The pleasure of diving in a marine paradise
The ocean of Tahiti and Her Islands offers a continually changing show. Marine treasures with an incredibly extraordinary fauna and flora !
The Polynesian waters contain attractive colonies of fish with multiple colours and forms which play in sumptuous coral gardens.
Nearly a thousand fish species in our Polynesian waters populate the lagoon, reef and open sea.
Among them, you will meet Manta rays, sharks and also turtles which will enchant your water adventure.
With an annual temperature oscillating between 26 and 29°C, and incredible visibility of up to 50 meters, our Polynesian waters offer you ideal conditions for scuba diving from January to December.
Since May 2002, Tahiti and Her Islands have been classed as “sanctuary for the protection and safeguard of whales and other marine mammals”.
You will be delighted in a multitude of excellent diving spots in Tahiti and Her Islands. The popular zones of exploration are the lagoon, the ocean, and the passages.
More than 12 islands have diving centers of international standards. A “live aboard” boat is also available in the Tuamotu.
Tahiti Nui Travel has made for you a selection of providers in each archipelago who will help you discover this marvellous marine world. They propose various options according to your level, and deal with both beginners and experienced plungers.
Enjoy also the great snorkeling spots in our islands.
Most of the hotels in Polynesia provide freely this activity at all their guests in order for them to discover by themselves the treasures of our lagoons.
In Moorea, the coral garden facing the Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort& Spa…in Bora Bora, in the back of the Private Motu of the Sofitel Marara Beach & Private Island, and the coral garden near the Motu Tane… in Taha’a, close to the Taha’a Private Island & Spa… in the Blue Lagoon in Rangiroa…