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Friendly little town,,

Nice little town with friendly people. Some shopping and local island crafts for purchase. Nice... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Bayville, New Jersey
Great place to purchase French Polynesian jewelry and clothing

I was in town two days via my cruise ship and found the town square charming and busy with... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Northern Virginia, Virginia
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4 Apr 2018
“Friendly little town,,”
21 Mar 2018
“Great place to purchase French Polynesian jewelry and clothing”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Rue Principale, Uturoa 98735, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Nice little town with friendly people. Some shopping and local island crafts for purchase. Nice glimpse of Polynesian culture including their focus on tourism.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank dinerdon
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I was in town two days via my cruise ship and found the town square charming and busy with activity-- mostly for tourists. Because I was in town on a Sunday and the following Monday, March 5, a religious holiday, many of the brick and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mhI157ME
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Go there and you will find all the bounty Raiatea can offer to anyone who is hungry, thirsty or just looking for some souvenirs or art curios. Go early to feel your five senses alive and live it the local way, slowly. And if you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Loved this little shopping area where there is something for everyone. Found a wonderful Tahitian clothing shop where they make their own brand - fabulous. There is supermarkets, great nick nack shops and although Tahiti is quite expensive, the prices here were not too bad....More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Our cruise ship pulled into port early so we had more than sufficient time to explore Ulturoa. We always enjoy walking around a city and we found this one to be friendly, clean and safe. There are such nice shops to visit as you still...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 22 June 2014

After visiting Ra'iātea five times and living there for a short while, I feel it is safe to say, I love the place! If you should visit, you must make the climb to Tapaoi Hill. The views are amazing! (Ra'iātea happens to be the second...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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