To get to Bora Bora, most travelers fly into Bora Bora Airport also known as Motu Mute Airport. If you're coming from the U
, you'll first stop at the Faa'a International Airport in Tahiti. Once you've cleared customs, you'll hop on a 45-minute flight to Bora Bora Airport.
How long does it take to fly from the US to Bora Bora?
How long is the flight to Bora Bora? An average nonstop flight from the United States to Bora Bora takes 25h 06m, covering a distance of 5200 miles.
Is Tahiti safe for American tourists?
Tahiti is a safe place for tourists. Generally speaking, there are only a couple of dangers to watch out for: pickpockets in Pape'ete and moray eels in the coral reefs on scuba dives. Most visitors soon discover that Tahiti is warm and welcoming to foreigners.
How do I travel to Tahiti on a budget?
Here are nine ways to save.
What days of the week does United fly to Tahiti?
According to Air Journal, United is all set to fly its first service to Tahiti on Thursday, ending a suspension since February. The flight will operate thrice-weekly (on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays) for now, giving travelers flexible days for their visit.
What is needed for Bora Bora?
Citizens of the U
will need a passport valid for at least six months beyond the date of intended departure from Bora Bora. You may also be required to show an onward plane ticket.
What is the best time of year to visit Tahiti?
The best time to visit Tahiti is between May and October. Although the temperatures are balmy year-round, Tahiti's winter season enjoys less humidity.
What is hurricane season in Tahiti?
The rainy and hurricane season In French Polynesia, the months from November to March in general, have the most rain. In addition, the risk of hurricanes in French Polynesia is particularly high from December to April (an average of 3 to 6 hurricanes over this period).