Time zone: Ranges from -9 to -10 depending on the particular island
Telephone services: Country Code: 689 Outgoing Code: 00 (Operator’s assistance may be required.)
Emergency telephone numbers: Dial Operator
Tourist information: Tahiti Tourism Promotion Board, c/o maison de France, 178 Piccadilly, London W1V 0AL Tel: (020) 7629 2869 or (0891) 244 123 (information line).
Passport information: Valid passport required See France for details. See France
Visa information: See France
Health information: Polio, Typhoid: Vaccination recommended.
Yellow Fever: A vaccination certificate is required for those over 1 year of age arriving from infected areas.
Food & drink: Water is untreated and not safe to drink. Avoid dairy products as they are not pasteurised. Fruit and vegetables should be peeled before consumption.
Currency: French Pacific Franc (CFP Fr) = 100 centimes
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