The largest islands in the north are Nuku Hiva, Ua Pou, Ua Huka and Eiao. In the south: Hiva Oa, Tahuata and Fatu Hiva. Welcome to the Marquesas Islands, famous the world over for sculpted tiki and the art of tattooing. Artists, researchers, adventure-seekers and tourists all fall under the spell of the spectacular, natural landscape and vibrant culture of these islands. Traditional singing and dancing, sculpture, tapa and tattooing are part of the make-up of every Marquesas Islander. It is with pride in their cultural heritage and warmth in their hearts that they will welcome you to their land.
The Marquesas Islands
The Land of Men