6 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

6 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

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1
Rarotonga
— 4 nights
2
Aitutaki
— 1 night

4
nights
Rarotonga

Rarotonga ©
The center of Rarotonga is a mass of peaks and ridges, closely thatched with dense jungle.
Explore hidden gems such as Te Ara- Cook Islands Museum of Cultural Enterprise and Cook Islands Cultural Village. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St Joseph's Cathedral and Cook Island Christian Church (CICC). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Aroa Marine Reserve, sample the tasty concoctions at Matutu Brewery, look for gifts at Perfumes of Rarotonga, and steep yourself in history at Wreck of the Matai.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Rarotonga day trip planning website.

Sydney, Australia to Rarotonga is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from Sydney to Rarotonga, you'll gain 20 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sydney in March, with highs in Rarotonga at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Aitutaki.

Things to do in Rarotonga

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
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St Joseph's Cathedral ©
St Joseph's Cathedral
Cook Islands Library & Museum ©
Cook Islands Library & Museum

1
night
Aitutaki

Aitutaki ©
Aitutaki's triangular barrier reef surrounds a turquoise lagoon of crystal clear water.
On the 20th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Maungapu and then stroll through O'otu Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Aitutaki online vacation planner.

Getting from Rarotonga to Aitutaki by combination of car and flight takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aitutaki

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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O'otu Beach ©
O'otu Beach
Mount Maungapu ©
Mount Maungapu

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