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Fire on Water Night Paddling Tour in Rarotonga

Fire on Water Night Paddling Tour in Rarotonga

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Enjoy an evening on the ocean on this small group tour. Watch the sun set over Rarotonga, then float above the water as the stars emerge. Get to know the Cook Islands’ unique marine life from the comfort of your paddle board or kayak. On your return to land, contrast life on the water with your guides’ authentic Cook Islands fire dance.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.93
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$40.93

Half-Day Muri Lagoon BBQ Lunch Cruise including Snorkeling

Half-Day Muri Lagoon BBQ Lunch Cruise including Snorkeling

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Dig your toes into the sand of Muri Beach, located on Rarotonga in the Cook Islands. Aboard a glass bottom boat, spend 4 hours floating over the turquoise waters, stopping for a snorkeling on the way. Arrive at Motu Koromiri for some entertainment and a barbecue fish lunch on the beach. Round-trip hotel transportation included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.28
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$55.28
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Turtle Sea Scooter Safari

Turtle Sea Scooter Safari

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Swim with the turtles and discover a new way to explore Rarotonga’s marine environments with our experienced team, snorkeling with an Ariki Sea Scooter!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.25
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$115.25

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AVA Sea Scooter Snorkel

AVA Sea Scooter Snorkel

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Go exploring underwater in a part of the Cook Islands that’s only accessible to those in the know. On this unique snorkelling experience, take a sea scooter through a lagoon passage that people can only swim through at certain times of the day. Once there, discover a thriving marine environment full of colourful fish and coral outcrops; look out for exciting wildlife like sea turtles, eagle rays and harmless reef sharks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.27
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$83.27

Private Lagoon Snorkeling Tour (includes worldclass photos)

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Private Lagoon Snorkeling Tour (includes worldclass photos)

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Rarotonga is one of the most pristine dive destinations in the world - with spectacular coral formations, hundreds of species of fish, turtles, eagle rays and even visiting whales. The shallow lagoon is renowned as an excellent place to snorkel among its abundant, colorful fish and other marine wildlife. Whatever your snorkeling experience, this service makes it accessible and worry-free. Come enjoy a fun-filled family adventure and experience all the underwater beauty of Rarotonga.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$245.60
$307.00
$61.40 savings
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Night Paddle Tour

Night Paddle Tour

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Experience being on a stand up paddle board (SUP) or Kayak and gliding through the warm lagoons of Rarotonga at night with neon lights lighting the way. Our educational and fun Night Paddles provide adventure options for the whole family to enjoy a super fun activity together. Its a serene calming experience, over 80% of our paddlers have never paddled before. We also allow young children to sit on their parents boards as we cruise the lagoon looking back on a majestic night lit Rarotonga. The tour last approximately 90 minutes but allow 2 hours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.48
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Cook Islands Turtle Tour

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Cook Islands Turtle Tour

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Cook Islands ultimate intimate 5star turtle tour. With elite tour guides and worldclass professional underwater photos with internationally respected photographers to go home. If conditions permit you will also get an opportunity to see eagle rays. The ultimate wildlife experience of a lifetime. Explore the hidden underwater gems of the Cook Islands with the locals. Small exclusive groups. Guides certified lifeguards + specialist guards with APNEA and PADI certifications. This is the tour for those wanting WORLDCLASS Photos and small personaiized service.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.95
$88.69
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Turtle and Ray Snorkel Tour (Worldclass photography included)

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Turtle and Ray Snorkel Tour (Worldclass photography included)

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Explore the hidden gems of Rarotonga, Cook Islands on the ultimate snorkel tour which guarantees WORLDCLASS PHOTOS. Tour includes swimming not only with turtles but seeing eagle rays*. Photography by pro water photographer @charlottepiho (has over 200,000 followers on instagram) . Charlotte is an ambassador for Canon Australia and Aquatech. You will be given photos from your amazing experience in high res to go home with. Staff all top athletes with lifeguard certifications. This is the tour for those wanting a personalised intimate 5star experience with amazing photos. *You're are guaranteed to see turtles but if conditions are not safe we can't guarantee swimming with Eagle rays. We do our best though to take you swimming with the rays if safety permits.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$81.87
$102.33
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Lagoon Explorer

Lagoon Explorer

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A fantastic combination of paddling and snorkelling within the lagoon around the beautiful tropical waters of our Marine Reserve.  Your guide will share local knowledge about the islands, the best snorkelling techniques, and insider tips about safely interacting with the marine life. You can choose a stand-up paddle board (SUP), single kayak, or double kayak for your adventure. Upon returning from your exploration, a picnic style lunch awaits while you bask in the memory of a beautiful lagoon experience!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.28
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$48.28

