Marché Municipale de Papeete

July 13, 2011

The Papeete Market, also known as the Municipal Market, is a true representation of the Polynesian culture. Bright and colorful sarongs decorate and line the market, while tourists and very friendly locals bustle about. It is a lively place offering tourists a rich experience of Tahitian culture and shopping.

Anything from exclusive fresh produce and meats to hand-crafted shell jewelry and black pearls. Want a taste of traditional Tahitian cuisine? Papeete Market has it all lined up for you. Spoil yourself with delectable French pastries, and lip-smacking vanilla. Even for simple window shopping, this place offers a friendly ambiance. Definitely an experience not to be missed!

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