Papetoai travel guide

Papetoai Tourism | Papetoai Guide

You're Going to Love Papetoai

With a population of 1,964, Papetoai is a must-see destination in Windward Islands, French Polynesia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 6 days in order to fully appreciate everything Papetoai has to offer.

When to visit Papetoai

Papetoai in October
Estimated hotel price
C$ 124
1 night at 3-star hotel
Papetoai in October
Estimated hotel price
C$ 124
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Papetoai


When flying to Papetoai, you’ll arrive at Temae (MOZ), which is located 7 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to Papetoai from Canada departs from Montreal and takes around 32h 50m.


Another option to get to Papetoai is to pick up a car rental from Papeete, which is about 20 miles from Papetoai. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Avis, among others, in Papeete.

Airports near Papetoai


Airlines serving Papetoai

Good (403 reviews)
Good (3,384 reviews)
Air France
Good (498 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,207 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (3,068 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (579 reviews)
Good (797 reviews)
LATAM Airlines
Good (890 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (233 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,747 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
Good (397 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (133 reviews)
Hawaiian Airlines
Excellent (908 reviews)
Air Tahiti Nui
Excellent (34 reviews)
Air Caraïbes
Good (16 reviews)
French Bee
Good (13 reviews)
Excellent (6 reviews)
Air Tahiti
Okay (2 reviews)
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Where to stay in Papetoai

Average rates range from around C$ 527 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 943 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Papetoai

Most booked hotels in Papetoai

Linareva Moorea Beach Resort
Excellent (9.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 257+
Manava Beach Resort & Spa Moorea
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 605+
Hotel Hibiscus
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 266+
Hotel Kaveka
Good (7.3, Good reviews)
C$ 268+
Pension Motu Iti
Good (6.9, Good reviews)
C$ 37+
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Renting a car in Papetoai

Mini (Peugeot 108 or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Papetoai, while also 58% cheaper than other types, on average.