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Tahiti Helicopters

Pier Bora Bora und Flughafen Faaa auf Tahiti, French Polynesia
(689) 504-075
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Ranked #16 of 38 activities in Bora Bora
Type: Transportation
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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97 reviews 97 reviews
32 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

On our last trip to French Polynesia (Tahiti, Bora Bora, Moorea, Taha'a, Huahine), my wife Nicole fell in love with the Coral Garden on Taha'a - calling it her favorite place to snorkel. So, for this year's anniversary trip, to Bora Bora, I chartered Tahiti Helicopter for a morning private transfer from the Four Seasons on Bora Bora to Le... More

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Brasilia, DF
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We flew on September 15th morning. We were picked up at Bora Bora Intercontinental Thalasso´s helipad for a 15 minutes tour (L'essentiel de Bora Bora). Our pilot was Mr. Delpia. The flight was extremely smooth and Bora Bora from the top is spectacular. The highest point of the tour was about 30 meters above the mount Otemanu. The pilot spoke... More

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Long Beach, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

We've been to French Polynesia several times and had never considered the helicopter. We were staying at Le Meridien and noticed the heliport at the reef area at the back side of the property. It couldn't get any more convenient. The hotel activity desk said they take groups of 4, and it would cost more for a private flight with... More

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Pine Beach, New Jersey, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

Had a bit of an issue with the company responding to my emails promptly. Willing to Drop $50 a minute I honestly thought they would get back to me faster.But with that aside, everything did get booked before our arrival. Me and my boyfriend were picked up from the hotel lobby and in no time up in the air enjoying... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
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33 reviews 33 reviews
3 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Quick review of Tahiti Helicopters: awesome scenery; it's expensive; but by far the best 15-30 minutes you can spend on an excursion in Bora Bora. The colors of the water are unbelievable and you won't regret spending the $$. I only wish the pilot spoke English so we could have gotten some narrative on what we were flying over. So... More

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Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
15 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

This is absolutely the best thing you can do in Bora Bora. I wouldn't bother booking prior to travelling to Bora Bora. Book directly with Tahiti helicopters either at the airport in Papeete or at the Vaitape harbour in Bora Bora. You will save yourself a fair bot of money vs booking through your hotel. Our hotel quoted us 30%... More

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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106 reviews 106 reviews
66 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

My wife and I did this the day after we had our wedding ceremony. Arguably the best moments of our trip and something we will never forget. It felt so exclusive and we enjoyed champagne (poured by our pilot) with a professional photographer taking photos to 'immortalize' the experience. Fantastique!! Mauruuru Roa!

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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68 reviews 68 reviews
13 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

We took a quick 7-8 minute flight from Le'Taha'a resort to the Four Season Bora Bora on 2/9/13. Each hotel has a helicopter pad. Great quick way to transfer. Got some great photos as we approached Bora Bora. It was very quick, arrived at the Four Seasons and 20 minutes later we were checked in and on the beach there,... More

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San Francisco, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

We came in on M/V Paul Gauguin, and wanted to see Island by air, before doing remainder of our three days of Bora Bora excursions... We decided on the very romantic Sunrise tour, and, we liked it so much that, later, we took the equally romantic Sunset tour...

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Langenfeld, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

The Bora Bora Helicopter flight over Bora Bora was together with Bora Bora Subamarine the most spectacular event we did on our stay on Bora Bora. The thirty minutes flight around Mount Otemanu and over the Motu-Resorts offered stunning pictures. The whole flight was round up by the pilot, who commented on the different Hotels and Sights on Bora Bora.... More

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