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Hooumi Destination Guide

Delve into Hooumi in French Polynesia!

Hooumi in the region of French Polynesia (general) is located in French Polynesia - some 876 mi (or 1,410 km) North-East of Papeete, the country's capital.

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Current time in Hooumi is now 07:26 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Marquesas" with an UTC offset of -9.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Hakaui or Taiohae. While being here, make sure to check out Vaitu, Hooumi, Hanga Haa, Haka Puuae, Hakapehi and Anaho as well. We also found some pictures.


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Interesting facts about this location

Taiohae

Taiohae is the main town on Nuku Hiva island. The town is located on a former volcanic crater, which has partly collapsed into the ocean, creating a bay.

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Located at -8.9, -140.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Geography of the Marquesas Islands, Populated places in French Polynesia

Roman Catholic Diocese of Taiohae o Tefenuaenata

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Taiohae o Tefenuaenata in French Polynesia is a suffragan diocese of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Papeete. It was erected as the Vicariate Apostolic of Marquesas Islands in 1848 and elevated to the Diocese of Taiohae in 1966. Its name was changed in 1974.

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Located at -8.9, -140.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Marquesas Islands, Roman Catholic Church in French Polynesia, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Papeete, Roman Catholic dioceses in French Polynesia

Tai o Hae Cathedral

Tai o Hae Cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Taiohae or Cathédrale Notre-Dame des Marquises) is a Roman Catholic cathedral, and a national monument of France, located in the town of Tai o Hae, capital of the Marquesas Islands.

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Located at -8.9, -140.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Cathedrals in France, Marquesas Islands, Official historical monuments of France, Roman Catholic Church in French Polynesia

Te I'i

Te I‘i is a traditional province of Nuku Hiva, in the Marquesas Islands. The province covers slightly more than the western two-thirds of the island. The western coast is characterized by steep slopes which plunge directly into the sea, indented occasionally by small bays leading to short deep valleys leading to the interior.

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Located at -8.9, -140.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Geography of the Marquesas Islands

Tekao

Tekao is the highest peak on the island of Nuku Hiva, in the Marquesas Islands. It is located in the northwest corner of the island, along the border of the Tōvi‘i plateau, in the traditional province of Te I‘i. It rises to an elevation of 1,224 m (4,016 ft. ) above sea level.

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Located at -8.9, -140.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Landforms of the Marquesas Islands, Mountains of French Polynesia