Muri Lagoon, Rarotonga

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Muri Lagoon allows visitors to swim, snorkel, and relax on the sand in a breathtaking natural location. The teal-blue water of of the lagoon remain extremely clear, making it easy to spot numerous marine species like sea cucumbers, bright fish, and coral formations on the sandy bottom. Get a little closer and go diving instead, where you can really explore the Cook Islands' amazing seascape. Even in strong winds, the water remains calm and suitable for kayaking or paddleboarding. Arrange to visit Muri Lagoon and other attractions in Avarua using our Avarua road trip website .
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  • You know when you look at travel ads....the photoshopped pictures of crystal clear etherially blue waters, lapping up to clean white sands and the deeply-in-love model couple making out while surround...  more »
  • A perfect place to relax and enjoy the beautiful beach and water. The lagoon is perfect for children has its not too deep and is very clear so you can see the bottom. You can also walk out to the isla...  more »
  • Truely stunning but dangerous, we got caught in a very strong current/rip, it took a long time to get back to shore after trying to snorkel, very frightening and couldve ended badly, we counted five o...  more »
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  • Gorgeous even on a grey winters day. Weddings on the beach. Boats, paddle boarding and swimming. Hope to get back on a sunnier day.
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