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Adventure Vacations on The Islands of Tahiti

November 30, 2021 in Experience

The best adventure vacations take you out of your comfort zone, both physically and mentally. They break your routine (in the best way), even if it is only for a week or two. 

That is why for some, an adventure vacation means a change of pace and scenery. For others, it is about getting their adrenaline pumping and checking something off their bucket list. Whatever your idea of adventure travel is, French Polynesia has an adventure tour to awaken all your senses.

Adventure Tours in The Islands of Tahiti

Designed to help you get to know the area and challenge yourself, adventure tours in The Islands of Tahiti are perfect for all types of travelers. Whichever adventure tour you take, it will leave you with a better understanding of the South Pacific, in addition to creating some epic stories to share when you are back to the daily grind. 

Whether you want a more active tour or prefer to take a more passive approach, we have an adventure tour for you. Hike the rocky mountains to beautiful waterfalls like the Fautaua Waterfall, the tallest in the world. Relax on one of Bora Bora’s expansive white sand beaches while you take in views of Mount Otemanu, a dormant volcano surrounded by clear, blue waters. Island hop to Moorea and check out some known surf spots such as Haapiti beach and Temae. Take a road trip around Tahiti Nui, and cruise the northwest portion of Tahiti. Jump into the lagoon waters surrounding your overwater bungalow and try out one of the many water sports right from your villa. Or take a Tahiti island tour and taste local cuisines including flavors from  Papeete’s famed market. 

There are countless options to choose from around the 118 islands of the South Pacific. Water or land excursions are a great way to uncover some hidden lagoons or experience the tropical vegetation surrounding The Islands of Tahiti.

Find your perfect adventure tour in Tahiti from the list below. 

Tahiti Tours

Leave the stress of choosing from so many Tahiti activities behind you. Explore this curated list of the most popular adventure tours in The Islands of Tahiti.

Taha’a Safari Tours

Taha’a safari tours offer many options for adventure such as boat trips, off-road vehicle or sunset excursions and electric bike rentals. Immerse yourself in Taha’a underwater coral gardens, a unique channel that stretches from the ocean barrier coral reef to the inner lagoon. 

Poe Charter Tahiti – Moorea

Take a catamaran cruise with Poe Charter Tahiti located on the island of Moorea and get a different view of The Islands of Tahiti. The local island experts know the cutest little nooks around the 118 islands of the South Pacific to take their guests. Experience some of the bluest waters amongst the Polynesian culture on one of the leading catamaran charters in French Polynesia.

Reef Discovery

If you think the view of the South Pacific is beautiful, wait until you swim with the tropical fishes of Bora Bora with Reef Discovery snorkeling tours. Experience the pristine coral gardens and cross your fingers you see one of the famous manta rays. Choose for a half-day or a full-day excursion. Reef Discovery also offers sunset cruises should you be interested in treating yourself after your snorkeling adventure. 


Go on a once and a lifetime underwater adventure and take a diving helmet excursion with Aquablue. Experience the marine life of the South Pacific without being scuba certified. Easier than scuba diving, it is now possible to walk underwater with these yellow helmets. Experience the wonders of Moorea island lagoon in a safe way and get ready to have the most unique experience of your life.  


TOPDIVE offers some of the best scuba diving in French Polynesia. Based on six islands including: Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, Tetiaroa, Rangiroa, Fakarava North, and Fakarava South, each located near a beautiful dive site. Beginners and advanced diving alike will enjoy this adventure and chance encounter with some of our rare sea life and to experience some of the best scuba diving in The Islands of Tahiti.   

Moana Adventure Tours 

Experience the warm waters of Bora Bora with Moana adventure tours. Choose to explore the surrounding lagoon on a jet ski or boat tour. The tour operators are there to help no matter what your skill level. 

Centre Culturel Paul Gauguin

If your idea of adventure is experiencing Polynesian culture you will want to check out the Centre Culturel Paul Gauguin museum dedicated to the famous painter. 

If these adventures will not get your adrenaline pumping enough, perhaps you prefer swimming with whales or even more daring, swimming with sharks. These are the tip of the iceberg of popular and authentic adventures you can experience in French Polynesia. 

Whatever adventure you choose, you are guaranteed lasting memories. Book your adventure vacation today!