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Mount Otemanu

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Address: French Polynesia
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This jagged remnant of an ancient volcano rises up sharply more than 2,400...

This jagged remnant of an ancient volcano rises up sharply more than 2,400 feet from the surface of a sparkling, turquoise lagoon.

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Took a 4x4 tour to the top of the mountain through the forest. The driver is a hero. I would never dare to drive on the steep mountain. It was challenging even as a passenger... read more

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Malmo, Sweden
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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took a 4x4 tour to the top of the mountain through the forest. The driver is a hero. I would never dare to drive on the steep mountain. It was challenging even as a passenger but the trip was well worth it when you get to see the unparalleled views from the top.

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Saint Lucia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We never made it to the top of Mount Otemanu. Very few people do. We did circumvent it several times by boat, car and bicycle. It is hard to get tired of that view

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Getzville, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must do experience when in Bora Bora: 4x4 trip around the main island and up parts of Mount Otemanu. Beautiful views and interesting history.

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour that drove us up this mountain. It was a rough ride, but nice view. Make sure you go on a day that's not foggy.

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North Springfield, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mount Otemanu and the lagoon are Bora Bora. Taking a catamaran ride with the sun setting over the mountain is beautiful. The four wheel ride trip to see the guns on the mountain is a fun trip. Worth the cost!

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Thank PacificSuns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

In such a small island, this mountain looks monumental. It's tip is always covered with clouds and we could see it fully only once for an hour in a whole week.

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Thank Serdar U
California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

The majestic Mt Otemanu is ever present in most of my photographs. One cannot think of Bora Bora without seeing this wonderful mountain in the background.

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Cypress, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Mount Otemanu is the core of Bora Bora and no matter where you go on or around the island, you see this beautiful mountain. Our bungalow at the St. Regis had a great view of Mount Otemanu and we enjoyed every minute viewing this magnificent sight!

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Discover its many faces with a boat tour... or climb on it with a guide... Definitely NOT somethin you see in Maldives...

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Portland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Absolutely stunning!! We stayed at the pearl! The view from the pearl is absolutely incredible!!!! What an amazing view!! ❤️❤️

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