An atoll in the Tuamotu Archipelago, 520 km (312 miles) northeast of Tahiti, and is a 1 hour and 40 minute flight from Papeete. It's clear lagoon, which is 3 1/2 miles wide by 19 miles long, has a deep navigable pass through the reef and shelters several black pearl farms. The population of 400 live in village of Turipaoa next to this pass. Activities are naturally centred around the lagoon and, no matter where you stay, your hosts will arrange boat trips to show you around the lagoon, visiting fish parks and pearl farms, with picnics on a 'motu' and line or spear fishing.
The 4 star Manihi Pearl Beach Resort offers a location in the natural beauty of the Tuamotu archipelago. The Manihi Pearl Beach Resort is an example of traditional Polynesian architecture using a mixture of materials: local precious wood, bamboo, shells, pandanus and palm tree fronds.
The 19 Over Water Bungalows have sundecks over the lagoon. Glass tables embedded in the floor, enabling you to discover the underwater world of the lagoon. The 22 Beach Bungalows situated along the beachfront give direct access to the lagoon. All bungalows are equipped with telephones, hair dryers, mini-bars, fans, in-room safe and coffee/tea facilities.
Snorkeling, outrigger canoe, windsurfing, lagoon fishing, billiard, library, and videos. Optional Activities: Scuba diving, pearl farm visit, boat ride to the reef pass, sightseeing tour to the village, picnic, deep sea fishing, day on a desert islet with picnic.
Airport Transfer: Transfer by outrigger canoe from airport: 5 minutes
Manihi Pearl Beach Resort
B.P. 2460 - 98713 Papeete, TAHITI
Pearl Beach Resort, Manihi Island, French Polynesia
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