French Polynesia is located in the southern Pacific Ocean, south of Hawaii. It is divided into five groups of islands, the Society Islands, the Tuamotu Archipelago, the Gambier Islands, the Marquesas Islands, and the Austral Islands. Of the 118 islands, Tahiti, located within the Society Islands, is the most popular tourist destination. From long adventurous hikes to relaxing at the spa, Tahiti has a little bit of something for everyone. Its deserved popularity should make you consider a Tahiti yacht charter for your next vacation!The Tahitian Pearl, more commonly known as the black pearl, is a rare gem that is formed by black lip oysters and only found in Tahiti and its surrounding islands’ lagoons. The Robert Wan Pearl Museum showcases the largest black pearl in the world and is the only museum that is entirely dedicated to pearls. Numerous pearl shops are around the islands for those looking to take home a rare souvenier. Another experience exclusive to Tahiti is the famous Tahitian dance. The ‘o’tea dance includes grass skirts and fast hip movements, different from the hula by the faster movement of the hips.The snorkeling and diving in French Polynesia are some of the best in the world. The extremely clear waters make it easy to see thousands of colorful reef fish, as well as larger sea animals, such as sharks, whales, rays, and dolphins. For those seeking more of a thrill, there are shark feeding excursions in the lagoon. For those looking for the ultimate relaxation experience, try one of the many polynesian spas. It is hard not to relax when being pampered in a beautiful, tropical location. Enjoy bathing in fresh-flowers, herbal rain showers, or banana tree leaf body wraps. No trip to French Polynesia is complete without exploring the gorgeous Bora Bora. Northwest of Tahiti, Bora Bora is famous for its bungalows that sit over the water of the lagoon. The remnants of two extinct volcanoes sit at the center of Bora Bora.These gorgeous islands make French Polynesia is the perfect destination for your next trip. A Tahiti yacht charter is too good of an opportunity to pass up! Book yours today!