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Explore the wonder of coral reefs
$6,005
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Islands & Atolls of Papua New Guinea: Kavieng to Cairns

12 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • See the famous Baining Fire Dance
  • Visit remote Laughlan atoll
  • Kayak across Calvados Islands
  • Explore Kuiawa Island
Starts/ Ends in:
Kavieng / Cairns
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Voyaging into the far western reaches of the South Pacific Ocean,Coral Geographercruises to far-flung islands, where village life remains little-changed and untouched by the outside world. Where remnants of volcanoes rise from the ocean in the Bismark Archipelago and palm-swathed islands lassoed by …
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Traditional hut in Papua New Guinea
$6,005
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Melanesian Discovery: Madang to Honiara

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • Cruise the mighty Sepik River
  • Explore little-visited Manus Provin
  • Look for Hawksbill turtles
  • Visit Volcano Observatory
Starts/ Ends in:
Madang / Honiara
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Your journey is an exploration into the cultural diversity and natural beauty of this mysterious region. As you approach the mouth of Papua New Guinea’s largest river, the mighty Sepik, cruise past the magnificent active Kadovar Volcano for spectacular views from the deck. Discover the unique …
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Sunrise in Papua New Guinea Highlands
$6,005
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Frontier Lands of Papua New Guinea: Cairns to Madang

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • Enjoy views of Kadovar's volcano
  • Ride ashore to Tufi Village
  • Visit Buna and Sanananda
  • Discover Dei Dei Hot Springs
Starts/ Ends in:
Cairns / Madang
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Immerse yourself in the wild and rugged scenery of Papua New Guinea, with its mysterious stories interwoven with cultural beliefs and ancient legends. Visit remote villages rich in culture and meet the people who have maintained their traditional way of life for generations. Papua New Guinea is …
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Tropical jungle of Borneo
$5,505
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Into the Coral Triangle: Darwin to Palau

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • Discover Raja Ampat
  • Visit Yamdena Island
  • Swim at the Coral Triangle
  • Learn more about the locals
Starts/ Ends in:
Darwin / Palau
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be touched by genuine and warm welcomes as we share cultural traditions and performances shaped by the rich cultural history of island-dwelling people. Following the spice trail to Banda Neira, which was once the centre of the nutmeg trade, we are greeted by a fleet of Kora Kora canoes paddled by …
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Locals of Papua New Guinea dressed in traditional headdress.
$6,995
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Melanesia Discoverer

14 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Uncover the region's hidden gems
  • Snorkel with abundant marine life
  • Kayak along colorful coral reefs
  • See rare bird species
  • Delve into Melanesian culture
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Uncover the hidden gems of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. From the culturally rich arterial of the Sepik River, sail north across the Bismarck Sea to the remote shores of Manus and Mussau Islands. Manus has the lowest density of people in all New Guinea with its people still living a …
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Traditional hut in Papua New Guinea
$8,000
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Ancient Cultures of Papua New Guinea

12 Day Itinerary aboard Le Laperouse
  • Discover New Guinea's mysteries
  • Visit Tufi, a spectacular fjord
  • Swim near dazzling coral reefs
  • Encounter local people & culture
Starts/ Ends in:
Brisbane / Cairns
Activities:
Local Market, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on the Le Laperouse at Honiara and sail towards your first destination, the Solomon Islands. Explore the region's mountainous and often rugged landscapes that are covered in lush, tropical vegetation. In addition to encounters with the locals, enjoy the stunning white-sand beaches and …
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Beach villa on pristine water
$11,340
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Lautoka to Cairns

17 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Swim and snorkel in Yasawa
  • Dive on a 30-meter tower
  • Relax on Champagne beach
  • See the underground nature
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Explorer on its 17-day voyage and experience the highlights of Melanesia; the true gems of the region. Starting in Lautoka,Silver Explorerwill sail through Melanesia via Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea. This voyage will lead you from underwater wonders to blue lagoons …
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Remote lagoon in Papua New Guinea
$14,480
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Melanesia, Solomon Islands & Vanuatu

