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Address: Rarotonga, Muri, Cook Islands
Phone Number: 00-682-24006
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Description: Te Vara Nui Village is the Cultural Centre of the Cook Islands offering 3...
Te Vara Nui Village is the Cultural Centre of the Cook Islands offering 3 amazing products: a 2.5 hour VILLAGE TOUR offering a full authentic journey into our past, a Stunning Over-Water Night Show and first class Island/Western fusion buffet dinning experience on floating and fixed stages set in botanical gardens surrounded by rock gardens and waterfalls, and our COMBO PACKAGE offering both Village Tour and Over-Water Night Show and Buffet dinner in one night. Your ultimate cultural experience not to be missed!!!!
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My whole family really enjoyed our evening. We did the Cultural Village Tour (not advisable with toddlers, but they tell you that at time of booking, and under 5 get in free!) my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

A fun thing to do on a night out, the dancers are great and the service excellent. Its a stunning venue with lovely lighting etc. Only down fall is the tour is far too long and the dancers want to get guests up dancing. Most people didn't want too but are humiliated into it... when you are paying 100+$ each... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

My whole family really enjoyed our evening. We did the Cultural Village Tour (not advisable with toddlers, but they tell you that at time of booking, and under 5 get in free!) my two sons age 11 and 8 enjoyed it, especially the young, funny guy with the coconuts! The show is beautiful and interesting and the buffet meal was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We went here on our first night in Rarotonga after checking at the Information Centre in Avarua. As our time was limited, we only had one night when we could do this and although they had a full house we were very grateful that they managed to fit us in. The culture experience was interesting and well-presented by a couple... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

There were 18 of us and we all agreed it was the best night we had on the island. Loads of food on offer to suit all tastebuds. $48 for a bottle of Lindeaur was a little pricey though

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It was my birthday so the supprise cake and special dance for me could make my review a bit bias. Overall it was a goo night out. We did the whole package, tour, dinner, over water show and desert. If i did it again I would skip the tour. Although it was very interesting it was long. Suggest take a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Muri Beach, Rarotonga, Cook Islands. 682-24006; culture@tevaranui.co.ck; www.tevaranui.co.ck. If you care at all about cultures beyond your own, this is the must-see of the Cook Islands. It is excellent all the way through, living up to its billing as “spectacular over-water night show” and more. Guides are knowledgeable (and fun to be with!) and the information throughout the Village proved... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Must see while in Rarotonga. Amazing food, interesting history and great performance show. Transportation included

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

If you don't do cultural shows, this is the one you CANT miss. The whole thing from start to finish is just blast, and loved the communal table for the buffet. The dancers are just amazing, and the information is done in a light and fun way. It really is a great experience from start to finish.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

I approached this night with a degree a intrepidation. I ended up thoroughly enjoying this "touristy" night. The entertainment and tour was excellent. The food and service was spot on. I am not a big fan of these types of tourist "activities" however this was well worth the time and money. A very good night out. The dancers and tour... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We did the entire package (the Village tour, Meal and Show) ... totally worth it, the experience was fantastic and the tour guides were great, I loved the little history lesson we were given in each village hut. The food was wonderfully set out, there was a mixture of island food and western food which catered to every pallet. Importantly... More 

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Address: Rarotonga, Muri, Cook Islands
Phone Number: 00-682-24006
Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Muri

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