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Papeete
Papeete is a great base for exploring Tahiti’s lagoons, black- and white-sand beaches and volcanoes. You’ll find a lively nightlife scene centered around the ferry dock. For an authentic island experience, visit Mapuru a Paraita market or Musee de la Perle to find local black pearls.

All things to do » Things to do

Aremiti Ferry
Aremiti Ferry
Attraction type: Ferries
Paofai Gardens
Paofai Gardens
Attraction type: Gardens
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Musee de la Perle Robert WAN - The Robert WAN Pearl Museum
Musee de la Perle Robert WAN - The Robert WAN Pearl Museum
The only museum in the world that is dedicated to pearls presents exhibits depicting the art, history, philosophy and mythology of these beautiful gems.
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Notre Dame Cathedral
Notre Dame Cathedral
Attraction type: Churches & Cathedrals
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Trou du Souffleur de Arahoho
Trou du Souffleur de Arahoho
Attraction type: Other

All places to eat » Places to eat

Le Grillardin
Le Grillardin
Ranked #1 of 81 Restaurants in Papeete
Price: $30 - $50
Cuisines: French, European, Gastropub
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Les Roulottes
Les Roulottes
Ranked #2 of 81 Restaurants in Papeete
Cuisines: French, Chinese, Polynesian
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
L'O a La Bouche
L'O a La Bouche
Ranked #3 of 81 Restaurants in Papeete
Price: $45 - $113
Cuisines: French
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Le Souffle
Le Souffle
Ranked #4 of 81 Restaurants in Papeete
Cuisines: French
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
O 3 Filous
O 3 Filous
Ranked #6 of 81 Restaurants in Papeete
Cuisines: French, European, Delicatessen
Good for: Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Taaroa Lodge
Taaroa Lodge
$44 - $112

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Village Temanoha
Village Temanoha
$94 - $121 (€83 - €107)
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Cook's Bay
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Village Temanoha
Village Temanoha
$94 - $121 (€83 - €107)
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Cook's Bay
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Fare Suisse Tahiti
3.0 of 5
Fare Suisse Tahiti
$96 - $99 (€85 - €88)
Ranked #1 of 7 Papeete B&B and Inns
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Maison D'Hotes Tutehau
Maison D'Hotes Tutehau
$101 - $184 (€90 - €163)
Ranked #2 of 7 Papeete B&B and Inns
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Pension Ahitea Lodge
Pension Ahitea Lodge
$87 - $99 (€77 - €88)
Ranked #3 of 7 Papeete B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa
4.5 of 5
InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa
$260 - $440
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Faa'a
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Manava Suite Resort Tahiti
4.0 of 5
Manava Suite Resort Tahiti
$170 - $337
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Punaauia
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Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa
5.0 of 5
Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa
$357 - $691
Ranked #1 of 13 Hotels in Moorea
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.