Taha’a is just a few minute ferryride from Raiatea’s airport. The vanilla island inspires the charm of French Polynesia of yesteryear. The island looks like a huge colorful and scented garden where vanilla, a precious orchid, reigns as princess. It is indeed in Taha’a that 80% of the famous Tahitian vanilla is produced. It is the connoisseurs’ first choice of vanilla. Planters happily explain to the visitors the complexity to produce this spice of which one can smell the perfume all over the island.
Taha’a is also a superb lagoon, much appreciated by sailors who like to moor in the deep bays, quiet and beautiful. Put your mask on and discover pristine coral gardens around the motu.