Plan your trip

Registration procedure

To register for the Tahiti Swimming Experience, complete the registration form for each athlete wishing to participate and send it to the organizing committee by 20 November 2018, midnight, to the following address: tsetahiti@gmail.com.

Package accomodation

Pack Moana

From 3 477per person

  • Flight ticket inculed
  • Accomodation / Restoration 4 stars hotel
  • Transports included
  • Sports activities included
  • Touristic activities included

Accomodation & Restoration (in Hôtel)

Hôtel MANAVA PUNAAUIA

Sport activities program

TSE FUN RACE : Wednesday december 5th 2018 – 5km or 2 km
MOZ CORAL OWR : Friday december 7th 2018 – 10 km or 2 km
TAAPUNA OWR : Saturday december 8th 2018 – 5 km et 2 km Relais Entreprise

Cultural activities program

TERE FATUTIRA : Monday december 3rd 2018- Pebble fishing at Tautira
FAATAU AROHA : Tuesday december 4th 2018 – Fa’atau Aroha at Marae Arahurahu
MAHANA ARIOI : Wednesday december 5th 2018 – Cultural activities, cooking art and traditional sport

Commitment procedure of Package MOANA

Payment of Package MOANA directly with the agency : Hotel, sports activities, cultural activities and flight ticket.

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Pack Tiare

801Per personn

  • NO Flight ticket
  • Accomodation / Restoration Backpacker
  • Transports included
  • Sports activities included
  • Touristic activities included

Accomodation & Restoration (in Hôtel)

Dormitory or common room
Provision of a mattress and cushion per person
Bathroom + shared toilets
Catering service: breakfast, lunch, dinner
No internet connection

Sport activities program

TSE FUN RACE : Wednesday december 5th 2018 – 5km or 2 km
MOZ CORAL OWR : Friday december 7th 2018 – 10 km or 2 km
TAAPUNA OWR : Saturday december 8th 2018 – 5 km et 2 km Relais Entreprise

Cultural activities program

TERE FATUTIRA : Monday december 3rd 2018- Pebble fishing at Tautira
FAATAU AROHA : Tuesday december 4th 2018 – Fa’atau Aroha at Marae Arahurahu
MAHANA ARIOI : Wednesday december 5th 2018 – Cultural activities, cooking art and traditional sport

Commitment procedure of Package TIARE

  1. Payment of Package TIARE
  2. Send the registration form
  3. Reception of the Voucher Package TIARE
  4. Reception of the link for the flight ticket payment
  5. Reception of the electronic ticket

The content of your luggage

Some goods are prohibited or subject to special formalities. Inquire and keep informed of the formalities by following this link.

Formalities and immigration

Please check immediately with the embassy or consulates of France in your country if a visa is required for your trip to French Polynesia. This process can take up to 4 weeks or more. A short-stay visa allows you to visit and stay in one or more Schengen countries. Trip duration is less than 90 days per 6 month period. The reason for the stay can be related to tourism, family or private visit, business trip, medical care, exams, studies …)

Length of stay : 1 to 90 days (on a period of 6 months)

All international participants must ensure that they have a valid passport, a visa for entry into French Polynesia and a return ticket. If you are from a country other than France, you will need a visa.

For more information, consult the website of High-commissioner of the Republic in French Polynesia

Nationals of the Member States of the European Union and the countries listed below are exempt from visa for stays of less than 3 months:

EUROPE : Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Monaco
ASIA : Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore
SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Rapa Nui, Uruguay, Venezuela
NORTH AMERICA: Canada, Hawaii, USA
OCEANIA: Australia, Cook Islands, Guam, Marshall Islands, New Zealand, Norfolk Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu

Nationals of countries not included in this list, must contact the French Embassy or Consulate from their country of origin. This visa must bear the obligatory mention: “Valid for French Polynesia”.

Thank you to take into account these elements to guarantee your entry in French Polynesia.

French Polynesia briefly

Discover an overview of Polynesia proposed by the Institute of Statistics of French Polynesia.

Capital: Papeete on the island of TahitiOfficial
Language:French
Vernacular languages: Tahitian, Paumotu, Austral and Marquisian
Area:  4167 Km2
Population:   270,485 inhabitants
Calling code:  +689
Currency: Pacific Franc

The local currency is the Pacific franc. Cash can be obtained from hotels or local banks. Credit cards are accepted at most hotels, restaurants, and shops in the main islands and may be accepted in markets, small shops, and uncrowded islands.

Check out the currency exchange rate on this this link.

Electricity

If you are coming to French Polynesia, check if you will need an electric adapter or a travel power strip.

Power adapter: Yes
Socket:  Type C / F
Voltage:  220 V
Frequency:  50/60 H

Plan an electrical adapter for your devices so that they can be used without problems in Tahiti, or you can buy some at duty free when you arrive

Mobile phone & Internet

There are 2 operators for the mobile phone (Vini and Vodafone) as well as 3 operators for access to the Internet (OPT/Vini, Vodafone & Viti)

Land transport

Your transport during your stay

The Tahiti Swimming Experience Organizing Committee provides a transport service upon your arrival at Tahiti Faaa airport and also allowing you to participate in the activities of the Tahiti Swimming Experience.

The buses

On the high islands, buses serve the East and West coasts. There are bus stops around the island. Transportation begins at 4 am to 6 pm On Saturdays, buses mainly run in the morning. There is no public transportation on Sundays.

Rental

Car rental counters are available upon arrival at Tahiti Faa’a Airport.

Transfer

An on-site land transfer service (included in your registration fee) is offered by the organization, to ensure your transportation for the following transfers:

Aéroport >hébergement (aller & retour) Airport > ccomodation (round trip)
Hébergement > sites officiels (aller & retour) Accomodation > official site (round trip)