8 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

8 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

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8 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

Detroit
Fly:  32​h
Aitutaki
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
Rarotonga
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
Detroit

2
days
Aitutaki

Aitutaki ©
Aitutaki's triangular barrier reef surrounds a turquoise lagoon of crystal clear water.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at O'otu Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Aitutaki Lagoon, and then look for gifts at T & S Artworx. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore One Foot Island, take in nature's colorful creations at Aitutaki Secret Garden, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

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Detroit, USA to Aitutaki is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Detroit to Aitutaki is minus 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Rarotonga.

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

4
days
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, find something for the whole family at Cocoputt, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cook Island Christian Church (CICC), and take in nature's colorful creations at Maire Nui Botanical Gardens.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rarotonga driving holiday planner.

Fly from Aitutaki to Rarotonga in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Rarotonga can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

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Muri Lagoon ©
Muri Lagoon
Titikaveka Beach ©
Titikaveka Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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