16 Day Itinerary aboard Island Sky (ZE)
  • Snorkel over pristine coral reefs
  • Search for striking endemic birds
  • Stroll through tiny villages
  • Lear more about the local cutlure
Starts/ Ends in:
Port Moresby / Brisbane
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From spectacular lowland rainforests on the coastal plains to 15,000-foot-high peaks, Papua New Guinea is rightly called “the land of the unexpected.” Explore the fascinating culture and villages along the Karawari River, and the spectacular flora, fauna, and unique culture of the …
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Tropical Island and Underwater Paradise for Divers
$15,930
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New Guinea Circumnavigation

Darwin to Darwin - 36 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Adventurer
  • Indulge in a Bandanese feast
  • Climb the Mt Pindito
  • Swim with whale sharks
  • Encounter the Asmat warriors
Starts/ Ends in:
Darwin / Torres Strait
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be one of a special few to join the Coral Adventurer on a full circumnavigation voyage around New Guinea. This one-off voyage is packed with highlights. Sailing in comfort aboard the brand-new Coral Adventurer, experience many diverse cultures from the Spice Islands to the Sepik River, marvel at …
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Remote lagoon in Papua New Guinea
$6,995
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Indonesian Explorer: Raja Ampat to Papua New Guinea

14 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Visit Raja Ampat
  • Lookout for the endemic birds
  • Explore Pegunungan Nature Reserve
  • Swim at Cenderawasih Marine Park
Starts/ Ends in:
Sorong / Madang
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
A true expedition voyage in every sense, our inaugural journey will explore Indonesia's rarely visited and little known biodiverse-rich jungle-capped volcanic islands scattered across pristine pellucid waters well beyond traditional tourist routes. Joinacclaimed author, scientist and explorer …
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Relax in the magnificent beaches of Fiji
$7,945
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Fiji to Bali

17 Day Itinerary aboard Paul Gauguin
  • Enjoy Dili's fine beaches
  • Explore Espiritu Santo's sceneries
  • Visit the historical Guadalcanal
  • Take a stroll along Samarai Island
  • Admire the mosaic façade
Activities:
Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take a westward voyage deep into the Far East on this one-time, one-of-a-kind itinerary. Embark The Gauguin in the “Sugar City” Lautoka, the heart of Fiji’s sugarcane-growing region — and sail to exotic ports in Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and …
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Enjoy the crystal blue waters
$7,630
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The Secrets of the Malay Archipelago

14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Laperouse
  • Visit second largest island Sibuyan
  • View brightly colored corals
  • Explore “Spice Islands”
  • Discover Coral Triangle
Starts/ Ends in:
Manila / Darwin
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Le Laperouse anddiscover culture, landscapes, fauna, and flora of the Malay Archipelago.Visit the Tangkoko National Park to look for the famous Tarsier, one of the tiniest primates in the world. Explore the Malukus, the paradisiac Spice Islands;magnificent Mommon waterfall, which tumbles …
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Swim the clear waters of Palau
$8,665
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Islands & Atolls of Micronesia: Palau to Kavieng

19 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Geographer
  • Discover Micronesia's 4 states
  • Discover Yap island
  • Snorkel at Chuuk and Pohnpei
  • Visit Lamotrek's sacred lagoon
Starts/ Ends in:
Palau / Kavieng
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Share the spirit of local islanders and partake in cultural traditions such as dance, weaving, and carving as it has been done for centuries. Enjoy rare wildlife encounters above and below the surface with diverse bird species and unique marine life on offer throughout the voyage. Search for island …
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Views from the Spirit of Enderby's Western Pacific Odyssey
$10,180
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Western Pacific Odyssey

31 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
First offered in 2007, the "WPO" is known as a "must do" expedition for any birder because of the opportunities this voyage provides to see some of the rarest pelagic seabirds in the world. The area is also rich in marine mammal life. And if you tire of the wildlife viewing, you …
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