Tahiti & French Polynesia - Maupiti (PDF Chapter)
This is the Maupiti chapter from Lonely Planet’s Tahiti & French Polynesia guidebook.
Maupiti’s shimmering lagoon, perfect ring of islets, palm trees and large coral gardens make it one of the most ravishing islands in French Polynesia. Although no longer a secret, it remains a hideaway where visitors absorb the lazy lifestyle.
- explore Maupiti’s gin-clear lagoon while snorkelling with manta rays at Manta Point
- take it real easy, with lizardlike basking on heavenly Tereia Beach
- paddle a kayak across the azure lagoon
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Tereia Beach, Vaiea, Haranae Valley, Marae Vaiahu, Motu Auira, Motu Paeao, Motu Tiapaa, Motu Tuanai, Mt Teurafaatiu.