8 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

8 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

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Avarua, Rarotonga
— 4 nights
2
Aitutaki
— 3 nights

4
nights
Avarua, Rarotonga

Avarua ©
Avarua is known for shopping, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Muri Lagoon, enjoy some diversion at Aumata Mini Golf, stroll through Aroa Beach, and take in the dramatic scenery at Papua ( Wigmore's) Waterfall.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Avarua travel itinerary planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Avarua is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Avarua. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Avarua when traveling from Los Angeles in June, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Aitutaki.

Things to do in Avarua

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Rarotonga, Arorangi, Titikaveka Beach
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Muri Lagoon ©
Muri Lagoon
Titikaveka Beach ©
Titikaveka Beach
Cocoputt ©
Cocoputt

3
nights
Aitutaki

Aitutaki ©
Aitutaki's triangular barrier reef surrounds a turquoise lagoon of crystal clear water.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): kick back and relax at O'otu Beach, get outside with Akaiami, thenstep off the mainland to explore One Foot Island, and finally stop by T & S Artworx. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Maungapu, kick back and relax at Aitutaki Lagoon, thenadmire the natural beauty at Aitutaki Secret Garden, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Aitutaki travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Avarua to Aitutaki in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aitutaki

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Aitutaki Lagoon ©
Aitutaki Lagoon
One Foot Island ©
One Foot Island
Akaiami ©
Akaiami

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