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Things to Do in Bora Bora Island

Mar 2, 2008
Bora Bora is one of the most enchanting as well as romantic spots on the earth, situated in Society Archipelago of French Polynesia, which in turn is a congregation of about 118 islands and atolls. Let it be to celebrate honeymoon, wedding, or any other milestones in your relationship, Bora Bora serves as an excellent base for all.

With its legendary brilliant lagoon bounded by offshore within a protective coral akin to necklace, two towering mountain peaks, dazzling waterfalls, secluded beaches, and lush green vegetation, Bora Bora draws a large number of holidaymakers from across the world each and every year.

The destination provides a plethora of options for people touring the place. For instance, Bora Bora is a mecca for water sport lovers. With its magnificent lagoon and such excellent spots as Coral Garden, situated at the southern tip of Motu Roa, Bora Bora provides excellent opportunities for activities such as snorkeling and diving. The waters of lagoon abound with a plenty of rare marine species such as eel, manta rays, dolphins, dolphins, barracudas, and much more.

Likewise, you can explore the beauty of the island by taking an enjoyable cruise along the beautiful lagoon of Bora Bora. Further, a myriad of superb options are available for fishing enthusiasts. You can enjoy fishing outside the island reef, and fishing boats of various sizes and types are available for this purpose. Sometimes you can even make use of the services of expert fishing guides. The cost of service usually depends on the size and location of the boats.

In addition, a plethora of cruise companies are in the scenario to provide you an enchanting sailing experience, apart from providing facilities for enjoying activities such as shark feeding, reef walking, and beachcombing. Also, a great way to enjoy the beauty of lagoon is to take a tour to lagoonarium, where you can feed and swim along with a range of fish species such as shark, manta rays, and dolphins.

However, things to do in Bora Bora are not just confined to water sport activities. For example, you can take a biking tour in order to experience the incredibility of the island. Since roads here are well-maintained and are in good condition, biking in Bora Bora would be really a fun experience.

For those who want to have a true Tahitian experience, no other option would be better than taking a romantic as well as secluded picnic to a private motu or islet. But, a best option for those who want to explore the archeological sites as well as the beauty of the villages that abounds with wild flowers and giant palms would be to take a car ride on Bora Bora's 20-mile circle island road.

Some superb options are also available for adventurers in the form of four-wheel safari drive, with which you could climb dizzying heights and explore Bora Bora's sacred sites within the interiors of virgin mountains. Adventurers can also take advantage of guided escorted hiking trip to Mount Pahia, which is quite a difficult trek and it takes about two hours to reach its summit. While trekking, you can come through breathtaking forested areas and orchards. People touring the place can also indulge in activities such as horseback riding, with a range of ranches with specialties such as New Zealand-bred horses.

If you are not satisfied with any of these aforesaid options for experiencing the magnificence of island, then take a helicopter sightseeing tour. This in turn is a great way to enjoy the awesome beauty of multicolored lagoon and interiors of lush forested areas. Further, you can also have a closer look at the majestic Mount Otemanu. Above all, Bora Bora presents a diverse range of attractions such as ancient Maraes and remnants of World War II.

When comes to accommodation, Bora Bora enables vacationers to choose from a range of accommodation choices. From high end hotels and upscale hotels with most sophisticated facilities and amenities to boutique hotels and bungalows, accommodation options available in Bora Bora are truly endless.

Despite any accommodation option, perhaps the most sought after choice among the honeymooners and newly weds is overwater bungalows, which stands across the dazzling turquoise waters of the lagoon. This choice is replete with almost all facilities that a high end resort or hotel room renders.
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Six exclusive luxury Sofitel and Novotel resorts in French Polynesia , including a private island, offering outstanding natural beauty, sparkling turquoise waters, and all the romance of the South Seas to travelers and honeymooners in search of the ultimate paradise island experience .
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