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Wow, what fun!!! Shame the whales were hiding that day, but the team made sure we had an awesome... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christchurch, New Zealand
So much fun for adults and kids aged 7 and up

Our children aged 7 and 10 spent an hour on the wonderful water obstacle course in the harbor... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Laguna Niguel, California
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Join us for an exhilarating 1-hr ride aboard our speed boat, Eturere! This 8.5-meter Gemini V-hull rigid inflatable boat meets NZ survey requirements for safety purposes, and you will be riding in comfort as its twin 250-horsepower engines shoot you...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, what fun!!! Shame the whales were hiding that day, but the team made sure we had an awesome time snorkelling and doing donuts in the boat. By far our best day on Raro!!

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Our children aged 7 and 10 spent an hour on the wonderful water obstacle course in the harbor. Life jackets are provided and water shoes are recommended, although our kids did not wear water shoes. Minimum age is 7. The employees were very nice and...More

1  Thank jamie085
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I was lucky enough to go out on a boat trip with Rongohiva on a previous trip to the Cook Islands and this time I bought my family to experience this. We booked in for a speed boat ride, snorkel and banana boat ride. The...More

Thank mrandmrsbeas
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Our group booked a speed boat and banana boat tour with Rongohiva. We booked directly with Jackie at the Rongohiva hut which was right next to the Punanga Nui market. She was very professional and answered all of our questions. On the day of our...More

Thank mrandmrsbeas
Reviewed 22 September 2016

the three of us were lucky just to share the boat with Jackie manager captain key & nana. we six had a blast. lots and lots of laughter. seeing the whale who we named ralph words cannot describe but it is something I wont forget...More

1  Thank maggymay185
Reviewed 11 January 2016

ABSOLUTELY FREAKEN AMAZING!!!! I've been a local here on Rarotonga for over 20years and today was the first time ever I've gone swimming over the reef in the deep blue sea feeling safe as if I was on land! Captain Keys and Nana and definitely...More

Thank sharnam2015
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Thanks for such a fun time the views were amazing sadly we didn't get to see any whales however speed boating is so much fun this was our last activity in Rarotonga and they were just awesome they provided us with a memory stick of...More

Thank nzkoyote
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Wonderful crew and lots fun time and watching a couple of whales That was beautiful!! We will visit again for sure!1

Thank aplustoz
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Our family of four had a fantastic time in Sept, riding with Jackie and team. Our sons had so much fun, we laughed and squealed all the way around with the thrill seeking ride. And as an added bonus we saw whales and turtles! Highly...More

Thank 646rocky
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Our family of 2 adults 4 children enjoyed a speedboat trip during our visit in January. The first telephone call to Jackie was so helpful and accommodating to our family with ages ranging from 6 to 14. We were having 2 days of our 14...More

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