5 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

5 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

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5 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  9​h
Aitutaki
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h 30​min
Rarotonga
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h
Sydney

2
days
Aitutaki

Aitutaki ©
Aitutaki's triangular barrier reef surrounds a turquoise lagoon of crystal clear water.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Maungapu, enjoy the sand and surf at Aitutaki Lagoon, and then kick back and relax at O'otu Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore One Foot Island and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Aitutaki trip maker .

Sydney, Australia to Aitutaki is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Aitutaki, you'll gain 20 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rarotonga.

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Aitutaki Lagoon ©
Aitutaki Lagoon
One Foot Island ©
One Foot Island
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
days
Rarotonga

Rarotonga ©
The center of Rarotonga is a mass of peaks and ridges, closely thatched with dense jungle.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Titikaveka Beach, admire the natural beauty at Maire Nui Botanical Gardens, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Muri Lagoon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Te Rua Manga (The Needle), then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then savor the flavors at Cook Islands Coffee Company.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rarotonga vacation builder website .

You can fly from Aitutaki to Rarotonga in 1.5 hours. June in Rarotonga sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Muri Lagoon ©
Muri Lagoon
Titikaveka Beach ©
Titikaveka Beach
Maire Nui Botanical Gardens ©
Maire Nui Botanical Gardens

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