Stay near Papeete at This Resort Hotel's Ideal Location
The Radisson Plaza Resort in Tahiti boasts an unbeatable location on beautiful Lafayette Beach, offering extraordinary views of Matavai Bay and proximity to the area's best attractions. At this beachfront resort, you can enjoy direct access to tropical ocean waters that are ideal for snorkelling, swimming or simply relaxing in the Polynesian breeze. If you feel like exploring the vibrant shopping and port districts of the island's capital, Papeete, take the hotel's complimentary shuttle service to eliminate the hassle of transportation concerns. The Radisson Plaza also features a convenient Activity Desk
where you can arrange exciting excursions, tours and car rentals.
Nearby Tahiti attractions and excursions include:
- Arahurahu Marae
This ancient temple is the only one of its kind to be fully restored. Guided tours are available, and admission is free.
- Day Trips to the Island of Moorea
This lovely island is just a short, 10-minute flight or a 30-minute ferry ride from Tahiti. Tours can be booked through the hotel.
- James Norman Hall Home
Visit the historic residence of the author of Mutiny on the Bounty, James Norman Hall, who lived in Tahiti for 30 years.
- Marché Municipale (Municipal Market)
Le Marché is located just one block from the waterfront in central Papeete. This spacious building is filled with stands offering oils, scented soaps, woven hats and bags, shell necklaces, table sets, and a staggering array of local produce.
- Museum of Tahiti and Her Islands
Visit this museum and learn about the geology, history and culture of the Tahitian Islands.
- Paul Gauguin Museum
View works by famous French artist Paul Gaugin, who spent his later years in Tahiti.
- Pearl Museum
The only attraction of its kind, the Pearl Museum is a unique, must-see attraction in Tahiti that educates visitors about the fascinating Tahitian pearl industry.
- Safari 4x4 Excursions
Explore the beautiful and diverse island terrain on one of these exciting and educational excursions.
- Scuba Tek Tahiti
Sign up for a snorkelling tour or take the first step in learning to dive at this local facility.
- Walking Tours
Choose between a one- or three-day hike in the interior of Tahiti and discover the regions of the Pari or the Tahiti-iti peninsula.
Complimentary activities and services:
- Cultural activity program (changing weekly) showcasing traditional Tahitian embroidery, headcrown-flower making, Pareo tye-dying demonstrations, Tahitian dance lessons and more
- Hotel shuttle to Papeete town centre twice daily on weekdays and Saturday mornings
Contact the Activity Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about excursion options, including interactions with dolphins and whales in season, stunning safari tours, day tours to the sister island of Moorea and much more. PADI diving courses, diving outings and snorkelling trips are also available.