Muri Lagoon, Rarotonga

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Muri Lagoon allows visitors to swim, snorkel, and relax on the sand in a breathtaking natural location. The teal-blue water of of the lagoon remain extremely clear, making it easy to spot numerous marine species like sea cucumbers, bright fish, and coral formations on the sandy bottom. Get a little closer and go diving instead, where you can really explore the Cook Islands' amazing seascape. Even in strong winds, the water remains calm and suitable for kayaking or paddleboarding. Arrange to visit Muri Lagoon and other attractions in Rarotonga using our Rarotonga road trip website .
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  • A tourist spot but never over crowded, this beach has it all!! Incredible views and water so clear you can see to the bottom every step. Make sure you bring a chair or towel, sit back and enjoy!!! The...  more »
  • First time visit to Rarotonga and it was love at first sight! We were staying at Muri Garden Lodge which was 400 metres from the Muri Lagoon. Lovely Villa but needed a bit of a revamp. Really loved th...  more »
  • Gorgeous even on a grey winters day. Weddings on the beach. Boats, paddle boarding and swimming. Hope to get back on a sunnier day.
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