The Polynesians came quite late to this archipelago; the Australes Islands nevertheless have innumerable treasures.
Located in the South Pacific far away from the main maritime routes, it is composed of 5 principal high islands of which Rurutu, Tubuai, Rimatara and Raivavae.
They have fertile plains because of their climate which is cooler than that of Tahiti.
These marvellous islands have preserved their environment and traditions thanks to their distance.
The Austral Islands – Lands & Traditions
Landscape of Rurutu Polynesians came quite late to this archipelago to enjoy the innumerable treasures of the Austral Islands. Located in the South [...]
Rurutu’s Incredible Caves
Rurutu's Incredible Caves View on the lagoon of Rurutu from a grottoe Rurutu - described for long time as a “long basket”, is part of th [...]
Rurutu – the authentic
Pureness Stripped of a lagoon, it gives the impression that it has been pulled up out of the water with its mountains which culminate at 389 meters [...]