Diving with dolphins in Bora Bora

Bora Bora by Sky & Sea: Helicopter and Diving Vacation Tour

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Bora Bora, Taha’a, Raiatea

Suggested Duration

8 Days

Witness the volcanic peaks and emerald rainforest from the skies before diving down into the crystal clear waters of the South Pacific Sea during your customizable Bora Bora vacation. Swim with sharks in the magnificent lagoon and soar through the air on a private helicopter ride. Discover the white-sand shores of a secluded island and relax in the comfort of the tropical waters. From scuba diving at coral gardens to trekking the rainforest in search of hidden waterfalls, you can indulge in the...

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Trip Highlights

  • Relish the unparalleled panoramas of Bora Bora on a captivating helicopter tour, accompanied with remarkable photography
  • Plunge into the crystal clear waters of the famous lagoon at Bora Bora to swim with blacktip reef sharks and giant manta rays
  • Dive into the depths of the South Pacific Sea on a guided full-day SCUBA tour to find coral walls, lemon sharks, and marvelous tuna
  • Enjoy a private helicopter ride to and from a private resort on the stunning secluded shores of Taha’a Island
  • Traverse the rainforest trails around Bora Bora to find magnificent panoramas from Mount Otemanu and find coastal guns and ancient temples
  • Visit a boutique pearl farm to learn about the process of harvesting oysters and the pearls before displaying the treasured stones in the gallery
  • Trek the Three Waterfall trail at the heart of Raiatea to find a series of remarkable waterfalls streaming down the cliffs of the untamed rainforest
  • Cruise the waters of the South Pacific Sea in search of whales and dolphins on a fabulous whale watching adventure

Detailed Description

Celebrate the adventure of a lifetime on your 8-day Bora Bora vacation, embarking on sky-high panoramas and exploring the depths of the South Pacific Sea. The journey begins with your arrival at Bora Bora Airport. Your private transfer escorts you across the colorful lagoon to reach your elegant resort. Bask in the luxury of your overwater bungalow and the comfortable warm white sand edging the lagoon. The following day, you have an introduction to the waters of the island with a snorkel tour finding bright fringing reefs and a site where sharks and manta rays swim right beside the anchored boat.

You continue your exploration of the island with a scenic and photographic helicopter tour around the soaring peak of Mount Otemanu. Then, you return to the air once more with a sensational parasailing tour. Glide over the lagoon for a peaceful and exhilarating view of Bora Bora and the surrounding sea. Follow the open waters on a boat in search of humpback whales on a whale-watching excursion before returning to the resort.

You board a boat and weigh anchor at three different diving sites near Bora Bora in search of sharks tuna, and blue marlin. After breakfast, you take a private helicopter ride from the helipad at your resort to the secluded shores of Taha’a Island. The remainder of the day is yours to discover the splendors of the lagoon. Relish a snorkel excursion and visit a family-owned pearl farm to learn more about the cultivation of precious stone. You can also take the time to relax in the seclusion of your island resort.

Enjoy a spa treatment or venture to the nearby coast of Raiatea to trek the Three Waterfalls Trail, winding through the rainforest of French Polynesia’s second-biggest island. Next, you return to Bora Bora by private helicopter and partake in a fabulous 4x4 jeep safari. Discover World War II artillery and ancient temples en route to the plateau beneath Mount Otemanu. Enjoy a casual, relaxed evening with a sunset dinner before returning to the resort. On the final day, your private transfer escorts you to Bora Bora Airport where you check-in for your flight home.

Starting Price

$11,435 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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