Bora Bora has an intoxicating reputation as the island of love. This paradise on earth, possessed of unique natural beauty – the world’s most beautiful lagoon, stunning motus fringed by white sands & mystically powerful mountain scenery – deserves its reputation as “the most beautiful island in the world”.

You can make it all happen – take a look at these sensational Traditional Tahitian Weddings celebrated on a stunning motu on the best Bora Bora’s lagoon can offer:

  • Packages by Venues

  • “Matira Beach” – the ‘Easy-Going’ Traditional Tahitian Wedding

    The Wedding Ceremony is conducted by leading traditional Tahitian ceremony presenters Kolokani Entreprise on the beautiful sands of world-renowned Matira Beach overlooking the world’s most beautiful lagoon and includes:

     Meeting you prior to the wedding day after your arrival in Bora Bora to take you through matters, explaining what lies ahead & answering any questions.
     Meeting you on the day of your wedding & escorting you to your ceremony.
     Fully preparing, appropriately setting-up & extensively decorating the ceremonial area so as to capture the stunning beauty of the lagoon.
     Upon your arrival at the ceremonial area you will be greeted by the Tahua (Tahitian priest) & welcomed in song, as tradition dictates, by his assistants – at least 3 musicians & 2 dancers.
     Your Ceremony will be performed in both Tahitian & English.
     You will each be presented with floral leis & crowns which signify the importance of the occasion & of those wearing the leis & form an integral part of the ceremony.
     To signify your ‘oneness’ you will be wrapped briefly at one stage in an ancient, ceremonial Tapa.
     You will each be given a special Tahitian wedding name by the Tahua.
     You will be presented with a Wedding Certificate prepared in Tapa.

     Photographs, video & hotel transfers are not included in the above due to the many variables. Your photographic & video requirements can be arranged with Bora Bora’s leading photographer & videographer - Stephan Debelle.

     For those staying on the motus boat transfers between your hotel & the ceremony can be arranged with Manu Tours but in such cases there is a clear advantage in undertaking the Traditional Tahitian Wedding Ceremony on the stunning private motu.

     The Matira Ceremony lends itself to those staying on the main island.

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  • “Motu Piti Aau” - The legendary Traditional Tahitian Wedding

    The Motu” - Point Faroone on stunning Motu Piti Aau - 'faroone' meaning “bend in the sand”; 'piti aa'u' meaning “twice the sentiment, twice the emotion, twice the giving” .............. can there be a better place on earth than here to be married!

    An exceptionally generous Mother Nature has blessed this spot with a unique & totally stunning combination of beach & lagoon all backed by swaying palms & the soft sound of the ocean greeting the island’s distant protective coral reef. It is here that you will understand why Bora Bora, this paradise on earth, is renowned for its incomparable beauty the world over.

    The motu has it all – a sensational beach, the most stunning lagoon, the breathtaking backdrop of Bora Bora’s mountain-line including the mythical Mt Otemanu, sweeping views across to Raiatea & Tahaa.

    This represents the ultimate in Traditional Tahitian Weddings conducted at the best wedding venue in Bora Bora.

    The “Motu” Traditional Tahitian Wedding includes:


     Your being met prior to the wedding day following your arrival in Bora Bora to take you through matters, to explain what lies ahead & to answer any questions.
     Meeting you on your wedding day & welcoming you each with special ‘presidential’ Tiare Tahiti shoulder leis to signify the importance both of the occasion & of those wearing them.
     Accompanying you as required to your appropriately decorated boat & escorting you to the motu & your ceremony.
     Fully preparing, setting-up & decorating the ceremonial area so as to capture the stunning natural beauty of the site.
     Upon your arrival at the ceremonial area you will be greeted by the Tahua (Tahitian priest) & welcomed in song, as tradition dictates, by his assistants – at least 3 musicians & 2 dancers.
     Your ceremony will be conducted in both Tahitian & English.
     During your ceremony you will each be presented with floral leis & crowns which form an integral part of the ceremony.
     To signify your ‘oneness’ you will be wrapped briefly at one stage in an ancient, ceremonial Tapa. (The option exists to be wrapped in a special ceremonial Tifaifai (Tahitian quilt) which can be purchased as a momento of this auspicious occasion).
     You will each be given a special Tahitian wedding name by the Tahua.
     You will be presented with a Traditional Wedding Certificate prepared in Tapa.

