Wigmore's Waterfall, Rarotonga

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Splash into the swimming hole at the base of Wigmore's Waterfall, where water cascades down a sloping cliff. Bring your water shoes if you plan to swim, and wear plenty of bug repellant to chase off mosquitos. Before you go, ask the locals if the waterfall is worth visiting. During the dry season, the government redirects water to the town supply, leaving the waterfall almost completely dry. Wigmore's Waterfall is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Rarotonga Edition.
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  • Among the rest of the Cook Islands, Rarotonga is fortunate to have a natural source for drinking water (many recommend you boil it prior to drinking). The flow of Wigmore's waterfall, also known as Pa...  more »
  • Through and through, was bothered by mosquitoes. When times change in water also were caught in the mosquito attacks. It's summer? Collected brilliantly caught was because body thanks to the cold water, but there is no heat clean.
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  • We swam here after a heavy rainfall in the morning. Water cooler than sea, obviously but still nice. Its shallow, then deep then shallow again near the waterfall. 5 bucks to go in there. Not worth it ...  more »