You will discover Raiatea differently. You will hear anecdotes about Raiatea and its inhabitants' everyday life with a lot of humor and no preconception. You will stop in atypical and picturesque places, to discover odd objects, meet local personalities or hear the story of a particular place. Your guide will tell you about education, religion, local economy, crafts, politics and more...59 USD per adult
Follow your experienced guide on this tour of the SACRED island. This tour will take you to the discovery of the beauty of the island. From the majestic flora to the ancient archeological sites, you will learn everything about this island.
A Vanilla plantation: Stop at a vanilla plantation, where you will have the chance to stroll among the rows of these orchids and get a good explanation on the process of polination and growing.
The Marae Taputapuatea: Visit the largest "marae" (ancient temple) of French Polynesia : TAPUTAPUATEA , very famous placewhere councils of war, human sacrifice, and coronation of kings and queens were among the rituals in times of antiquity.
A Pearl Farm: Learn all about the pearl farming world: the choice of the oysters, the preparation for grafting, the time for harvesting.
Visit of the Uturoa Village: its center, its market, its harbor, its shops...
- 59 USD per adult
- 30 USD per child
Inclusions - Roundtrip transfers to/from tour starting point by minibus, Guided tour, Water
Schedules (transfer time from hotels not taken into account) - Morning Tour 08h30 - 12h30; Afternoon Tour 13h00 - 17h00
Pick up / Drop off - Raiatea Lodge, Sunset Beach, Villa Tonoï, Villa Ixora, Manava and hotels below with extra charge: Fare Vai Nui - Roundtrip 30' Transfer by bus for a pick up at Uturoa pier.
Spoken Languages - English, French
Vehicle Info - Minibus
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