Visiting French Polynesia affords visitors a unique opportunity to delve into the lives of early settlers and learn more about the arrival of Europeans. From the famous story of the ‘Mutiny on the Bounty’ to the oral history shown through dance and song, you can learn a lot through the cultural experiences on offer in French Polynesia. In fact if you’re on the look out for a luxury beachside resort holiday, bora bora vs fiji the options in Fiji are better than Tahiti in our opinion. Well Tahiti’s sister island Bora Bora tends to attract the luxury market in French Polynesia, whereas Tahiti has more budget options. For those who have seen photos of beautiful overwater bungalows in paradise, you too can have this in Moorea. There is nothing like the sound of the ocean and the exclusive charm of your room on the water.
The sand is soft and comfy, and the beach a real sight to behold. After Bali, we believe Fiji is the finest place for a family trip, followed by Seychelles. While more expensive than Bali, Fiji offers more affordable family-friendly accommodations than the Maldives and Bora Bora. The Maldives has adopted a policy of ‘one island, one resort.’ That is why the majority of the Maldives’ beaches and islands are privately owned. For example, the Maldives has adopted the “One Island, One Resort” approach.
Whether you are into outdoor or adrenaline rushes activities such as snorkeling, kite surfing, or watersports then this is the right destination for you. Compared to other vacation spots, Bali is perhaps the best choice for single travelers. Compared to other destinations, we think Bali is the finest place for a family trip. Bali has several family-friendly beaches, affordable markets, gorgeous temples, wildlife sanctuaries, and scenic landscapes to explore. Bali is thus one of the best spots in the world for a family holiday. You can rent your private villa on the beachfront and enjoy free water activities like diving, kayaking, snorkeling, etc.
If you love surfing, then Fiji is an awesome destination to head to. The Yasawa Islands are not so easy to get to as they are a bit further out than the Mamanuca Islands but you can easily get there on a boat or by seaplane. The Yasawa Islands are known to be some of the most remote and naturally untouched of the Fijian island and are great if you want to get off the beaten track. On the land, you have tropical jungles with a mix of coconut palm trees and bamboo which within lives stunning parrots, iguanas, and lots more. There are two main seasons in either Fiji or Tahiti, winter and summer. Winter, which is also considered the dry season, runs from May to November where temperatures range from 19°C – 29°C.
Instead, Fiji’s temperatures are between 31°C and 26°C (88°F and 79°F). May to October instead is considered the drier, windier season. October and November are considered the best seasons to visit Fiji because temperatures are milder, but there won’t be as high chances of rainfall as during the rainy season.
You can visit Nadi, Fiji, which has several lively temples and shrines. Fiji’s must-see sights include the Fiji Museum and Sri Siva Subramaniya Temple. The best beaches are found in the Maldives, Bora Bora, Seychelles, and Fiji. Simply said, the beaches of the Maldives, Bora Bora, Fiji, and Seychelles are preferable to those in Bali. If you want to visit a place with a turquoise lagoon that brims with culture as well, pick Fiji over Bora Bora. Therefore, you can enjoy a relaxing flight to Bora Bora from Fiji since the distance is not that far.