Inspiration South Pacific Tahiti Takes Off as a Hot Destination for Aussies

Tahiti Takes Off as a Hot Destination for Aussies

February 27, 2024
An aerial shot of overwater villas in a lagoon in Moorea, Tahiti, French Polynesia, where more Australians are travelling - Luxury Escapes

2023 proved Tahiti is quickly becoming an Aussie traveller's hot pick.

More Australians are choosing Tahiti as their holiday destination than ever, with a 73 percent increase in travellers year-on-year. In 2023, 7,718 Australians flew into the French Polynesian island, eclipsing the 4,468 travellers previously recorded in 2022.

Australia accounted for 2.9 percent of international arrivals, making it the fifth-largest global tourist market, following behind the US, France, Canada and New Zealand.

There are already 976 flights booked to arrive in Tahiti between January and June 2024, an 8.8 percent increase on the same period in 2023.

Feature image: Moorea, Tahiti, French Polynesia.

About Siri Smith
Lover of trinkets and a wistful sentimental, Siri likes to collect tiny things and craft playlists to commemorate her favourite places. When she's not daydreaming, find this self-described polymath picking up a new hobby.

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