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Travel to the tropical paradise of the
Cook Islands to experience the pristine
beaches and crystal-clear waters of the
South Pacific. Stay on three different
islands within the archipelago, where
you can explore the rugged green
interior of Rarotonga, the turquoise
lagoon of Aitutaki and the Polynesian
culture of Atiu. Spend time on these
paradisal islands that provide unspoilt
natural beauty and idyllic scenery
On arrival at Rarotonga airport, you will be transferred to the Manuia Beach Resort for 4 nights. This property is located on its own private beach on the sheltered sunset coast. (N)Day 2: Rarotonga
Morning at leisure. This afternoon, join a tour in a 4×4 vehicle into the island’s rugged green interior, providing an insight into the history and culture of the island. Enjoy a cultural show this evening with a traditional umu (underground oven) feast. (B, D)Days 3-4: Rarotonga
Days at leisure. Relax on the beach, in the infinity pool or by the lagoon. Alternatively, explore the island. (B)Day 5: Fly to Aitutaki
Fly to the island atoll of Aitutaki. On arrival, transfer to the Pacific Resort Aitutaki for 5 nights. Stay in a luxury thatched beachfront bungalow in an idyllic setting on the shores of Aitutaki’s beautiful lagoon. (B)Day 6: Aitutaki
Join a cruise on Aitutaki lagoon, with opportunities to snorkel to see an array of fish, coral and giant clams. The cruise will stop for lunch on the uninhabited One Foot Island before returning. (B, L)Days 7-9: Aitutaki
Days at leisure. (B)Day 10: Fly to Atiu
Fly to the island of Atiu and transfer to the Atiu Villas for 3 nights. This simple property is surrounded by extensive tropical gardens and is within short walking distance of the southern coastline’s white sandy beaches. (B)Day 11: Atiu
Today join a small group tour of the island, led by a bird specialist, which will focus on the flora and fauna of the rainforest. (L)Day 12: Atiu
Day at leisure to relax. (N)Day 13: Fly to Rarotonga
Fly back to Rarotonga. Transfer to the Islander Hotel for the afternoon before a late-evening transfer to the airport for a flight home, or continue your holiday in the South Pacific. (N)Meal basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important Information Flights
International flights are not included with this itinerary. For flight options and prices, please contact your Cox & Kings travel consultant.Superior tour
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Nestled on the beach on Rarotonga, Manuia Beach Resort provides a place to relax on white sandy beaches with swaying coconut palms. The property has an infinity pool and a restaurant serving Polynesian inspired meals. There are several bars at the resort in which to enjoy a drink, whether by the pool, on the beach or in the lounge area.
Atiu Villas offers basic accommodation on the outskirts of the central villages, surrounded by tropical gardens and pineapple plantations, with views over the ocean and beaches only a short walk away. The six villas are chalet style and made of native timber and materials, and include a well-stocked kitchen for self-catering (payable on check-out) and a private veranda. Resort facilities include an evening restaurant and bar, an outdoor swimming pool and tennis courts.
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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