Huahine

French Polynesia

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Cruises to Huahine

Composed of two islands - Huahine Nui and Huahine Iti (Big Huahine and Little Huahine) - that are connected by a small bridge, Huahine truly is paradise in every sense of the word. Seeking beautiful beaches for relaxation? Check. Interested in ocean activities like snorkelling, diving and surfing in pristine waters? Take your pick. Or if you are more of a history buff than a sun worshipper, enjoy a tour of ancient archaeological sites. Feel a world away whilst soaking in the laid-back, relaxed atmosphere of island life.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Huahine. Ship will ANCHOR OFF SHORE at this port.
  • Time Zone
    Tahiti Time Zone (TAHT) UTC/GMT -19 hours
  • Language
    In Huahine, the local language spoken is French. "Bonjour" means hello whilst "s'il vous plait" means please. To ask how much something is, say "c'est combien?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    The French Pacific Franc is the local currency used for shopping. Whilst touring the island, visit the small villages to browse local stores selling a range of goods, from pottery and jewellery to clothing and more.
    • Famous For
      Huahine is well known for its beautiful beaches, archaeological sites, abundant water activities and secluded, laid-back atmosphere.
    • Fun Fact #1
      One of the island's most famous attractions is the blue-eyed eels that live in a stream in Faie village. The eels are considered sacred because of local mythology and truly do possess blue eyes that seemingly glow in the water.
    • Fun Fact #2
      There are several sites ideal for snorkelling and diving, including Avapeihi Pass where you can explore a reef and encounter a wide range of marine life, including snappers, trevallies and grey reef sharks.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Dedicated to Tane — Huahine’s god of war and fishing — Marae Manunu is an ancient archaeological site that features a large stepped ahu (alter), which is only one of two found in the Leeward Islands.

Huahine TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Huahine 4WD Safari

Experience the top sights of Huahine up-close as you tour the island by 4WD and take an outrigger to a pearl farm. This ...

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Snorkel Safari

Wave goodbye to the palms for a while as you explore the fascinating landscape Huahine has waiting for you under the wat...

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Motu Picnic

Boat out to a small islet, spend awhile doing whatever pleases you – or nothing – and enjoy a Polynesian beach picnic. ...

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Sacred Sites & Cultural Walk

This guided drive and walkabout provides an in-depth look at Huahine’s history, traditions and archaeological sites. ...

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