Best time to visit Tahiti

Diving and Snorkeling around Tahiti

Take an unforgettable diving trip in Tahiti during the Polynesia winter when the water temperature is lower and the visibility is clearer

Diving and Snorkeling around Tahiti in Tahiti 2019 - Best Time
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Tahiti Island is one of the most popular destinations for divers. The waters around the island are full of life: you'll meet lobster, crabs, sharks, mantas, leopard rays, and even whales—these islands boast a diversity of predators and pelagics.

Diving and Snorkeling around Tahiti in Tahiti - Best Season 2019
Best time for Diving and Snorkeling around Tahiti in Tahiti 2019

Tahiti offers excellent variety and density of dive sites from shallow waters to steep oceanic drop-offs with the sunken vessels and coral reefs. The most popular sites for diving around Tahiti island are such lagoons as the Aquarium, the Wrecks, the Lagoon Hole, Papa Whisky, Fresh Water Springs, and Tetopa Grotto. There are also tonnes of destinations in the ocean, the Tuamotu Islands, and others.

Best time to see Diving and Snorkeling around Tahiti in Tahiti 2019

The best conditions for diving are from April through November when the water temperature is lower and the visibility is better.