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Paul Gauguin sits outside Bora Bora.
$6,395
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Cook Islands & Society Islands

12 Day Itinerary aboard Paul Gauguin
  • Snorkel in Bora Bora
  • Spend a relaxing day on Motu Mahaha
  • Visit the famous Aitutaki lagoons
  • Experience the Cook Islands
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Helicopter Tour, Hiking, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this South Pacific cruise, the region's incredible diversity of scenery is front and center. Discover the isle of Huahine, renowned for its spectacular rainforests. Then experience the unique majesty of the Cook Islands. Arid Aitutaki is virtually flat - so much so that you can spot the …
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Kayaking in Hawaii's lava tubes.
$5,195
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Hawaiian Seascapes

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Explorer
  • Enjoy a paʻina and jam session
  • Take part in exploration activities
  • Visit the Humpback Marine Sanctuary
  • Night snorkel with giant rays
  • Snorkel among coral gardens
  • Tour a local Kahuna
  • Explore the island history
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark the Safari Explorer to discover gems of the Hawaiian Islands! On this 8-day voyage, partake in unparalleled snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding, sailing, beach-combing, and skiff excurisons. Visit a plumeria farm, one of Hawaii's longest beaches, and discover island history at the …
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Traditional hut in Papua New Guinea
$6,220
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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
  • Snorkel dazzling coral reefs
  • Encounter local people & culture
Activities:
Local Market, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Begin with a visit to the Solomon Islands. This archipelago of over 900 mostly volcanic islands remains a secret destination in the South Pacific. Its mountainous and often rugged landscapes are covered in lush, tropical vegetation. In addition to encounters with the locals, enjoy the stunning …
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Cabanas silhouette  on a Bora Bora cruise
$7,960
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French Polynesia: Beyond the Postcard

French Polynesia - 8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Visit Marae Taputapuatea on Raiatea
  • Snorkel or dive healthy reefs
  • Learn stand-up paddle boarding
  • Navigate Tiputa Pass into Rangiroa
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Venture to the heart of Polynesian culture and wildness on this highly immersive expedition where options abound. Choose to kayak, stand-up paddleboard, or take a bike ride for independent exploration and to connect with the people and islands on a personal level. Explore the historic ceremonial …
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Penguins rushing up the rocky shore.
$4,600
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Forgotten Islands of the South Pacific

8 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Discover remote New Zealand
  • Hike through windswept rata forests
  • Visit abandoned WWII huts
  • Explore amazing wildlife reserves
  • Witness flowering megaherbs
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
You won't find them mentioned in a travel brochure, you won't find them in most guidebooks, you probably don't know anyone that has ever been there, and they don't even appear on some maps of the South Pacific - these are the 'forgotten islands'. Despite their low profile, …
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Explore the landscape of French Polynesia.
$7,745
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Marquesas, Tuamotus & Society Islands

15 Day Itinerary aboard Paul Gauguin
  • Visit the remote island of Fakarava
  • Explore the island of Hiva Oa
  • Look for humpback whales
  • Snorkel in stunning Bora Bora
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this two-week South Pacific cruise, first call at the breathtaking isle of Bora Bora. Then it's on to the Tuamotus, specifically Fakarava, an atoll known for its pristine beaches, rare wildlife, and exceptional diving. Next, explore the mist-covered Marquesas, where you discover the islands …
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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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Beautiful beaches of Bora Bora.
$4,295
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Tahiti & the Society Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Paul Gauguin
  • Spend a relaxing day on Motu Mahana
  • Explore stunning Bora Bora
  • Visit the island of Moorea
  • Experience Tahiti's capital Papeete
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Helicopter Tour, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Stand Up Paddle Board, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
In 1891, when Paul Gauguin arrived in Tahiti, he captured the charm, culture, and languid grace of the natives in oils. You won't find his paintings here, but the original models still call this piece of French Polynesia home. This 8-day South Pacific cruise is perfect for those who want a core …
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Experience the abundant marine life in the South Pacific
$6,195
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Society Islands and Tuamotus

11 Day Itinerary aboard Paul Gauguin
  • Enjoy two full days in Bora Bora
  • Explore Fakarava, a UNESCO site
  • Spend a day relaxing on Motu Mahana
  • Visit the Tuamotu Archipelago
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Helicopter Tour, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Visit the gracious Society Islands on this South Pacific cruise, including Huahine, with its stunning crystalline lagoon. The Tuamotu Archipelago awaits you next. Comprised of very low-lying atolls, none of the chain's many islets rise more than ten feet above sea level. Visit Rangiroa, home to …
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Women wearing traditional dress of the South Pacific.
$7,195
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Society Islands, Cook Islands, Tonga & Fiji

