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Dive into the unique and invigorating Australian wilderness with an unforgettable 15 kayaking tours for 2024 and 2025. From the tropical rainforest of Far North Queensland to the rugged beauty of Tasmania, marvel at its dramatic coastal cliffs, explore sheltered inlets teeming with wildlife, and paddle beneath soaring mountain ranges. Every tour unveils a new adventure, where you can challenge yourself physically and mentally while learning about Aboriginal culture or discovering secluded coves. Our kayak trips start at $6,925, ranging from 11 to 29 days, giving you ample time to explore Australia's wildest corners! Contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip through Australia!
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Sandy Cay
$35,890
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Australia’s Top End: Cape York & the Great Barrier Reef

Darwin - Cairns - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Discover Cobourg Peninsula
  • Experience Wessel Island
  • Marvel at Yirrkala
  • Discover Thursday Island
Starts / Ends:
Darwin / Cairns
Activities:
Helicopter Tours, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 16-day cruise from Darwin to Cairns aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. Discover Australia's northern tip, exploring the sacred Arnhem Land, inhabited for over 40,000 years. Discover the breathtaking Great Barrier Reef, the world's largest coral system, teeming with vibrant marine …
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Explore the wonder of coral reefs
$6,925
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Citizen Science on the Great Barrier Reef – Turtles & Rays

Brisbane - Cairns - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Explore Mon Repos Turtle Center
  • Visit Heron Island Research Station
  • Discover the Restoration Program
  • Assist rehabilitate injured turtles
Starts / Ends:
Brisbane / Cairns
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 11-day cruise aboard the Coral Discoverer featuring Citizen Science on the Great Barrier Reef focusing on turtles and rays. Explore Lady Elliot Island, a coral sanctuary with Project Manta research. Visit Mon Repos Turtle Centre for Loggerhead turtle nesting and hatchlings. Heron …
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Sealife at Manuar Island, Raja Ampat, Indonesia
$11,910
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West Papua, Raja Ampat and Micronesia

Darwin - Yap - 17 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • Discover Banda Niera
  • Hike to the summit of Pindito Peak
  • Experience ancient traditions
  • Swim at the famous Jellyfish Lake
Starts / Ends:
Darwin / Yap Island
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 17-day cruise from Darwin to Yap aboard the Coral Geographer, tracing from Australia through the Spice Islands, Raja Ampat, Palau, and Micronesia and concluding in Yap. Experience traditional welcomes, stunning landscapes like Kitikiti Waterfall, iconic sights such as Wayag's …
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An overland journey takes us into the highlands of Sulawesi to the remarkable Tana Toraja
$9,785
Savings
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In the Wake of the Makassans

Darwin - Makassar - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • Encounter funeral rituals
  • Gaze out Kelimutu National Park
  • Walk in tracks of Komodo Dragons
  • Hike to the summit of Padar Island
  • Explore Takabonarate Marine Park
Starts / Ends:
Darwin / Makassar
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 15-day cruise to Makassar, retracing the historic paths of the Makassan trepangers from the 16th century. Explore lesser-visited islands, witness Phinisi boat building in Tana Beru, and visit Lamalera's traditional whaling village. Encounter Komodo Dragons, dive into Takabonarate …
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The unusual red color of Broome, Australia
$33,790
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Australian Odyssey: Western Australia & The Abrolhos Islands

Broome - Perth - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Discover Rowley Shoals
  • Explore the Dampier Archipelago
  • Experience Montebello Islands
  • Explore Ningaloo Reef
Starts / Ends:
Broome / Fremantle
Activities:
Helicopter Tours, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 15-day cruise from Broome to Perth aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. Explore the Western Australian coastline from Broome to Perth aboard the ultra-luxury Discovery Yacht, Scenic Eclipse II. Enjoy all-inclusive dining, unrivaled discovery, and activities such as snorkeling in coral reefs, …
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Whitsunday Islands, Australia
$23,590
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Along the East Coast of Australia: Beaches & the Great Barrier Reef

Auckland - Cairns - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Explore Auckland
  • Discover Bay of Islands
  • Marvel at Lady Elliot Island
  • Experience Norfolk Island
Starts / Ends:
Auckland / Cairns
Activities:
Helicopter Tours, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 12-day cruise from Auckland to Cairns aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. The journey promises paradise along New Zealand's North Island and Australia's East Coast. Explore the beautiful Bay of Islands from Auckland, sail to Norfolk Island, and then reach Queensland's serene …
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Explore the coral reefs in Indonesia
$35,990
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Northern Australia & the Indonesian Archipelago

Cairns - Denpasar - 17 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Explore Cairns
  • Discover Port Douglas
  • Discover Thursday Islands
  • Experience Sandy Cay
Starts / Ends:
Cairns / Denpasar
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 17-day cruise from Cairns to Denpasar aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. Departing from Cairns, the capital of Tropical North Queensland, this cruise takes you to the tip of Australia and Thursday Island before venturing into the blue open ocean to explore Indonesia's remote islands, …
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A sea fan in the clear waters of Fiji
$14,060
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Rites and Relics: Fiji Firewalking, Vanuatu Volcanoes, and Beyond

