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Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery

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During the circle island lagoon tour, you will enjoy four snorkeling stops in the most preserved coral gardens of the lagoon of Bora Bora. You will see a rich variety of fish like anemone fishes, moray eels, beautiful preserved coral formations and...more
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Bp 1092, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Arthur who works on weekends was our guide. Durning the week he is a biologist for the government studying reefs. He loves his work and accompanies you on some of the dives. Boats are new and have a large outboard motor. Access is easy.More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations clients at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Ia Orana David, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, Arthur is an excellent guide and make sure that we will inform him about your message. We are glad that you had a good time! We hope you will keep nice memories of your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

our guide,yael, was attentive, funny & serves great homemade coconut bread. had a great time and saw a different variety of life at all 4 stops: black tip sharks, manta rays, eagle rays, moray eel, sea urchin, a zillion different fishes. we ended up w/...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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borareefdiscovery, Manager at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ia Orana Sam, Mauruuru roa for your feedback :) Yael is an amazing guide, very professional and very attentive to his guests expectations. It means a lot to us to know that you end up the tour happy and full of great memories. If you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a private afternoon tour with Fabien and everyone had a great time. Our group ranged in age from 5 to 82 and also had a wide range of snorkeling experience/comfort. Fabien was able to tailor the trip accordingly, and we all enjoyed seeing...More

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borareefdiscovery, Manager at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ia Orara, Thank you so much for your feedback! We are so glad that you had so much fun and that you loved the tour that much :) We are used to have all snorkeling levels on board and all ages, our guide especially Fabien...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 4 plus a 16 month grand daughter did the Circle Lagoon Snorkeling Tour with William during the last week of November, 2018. Our concierge at the Intercontinental la Moana booked it for us. William was a great guide, We saw Manta, a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations publiques at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ia Orana, From all the Reef Discovery team a big MAURUURU ROA for your kind word! It is amazing to have such good feedback from the tours we offer. William loves his job and share his passion with his guest ! It means everything to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great time on our snorkel trip! Cant remember our guides name exactly id like to say it began with a "H" blonde hair local to bora bora we visited early december. we booked a group tour but given the low season it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations publiques at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ia Orana, Mauururu roa for you feedback, our guides are wonderful and love their job :) We are so happy to hear such good things about your experience with us! Your happiness means everything to us. See you next hopefully From all the Reef Discovery...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a last minute snorkeling tour on Christmas Eve and Pure Snorkeling was so friendly and accommodating and was able to book us on an private afternoon snorkel trip that same day. Aro was our guide and he was so much fun...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations publiques at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ia Orana Molly, From all the Reef Discovery team a big MAURUURU ROA for your kind word! It is amazing to have such good feedback from the tours we offer. Aro is proud of his culture and loves his job more than anything! It means...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best tour of my life thus far. I swam with a Manta Ray and a school of Eagle Rays and didn’t even have to SCUBA to do it. Also snorkeled with sharks and a variety of other fish. Our tour guide even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations clients at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ia Orana, From all the Reef Discovery team a big MAURUURU ROA for your kind word! It is amazing to have such good feedback from the tours we offer. It means everything to us to have happy guests as we do our best everyday to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the tour. We went to several stops where fish were abundant, but we did not see any mantas because the deeper water where mantas play was a little too murky. The coral on the other hand was fantastic.... fish everywhere! We visited sites...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations clients at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ia orana, Mauru'uru Roa for your kind of word and we are so glad to know that you have enjoyed your tour, despite the differences of this natural lagoon. We hope that you will keep a good memories of your trip in Bora Bora! Warm...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately our trip ended, but one of our favorites memories is the trip we did with this company and Fabien & Yael as our guides. They were really nice and explained us everything they know. We will never forget the under water world we discovered....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Heilanie L, Public Relations Manager at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ia Orana, Mauururu roa for you feedback, Fabien & Yael are wonderful guides who loves their job and shares their passion with everyone. We are so happy to hear such good things about your experience with us! Your happiness means everything to us. Truly hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day with Fabien & Co , we were lucky enough to swim with a Manta Ray.Fabien knowledge of the area and best spots to snorkel was awesome, the coral garden is a must see We had a small group of 6...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Heilanie L, Responsable relations clients at Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ia Orana , Mauruuru roa for your kind words about the tour you had with Fabien and Yael!Your feedback is very important to us! We are so glad that you spent a wonderful time with us for your trip in Bora Bora! Have a wonderful...More

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Flo V
April 11, 2018|
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Response from Heilanie L | Property representative |
Ia Orana, The Manta rays are all year long in Bora Bora.Please email us if you have more request, it will be a pleasure to give you more details by email. See you soon
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October 14, 2017|
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Response from borareefdiscovery | Property representative |
Ia Orana, To answer your question, we do not feed the fishes with fishes (as do most of companies here), it happens sometimes that we gave a little bit of bread to attract them but it is rare. I hope this information... More
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Response from borareefdiscovery | Property representative |
Ia Orana, You can send us an email directly and we will reply right after. (reefdiscovery @ gmail . com)
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