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Pa's Treks Day Tours

Cook Islands
+682 21 079
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Cross Island Hike - Best thing in Raro

We did the Cross Island walk with Bruce, and a group of about 15 others. It was the best thing we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wellington, New Zealand
via mobile
Definitely a must

We had planned to do the trek on previous trips but never had the opportunity. We considered doing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jo C
Rotorua, New Zealand
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With his blonde dreadlocks and knowledge of local flora and fauna, Pa leads several interesting cross-island walks through rugged terrain.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the Cross Island walk with Bruce, and a group of about 15 others. It was the best thing we have done in Raro!! We debated doing the walk ourselves, and I'm glad we decided not to as the path is not too well...More

Thank Tessa14M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned to do the trek on previous trips but never had the opportunity. We considered doing it ourselves but opted for the trek with Pa's nephew Bruce and we are so glad we did. He was informative, safe and a great ambassador for...More

1  Thank Jo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my 10 girl year old on our last day on the island. The hike is really good, some part are steep but the guide is always there to help you out.. the view is amazing..highly recommend activity if nature is your cup of...More

Thank Jehane P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been wanting to do this trip for a while now and this time had my older daughter who was fit enough and keen. Booking was easy, and although we didn't have Pa as our guide- which I think should be made clear when it's...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Pa is an interesting character to meet. We booked assuming we were to do the cross island trek. What we ended up doing was spending time with Pa and others at Pa's house with him demonstrating his alternative remedies for life's ailments. This was interesting...More

1  Thank NeilGat
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Hard hike but the view...The path was well marked and could easily be done without the guide. Our guide was Bruce who was excellent - he had a good working knowledge of the flora and fauna and history of the island. That being said, I...More

1  Thank legallyred
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Prior to the walk the weather had been rather tropical (a lot of rain) and we did get some rain on the day. The track was a bit hard to follow in places and was glad to have Bruce there. He read the group well...More

1  Thank Miss_Marie_Wanders
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I always try to do an adventurous hike when we travel. We found the hike to be moderately challenging, which we felt was rewarding. Although the hike was rich with scenery. We felt undersold when it came to learning about native flora...More

Thank Sir_Surtsey
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Many hikers want to do the cross-island trail on Rarotonga which takes you from one side of the island to the other, peaking at "the needle". The trail up to the needle from the Avarua side is well marked, although very steep (50 minutes up),...More

1  Thank Janet R
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We are a trasonably fit couple in our mid to late 40s and with a 10 year old. We started off with the tour guide who was great. Really informative and professional. Sorry forgot name now, but Pas nephew? We only got 20 mins into...More

Thank Parky1968
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Susan N
10 August 2016|
Response from Sophia C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do a pick up from Edgewater, just let Pa know. Best to email them to arrange it all and pre-book for a discount!