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Highland Paradise Cultural Centre- Day Tours


Highland Paradise Cultural Centre- Day Tours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this evening of culture, music, dancing and food. I realised that not only was this a great experience for the tourists but also provides good training for the youth of the Cook Islands in their culture and toanga. (precious gifts). I was able...More

Thank RogerandGrace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An authentic experience that time travels from before missionaries to the present. An intimate blend of guided tour with history and dancing. The food is very good. You pay for beer, wine and drinks. It can be a bit chummy at times. The M/C likes...More

Thank Ranger93433
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. Just enjoyed a fabulous evening of history, dancing and food and the hosts were witty and entertaining.

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed April 28, 2017

To put it succinctly: Danny, the master of ceremonies, ruined our evening by publicly insulting and humiliating me and my wife, which is particularly regrettable as we are on our honeymoon. During the course of the dinner, Danny asked where people were from, whether there...More

3  Thank Diana T
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Our group consisted of 2 grandparents, 2 parents and 4 children aged 2 to 9. The tour was appreciated by all except the 2 year old, who was too young for this. He did, however, have lots of space to run around and lots of...More

Thank GrahamM2127
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Hotel pickup and drop off included, good cultural lesson before a traditional dance show which was excellent. Buffet dinner was extensive and good quality

1  Thank FNQquirky
Reviewed December 13, 2016

After spending a week on Rarotonga four years ago, we returned for a two week stay in the Royale Taketumi (see review elsewhere). We also returned to the Highland Paradise Cultural Center - this time for a day tour instead of the evening "Drums of...More

Thank Brent S
Reviewed December 3, 2016

We had booked this tour for 4 people and had 2 nights free that we could do it - we were told that they never cancel and so decided to book it for our last night on the holiday. Unfortunately, they cancelled on the morning...More

Thank drcallycat
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Beautiful setting with an experience made personal by the host and narrator. Great sense of humour with lots of irony and digs at himself and at NZers (which was a wee bit lost on a few of the others, never mind). The marae experience was...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

This show was amazing. Danny (the MC guy) was really awesome - fun, informative, funny. The walk around outside and marae was really cool. Food was devine. Singing and dancing were great. And the views from up there are to die for! Would totally recommend...More

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