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Mo'orea
Mo'orea

Mo'orea

Mo'orea is a South Pacific island, part of French Polynesia's Society Islands archipelago. It's known for its jagged volcanic mountains and sandy beaches.
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FRENCH POLYNESIA

Oceania

FRENCH POLYNESIA

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Oceania

French Polynesia Travel Information

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    Key facts

    Capital:

    Papeete (located on Tahiti)

    Location:

    Oceania, five archipelagoes (Archipel des Tuamotu, Iles Gambier, Iles Marquises, Iles Tubuai, Society Islands) in the South Pacific Ocean about halfway between South America and Australia

    Currency:

    Comptoirs Francais du Pacifique francs (XPF)

    Area:

    4,167 sq km (118 islands and atolls; 67 are inhabited)

    Population:

    297,154 (July 2021 est.)

    Languages:

    French (official) 70%, Polynesian (official) 28.2%, other 1.8% (2012 est.)

    Religion:

    Protestant 54%, Roman Catholic 30%, other 10%, no religion 6%

    TimeZone:

    UTC-10

    Tel Code:

    +689

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