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Raro Mountain Safari Tour

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Fabulous cultural tour - Fun and informational

We had a fabulous 4 hour tour with our guides (Wi and Useless - Kia Orana) Lots of information... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Relaxing, fun and informative

We went on this tour on 28th December. The full cost is generally NZ$80, however we got a reduced... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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These guided, four-wheel island tours transport visitors to many scenic locations including Te Rua Manga and Wigmore's Waterfall.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Nikao Airport | Nikao Beach, 380, Cook Islands
+682 23 629
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a fabulous 4 hour tour with our guides (Wi and Useless - Kia Orana) Lots of information both Island history and family history. We went around the whole island using both the back roads and main road. We went to the remembrance place...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TePutu
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on this tour on 28th December. The full cost is generally NZ$80, however we got a reduced fee of NZ$65 as they didn't provide lunch (due to a wedding that day) and the waterfall was inaccessible. If you are into flora and scenery...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MettyW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour is well worth your time while visiting the Cook Islands. Our tour guide Cheeko?! had extensive family history on the islands and knew a great deal about the history of the Cook Islands and also shared some of his personal family stories and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank breefelsinger
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The Four wheel drive tour picks you up at your accommodation, takes you around the back blocks of Rarotonga including cultural and ancient sites and then heads up the mountain for amazing views. A lunch back at their base on the beach roundabout a terrific...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We went on a rainy day. The guide was good and funny. Would be good to go on a fine day but avoid if it is rainy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jas c
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did the Safari your after learning the buggy tours were all booked out for the week. I enjoyed the scenery and driving around in the back of the truck was fun. However.. really couldn't understand a word our driver said. At...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thetravelingtammie
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We thought we would do this tour around the inland road and up to The Needle viewing area to get more local knowledge of the island and to go where no other tours go. We had informative visits to a Marae (sacred place), Wigmore's Water...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We took this tour to get an understanding of the history of the island. We were picked up in a Land Rover 4x4 by our guide Pania who was witty and knowledgeable of the landmarks we visited on the tour. This tour also takes to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marklV5102XU
Reviewed October 19, 2018

The morning was really great. We got to see the interior of the island, hear the stories of the canoes that went to New Zealand and visit a local marae. That was really special. The most fun part was driving up the mountain. Most of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jacquie F
Reviewed October 16, 2018

We did this tour on our second visit to Rarotonga. You get to see a whole other side to this beautiful paradise as most of the tour is on the inland road. The guides were very knowledgeable & provided plenty of information regarding the Mouri...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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June 8, 2018|
Response from ATLtraveler3 | Reviewed this property |
You can get wheelchair up to the edge. Please see my photo. It’s not a huge waterfall.