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Tahiti Island Tour Including Venus Point, Taharaa View Point and Vaipahi Gardens
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This grotto features a lake of black water that creates an optical illusion - the cave appears much smaller than it actually is.
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This was such a nice stop, trails to different gardens, small waterfalls, a hidden grotto. Very cool under the trees and near the mountain waters. Relaxing and peaceful. Roosters walk around and gardens are lush. No fees to walk the gardens. Sufficient parking.

Thank SL21872
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A lovely stop if you are driving around the island - and a great spot for portraits! Parking is relatively minimal, but there's not a lot of traffic on that road.

Thank mistereks
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This site was right on the main road. Pull over and park in the small lot and walk through the site. There are two large grottos (a small, picturesque cave according to the web) to see. It’s a unique geological feature that you don’t get...More

Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Start looking for this attraction at about PK28 from Papeete as it’s not well signposted and you’ll be on it before you know. Parking is available on both sides of the road although not plentiful. If you need to use the pedestrian crossing, be careful...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 17 December 2016

You can't get into the Grotto. You can only see it from the outside. It's a nice thing to stop by, but you shouldn't put it on the top of your list on Tahiti. Better go to the center of the island with 4x4.

Thank nenad_jelenkovic
Reviewed 1 December 2016

beautiful spot just a short walk from main road. are able to swim in the water, did see free water eels

Thank 54cmp
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A couple of natural caves with small ponds on the bottom. Can't get too close cause of falling rocks danger. A quick 15 min stop on the way, nothing more..

Thank Maayan H
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Worth a short stop. The exotic plants are very interesting and it would help if one's guide could help identify them as not all are labelled. The grotto is a beautiful clear blue colour, but I would not recommend anyone swimming in it as there...More

Thank ShilohinBC
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This was a sop on our Unique Tour of Tahiti. Interesting but nothing special. If you are passing by do stop and view the grotto. But do not drive there simply for the attraction.

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We visited the grotto as part of an island tour. Our stop was very brief. Basically just for a photo op.

Thank Finallyfree
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