Tahiti at Heart

Visit the valley of Papenoo like never before.


Papenoo, Tahiti,


2 full days

Trip Type

Daily Activity

Group Size

2-8 Persons


English - French


Embark on a 2-day exploration of the Papenoo valley accompanied by Hervé. In the evening, follow your guide through a cave to camp and prepare dinner : start a fire and cook in bamboos, just like the old times. Don’t panic, Hervé is a man full of resources and you won’t be going to bed hungry !

Learn all about our biodiversity and traditions, visit old sacred places and eat, shower and sleep in harmony with Nature and what She has in store for us.

Discover the Papenoo Valley like you’ve never seen it before. 

Key things to know


Spend two days at the heart of the island, deep in the lush valley of Papenoo. 

Please consider that this adventure will require to eat from nature, walk a lot, and sleep outside. Not your typical touristy tour !


Meeting point is at the Townhall of Papenoo, at 9am.


Simply get in touch with us to request availability and arrange dates. 

This is a 2-day trip, you will only get out of the valley the next morning, after a good night of sleep in harmony with nature…!

Our Impact

When booking this activity, 1% of Nani’s benefits are directly donated to the NGO Haururu, daily working to protect, preserve and promote the Polynesian ancestral culture and traditions.


Not Included

Frequently Asked Questions

You’re not afraid of being deep in nature and love a good adventure ? Sleeping outside and eating from what you find doesn’t scare you ? Join us on this unforgettable 2-day trip !

Please get in touch and let us know about any special treatments you’d require for your adventure.
Wether you follow a special diet, have a handicap or deal with allergies, we will do our best to accomodate you during your experience.

Please, let us know if you’d like to make this moment even more special. Wether you’re celebrating a birthday, an anniversary or anything important, we can organise something for you. Send us an email (iaorana@nani-travels.com) and we’ll share with you offers and costs.

We adapt to the weather when needed so if conditions aren’t good enough, we might offer to rearrange the date to make the activities more convenient. If you can’t make it to the new date, we will offer a full refund on the cancelled activity.

Don’t get us wrong, we love kids but this adventure is one of a kind ! We may walk a lot and can’t guarantee the path will always be easy. Also, sleeping outside and eating from bamboo might be fun for us… but not necessarily for them !

Transport to the entrance of the Papenoo Valley is not included. You will have to make your way there, but then, nothing else to worry about ! You can safely park down there, before jumping on the 4×4 that will take you inside the valley.

The hikes will depend on the weather condition and physical capability of the group. This experience is accessible to most travelers that are in good health and do regular physical exercices. Plus, you will largely have the time to enjoy some stops to take your breath, drink water, and also learn about our biodiversity and traditions.
You will be amazed by all the surprises this trail has in store for you!

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