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Address: Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 31 125

Deep sea fishing, Private lagoon/snorkelling tours, spearfishing in...

Deep sea fishing, Private lagoon/snorkelling tours, spearfishing in Aitutaki.(All snorkelling is guided and includes the outer reef)

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Excellent fishing and snorkelling with Mike and Mire / Leo

We went out with the famous Black Pearl on two fishing and snorkelling trips. FANTASTIC!! We caught fish, Mike filleted them on the spot and then we either ate them for lunch or... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went out with the famous Black Pearl on two fishing and snorkelling trips. FANTASTIC!! We caught fish, Mike filleted them on the spot and then we either ate them for lunch or took them back to our villa and had a wonderful sunset BBQ. Mire and Leo took us for our snorkelling after being dropped off by Mike in... More 

Thank AtripleC
Tauranga, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time with Mike & Mere once again. Brought the family along this time for a half day fishing charter, then the following day a lagoon day on the White Pearl. Awesome operators who know how to make your trip go well. Flexible and adaptable, friendly and organised. Mike works hard to make the fishing trip interesting with... More 

Thank Alan S
Christchurch, New Zealand
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Leo and Meré are amazing. Their boat and service is second to none. This was part of a group experience and we had no input to who was chartered for our trip but these guys were the best. So much fun and such and awesome team. We were on a swimming trip and these two were often our support boat,... More 

Thank MoirFamilyCHCH
Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

My Partner & I towards the end of our stay on Aitutaki (we stayed 7 nights at the Pacific Resort) decided to take a small charter on our second last day just to do the things we wanted as we took previous charters for the lagoon cruise & deep sea fishing. There are a lot of charters & we wanted... More 

Thank Rod J
Melbourne, Australia
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69 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Before we set off I told Mike that I would catch a Mahi Mahi and see some whales and both of these objectives were met! Mike is really knowledgeable and a great guy to spend time with out on the ocean. Mike said that there weren't many fish around this year but that didn't stop us from trying everything to... More 

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

‎Spent a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon on a private snorkelling tour. We saw three sites including one with giant clams and another where the captain Leo fed the fish so they came right up close to us. As an inexperienced and unconfident snorkeller this tour was perfect for me as Mere lead me round by hand so I could concentrate on... More 

Thank Lucy H
Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We spent 2 separate days with Mike and Mere in mid-August on our first trip to Aitutaki, and we will definitely be back. From the moment Mike picked us up from our accommodation, he was not only friendly and knowledgeable but was interested in what we wanted, and was adamant to give us the best experience possible. We did some... More 

Thank Belinda V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Mere and Leo of Black Pearl charters took us on a day trip whale watching (no luck the day we went but we saw a big shark), snorkelling within the lagoon, and a huge lunch on One Foot Island. The charter was the highlight of our week on Aitutaki. Mere was professional, friendly and accommodating, and bent over backwards to... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My partner and I wanted to relax and have an afternoon on the lagoon in Aitutaki. We decided to go with black pearl charters - so glad that we did. Mere the owner is just gorgeous - so warm friendly and genuine. She is a beautiful person. We wanted to see some Islands and see some big fish - we... More 

Thank Janaleo
Lafayette, Tennessee
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Our day with Black Pearl was the highlight of our trip. Very helpful with our minor handicap. Don't miss Aitutaki without a trip out with them. Also went on a cattle boat lagoon tour it was OK but Black Pearl was fantastic.

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