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Ranked #14 of 68 things to do in Rarotonga
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Reviewed 21 February 2013

This is the best area to snorkel, beach is clean and free of rubbish and the marine like is fantastic - also very safe

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Reviewed 6 February 2013

It definitely is the best place for a snorkel in Raro. There are lots of different species of friendly fish and the beach is nice and peaceful.

3  Thank Cranstoun
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Reviewed 23 January 2013

What a spectacular spot. All the snorkeling in the area was great however, the fish in this area were so friendly and there were a lot more things to poke around at. ie shells, nooks and crannies. Could see for a good distance the day we were there.

2  Thank Soudini
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Reviewed 30 December 2012

great place to go snorkelling as there is alot of marine life...very beautiful white sandy beaches and a quiet place to go swimming with the family

1  Thank NTTK1
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Reviewed 18 December 2012

This reserve was only a short walk from where we stayed so we chose to go snorkeling here rather than further afield. The water is shallow enough in most places that standing up is always an option if you are worried about breathing. The bottom is (mostly) quite sandy and the beach is very pleasant. We were warned that stone fish are a (rare) possibility, so to look down before standing up.

There is a very good range of fish, although not in large numbers. The further out you go, the more broken the coral (wave action I guess) and the fewer the fish. When we were there, water clarity was very good.

We enjoyed it!

1  Thank ActRegular_traveller
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