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What to do in Moorea

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Activities in French Polynesia

What to see in Moorea

Welcome to the tropical paradise of Moorea! This charming island in French Polynesia will captivate you with its lush beauty and leave you breathless with its exciting range of activities.

Get ready to swim in the crystal-clear lagoons surrounding Moorea. There’s no better place to immerse yourself in turquoise waters and discover an underwater world filled with tropical fish and dreamy corals! Diving here is like stepping into a giant aquarium.

If you’re looking for breathtaking panoramic views, you can’t miss the Belvedere Lookout. Imagine gazing down at the island from the heights, with its majestic mountains and blue lagoons stretching out before your eyes. It’s a dreamlike setting!

Embark on an exhilarating hike to discover the Afareaitu Waterfalls, where the sound of falling water will connect you with nature in its purest form.

Moorea is also an incredible destination for golf enthusiasts looking to combine the excitement of the sport with the island’s natural beauty and tropical ambiance. In Moorea, the top-notch golf course is located in an idyllic setting, with panoramic views of the mountains, lagoons, and the ocean, creating a dreamlike atmosphere for playing.

Activities in Moorea

But that’s not all; here in Moorea, you can have unique encounters with sea turtles, reef sharks, and friendly rays. Imagine swimming alongside these majestic creatures in their natural habitats—an unparalleled experience!

During certain times of the year, specifically from July to November, Moorea’s warm waters become the perfect stage for humpback whale watching. These ocean giants migrate from the cold waters of the South Pole to the warm waters of the Pacific to mate and give birth.

Are you a water sports enthusiast? Moorea offers you the opportunity to surf and paddleboard on its stunning beaches. Ride the waves or paddle on crystal-clear waters while marveling at the surrounding landscape!

If Cook’s Bay is your next stop, don’t miss the chance to take an exciting boat tour. Enjoy unparalleled panoramas, and if you’re lucky, you may spot dolphins and whales accompanying you on this marine adventure.

What to do in Moorea

Want to conquer the heights? Embark on a hiking adventure on Mount Tohivea, the highest peak in Moorea. From here, you’ll witness breathtaking panoramic views that will leave you in awe and wanting to capture them in photographs forever.

And if you wish to immerse yourself in Polynesian culture, Tiki Village is the perfect place. Here, you can experience traditional island life through captivating dances and native crafts, immersing yourself in a world full of traditions and charm.

You can’t leave Moorea without trying the delicious local cuisine. Restaurants here offer fresh and delightful dishes with French and Polynesian influences. You can also enjoy a poke prepared by a local chef on a motu or private island off the shores of Moorea.

And, of course, there’s no better way to end your day than by relaxing on its beaches with crystal-clear turquoise waters while the soft white sand caresses your feet.