Pacific Ocean
French Polynesia

Marquises archipelago

Marquises are a group of volcanic islands in French Polynesia. They are situated about 1,371 km northeast of Tahiti. Its highest peak is Mount Oave 1'232 m on Ua Pou Island and Mount Tekao on Nuku Hiva island.


France 2001 French Polynesia stamp Valle de Hakaui stamp on Nuku Hiva island Marquises

French Polynesia 2001, Vallée de Hakaui on Nuku Hiva island of Marquises archipelago.