Discover the rich historic past and archaeological treasures of Bora Bora, unknown sites reachable via private roads only, such as the private marae Hau Puni surrounded by an arboretum and medicinal plants. Without missing WW2 remaining cannons and bunkers and a stop at mama Ruta's pareo workshop. A unique tour to learn more about Bora Bora unknown cultural sites and history aboard a very comfortable 4WD.74 USD per adult
A circle island tour of Bora Bora with 5 main stops that will show you a sample of Bora Bora island's rich culture:
Marae Hau Puni: made of several platforms, this huge property is surrounded by an arboretum and medicinal plants. Ancient objects were found on site during the restoration.
WW2 remains: cannons and bunkers dating from World War II located on the top of a hill, guns are facing Bora Bora's unique pass. This is also a great viewpoint on Vaitape pier and Bora Bora's lagoon.
Mama Ruta's Pareo workshop: this is the opportunity to learn how pareos are tinted and patterns printed. You can also buy on choosing your colors and this will be delivered to your hotel a few days later. Season fresh fruits sampling and restrooms available.
Stop at the Matira white sand beach, the most famous place in Bora Bora and the best place to enjoy the beautiful colors of the lagoon.
Stop at the Bloody Mary's restaurant, the oldest restaurant on the island renowed for its fish and seafood menu as well as for the list of celebrities who stop there for dinner.
Last stop is at "Hiro's rock": learn about the legend about this imposing rock like coming out of nowhere. 2 other cannons are also accessible from this point via a path with a panoramic view on Raiatea and Tahaa.
Many other small sites to be visited and details about Bora Bora's history and culture to learn during the tour.
- 74 USD per adult
- 37 USD per child
Inclusions - Guided tour; Spring water during the tour; Fresh fruits sample
Schedules (transfer time from hotels not taken into account) - Morning tour 08h30 - 12h00 ; Afternoon tour 13h30 - 17h00
PIck-Up / Drop-Off - All Hotels & Guest Houses with meeting point on main island, (property(ies) below with extra charge). Four Seasons - Roundtrip boat transfer for a pick up at Anau (shared transfer). Motu Hotels - Roundtrip transfers fees Motu/main island to be paid on site or through our agency. Motu Guest Houses - Roundtrip transfers fees Motu/main island to be paid on site.
Spoken Languages - English, French. On request: Spanish, Japanese, Chinese.
Vehicle Info - 4WD Land Rover Defender or Toyota Land Cruiser - 5 or 8 passengers seats
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