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3 day stay at bungalow and windsurfing.

Gwen and his family are a very friendly hosts. The bungalow is new, tidy and clean. The rental... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Papeete, French Polynesia
boat riide in Raiatea

We were on a Holland America cruise and we got off the island of Raitea after Bora Bora. We were... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Maria T
Melville, New York
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Gwen and his family are a very friendly hosts. The bungalow is new, tidy and clean. The rental equipment, e.g. windsurfing gear, hobby cat, kayaks are of a very good standard. You will need to rent a car or scooter to get around the island....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We were on a Holland America cruise and we got off the island of Raitea after Bora Bora. We were looking for a boat ride to the Black Pearl Farm and the Vanilla Plantation and I happened to find this gentlemen with MATA TOURS and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Maria T
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We never would have thought of this had it not been for our travel agent friend. She told us that mosquitos were often a problem best solved by sleeping in an over water bungalow. Well a yacht is a way to sleep over the water,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Pabuelo
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

On a beautiful balmy tropical day in Raiatea we walked off our cruise ship MS Marina onto a large comfortable catamaran organised by Tahiti Nui Travel at the port of Raiatea. With our shoes off we settled into comfortable spots around the boat either under...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank coleman22
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We were here in November 2015 on a cruise and took the Kayaking Faaroa River tour and it was wonderful. Our guides were extremely knowledgable and friendly and helpful. Even though it was not perfect weather the river was amazing. highly recommend this company if...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank tkokb
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Even on a rainy day, our guide Vivien was superb. He speaks French and English fluently and his sense of humor made the day enjoyable. He provided so much information about Raiatea, the flora, fauna, history, and culture while guiding us up the river. Even...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank ndmny
Reviewed 10 December 2014

We found this tour operator in the building right outside the tender. We went to a pearl farm in Taaha and then went up the Faahora River. We stopped at a vanilla plantation and the guide took us on a tour. We then went to...More

Date of experience: November 2014
4  Thank cruiser110
Reviewed 8 December 2014

We did the kayak tour on the river with Vivien. He drove us by van to the mouth of the river where we picked up the kayaks, gave us some basic instruction, and then led us up the river for a very enjoyable trip. He...More

Date of experience: November 2014
5  Thank dandd35
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Very good island after the disappointment of Bora Bora. Good cruise ship destination with good tours available on the quayside. We took a trip in what was laughingly called a coach, it was actually a truck with seats inside a multi coloured add-on. You will...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank geofff826
Reviewed 21 October 2014

We chartered a yacht from the Moorings in Uturoa. The boat was in excellent condition, the staff friendly and most helpful and the sailing conditions perfect.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Kevin M
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