Titikaveka Beach, Titikaveka

4.9
#2 of 10 in Parks in Rarotonga
Titikaveka Beach offers easy access to some of the finest snorkeling spots available on the Cook Islands. The beach sits alongside a lagoon filled with tropical fish and alien-looking blue starfish. You can scuba dive or paddle around the lively lagoon. Check out some other water sports and try your hand at kayaking. Visit at sunset, when the lagoon shows off its most photogenic side. Use our Rarotonga day trip tool to arrange your visit to Titikaveka Beach and other attractions in Rarotonga.
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  • This is a beautiful sandy beach and nice open area on a large lagoon. If the weather has been still and hot in prior days, it can get a little "soupy" but otherwise a wonderful beach. You can walk for...  more »
  • This is the best beach on the island! Although you may wish to avoid it just after heavy rain, as the water will tend to be murkier and also smelly.  more »
  • Beautiful place to swim and snorkel! I saw giant Trevally, eels, and plentiful fish on my daily snorkels. Plenty of coral bommies to explore on your way out to the reef line. Good at both tides!  more »

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Since pristine white beaches and turquoise lagoons are never far away in Rarotonga, where you stay depends entirely on how much you want to spend. The hotels and resorts tend to cluster around the most scenic beaches and lagoons. At the higher end, luxury resorts offer pampering comfort, but often share their beaches with much more affordable accommodations. If you want to explore a certain part of the island, look for lodgings nearby: although the buses are extremely convenient, they tend to meander at a very slow pace.
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