Tahiti Vacations- Making the most of your holiday or honeymoon in Tahiti
Tahiti, a south Pacific Island is an ultimate holiday destination. Tahiti and her sister islands are famous for their marine life, rugged mountains and sugar-white beaches. A vacation or honeymoon in Tahiti is incomparable for the exotic experiences that it can provide.
Being an island, one can expect a holiday in Tahiti to be laced with lots of water activities. We list here some of the many exciting things one can do to make your Tahiti leisure holiday a dream one- a vacation to treasure. GreatEscapesTravel offers vacation and honeymoon packages to Tahiti - so contact us to find out how to plan a memorable holiday or honeymoon in beautiful Tahiti.
Tahiti Cruises--- enjoying a luxurious holiday
Embark on a voyage of discovering the mysteries of Tahiti's unspoiled islands and lagoons in the south Pacific in the small but luxurious ships. Activities offered by the ships include jet skiing, windsurfing, waterskiing, parasailing, canoeing, diving, shark feeding, and snorkeling. You can also hire a boat and explore a lagoon on your own
Shore-side activities in Tahiti-indulging yourself during your vacation
Explore each island by a 4x4 safari. You will come across mesmerizing overlooks surrounded by lush-green peaks. Stop at the historic sites or taste the exotic fruits in the shops that dot the islands. You can also opt for guided hiking trips. While there, you can shop for souvenirs to remind you of your unforgettable visit to these islands. Live out the ultimate South Pacific fantasy lazing the day in the sun, exploring historical and cultural sites and at night, enjoy elaborate performances of music and dance by the local Tahitians.
Water activities in Tahiti
Popular water activities include scuba diving and surfing.
The scintillating views of the surrounding rugged mountains are matched by the amazing density of marine life in the crystal clear green waters. Enjoy watching schools of dolphins dance along the surf or see the sharks at every turn. In the Austral Islands, watch the humpback whales in their annual parade. The Aquarium is the perfect site for diving for beginners. The advance divers can try their luck at The Wrecks diving along side alongside and within the wrecks of a large cargo ship and a Catalina flying boat airplane. Explore underwater springs bubbling up from the ocean floor Fresh Water Springs.
- Shark Feeding
This thrilling excursion can be enjoyed at most islands. The excursion includes a short trip to the lagoon in a canoe or a powerboat where you can stand in four to seven feet of clear waters behind secure ropes and watch the experienced guides feed the sharks. If you are a non-swimmer, you can enjoy this exciting scene from the boat.
Shopping in Tahiti
The temperature, density, salinity, light, and pure climate of the warm lagoon waters of the islands have bestowed Tahiti the unique distinction of being Mother Nature's choicest destination for the cultivation of the world's purest and the most sought-after Tahitian Cultured Pearl. From the darkest black to shimmering shades of green, blue, bronze, or even pink, these jewels of the ocean are a must buy for keepsakes. You can get pearls of different price ranges, and sizes, in the form of customized jewelry or even individually.
In addition to cruise and discount holiday packages to Tahiti, GreatEscapesTravel also organizes excellent vacation packages to the Bahamas, Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, Cancun in the Mexican Carribbean or discount Apple Vacations to La Paz in Mexico. Contact us to find out more about all the exciting travel and tourism packages we offer.
Air Tahiti Nui links Tahiti and her islands with four continents to the South Pacific. They offer air services from the United States (New York and Los Angeles), France, New Zealand, Japan, Australia and more to Papeete, Tahiti.