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Address: Titikaveka, Cook Islands
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best sandy beach on the island

Excellent access, safe and sheltered with beautiful sunsets. Some reasonable snorkelling opportunities including several sightings of a moray eel.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
jmarkieb
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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Much better beaches than Muri, cleaner and quieter, better swimming and snokelling. Nice sunset watching too.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent access, safe and sheltered with beautiful sunsets. Some reasonable snorkelling opportunities including several sightings of a moray eel.

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Thank jmarkieb
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the snorkeling here was very good, particularly opposite Fruits of Rarotonga. Head for where the glass bottom boats are and there are giant schools of fish. We also saw Eagle Rays a bit further west. Although this is really good for snorkeling, we found the best to be outside The Rarotongan Resort (the beach just north of the... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the most beautiful snorkeling spot. Lots of fish and very clear water. A place you must visit whilst on the island.

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Windhoek
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The children went snorkelling twice at this beach and saw plenty of fish every time.Both times it was quiet which is a bonus too and it seemed very clean.

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Thank rkjallen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

This is a beautiful place for snorkeling and enjoying the blue waters of Rarotonga. The beautiful white sand had many rocks and shells to explore. I collected a few beautiful ones to take home to my kids.

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Concord, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

This beach met every expectation for the perfect island paradise. Clean, white sand, great spot for snorkeling, working on your tan or strolling in the sunset. Some spots are rockier than others, so choose carefully where you step in to swim or snorkel.

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Matamata, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

felt by far the loveliest water and snorkelling. clean clear water & safe. Beautiful views and sand.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

There was no excuse left to visit Raro again - we'd used birthdays, wedding anniversary - so we just went anyway. Our previous 2 visits were in November/December - this time we thought we'd try April to see if there was much seasonal difference. Slightly cooler perhaps, although still warm (28 most days) however there was a prevailing south easterly... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The beach is nice with lovely water but if you want to snorkel head to the Arora side, it's much much nicer. The reef has been badly damaged by people walking on it and breaking it here.

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