9 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

9 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock French Polynesia travel route planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

Start: Madison
bus + Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Moorea
— 1 night
Fly + ferry:  2​h 45​min
2
Bora Bora
— 4 nights
ferry + Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Papeete, Tahiti
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  20​h 45​min
End: Madison

1
night
Moorea

On the tattered triangle of Mo'orea, green peaks and ridges jut up out of the flat, fertile valleys.
On the 20th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Belvedere Lookout, steep yourself in history at Tiki Village Cultural Center, and then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Magic Mountain, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then stop by Eva Perles Pearl Buying.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Moorea trip builder .

Madison, USA to Moorea is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Tahiti Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Madison in June; daily highs in Moorea reach 85°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Bora Bora.

Things to do in Moorea

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Tiki Village Cultural Center ©
Tiki Village Cultural Center
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Bora Bora

Bora Bora ©
There's a reason why many consider Bora Bora the most romantic island in the world.
Step out of the city life by going to Mount Otemanu and Scuba & Snorkeling. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Matira Beach, have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and stop by Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bora Bora driving holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Moorea to Bora Bora in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Papeete.

Things to do in Bora Bora

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Matira Beach ©
Matira Beach
Mount Otemanu ©
Mount Otemanu
Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora ©
Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora

1
night
Papeete, Tahiti

Papeete ©
The capital of French Polynesia, Pape'ete amounts to little more than a medium-sized town by Western standards, but it is still a thriving hub of culture and commerce.
On the 26th (Fri), contemplate the long history of James Norman Hall Home, hunt for treasures at Municipal Market, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Tahiti and the Islands, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee de la perle et Bijouterie.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Papeete day trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Bora Bora to Papeete takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Papeete

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

James Norman Hall Home, Museum of Tahiti and the Islands
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Tahiti and the Islands ©
Museum of Tahiti and the Islands
James Norman Hall Home ©
James Norman Hall Home
Municipal Market
Municipal Market

Similar Plans

10 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, relaxing, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM FRENCH POLYNESIA February, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 20 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM FRENCH POLYNESIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM FRANCE August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in French Polynesia BY A USER FROM FRENCH POLYNESIA April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans