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Cairns Cruise Ships | Ultimate 3,4 & 7 Day Great Barrier Reef Cruises

Great Barrier Reef cruises and tours are our speciality and as Australia’s leading small ship cruise line, our Cairns cruise ships offer the ultimate expedition style Great Barrier Reef "holiday of discovery". 3, 4 and 7 night cruises depart from tropical Cairns sailing the Coral Sea, north to Lizard Island, Cooktown and south to Hinchinbrook Island, Dunk Island and Fitzroy Island. Comfortable cabin choices, exceptional Australian cuisine with a relaxed, casual atmosphere on board. This bespoke cruise ship offers small intimate ship sailing for only 44 travelers and showcases many amazing opportunities to experience the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef from above and below the water's surface. Ask our reservations team about our latest Cairns Cruise Ship holiday deals

Tour Code: 405

TODAY'S RATES
FROM $1504.50 Price is per adult
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Cairns To Madang Papua New Guinea 12 Night Cruise | 31st October 2019 Cruise

Take a luxury cruise ship tour from Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef to Madang in Papua New Guinea over 12 nights. Departing from Cairns you cruise across the waters of the Great Barrier Reef to the wonderfully exotic neighbouring country of Papua New Guinea where you meet ancient tribal warriors wearing feather head-dresses, inviting you to witness their unique cultural heritage. A totally wild and unspoilt country and an amazing cruise ship tour departing Cairns Thursday 31st October 2019 to 12th November 2019. Book your ocean view cabin aboard our small luxury cruise ship tours today.

Tour Code: 614

TODAY'S RATES
FROM $11290.00 Price is per adult
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Madang Papua New Guinea To Cairns 12 Night Cruise | 12th November 2019 Cruise

Our new seasons cruise ship tours are now on sale, so come along and join us on a 12 night voyage of discovery visiting one of the world’s last frontiers on our small luxury cruise ship expeditions around Papua New Guinea and home to Cairns across the Great Barrier Reef. Papua New Guinea is home to virgin rainforests offering our cruise ship guests magnificent scenery ranging from colourful coral atolls to volcanic mountains, pristine wilderness areas and mighty rivers. Papua New Guinea’s secret forests nurture over 3,000 varieties of unusual orchids, 700 species of vibrant, brilliantly coloured birds not seen anywhere else, it’s an ornithologists paradise. Papua New Guinea remains the land of the unexpected, a place of stark contrasts where fearsome dark frowns quickly become big warm welcoming smiles. Whilst travelling in comfort on board our custom built cruise ships we visit remote villages rich in culture and meet with the people who have maintained their traditional way of life for generations.

Tour Code: 615

TODAY'S RATES
FROM $11290.00 Price is per adult
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Cairns To Wewak Papua New Guinea 12 Night Cruise | 25th November 2019 Cruise

New seasons Cairns and Great Barrier Reef Cruise Ship Tours for 2019 on sale now! Cairns to Papua New Guinea 12 nights cruising across the Great Barrier Reef to Wewak. Our ship sails Monday 25th November to Saturday 7th December 2019. Book your berth now on our small luxury expedition style cruise ship for 12 nights to explore the Papua New Guinea Circle from Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef to Wewak. Our custom built cruise ships roam between remote communities where traditional cultures remain unchanged from outside influence. Learn of Papua New Guinea’s military history and it’s role in World War II, hear of the mythical and spiritual tales of Dei Dei Hot Springs, find out how the Trobriand Islands became the ‘Islands of Love’, explore Tufi’s spectacular fjords and cruise the mighty Sepik River.

Tour Code: 617

TODAY'S RATES
FROM POA *Price On Application
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Cairns To Madang Papua New Guinea To Darwin 25 Night Cruise | 25th November 2019 Cruise

Brand new Great Barrier Reef cruises departing from Cairns on Monday 25th November 2019. Explore the Great Barrier Reef, Papua New Guinea and Indonesia on our small luxury Cruise Ship tour over 25 nights to see exotic places and become immersed in the lifestyles of the indigenous residents, see the colourful flora and fauna, wildlife and breathtaking landscapes. Our 25 day cruise ship expedition will be exploring some of the most gorgeous and precious parts of the world departing from Cairns on the Great Barrier Reef to exotic Papua New Guinea, the Spice Islands and the Islands of Indonesia with our final disembarkation port being in Darwin the Top End of Australia on the 20th December 2019.

