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FRENCH POLYNESIA - OCEANIA'S LEADING DIVE DESTINATION

Award-winning Accommodation in French Polynesia | Travel Budget | Best time to go | Romantic Holiday Ideas

Are you prepared to take the trip of a lifetime off your bucket list?

One of the most beautiful and sought-after travel destinations in the world is French Polynesia. With 118 islands and atolls, or ring-shaped coral reefs, French Polynesia boasts the most spectacular biodiverse.

Know before you go

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  • Bora Bora, French Polynesia won Oceania’s Leading Island Destination in 2020, and 2021.
  • French Polynesia won Oceania’s Leading Dive Destination for the past three years (2020 – 2022).

The best time to go to French Polynesia

PAPEETE WEATHER

When you look at the average temperatures for Papeete, you can expect a variance of 1 to 2 degrees between the various islands. Sometimes three degrees in difference, but that is very seldom. Therefore, you can easily use the climate information to help you plan your trip to anyone of the islands in French Polynesia.

Average rainfall in Papeete

French Polynesia is an all-year-round holiday destination which makes it so much more alluring. June to September are the best months for sightseeing and hiking because these months have the least rainy days.

Day and night temperatures in Pepeete

If it is really hot weather that you’re chasing, then plan your holiday in Papeete to fall in the months from January to April.

FAQ: How much does a holiday to French Polynesia cost?

One thing we all know only too well is the cost of living where we live. However, what we don’t know is how it compares to our dream holiday destination. Compare city to city on typical holiday expenses. Like the cost of dinner out, or the cost of groceries (self-catering holidays), or transport such as taxis, buses, and trains. 

Suggested Read: Step-by-step guide to planning your holiday trip.

The absolute best places to stay at in French Polynesia

This is a detailed list with links to the best resorts, villas, and luxury hotels in French Polynesia, spanning 2020 to 2022.

  • Conrad Bora Bora Nui won Oceania’s Leading Resort in 2020 and 2021, as well as French Polynesia’s Leading Resort in 2021
  • InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa won Oceania’s Leading Green Hotel in 2020 and 2021
  • The Three-Bedroom Beachfront Villa Estate @ Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora won French Polynesia’s Leading Luxury Hotel Villa in 2022.
  • The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort won Oceania’s Leading Family Resort in 2022. It’s also a popular resort for couples – a most romantic honeymoon destination. They won the World’s Most Romantic Resort in 2020!
  • Le Bora Bora by Pearl Resort won Oceania’s Leading Beach Resort in 2022.
  • The Brando, the breathtakingly beautiful private island of Tetiaroa, won Oceania’s Leading Private Island Resort, in 2022. They also walked away with the award for French Polynesia’s Leading Resort, 2022.
  • And speaking about The Brando, if you’re looking for a luxury hotel, consider the Three-Bedroom Villa @ The Brando.  They won French Polynesia’s Leading Luxury Hotel Villa in 2020 and 2021.

Romantic Holiday Ideas in French polynesia