However active or inactive you wish to be, there are a number of things to do while in Bora Bora. From amazing lagoon and water excursions to adventurous land activities, Bora Bora is the perfect place to be outdoors and witness the captivating beauty of the island.
Enjoy Bora Bora`s underwater world without getting wet. While aboard a comfortable, covered boat, you`ll glide over the colorful coral and see numbers of beautiful tropical fish through the glass-bottom floor. Your guide will share the history and legends of Bora Bora`s famous lagoon during your cruise.
Sit back and relax in an open-air 4x4 as you take the scenic route through Povoi Valley to a panoramic viewpoint of Bora Bora's dormant volcano crater. Here, you will enjoy a ukulele serenade as you watch the sunset with champagne or local beer in hand.
Arrive at a vibrant coral garden where you`ll have the opportunity to snorkel in clear and shallow waters. Your guide will then take you to feed the sharks and stingrays. You`ll be able to get in the water and swim with them or simply watch from the boat.
Learn how to stand up paddle on the clear lagoon waters of Bora Bora. Your instructor will teach you the basics of paddling and take you to the best spots around the island for any and all skill levels, including calm water for beginners and downwind paddling for the more advanced. Maximum 5 persons per group. Minimum age 8 years.
*Guests of some hotels may require additional transfers, inquire at time of booking for details.
Circle the island with your professional and experienced guide. Learn the island's legends, discover the American WWII cannons, visit an ancient temple, and meet a local family who will serve you fruit from their plantation. You will also visit villages where you will learn how to make your own sarong and discover the local fauna of the island as well as several vistas with breathtaking views. Private tours available as well.
Enjoy an adventurous ride around the island of Bora Bora on a 4X4 Jeep Safari. Visit 3 villages and 4 lookout points where you`ll get an amazing view over the lagoon. Your English-speaking guide will also take you to the historical site where US Army cannons remain from World War II. This excursion includes a fruit tasting.
Experience an evening at the famous Bloody Mary's restaurant. Often frequented by celebrities, Blood Mary's is known for its fresh food, signature cocktails and great ambiance. You'll enjoy the catch of the day prepared to your liking, or choose from a selection of fresh dishes including crab, shrimp, steak, chicken, and vegetarian options.
Bloody Mary's is closed annually for the month of December.
Go for a walk underwater with an air-supplied helmet and find yourself surrounded by tropical fish. This 2-hour excursion includes a boat tour of Bora Bora and snorkeling in the lagoon. This activity is not permitted for pregnant women, people with asthma, or anyone unable to walk. Transfers Included.
Embark on a unique snorkeling adventure with four different stops around the island. You`ll snorkel in the most preserved and vibrant coral gardens of the lagoon and encounter a rich variety of marine life including anemone fish, moray eels, and the beautiful and graceful Manta rays and Eagle rays.
This snorkeling excursion can accommodate up to 10 guests and uses the new full-head masks that incorporate the snorkel so there is minimal fogging or water in the mouth. This activity is ideal for beginners and families alike! The snorkeling begins in shallow water with instruction and moves on to two additional stops at progressively larger depths for optimal viewing of the tropical fish, coral, and large manta and eagle rays. Participants must be at least 6 years old.