Papao is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Tahiti’s well-known sights. Among the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Tahiti International Golf Course and the remarkable Museum of Tahiti. Two other interesting attractions close by Papao are Gauguin Museum and Parc Bougainville.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of interesting cultural attractions in and around Papao. Visit the various museums and exhibit spaces the Black Pearl Museum in Papeete.
If the weather is good get outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Explore the attractive coastal spots nearby such as the Black Sand Beach in Mahina.
Discover Papao’s passion for sports at Stade Pater, Papeete. This is home to A.S. Pirae soccer team in winter and the A.S. Dragon. Enjoy a few post-match beers with local fans after the game in a nearby pub.
When it’s time to slow down after a long day exploring the delights of Papao, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Tahiti Airport Motel, Faaa, the InterContinental Resort Tahiti, Faaa and the Le Meridien Tahiti, Punaauia are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.