Paddle Board Yoga in Muri Lagoon

Paddle Board Yoga in Muri Lagoon

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Try this relaxing fusion activity in the shallow Muri Lagoon on Rarotonga’s eastern shores. Learn how to paddle board on entry-level boards, and then paddle a short distance to a quiet island venue where you’ll experience floating yoga class.  Combining yoga instruction with paddle board coaching, this peaceful lesson casts both activities in a new light.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.29
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$27.29

TAI Sea Scooter Snorkel

TAI Sea Scooter Snorkel

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Come and discover the giant clams, giant trevally and giant smiles on this family friendly marine adventure!  We explore the waters of our lagoon covering safety, equipment use and swimming technique.  Our Tai Sea Scooter Snorkel is perfect for beginner snorkelers and those who just want to be guided along to the best snorkeling spot.  
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.91
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$83.91

E-bike Rental in Rarotonga with Roadside Assistance

E-bike Rental in Rarotonga with Roadside Assistance

Explore Rarotonga at your own pace with an e-bike that is easy and suitable for all fitness levels. You'll get around the island twice on one charge giving you ample time to discover the magical hidden gems of Rarotonga. Journey the back roads, chat to friendly locals, view our plantations and visit the cultural museums and maraes. Seek out the best places on the rock to eat fresh local food and ice cold beverages. And, don’t forget to stop for photos and a swim or snorkel in our crystal clear waters! Have confidence to know you can circumnavigate Rarotonga with ease using a combination of standard cycling, pedal assist up to 35kph, or the fully electric mode. There’s no license requirements (minimum age is 17 yrs), and no paying for fuel as you can charge the battery right in your room! Maximum weight restriction specified by the manufacturer is 110kgs. Our e-bikes are 100% fun, so show your environmental support when exploring this beautiful piece of paradise.
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  • 1 to 24 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$33.43
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$33.43
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Shipwreck tour

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Shipwreck tour

Explore the hidden gems of the Matai shipwreck and have all the magic captured by a pro underwater photographer. A must do for all ocean lovers; freedivers and snorkelers.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.04
$75.04
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Afternoon Stroll Walking Tour

Afternoon Stroll Walking Tour

Brand new tour! Rarotonga has many stories - and many stories about the stories. For those of you interested in learning more about this beautiful island - but not so keen on riding a bicycle - why not come on a walking tour? Come be intrigued and learn more about Rarotonga with a knowledgeable tour guide, on a casual, easy-paced stroll around the Avarua - Tupapa area near town on a quiet Saturday afternoon. This tour would especially appeal to those interested in the history of the Islands. Finish up with a cold drink at a local bar. Suitable for any age.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.88
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$23.88
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Lagoon Discovery Sea Scooter Safari

Lagoon Discovery Sea Scooter Safari

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Explore the stunning Rarotongan lagoons with our experienced team, snorkeling amongst schools of fish and coral on an Ariki Sea Scooter!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.27
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$69.27

Rarotonga Glass Bottom Lagoon Cruise

Rarotonga Glass Bottom Lagoon Cruise

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Get a window into Muri Lagoon's underwater world during this 3.5-hour cruise on a glass-bottom boat. Listen to your crew play the ukelele as you watch the fish swim among the vibrant coral, with the option to dive in for some snorkeling. Go ashore on Koromiri Islet for a barbecue meal. A portion of your ticket cost supports a marine conservation fund. Round-trip transportation from accommodations in the Ngatangiia District is included for an additional fee.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.10
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Explore Rarotonga by Electric Tuk Tuk

Explore Rarotonga by Electric Tuk Tuk

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Skirt the backroads of Rarotonga island on this sightseeing tour by electric tuk tuk that transports you to Rarotonga's less-frequented hideaways with ease. Wind through rural villages and plantations en route to quiet vista points and top Rarotonga sights alike, including Muri Beach and the Avana Passage, all while learning about Cook Islands culture from your guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.72
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$60.72
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'Eco-eco' Bicycle & Wildlife Centre Tour

