Your really do deserve a vacation to Bora Bora. Don't fight it, you know it's true...
Bora island is possibly the single most famous island in all the
world. The legends, mysteries, and romance associated with the words
"Bora Bora" bring an almost mystical presence to the island.
It's true Bora Bora is indeed a wonderful place to vacation...
but this magical presence is not so unattainable.
This website seperates the facts from the fiction regarding
this wonderful Tahiti Polynesian island paradise: Tourism aspects,
activities, practicalities, culture, and all the things you'll want
to know when planning a trip to Bora Bora. We propose to
the would be traveler that the Island of Bora Bora is quite real
and attainable as a vacation getaway.
Part of the allure has to be its almost unbelievable beauty. Two towering peaks of sheer black rock dominate the center of the
island and make an impressive backdrop to an assortment of blue
waters that will dazzle the eyes.
Bora Bora's lagoon is its most
treasured feature, and allows the traveler many opportunities to
experience it in a variety of ways.
Windsurf, jetski, scuba dive,
snorkel, swim, bask in its warmth... the list goes on.
Bora bora is truly an experience worth having. A wonderfully relaxing
place to be as well as a great island for you to experience, your
Bora Bora vacation will never be forgotten.
Explore our pages as you take a cyber tour of Bora Bora and
let us know what you think. The magic is there still. The legend
persists. How will you experience it?
6 Categories of Bora Bora's activities include:
with special sections for SCUBA
DIVING and SAILING,
plus snorkeling, surfing, windsurfing, jetskiing, jetboating, waterskiing, swimming, kitesurfing.
- RELAXATION- motu picnics, nightlife, bus & mini van tours, glass bottom boat, private lagoon tours, sunset cruises, massage
- ADVENTURES- 4x4 safaris, parasailing, deepsea & sportfishing, shark & ray feeding, hiking & climbing
- ISLAND FUN- eco, cultural,
& nature touring, lagoon
tackle fishing, Aquabike, Lagoonarium, camping, flightseeing
- RECREATION- casual walking, bicycle riding, tennis, volleyball, billiards, massage.
- SHOPPING, SERVICES
& RESTAURANTS- local
art galleries & studios, BLACK
PEARLS & JEWELRY, giftshops,
boutiques & more.
Also, a list of general services: drugstores, cyber cafes, "the" visitor's center, and all the island's restaurants &
(More ideas in What to See section)
3 Categories of Bora Bora's sights include:
Where to Stay
Bora Bora's lodging choices:
CULTURE, FACTS, MAPS & MORE...
A bank of information specific to Bora Bora:
- Weather, (and when to travel), tradewinds, cyclones,
Languages & Religion, Location, Economy, Beaches, Population, Flora & Fauna (wildlife in general),
dogs, crabs, & more...
- This section also contains MAPS of the island.
Getting Here & Around
Travel choices & details via:
- International Airlines, Charter
flights, Sailing or Cruising vessels , smaller boats and private charters...
- Also, inter-island shuttle details, land & water taxi service, rental cars, bicycles, scooters, small boat rentals.
- Direct links to Our Travel Agent,
& Marine info.
Find out why Bora Bora is the most
popular sailing destination in all of French Polynesia.
News & General Information
Current news, general information, and the
basics for all the islands of Tahiti Polynesia:
- General info & the basics: customs
& foreign exchange rates, marriage
requirements, telephone services, medical
situation for foreigners (getting jobs).
- Plus, a general
resource index for useful numbers & contacts, LATEST
NEWS UPDATES, and more...
Specialized tips on traveling to Tahiti and
her surrounding islands includes:
In order to
improve this section for all, WE LOVE TO HEAR PUBLIC INPUT!
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