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Departure Mon, 09 Oct Return Thu, 12 Oct
SJO San Jose
BOB Bora Bora
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OPO Porto
BOB Bora Bora
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BOB Bora Bora
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BOB Bora Bora
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Bora Bora Vacation

About Bora Bora

Bora Bora is a small island situated in French Polynesia, famed for its natural beauty and luxurious resorts. Pristine beaches and an encapsulating warm, blue ocean make flights to Bora Bora a very attractive prospect indeed. The main settlement of Vaitape sits on the island's west side next to a picturesque lagoon. It is an absolutely idyllic location, with a small permanent population of just a few thousand being bolstered every year by tourists clutching plane tickets to Bora Bora. This island paradise is perfect for pampering and relaxation, with luxury the order of the day. This island is truly a complete escape from the daily grind.

Things to do and places to visit in Bora Bora

Visitors flying to Bora Bora tend to spend a lot of time in the water, which is understandable when the ocean is so warm and clean. Scuba diving and snorkeling are popular, as there are abundant opportunities to swim with dolphins. Parasailing and deep-sea fishing are also popular activities. Shops have developed on the island to accommodate the incoming tourists, with local crafts and jewelry becoming popular purchases.

Great things to do on Bora Bora:

  • Dive along the island's barrier reef to see all kinds of aquatic life
  • Rent a bicycle and explore the island at your own pace
  • Swim with dolphins
  • Shop for jewelry made from local black pearls, or try making your own
  • Hike up one of the two peaks of the island's extinct volcano
  • Try out kitesurfing if you're feeling adventurous
  • Go for a cruise to see whales, sharks and rays
  • Enjoy the view as the sun sets over the lagoon
  • Take a jeep tour and see the ruined bunkers from World War ll
  • Rent a boat to explore the many islets around Bora Bora
  • Enjoy some much needed pampering in one of the island's spas
  • Take a helicopter ride for stunning views of the island chain
Bora Bora

Airports in Bora Bora

While there is an airport on the island, visitors won't be able to find direct flights to Bora Bora. All will have to fly to Tahiti's Faa'a International Airport and then take a connecting flight to Bora Bora Airport. There are around 5 of these flights per day.

  • Faa'a International Airport

    Top Carriers

    Airlines flying to Tahiti include Air France and Air New Zealand.

    Location

    It is located 5km to the southwest of Papeete, Tahiti's main city.

    Transportation

    Air Tahiti operates flights to Bora Bora. As Bora Bora Airport is actually on the small islet of Motu Mute, transportation to Vaitape on Bora Bora proper is by ferry. There is little public transport on the island and a taxi is the best way for visitors to reach their hotels.