• BP 234 Matira Bora Bora – French Polynesia
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Emmanuel Masson

You will visit the house of the famous Polynesian artist painter

The gifted artist grew up painting. Her mother Rosine Temauri Masson and his famous father Jean Masson were also artists and encouraged Emmanuel to learn and find his own style.

Emmanuel paints the landscapes of his « Fenua », the beaches, the « motus », the coconut trees, the flowers and the legendary mountains using different tecniques.

He and his wife Jacqueline live next to their atelier atelier located in the mountains of Faanui Valley where they sell these « pareos » painted by them to the delight of the travellers!

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Faanui & Paarara Mountain Artist


Located on the northwest side of the main island, the entrance to this village is an iconic Protestant church with the scenical view of the famous Mont Otemanu and Mont Pahia.

Discover with Tupuna Safari how locals live these days surrounded by tropical vegetation and fruits plantations.

Learn from the legends surrounding this beautiful green valley.

Faanui Valley is also home for Emanuel Masson, a celebrated local painter and his wife, Jackeline.

Experience how the traditional colorful handmade « pareos » became a work of art in a lovely location while tasting some local delicious fruits.

Notice : Parara Mountains Artist is closed on weekends.


Taste some tropical fruits in a quite tradicional plantation. Depending on the season you will be able to try our local grapefruit, mangos, bananas, coconut, or the polynesian « pomme etoile ».