On the main island of Tahiti, there are some spectacular black sand beaches. Lafayette Beach, is a beautiful, quiet, black sand Tahiti beach surrounded by lush tropical vegetation.
Tahiti Beach is a great peninsular beach coming off the southwestern tip of the island. It has beautiful blue water to the NW and very shallow water to the SE. Either pull your boat up or walk out from the island.
A Guide to Tahiti's Best Beaches From Moorea to the Tuamotus, These Beaches Stand Apart
Tahiti is the highest and largest island in French Polynesia lying close to Mo'orea island. It is located 4,400 kilometres (2,376 nautical miles) south of Hawaii, 7,900 km (4,266 nmi) from Chile, and 5,700 km (3,078 nmi) from Australia. The island is 45 km (28 mi) across at its widest point and covers an area of 1,045 km 2 (403 sq mi).
Some of the best Tahiti beaches are located on the grounds of Tahiti beach resorts are located on the west coast just south of the capital city of Papeete and the international airport..
Tahiti Proper. The beaches on the two small islands of Tahiti don’t get the same billing as their neighbors in the Society Islands, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t gems to be found here.
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Official Islands of Tahiti - Information on visiting Tahiti islands, Bora Bora, Moorea & other Tahitian islands in the South Pacific. Cruises, Vacations & more. Located in the Pacific Ocean, The Islands of Tahiti are a mythical destination. Tahiti calls to mind visions of an idyllic French Polynesia island paradise.