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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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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the St. Regis and had a full view of Mount Otemanu. No matter where we were, be it our villa, the beach, Lagoon restaurant, pool, etc the views were amazing, just gorgeous !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CMFLansing_MI_
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take me back to Bora Bora. Didn't hike the mountain but enjoyed seeing it every day. It dominates the landscape but in a good way.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank globalbajan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mount Otemanu is truly the iconic mountain of Bora Bora. The view of it from every part of the island is simply beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank keithlky
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Mount Otemanu is a remnant of an ancient volcano that rises up to a sharp point. It overlooks some of the most beautiful turquoise blue water.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank parrottdize
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We loved looking out at the lagoon and Mount Otemanu every day! The light changes throughout the day creating a spectacular back drop. This would be an artists dream studying the light on this beautiful place!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

10 years since I hiked,climbed, scrambled up Mount Otemanu in Bora Bora French Polynesia. Still of the best travel adventures so far and probably one of my most physically challenging The epic views and incredible memories were well worth it. Absolute Paradise. Be brave enough...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

Finally, this January I got the opportunity to visit Bora Bora. It had always been on my bucket list and I took a whole week trip. All for myself. Anyway, cutting the chase, the place is an absolute stunner, everything you'd expect from an exotic...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Emwillma
Reviewed 16 October 2018

It is mesmerizing. You can't stop looking at it as long as you are there. Don't hike it, though. It is considered sacred and very dangerous.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scott F
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

This scenery is amazing in its natural beauty. We had quite a bit of cloud cover the first couple of days,it only added to the magic of it all.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank deniseo278
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Be sure to do a tour of around the island. Gorgeous views. Historical sights. A must do. Loved the coconut drinks, pareo tour !

Date of experience: August 2018
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