With over 100 islands that make up what are collectively known as French Polynesia, it doesn’t take long to realize the possibilities are nearly endless for a wonderful holiday in this stunning part of the world.
With both white and black sand beaches, miles of coastline, coral lagoons and iconic over water bungalows, French Polynesia is a paradise on earth waiting to be discovered.
Discover beautiful beaches
The first thing that comes to mind when most people think of French Polynesia are the gorgeous sandy beaches that stretch for miles. Lined with with tall palm trees perfect for hanging a hammock with views of endless, brilliant blue sea, these are the beaches you see on postcards and long for. With Bora Bora and Tahiti being two of the most popular, the French Polynesian coast has been the ideal getaway for people all over the world.
Take a surfing course
Of course if you’re going to be lounging in the shade all day, enjoying a relaxing holiday, why not take some time to spice it up and explore the wonderful opportunities that exist in the water as well. French Polynesia is known worldwide for it’s year round surfing potential. with instructors from around the world, who are familiar with the area and it’s unique differences, you can make a dream come true and learn to ride the waves in a one of a kind of setting.
Swim with the turtles
Coming to French Polynesia and not swimming wouldn’t make much sense but you can take that a step further and truly engage with what makes the region special by taking a dip with some of the local wildlife. One of the few places in the world where it’s possible, visitors to the Polynesian region have the opportunity to swim with a gentle giant, the green sea turtle. That’s a story you can tell when you get back home!
For any kid of holiday, relaxing on the beach, exploring the natural wonders of the region or signing up for a once in a lifetime adventure, the islands of French Polynesia are ripe with opportunities to experience a lifestyle completely different form anywhere else in the world. The choices are limitless and no matter what you choose chances are its something you’ll never forget.