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Aqua Safari Helmet Dive

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Bay of Povai, French Polynesia
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Brilliant

Have just been on this excursion from a cruise ship and found it absolutely brilliant. I was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dolores W
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Perth, Australia
Fantastic experience

Went as part of excursion from cruise ship. The staff were totally friendly and gave clear & simple... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
930waynel5
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Merrylands, Australia
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“ocean floor” (8 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
“mesh bag” (3 reviews)
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Bay of Povai, French Polynesia
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"ocean floor"
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"bread"
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"mesh bag"
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"underwater experience"
in 5 reviews
"fish"
in 32 reviews
"taking photos"
in 4 reviews
"sting ray"
in 6 reviews
"a short boat ride"
in 2 reviews
"walk around"
in 2 reviews
"my wife"
in 7 reviews
"the french polynesian islands"
in 2 reviews
"unique experience"
in 3 reviews
"underwater pictures"
in 2 reviews
"sea life"
in 5 reviews
"great pictures"
in 3 reviews
"explained everything"
in 2 reviews
"feel comfortable"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just been on this excursion from a cruise ship and found it absolutely brilliant. I was very dubious as I suffer from claustraphobia but had no problems. Staff very good at explaining and assisting you. Only 7 people were allowed down at any one...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Went as part of excursion from cruise ship. The staff were totally friendly and gave clear & simple instructions. Once in water and helmet placed you were taken down to coral area and walked along the sand bottom. A bag containing fish food was tied...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We had a good time with the snuba. The trip from port to their location was flawless. The guides are all very nice and attentive. My only complaint was the walking area was very tight and we were crammed. They blamed the current but there...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We had a great time doing the helmet dive with Aqua Safari. My mother who's 71 years old, she can't swim and is afraid of water. I was worried if she can manage the tour but she really wanted to try. Our guide was very...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This was on our list of things to do in Bora Bora and it did not disappoint! I was a little apprehensive at first as love to snorkel but have never dived ! The captain and guide was there every step of the way and...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We joined a Windstar cruise of French Polynesia in March and this was one of the highlights of our cruise. It was fun and easy. Dan was patient and explained everything to our satisfaction before we got in the water. Once underwater the helmet is...More

1  Thank Larry888
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

What a great experience, was just amazing . The staff was very helpful and made you feel comfortable walking on the ocean floor. Would make this a must for any visit to Bora Bora.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

My husband and I did a cruise around some of the French Polynesian islands and this was the best excursion! The tour guide was so attentive and we loved walking on the sea floor with the stingray. It was so relaxing and we really enjoying...More

1  Thank shalrag
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

This was awesome! We did it as excursion from Windstar. If you don't scuba dive, the Aqua Safari is very cool, being able to walk on the bottom with the sea life! Very easy and you come out with your hair dry, there were a...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the Aqua Safari Helmet Dive. It is easy for all ages. My 78 year old wife has asthma but she had no problem with her breathing. We were constantly surrounded by beautiful fish and we loved the stingray. Elise...More

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15 December 2017|
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Response from Hellothere2uall | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. We purchased our photos onboard and were given details if the USB failed. So I’m not sure how you go about purchasing after the event.
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Christopher M | Reviewed this property |
Yes $75 US is the price for the USB stick. Maybe a bit pricey but there are archives photos of different fish along with all the shots taken that day. Gives you the freedom to enjoy the dive and not have to worry about... More
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