Cook Islands Travel Guide

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Welcome To The Cook Islands

Just 6 hours from Australia's east coast lies pure tropical paradise known as The Cook Islands. A volcanic archipelago of 15 islands sprawling 2 million square kilometres across the South Pacific, the Cook Islands are an enchanting tropical utopia. Spend your holiday in that special place where pristine beaches meet turquoise tropical water and discover pure relaxation as you unwind to the sounds of softly swaying palms and gentle crashing waves.

Boasting beautiful lagoons, sun-soaked golden sands and technicolour tropical reefs, the Cook Islands is an unparalleled natural wonder. Beyond its unspoiled natural beauty, the Cook Islands exceeds expectations with its range of superior accommodation, (think dreamy beachfront villas, island bures and luxury resorts) exciting attractions and cultural sensations.

Spend your days exploring the unique fusion of Polynesian heritage through a range of cultural tours that uncover local rituals and the traditional harmonious way of life. Explore the picturesque natural scenery and kaleidoscopic reef systems, as you spend endless days soaking up tropical bliss. Whether you're seeking a relaxing island escape, or a cultural adventure, The Cook Islands are the ideal holiday destination.

Know Before You Go

If you're planning your next Cook Islands escape, look no further than our comprehensive guide detailing all you need to know about the magical Cook Islands. From transport queries and flight prices, to frequently asked questions like when is the best time to visit? Let us help answer all your essential travel questions so that you can stop stressing, and start packing.

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Before You Go FAQ's

Everything you need to know for planning your next Cook Islands holiday. From entry requirements to car hire queries, find all the info here.

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Best Time To Visit Cook Islands

Plan your holiday around your priorities. This is our guide to the best times to visit the Cook Islands according to popular holiday interests.

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Getting To The Cook Islands

Explore our great range of flights and cruises from Australia's major cities to discover your tropical Cook Islands escape.

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Flights To The Cook Islands

Everything you need to know about flying to the Cook Islands, including essential info on the major airlines and routes. Search your next holiday here.

Cook Islands Hotels & Packages

Discover the spectacular selection of world class accommodation across the Cook Islands. Our expertly curated holiday packages allow visitors to bundle together popular resorts, villas and hotels with flights, tours, transfers and other travel essentials. From the popular island hub of Rarotonga, to the stunning and remote Aitutaki, explore the magical Cook Islands with the hospitality of the islands favourite hotels, resorts and tour operators.

Popular Cook Islands Hotels

Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort
Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort

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Pacific Resort Aitutaki
Pacific Resort Aitutaki

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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas

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Top Cook Islands Holiday Packages

Cook Islands Region Info & Guides

Located just 6 hours from the east coast of Australia, the Cook Islands are a stunning holiday destination for all. Discover all you need to know about this magnificent archipelago, from detailed destination guides and interesting historical facts, to a comprehensive weather forecast. Find inspiration in our stunning collection of Cook Islands imagery and learn about the fascinating Cook Islands culture. Welcome to your go-to Cook Islands region guide.

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Regions Of The Cook Islands

Discover our comprehensive Cook Islands destination guides, with all you need to know about what to do, where to stay and how to find the best holiday packages.

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Cook Islands Map

Discover your desired destinations and plan your holiday perfectly with our map of popular resorts and points of interest across the beautiful Cook Islands.


Cook Islands Weather

The Cook Islands are famous for its tropical climate and year-round gorgeous weather. Learn about the Cook Islands weather and consult our monthly temperature guide as you plan your tropical escape.

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Cook Islands Photos & Videos

Discover the stunning Cook Islands with this inspiration collection of images that offer insight into your next tropical break. From pristine white sand, to crystal clear lagoons, picture yourself in the postcard.

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