Golf, tennis, trekking, squash, bowls, horse riding through tropical plantations to Wigmore Falls and a wide range of aquatic sports including sailing, windsurfing, snorkeling and scuba diving are popular pastime. Boats are available for charter for deep sea and game fishing.


Shops are open between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Lustrous precious pearls are indigenous to the Cook Islands. The beautiful black pearl is unique to French Polynesia and Manihiki Island in the Northern Cook. Set in gold, or complimented with precious gem, these black pearls are a special reminder of these islands. The traditional white pearl, found in the same area are predominantly golden in colour.