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Diving in Papua New Guinea
$8,195
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Frontier Lands Of New Guinea

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Snorkel and dive over coral reefs
  • Explore traditional markets
  • View WWII sites and artifacts
  • Soak in the Dei Dei hot springs
Activities: Kayaking, Local Market, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Mysterious Papua New Guinea is, in the truest sense, one of the last great wilderness areas on Earth and there is simply no better way to experience these magical and rarely visited lands than aboard theCoral Discoverer. Join the ship in Cairns for an outstanding 12-night expedition and discover …
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Swimming with sharks
$7,920
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Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia

11 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Zodiac to King George Falls
  • Explore Hathaway's Hideaway
  • Visit green turtle breeding grounds
  • Watch the Montgomery Reef \\"rise\\
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Experience all of the icons of the Kimberley Coast over 11 unforgettable days cruising between Darwin and Broome.Covering more than 400,000 square kilometers (an area three times larger than England) and home to a sparse population of just 30,000 residents, the Kimberley region of northwest …
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Diving in Papua New Guinea
$8,690
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West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Experience the Spice Islands
  • Explore Raja Ampat's reefs
  • Snorkel through Tomorol Cave
  • Search for whale sharks
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Combining scenery of outstanding natural beauty, diverse wildlife and storied histories, thisRaja Ampat and Spice Islands expedition is a unique journey of discovery and adventure like no other. EmbarkCoral Discovererin Biak, West Papua, and at the commencement of your 13-day voyage to Darwin, …
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Snorkel the vibrant waters of the South Pacific
$8,690
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West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat

12 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • See Banda‚Äôs famous Kora Kora canoes
  • Explore the Spice Islands
  • Discover Hidden Bay's reefs
  • Land on Wayag Island
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Experience Raja Ampat and the magical lands of the Spice Islands in this 12-day small ship cruise exploring thecultures and scenic beauty of Papua New Guinea. Snorkel, kayak, swim, and dive in Raja Ampat's brightly-colored reef systems and join locals for a guided walk through Pulau Gam's …
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2018
EmbarksDays 
Jun 2911Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jul 0911Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jul 2011Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jul 3011Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Aug 1011Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Aug 3111Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Sep 1011Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Nov 0513Frontier Lands Of New Guinea
2019
EmbarksDays 
Dec 2112West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0213West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat
Passengers: 72
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

The Coral Discoverer is an expedition style cruise ship large enough to provide all the comforts of a larger cruise ship, yet small enough to enable access reef and island sites inaccessible to other vessels. Accommodating a maximum of just 72 guests, your environmental experience will be both personal and memorable.

This multi-million dollar ship has recently been built at NQEA Australia in Cairns. The ship accommodates guests in 36 cabins and has a cruising speed of 14 knots. The shallow draft of the 63m ship allows it to access the isolated places.

Onboard Facilities
- Large sun deck and spa pool
- Lecture lounge with large plasma screen
- Two fully stocked cocktail bars
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Comprehensive reference library
- Wireless internet available for laptops, PDAs and onboard computer
- Phone and fax facilities
- Limited laundry facilities

Coral Discoverer is also equipped with the latest technology active stabilizers and is fitted with state-of-the-art safety and navigational equipment and is the only Australian passenger ship registered with full SOLAS compliance allowing opportunities to explore a multitude of international voyages.

Dining
All meals during the cruise are included. Breakfast and lunch are served in the Dining Room located on the Main Deck and are buffet-style while dinner is table d’hote. Coffee and tea is available 24 hours. Standard hours are breakfast from 7:00-8:30am, lunch at 12:30pm and dinner at 7:30pm however meal times may vary according to the day's activities. Meal times will be advised in the onboard daily bulletins.

Onboard Accommodations
Onboard accommodation comprises of 36 spacious modern staterooms. You can select from Bridge, Promenade or Main Deck staterooms offering a choice of twin or junior king bedding. All staterooms have an ocean view, en-suite facilities, a settee (except Promenade B Staterooms), large wardrobe, desk, luggage storage, individual air-conditioning control, and are serviced daily.

Excursion Boats And Zodiacs
The "Xplorer" is a specially designed aluminum excursion vessel used for the majority of excursions. This vessel has high horsepower engines and will accommodate all passengers at one time. The "Xplorer" will be used for landings and for extensive exploration of rivers and tributaries. For your added convenience and comfort, the "Xplorer" is equipped with an awning and toilet.

Two inflatable landing craft (Zodiacs) are also carried. Designed for expedition work, these large and heavy-duty inflatables are extremely safe. Separate air compartments retain a large reserve of buoyancy even if the boats damaged. The flat bottom design permits these crafts to land directly onto the beaches. Expect nonetheless to wade through shallow water to reach the shore.
Main Deck B
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Three cabins located on the Main Deck, equipped with twin portholes, desk, sofa, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
Main Deck A
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Six cabins located on the Main Deck, equipped with twin porthole windows, desk, sofa, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
Promenade Deck B
Averaging 160 sq. ft. Four cabins located on the Promenade Deck, equipped with picture windows, desk, telephone and Junior King bedding.
Promenade Deck A
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Eighteen cabins located on the Promenade Deck, equipped with picture windows, sofa, desk, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
Bridge Deck
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Five cabins located on the Bridge Deck, equipped with picture windows, sofa, desk, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
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