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Trou du Souffleur de Arahoho

Papeete, French Polynesia
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US$97.02*
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Papeete Inner Island Full-Day Jeep Safari
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US$67.43*
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Tahiti Island Tour Including Venus Point, Taharaa View Point and Vaipahi Gardens
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“fun stop” (2 reviews)
“lava tube” (2 reviews)
“the main road” (3 reviews)
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Papeete, French Polynesia
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Its a good blowhole, we were lucky to have some big waves coming in so got good effects as she blew. Stand by he small hole on the other side and feel the power of the blow, I was quite surprised. It's not possible to...More

1  Thank Allgoodthyngs
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

When I was there work was going on to make the area safe from falling rocks, so not all areas were open. The areas that were open were interesting. I am interested in wildlife and saw the Gobis (rock hopping fish)9, rock crabs and birds....More

Thank Arthur C
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

They are renewing the site. Impressive blowhole and nothing I've ever seen! Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank Ruben d
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Incredible lava tube extending out into the ocean allowing water and air to frequently blow up through the land mass. Sit in the splash zone ... if you dare! Gorgeous scenery which depicts all of the tropical bliss in one incredible location.

1  Thank paulakay2017
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Currently being upgraded, clean toilets small car park, nice viewpoint and unlike other blowholes you can stand right by the exit and get sprayed by mist safe. We visited during a decent swell.

Thank Guy M
Reviewed 16 March 2017

You will think there are ancient people haunting the spot with the noise created from this geological treat! We sat and watched both blow holes- the one inside and closest to the road and the other being on the beach side. Just cool to watch...More

Thank Marty A
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The waves were good and the blowhole was working but it was underwhelming. A crevasse in the rocks blew some damp air out every few minutes but we all thought the coach trip from Papeete was not worth the effort.

Thank dunholme
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Although the place is being remodelled, it is very easy to park and walk to the blow hole. The best is to watch the reactions of unsuspecting visitors when the waves create the air flow and accompanying noise.

Thank 1962Eduardo
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Another site that is easily accessed right off the main road. This one is kind of cool. There are holes in the volcanic shoreline that, when rushed by the incoming waves, generate of soft – very loud whoosh, apparently similar to a whale’s blowhole. There...More

Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Tracey (of Unique Tahiti Tours) took us to this unexpected site covered with black volcanic rocks (reminding me of the island's origins) with a silver beach tucked in. But the blowhole was the exciting feature: a periodic explosion of surf from an opening in the...More

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