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Bora Bora Lagoonarium

BP 56, Vaitape, French Polynesia
689 67 71 34
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Ranked #10 of 20 Attractions in Vaitape
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Aquariums
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We called the Lagoonarium from our hotel took after reading all the reviews. Our hotel concierge told us they didn't recommend it (I'm sure because they didn't get a cut) but the reviews were all great. They picked us up in the afternoon and took us to the Lagoonarium. They asked why we didn't come in the morning because the... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It's quite spectacular to imagine the amount of interaction with such beautiful creatures. When we were there the hosts were very kind to the sealife and respectful to us. Trip of a lifetime. I sih there were more of these around the world.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We did the full day tour and were picked up from right outside our accommodation in the back of a 4x4, via another hotel to the dock. With the trip back at the end we effectively got a full tour of the island by road. The guides can be what makes a full trip like this and we weren't disappointed,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great group of people running the show. Amazing wildlife in the lagoonarium. Swam with sharks of many sizes, even during their feeding time. Probably the only place you will see turtles in Bora Bora, i don't think many tourists see them in the wild. We did the half day trip which is the best option in my opinion, no need... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We had a blast! The sharks and rays are awesome!! I would recommend the half day tour. You see and do everything the full day tour does, but you get out of the sun and heat 3 hours sooner. The crew was a riot!! Very entertaining!! We did have our own snorkle gear and I would recommend doing that, not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

If your answers is yes this is the place to visit. Since we had chartered a catamaran we anchored in front of it and then tooke the dinghi to get there. I did not really know what to expect, and as a diver I was not really expecting too much from captured fish. First it was quite and I was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Kids enjoyed this trip. Something different compared to swimming all day at the resort. The company was slightly disorganised though.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I visited this place last April & had a great time ! Very easy snorkeling; but it was o.k. for experienced divers like me. Great views of Bora Bora from this motu & great people out there, but be warned, the bathroom facilities are primitive: no toilet seats, and you have to bring a bucket of water in with you... More

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Auckland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This was a once in a lifetime experience!!!! You make three stops. The first is in the open Ocean where you swim with black tip sharks and sting rays. There were probably about 30 sharks swimming so close you could touch them!!! Then you go to the Coral Gardens where I have to say the Coral is pretty brown (but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Go and swim with real lemon sharks is awesome and top it off with a ride on top of a nurse shark simply kool

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