Where to go

7 locations rich in marine life to discover…

Marine life

Tahiti has a wealth of marine life to discover but here are the most popular animal species and marine life events. Let us know the ones you would particularly like to see…

Dive trips

5 trips available. All our trip ideas are offered to inspire you, but our strength is in tailoring your itinerary.

Paul Gauguin Cruise

Cruise the islands of Tahiti in style on board this luxury ship which sails throughout the year to some spectacular locations. Suitable for divers and non-diving partners.

  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

Rangiroa & Fakarava

Exhilarating diving in Rangiroa’s two passes coupled with the Garuae pass in Fakarava makes this a thrilling adventure for shark lovers!

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Tahiti Island-Hopping Adventure

Spend your time island-hopping between three of Tahiti's most alluring diving islands, Bora Bora, Tikehau and Fakarava.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Bora Bora & Rangiroa

Bora Bora is the iconic island retreat. Rangiroa’s lagoon, maximum depth 28 metres, is so large that it’s impossible to see from one side to the other. 

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Hotel Maitai Polynesian – Bora Bora

Located on a hillside, the Hotel Maitai offers breathtaking views across an emerald lagoon to the neighbouring islands of Raiatea and Tahaa.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

When to go

The dry season is considered the best time to dive Tahiti.


  • Dry season

    Apr to Nov: April to November sees drier weather and the best conditions for diving
  • Wet season

    Dec to Mar: Regular rainfall and the possibility of cyclones, but diving remains excellent

Wildlife events

  • Jun to Jun: Mating grey reef sharks in Rangiroa
  • Sep to Oct: manta rays in Rangiroa
  • Jul to Oct: Humpback whales visit to calve in Rurutu
  • Nov to Apr: Hammerhead sharks in Fakarava
  • Jun to Jul: Huge schools of grouper congregate to mate in Fakarava


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