We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Poetaina Day Tours

Features Animals
B.p. 522 | Fare Huahine, 98731, French Polynesia
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Best snorkeling tour ever

Maruia is a rockstar. And the captain of the boat was amazingly helpful. My husband can't swim and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Ema R
via mobile
Ten Out of Ten!

We had the most incredible time on our boat tour today! Maruya (I’m probably botching the spelling... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Heidi S
via mobile
Read all 161 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Discover our authentic island Huahine in the day by canoe , with PICNIC tables in water.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jean pierre” (4 reviews)
“ocean side” (4 reviews)
“day trip” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
B.p. 522 | Fare Huahine, 98731, French Polynesia
Write a ReviewReviews (161)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"jean pierre"
in 4 reviews
"ocean side"
in 4 reviews
"day trip"
in 5 reviews
"poisson cru"
in 11 reviews
"fish"
in 12 reviews
"motu picnic"
in 5 reviews
"great fun"
in 4 reviews
"outrigger boat"
in 3 reviews
"private island"
in 3 reviews
"pearl farm"
in 8 reviews
"lovely lunch"
in 2 reviews
"polynesian dance"
in 2 reviews
"gorgeous beach"
in 2 reviews
"coral reef"
in 2 reviews
"rum punch"
in 3 reviews
"picnic tables"
in 2 reviews
"chicken"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Maruia is a rockstar. And the captain of the boat was amazingly helpful. My husband can't swim and I had a fractured leg. He pulled both of us and showed us the coral garden.Maruia, I don't have enough words to describe her personality. Such a...More

Thank Ema R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We had the most incredible time on our boat tour today! Maruya (I’m probably botching the spelling) was a wonderful guide. She remembered everyone’s name from the start. From the minute we got on the boat shortly after nine this morning until we were dropped...More

Thank Heidi S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Friday, helpful crew with Dolores as our guide. The lunch in the lagoon with small fish swimming around us was unforgettable. Great music and dancing from local people. Gorgeous beach on ocean side of the island. Was really one of the best experiences of our...More

Thank leesvillelake
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful day exploring Huahine with Maruya and her crew. It was a beautiful day despite a forecast of rain. The snorkeling, eels, pearl farm and lunch were all wonderful, but what really made the day were the people. They were all so...More

Thank Paige F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Maruya was our host for the boat cruise. She had a huge personality, with lots of laughs. The lunch was great with poisson cru, as well as a chicken and a beef offering. The musical entertainment was beautifully moving. Vying for the 'Coco Chanel' woven...More

Thank JCDuggan
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We simply had a nice time. We were transported in a motorized outrigger boat. Two of our guides played a ukulele and sang. The third spoke with us about the islands and her family. A nice snorkel followed by a meal that was prepared before...More

Thank Mike G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Excellent day trip! We have done this adventure twice and were so happy to find our hostess Delores was still running it after our last visit 12 years ago! She is funny and informative and made sure the day was enjoyed by all. Highlights included...More

1  Thank zsazsa12345
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a day trip to paradise. We bookid it as an excursion from the Paul Gauguin.The boat is well maintained and takes you snorkeling over a beautiful reef in the AM and to fish-rich beach accessible water in the afternoon. Between these they serve...More

Thank rsbasch
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Our pension host, Gwenn of B&B Nature Song on Meri Island, recommended and secured this boat excursion, and that was a great recommendation as it's on a motorized outrigger (when snorkeling, you can hang on the outrigger portion, which is really nice). This was a...More

Thank Lrembold
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful crew especially our unforgettable guide, Maruya. She kept us smiling despite the rain that fell at the start of our trip. Great local information and places of interest. Maruya and team worked really hard to make sure we all had a great experience. Definitely...More

Thank mumgoose
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Huahine Hotels
Maitai Lapita Village Huahine
695 reviews
1.60 km away
Royal Huahine
501 reviews
4.82 km away
Hotel Le Mahana
825 reviews
10.96 km away
Hotel Atiapiti
110 reviews
37.04 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Chez Tara
406 reviews
10.83 km away
Opoa Beach Restaurant
183 reviews
37.35 km away
Tahaa Matai
54 reviews
49.99 km away
Lagoon Restaurant by Jean-Georges
463 reviews
75.95 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sito Archeologico Di Maeva
87 reviews
5.01 km away
Huahine Pearl Farm
238 reviews
5.52 km away
Fare, in Huahine, FP
78 reviews
1.03 km away
Galerie 'Umatatea
25 reviews
5.67 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Chris P
11 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from JCDuggan | Reviewed this property |
We booked through EasyTahiti online. I hope this helps!
1
Vote
vlaurend
22 April 2017|
Answer
Response from JPJPOETAINA | Property representative |
Please send a mail at pensionpoetaina@mail.pf Thank you so much
0
Votes
Google Translation
Conservationalist
26 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from JPJPOETAINA | Property representative |
Iaorana, please send a mail at : pensionpoetaina@mail.pf Thank you so much
0
Votes
Google Translation
;