Bora Bora, French Polynesia
The perfect 4 days itinerary

Bora Bora, a small South Pacific island northwest of Tahiti in French Polynesia, is surrounded by sand-fringed motus (islets) and a turquoise lagoon protected by a coral reef. Known for its scuba diving, it's also a popular luxury resort destination where some guest bungalows are perched over the water on stilts. At the island's center rises Mt. Otemanu, a 727m dormant volcano.

What to do in Bora Bora?

This 4 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Bora Bora. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Arrival and Exploration

Morning

Arrive at Bora Bora Airport and take a boat transfer to your resort. Settle in and enjoy the stunning views of the turquoise lagoon from your overwater bungalow.

Afternoon

Take a leisurely walk around the resort, relax on the beach, or take a dip in the lagoon. Enjoy a traditional Polynesian lunch at the resort's restaurant.

Evening

Watch the sunset from the beach and enjoy a welcome dinner at the resort.


Day 2: Water Adventures

Morning

Embark on a half-day snorkeling tour of the lagoon. Swim with colorful tropical fish, rays, and even sharks in the clear waters.

Afternoon

Take a jet ski tour around the island. Enjoy the thrill of speeding across the water with the wind in your hair.

Evening

Relax at the resort, enjoy a spa treatment, and have dinner at one of the fine-dining restaurants.


Day 3: Island Exploration

Morning

Take a 4x4 tour of the island. Visit the remnants of World War II cannons, explore the lush jungle, and enjoy panoramic views from various lookout points.

Afternoon

Visit the Lagoonarium, a natural aquarium where you can swim with turtles, sharks, rays, and a variety of fish.

Evening

Enjoy a Polynesian dinner show at the resort, featuring traditional music, dance, and fire performances.


Day 4: Relaxation and Departure

Morning

Spend your last morning in Bora Bora relaxing on the beach or enjoying a final swim in the lagoon.

Afternoon

Check out of the resort and take a boat transfer to Bora Bora Airport for your flight home.


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