A sting on the tail! Shocked Halle Berry shares snorkelling snap as STINGRAY 'rolls up' on her in French Polynesia

She is enjoying the holiday of a lifetime in French Polynesia.

But Halle Berry revealed she endured a nerve-wracking moment when a stingray brushed against her backside as she enjoyed a snokelling session on Wednesday

The look of terror is clear in her face as the creature slinked by, rubbing against her in the process.

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Ray of sunshine: The mother of two revealed she had a close encounter with a Stingray in?French Polynesia on Wednesday

Ray of sunshine: Halle Berry revealed she had a close encounter with a Stingray in?French Polynesia on Wednesday

The cheeky 51-year-old captioned the image: 'Then a ray rolled up on me.'

As if that was not enough, she shared some other choice photos, including a photo of a Tahiti beach that had black sand and an image of herself loitering on a boat.

And while she is now a quinquagenarian, she still clearly has the bikini body which won popular approval when she played saucy secret agent Jinx in 2002 James Bond film Die Another Day.?

While they are placid creatures, Australian nature expert Steve Irwin was famously killed by a stingray after being stung in the heart as he attempted to shoot documentary footage for his daughter's television programme.

Sting in the tail: The cheeky creature rubbed against her rear as it slinked past

Sting in the tail: The cheeky creature rubbed against her rear as it slinked past

On the love boat: She is enjoying a holiday with toyboy lover?Alex Da Kid

On the love boat: She is enjoying a holiday with toyboy lover?Alex Da Kid

Still got it: The?quinquagenarian still clearly has her Die Another Day?bikini body

Still got it: The?quinquagenarian still clearly has her Die Another Day?bikini body

They are usually not aggressive however and only attack humans when provoked, such when accidentally stepped on.

Experts advise shuffling through shallow water when they are nearby, to avoid treading on the creatures.

The 51-year-old is currently enjoying a vacation in the South Pacific with her toyboy lover Alex Da Kid.

Ready for her closeup: She also shared a saucy snap from 'Sunday church boutique'

Ready for her closeup: She also shared a saucy snap from 'Sunday church boutique'

In a black mood: She boasted about the 'beach with black sand' she visited in Tahiti

In a black mood: She boasted about the 'beach with black sand' she visited in Tahiti

She has been dating the 35-year-old music producer since September.

The Grammy-nominated producer has worked with such popular acts as Dr. Dre, Rihanna, Eminem and Imagine Dragons.

Neither of Halle's children — nine-year-old Nahla whom she shares with ex Gabriel Aubry, nor four-year-old Maceo whom she shares with ex Olivier Martinez — appeared to be on the trip.?

Every cloud has a silver lining: She shared a moody image as she revealed 'it's a wrap'

Every cloud has a silver lining: She shared a moody image as she revealed 'it's a wrap'

Showing off: She previously shared footage of herself diving into the water

Showing off: She previously shared footage of herself diving into the water

And it's goodbye from her: Halle is enjoying a break away from the celebrity circuit; seen in 2005 at the Golden Globe awards

And it's goodbye from her: Halle is enjoying a break away from the celebrity circuit

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