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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 1 week ago

The mountain is so big that it can be seen from whole of the Bora-Bora. The mountain is awesome and has the best view from every hotel in Bora-Bora and the mountain is by the Beach.

Thank Aakash S
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see it from nearly every point of an island and it is always different. Sometimes partly covered by clouds and sometimes without. From some angles, it looks a bit like the head of Manta Ray.

Thank DjJassu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views of Mt Otemanu from some angles are more spectacular than others. On nice sunny days you can see the lush landscape and beautiful mountain clearly. We saw the top of the mountain with cloud cover most of the time we were here in...More

Thank 14Roger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our overwater bungalow had a breathe taking view. I can't wait to stay at the Pearl Beach Resort for another glance at this montain

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Wonderful to view. It was a highlight to see the views change with the clouds and weather. Circling the island b y boat to view the different aspects of the volcanic (dormant) cration.

1  Thank 444clt5554
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Changes shape and has so many amazing view from every angle.Would love to climb it but of course it's too dangerous plus that would be disrespectful to the locals. Hike up the neighboring twin peaks of Mt Paihia instead.

2  Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Worth the effort to view it from the coastal defence gun sight on the east coast ... Can be accessed by 4x4 tour, island tour, private car or scooter rental or even by bicycle if feeling energetic. From this perspective you get stunning photo opportunities...More

1  Thank SparklehorseEngland
Reviewed 22 November 2017

What a views it gets you.You feel so unified with nature over there.Must visit if nearby.Bring you camera

1  Thank Colin T
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This Tahitian icon is a must-see on any bucket list. It is a glorious and majestic mountain that you would never forget should you have come and visit this world's opulent place Bora Bora.Otemanu will always be in my heart as the world's most amazing...More

1  Thank RTArthur
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Otemanu was different every single day, from every angle, and shadows, clouds and sunshine all changed it's appearance. What a lovely view

1  Thank Sherri L
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