Water sports. Local adventures. Day trips. Our dedicated concierge is here to help plan outings for you, your guests, and your family. Find a number of fun things to do in Bora Bora below.
Bora Bora is brimming with activities. Spend your time on the beach or exploring the island. Or contact our Concierge to find what to do in Bora Bora.
Four Seasons Catamaran "Navigator"
Experience the beauty and adventure of this Tahitian paradise aboard the Resort's Catamaran. Choose from relaxing cruises, sunset experience, adventurous island discovery tours, or exquisite dining excursions. The boat's bi-level design features a full bar, dining area, and rooftop sundeck.
Bora Bora offers excellent sportfishing opportunities all year round. You can catch Pacific blue marlin and other types of game fish including mahi mahi, wahoo, skipjack tuna, yellowfin tuna, trevally, jacks, and barracuda. Join a local fishing expert on his boat - from a 21-foot striper to a 34-foot Blackwatch - and choose shallow water, deep sea, or bottom fishing. The water conditions are generally mild. This is a private activity for one to six guests, departing at 8:30 am and according to availability and boat size. For an additional fee, our chef will be happy to prepare your catch for you to enjoy during dinner in one of our restaurants (recommended 24 hours after the excursion).
Soar over the lagoon and discover new vistas while enjoying an unimagineable feeling of serenity and freedom. Board our shuttle to Vaitape, where a complimentary taxi will take you directly to the boat departure dock. Parasailing is offered to adults and children aged 10 and over. Available every day except Thursdays and Sundays.
Ray and Snorkel Safari
On this half-day lagoon discovery tour, you’ll cruise past Mounts Otemanu and Pahia to a shallow sandbank where you'll watch the rays swimming and feeding. You'll then continue on to a pristine coral garden, where you'll snorkel in depths of four to ten feet. A full-day excursion adds a visit to a charming fisherman’s house, where you'll savour a traditional Polynesian lunch.
Day and Sunset Cruises - Enjoy exclusive outings aboard private motor yachts (from 47 to 80 feet). During the day long excursion, you’ll discover the famous vanilla island of Taha’a. During the sunset cruise, you'll see the majestic Mount Otemanu in the lagoon of Bora Bora against the starry sky.
Sunset Andreyale Cruise - This private excursion takes couples on a romantic cruise aboard one of our Andreyale boats. Toast the journey with champagne and canapés, savour sushi while watching the sun set, and enjoy petits fours on the return voyage.
Explore Bora Bora’s coral gardens with the help of a professional guide. Options range from beginner to advanced snorkeling; some with a short walk on the beach leading to an unspoiled islet and the island’s barrier reef. Manta ray and whale watching also available (weather and lagoon conditions permitting). Maximum of 10 passengers per boat.
Enjoy an off-road 4x4 vehicle on a Land Rover Jeep TDI 110 Open or with air-conditioning, to discover the culture, history, fauna and flora of the island of Bora Bora. Explore the World War II sites that the Americans built during their friendly take over of the island in 1942. Learn about the ancient temples of the great Tahitian society, built around 1,000 AD, and the many legends of the island.
Battery Powered Bicycle Rental
Take the opportunity to discover the island of Bora Bora on two wheels. This battery powered comfortable bicycle will facilitate your tour around the island. Regular bicycles are also available.
Take on an exotic underwater adventure that keeps your head dry (and lets you wear your glasses). You'll walk along the sandy bottom of the lagoon, past exotic coral formations and schools of gentle, iridescent tropical fish. A certified diving instructor will explain the safety and diving instructions; no swimming or diving experience is required. A minimum of four guests is required. Private excursions available upon request. Children must be at least 8 years old.
Have you ever dreamt about flying above paradise? A 15- or 30-minute helicopter tour of Bora Bora is simply breathtaking, on board of A-Star ("Squirrel" AS350BA Mono Turbine). Be prepared for spectacular views, showcasing the contrast of the turquoise lagoon and majestic Mount Otemanu and Pahia. Don't forget your camera - as you'll truly have a bird's eye view of Bora Bora.
Join a resort guide on a 6.4-metre (21-foot) Hobie catamaran for a day of sailing to the most beautiful locations on the island. This elegant catamaran is perfect for a small private charter or sunset cruise around the lagoon. Relax on the deck or take a dip in the water and explore a private cove. This is a private activity for one to three people.
Discover kite boarding or improve your skills on one of the most beautiful lagoons in the world. Take our Vaitape shuttle to the meeting point, where an instructor will take you directly to the surf location. Lessons are available for adults and children aged 10 years and over.
Submarine Scooter Dive
Explore the underwater wonders of Bora Bora’s picturesque lagoon during a 30-minute ride on the two-seater underwater scooter, unique to French Polynesia. Board our shuttle to Vaitape, where a motorboat will take you directly to the hydraulic scooter platform. You will be briefed on all equipment and safety procedures before you descend to a shallow depth of 3 metres (10 feet). Your dive instructor will guide you to ensure a smooth and easy underwater ride. Children must be at least 8 years old. Duration: 2 hours from Vaitape (30 minutes under the water)
Bora Bora is rated one of the best scuba diving spots in the world for both beginners and experienced divers. Extraordinary natural beauty of tropical fish and coral can be seen in the lagoon, on the outer reef's coral wall or in the deep sea beyond with Aqua Lung's most recent diving equipment. Open Water Certifications available.