The French Polynesian Islands conjure images of tropical fish and crystal-clear waters, lush rainforests, and the thatched rooftops of overwater bungalows. On this 8-day Bora Bora honeymoon vacation, escape as a newlywed couple to this island paradise. The aroma of hibiscus permeates the lingering scent of coconut. Sharks and manta rays glide along shallow waters near the open South Pacific Sea. From Polynesian dance performances to exploring the Valley of the Kings, you will discover the island’s...
Bora Bora – Arrive in Bora Bora to Enjoy the Idyllic and Iconic Paradise
Island life on Bora Bora fills with images of indigo waters along the lagoon and white frangipani fringed with streaks of purple. The basalt peak of Mount Otemanu shimmers with silver and black soaring above the emerald rainforest canopy. As your flight descends onto the runway at Bora Bora International Airport, you can see the thatched roofs of the overwater bungalows rising above the lagoon. The luxury suites have become an iconic image of relaxation and opulence in French Polynesia since their introduction to resort lodging in the 1960s.
Your private transfer greets you upon your arrival at the airport and escorts you over the calm, crystal clear waters of the lagoon to reach the splendors of your resort. A porter helps you with your bags, escorting you from the private dock to the lobby. You enter into the comforts of your gorgeous suite to find a private plunge pool, which serves as a connection to the greater lagoon. A large deck provides a sensational view of the dramatic peak of Mount Otemanu.
Natural light pours into the bungalow through the glass panels. The sunlight bounces off the radiant hues of the indigo water and through the panel on the floor, offering a unique perspective of the schools of fish swimming below. You easily settle into the charms of your accommodation, accentuated by the view of the landscape, the sounds of water lapping against the wooden posts, and the aroma of fresh coconut. You find inviting Mai Tai cocktails to celebrate your arrival and the relaxing honeymoon vacation to come.
Bora Bora – Enjoy Your Overwater Bungalow and Swim with Sharks
Bora Bora – Relish a Private Paddle Board Lesson and a Helicopter Ride
Bora Bora – Delight in a Bike Ride around the Island and Dive for Pearls
Bora Bora – Hike the Heart of Bora Bora to Explore the Valley of the Kings
Bora Bora – Capture Bora Bora on a Photography and 4x4 Jeep Tour
Bora Bora – Relax in the Paradisiacal Setting with a Soothing Spa Treatment
Bora Bora – Depart for Home
- Delight in the comforts of an overwater bungalow suite at a luxury resort, beginning with a Mai Tai greeting waiting in your room
- Relish a private breakfast on the deck of your overwater bungalow, along with a ride in a traditional outrigger canoe
- Discover the pearls of Bora Bora during a visit to a family-operated pearl farm, showcasing the traditional methods of cultivation and harvesting
- Capture the beauty of Bora Bora on a scenic helicopter ride and private photography tour of the celebrated lagoon
- Explore the hidden history of Bora Bora on a private tour of the Valley of the Kings to uncover relics, temples, and the marvelous tropical flora
- Traverse the rainforest terrain on a 4x4 jeep safari venturing to the basalt base of Mount Otemanu for a sensational panoramic view
- Slide into the comfortable waters of the stunning lagoon to snorkel with blacktip reef sharks and giant manta rays
- Bask in the vibrant ambiance of a Polynesian dance performance where the mixture of music and movement tells the folklore of the island
The overwater bungalow embodies luxury and splendor during your customizable Bora Bora honeymoon vacation. Whether you are rejoicing in an anniversary or indulging in a retreat to a tropical paradise, you can bask in an opulent suite that offers private views of the crystal-clear lagoon. Take in the majesty of the island on a scenic helicopter ride for an unforgettable panorama from the skies. Relish the splendors of island living and the charms of natural tropical beauty with your arrival at Bora Bora Airport. Your private transfer greets you and escorts you by boat across the lagoon to a stunning resort. Settle into the pleasures of your luxurious overwater bungalow and toast to Bora Bora with a welcoming Mai Tai.
The following morning, breakfast is brought to your room straight from the waters, where you can participate in a traditional canoe ceremony. Take a short ride around the lagoon on a canoe while breakfast is prepared on your private deck. Relish the bright and vibrant flavors of Bora Bora in the comforts of your suite. Continue the day with a snorkeling tour, visiting the celebrated spot at which blacktip reef sharks and manta rays swim. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to bask in the beauty of the island at your preferred pace. Welcome the next day with a private paddleboard lesson on the lagoon. The gentle wake provides a calm ambiance on which to learn the proper form.
Take to the skies at a time you prefer for a scenic helicopter ride around Bora Bora. Your pilot also provides photographic guidance to capture the best angles of the island on camera. Then, you mount a bike and circle the circular road around the island, stopping at a family-owned pearl farm to learn about the cultivation of the precious stone. Afterward, you venture to the shores of the main island to meet your trekking guide. Follow the paths winding through the rainforest at the heart of Bora Bora to discover the Valley of the Kings. Learn about the island history and culture of French Polynesia before returning to the comforts of your overwater bungalow.
Step aboard a boat for a private photography tour of the lagoon. Let a professional photographer capture your active lifestyle above and below the water before taking to the unpaved roads of the island for a 4x4 jeep safari. Bask in the relaxation offered by the spa at your luxury resort with a half-day spa treatment. In the evening, you partake in the fabulous Polynesian dance performance accompanying dinner. On the final day, your private transfer escorts you to Bora Bora Airport for your flight home, bringing an end to your time on your newlywed honeymoon vacation.
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$3,115 per person (excluding international flights)
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