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Things to know


  • Polynesians are warm and welcoming.
  • 3 main ethnic groups: Polynesians, Chinese and Europeans with many mixed races actors.
  • Languages spoken are French, Tahitian and English.
  • A sunny climate all year round with a constant temperature varying between 77°F and 88°F (or 25°C and 31°C) throughout The Islands of Tahiti.
  • The Islands of Tahiti offers medical services according to French standards with state-of-the-art equipment and a medical staff of general practitioners, specialists and technicians. There are hospitals on the islands of Tahiti, Moorea, Raiatea in the Society Islands and Nuku Hiva in the Marquesas Islands. The islands of Rangiroa and Huahine have a dispensary with a doctor. On Fakarava, Tikehau, Tubuai, Rurutu and Hiva Oa, a nurse on duty will be able to provide first aid while waiting for medical evacuation to the nearest hospital if necessary. It is also possible to request an accompanying physician in advance for a large-scale shooting.