Planning your trip to Tahiti with Air Tahiti Nui
Choose Air Tahiti Nui to guide you to the beautiful islands of French Polynesia. Travel in the warm and sweet atmosphere of the islands on the blue bird of the airline : the Tahitian Dreamliner, departing from the Seattle-Tacoma airport (SEA). Find the best prices with our special offers and travel with peace of mind.
Your Seattle - Papeete flight ends with the Tahitian Dreamliner landing in Tahiti Faa’a airport (PPT). The sound of Polynesian music welcomes you to start your journey in French Polynesia.
In Tahiti, you can begin your exploration by experiencing all the wonders of this great island. Tahiti is surrounded by numerous beaches and overlooked by mountains, perfect for rainforest walks.
It is also the French Polynesian island where most shows, fairs, and cultural events are organized. Before coming to Tahiti, check out upcoming events in Papeete. Craftsmen's fairs, art exhibitions, Polynesian dancing and singing shows, traditional sports competitions... the big events are numerous, and some hotels or restaurants organize shows every month. Be sure to take advantage of this opportunity to immerse yourself in the special ambience of the islands of Tahiti!
To make the most of your trip to Papeete and Tahiti, draw up a list of must-see places and organize your own island tour. You will be able to stop at every viewpoint, museum, park, beach, and surf spot you come across. Don't miss the natural wonders such as the Mara'a caves, the Vaipahi Water Gardens, the Trois cascades (Three Waterfalls), or the Trou du souffleur!
What to do in The Islands of Tahiti
Often, a trip to Papeete and Tahiti includes the other Polynesian islands. Moorea is the closest travel destination. It is accessible by ferry from Papeete Harbor. You will find outstanding beaches and an enchanting lifestyle.
In the Society Archipelago where Tahiti is located, you will also find, some other beautiful islands:
Raiatea, which offers incredible hikes in the heart of mountains and valleys, and hosts the most important Marae (sacred place in the Polynesian culture) of the islands of Tahiti.
Huahine, unspoiled and beautiful, is a true haven of peace for the nature enthusiasts,
Bora Bora, famous for its beauty and its lagoon stretching as far as the eye can see, it is the favorite destination of honeymooners.
There are many more islands of Tahiti! And each of the 5 archipelagos has its own characteristics and culture. If you have the time and opportunity, we recommend you discover all these territories. Each of them is more magical than the other.You can travel to the islands by boat from Papeete harbor, or by plane from Tahiti Faa'a airport, just 10 minutes from downtown Papeete (PPT).
Want to fly directly to another island? Check the prices of a codeshare flight with Air Tahiti Nui on your travel dates and book your entire trip in one reservation.
Enhance your SEA – PPT flight
Get ready to be amazed by your trip to the islands of Tahiti. Throughout your journey from Seattle to Tahiti (SEA - PPT), our crews ensure your comfort aboard the Tahitian Dreamliner. From the moment you step aboard, you are immediately immersed in the atmosphere of the islands. A smile, a word of welcome, a sweet-smelling flower… and you're already on vacation.
Our ticket prices include a baggage allowance adapted to your class of travel, meals on board and quality service.
But there's more! You can choose even more comfort on your direct Seattle - Papeete (SEA - PPT) flight with our A la Carte Services to :
Get more time to think before buying your ticket: "Hold my Fare" option
Save time at the Seattle-Tacoma airport: Priority Pass
Enjoy the Business Lounge at Seattle-Tacoma airport: Lounge Pass
Choose your seat: A la Carte Seating
Buy an upgrade during an auction: Maeva PlusGrade
Stay connected on board: in-flight Wi-Fi (find all the packages details and prices on board)