Mangareva, an original cultural step

You will come to Mangareva for two reasons: its breathtaking lagoon that contains both high mountainous islands with lush vegetation and coral islands, or its cultural heritage coming from the Christianization of Polynesia.

  • 1600km / 1000 miles southeast Tahiti (2h50 flight)
  • Area : 15km² of land
  • Population : 950
  • Main village : Rikitea
  • 1 accommodation
  • Airport : Mangareva, motu Totegegie
  • White sand beaches
  • Mount Duff
View from the mountain on the lagoon of Mangareva island
View from the mountain on the lagoon of Mangareva island
Must see
  • The Saint Michel Cathedral and its altar decorated with perles and mother-of-pearl
  • The Rouru convent and Maputeoa tomb
  • The pearl farms and mother-of-pearl engraving centre
  • The «ghost village» of Agokono
Beach on Mangareva island
Beach on Mangareva island
Couple walking on a beach of Mangareva island
Couple walking on a beach of Mangareva island
You will also like
  • Raiatea, the heart of polynesian culture
  • Discover Tubuai
  • 3 islands for a cultural trip
  • A genuine shopping
During your vacation
  • Hiking and horse riding
  • The Cathedral and others Christians sites
  • Lagoon toura
Mangareva island
Mangareva island

Customer reviews


24/01/2018 - Paolo, Italy

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