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Oh so family friendly at low to mid tide

Shallow enough for small children and great for non-confident snorkellers who need to be able to... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
still a hidden gem

My 5th visit to Niue & still this safe swimming & snorkel spot is one of my favourite with good... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2018
Raglan, New Zealand
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Alofi, Niue
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

A nice little beach, easy access and safe. Probably one of the better ones for kids. We didn't snorkel but seemed to be opportunities a little out from the beach.

Thank mattr6284
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We went to all the tracks around the Rock and every one of them had such amazing colourful water. Can only imagine what the sea life would be in them, but unfortunately as per most of the good spots no one was allowed to due...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Shallow enough for small children and great for non-confident snorkellers who need to be able to stand up to feel safe ... also amazing for the more adventurous to venture outside the cut in the reef into the real ocean

1  Thank suzannegae
Reviewed 1 February 2018

My 5th visit to Niue & still this safe swimming & snorkel spot is one of my favourite with good fish life including spotting a sea snake that will NOT HARM you... , a lovely sandy beach that is deserted considering it is right in...More

Thank 007adventure
Reviewed 13 December 2017

A lovely little gem of a beach right in the town. Park on the roadside and make your way down. Depending on the state of tide you may need some footwear such as reef shoes. Bring your snorkel gear as there are plenty of fish...More

Thank Allgoodthyngs
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Niue doesn't have many sandy beaches, but Utuko is one of them. Parking up top by the road. Bring reef shoes with you, this is by no means the best snorkeling spot on the island and it pays to check with a local about best...More

Thank Found_Lost_Key
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Who said Niue doesn't have beaches? This is a lovely spot right in the centre of town. Great snorkelling as well.

Thank VikiM
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a nice beach in town. Good for cooling off. If you are in town it is worth a quick stop off.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Niue has done really well with tourism infrastructure. You do need a bit of fitness to get to the swimming spots but this is comparatively easy access & in Alofi

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Great place to snorkel00 ..... Great place to snorkel while my daughter did her PADI dives at the wharf

Thank freish2015
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