ALL A​BOUT THE ​​COOK ISLANDS
 THE ULTIMATE GU​IDE

All 15 islands. getting there, getting around, where to go, what to see and do...and more

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WHAT'S ON

CULTURAL FESTIVAL AND CONSTITUTION CELEBRATIONS
30 July-5 August
JULY-OCTOBER
Whale watching season  MORE
ROUND RARO ROAD RACE
19-25 September

EVENTS CALENDAR

INSIGHT

ART FROM THE HEART
Rito hat making and patchwork quilting (tivaevae) are art from the heart skills handed down through generations with islanders producing uniquely beautiful creations

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DID YOU KNOW?

"A CHARMING LITTLE SPOT"
That's how Captain Bligh described Aitutaki when he discovered it by accident 17 days before the infamous mutiny on his ship, the 'Bounty'

Fascinating Facts

FEATU​RED ISLAND

Palmerston Island main street

PALMERSTON is so remote, it wasn't even in the right place on maps until 1969. And although part of the Cook Islands this tiny spot is owned and populated by the direct descendants of a British man and his wives 

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POPULAR IN PARADISE

A taste of the Cook Islands

There are no big name fast food places and instead the Islands have some great cafes and restaurants with mouth-waterings menus. A self-confessed foodie shares some tips on the best places to eat and drink 

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PODCAST

Kukicast Cook Islands podcast

Kukicast is the all new podcast where you can meet people who have a unique insight into this Polynesian paradise in the South Pacific.Click the link below or search for KUKICAST wherever you get your podcasts

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FEATURED ISLAND

PALMERSTON is so remote, it wasn't even in the right place on maps until 1969. And although part of the Cook Islands this tiny spot is owned and populated by the direct descendants of a British man and his wives 

EXPLORE PALMERSTON

POPULAR IN PARADISE

There are no big name fast food places and instead the Islands have some great cafes and restaurants with mouth-waterings menus. A self-confessed foodie shares some tips on the best places to eat and drink 

ENJOY

PODCAST

Kukicast is the all new podcast where you can meet people who have a unique insight into this Polynesian paradise in the South Pacific.Click the link below or search for KUKICAST wherever you get your podcasts

ALL EPISODES