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Muri Lagoon, Rarotonga

(3.9/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
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. Take a look at our Rarotonga trip builder to schedule your visit to Muri Lagoon and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Massive lagoon with a lot of the Glass Bottom Boat attractions. The lagoon you can hire snorkle and mask as well as fins and go for a swimm all day. Massive marine life and coral  more »
  • Muri is nice. The views are lovely but water not very clean and it doesn't attract swimmers. Great for kitesurfing though. Not a bad place to look at ;)  more »
  • This is one of the few beaches in Rarotonga that does not have pieces of reef littering the sand. (Parts of the reef have broken and pieces of reef have moved onto what used to be sandy beaches you co...  more »