Solomon Islands - Fiji - 15 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Explore wonders of Solomon Island
  • Discover wonders of Vanuatu
  • Visit mysterious Ambrym
  • Explore wonders of Fiji
Starts / Ends:
Brisbane / Lautoka
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Variable
Join this 15-day cruise aboardthe National Geographic Orion from the heart of Melanesia to the western boundary of Polynesia, spanning from the Solomon Islands to Fiji. Experience heartfelt hospitality in the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, where travelers are greeted with traditional dances upon …
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Adelie penguins
$68,190
2for1
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Antarctica's Ross Sea: Majestic Ice & Wildlife

Hobart - Dunedin - 24 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Explore Hobart
  • Discover Macquarie Island
  • Experience Balleny Islands
  • Explore Sturge Island
Starts / Ends:
Hobart / Dunedin
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 24-day cruise from Hobart to Dunedin aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. This expedition takes you to the Ross Sea Region of Antarctica, a place that will take your breath away. You can witness stunning landscapes, including glaciers, icebergs, and mountain ranges, and experience some of the …
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Wayag Islands, New Guinea
$35,190
2for1
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Secrets of Indonesia: Spice Islands & Raja Ampat

Roundtrip Darwin - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Explore Wayag Island
  • Experience Ambon
  • Explore Spice Islands
  • Discover Darwin
Starts / Ends:
Darwin / Darwin
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 15-day cruise to and from Darwin aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. Experience Indonesia's islands, which are among the most biodiverse on Earth and home to thousands of unique species. This archipelago has fascinated scientists for centuries, including Alfred Russell Wallace, who …
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Parrots in Papua New Guinea
$8,235
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Frontier Lands of Papua New Guinea

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Adventurer
  • Admire unique wildlife
  • Visit Buna and Sanananda
  • Lear more about the Dei Dei springs
  • Snorkel & Dive on vibrant reefs
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Variable
Immerse yourself in the wild and rugged scenery of Papua New Guinea, with its mysterious stories that take you away from the complexities of modern times. Whilst traveling in comfort on boardCoral Adventurer, visit remote villages rich in culture and meet with the people who have maintained their …
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Colorful coral reef and fish
$11,362
Savings
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Fiji and Beyond: Exploring the Rites and Relics of the Pacific

Solomon Islands - Fiji - 13 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Explore wonders of Solomon Island
  • Spot wildlife and flowers
  • Visit Espiritu Santo Island
  • Snorkel and dive
  • Enjoy beaches of the South Pacific
Starts / Ends:
Brisbane / Lautoka
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Variable
On this 13-day Fiji and Beyond: Exploring the Rites and Relics of the Pacific Cruise from the Solomon Islands to Fiji aboard National Geographic Orion, embark on an adventure through the heart of Melanesia to the western edge of Polynesia. Experience warm welcomes in the Solomon Islands, Fiji, and …
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Remote lagoon in Papua New Guinea
$11,995
EBD
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Discover the Secrets of Melanesia: Papua New Guinea, The Solomon Islands & Vanuatu

Cairns - Port Vila - 17 Day Itinerary aboard Heritage Adventurer
  • Discover the jewels of Tetepare
  • Explore Vanuatu
  • Experience species on Woodlark
  • Visit villages in Malaita Island
Starts / Ends:
Cairns / Ambrym Island
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on this 17-day expedition cruise aboard Heritage Adventurer and discover the secrets of Melanesia. Explore the coral-fringed islands of the Louisiade Archipelago and the volcanic wonders of the D'Entrecasteaux Islands. Experience the biological wonderland and rare endemic species on …
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Explore the coral reefs in Indonesia
$33,990
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Discover Komodo & The Spice Islands

Denpasar - Darwin - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse II
  • Discover Moyo Island
  • Experience Komodo Island
  • Explore Larantuka
  • Discover Alor Island
Starts / Ends:
Denpasar / Darwin
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 16-day cruise from Denpasar to Darwin aboard the Scenic Eclipse II. Explore beyond the tourist trail into the authentic heart of Indonesia, a nation of over 18,000 islands. This discovery cruise offers you a venture to remote villages and uninhabited islands. Walk among dragons on …
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Adelie penguins
$45,960
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Unexplored East Antarctica & French Southern Lands

Hobart, Tasmania - Cape Town - 29 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Trace footsteps of explorers
  • Set sail from Hobart
  • Navigate through coastal ice floes
  • wildlife of the Southern Ocean
  • eastern side of Antarctica
Starts / Ends:
Hobart / Cape Town
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Land & Sea Exploration, Small Ship Cruises, Spa Relaxation, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 29-day half-circumnavigation of Antarctica aboard Le Commandant Charcot, from Tasmania to the southern tip of Africa, crossing the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.Encounter icebergs and glaciers in Antarctic lands, following the paths of renowned explorers like Jules Dumont d’Urville …
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