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Things to do in Bora Bora

Best attractions to visit in Bora Bora

1. Bora Bora Glass Bottom Boat - Bora Bora

Bora Bora Glass Bottom Boat

Bora Bora Glass Bottom Boat ride is an amazing way to discover and enjoy the sensational underwater world without getting yourself wet. It’s a perfect activity especially for those who don’t like snorkeling and its hassles. Such people can enjoy this relaxing tour without any apprehension. It’s a one and a half hour tour. Tourists are taken for a ride on an enormous cruiser boat and they get to witness the breathtaking views underwater of coral and marine life. The experts also provide a detailed account of the facts and history of this amazing lagoon. The excursion takes place under central Bora Bora’s huge mountains. The tourists get to observe tropical fish such as butterfly, parrot, surgeon fish and many more as the expert guide helps them in the identification of different species of fish and other marine life. The riders can also feed the fish from under the glass which is a highly thrilling experience. Other than the amazing under-the-sea charms, tourists also get to witness an ancient rocky remnant of an old volcano, Mt. Otemanu, which towers several feet above the glittering, aquamarine lagoon. All in all, the Bora Bora Glass Bottom Boat ride must be experienced for all its exotic underwater pleasures and more!


2. Mai Kai Bora Bora - Bora Bora

Mai Kai Bora Bora

The Mai Kai Marina and Yacht Club is a perfect destination to enjoy the pleasures of Bora Bora’s lagoon. The marina contains 32 moorings for large vessels up to 60ft. and 1 mooring for even larger vessels which happen to be up to 46meters per 150 ft. A floating dock is present for both long-term and short-term docking. The stationary dock offers accommodation for various vessels which range in size from small tenders to mega large yachts. The Mai Kai restaurant here, offers international, Polynesian and French cuisine with exotic water views. The restaurant features both casual and private dining options and offers the most authentic food in a highly luxurious setting. The Mai Kai lounge bar is a perfect place for those who enjoy a relaxing, fun atmosphere to laze around or socialize with people in an exotic setting. The bar serves special island drinks and signature martinis along with attractive late night menus and happy hours. The restaurant is led by the world renowned chef Teiva Tapare and the menu highlights happen to be seafood and steak. However, special vegetarian meals are also offered in order to cater to people with diverse needs and backgrounds. Hence, this astounding place must be visited for an exhilarating and fulfilling vacation.


3. Shark & Ray Snorkel Safari - Bora Bora

Shark Ray Snorkel Safari

The Shark and Ray Snorkel Safari is an astounding 2 hours and 30 minutes adventure in the mesmerizing Bora Bora lagoon. The tourists arrive at breathtaking coral gardens through a cruise and then they get to snorkel in clear blue waters. The waters are shallow in the beginning and people love to snorkel with the stingrays. Later, the more adventurous souls are taken in deep waters where they are surrounded by gigantic fish and sharks. The Manta Ray is also found here. The snorkelers also get to feed the fish from their own hands. The expert guides assist the tourists at all times and they also provide valuable information about the marine life, water and the island. The guests can even catch the fish and take it back to their hotels and cook a delicious seafood dinner for themselves. After experiencing the pleasures of snorkeling and viewing under-the-water miracles, the riders are taken for a cruise ride to witness the beauty of the gigantic Bora Bora Mountains. All the guests are provided with snacks, lunch and life jackets for their protection. Therefore, even non-swimmers can experience the pleasures of this trip. This joyous Shark and Ray Snorkel Safari should be your first priority these vacations!


4. Bora Bora Aqua Safari with Helmet - Bora Bora

Bora Bora Aqua Safari with Helmet

The Bora Bora Aqua Safari with Helmet is an amazing means of enjoying an underwater walk on the Bora Bora Island. The guests are provided with a cruise ride to reach the diving destination. The divers are then provided with bathing suits and a funny-looking, yellow helmet. Fresh air is continuously piped into this helmet so that the divers can easily breathe while underwater. The expert guide walks the divers into the clear waters and then they get to witness all the underwater wonders. Under complete supervision of a certified instructor, the divers walk on the sea bed with fantastic coral formations and breathtaking tropical fish in the clear, shallow waters. The divers can even carry fish food with them and feed the fish from their own hands. This excursion is open for all. There’s no need of previous diving experience and even non-swimmers can take the dive. The helmet keeps your head dry and you don’t even need to take off your prescription eyeglasses. After an exhilarating time underwater, the guests enjoy a scrumptious meal and beverages on the boat, followed by a relaxing cruise ride back to the dock. Hence, the Bora Bora Aqua Safari with Helmet should be experience by everyone craving underwater adventures.


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