Underwater Adventures in Bora Bora with Maupiti
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Aquabike Aventure. You'll feel like one of the Jetsons (albeit in the water), as you motor about in your little scooter built for two. This is certainly a unique way to check out the fish. Tipoto, Bora Bora. 67-50-91. www.boraboraunderwaterscooter.com.
Aqua Safari Bora Bora. This is an underwater walk wearing a diving helmet and wet suit. Participants walk on the seabed a few meters below the surface for 30 to 45 minutes. Passengers awaiting their turn at the underwater walk get to snorkel. Amanahune, near Kaina Hut, Bora Bora. 28-87-77. www.aquasafaribora.com.
Bora Bora Submarine. You'll be singing the Beatles' classic pop song as you plunge to depths of 100 feet (30 meters) in a yellow submarine with panoramic windows. Passengers watch the sea creatures swim by in air-conditioned comfort. Nunue, south of Vaitape, Bora Bora. 30–04–01. www.submarineborabora.com.
Bora Diving Centre & Nemo World. Bora Diving Centre & Nemo World are located in Matira and have the same owner. Morning dives are for certified divers (two 45-minute dives); beginners are taught in the afternoon. There are five boats, and hotel and motu resort pickups are arranged. Matira, Bora Bora. 67-71-84 or 67-77-85. www.boradiving.com.
Moana Adventure Tours. Moana Adventure Tours has been running snorkeling tours for 30 years and offers public and private tours to all the best places in Bora Bora. Paofai Bay, Bora Bora. 67-61-41. www.moanaadventuretours.com.
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