Tubuai, the island of abundance within the Austral archipelago

Tubuai is the largest island of the Austral archipelago and is located on the tropic of Capricorn. Because of its location it benefits from a temperate climate.


  • Located 640km / 397 miles south of Tahiti (flight time: 1 hour 40 minutes)
  • Area: 45km2 / 26 sq miles
  • Population: 2,100 inhabitants
  • Airport: Hauri
  • Highest peak: Mount Taita (422m / 1,385 ft)
The lagoon of Tubuai : a magical playground for kite surfers
The lagoon of Tubuai : a magical playground for kite surfers
Must see
  • Hikes and 4WD safari tours
  • “Motu” consisting of 13 colorful, shady sandy beaches
  • Mount Taita: breathtaking view of the lagoon
  • Diving and snorkeling
  • Kite boarding and windsurfing
Sunset on Tubuai island
Sunset on Tubuai island
A lagoon in the Austral islands
A lagoon in the Austral islands
You will also like
During your vacation
  • Scuba diving with “La Bonne Bouteille”
  • Kite board with Tahiti-Kitesurf
  • Vaiteanui family hotel
Tubuai viewed from a motu
Tubuai viewed from a motu

Customer reviews


17/11/2017 - Paul & Madi, Bucarest, Roumania, Europe

Translated by Google Translate : Ia Orana dear friends, With 5 stars, please!   I arrived in Polynesia several times, with my wife, and each time it was with you, since when you were "Tahiti Nui Travel" until this year. First it was Ariimana who took care of all our reservations and then was Frederic. Every time, everything went...


16/10/2017 - Martine / Christophe , France

Translated by Google translate : Our Opinion on returning from our beautiful trip: Overall good. General organization of your stay (reception at the airport, transfers, domestic flights): Excellent Pension Tupuna in Huahine: Welcome and simple availability. Isolated place without mode of transport. regular food and high price. - With a flat for...


27/09/2017 - Krasimir, Bulgaria

Being a highly reputable member of the largest travellers society in Bulgaria, I have recommended this agency to a large audience as the preferable partner for vacationing in Fr. Polynesia. Raivavae Tama Inn: Being the only customer, I was given very special treatment and felt more than welcome by them. Transfers, tours and meals were great....

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