My Rarotonga Backpacker Guidebook covers everything you need to know about this South Pacific gem. I cover in detail how to get there, what to do, what to expect and how to have fun on a backpackers budget! The Cook Islands are an incredible country, full of wonderful people and a perfect introduction to island life.
If you need a break from the beach, the Cross Island Hike, is the best away-from-the-water activity to do on Rarotonga Island.
Rarotonga Island, which is apart of the Cook Island archipelago, was my first experience and taste of island life in the South Pacific.
This was the year of injuries and they all started with my Cook Island injury. I was only a few days into my new RTW adventure when it happened.
Rarotonga Island is apart of the Cook Island archipelago. Located some 3,000 km northeast of New Zealand this stunning island paradise is a great introduction into Polynesian culture and the South Pacific!