Amazing Aitutaki, a quick 45 minute flight from Rarotonga, is located in the Southern group of the Cook Islands. The turquoise blue lagoon is widely known as the most beautiful in the world. Aitutaki is the second most popular destination to visit in the Cook Islands, with a friendly community with a population of approximately 1,200.
Aitutaki has its own airport, with Air Rarotonga operating direct return flights to Atiu and Rarotonga. Pacific Resort Aitutaki Nui operates a private reception facility for guests, providing a personal warm welcome at the airport.
You can find modern amenities on Aitutaki, including banks, local shops, ATMs and a post office. Popular excursions include snorkelling cruises, scuba diving trips and fishing tours, a golf club, island nights, a few bars and a Saturday market where local produce is sold.
Maunga Pa has a height of 124m and is perfect for hiking. The climb is rewarding for any hiker, with beautiful views of Aitutaki and its pristine turquoise lagoon awaiting at the top. One Foot Island is the most popular islet for weddings, awarded ‘Australasia’s Leading Beach’ by World Travel Awards due to its beauty.