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Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre

Back Road, Cook Islands
+682 21 666
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More than I expected

Did this on our last day and am pleased I didn't overlook it, the exhibits were interesting and... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
LMCLongmann
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Waikato Region, New Zealand
Cetaceans are the star!

What an incredible display of Nan Houser's work! Video demonstrations, live creatures, evidence of... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Reece L
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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Back Road, Cook Islands
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+682 21 666
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Did this on our last day and am pleased I didn't overlook it, the exhibits were interesting and varied, the place isn't big but they have made the most of what they have, would recommend it to others.

2  Thank LMCLongmann
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Thanks for recommending us

Reviewed 7 September 2016

What an incredible display of Nan Houser's work! Video demonstrations, live creatures, evidence of human impact on sea life. Quite the place, made our visit to the town of Avarua!

1  Thank Reece L
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Thank you from us and the Cetaceans!

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Not much to see a bit of disappointment but I guess it is not bad for a small island. Great reception. Thank you.

Thank Norfizie G
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Hmmm, It is a small building but hundreds of amazing items to see and interact with

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Very interesting creatures and critters! Lots of history and preserved bits and pieces! Worth a trip there to see the coconut crabs!! Interesting!

Thank rochellep123
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Glad you loved it!

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great place for a rainy day visit. So much information spent the best part of two hours. Coffee and snacks available too. Staff very welcoming.

Thank IvanovichC
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Pleased you were enthralled

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Fantastic staff, very helpful and informative. Love watching the whales when we are on the island, so anything we can do to help them we will.

Thank JodyP1098
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Thank You for your support, it was lovely meeting you

Reviewed 23 August 2016

took my family there and was very impressed with all the displays that can all be touched and picked up, my grandchildren loved it as did the adults, once you have your ticket to get in you can use it for the whole year without...More

1  Thank Diane386
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Definatey value for money.

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Only found about this attraction towards the end of our stay in Rarotonga. Glad we made the effort to go. Very educational and well set out. Staff friendly and welcoming. Had a wonderful cup of coffee on the deck afterwards.

1  Thank waimarei
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

We are so glad you found out about us just in time!

Reviewed 15 August 2016

What a fantastic surprise! Packed full off local information, is a must visit if you are in Raro. Was a lot of information to read, but also interactive as well, you could touch pretty much everything there, including a touch tank where you could touch...More

1  Thank smm24_1987
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Fantastic!

Reviewed 12 August 2016

This little place is just lovely. Do not be put off by the size of it, it is jam packed with information. The staff were absolutely lovely and really helpful.

Thank Anna T
RaroWildlife, Manager at Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us and supporting our cause

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raniza2015
HI, I would like to know how much does it cost to enter this botanical Gardens Thanks
8 February 2015|
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Response from RaroWildlife | Property representative |
We don't have Botanical Gardens
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