Afaahiti

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Afaahiti
Village
Afaahiti is located in Tahiti
Afaahiti
Afaahiti
Location in Tahiti
Coordinates: 17°44′10″S 149°18′30″W / 17.73611°S 149.30833°W / -17.73611; -149.30833Coordinates: 17°44′10″S 149°18′30″W / 17.73611°S 149.30833°W / -17.73611; -149.30833
Country France
French Polynesia
Tahiti
Commune Taiarapu-Est
District Afaahiti
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,186
Time zone French Polynesia Time (UTC-11)

Afaahiti is a village and district in Tahiti. It is located on Tahiti-Iti (little Tahiti) close to the Plateau of Taravao, which connects Tahiti-Nui (big Tahiti) to Tahiti-Iti. The area is rural with an abundance of lush, natural beauty and many small villages. The official languages are French and Tahitian. The currency is the Pacific franc (XPF). Population as of 2006 was 5,186. Tahiti's west coast freeway runs nearby the commune. The Faaa International Airport is another way to transport in Afaahiti.

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