Your Cruise Itinerary
A voyage around the southern islands with a visit to a traditional Fijian village where you will be welcomed by a sevusevu ceremony of music and song. There is also plenty of time to swim, snorkel and enjoy island excursions and glass bottom boat tours.
You will depart from Denarau Marina with no more than 140 fellow guests aboard the MV Reef Endeavour. This comfortable air conditioned vessel has a swimming pool, spa pools, library, day spa, sundeck, sauna and gym, bars, restaurant and guest lounge. Cabins are en suite and staterooms open on to an outside deck.
Day 1 (Tuesday) - Denarau Marina & Tivua Island
Ni sa Bula’ is the magical call of welcome as you board Reef Endeavour for your island adventure. Cruise to Tivua Island over a light lunch and safety briefing, to explore the coral gardens, clam farms and a medicine walk through the island before enjoying a South Pacific sunset on your first day at sea. Tonight join the Captain and his crew for the Gala Captain’s Dinner.
Day 2 - Tivua & Naviti Island
Start the day naturally with a morning swim and snorkel in an idyllic bay at Brothers Beach on Naviti Island. Savour the bounty of a gourmet buffet lunch as you journey to spectacular Naviti Island. Here is beauty in its original state where you can bask in aquamarine waters along white sandy beaches. Volleyball, snorkel, swim or explore the island. This evening join the festivities and entertainment of a Fijian village at Gunu for a traditional Fijian lovo feast and cultural performance, Meke.
Day 3 - Yasawa Island & Sawa-i-Lau
Discover the legendary grandeur of Sawa-i-Lau and the famous limestone caves at your own pace. Swimming in the cave lagoon is a wondrous experience or you could explore it on an escorted kayak tour. Join the guided walk to the island village, with a memorable visit to a local school. Snorkel over spectacular coral gardens, swim in fabled lagoons or test your fitness with a climb to the peak behind the school on Yasawa Island. Try your luck at crab racing tonight.
Day 4 - Sawa-i-Lau & Drawaqa
Cruise the soaring volcanic peaks of the Yasawas and discover a myriad of fish in the coral reef and laze in the warm sands of Yaqeta. During lunch cruise the spectacular channels to Drawaqa for amazing snorkelling this afternoon, you may even see a Manta-ray (seasonal). This evening get your
dancing shoes on for the Famous Captain Cook Cruises Music Quiz.
Day 5 - Port Denarau
This morning we sail into Port Denarau for breakfast aboard the ship. The crew bid you farewell to the wistful song of ‘Isa Lei’. Disembark at 09:00.
5 day Cruise - from £979
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- Upgrade your cabin to an Ocean Stateroom from £1156
The Ocean Staterooms, located on the upper and main decks, have picture windows and open up to the outside walkway.