Maire Nui Botanical Gardens, Rarotonga
(4.1/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
For a close and concentrated look at Cook Islands' rich plant life, stop by Maire Nui Botanical Gardens. Wander the trails among lily ponds, palm trees, and blooming flowers beds, and admire sweeping mountain views. Keep an eye out for native wildlife, like lizards and colorful birds. When you need to rest your feet, head to the onsite cafe and try the organic salads, made fresh each day. Visitors with a sweet tooth can choose from muffins or cheesecakes. To visit Maire Nui Botanical Gardens on your holiday in Rarotonga, and find out what else Rarotonga has to offer, use our Rarotonga vacation builder.
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  • For whatever donation makes you happy, you can enjoy a stroll among beautiful flowers and wonderfully fragrant scents. Don't miss the opportunity for a great lunch at the restaurant nestled among the ...  more »
  • The transformation from a bare piece of land to this beautiful garden setting is quite remarkable. If your wanting a but of noise and ra ra, head into town, if your are looking for peace and relaxatio...  more »
  • As a plant lover, I found this garden to be one of the best I have seen anywhere in the tropics. Especially since it is on private property. We paid the entrance fee but did not stay for food. Food ar...  more »