COVID-19 Travel Restrictions in Tahiti

Welcome to Sunsail's marina in Tahiti!


Please view French Polynesia latest travel requirements in response to covid 19 below. Sunsail will continue to monitor these updates to keep our guests informed of these changes.

We would also advise that you contact your airline for the most up to date information around entry requirements and re-entry to your home country.

*Please check that this information is applicable for your departure country, as selected countries are not allowed to enter certain sailing destinations.

While The Islands of Tahiti are opening their borders for international travellers, certain Policies and Procedures will need to be followed when entering the country, before, and during your stay there.

Before You Go | When You Arrive | During Your Charter

When You Arrive

All Travellers:

  • On arrival in Tahiti, all travellers are subject to additional tests carried out by the authorities.The results are sent within a maximum of 72 hours by email. These results may be demanded at any time by the local authorities. Failure to present may result in a sanction or a fne.

Fully Vaccinated Travellers:

  • Must take a self administered antigenic test on arrival

Partially or Unvaccinated Travellers (Including unvaccinated children over the age of 6): 

  • Must take a self administered antigenic test on arrival
  • Must quarantine for 10 days on the island
  • Must take a PCR test on Day 4 and Day 8 during quarantine

Travellers with proven Immunity: 

  • Must take a self administered antigenic test on arrival
  • Must take a virological test on day 4

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Covid-19 Testing Centres in Tahiti

Children 6 and older travelling with fully vaccinated parents:

  • Self-tests will be provided upon arrival at Papeete International Airport (PPT). The base will give you instructions on where to drop off your test kits. There are drop-off locations on each of the islands you will explore on charter.
  • Costs for mandatory on island tests:
    • 5 000XPF for vaccinated and immunised travelers
    • 12 000XPF for other travelers
  • Antigen testing can be obtained at any of the drug stores.