Experience unexplored exclusive destinations when you leave the tourist trail behind and experience the ‘real Fiji’ on one of our small ship expedition cruises. Whether it’s a 3, 4 or 7 night expedition in Fiji or a 14-night one taking you as far afield as Tonga or Samoa, we have an itinerary designed to guide you on an extraordinary journey. Visit some of the most remote locations on the planet. Places where tourists cannot get to and larger cruise ships simply can’t venture. You will discover the stunning natural beauty of Fiji and the amazing cultures of its people.
Whichever journey you choose you will be delighted by the unexplored beauty and culture of remote Fiji. On the MS Caledonian Sky, sailing from November 2023 we have new additional adventures for you.
Experience the unspoilt natural beauty of remote Fiji on a 7 or 11 night voyage of discovery to the Lau Islands and Kadavu. Cruise highlights include waterfall swimming, exploring caves and crystal lagoons, meeting locals who rarely see tourists and getting up close to some incredible wildlife including nesting turtles, snakes and birdlife.
Spend 7 nights circumnavigating the island of Vanua Levu, exploring stunning natural scenery and discovering Fiji’s four different and colourful cultures; the Ellice Islanders, Barnabas, Indians and Fijians. Cruise highlights include snorkelling on The Great Sea Reef, a Hindu snake temple, a Bollywood show and the bustling spice markets at Labasa.
Cruise to the Northern Fiji Islands for an unforgettable 7 night experience discovering the culture, natural beauty and rich history of islands rarely visited by tourists. You’ll explore the colonial time capsule of Levuka, now UNESCO listed, the old leper colony at Makogai and the beautiful garden island of Taveuni, enjoying a warm Fijian welcome everywhere you travel.
If you can’t get enough of beautiful Fiji, our 7 night cruise is for you. It combines the highlights of our 3 and 4 night cruises, including the Sacred Island and Sawa-i-lau limestone cave and blue lagoon with unforgettable snorkelling and diving experiences as well as a complimentary tour to the Sabeto Mud Baths or Orchid Garden of the Sleeping Giant.
For a longer break, set sail on our 4 night cruise around the northern islands from Naviti to Yasawa. You’ll visit the Sawa-i-lau limestone cave and aqua blue lagoon, spend time on our own private island of Tivua and enjoy fun activities such as a traditional lovo feast, cultural performances, crab racing and a shell market.
Take time out and enjoy a relaxing 3 night cruise amongst the spectacular scenery of the Mamanuca and Southern Yasawa Islands. You’ll sail to Monuriki where Cast Away was filmed, visit the mysteriously beautiful Sacred Island and climb the volcanic island of Waya on this spectacular small ship adventure, specifically designed for those with limited time.
Take this intimate 7 night journey into the islands of the remote northern Lau group and you will experience fascinating history as well as rugged unspoilt beauty. Explore the deserted leper colony and giant clam farm at Makogai, the incredible mushroom shaped rocks of Vanua Balavu Bay of Islands as well as the pristine Vatu Vara, Wailagilala and much more.
Exploring the remote southern Lau and Kadavu island groups is a truely unique and exclusive 7 night experience. You will swim on the great sea reef, visit islands including majestic Dravuni, unspoilt Moala, the incredible crystal clear waters of Fulaga, Mutuku, the fire walkers of Beqa and the beauty of Vatulele.
This epic 14 night adventure will guide you from Nadi through the best of Fiji’s rarely visited Southern Lau group into Tonga where you will explore extraordinary locations including swimming with the whales during the migration. On the return 14 night journey starting in Tonga you will also follow the path taken by Bligh in his open boat on all the way up to the Yasawas.
Set sail for 14 nights through the best of Fiji's unexplored and magnificent northern Lau Islands. You will explore Wallis and Fortuna before you continue your journey towards the blowholes and unspoilt beauty of the richly Polynesian Samoa. Alternatively choose the return 14 night journey from Samoa to Fiji.
NUKU-I-MANA Welcome Aboard! Set sail over lunch through the beautiful Mamanuca islands past many famous resorts collecting some additional passengers, before arriving for a snorkel from a sand cay and discover the vista of a South Pacific sunset. Tonight book your preferred time early for our a-la-carte Dinner.Book now
MONURIKI – MONU BAY Reef Endeavour cruises to idyllic Monoriki where Tom Hanks’ Castaway was filmed. Explore this natural film set on a guided kayak tour and explore idyllic Monu Island for snorkelling before a special village choral service. The beautiful harmonies of the village choir will simply delight you. This evening join the entertainment of our Sunday Show.Book now
SACRED ISLANDS - WAYA ISLANDS The Sacred Island is a place beautiful beyond belief. Legends tell of the great war canoe `Rogoboka' which landed here with the first Fijians. On arrival the ship's crew pay tribute to the forefathers of Fijian culture and perform the Sevusevu (gift giving) ceremony. Spend a magical morning swimming in the aquamarine lagoons, snorkelling in spectacular coral gardens, beach combing or coral viewing from the glass bottom boat. Over lunch cruise to the Southern Yasawa islands. Enclosed by towering volcanic peaks and palm fringed beaches, Waya Island is a tropical paradise. Visit a local school this afternoon and a village and shell market. The fit will also have a chance to climb to the peak of Waya for amazing views. Don your favourite island attire for Pacific Island night tonight!Book now
WAYA ISLANDS - DENARAU MARINA After Breakfast, Reef Endeavour sets sail and returns to Denarau Marina at 07:30am for a 9:00am disembarkation.Book now
There are lots of wonderful ways to enhance your experience with us. Check out these exciting optionals - there are some great ways you can make your time with us even more fabulous! When you are completing your booking online, you will be able to book your optionals at that time. If you have already booked your cruise or would like to purchase one or more as a gift please email us on fiji@ captaincookcruisesfiji.com
Massage and beauty services are available
Facials, Therapeutic Massage, Hand and Foot Indulgence, Romance Packages, Beauty Essentials
(Spa is optional)
Scuba diving - PADI 5 star.
Advanced certified dives as well as learn to dive courses and introductory dives
Rarely visited remote reefs and locations.
(Diving is optional)
A$101 or F$150 per person
A private dinner under the starts is a fabulous experience
You will have your own waiter and a table under the stars for that special evening
(Bookings are essential)
A$44 / F$65
Enjoy private sunset cocktails on your own remote beach
Available on selected nights depending on your itinerary
Includes transportation to and from the beach, your own butler, and complimentary canapes
(Bookings are essential)
A$134 / F$199 per couple (plus cruise cost)
You will receive:
A bottle of sparkling wine
His and Hers sulu's (sarongs)
A Private Deck Dinner for one evening
15-minute massage from Senikai Spa for each person
A$594 / F$879 per couple (plus cruise cost)
Why not renew your vows with our Captain and receive all the inclusions of our Romance Package?
Flowers for the ceremony performed either aboard, at Tivua Island or a deserted beach on a 3-14 night MS Caledonian Sky Cruise
A$47 / F$69
Celebrating a special occasion like a birthday or wedding anniversary?
A delicious cake made with love can be organised
Larger cakes for groups of more than 6 people are available on request
We know Fiji. Join us on a multi night stay on the MS Caledonian Sky or one of our gorgeous sailing vessels for private island day excursion or a dinner cruise. Snorkel, dive, hike, paddle, visit a village or just laze around and read a book. Be as active or relaxed as you like, the choice is yours.
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