Arts & Crafts Tour - Promoting Locally Made Products

Cultural & Theme Tours in The Cook Islands
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Tour description

Expand your knowledge of the country's rich craftwork history & culture. Learn about locally made products here in Rarotonga. It's fun and informative.  Go to hidden places other visitors can't find.  Visit local factories where you can see how we make our products.  Information you get on this tour, will save you money (some discounts apply) and help your understand our art and crafts culture. As your friendly knowledgeable tour guide, I will introduce you to meet up-to 10 local artisans with an up-close look at their techniques & learning the art of their craftwork. See them in action!   Meet an extraordinary traditional woodcarver who shares his passion. Expand your knowledge of this country's rich history and culture through some of his designs & carvings. Explore Rarotonga's oldest art & crafts factory since the 1940's and learn here about Rarotonga's past history plus many more. Minimum 2 people and up-to 4 hours duration.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Backyard Shopping Tours, Avarua, Rarotonga, Southern Cook Islands10 vendors - Black Pearls, woodcarving, shell carving, coconut soap, coconut oil, local products, weaving, and various art places around the islandDuration: 20 minutes

What's included

  • Some tasting
  • Light refreshments - local food and fruit
  • Friendly professional guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Airconditioned van up to 10 people
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Backyard Shopping Tours

What's not included

  • Create your Own Pareu - Additional Costs $15pp