Cheap flights to French Polynesia

Reasons To Visit French Polynesia

Located in the South Pacific Ocean, French Polynesia is a natural paradise offering crystal clear blue waters, pristine sandy beaches and a laid-back atmosphere. Many travelers come to the country simply to get away from the busy city life, with many world-class resorts and restaurants to be enjoyed. If you are visiting the capital Papeete be sure to head down to the waterfront district which has been transformed into a thriving center of life complete with amusement rides and street food stalls. As well as its many relaxing beauty spots, French Polynesia offers plenty for the intrepid traveler with its hiking trails and adrenaline pumping water sports so you don’t have to relax every day.

Arriving In French Polynesia

The primary international airport serving French Polynesia is Fa’a’a International Airport which is located around 5 km from the capital Papeete. The airport mostly handles regional flights but has a few long-haul routes, although those looking to travel from the UAE to French Polynesia will not be able to make the journey directly. However, the airport has a few connections to airports handling direct flights from the UAE, making it possible to travel from the UAE to French Polynesia with only a single stopover.

At Fa’a’a International Airport there are five separate terminals housed within the same complex alongside plenty of amenities and services to keep travelers happy. There are several places available on site to eat and drink whether it’s a restaurant or fast food you crave, while you can also enjoy duty-free shopping or visit one of the souvenir shops. In addition to this, the airport provides travelers with free Wi-Fi for a brief period of 15 minutes so you can quickly check your emails.

French Polynesia Travel Information

French Polynesia is an Overseas Territory of France and has a liberal visa policy which enables many nationals including those from the UAE to enter the country visa free for up to 90 days. In the country temperatures remain consistent over the year with average highs of between 32 to 35 degrees. However, be advised that there is a rainy season in the region beginning in December and continuing through until March. An ideal time to visit the country would be between June and September which sees the least rainfall and coolest temperatures.

* This information is correct as of January 2018

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