Tahiti and 118 attendant islands and atolls, all radiant with iridescent green and turquoise, make up the country of French Polynesia, a French overseas territory that is spread across an area of the South Pacific that is as big as western Europe. If you’re looking for an uncrowded destination, try French Polynesia Holidays.

Currency: CFP franc and French Polynesian franc

Average Flying Time: 32 hours

Time zone: GMT – 9.5 and GMT – 9

Spoken Language(s): French

Top Five Attractions

Mount Otemanu, a 727m dormant volcano
Maupiti small coral atoll
Opunohu Bay
Taputapuatea marae archaeological site
Musée de Tahiti et des Îles museum of Polynesian culture

Other Trips