Embrace the adventure of island splendor during your luxury Bora Bora vacation. Soar over the lush rainforest canopy on a helicopter ride. Glide above the indigo colors of the famous lagoon while parasailing. Rush across the calm waters of the South Pacific riding Jet Skis and float over a coral garden as sharks and manta rays swim nearby. The sweet aromas of exotic fruits fill the air. Pearls shimmer in the blissful sunlight. Combine excitement and relaxation, tropical seclusion and modern luxury,...
Bora Bora – Adventures in French Polynesia
Bora Bora is an island of majesty and adventure, from volcanic craters to emerald jungle canopies, radiant exotic flowers and glistening waters ranging from turquoise to indigo. The Central market in Vaitape glows with the colors of tropical fruits, highlighting mango, guava, and pineapple. The scent of creamy banana drifts down the aisles. The upper floor contains pearl vendors offering insight into the sheen and prestige of the precious stone. Fishermen showcase their daily catch for passersby, and the aroma of the ocean remains prevalent along the coastal road.
Your flight lands at Bora Bora Airport, where your private transfer greets you upon your arrival. You take a boat across the shimmering crystal clear and indigo waters of the celebrated lagoon to reach the secluded luxury of your five-star accommodation. You settle into the comforts of an iconic overwater bungalow. The thatched roof connects the traditional culture and style of the island with contemporary luxuries. You have a view to the east and the basalt peak of Mount Otemanu. A raised wooden walkway connects your suite to the hotel along the island shores.
Coconut palms shade the infinity pool looking out to the bungalows. After getting acquainted with your hotel grounds, you return to the shores of Bora Bora for an introduction to the historical sites along the east coast. At Marae Aehautai, you find one of the oldest temples on the island, dating back more than a millennium. The stone slab marks the base of the temple grounds in view of the soaring peak of Mount Otemanu. In the distance, your guide points to the outlines of Raiatea and Taha’a Islands.
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- Relish the adventure of a Jet Ski tour around the stunning Bora Bora Lagoon for a seaside panorama of the island coastline
- Jump into the inviting waters along the edge of a coral reef on a snorkel excursion to view blacktip reef sharks and marvelous manta rays
- Enjoy the unique experience of riding a submersible scooter around a coral reef that imitates the art of scuba diving
- Delight in a thrilling helicopter tour over the mountaintops of Bora Bora and along the shoreline of the heart-shaped island of Tupai
- Learn the secrets of paddleboarding during a private lesson, allowing you to enjoy the mixture of excitement and serenity of the water
- Relax in luxury with a cruise offering the colorful layers of sunset and the charms of a five-star meal with an oceanside view
- Indulge in the flavors of French Polynesia during a private cooking class, offering insight into the islands’ delectable ingredients and culinary history
French Polynesia offers the allure of relaxing in paradise and activities brimming with excitement during your 8-day Bora Bora vacation tour. The thrills begin with your arrival at Bora Bora Airport. Your private transfer greets you at baggage claim and escorts you over the lagoon to your charming overwater bungalow. Take a moment to explore your resort and the comforts of your suite. Enjoy an introduction to the island with a guided exploration along the coastline, offering insight into the remnants of the ancient Polynesian culture that settled Bora Bora.
The following morning, you meet your guide and venture out on a half-day Jet Ski excursion around the gorgeous lagoon. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to bask in the beauty of the beaches or visit the town of Vaitape. Then, you venture out on another Jet Ski excursion, relishing the fresh air and gorgeous landscape. Delight in a marvelous lunch at an iconic Bora Bora restaurant before participating in a snorkeling excursion focused on finding blacktip reef sharks and manta rays.
Learn the art of riding a stand-up paddleboard. The activity combines adventure and relaxation on the water. In the afternoon, you make your way to a nearby resort to meet a private chef keen on guiding you through the most important flavors of French Polynesian cuisine. The next day is at your leisure to indulge in the splendors of Bora Bora at your preferred pace. Lounge on the white sand beach or bike ride along the coastal road. In the evening, you board an outrigger canoe for a private sunset cruise around the island. Relish a gourmet dinner alongside the ocean before returning to your resort.
Dive beneath the sea with an aquabike tour. Ride a motorized scooter 10 feet beneath the sea’s surface to view the life around the coral gardens. Once above the water, you fly into the sky with a parasailing outing, offering vibrant panoramas of the reefs, shores, and mountaintops. The following day, you soar into the sky once more, this time exploring on a private helicopter ride. Take in the lush treetops, basalt cliffs, and the heart-shaped island of Tupai. Upon returning to your resort, you can bask in the luxury and comfort of a spa treatment to help soothe the body after a week of remarkable adventures. On the final day, your private transfer greets you in the lobby of the hotel and escorts you to Bora Bora Airport for your flight home.
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$2,395 per person (excluding international flights)
- 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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