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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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  • The view of the lagoon is breathtaking on a sunny day when the water sparkles with multiple shades of blue and green. The water is very shallow so best to plan your water activities in the early morni...  more »
  • This lagoon is beautiful and picturesque with 2 small Islands not far from shore. The snorkelling is disappointing unless you go way out at high tide. It is a nice place to kayak or SUP but we spent a...  more »
  • The lagoon is amazing. The water is clear and you can see the bottom for miles. Had great family fun here.