Tikehau

Tikehau is an atoll in French Polynesia.

Understand

A beautiful large coral atoll with no central island. Population 510, with one village, one luxury hotel, several small residences. The economy is based on tourism, fishing and coconut oil.

Get in

Get around

Roads exist only within the village. Otherwise, all transportation by boat.

See

Do

There is magnificent snorkelling and diving. Great coral and tropical fish within the atoll. Bird Island is an isolated bird refuge. No people, but a strong dock for arrival.

Sleep

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