Hiva Oa Activities
4x4 Guided Short Tour of Taaoa Valley & Upeke
Visit of Upeke -- a major archeological site occupying the entire valley where visitors can see ancient living platforms, tiki, and sacrificial altars. Then, visit the small village of Taaoa, with its church and its beach.
4x4 Guided Tour of Hanaiapa
4x4 guided tour, of the charming Hanaiapa village with petroglyphs in a peaceful bay.
4x4 Guided Tour of Paumau & Hanaiapa
4x4 tour across the island. Visit Puamau Village and the Giant Tiki archaeological site. Marquesan lunch included. See the petroglyphs of Hanaiapa Village.
4x4 Guided Tour of Paumau & Iipona (Giant Tiki)
A full day 4x4 guided tour of Puamau, Visit of "Te Iipona” and Makaii Taua Pepe. Lunch on site in a Marquesan home. Short moment on the beach, and stop at the rainforest of Punaei to see the enigmatic Utuka (Smiling Tiki).
4x4 Guided Tour of Paumau & Taaoa
4x4 tour through spectacular landscapes and bays until the Puamau village. Marquesan lunch included. Visit Taaoa village.
4x4 Guided Tour of Paumau & the Giant Tiki
4x4 tour across the island through spectacular landscapes and bays. Visit Puamau Village and the Giant Tiki archaeological site. Marquesan lunch included.
4x4 Guided Tour of Taaoa Valley & Upeke
4x4 guided tour of Taaoa Valley. Visit of the village, the oldest chapel on the island and the large archaeological site of Upeke.
Day Tour to Tahuata Island
This boat tour takes you to Tahuata Island - famous for the local wood carvings. You’ll visit Hapatoni and the village of Vaitahu. Afterwards you’ll relax and enjoy a BBQ on a white sand beach.
Hiking in Hanaiapa Valley & Hanatekuua Bay
Hike in the Hanaiapa Valley (2 hours one way) to Hanatekuua Bay. Walk along the coast to a huge coconut grove bordered by a beautiful white sand beach. Picnic on site, swimming is possible if weather is permitting.