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Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show

| Arorangi Village, Cook Islands
+682 21 924
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Highly entertaining and good value

We loved the enthusiasm of the young dancers as well as their skill in dancing and drumming. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Angelo V
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Sydney, Australia
Amazing

A great night out! Well worth your time and money. Great tour of the land, good history listen... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jenna A
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“cultural show” (36 reviews)
“great night” (35 reviews)
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| Arorangi Village, Cook Islands
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+682 21 924

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Reviewed yesterday

We loved the enthusiasm of the young dancers as well as their skill in dancing and drumming. The host/presenter is great fun and the food was plentiful and tasty.This shows gives a good insight into Cook Islands history and culture and the views from the...More

Thank Angelo V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great night out! Well worth your time and money. Great tour of the land, good history listen, solid dinner and a great show from locals. Fun night out and allows you to experience the history of Raro in an easy to digest way!

Thank Jenna A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a Family Friendly place to go, this is it. We wanted our children to experience the more Traditional Background of Raratonga. Pickup on the Bus was fun, and a great way of connecting with others staying at our Resort. By the time...More

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Highland_Paradise, General Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana Thank you very much for taking time to provide a detailed feed back on your evening at Highland Paradise. You have summarised what we do quite well and we are glad you enjoyed your evening, the food and the cultural show and most...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Highland Paradise was an amazing night and great value for money. The look around the village and finding out about the history of the area was fascinating. The show was incredible and the buffet dinner could not have been any better. The only small issue...More

Thank Fifamily
Highland_Paradise, Public Relations Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana Meitaki maata - Thank you very much for taking time to provide feedback on your experience at Highland Paradise and especially for letting us share our story with your family. We apologise for the delayed bus pick up and have relayed this to...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

First of all to the people who organized this show let me give you a few tips on how to have a good island night. 1) Stop talking. Give us the food and drinks first and cut to the chase. While we are eating, get...More

Thank askittl
Highland_Paradise, Public Relations Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana Thank you for taking time to provide feedback on your evening at Highland Paradise. Here at the Centre the evening begins with the introduction to the Tinomana tribe their history, and current descendants that are caretakers of the site. This is followed by...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Expensive at $99 for what you got. The welcoming cocktail was only half a glass, my non alcoholic one was about half an inch in the bottom of the glass! This was taken away when we went out to the marae even though I hadn't...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We chose this particular Island Night over the others on the island that were also recommended, mainly because of three things: (1) the added marae visit, (2) it's in the mountains (which we wouldn't have otherwise visited on our trip to Rarotonga), and (3) it...More

Thank ModernWanderers
Highland_Paradise, Public Relations Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Kia Orana Thank you very much for taking time to provide feedback on your visit to Highland Paradise. We have reviewed your comments and relayed this to our staff and management. We are sorry that you did not enjoy your evening. Out of all the...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

The good: this is a local enterprise, The dancers were awesome and the entertainment was laid back and friendly. We had an interesting tour of the village site with explanations of the battles and traditions This was great. I enjoyed the buffet meal (though some...More

Thank Lyndle
Highland_Paradise, Front Office Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Kia Orana Thank you very much for taking time to provide valuable feedback on your experience at Highland Paradise. Your comments have been noted and relayed to staff and management. Your feedback will assist us improve in areas that need to. Kia Manuia

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went to Highland Paradise last Wednesday night. The location is amazing but the rest of the evening was really disappointing compared to the other top cultural show in Rarotonga which we did last year and absolutely loved and learnt so much history and culture...More

Thank Petejulie68
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We spent here the first night in Rarotonga. The location is pretty beautiful because of is in the middle of the forest. Unfortunately the food is a buffet one and we hate it; rather poor! Interesting the best typical dances but at the beginning I...More

Thank Emanuele C
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