Tahiti Sights

Marae Arahurahu

  • PK 22.5, Coastal road
  • Paea
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 06/22/2011

Fodor's Review

Beautifully restored and maintained, this ancient religious site is the most spectacular on the island and is used as a backdrop for historical reenactments during the July Heiva festival. There is a large stone tiki (god-like image) in the grounds and legend says that the spirit of a warrior, who was cremated here, still lingers.

Sight Information

Address:

PK 22.5, Coastal road, Pa'ea, Paea, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Sight Details:

  • Free

Updated 06/22/2011

Advertisement

What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all sights in Tahiti

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement

X

No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE e-mail communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.