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Tohora Bora Bora

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Eco Snorkeling Tour: The purpose of this tour is to make you discover all the aquatic resources of our beautiful lagoon. For that, we'll take you safely on exceptional sites to meet manta rays, spotted eagle rays and a multitude of tropical fish as...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 1, 2015

I went with my wife and 2 friends to a full day excursion. It was great!!! Simon is a passionate guy. He loves the whales, and also loves his job. He is always looking for information about the location of the whales (putting a microphone...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile
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My husband and I booked an afternoon whale watching experience with Simon and his colleague and we could not be more happy that we did! We waited patiently and followed Simon's instructions carefully, and quietly, and were able to get in the water with a...More

Thank Justyna C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a whale watching tour with Simon for the middle of our trip to Bora Bora recently. The original date had to be rescheduled because of the weather, but we were still able to go out the next morning. I was...More

Thank csalcii
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simon and Taeva(so sorry if I have spelled your name wrong) are amazing. Me and my wife went whale watching one day and then snorkeling the next. The first day we were able to spot a very few dolphins. But the team was persistent and...More

Thank 678dustinc
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Dustin for your commentary, you booked the two excursions (whale watching and ecotour) and we were lucky to be able to observe everything despite the bad conditions outside. Indeed we found a mother and her calf in the part of the island where...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were supposed to do the 2 snorkel trip with Simon, but the incoming flow of waters made visibility poor. We were able to stop at one spot for some snorkeling, which was very good. Saw several rays and many kinds of fish. After that,...More

Thank Mark W
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mark for your comment, sometimes it desn't work, the whales don't show up but with patience it happens. Unfortunately it was impossible to swim with them but we found them with a nice sunset ! I always try to do my best but...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly the only humpback whale that we found during the half-day tour quickly disappeared again into the deep blue, however the large group of pilotwhales (+ the sharks around them) that we could go into the water with fours times was more than a compensation...More

1  Thank TWestosaurus
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment. It happens sometimes that the whales do not want to be disturbed and we must respect that, on the other hand we had the immense chance to be able to swim with pilot whales which were accompanied by several oceanic...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was most exhilarating experience of the entire trip. Simon is extremely knowledgeable and we were in the water with three whales within several minutes of getting out of the lagoon and we were lucky enough to swim with them for hours. I appreciate Simon's...More

Thank regalbean
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so mucjh for your comment, this month is really good, we so whales quite everyday ; We have a nice end of the season as long as it continues a few more weeks Simon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazon Experience!! Three whales.. Mama..papà and little baby together! Captain Simon was Great to find theme quickly. Five stars for everything!

Thank Giancarlo C
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Giancarlo for your review ! It take time to swim with this group but we did it ! i'll put the video on our youtube channel :Tohoraborabora Enjoy Simon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing! We found a family of 3 whales within the first 30 minutes and followed them around for hours. We saw everything! The parents were slapping their fins, breaching, and even teaching their calf how to breach. Once they settled down, we jumped in...More

Thank Scott S
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Scott for your comment, It was indeed an excellent observation, the mother, her calf and a male follower called "escort" but it's not the father, it's just a male who wants to mate with this female who because she has a calf can...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't think we could top our past experience in Hawaii, but this exceeded any expectations and gave us a once in a life time exp0eriemce to swim with humpbacks in their natural environment. Simon was very knowledgeable and passionate about his backyard, and yet...More

Thank 544jason
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Daniel for your comment, We were lucky to find those whales at the beginning of the excursion , it lets time to enjoy this moment with this clear water ! Thank you to you and your family , i hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The whale watching tour with Tohora Bora Bora was phenomenal!! We watched for whales and got in the water three times to see a mama whale and a baby whale. Simon was very knowledgeable and kept us safe in the water at all times! Bonus:...More

Thank Abby G
tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your comment Abby ! We were inside the lagoon when a friend call me to say 2 whales were close to the channel, we were at 05 minutes from it ; in fact there was 4 whales and we swam...More

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cookinmama6
January 24, 2018|
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Response from tohoraBorabora | Property representative |
ia orana, if you book directly by internet it'll be cheaper and i'll give you all the informations you need ! Best regards, Simon
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Michel K
September 15, 2017|
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Response from tohoraBorabora | Property representative |
sorry i just see your question, next time send me an e-mail. i hope you enjoyed Bora Bora Simon
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Casey M
July 1, 2017|
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Response from tohoraBorabora | Property representative |
I am surprised that you can not reach us via our site. The whales have arrived on Bora for a few weeks already, it is a bit early for the season but it is possible to make an excursion. I can not directly send my mail so you... More
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