Pape'ete, French Polynesia

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Pape'ete French Polynesia

Papeete is the capital of French Polynesia, an overseas country of France in the Pacific Ocean. The commune (municipality) of Papeete is located on the island of Tahiti, in the administrative subdivision of the Windward Islands, of which Papeete is the administrative capital. The French High Commissioner also resides in Papeete. It is the primary center of Tahitian and French Polynesian public and private governmental, commercial, industrial and financial services, the hub of French Polynesian tourism and a commonly used port of call. The Windward Islands are themselves part of the Society Islands. The name Papeete[Note 1] means "water from a basket".
Recommended airport
Faa\'a International (PPT)
Nearby destinations
  • Moorea a 40.70 km
  • Tahiti a 6.53 km
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