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Welcome to French Polynesia!

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General Information

The official language of French Polynesia is French.

The national currency of French Polynesia is franc (CFP).

1 CFP equals  .
equals  CFP.

Location

French Polynesia

The distance from to French Polynesia is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

According to the U.S. Department of State, it should be safe to travel to French Polynesia. Exercise normal precautions in French Polynesia. Click here for the full travel advisory and further information by the U.S. government.

Dial 112 to call the police in French Polynesia.

LGBT

French Polynesia has a score of 7 in the SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index. French Polynesia ranks #23 worldwide.

There are no legal restrictions on same-sex sexual relations or the organization of LGBTI events in French Polynesia.

Travel Vaccinations

All travelers to French Polynesia should be up-to-date on the following vaccines:

  • Measles
  • Routine vaccines

Moreover, the following travel vaccines/medicines are recommended because there is a risk of these diseases in French Polynesia:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Typhoid

The following vaccines/medicines might be needed depending on where and how long you are staying. Please consult your doctor.

  • Yellow Fever
  • Hepatitis B
Visa Information

A visa might be required to travel to this country.

Make sure your passport is valid for your intended period of stay. Some countries even require your passport to be valid for six months beyond the intended date of departure.

Power Plugs

You likely need a power plug adapter in French Polynesia to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in French Polynesia differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In French Polynesia, the standard voltage is 110 V and the frequency is 60 Hz. The following power plugs are used:

  • Type A
  • Type B
  • Type C
  • Type E
  • Type F
Weather

The temperature difference between French Polynesia and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

Looks like it's pretty rainy in French Polynesia. Don't forget waterproof clothing!

Rain throughout the week.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Fri November 08 79–83°F  /  26–28°C 80% 45%
Sat November 09 76–83°F  /  24–28°C 80% 80%
Sun November 10 74–81°F  /  23–27°C 86% 99%
Mon November 11 74–80°F  /  24–26°C 86% 98%
Tue November 12 76–81°F  /  25–27°C 83% 53%
Wed November 13 76–81°F  /  25–27°C 84% 48%
Thu November 14 76–81°F  /  24–27°C 88% 88%
Fri November 15 75–80°F  /  24–26°C 91% 95%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 04:59 am and sets at 05:48 pm. This equates to 12.8 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in French Polynesia, it is in . When the sun sets in French Polynesia, it is in .

Taxi

Sorry, we do not have any information on taxi prices in French Polynesia.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in French Polynesia.

The price of one liter of gasoline is approximately 136.00 CFP in French Polynesia.

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

The price for the recommended minimum amount of food per person per day is 1.00 CFP.

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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