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Tohora Bora Bora

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Amazing!!!

Simon and Roberto were amazing guides. To be quite honest I wasn't too hopeful we would see any... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Khyshboo P
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Amazing !!!

This boat trip was just amazing !! The weather was great and, the most important, we say 8 whales... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ornella N
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Simon and Roberto were amazing guides. To be quite honest I wasn't too hopeful we would see any whales but we actually had the chance to jump in and swim with a momma and its calf twice!! It was so amazing! Simon was able to...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much Khyshboo for your comment. In the morning we had already seen this mother and her calf but not at the same place, we had left it alone to go see two other adult whales. the afternoon we found it and after...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This boat trip was just amazing !! The weather was great and, the most important, we say 8 whales !!! We swam 4 times with different whales every time. We were just in a few meters distance from them, that was really impressive !! Simon...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Ornella for your nice comment. It was the first time of the season that we saw so many whales in half a day; what a treat, cherry on the cake of the narrow-nosed dolphins wanted to play with us something rather rare. I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was one of the most powerful experience we’ve had in my life. We booked the morning tour through our hotel (Le Meridien) We were lucky finding a young whale; we swam very close to it, and watched it come up in the water to...More

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

Ia orana Giorgia, Thank you for taking the time to put a comment and so quickly. We were lucky to make this meeting, the conditions were not the best but with perseverance the chance can smile us; we had just snorkeled on the beautiful falls...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We are Spanish, our dreames comes true in our honeymoon thanks to TAHORA BORA BORA, they guys guiding this are AMAZING, very nice and the experience is just indescribable, you have to do it to know it. We are really grateful to Simon and his...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Luna for your comment ! Ye swe did it even the conditions where not good, we swam with two whales , saw few jumps...everything was perfect ! In total they were 4 ;) Simon

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Simon and his captain Toiki were the perfect tour guides to reveal Bora Bora to our family. They were so attentive to our 4 year old and 2 year old which helped make the day fantastic. We swam with 8 manta rays, 20 eagle rays...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you Jason for your comment ! Now we have to find the whales before you leave Bora Bora !! Simon

Reviewed July 27, 2018

We had a great day with Simon, he is really very fun and knowledgeable. We booked the whale tour but since the whales were just arriving and I was going with my family (two small daughters), Simon recommended a mixture of both tours. So, we...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you Silvia for your comment, we had an excellent day with your family and Katia. I hope to see you again but next time we 'll swim with the whales !! Your soccer team was bitten by the World Champion Team, thats a good...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Whilst being very focused on ensuring my fiance and I saw the very best of the lagoon (and beyond), Simon was continually mindful of respecting and preserving the area's wildlife. The same could not be said for some other operators we observed. Spending a morning...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you so much Alex for your comment ! See you next time for swimming with the whales ;) Simon

Reviewed July 1, 2018

We went on 2 snorkel trips with Simon and had an amazing time! I was a first time snorkeler and my 3 other friends were very experienced. Simon was wonderful in helping me learn snorkeling and overcome fears while not holding my friends back. The...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thank you very much Camilla for your comment and your trust. For a beginner you really did well, after the first stop you even decided not to put the lifejacket which proves that you were comfortable. I'm sorry there was no whale on your birthday,...More

Reviewed June 30, 2018

My wife and I used Simon for a private snorkel excursion with another couple and had a great time. We are experienced snorkelers and Simon exceeded my expectations. We enjoyed ourselves so much we booked him again for the following afternoon. Simon went out of...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thank you very much Earl for your comment. You could discover the lagoon and its outside in all its forms, we managed to observe all that was planned in the program to see even more ! What a shame that I could not show you...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018

We stayed in Bora Bora for 4 days during our honeymoon in July 2018 and chose Simon's tour among the various activities our hotel proposed us. We couldn't be more happy with our choice! Simon picked us up with his boat from the deck of...More

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tohoraBorabora, Propriétaire at Tohora Bora Bora, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Thank you very much Paolo for your comment, and yes now you can kick fins without making noise what it will take to be able to observe the underwater fauna by disturbing them as little as possible; we had a good laugh. It was a...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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