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About Coral Gardens
This crystalline lagoon is a popular snorkeling spot on the island of Bora Bora.
French Polynesia
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Bora Bora Lagoon Cruise and 4WD Tour
34 reviews
US$158.44 per adult
Full-Day Bora Bora Lagoon Cruise Including Snorkeling with Sharks and Stingrays
49 reviews
US$134.33 per adult
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All reviews fish the sofitel private island clams bread a lot of fun snorkeling tour swimming with sharks water boat eel hundreds species resort moray swimmers reef surface
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Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We took kayaks over to the Coral Gardens and were so surprised at all of the fish species that were there. We saw a juvenile oriental sweet lips and pipefish every where! It was very exciting and a lot of fun!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank paso56
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Unbelievable !! I travel to Kona Hawaii several times a year and I’ve never seen so many colorful fish in one place . Absolutely beautiful. A must if you’re in Bora Bora. We were fortunate to have our guide get a very large eel to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MNelsonNovato
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Booked Lagoon Safari tour through our resort The Conrad and our second time, we had the same guide Leo. He is an awesome guide with a lot of information and very caring with folks that were frightened to snorkel. We snorkeled with the stingrays, black...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank azwcat
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I've chosen Coral Garden excursion, swimming with sharks and rays. After a lot of thinking I decided to risk it. I had been swimming with sting rays twice in the past and the second time I was pushed very powerfully by one of them and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Mina P
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

While the coral garden is beautiful it’s not the best on the island. In my opinion I enjoyed the hard coral formation closer to the reef barrier out past intercontinental le moana. The coral was not vibrant like I had hoped for. The fish were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank taylormariem
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This area is toward the south side, just behind the outer reef that rings the island. The surf pushes a steady flow of water over the coral, so there is a light current that carries you around. There are beautiful coral of every kind everywhere....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank tonn612
Reviewed 22 February 2018

took this cruise from Oceania tour and it was great. Lots of fish to see and a pleasant crew. Shallow waters and safety was explained.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 728jerryt
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We stopped for a snorkel and it was fabulous. You can also reach the gardens by boat from the Sofitel also. I believe they charge $95 per day to go to their island on the Coral Gardens.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Really enjoyed our snorkel thru the coral gardens the water is absolutely beautiful 💙 highly recommend a visit .

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank stansfield_12
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

The water was clear and the coral was nice. There were hundreds of fish, all different types. If you take bread, you can feed them and they will swarm around you. I visited the coral gardens twice. Once from Sofitel Resort private island. I got...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank amyhJ5459UI
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1 March 2017|
Response from jordansbulls | Reviewed this property |
No not really. It is near the Sofitel Private Island
13 February 2016|
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Response from usroyalty |
It would have been helpful 7 months ago :D :D We did find the coral garden and it was beautiful!! I loved staying at the Sofitel Private Island. Would love to go back.