Papua New Guinea - The Last Frontier (Island Sky)18 days
Departs from 2021-09-02
City Brisbane to Cairns
Few lands have such an exotic and mysterious allure as Papua New Guinea, it is in the truest sense the last frontier on earth. The world’s second largest island sits off the north coast of Australia and is home to more than 1000 indigenous tribes — each with their own traditions — as well as flamboy...
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...
Islands & Cultures of Papua New Guinea with Ponant12 days
Departs from 2021-10-16
City Cairns to Cairns
Embark on an exceptional expedition throughout Papua New Guinea and experience the region's colourful and vivid cultures and natural wonders.
Sailing on board Le Lapérouse, you will depart from Cairns and cross the Coral Sea before reaching the shores of the Alotau in the Milne Bay Province, fill...
From Cairns to Lautoka (Sea Dream Innovation)15 days
from$ 17309 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...
Ancient Cultures of Papua New Guinea aboard Le Laperouse12 days
Departs from 2022-02-20
City Honiara to Cairns
This PONANT 12-day Expedition cruise aboard Le Lapérouse will take you to discover the wonders of Papua New Guinea. Departing from Honiara, embark for an extraordinary adventure to discover very rich local cultures and exceptional underwater life.
Le Lapérouse will set sail for Papua New Guinea,...
Hidden Treasures of Papua New Guinea with Ponant12 days
Departs from 2021-11-06
City Honiara to Cairns
This exciting tropical expedition on board Le Lapérouse takes you through some of the most fascinating natural beauty and cultures of Melanesia.
Starting in Honiara, the capital of the Solomon Islands, your ship with sail up to the Boungainville Province where you will spend two days exploring th...
Papua New Guinea by Small Ship (Island Sky)10 days
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$ 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...
New Guinea Odyssey with Ponant aboard Le Soleal17 days
Departs from 2022-09-25
City Darwin to Cairns
PONANT invites you to embark on board Le Soléal for a brand-new 17-day tropical expedition cruise to discover the sublime natural landscapes of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
From Darwin, you will be sailing in the Maluku Islands, dubbed the “Spice Islands”. You will discover Banda Neira, shaped...
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...
This PONANT 17-day brand-new expedition cruise aboard Le Lapérouse will take you to discover the wonders and ancestral tribes of Papua New Guinea.
You will board your ship in Cairns and Le Lapérouse will then set sail for Papua New Guinea, a fascinating land that is home to no fewer than 700 ethn...
Apra to Cairns Expedition (Silver Explorer)20 days
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...