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Te Vara Nui Village

Rarotonga, Muri, Cook Islands
+682 24 006
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US$81.24*
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Te Vara Nui Village is the Cultural Centre of the Cook Islands offering 3 amazing products: a 2.5 hour VILLAGE TOUR offering a full authentic journey into our past, a Stunning Over-Water Night Show and first class Island/Western fusion buffet dinning experience on floating and fixed stages set in botanical gardens surrounded by rock gardens and waterfalls, and our COMBO PACKAGE offering both Village Tour and Over-Water Night Show and Buffet dinner in one night. Your ultimate cultural experience not to be missed!!!!
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great night” (207 reviews)
“buffet dinner” (118 reviews)
“cultural tour” (108 reviews)
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Rarotonga, Muri, Cook Islands
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Rarotonga, Muri, Cook Islands
+682 24 006
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a well done show, food was also above average. My only concern was they pack you in like sardines and it’s difficult to see performance

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 3 days ago

The "Fire" show was lots of fun especially with the interaction with the dancers afterwards. The food was wonderful and very filling.

Thank joandmichael2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The island night was excellent. We had a very extensive and yummy buffet style dinner. The island night enertainment was very professional and we'll worth the price.

Thank LiseyLou2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our journey started with a shuttle pick up at the hotel (at 4:00 PM) and ended at around 10:30 PM with a drop off at our hotel again. I liked the story and the way they talked about their history and their ancestors coming to...More

Thank Arash V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were in awe of the whole experience at Te Vara Nui! The rich cultural history, the beautiful surroundings and the 5 star service was absolutely awesome! Would recommend it to anyone visiting Rarotonga!

Thank Joanna T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm no stranger to the Cook Islands or it's entertainment and food - so I went into the Vara Nui experience not expecting to be overly wowed - I was pleasantly surprised at the beautiful setting and the standard of hosting from the staff -...More

Thank Tutuloves2go
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed the Te Vara Nui Cultural Tour Buffett and Show i highly recommend this as a go to for anyone visiting Rarotonga!

Thank 635tuc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the 4 hour experience with my family. Started out with a tour of a small village and an explanation of the history of the Cook Islands, natural medicine, weapons and costumes. Very interesting! The show was professional and spectacular. The hostess (was it...More

Thank Stoobiedoo18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The music was so great we had to book, took the cultural option which with our discount voucher cost $119. Great time, commenced with a welcome drink which is inclusive, then an interesting hosted walk thru of various huts on the site covering the history...More

Thank PauleLec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great authentic Polynesian meal and dance show. Well worth it and something that should not be missed on the island of Rarotonga

Thank Cyril L
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vienconti
2 August 2017|
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Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
Hi just looked it up as couldn't remember. Family 4 = 2 adults + 2 children (6-11 yrs) $290.00 Family 5 = 2 adults + 3 children $316.00 Children 6-11 years $49 5 and under = free of charge Adults $109.00 per person Hope... More
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Dion N
5 April 2017|
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Response from Nicole S | Reviewed this property |
Apparently it's busy each night it's on. We went on a Saturday night only because it was the only night we could go.
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Youva3
3 November 2016|
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Response from Mayana D | Reviewed this property |
yes, but not elegant vegetarian... hope this helps
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