Top Reasons Why Tahiti Should Be Your Next Getaway

If you ever wondered what a heaven on Earth would look like, you should visit Tahiti.

Tahiti is one of the world’s most popular travel destinations. Attracting tourists from around the globe with its black-sand beaches, lagoons, waterfalls and 2 extinct volcanoes. It is the largest island in French Polynesia, the South Pacific archipelago. Tahiti is one of those places we associate with the exotic. It’s the ideal place for spending unforgettable summer days. Everyone should visit Tahiti at least once in their lifetime. It’s probably not that hard to convince you to visit, but here are some good reasons:

The food

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The first reason to visit Tahiti is to experience the best of European and Pacific cuisine. In Tahiti, the food and the atmosphere are both excellent. The signature dish in Tahiti is poisson cru, or raw fish. It’s sweet, tender, refreshing and exotic. Just like itself.

To snorkel & dive

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In Tahiti, almost all resorts provide snorkelling gear. There are a lot of shark snorkelling experiences available and plenty of lagoons to play around in. Don’t miss the fun! 

Swimming with whales

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Tahiti is visited by the highest number of migrating southern humpback whales. If you are lucky enough, you can watch them but you can also swim with them. Crazy, huh? Also, remember that by law you can’t approach a whale within 15 metres, but that doesn’t apply if they approach you.

Go surfing

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Tahiti is known for big wave surfing. Teahupo’o is considered as the most dangerous break in the world due to its size, force and power. But it’s okay, if you don’t like surfing you can still take a sightseeing boat and see this incredible force of nature.

Chase waterfalls

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Tahiti offers a little bit of everything. This island nation is home to breathtaking beaches and natural wonders like waterfalls. I mean, who doesn’t like waterfalls?

Endless lagoons

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The breathtaking lagoons of French Polynesia are really what makes this place so famous.

Jungle tours

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If you are not the type of laying in the beach for hours, then a jungle tour through Tahiti’s rainforests will keep you on your toes. It is never boring, and it’s a good chance to appreciate the beautiful diversity of Tahiti.

Romantic place

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Yes, Tahiti has it all. It is the ideal place for proposing and spending romantic nights with your beloved one.

What do you think of Tahiti? Have you ever visited it? Tell me about your experience.