'Eco-eco' Bicycle & Wildlife Centre Tour

Brand new one of a kind tour! Designed to maximise environment-based learning and fun, the 'eco-eco bicycle tour' encompasses an easy cycling tour, and a visit to the Discover Marine Eco Wildlife Centre where you will be provided with a guided tour and choose an ice cream Sunday / smoothie / beverage of your choice. For those that want to know more about land and water based environment features and challenges, led by a tour guide that has a PhD specialising in the area of people and the environment. The cycle ride is mainly on sealed roads and fairly flat.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.58
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$54.58

'Take a Peek' Easy Bicycle Tour

'Take a Peek' Easy Bicycle Tour

Brand new tour! The ‘Take-a-peek’ bicycle tour allows you to join in on a mini Storytellers Eco Cycle Tour, so that you get a 'taste' of what Storytellers is all about. You will get to experience and enjoy parts of Rarotonga lesser frequented by tourists, and learn all about the Cook Islands in a relaxed and fun, small group environment. Most of the cycle tour takes place on the inland roads, which are mainly sealed and flat to gently sloping. This tour is for cyclists of all abilities and fitness levels - so long as you can ride a bike! It is also a family friendly activity, as we can cater to children of all ages with our smaller children's bicycles, trail-behind bikes, tow-behind buggy or ‘Dolittle’ children’s seat. A great way to get a 'bargain' tour that gives you a great intro-level orientation to Rarotonga.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.29
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$27.29

Rarotonga Guided Bike Tour with Lunch

Rarotonga Guided Bike Tour with Lunch

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Explore the natural landscapes of Rarotonga Island on this half-day bike tour. Cycle the Ancient Coral Road; pass beautiful beaches, rugged mountains, and lush farmlands; and stop to visit rural villages, take a swim in the ocean, and tuck into a delicious lunch at a seafront restaurant.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.54
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$67.54

'Discover' Rarotonga Cycling Tour with Lunch

'Discover' Rarotonga Cycling Tour with Lunch

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Pedal around Rarotonga on a relaxed 4-hour bicycle tour. Follow your local guide through the island's villages, down picturesque lanes and past breathtaking mountainous scenery. Listen to your guide's informative commentary about the culture, history, folklore and traditions of the native islanders. After a leisurely 3 hours of biking, covering approximately 5 to 7.5 miles (8 to 12 km), stop for a traditional lunch at a local restaurant. Wash off the road dust with a swim at a secluded beach. Lunch, round-trip hotel transportation and use of all cycling equipment is included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.28
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$55.28

Semi-Private Lagoon Snorkel Tour

Semi-Private Lagoon Snorkel Tour

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For those looking to enjoy a personalised and fun group-shared experience with one of our certified Surf Lifesaving guides. We’ll teach you the most effective snorkelling skills, and guide you through coral gardens bursting with lagoon life! Your 3-hour snorkelling tour begins with the fitting of our premium snorkel equipment. We’ll teach you all the snorkel tips needed to enjoy your experience. Then, a shallow water beach entry before you’re guided on an ‘island hour’ snorkelling adventure in the oldest marine reserve on the island. We will snorkel through crystal clear turquoise waters, boasting an abundance of lagoon life. Observe unique tropical fish and explore the mesmerising colours of the coral gardens. An ‘island hour’ of guided snorkelling is concluded with thirst quenching drinking coconuts and fresh seasonal fruit, before your return transfer and drop-off to your accomodation.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.54
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Semi-Private Reef Snorkel Tour

Semi-Private Reef Snorkel Tour

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With a maximum of 6 guests per tour group, our semi-private reef tour is an exciting group-shared experience. Suitable for anyone with water confidence, previous snorkelling experience necessary. Experience Rarotonga’s incredible reef from underwater on a 3-hour snorkelling tour, including round-trip transportation. We'll travel to one of our favourite snorkelling spots, with the safest conditions of the day. Fit you up into our premium snorkelling gear, and walk you down to the waters edge for snorkelling instruction before we enter our aquatic playground. Then, explore the captivating and rugged beauty of our coral reef, discovering an abundance of sea life, admiring endangered turtles and spotted eagle-rays. All equipment, door-to-door transfers and refreshments included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.01
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$88.01

Private Lagoon Snorkel Tour

Private Lagoon Snorkel Tour

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Snorkel in the gorgeous waters of Rarotonga on this private snorkeling tour. Go at your own pace with just your group and guide and receive personalized attention from your guide. Then, emboark on an "island hour" and discover great snorkel sites throughout the island's oldest marine reserves. End the tour with organic refreshments while overlooking the lagoon before returning to your hotel. Underwater photography and door-to-door transfers are also included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.65
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