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Address: | Main Wharf, Cook Islands
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We invite you to book a Kia Orana morning or afternoon speedboat cruise...

We invite you to book a Kia Orana morning or afternoon speedboat cruise (for up to 10 people) when you come to Aitutaki. Whether you are an individual or a couple, a wedding party, or a group of friends, cruising around the Lagoon and visiting One Foot Island, and Honeymoon Island is one of the most memorable things to do in the whole of the Pacific.

We cruise to what we call "the seven wonders of paradise", and every island has something special to see and experience.

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Fantastic Day Out

Superb attention to detail and Andrew is very passionate about what he does. This is infinitely better than the larger cruises on the lagoon. The lagoon itself is the best in... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2014
Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Superb attention to detail and Andrew is very passionate about what he does. This is infinitely better than the larger cruises on the lagoon. The lagoon itself is the best in the world in my opinion. Lots of different islands, beautiful sand beaches, and sensation snorkelling. The lunch was outstanding - much better than even Tamma's in Rarotonga, which is... More 

Thank Cosmoss
Bundaberg, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2014

The lagoon cruise in a speed boat was exciting. We enjoyed everything about the trip. Andrew was very reliable, friendly & informative. To be given the opportunity to see the most beautiful lagoon dotted with many small deserted islands that have pure white beaches & iridescent clear blue waters was just beautiful. Stunning everywhere you look. There were many fish... More 

Thank griffinca
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

The lagoon cruise with Andrew was the highlight of our trip. I echo all the other reviewers. The order of visiting the islands (in reverse) gives you the opportunity to see the islands in its natural state. The snorkeling spots were perfect and the lunch prepared by Andrew was authentic and fitting for the cruise. In fact my mom loved... More 

Thank Ana B
Apple Valley, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Captain Fantastic was amazing. we had a good group on our tour. Captain Fantastic (Andrew) was a interesting, funny tour guide. We toured the Motus early on in the day. Had a lunch prepared by our Captain. The smoked parrot fish was excellent. The entire lunch was very good. The snokeling was enchanting. Fish everywhere. The giant clams. I highly... More 

Thank Ronald P
New York City, New York
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341 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2014

My husband and I did the Kia Orana Seven Wonders cruise and we were not disappointed! Captain Fantastic was really friendly, had great stories, and was very knowledgeable on the islands. I wasn't expecting much from lunch, since I was more interested in the islands and the snorkelling, but wow was I impressed! He used materials from the island to... More 

Thank Cynthia M
Oslo, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

We (two adults and two young children) did a island cruise with Kia Orana and Captain Fantastic, and had a great time. We recommend it highly.  We really liked:  - pick-up on time - only nine persons on the boat - early start beats the crowds - reversing the islands (compared to other tours) beats the crowds  - great captain,... More 

2 Thank Clara H
New Zealand
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Kia Orana cruises was the most recent company we tried out for a lagoon day tour. Their tour is slightly more expensive than competing tours. The boat speeds around the lagoon faster than all the others, meaning you end up seeing more islands in the same amount of time, and that it's a fairly packed day. It also means you... More 

1 Thank b_and_d_nz
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 26 April 2014

We did a couple of lagoon cruises and spoke to many people who had done a few. Andrew and Kia Orana came out as the best each time. If you have a family group do a charter. Absolutely brilliant and catered to our needs. We had stunning Mania and honeymoon islands to ourselves (not like one foot island with another... More 

Thank nzp0ppy
Kristiansand, Norway
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55 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2014

We loved it. We were only 4 people on the boat, so we got to visit a lot of islands by ourselfes - 7 totally. I also went on the vaka cruise and teking cruise, but this is the one I loved the most. The remote islands, the lagoon, the food (amazing, amazing barbeque), the captain, the privacy = a... More 

1 Thank Synneannika
Sydney Australia
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2014

What more can you ask for? There were 5 of us including captain Fantastic, what a perfect day. Weather, lagoon, lunch and the motus. Day of snorkelling and a visit to 'one foot island', it's a wonderful way of seeing the natural beauties of unspoilt motu and lagoon. Saw the giant clams, trevally and turtle swimming by. How beautiful. Will... More 

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