updated 1/7/2010 8:56:03 AM ET 2010-01-07T13:56:03

The Real Deal: Round-trip airfare to Tahiti on Air Tahiti Nui, one night at the Le Meridien Tahiti in Papeete in a garden-view room, six nights at the Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort and Spa in a garden bungalow with a private pool, breakfast daily, a ferry ride between Tahiti and Moorea, all transfers, and a flower lei greeting, from $1,799 per person—plus about $107 in taxes.

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When: Jan. 12–March 31, 2010.

Gateways: L.A.

The fine print: Does not include about $107 in taxes per person. Based on double occupancy; single supplement is $860. Read these guidelines before you book any Real Deal.

Book by: Jan. 20, 2010.

Contact: Tahiti Tourisme, 877/468-2448, tahiti-tourisme.com.

Why it's a deal: A recent Kayak search produced a $1,067 round-trip flight for travel in early February (Air France). The hotels in this package cost about $1,500 per person including taxes. So booking independently, you would expect to pay about $2,567 per person for room and board. This package costs $1,906 with all taxes included—a savings of $661—plus it includes transfers and a ferry between Tahiti and Moorea.

More: Add nights in Moorea from $185 per person per night.

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