Here is a fascinating expedition from the northernmost reaches of New Zealand to Melanesia, taking in remote, but splendidly sophisticated Norfolk Island and Ile des Pins in the French Collectivity of New Caledonia. From here we follow the chain of Melanesian islands through Vanuatu, the Solomon Isl...
Our most refined Indo-Pacific voyage, New Adventures in Paradise, is packed with diverse destinations and fascinating experiences. From the Bismarck Sea to the beautiful Louisiade Archipelago, this itinerary tracks through a stunning tropical landscape of islands and reefs. Fly in the ship’s helicop...
A Passage to the Solomons (Cairns to Honiara)12 days
from$ 9990 AUD
Departs from 2019-10-16
City Cairns to Honiara
This voyage uncovers the pristine wildlife, fascinating cultures, and remote coral atolls and beaches of the idyllic Melanesia region. The expedition will also commemorate the 75th Anniversary of WWII with time to explore the wrecks and remnants of the war in the Pacific theatre, and expert guides o...
A Passage to the Solomons (Honiara to Port Vila)12 days
from$ 9990 AUD
Departs from 2019-10-27
City Honiara to Port Vila
This voyage uncovers the pristine wildlife and remote coral atolls and beaches of the idyllic Melanesia region. The expedition will also commemorate the 75th Anniversary of WWII with time to explore the wrecks and remnants of the war in the Pacific theatre, and expert guides on hand to discuss the v...
Starting in Guam, Silver Explorer will sail through the Northern Marianas and Japan’s southern islands to finally reach Kobe. This nature-laden voyage will lead you from active volcanoes to tranquil gardens, and will also shed light on the history of the final stages of World War II in the Pacific....
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...
Cairns to Apra: South Pacific Islands Expedition Cruise17 days
from$ 18416 AUD
Departs from 2020-05-11
City Cairns to Apra
Join us to experience the highlights of Melanesia and Micronesia; the true gems of the regions. Starting in Cairns, Silver Explorer will sail through Papua New Guinea and will finally visit several little islands in Yap before reaching Guam. This voyage will lead you from active volcanoes to underwa...
Enjoy an unforgettable experience with our team of naturalists, discovering atypical destinations in the heart of the Pacific. From Hanga Roa to Papeete, you will sail aboard Le Soléal for an exceptional all-new 14-day expedition cruise.
You will embark on the intriguing Easter Island, some 3,700...
Enjoy an unforgettable experience discovering atypical destinations in the heart of the Pacific.
From Hanga Roa to Papeete, you will sail aboard Le Soléal for an exceptional 15-day cruise.
Some 3,700 km away from the South American continent, your cruise will start at the intriguing Easter...
Easter Island to Papeete: Pacific Islands Expedition Cruise15 days
from$ 22953 AUD
Departs from 2020-11-17
City Easter Island to Papeete
Join us for a journey that reverses part of the odyssey of the mutineers of the Bounty when they were looking for a new home in what today is French Polynesia. Starting on Easter Island we will get to see all four of the Pitcairn Islands before heading over to the Austral Islands, finally reaching T...
Easter Island to Tahiti: Tales of the Pacific18 days
from$ 24590 AUD
Departs from 2021-03-27
National Geographic Orion
City Santiago to Papeete
Following in the wake of early Polynesian navigators, this voyage takes you to the farthest reaches of Oceania. From remote and enigmatic Easter Island, to the historically significant Pitcairn Islands through the “low islands” of the Tuamotu Archipelago to Tahiti, you’ll visit islands that are virt...
Enchanting Marquesas Islands of French Polynesia 202013 days
from$ 3793 AUD
Departs from 2020-12-17
City Papeete to Papeete
Come explore the enchanting Marquesas Islands aboard the latest incarnation of our famed ships. Setting sail in the Winter of 2015, the new Aranui 5 represents the crowning jewel of a 30 year long pursuit of the ultimate passenger freighter.
Redesigned and custom built with passenger comfort in m...
This amazing cruise experience combines the 3 and 4 night itineraries, covering the full length of the magnificent Yasawa Island chain as well as Modriki and the Sacred Islands.
You'll have the opportunity to see and do so much on this cruise, that you’ll come away with memories from a holiday of...
This wonderful cruise is ideal for those with limited time who want to sample the incredible Fiji Islands.
The cruise takes in the majestic southern Yasawa Islands and also spends time at the strikingly beautiful Modriki and Sacred Islands. It’s not just nature that will have you captivated on th...
Venture to the heart of Polynesian culture and wildness on this highly immersive French Polynesia vacation where options abound. Choose to kayak, stand-up paddleboard, or take a bike ride for independent exploration and to connect with these people and islands on a personal level. Explore the histor...
In partnership with National Geographic Expeditions.
Embark with PONANT for a 16-day expedition cruise to the heart of remote islands in the Pacific. Aboard Le Soléal, you will follow a brand-new itinerary that will take you from Fiji to Guam to discover very rich local cultures and exceptional...
Frontier Lands of Papua New Guinea (Coral Adventurer)13 days
from$ 11290 AUD
Departs from 2019-11-12
City Madang to Cairns
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 board Coral Adventurer, visit remote villages rich in culture and meet with the people who have maintained their t...
Join us aboard Coral Adventurer over 25 unforgettable nights to experience some of the world’s most exotic and untouched regions as they emerge into the 21st century. This remarkable expedition will take you where other travellers have seldom visited, into the most remote corners of Papua New Guinea...
From Honolulu to Papeete, the most beautiful islands in the Pacific are on the agenda during your 16-day PONANT cruise. You will sail aboard Le Boréal for an unforgettable journey to discover a wild and exotic world.
The Hawaiian Islands will delight you with their world-renowned idyllic beache...