14 Day Itinerary aboard Paul Gauguin
  • Discover Motu Mahana beach
  • Tour Fiji's capital city, Suva
  • Experience unique Tongan culture
  • Snorkel one of the largest reefs
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Follow in the wake of explorers on this comprehensive 14-day South Pacific cruise. Discover the South Pacific’s most storied, beautiful, and culturally vibrant islands, towns, and cities.No matter what kind of experience you seek, there are treasures to discover at every port.Live the life …
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Local of Melanesia wears a traditional headdress.
$5,495
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Secrets of Melanesia

12 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Sail into the Solomon Islands
  • Snorkel among abundant marine life
  • Enjoy sightings of rare birds
  • Discover traditional cultures
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail into a world that few have ever experienced: idyllic islands and isolated villages where unique time-honored traditions and elaborately costumed dancers welcome you into their world. Sail from Honiara, the capital of the Solomon Islands, to discover the beauty of the outer Solomon Islands. …
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Snorkel with sea turtles as you cruise the South Pacific
$15,990
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Azure Seas from Tahiti to the Marquesas

15 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Tour the unique Marquesas
  • See ancient stone sculptures
  • Hike remote Fatu Hiva
  • Dive or snorkel Fakarava reefs
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Remote and enigmatic, the Marquesas are islands that belong to the past. Some of them virtually untouched since the era of European exploration, their isolation has given way to a proud people whose unique Marquesan dialect is a direct link to the ancient Polynesian language of Maohi. Indeed, it is …
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Baby lemon shark with fish in mangrove forest
$10,240
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Australia's Iconic Kimberley

Darwin to Broome - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Laperouse
  • Discover historic landscapes
  • Explore pristine mangroves
  • Admire the unique Horizontal Falls
  • Enjoy Kimberley's nature up close
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Le Lapérousetakes you alongone of the most spectacular coasts in the entire Kimberly region.At around two-thirds the size of France, Kimberley isone of the last unspoiled regions on the planet. Explore one of its most picturesque parts, theHunter River, and observe wild mangrove forests …
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King George River Gorge, Kimberley, Australia
$9,850
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Australia's Iconic Kimberley

Broome to Darwin - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Laperouse
  • Discover historic landscapes
  • Explore pristine mangroves
  • Admire the unique Horizontal Falls
  • Enjoy Kimberley's nature up close
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Le Lapérousetakes you alongone of the most spectacular coasts in the entire Kimberly region.At around two-thirds the size of France, Kimberley isone of the last unspoiled regions on the planet. Explore one of its most picturesque parts, theHunter River, and observe wild mangrove forests …
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Rock formations along the coast of Kimberly
$10,030
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Australia's Iconic Kimberley

2019 - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Laperouse
  • Discover historic landscapes
  • Explore pristine mangroves
  • Admire the unique Horizontal Falls
  • Enjoy Kimberley's nature up close
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Le Lapérousetakes you alongone of the most spectacular coasts in the entire Kimberly region.At around two-thirds the size of France, Kimberley isone of the last unspoiled regions on the planet. Explore one of its most picturesque parts, theHunter River, and observe wild mangrove forests …
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King George River Gorge, Kimberley, Australia
$14,580
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Australia's Kimberley: A Voyage to the Outback

12 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer (ZE)
  • Explore Mitchell Plateau
  • Discover Australia’s wildlife
  • Visit Raft Point and Bigge Island
  • View spectacle of Horizontal falls
  • Join optional pre-extensions
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Australia's Kimberley aboard Coral Discoverer on a 12-day cruise which starts and ends in the city of Broome. Join a city tour and discover innovative and creative museums that showcase the rich indigenousart. Soak your feet on the shore of Silica Beach or enjoy walking with the …
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Diving among the reef and marine life
$14,580
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Underwater Wonders of Western Australia

12 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer (ZE)
  • Dive your way to colorful corals
  • Watch the seasonal feeding ground
  • Bird-watching in the remote islands
  • Little Turtle Island tour
  • Visit Aboriginal Rock Art
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 13-day sailing adventure aboard Coral Discoverer travels through Western Australia. Explore the underwater wonders of the sea and be blown away by the stunning Broome’s famous “pearl strip” along Dampier Terrace. This trip also showcases theUNESCO-designated Ningaloo Marine …
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Explore New Zealand's stunning Milford Sound
$6,750
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New Zealand Expedition

11 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Learn more about Maori and Aotearoa
  • Explore the Art Deco in Napier
  • Take the Zodiacs to White Island
  • Explore the World Heritage Sites
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Explorer for an exciting 11-day journey around New Zealand, seeing natural marvels such as geysers, hot springs, volcanoes, fjords and mountains. During semi-circumnavigation, you will meet Maori and see the traditional and modern face of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Native wildlife and …
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