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7 Night - Northern Lau Expedition Cruise

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Package Details

Overview

From AU$7,090* twin share

Cruise Line: Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
Ship: Ms Caledonian Sky
Duration: 7 Nights
Cabin: Oceanview
Ports: Round trip from Port Denarau


Itinerary

Tivua Private Island, Vatu-i-ra & Makogai, Vanuavatu, Vanua Balavu (Bay of Islands), Vatuvara & Yacata Islands, Koro Island, Lautoka 


Description

Pricing based on departure date: 28 September 2024

HIGHLIGHTS

Uncover historical remnants and engage in the rich traditions of the local village of Makogai

Encounter a majestic summit, diverse ecosystems, and the world's largest land arthropods, the coconut crab at Vatu Vara

Visit Mago Island, owned by Hollywood actor Mel Gibson, with diverse and pristine reefs, making diving a must-do!

Visit the Chiefly Village at Lakeba on a guided tour of the island, where two of Fiji’s former most prominent leaders and chief are buried

Follow in the path of explorer Captain William Bligh who travelled in his 12-foot boat from Tonga through Lomaivit to Vatu-I-ra

Experience the natural beauty of Vatu-i-ra conservation park and witness the vibrant marine life


Itinerary 

DAY 1:

Set sail from Port Denarau aboard the Caledonian Sky towards Tivua Private Island. Enjoy beach activities and coral exploration in the aquamarine waters. Return to the ship for a welcome dinner at sunset.

DAY 2:
Explore the rich marine life and natural beauty of Vatu-i-ra Island, known for its coral reef dives and diverse wildlife. Visit Makogai Island to learn about its history as a former leper colony and enjoy local cultural performances.

DAY 3:
Discover Vanuavatu Island's pristine beaches and lagoon, rich in culture and surrounded by a barrier reef. Experience traditional performances and explore the island’s intriguing oral traditions.

DAY 5:
Immerse yourself in the stunning Bay of Islands at QilaQila on Vanua Balavu Island. Explore hidden caves, hot springs, and swim in crystal-clear waters amidst unique rock formations.

DAY 6:
Visit Vatuvara Island's marine park, home to Fiji’s largest land arthropod, the coconut crab. Explore Yacata Island's coral formations and enjoy local traditions like a 'sigidrigi' sing-along with Kava.

DAY 7:
Explore Koro Island’s Dere Bay, renowned for vibrant soft coral reefs. Experience Nabuna’s cultural richness with a traditional Lovo feast and captivating dances under the moonlit sky.

DAY 8:
Disembark in Lautoka after breakfast, bidding farewell with a traditional Fijian song. Transfers available to the airport or local accommodations at Port Denarau.

Itinerary Map


Your Ship: Ms Caledonian Sky

November 2023 will see the dawn of a new era in high end Fiji cruise experiences never before seen in Fiji with the arrival of luxury expedition small ship MS Caledonian Sky. We wish Reef Endeavour well as she sails off on her next adventure after many wonderful years in Fiji. Caledonian Sky is tailor made for the adventurous sophisticated traveller offering spacious boutique comfort with a capacity of only 114 passengers across 57 ocean view suites. Her 10 zodiacs and 70 crew will be at the ready to create unforgettable uniquely Fijian cruise experiences.  The planned 3 - 14 night itineraries will include additional remote itineraries with expeditions to the otherwise unexplorable islands in the Lau group, as well as journeys to Tonga and Samoa.

GO BEYOND WITH EXCLUSIVE ACCESS With little contact with the outside world, this unspoilt paradise is open exclusively to you when you cruise with us on Caledonian Sky. A new destination or even two each day. Visiting places far off the beaten track, villages and schools, experiencing traditional ceremonies and more - you will go where other travellers cannot get to.

FIJI'S BEST KEPT SECRETS - EXPLORE, EXPERIENCE AND LEARN Our unmatched expedition team of marine biologists and cultural experts will guide and inform you about the unexplored Lau Islands, the remote north of Fiji and beyond. A unique and exclusive opportunity to learn and experience.

SWIMMING, SNORKELLING, DIVING, SUP & KAYAKING Be guided by our experts as you discover the pristine coral reefs and marine life of the remote reaches of Fiji, southern Tonga and northern Samoa. 

Terms & Conditions

Conditions apply. Subject to availability and change without notice. Full supplier conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only. Prices valid at the time of publication. Prices are per person based on twin share occupancy unless otherwise stated and displayed in AU$. Member savings are calculated using the original advertised price.

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1300 765 305 (AUST) 0800 956 363 (NZ)

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