16 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

16 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

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16 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Drive:  11​h
1
Rarotonga
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Aitutaki
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

9
nights
Rarotonga

Rarotonga ©
The center of Rarotonga is a mass of peaks and ridges, closely thatched with dense jungle.
Rarotonga is known for adventure, beaches, shopping, nature, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Muri Lagoon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cook Island Christian Church (CICC), take in nature's colorful creations at Maire Nui Botanical Gardens, and hunt for treasures at Punanga Nui.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rarotonga holiday maker website .

Melbourne, Australia to Rarotonga is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Rarotonga is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in September, you will find days in Rarotonga are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are much warmer (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Aitutaki.

Things to do in Rarotonga

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 21 — Oct 1:
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Muri Lagoon ©
Muri Lagoon
Titikaveka Beach ©
Titikaveka Beach
Cocoputt ©
Cocoputt

5
nights
Aitutaki

Aitutaki ©
Aitutaki's triangular barrier reef surrounds a turquoise lagoon of crystal clear water.
Aitutaki is known for beaches, nature, adventure, shopping, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Aitutaki Lagoon, head outdoors with Akaiami, admire the natural beauty at Aitutaki Secret Garden, and stop by T & S Artworx.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Aitutaki visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Rarotonga to Aitutaki takes 1.5 hours. You will leave for home on the 6th (Sat).

Things to do in Aitutaki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 6:
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Aitutaki Lagoon ©
Aitutaki Lagoon
One Foot Island ©
One Foot Island
O'otu Beach ©
O'otu Beach

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