Makemo attractions

Village in Makemo


Pouheva village is an administrative and school centre for the central Tuamotus. The church and the lighthouse near the pass are the only sights of significance.
Beach in Makemo


This stunning beach is lapped by topaz waters and backed by arching coconut trees. This magical spot is a mere 15-minute boat ride away from Pouheva village.
Natural Feature in Makemo


At the eastern tip of the atoll and reached only by boat, this mesmerising site looks like a huge glinting turquoise swimming pool.
Island in Makemo

Motu Napahere

A 30-minute boat ride away from the village, this deserted, white-beach clad islet seems to be floating in the turquoise lagon.