Hiva Oa

Hiva Oa, French Polynesia

Hotels in Hiva Oa

Hiva Oa Accommodations (1)
Hanakee Hiva Oa Pearl Lodge

Hanakee Hiva Oa Pearl Lodge

4.50 61 reviews

Marquesas Group, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia

Travel Blogs from Hiva Oa

Hiva Oa Travel Blogs (12)
Passaging the Pacific Ocean to Polynesia, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia travel blog

Passaging the Pacific Ocean to Polynesia

A travel blog entry by sharkita

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... life chicken and turkey breast, sausages etc, but it's long life and is generally not the most tasty. When we arrived in Hiva Oa, French Polynesia, we checked in at the Gendarmerie, total check in cost about 1 euro, where the police were very pleasant, ...

The Butterfly Princess, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia travel blog

The Butterfly Princess

A travel blog entry by danielandmelora

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Hiva Oa has the best surviving tiki sites at Ti I'I Pona with fabulous carved figures by Manioto’a. His own statue apparently stands watching over the crouched figure of his wife, the Butterfly Princess as she dies in agony in child birth. Some of ...

The Pacific crossing (first 3,000 n. miles), Atuona, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia travel blog

The Pacific crossing (first 3,000 n. miles)

A travel blog entry by vonkaz29

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... sailors call this leg of the Pacific crossing "jumping the puddle", clearly mocking the size of it.  From the Galapagos to Hiva Oa, the eastern most of the Marquesas Islands, it's 3,000 nautical miles... The whole Pacific is said to enclose 155 ...

Marquesas Islands - The Last of French Polynesia, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia travel blog

Marquesas Islands - The Last of French Polynesia

A travel blog entry by rosaslovian

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... even with all of the remedies. 022310 @Sea:  We arrived at Hiva Oa, one of the Les Iles Marquises (Marquesas Islands) in French Polynesia, four hours late due to the storm yesterday.  We were again greeted by a pod of Spinner Dolphins during our ...

Attractions in Hiva Oa

Hiva Oa Attractions (2)
Gauguin Museum

Gauguin Museum

4.00

Atuona Village, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia

This museum pays tribute to the famous painter by displaying mementos and items related to his stay on the island of Hiva Oa and copies of his works.

Calvary Cemetery

Calvary Cemetery

4.00

Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia

A simple stone with the engraving "Paul Gauguin, 1903" marks the final resting place of the famous artist.