Tahaa and Bora Bora

Old Oct 10th, 2005, 06:45 AM
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Tahaa and Bora Bora

Looking to spend 3 nights at each Island or should we spend the 6 at one? Any recommendations for resorts and tips on transport to and from Papeet and island transfers.
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Old Oct 10th, 2005, 12:37 PM
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Transport from Papeete is a 45 min flight to Bora Bora. No need to stay on Tahiti. You can do a day trip to Tahaa if you want - spend your time on Bora Bora for the relaxation and beauty. I don't know where you live but by the time you even get to Tahiti, you're tired and 3-day, 3-day is more of a rat race than you might think.
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Old Nov 29th, 2005, 09:40 AM
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On Bora Bora try the Le Meridien Bora Bora.Absolute paradise!Absolutely gorgeous in every way shape and form.You cannot go wrong in a Beach bungalow or a Overwater!
Fabulous resort on it's own motu....
Just the epitome of 'Tropical Paradise'
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Old Nov 30th, 2005, 02:48 PM
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I can't remember the name of this resort but it is located on a motu on the Bora Bora (west) side of Tahaa and it is located in a very beautiful spot with very spectacular snorkelling. If you wan't a laid back few days, this place stood out against what we saw in Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora and Huahine. By the way, we preferred Moorea to Bora Bora.
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We spent our honeymoon in FP in June and stayed at the Bora Bora Lagoon Resort and Tahaa Private Island Resort and Spa. We loved both but if I was to recommend one it would Bora Bora Lagoon Resort because the snorkeling was amazing right off our room. Tahaa by comparison was also beautiful and we had a wonderful ow bung right at the end of the pontoon which was huge but there isn't much to watch below - other than the odd stingray. The coral garden at the resort just didn't compare to that at Bora Bora. I would certainly say go to both but if I could do it again I would go to Tahaa first. We flew by helicopter from Bora Bora to Tahaa which was great fun albeit a treat. Hope this help.
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