Official Travel Advice for French Polynesia
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Advice current as at 4:00 am 19 May 2019.
French Polynesia is a French Overseas Territory. There’s no British Embassy in French Polynesia. Consular support is limited however, the British High Commission Wellington in New Zealand can provide some consular support to British nationals.
Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in French Polynesia, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism
Crime levels are low.
Many hundreds of British tourists visit French Polynesia each year. Most visits are trouble-free.
Tropical storms can occur between the months of November and April. See Natural disasters
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
Quick Facts Tourist Information for:French Polynesia
Drive on the: right
Visitors/Tourists: 163,000 in 2011
Tahitian (official language) 31%
Largest City: Faaa