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Taapuna Destination Guide

Delve into Taapuna in French Polynesia!

Taapuna in the region of French Polynesia (general) is located in French Polynesia - some 5 mi (or 8 km) South-West of Papeete, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Taapuna

Current time in Taapuna is now 04:27 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Tahiti" with an UTC offset of -10 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Toetoe, Te Rua Pua, Taunoa, Pirae, Patutoa or Arue. While being here, make sure to check out Te Auae, Taapuna, Punaauia, Papeete, Outu Maoro and Aoua as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

25°C / 76 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1021.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Heavy intensity rain, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 26°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Thursday, 25th of October 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)

Videos

Urlaub in der Südsee - Tahiti - Bora Bo...

03:01 min ( October 22, 2012 by reisebueroneuffen)
Views: 6,924 - Rating: 4.69231/5

Für einen traumhaften Urlaub in die Südsee heisst es erst einmal ca 22 Stunden Flug nach Tahiti. In Papeete gelandet gehts ins 1. Hotel in dem es sich empfiehlt einen early check in zu buchen. Der T...

Tahiti Tour - Papeete

09:00 min ( July 24, 2008 by Zavadia)
Views: 24,322 - Rating: 4.24324/5

Our trip to Tahiti(Pacific Island). #4 - Most Discussed (This Week) - Travel & Events - New Zealand #13 - Most Discussed (This Month) - Travel & Events - New Zealand #4 - Top Favorites (This Week) - T...


TAHITI DELIRES DE VAHINES A PUNAAUIA

01:00 min ( January 22, 2010 by MrMURGEX)
Views: 14,474 - Rating: 3/5

DIMANCHE 6H DU MAT A PUNAAUIA LES VAHINES S EXPRIMENT SUR SOWETTO

Real Mermaid Video

00:31 min ( October 15, 2010 by bostonfan1)
Views: 27,013 - Rating: 0/5

This footage was captured during the production of a vacation promo for an island in the South Pacific. Some believe that splash seen near the yacht is a mermaid and say that you can clearly see the m...


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Interesting facts about this location

Musée de Tahiti et des Îles

The Musée de Tahiti et des Îles ("Museum of Tahiti and the Islands"), Tahitian Te Fare Manaha, is a Polynesian ethnographic museum in the village of Punaauia on Tahiti. The museum was founded in 1974 to conserve and restore Polynesian artifacts and cultural practices. It has signed cooperation agreements with the Musée du quai Branly, which has greater resources for staging public expositions.

More reading: Musée de Tahiti et des Îles homepage
Located at -17.6, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Tahiti, Ethnographic museums, Museums in French Polynesia, Visitor attractions in Tahiti

Pan Am Flight 816

Flight PA 816 was an international flight from Auckland, New Zealand, to Los Angeles, United States, via Tahiti, French Polynesia. It was operated by a Pan Am Boeing 707-321B bearing the registration N417PA and named Clipper Winged Racer. On July 22, 1973, at 10:06 P.M. local time, the Boeing 707 took off from Faa'a International Airport in Papeete. Thirty seconds after takeoff, the airliner carrying 79 passengers and crew crashed into the sea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.6, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1973 in French Polynesia, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 707, Airliner accidents and incidents with an unknown cause, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1973, Aviation accidents and incidents in French Polynesia, Pan American World Airways accidents and incidents, Tahiti

Notre Dame Cathedral, Papeete

Notre Dame Cathedral (French: Cathédrale de Papeete Notre-Dame de L'Immaculée Conception) is a late 19th century church that serves as the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Papeete. It is located close to the waterfront esplanade of the the capital city on the rue du Général de Gaulle. The construction of the cathedral began in the middle of the 19th century and it opened in 1875.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.6, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:19th-century church buildings, Buildings and structures in Tahiti, Cathedrals in France, Papeete, Places of worship in French Polynesia, Religious buildings completed in 1875, Roman Catholic Church in French Polynesia

Stade Pater Te Hono Nui

Stade Pater is a multi-use stadium in Pirae, Tahiti, in French Polynesia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 10,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.6, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in French Polynesia, National stadiums, Sport in Tahiti

French Polynesia

French Polynesia is an overseas country (pays d'outre-mer) of the French Republic. It is made up of several groups of Polynesian islands, the most famous island being Tahiti in the Society Islands group, which is also the most populous island and the seat of the capital of the territory. Although not an integral part of its territory, Clipperton Island was administered from French Polynesia until 2007.

More reading: French Polynesia homepage
Located at -17.6, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:European colonisation in Oceania, French Polynesia, French-speaking countries, Island countries, Overseas departments, collectivities and territories of France, Polynesia, Special territories of the European Union, States and territories established in 1842

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