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Address: Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 31 125
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Description: Deep sea fishing, Private lagoon/snorkelling tours, spearfishing in...
Deep sea fishing, Private lagoon/snorkelling tours, spearfishing in Aitutaki.(All snorkelling is guided and includes the outer reef)
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Our favorite memory on the trip!

I really cannot say enough about Mike and Mere. They were absolutely wonderful the whole day. My boyfriend and I began the day with snorkeling with Mere. She picked us up at the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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Chandler, Arizona
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Chandler, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I really cannot say enough about Mike and Mere. They were absolutely wonderful the whole day. My boyfriend and I began the day with snorkeling with Mere. She picked us up at the house we were renting and went straight to the dock. We were so excited we wanted to see everything we could, and Mere did amazing! When we... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My wife and I were in Aitutaki for our 10 year anniversary and were debating whether to take a day cruise or half a day with a private charter. In the end we chose half a day tour with Black Pearl Charters and it was the best decision ever. Mere was a fantastic host and a superb tour guide, down... More 

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Taranaki Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My partner spent one morning on the Black Pearl and loved it so much he booked to go out the next morning as well! Absolutely his favourite part of our entire 2 week holiday and cannot recommend this enough!

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

When I first read all the reviews about Black Pearl Fishing, I wonder if everyone is being true and honest, now I will tell you guys this " BLACK PEARL FISHING is truely remarkable and they are the bestest of the best! " 6 months pregnant wife and I having a holiday in Raro and Aitutaki. We want to have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This was the best day of our holiday without a doubt! Went out with Mike on the black pearl for a half day private charter...we caught a 20kg GT, some good sized snapper, bluefin and some others. mike had he latest gear and knew his stuff back to front. We were then lucky enough for him to are us on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We organized a half day tour which included fun on a sand bar, snorkeling around the pearl and clam rigs. Mere then had a fantastic lunch prepared for us before we set off to snorkeling grounds near one foot island. Overall a wonderful experience with wonderful tour guides. We took our two very young kids and they were very accommodating.... More 

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Kalmar, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We are so glad we had the chance to do a snorkle tour with Mere! We stayed in Aitutaki during Christmas time, and the weather at sea was pretty rough most of our days there with sunny skies but lots of waves and wind. When at last it calmed down we asked Mere to take us out and show us... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Mike is a keen and experienced skipper who doesn't make you feel small when you make cock ups. Tries really hard to locate and catch your fish, delivers it to your hotel (plus a return trip with your forgotten phone!), and offers alternative fishing ways if your prey is off the bite. You really can't go wrong with him.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed at tangikaara house for couple of weeks and we enjoyed meres hospitality and care. Mere is very friendly, caring and reliable. They provide very personal boat charters and snorkeling tours. Highly recommend mere and black pearl charters

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Just can't speak highly enough of Black Pearl. We are older and on holiday for goodness sake so opted to book 2 charters 1st was for a half day charter for fishing. I caught a 40lb mahi mahi which took the boat 1.4kms whilst I landed that beauty. Michael the skipper and my husband also Michael were both green with... More 

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