Umukai Feast

Newest attraction: Aitu Tumunu Experience. Book at your Rarotonga Resort

Staying at a Rarotonga resort? Experience the island’s newest attraction. Drive yourself or book a transfer from your Rarotonga Resort to the Aitu Tumunu Experience.

The Aitu Tumunu Experience has just opened and is a must-do activity to enjoy ‘local tradition’, and you are able to be involved with parts of this experience.  Although you can watch local activities on some tours, this one is unique in that you can be ‘hands on’ – take part in husking a coconut, learning to weave with the kikau, take part in the cooking of food in the umu (an underground oven) etc… Read more

Authentic traditional marae experience on your Rarotonga Holiday

Planning things to do in Rarotonga on holiday? An authentic traditional marae experience is not to be missed – enjoy Highland Paradise Cultural Feast and Show.

Although all the Rarotonga Hotels have Island Night shows and feasts,  Makayla Palms highly recommends Highland Paradise Sunset Cultural Show and Feast. The show has the unique advantage of being on a traditional marae up in the hills and it is an “experience” – not just a show for the tourists. Read more