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Reviewed 1 week ago

[Disclaimer: we were on a cruise tour.] This natural location is on the North coast about 30-40 minutes from Papeete. There is limited parking just past a short tunnel; with a gift shop, bathrooms, and a Black Sand Beach! A short walk leads you to...More

Thank Norm G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped by here for about 1/2 hour on a tour around the island. It was interesting to see a blowhole - it creates such a noise and force! But I want to stay all day (or for a month or so) on the black...More

Thank TravelinDSS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the blow hole is an attraction but not spectacular yes you can fear the HISSSS of the water once in a while... the better part is the small park they made there which enables you to wal around the hill in a well kept path...More

Thank Amnon F
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We are going to guess that the key to this attraction is timing. If you arrive when the tide is high enough, you will actually see water shooting out of the hole. When we got there, we could hear the noise but no water. But...More

Thank 1SunLovingCouple
Reviewed 24 April 2018

As blowholes go this is a pretty average one, though it might be better with a full see running. It's lovely location with good views and has a couple of gift shops and clean toilets. It's one of the island tour spots, but certainly doesn't...More

Thank A R H
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The blowhole was an interesting stop as part of a complete tour. Would not make a special trip just for this. What made it better was watching the surfers on the beach below in the large waves. Not spectacular but an interesting formation of lava...More

Thank dinerdon
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We were really impressed with the viewing area. It was well groomed and simply lovely. The sound and force of the water was incredible. Don’t miss the Three water falls near by.

Thank coloradofa
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Unlike some reviewers I thought this blow hole was far less impressive than others we have seen in other locales around the world. Yet, what I did like was the deep growling noise heard from the "dragon" which was on the other side of the...More

Thank TexasCatBird
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Nice place to break your trip. Would be best in rough seas, but quite noisy even in a little swell. Good toilets

Thank Karl H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I've seen many blowholes, this by far is the greatest. We were lucky to have some big waves coming in so got good effects of the water shooting back out and also from the "Dragon" on the opposite side of the water, making the loud...More

Thank Dan W
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