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Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show

| Arorangi Village, Cook Islands
+682 21 924
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Amazing show and story

The entire show was extremely entertaining from start to finish. There was a visit to the village... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
figjam_31
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Very disappointing

We recently went to show after reading and hearing some GREAT reviews. However I was sorely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mel C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The entire show was extremely entertaining from start to finish. There was a visit to the village with some talking and ceremony before dinner and show. The setting, high in the mountains was amazing. Dinner was disappointing and they didn't have a table for us...More

Thank figjam_31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently went to show after reading and hearing some GREAT reviews. However I was sorely disappointed by majority of the evening. We got off on the wrong foot when the host who greeted us was extremely rude (it felt like all the staff were...More

Thank Mel C
Highland_Paradise, Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Kia Orana. Thank you for taking time to provide feedback on your experience. As a historic cultural heritage site we endeavour to provide an authentic cultural experience both informative and entertaining. We apologise that you were disappointed with your evening. We value your feedback and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We debated about which island night to go see and we ended up here based on the reviews and recommendations of the locals. It is up in the mountains - the views of the coasts (and later the stars) are spectacular. We decided to go...More

Thank legallyred
Highland_Paradise, General Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Orana Thank you very much for taking time to provide feedback on your evening with our tribe, the Tinomana people on Maungaroa mountain. At Highland Paradise we strive to provide a truly authentic cultural experience. Your feedback helps us improve in areas that need...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having attended several island nights we saved the best until last. Highland Paradise is fantastic. The whole night was so professionally run yet full of passion. We arrived by bus at the venue and within a short time were taken a a stage side table....More

Thank Phillip B
Highland_Paradise, Front Office Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Thank you for taking time to visit our tribal site and for providing feedback on your experience. As an important historic cultural site we endeavour to provide an authentic cultural experience both informative and entertaining. We value your feedback as this helps us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Rarotonga in early June for a family reunion and were fortunate enough to have the opportunity to visit Highland Paradise twice during our stay. The first visit was a private tour with the elders of the family who led us around the various...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great night out, both educational and entertaining coupled with excellent food. The cultural aspects of the evening were if a very high standard and provided great insight into the Cook Islands. The buffet meal included pork, chicken, many salads and Ika mata, the local...More

Thank Elizabeth_and_David
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The night started by being picked up from our accommodation and transported to Highland Paradise. Wow. The view from the venue was breathtaking. The night began with a local cocktail and an informative tour of Highland history and lifestyle. Then onto a feast of island...More

Thank tassietourer
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This was a last minute decision the day of our departure to come for the dinner and show. We had some time to visit the village when we first arrived, then came back for dinner. The host was very entertaining and the staff was welcoming....More

Thank Patty L
Highland_Paradise, Front Office Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Patty Thank you for taking time to visit our tribal site and for providing feedback on your experience. As an historic heritage site we endeavour to provide an authentic cultural experience both informative and entertaining. We value your feedback as it helps us...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Great entertainment and informative night on the history and culture of the Cook Islands done in a natural way, not in the "hollywood" style. The buffet dinner was great the food very tasty, and the taro leaf and meat was the best, it doesn't look...More

Thank wichmase
Highland_Paradise, General Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Thank you for taking time to visit our tribal site and for providing feedback on your experience. As a historic site we endeavour to provide an authentic cultural experience both informative and entertaining. We value your feedback as it helps ensure that we...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Show was recommended by a friend who lives on the island and although we were going to book for the one in our hotel, which was cheaper, I'm so glad we didn't. The traditional welcome onto the Marae the hairs will have the hairs standing...More

Thank Carol W
Highland_Paradise, Front Office Manager at Highland Paradise Drums of our Forefathers Sunset Culture Show, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Thank you very much for taking time to provide feed back on your evening here at Highland Paradise. This is of great importance and serves as an indicator as to how we are rated by our customers and more importantly it helps us...More

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