Tour Code: 616

TODAY'S RATES
FROM POA *Price On Application
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Cairns To Darwin 11 Night Cruise | 17th March 2019 Cruise

Book your cabin and join our new seasons small luxury cruise ship tour departing from Cairns to Darwin on Sunday 17th March 2019 for 11 days of adventure as we cruise along the Australian coastline and the magnificent Great Barrier Reef. Our cruise ship tours will have guests exploring remote regions that other larger cruise ship companies cannot access. Our Great Barrier Reef cruises are truly unique allowing our guests to be immersive in the local indigenous cultures. Our hand picked local tour guides will escort you thru these remote regions where you will learn about the world’s oldest surviving culture in Arnhem Land. We will spend a day exploring the rugged yet beautiful Coburg Peninsula and spotting the local sea and bird life. From there our cruise ship will visit the remote and culturally rich Tiwi Islands of Bathurst and Melville, we will learn about indigenous art at Elcho Island, Nhulunbuy and Maningrida Art Centres. In Cape York we will take photos as we stand on the very tip of Australia and enjoy a champagne sunrise celebration. Our cruise ship will visit Thursday Island and learn about the cultures of the Torres Strait, explore Lizard Island and the northern reaches of the Great Barrier Reef and more.

Tour Code: 621

TODAY'S RATES
FROM $8690.00 Price is per adult
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Cairns To Darwin 11 Night Cruise | 14th April 2019 Cruise

Join our brand new Cairns cruise ship tour 14 – 25th April 2019 to explore the Great Barrier Reef, Cape York, Arnhem Land and over to Darwin in the Northern Territory for 11 nights of luxury on our expedition cruise ships.Over the next 11 nights we will have you swimming and snorkelling in the brilliant coral gardens of the World Heritage Great Barrier Reef to see the marine life that makes this underwater world so famous.We will be visiting remote islands, villages and regions that other large commercial cruise ships cannot access. Our Great Barrier Reef cruises are unique and we become fully immersed in the regions attributes and local indigenous cultures. Join our 2019 cruise ship season to learn about the world’s oldest living culture in Arnhem Land, explore the Coburg Peninsular, visit the culturally rich Tiwi Islands of Bathurst and Melville. Learn from the locals about indigenous art at Elcho Island, Nhulunbuy and Maninfrida Art centres. Tick off a bucket list goal of a champagne sunrise at the very tip of Australia at Cape York. Explore Cooktown, visit remote Thursday Island, snorkel the famous waters of Lizard Island and the northern sections of the Great Barrier Reef. Explore the Arnhem Land coastline and witness and amazing sunset over the Arafura Sea in the Northern Territory in Darwin.

Tour Code: 620

TODAY'S RATES
FROM $10695.00 Price is per adult
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Cairns To Noumea New Caledonia 16 Night Cruise | 3rd December 2018 Cruise

Cruise the Islands of the South Pacific – Cairns to Noumea for 16 Nights on our small luxury cruise ship tours to discover spectacular underwater worlds and remote snorkel and scuba diving locations at Egum Atoll and Mangalonga. On our shore tours you will become immersed in the vibrancy and colours of the region and experience magnificent cultural performances throughout the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. Feel free to wander the open-air markets at Gizo and see the legendary wood and stone carvings, enjoy a welcoming by the ‘saltwater people’ of Langa Langa Lagoon, swim in the sparkling waters of Champagne Beach, walk through rainforests and learn about the historical 14th century voyages that once charted the Solomon Islands.

Tour Code: 618

TODAY'S RATES
FROM $13190.00 Price is per adult
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes

Darwin To Cairns 11 Night Cruise | 12th October 2018 Cruise

An 11 night, 12 day Darwin, Cape York, Arnhem Land and Great Barrier Reef cruise ship tour that is not to be missed, departing October 2019 from Darwin in the Top End of the Northern Territory in Australia. Join us as we cruise these wild and remote regions of Bathurst and Melville Islands, learn about the history and lifestyles of the Tiwi Culture, and have that bucket list photo of you standing on Australia’s northern most tip. We will be swimming and snorkelling in the famous Blue Lagoon coral reefs around Lizard Island, we will be exploring the Arnhem Land coast, the old trading ground of the Macassan people from Sulawesi as we cruise around the northern reaches of the Great Barrier Reef. Our shore tours will include guided tours of the Coburg Peninsular on a full day of exploration, our expedition team will escort you around Thursday Island to learn about the Torres Strait Islanders, and we can view and purchase indigenous art on Elcho Island.

Tour Code: 619

TODAY'S RATES
FROM POA *Price On Application
and includes all
levies, fees & taxes