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Heremana Tours

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Tapuamu, 98733, French Polynesia
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Tried to book a tour but then he just stopped writing back

We were emailing back and forth with Samuel. We had agreed on the date of the tour and the price... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2018
14Roger
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Ontario, Canada
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Absolutely phantastic

had booked HT for a day excursion to explore Taha´a. Can only say: it was a great day - seeing the... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2017
jasondayo
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Hamburg, Germany
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here is my business is to make you visit the island of Tahaa boat with a scheduled stop for visit the pearl farm and vanilla with snorkeling stop feeding stingrays and sharks
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Tapuamu, 98733, French Polynesia
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"our honeymoon"
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

We were emailing back and forth with Samuel. We had agreed on the date of the tour and the price. We were booking the full day private Polynesian tour which included touring the run factory, vanilla plantation, and pearl farm in the morning. Then we'd...More

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samuel t, Directeur général at Heremana Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

iaorana, mr and mme? if I remember correctly, for the Polynesian day you asked me to lower the price, what I did, then you asked me to lower again, which I did not accept then you waited 1 day for comfirmed, you know I have...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

had booked HT for a day excursion to explore Taha´a. Can only say: it was a great day - seeing the entire island, learning everything about the plants, the crops; having a great lunch at Samuels Home and then going fishing - absolutely brilliant, worth...More

2  Thank jasondayo
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Did the "Polynesian for a day" tour--all day with Samuel. It far exceeded our expectations. Samuel was able to modify the tour to include the pear and vanilla farms instead of 4 hours of fishing. We snorkeled, swam with sharks & sting rays, Spearfished (best...More

2  Thank WeLoveMexico00
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Our excursion with Heremana Tours was a little different than some of these other posts, but just as FANTASTIC! Samuel has many different ways/ideas to show you his island and I don't think you can go wrong seeing them in the way that pleases you....More

5  Thank nmoszko15
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Samuel's family 'aumakua--guardian spirits--are the ray and the shark. We could tell--the rays were friendly and curious with us, but seemed to recognize and truly love Samuel. This was an open-lagoon experience, not an aquarium or shark cage. We felt safe throughout--Samuel and his apprentice...More

5  Thank Lilinoeofthekoolaus
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Swimming and feeding the rays and sharks was something incredible. Samuel is a great person. Extremely gentle and kind. We enjoyed the sounds of his ukele. You must do it!

1  Thank josemiguelcaruso
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

What a truly amazing experience. I can not stress how amazing this tour is, in fact writing a review doesn't do it justice! It was a feast for the senses, and honestly something I will never ever forget. We were recently on our honeymoon staying...More

2  Thank samanthamoran01
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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This by far has been our favorite day of our trip! Samuel, Thomas and Jessica were fantastic! We fished and spear fished for our lunch. At the same time we snorkeled which was even better that at the coral gardens. Samuel took us on a...More

1  Thank L F
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

We booked two excursions with Heremana Tours through our hotel and they were both awesome experiences. Our first was a ocean wildlife/snorkeling adventure, the first thing to note is that the boat they have is small. This necessitates small tour groups and allows for one-on-one...More

2  Thank ykamalr
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

My wife and I were on our Honeymoon at Le Taha'a resort and booked a trip with Samuel to go swim with the Stingrays and Blacktip sharks. Samuel is a true Polynesian host. He entertained us with his ukulele and singing on the way out...More

2  Thank Hill3134
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rodline
15 December 2017|
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Response from WeLoveMexico00 | Reviewed this property |
You can ONLY book thru the hotel. I tried via email but he contracts only thru hotel. Advise you to book early in trip as he fills up. Enjoy!
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Hai M
19 September 2017|
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Response from WeLoveMexico00 | Reviewed this property |
I think that the two are used to include the table at the water but now he takes people back to his home for a meal. You may want to check with him.
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