Bora Bora is theideal place if you want to enjoy a great, not to say the greatest, tropical vacation in the entire world.
Bora Bora is a high island of French Polynesia. It belongs tothe Society Archipelago and more specifically to the leeward islands. French Polynesia is made of 118 islands.
Located 250 km northwest of Tahiti, the Pearl of the Pacific is famous for its turquoise lagoon as well as the multiple islets, also called “motu”, surrounding it. Bora Bora is also called the Pearl of the Pacific, it is renowned around the world due to the beauty of its lagoon.
The Air Tahiti compagny provides everyday flights, which makes it easier to travel through the islands. The arrival by plane offers a spectacular view of the lagoon of Bora Bora. The airport is located on a motu, the main island is reached by fast boat shuttles which head to Vaitape, the main city of Bora Bora. The island has only one pass to enter or leave the lagoon.
The island has 8,800 inhabitants. The Tupai atoll depends on Bora Bora, it is also known as the heart-shaped island.
It is quite incredible to land on Bora Bora airport, located on a white sand islet and discover ath the same time both Otemanu Mount and turquoise lagoon.
As you arrive, you really feel like you have made it to paradise.
Many hotels have settled there and many offer to stay in bungalows that contributed to the reputation of Bora Bora. It is the ideal place to enjoy the overwater experience.
For the more athletics, it is also possible to do great excursions on the main island.
The seabed of Bora Bora is legendary, there is a very rich submarine fauna: sharks, rays, fish of all colors.
A sunset cruise on a boat is also a wonderful time to share for two.
*Matira, the most famous beach of Bora Bora, is located on the south of the big island.
*The International Canoe Race, th e Hawaiki Nui Va’a, takes place every year in November. It is the most important of French Polynesia, it gathers the best rowers of the globe, the arrival of the last step is in Matira.
*The American canons, vestiges of the Second World War can be visited during ATV safaris.
*Many activities are available on site: hiking, ATV safaris, biking, water activities, jet ski, scuba diving, parasailing, fishing etc. …..
How to book:
For the perfect organisation of your Bora Bora vacation, you can contact our partner Moana Voyages, a travel agency based in Tahiti since 2005.