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Overlooking the panoramic Opunohu Valley and Cook and Opunohu Bays, this spectacular scenic overlook was the setting in the popular film, "Return of the Bounty."
Overlooking Cook and Opunohu Bays, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This lookout offers a perfect view of both of the bays Moorea is known for. Accessible via a good (albeit steep) road you can visit with your own vehicle or taxi. There are hiking trails up the mountain too if you are so inclined. We...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a car and drove to the top. For the effort required this view was amazing. Not sure how long this take to walk up.

Thank bmoshx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took a motor scooter ride up to Belvedere, considered the magic mountain by locals. The ride itself was incredibly enjoyable as you are surrounded at the lower area by pineapple plantations. As you wind your way up the mountain there are...More

Thank Mattiemouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

managed to get here when cloudy just added to the amazing skies and views would not hesitate to recommend

Thank oldschoolpirate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply great views, nothing else needs to be said, you must visit, otherwise it will be one of lifes missing visits

Thank RayS2453
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a drive up to the lookout and what an amazing view overlooking the 2 bays definitely worth a trip up for a photo

Thank Jonsonwhanau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable hike. Not too difficult or strenuous if you are relatively fit. Fairly hilly but gradual. Couple of small streams with stepping stones to cross. Bit slippery and muddy particularly after rain. There is one slightly tricky part over rocks on a fairly narrow ledge...More

Thank Jasmine101Surrey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I did a few walks around this area. There is a nice selection of distances and difficulties and some great scenery and interesting historic sites. The paths were in good condition and easy to follow, however we didn’t find all of the...More

Thank Mel V
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Well worth trying to get at the top, amazing views from up there. Not the easiest to get there but well rewarding.

Thank pascal t
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We hired a vehicle from Albert to circum-navigate the island which turned out to be quite a quick trip. One of the many highlights was going up Belvedere. Please be careful as the road up (and down) was mighty scarey, but worthwhile.

Thank Mark152014
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Response from TSorren | Reviewed this property |
We used Safari Mario, wonderful tour with Mario who moved to Moorea from the area of Turin, Italy! We didn't visit the Tiki Village on the tour but we went to Magic Mountain, Belvedere, Tropical Gardens, Pineapple field and... More
April 23, 2015|
Response from Chouliha |
In my opinion i would say it's to far to walk. In fact it would be a very expensive taxi ride. I would call them and ask about a shuttle.