     The above ceremony is provided by leading traditional Tahitian ceremonies experts Kolokani Entreprise. Photographs, video & hotel transfers are not included in the above due to the many variables. Your photographic & video requirements can be arranged with Bora Bora’s leading photographer & videographer - Stephan Debelle .

     This ceremony suits both those staying on the main island or on the motus. For those staying on the motus boat transfers between your hotel & the ceremony can be arranged with Manu Tours.

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  • The “Catamaran” - Combining the best of Bora with the best of Wedding Celebrations

    To ensure the safety & total insurance coverage of clients these tours are conducted by Manu Tours the owners of the catarmaran featured in this report. The wedding ceremony is presented by leading traditional ceremony providers Kolokani Entreprise.

    Let the ‘cat’ take you on a tour through paradise – the world’s most beautiful lagoon, past white sanded Motus backed by swaying palms, beneath Mt Otemanu where legend holds god descended on Bora Bora. Be married with sting-rays as your witnesses or as the sun sets slowly behind the mythical islands of Raiatea & Tahaa. The choices are yours; the choices are limitless.

    Bora Bora’s Catamaran Traditional Tahitian Wedding includes:
     Bora Bora’s largest & most luxurious catamaran capable of comfortably entertaining your guests in a wide variety of lay-out configurations. Offering total stability on the lagoon, ideal for celebrating your Traditional Tahitian Wedding & for photography & video, the ‘cat’ has two sheltered entertainment levels – a lower deck ideal for casual entertaining, sit-down dining, dancing, shows & so on, as well as a large covered upper viewing deck. Add to this full bar facilities, a powerful music system &, of course, suitable sanitary facilities.
     You will be met prior to the wedding day following your arrival on Bora Bora, if you require, to take you through matters, to explain what lies ahead & to answer any questions.
     Greeting you on the day of your wedding & welcoming you with special ‘presidential’ Tiare Tahiti shoulder leis to signify the importance of the occasion & of those wearing the leis.
      Accompanying you to the ‘cat’ which will be traditionally decorated for the occasion.
     You will be welcomed aboard by the Tahua (Tahitian priest) & at least 2 dancers & 3 musicians who will perform your Traditional Tahitian Wedding & entertain you during your cruise.
     Your Traditional Tahitian Wedding will be conducted in both Tahitian & English.
     During your ceremony you will each be presented with floral leis & crowns which form an integral part of the ceremony.
     To signify your ‘oneness’ you will be wrapped briefly at one stage in an ancient, ceremonial Tapa. (The option exists to be wrapped in a special ceremonial Tifaifai (Tahitian quilt) which can be purchased as a momento of this auspicious occasion).
     You will each be given a special Tahitian wedding name by the Tahua
     You will be presented with a Traditional Wedding Certificate prepared in Tapa.
     Cruise the island &/or stop off a take a break on the BEST motu in all of Bora Bora – the ‘cat’ has an ingenious landing ‘stairwell that takes the worry of landing on a deserted beach!
     Party on through sunset & into the night.

     Photographs, video & hotel transfers are not included in the above due to the many variables. Your photographic & video requirements can be arranged with Bora Bora’s leading photographer & videographer - Stephan Debelle.

     The ‘cat’ option suits those staying on the main island or on the Motus - for those staying on the Motus boat transfers can be arranged.

     The catamaran lends itself to being the “ultimate finale” for those being first legally married Civil Marriage at the Town Hall, as well as for those celebrating uniquely a Traditional Tahitian Wedding & looking to celebrate such a momentous occasion in momentous style.

     The package can be developed further through specialists in terms of on-board food & beverages, various lunch & dinner options, consider floral leis for guests & so on.The catamaran can be booked for 3 hours or more, day or night – it’s up to you.

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