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Traveler & Good Morning America: Good to Go Family Vacation Photograph courtesy Tahiti Tourisme
Guests at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort stay in overwater bungalows.
aradise awaits our winning family on our 10-day Tahiti escape. On the mainisland of Tahiti, their first stop, they'll shop at the open-air Le Marche market in Papeete, visit local museums, and lounge by the pool at the Sheraton Hotel Tahiti. Then it's off to Huahine to explore lush forests, meander through quaint villages, and stay three nights at the Outrigger Te Tiare Beach Resort. On Bora Bora, the final leg of this trip, they'll take a shark-feeding excursion, go on a Swiss Family Robinson-style picnic, and tour the island on an overland safari. Their four nights here will be spent at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort.
America voted last month. The winner? The Paine familyfrom Ottawa, Kansas. Their destination? New Zealand. The contest is now closed, but here are two great ways for you to experience Tahiti.
Tahitian Family Escape
Offer: Seven-day trip to Tahiti and Moorea from Brendan Worldwide Vacations.
Features: Round-trip airfare between Los Angeles and Tahiti,all transfers, a one-night stay at the Sheraton Hotel Tahiti, a five-night stay at the Sheraton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa, and hotel taxes. Dates: Through December 23. Rates: From $5,016 for two adults and up to two children (under age 18).
Booking: Refer to the Starwood Family Package. 800 828 6877 (U.S. and Canada).
Family Fun Package Offer: Seven-day trip to Moorea from Islands in the Sun.
Features: Round-trip airfare from Los Angeles to Papeete, transfers, a six-night stay at InterContinental Resort & Spa Moorea, room tax, some meals, an evening Tiki Village theater show, snorkeling and an overland safari (adults), and two days at Kids Club (kids ages four to 10).
Dates: Departures until December 18.
Rates: From $6,980 for two adults and two children (ages four to ten).
Booking: Refer to promotion code ITXFM1; 800 828 6877 (U.S. and Canada). More info >>
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