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Raiatea Cruise Reviews

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Raiatea is one of the largest islands in French Polynesia -- second only to Tahiti -- but don't let its size fool you into thinking that it is dripping with tourists. While Bora Bora offers celebrity ...
lomimu
02/14
Lush foliage and flowers, beautiful views, great roads. Bit of a town by the pier (get wine at the Champions ... Read more
Act 3
08/13
We took a general island tour (which we did at each stop). We found every guide to be quit knowledgle about ... Read more
pwchief
01/13
This is the only port that you dock at, despite what your cruise documents say, which is heavenly, easy on & ... Read more
Realcouplereviews
01/13
Not much to do if you don't take a tour. The tours are cultural in nature. We didn't participate in tours ... Read more
HamburgAvonLady
11/12
Pretty island --- very nice pier area --- just walked around and did some window shopping. The pier area is ... Read more
Bruiserbruce
10/12
Tahaa was day two and the ship organises the passengers to transfer to a gorgeous Motu for lunch & drinks, ... Read more
Bruiserbruce
10/12
Very basic tours available first day at dock. Read more
equus
08/12
Arrived on Sunday the place was closed. Read more
mickeyfinn
06/12
Forget it not worth getting off the ship for Read more
winnies65
04/12
Leaving Raiatea at 2.00pm is criminal. This a beautiful port and fortunately we were docked so no time wasted ... Read more
boomerone
02/12
Went with new friends from the ship on our own to a small motu not far from the ship tie up pier. The water ... Read more
mdbgoldfamily
02/12
Went with Bruno on Le Bleu Excursion and had a very good day. The drift snorkling was incredible, though a ... Read more
nana2many
01/12
Nice island. Flatter than Bora Bora and Moorea. Took a boat trip from the dock to the only navigable river ... Read more
sansterre
12/11
The marae is definitely interesting to visit. We had 30 minutes there, could have used more. But it takes ... Read more
Boz12
12/11
Quaint little town. Friendly people. Read more
highlandshores
09/11
Beautiful Island. We did the Faaroa River and Island Exploration 4X4. Best of both worlds and a good time Read more
Christina Auld
08/11
Market shopping again, beautiful hand carved objects, went to a Motu for swimming & snorkeling, warm & ... Read more
garyinsydney
06/11
You don't go to Tahiti for the towns; you go for the beaches, resorts and the water. We did a pearl farm ... Read more
jace27
05/11
Get off the ship early as it is caotic in the visitors center and you will miss out, or if you pre-booked a ... Read more
C2Dan
02/11
The ship actually anchors near Motu Mahana, the cruise line's private island in the vicinity of Taha'a, which ... Read more
TANRO02
05/10
Should have worked harder for a tour. Change of schedule meant a lack of time at the port which meant a ... Read more
muchemistry
04/10
We went on the motorized outrigger canoe and 4x4 tour. The canoe tour was nice. You go up the river which is ... Read more
SKYHALL
08/09
Beautiful Island. Not much to see in the down. If you can, do the waterfall hike. The jeep safari isn't ... Read more
Innerloop
05/09
This spot seemed a bit "pre-packaged" and not a lot of local flavor.  Also no good beach so was mainly ... Read more

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