Tahiti, legendary island of the first navigators, called “New Cythere” by Bougainville. Tahiti is the beating heart of French Polynesia. Today 75% of the population of French Polynesia (more than 200.000 inhabitants) is concentrated on Tahiti and Moorea.
Inhabitants/Inhabitants: 178 133
Capitale/Capital city: Papeete
Superficie/Surface: 1042 Km2
Tour de l’Île/Circumference: 120 Km
Point culminant/Highest point: Mont OROHENA 2241m