Cook Islands page header
In the Cook Islands, it's now:
For CI index page - 05oct
Return to top of page
This website and the Kia Orana logo are copyright
Bookmark and Share
Click here for video guides to some of the Cook Islands
Exclusive short videos to help you discover the islands
Visit some of the islands now!

406,068 unique visits in 2014
NEWS FROM THE ISLANDS     An exclusive weekly summary
Javascript DHTML Drop Down Menu Powered by dhtml-menu-builder.com
Find out how to make a visit some of the Cook Islands now!
Email the website author
POPULAR PAGES
Palmerston "The Island at the end of the world" as featured on BBC Radio and TV
Weather
Climate and latest forecasts
Island hopping 
Practical tips
Souvenirs 
What to take home
Essential info 
What you need to know
Weddings
Basics fact file


LATEST UPDATES
Rarotonga, Aitutaki, Mauke and Atiu pages completely updated
Starry skies
New page of stunning photos of the islands as never seen before
Facebook page
Please have a look and 'like' us
Fact File
New info on taxi fares and a warning about journeys from the airport




FEATURED ISLAND
unique visits so far in 2015
ISLANDS' INSIGHT
SEARCH THIS SITE USING
View this site in your own language
Website Translation Widget
Right: Air Rarotonga flies daily to Aitutaki but they could have to stop their Sunday service
Aitutaki Sunday flights controversy hots up
Manihiki and Penrhyn join solar revolution
Support boost for Islands' businesswomen
Cut price petrol is birthday gift to the Islands
Read all about it

A tattoo with a hidden meaning, a dead body and an hallucinogenic potion all feature in a new BBC supernatural drama filmed on the Cook Islands and now showing in the UK and  US
 Find out some of the facts behind the fiction

 
SHORTCUTS TO PARADISE
Tour the capital island
Guided tour of Aitutaki
Click here to search for accommodation in the Cook Islands
tattooed arm
Discover near neighbours, Atiu and Mauke

The caviar of the Cook Islands
Only a handful of tourists visit MITIARO each year, even though it's a short flight from Rarotonga.  But visitors will discover a neat and beautiful place with crystal clear pools in limestone caves.  The island also has the only freshwater lakes in the Cooks.   They account for two thirds of the island and  they're teeming with prawns and a type of eel that islanders compare to caviar
Explore some more...
Limestone cavern
Rotonui from the shore
WHAT'S ON IN MAY
1st: Dancer of the year finals
4th-8th: Golden Oldies rugby festival
10th: Celebrating Cook Islands mothers
7th-13th: International triathlon week
13th-19th: Vaka festival
22nd-23rd: Vaka racing
27th: Opera in Rarotonga
29th: Arias in Aitutaki
2015 calendar

Air Rarotonga plane over Aitutaki