9 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

9 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

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9 days in Cook Islands Itinerary

Sydney
Fly + Drive:  10​h
Avarua, Rarotonga
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h
Aitutaki
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
Sydney

5
days
Avarua, Rarotonga

Avarua ©
Avarua is known for shopping, historic sites, museums, nightlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Muri Lagoon, get in on the family fun at Cocoputt, enjoy the sand and surf at Black Rock Beach, and admire the sheer force of Wigmore's Waterfall.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Avarua trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Avarua is an approximately 10-hour flight. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Avarua due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get a bit warmer in Avarua: highs are around 32°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Aitutaki.

Things to do in Avarua

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Rarotonga, Titikaveka Beach
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Muri Lagoon ©
Muri Lagoon
Titikaveka Beach ©
Titikaveka Beach
Cocoputt ©
Cocoputt

3
days
Aitutaki

Aitutaki ©
Aitutaki's triangular barrier reef surrounds a turquoise lagoon of crystal clear water.
Aitutaki is known for beaches, nature, adventure, shopping, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Aitutaki Lagoon, get outside with Akaiami, kick back and relax at O'otu Beach, and stop by T & S Artworx.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Aitutaki travel route app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Avarua to Aitutaki. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aitutaki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Aitutaki Lagoon ©
Aitutaki Lagoon
One Foot Island ©
One Foot Island
O'otu Beach ©
O'otu Beach

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