This PONANT 12-day Expedition cruise aboard Le Lapérouse will take you to discover the wonders of Papua New Guinea.
Departing from Honiara, the capital of Guadalcanal and renown for being the site of the battle between the USA and Japan during WWII.
Your cruise will begin with our inaugural vi...
Frontier Lands of Papua New Guinea (Coral Geographer)13 days
from$ 9480 AUD
Departs from 2021-09-26
City Cairns to Madang
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 home...
Islands & Atolls of Papua New Guinea (Coral Geographer)13 days
from$ 9480 AUD
Departs from 2021-09-12
City Kavieng to Cairns
Voyaging into the far western reaches of the South Pacific Ocean, Coral Geographer cruises 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 b...
The culturally complex islands north and east of Australia known collectively as Melanesia comprise nearly 2,000 islands with its peoples speaking approx. 1,300 languages. Your journey is an exploration into the cultural diversity and natural beauty of this mysterious region. As we approach the mout...
Papua New Guinea: Customs & Craftsmen (Vanimo to Cairns)11 days
from$ 9690 AUD
Departs from 2019-10-20
City Vanimo to Cairns
Join the Coral Adventurer in 2019 for the second section of the inaugural ‘Customs and Craftsmen’ art themed expedition of Papua New Guinea, West Papua and the Maluku Islands. This section of the exciting itinerary will spend an immersive 10 nights exploring remote villages and historic towns from V...
From Cairns to Lautoka (Sea Dream Innovation)15 days
from$ 18749 AUD
Departs from 2022-11-12
Sea Dream Innovation
City Cairns to Lautoka
SeaDream Innovation voyages are curated to sail to the world’s most magnificent regions.
A Truly Luxurious Voyage
From the moment you set foot aboard one of our inclusive cruises, our crew is there to support you and provide for your every need. With near 1:1 ratio, we are able to start and end...
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...
Discover Papua New Guinea, one of the world’s last great frontiers. Experience magical and rarely visited islands aboard our flagship, Coral Discoverer and enjoy a voyage rich in culture, history and natural beauty. This is the land of the unexpected, a place of stark contrasts where fearsome frown...
Papua New Guinea by Small Ship (Island Sky)10 days
from$ 11751 AUD
Departs from 2021-05-19
City Cairns to Port Moresby
Papua New Guinea by Small Ship - 10 day Expedition Cruise aboard Island Sky.
These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™
Give your holiday a personal t...
Natural Wonders & Cultures of the Coral Triangle15 days
from$ 13460 AUD
Departs from 2020-12-04
City Darwin to Honiara
The PONANT Expedition Team has created a 15-day expedition cruise aboard Le Bellot, discovering the natural marvels of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
Departing from Darwin, set sail for an exceptional trip into the heart of remote regions of wild beauty.
Follow the footsteps of the traders...
Cairns to Apra: South Pacific Islands Expedition Cruise17 days
from$ 21450 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...
Highlights of our return to Papua New Guinea include snorkeling or diving among some of the most biodiverse waters in the world; meeting the the friendly Trobriand Islanders; and watching the spectacular fire dances of the Baining tribe.
Please Note: your voyage rates do not include airfare from...
Apra to Cairns Expedition (Silver Explorer)20 days
from$ 24403 AUD
Departs from 2021-04-09
City Apra to Cairns
Unmistakably different from anywhere you might have been before, Micronesia and Papua New Guinea are rich in history and traditional legacies. Immerse yourself in a cultural tour de force during the next 19-days, experiencing diverse cultural traditions as you travel from island to island. From sail...
Papua New Guinea: Customs & Craftsmen (Darwin to Cairns)23 days
from$ 19340 AUD
Departs from 2019-10-08
City Darwin to Cairns
Join the Coral Adventurer in 2019 for the inaugural ‘Customs and Craftsmen’ art themed expedition of Papua New Guinea, West Papua and the Maluku Islands. This exciting itinerary will spend a fully immersive 22 nights exploring remote villages and historic towns, focusing on art and culture and inter...
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...
Explore the mysterious Sepik River. Witness the infamous crocodile initiation ceremony and visit the stilt houses on Lake Kambaraumba. Wander idyllic tropical isles fringed with sandy beaches and bounded by endless coral reef. Discover Papua New Guinea's distinctive landscapes - both above and below...
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...
The Sepik Soiree is a voyage of contrast, from the freshwater lakes of the mighty Sepik River to the turquoise blues of Hermit Atoll and the towering jungle volcanoes on Bagabag Island.
The Bismarck Sea lies in the centre of the famed Coral Triangle and offers extraordinary water clarity and a ka...