Huahine Island (Society Islands, French Polynesia)

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Region
Australia - New Zealand - Pacific Ocean Islands

Coordinates
-16.71348 S, -151.03266 W

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Huahine Island is one of French Polynesia's Society Islands - a French overseas territory in the Pacific Ocean. Huahine is part of Leeward Islands group and has population around 6,000.Huahine Island (French Polynesia)

The island has length of 16 km (10 ml) and max width of 13 km (8 ml). It covers a total area of approx 75 km2 (29 ml2) and consists of two main isles surrounded by a coral reef with several smaller islets.

  • Big Huahine (Huahine Nui) is the northern one, and Little Huahine (Huahine Iti) is the southern. The two are divided by a few hundred yards of water. They are naturally linked via a sandspit at low tide. A bridge was later built to connect both Huahine islands.
  • The brackish lake Lac Maeva (Lac Fauna Nui) is in Huahine Nui's northwestern part. The lake is all that remains of ancient atoll lagoon. Huahine's Fare Airport is located on the big island's northern shore.
  • The Huahine municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Fare, Faie, Fitii, Haapu, Maroe, Maeva, Tefarerii, Parea. Its administrative centre is Fare, located on (Big) Huahine Nui.
  • One of the island's most famous tourist attractions is a bridge crossing over a stream with up to 2 m (7 ft) long eels. The eels are deemed sacred by the local mythology. Tourists can buy a can of mackerel to feed them.

Highlights: Dramatic bays, sheer mountain peaks, deep lagoons, coral beaches

Huahine Island cruise terminal

Most cruise ships to Huahine Island dock (anchor) at Fare - port town on the north-eastern coast of (Big) Huahine Nui.Fare (Huahine Island, French Polynesia) cruise port

Here is also located the island's airport. It handles around 150,000 passengers annually via the Air Tahiti airline companyoperating in French Polynesia exclusively. Flights include the destinations Bora Bora Island, Moorea Island, Papeete (Tahiti Island), Raiatea Island.

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Port Huahine Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Huahine Island, Society Islands, French Polynesia. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

  1. March, 2017
Day Ships in port
Friday
10 March, 2017
Paul Gauguin(arriving at 10 Mar - departing at 10 Mar)
Thursday
16 March, 2017
Wind Spirit(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Monday
20 March, 2017
Paul Gauguin(arriving at 20 Mar - departing at 20 Mar)
Sunday
26 March, 2017
Wind Spirit(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Monday
27 March, 2017
Paul Gauguin(arriving at 01:00 - departing at 01:00)