French Polynesia Mission Trip

Dates How Many Location Cost
August 16-
August 31, 2019
Up to 12 People French Polynesia $1,600/person
+airfare

Overview

This mission trip is all about sharing hope. Yes, even people living in an earthly paradise need Jesus because behind the idyllic sites there’s a lot of pain and suffering.

Arrival

August 16, 2019

Departure

August 31, 2019

Travel Information

Volunteers are responsible for purchasing their own airline tickets to and from Papeete (PPT), French Polynesia. All dates exclude air travel time and any additional excursions taken. You may need to purchase airline tickets a day or two before arrival date due to the time difference. If you choose to arrive earlier than the arrival date or depart after the departure date mentioned above, you will be responsible for payment of any additional nights at the hotel. It Is Written representatives will meet all volunteers upon arrival at the airport. Once your airline ticket has been purchased, email a copy of your itinerary to Maria Rayburn at mariar@iiw.org.

Travel Resources

Butler Travel:
Nathanael Martin
P.O. Box 40
Grand Ronde, OR 97347
503-879-5005
nathan@butlertrael.com
www.butlertravel.com

Kayak:
kayak.com

Accommodation Details

To be announced.

 

Excursions

To be announced. (All excursions, if any, will be an additional cost.)


French Polynesia Facts & Figures

Capital
Papeete

Population
275,918 (2017)

Language
French

Religion
54% Protestant, 30% Roman Catholic

Climate
Tropical, warm

Currency
CFP franc (XPF)


Entry Requirements

If you are a U.S. citizen, you must have a passport valid for at least 6 months from intended date of return. No travel visa is required for U.S. citizens.

If you are not a U.S. citizen, visit this link for visa requirements.


Medical Requirements

Check the vaccines and medicines list and visit your doctor (ideally 4-6 weeks) before your trip to get vaccines or medicines you may need.

Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website for more details.


Registration Information

Download registration form

Email your completed form to mariar@iiw.org

Registration Forms and Deposit Due
July 3, 2019 ($500)

Final Payment Due
July 25, 2019 ($1,100)

Payment Options

Pay online
 

Over the phone
Call Maria Rayburn to make a payment by debit/credit card at 423-362-5846

Mail a check to
It Is Written, Attn: French Polynesia Mission Trip, P.O. Box 6, Chattanooga, TN, 37401