Papeete Travel Information
Called the Island of Love, Tahiti is the largest island in French Polynesia. The capital, Papeete, is a premier tourist destination. Papeete has an exciting nightlife, great shopping and friendly faces. Take a walking tour of Papeete to really see this island city. Stop at Fare Manihini (Visitor's House) for a map of the city as well as advice, tips and questions answered.
Spend the next day shopping at the Marche Municipale in the center of Papeete. The colorful stalls offer you a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, seafood, flowers and souvenirs such as pareos, straw baskets, hats, handbags and jewelry made of shells.
Walking tours, exotic foods, shopping and a vibrant nightlife; it is all available on Papeete.