Bora Bora Island

Want to go to a wonderful place then go for Bora Bora islands. Bora Bora Island is a marvellous place for vacations. Its beauty is unbelievable. Two big peaks of sheer black rocks that dominate the centre of the island give a beautiful backdrop to the blue water. The Bora Bora’s lagoon is one of the most treasured features of Bora Bora Island. Your visit to the Bora Bora Island will be a lifetime experience. You can relax and have fun there in many ways. There are about five hundred species of fishes in the blue water.

What to See in Bora Bora Island?

There are many sightseeing places and activities. You can see unique art done by artists, craftsmen and other specialists.

  • You can see ancient maraes and also see leftover World War II cannons and bunkers.
  • You can enjoy Tahitian dancing.
  • Here you can have a unique experience of lagoonarium. In Bora Bora lagoonarium you not even see but also interact with the amazing creatures as you can swim alongside with them with a trained and experienced underwater guide.
  • You can see art and craft of local artists and craftsmen.
  • Tattooing is an important part of culture of the Polynesian.

Bora Bora Island Information

Bora Bora Island Geography
Location Pacific Ocean
Archipelago Society Islands
Area 29.3 km2 (11.31 sq mi)
Highest Elevation 727 m (2,385 ft)
Highest Point Mount Otemanu
Bora Bora Island Country
France
Overseas Collectivity French Polynesia
Administrative Subdivision Leeward Islands
Commune Bora-Bora
Largest City Vaitape (pop. 4,927 inhabitants)
Bora Bora Island Demographics
Population 8,880 (as of August 2007 census)

Bora-Bora Information

Bora-Bora Administration
Country France
Overseas Collectivity French Polynesia
Administrative Subdivision Leeward Islands
Mayor Gaston Tong Sang
Bora-Bora Statistics
Elevation 0–727 m (0–2,385 ft)
Land area 40.3 km2 (15.6 sq mi)
Population1 8,927  (August 2007 census)
 - Density 222 /km2 (570 /sq mi)
INSEE / Postal code 98714 / 98730

Relaxation in Bora Bora

 You can take a private lagoon tours in glass bottom boat. There are special sunset cruises. You can enjoy nightlife, motu picnics and bus &mini-van tour.

Bora Bora Water Sports

Have fun in scuba diving and sailing. Enjoy different water sports like jet boating, jet skiing, swimming, kite surfing, water skiing, windsurfing, snorkelling and surfing.

Fun on Bora Bora Island

Go for eco, cultural and nature tours, horseback riding, aquabike, lagoonarium, camping, flightseeing and lagoon excursion.

Adventure on Bora Bora Island

Have gala fun in parasailing, sportfishing, shark feeding, hiking and climbing.

Recreation in Bora Bora

Take bicycle ride, casual walking, tennis, billiards and volleyball.

Weather of Bora Bora Island

There are two seasons on this island wet season and dry season. Dry season is best for tourism. Dry season means winter season here. The fluctuation in the temperature between day and night is very less. Mainly tourists come in July as there are many festivals and celebrations. Dry season is better due to increased visibility.

Climate Data for Bora Bora
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average High °F (°C) 86
(30)
88
(31.1)
88
(31.1)
88
(31.1)
86
(30)
84
(28.9)
84
(28.9)
82
(27.8)
84
(28.9)
84
(28.9)
86
(30)
86
(30)
85.5
(29.72)
Average Low °F (°C) 75
(23.9)
75
(23.9)
75
(23.9)
75
(23.9)
75
(23.9)
72
(22.2)
72
(22.2)
72
(22.2)
72
(22.2)
73
(22.8)
75
(23.9)
75
(23.9)
73.8
(23.24)
Rainfall inches (mm) 10.39
(264)
9.13
(232)
8.07
(205)
6.38
(162)
5.24
(133)
3.78
(96)
3.31
(84)
2.68
(68)
2.83
(72)
4.41
(112)
8.98
(228)
10.87
(276)
76.06
(1,932)
Avg. Rainy Days 17 16 18 13 9 6 5 4 5 5 6 12 116

Bora Bora Island Cruises

  • Paul Gauguin
  • Archipels Sailing Cruises
  • Aranui Cruises
  • Roa Yachting- Private Luxury Cruises
  • Tahiti Yacht Charter Cruises

Bora Bora Island Hotels

Hotel Name Price From
Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa

$603

Eden Beach Hotel Bora Bora $239
Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa Bora Bora Island $652
Le Meridien Bora Bora $859