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Tahiti Island Tour Including Venus Point, Taharaa View Point and Vaipahi Gardens

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USD 63.08
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    What to Expect
    Explore the natural wonders of Tahiti, the heart of the South Pacific, on this half-day afternoon tour of the island. Following hotel pickup in Papeete, travel aboard an air-conditioned coach to scenic highlights narrated by your knowledgeable guide.

    Your first stop will be on the west coast where you will visit the famous Marae Arahurahu, a religious site dedicated to the ancient gods where important ceremonies used to take place. 

    For manicured landscapes, your next stop is the Vaipahi Garden where you can wander around a tree-shaded wonderland of waterfalls, ponds and colorful tropical flowers. Your guide can help you identify the plant life as you take in this botanical gem. 

    Next visit Venus Point, located on a black-sand beach at Matavai Bay. Note the Victorian-era lighthouse and a monument that commemorates Captain James Cook, who observed the 1769 transit of Venus here during his work for the Royal Society.

    Your coach journeys along scenic roads to the Arahoho Blowhole, where you’re treated to a natural show of seawater that spouts skyward during large ocean swells. Stroll the strip of shoreline along this popular surfing spot before boarding the coach.

    Afterwards, visit Taharaa View Point for breathtaking panoramic views over the island before being returned to your hotel in Papeete where your tour ends.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please note that for tours/transfers on Mondays and Week-End days, bookings must be made at the latest 72hours before.
    If not, the tour/transfer may not be available due to process delay.

    For any departure from Cruise Dock, the pick-up time is scheduled at 1:00 p.m.
    Departure Time
    11:30 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point at approximately 5:45pm
    • Local guide
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 3 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    This is an excellent tour and way to see the island of Tahiti. The tour is complete as far as the highlights of Tahiti is concerned. It would have a five star review if the guide had had a better command of the English language. She was very knowledgeable BUT she was so hard to
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    We only had two nights in Tahiti, so we wanted to take a tour that wouldn't take up our whole day. We decided to take the half day tour and very glad we did. Our guide J.B. was funny and informative. We learned about the daily lives of the people living on the island and the
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    As every confirmaion states call your tour operator to confirm location and time of pickup. Confirrnation stated 1:35 PM @ the ship. I called and was informed to be there @ noon, so we skipped lunch went there (nothing) it is now pouring rain, called again to ask why, you need
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    This was a wonderful tour steeped in history that enabled us to see the beautiful fauna and lovely waterfalls of Tahiti and also take in the landmarks and monuments to Captain Cook and Captain Bligh at Venus point.Also great to see the lighthouse designed by Robert Louis
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    This was a great tour for getting to know the area and seeing places that we might want to revisit. They packed a lot into the half-day tour. I recommend doing this on your first day in Papeete so you can get a feel for the island.
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