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Muri Lagoon, Rarotonga
(4/5 based on 500+ 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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  • Sadly Muri Beach has become very smelly & contaminated over the last 10 years. However, we understand there are ongoing endeavours to solve this problem and get rid of the pollution now soiling this o...  more »
  • Anyone who can rate this area as the best beach in Rarotonga has their head buried in the sand. Over the years we have noticed a deterioration in this particular area to the extent now that no way wou...  more »
  • I have been noticing the pollution in the Muri lagoon increase over the many years I have been visiting. This is, in my opinion, due to overdevelopment, human and animal waste and agricultural run-off...  more »