Add on an experience that will make your South Pacific Holiday even more memorable! We have a selection of our best holiday experiences below, that can be added to any of our packaged holiday deals.
'Drums of our Forefathers' Island Night
The Cook Islands
Learn about culture and history on a guided tour where local dancers and musicians will entertain you while enjoying a local (umu) feast.
Jungle Quad Adventure
The Cook Islands
If it's adventure you are after this is the tour for you. Adventure through rugged muddy mountain terrains, and back roads of Rarotonga on a Quad Bike.
Aitutaki Day Tour
The Cook Islands
The Aitutaki Day Tour is a full day excursion featuring one of the most beautiful lagoons in the world. Everyone visiting the Cook Islands should take the opportunity to visit Aitutaki.
Bonefish E2's Way
The Cook Islands
The huge Bonefish (Kio Kio) of Aitutaki lagoon are a challenge to catch... and land. Itu’s extensive knowledge of the flats and legendary fish spotting ability help tip the odds in your favor.
Pa's Nature Walk
The Cook Islands
Pa leads you on an easy walk of Rarotonga and shares myths & legends, his knowledge of flora/fauna and their traditional and medicinal purposes. Pa is a delightful Cook Island with humour & friendliness to make your trek a memorable and wonderful experience.
Captain Tama's Lagoon Cruise
The Cook Islands
Tour the inner lagoon of Rarotonga in a glass bottom boat to the marine reserve for some coral viewing and snorkelling, followed by a BBQ fish lunch on Koromiri Island on Muri Lagoon. Your tour guide will entertain you during lunch with a pareu (sarong) tying demonstration and some of the local traditions.
Venture to Navua for a Whitewater Rafting or Kayaking Adventure. Upon arriving at your raft start point, the guides will give you complete instructions at the beginning of your trip – no previous rafting experience is necessary. Take in the beauty of Navua River and its surroundings and enjoy a swim in one of the waterfalls along the way. A packed lunch is provided for you on this tour.
Waterfall & Therapeutic Half Day Tour
A drive to The Mountain of the Sleeping Giant for a trek through the rain forests, enjoy a swim at one of the many waterfalls, as well as a Fijian barbecue lunch and a visit to the Thermal Mudpools.
Tivua Island Full Day Cruise
Whether you are staying at a Fiji Island resort in Nadi or a hotel, it is a great idea to explore the beauty of the Fiji Islands by ship on a Fiji day tour. Captain Cook Cruises offers a taste of the islands with a day cruise to Tivua Island. Morning and afternoon tea onboard your boat as well as a Buffet lunch with beer, wine and soft drink on island are included.
The Jewel of Fiji Day Tour
Cruise up the beautiful Navua River, past villages, farm lands, pristine tropical rainforest, deep gorges / canyons, meandering rapids and numerous cascading waterfalls. Take a refreshing swim at Navua River's biggest waterfall or simply admire the magical landscape before boarding a leisurely ride on the "HMS BILIBILI", a Bamboo raft, to a Fijian Village. Experience local customs, dance and a traditiona Lovo (earth-oven) Buffet Lunch before heading back to your hotel.
Sunset Dinner Cruise
Cruise into a Pacific Island sunset while you enjoy a delicious barbeque dinner, Fijian cultural entertainment and spectacular scenery round-off a perfect evening on the water.
Seaspray Day Sailing Adventure
Board “Seaspray”, the magnificent classic schooner (of television fame), for a day exploring the crystal clear waters, beautiful beaches and lagoons of the Mamanuca Islands. There's nothing like a day at sea for a big appetite so morning and afternoon tea, all drinks (wine, beer, soft drinks, tea and coffee) plus a delicious barbecue lunch are included.
Off-Road Cave Safari
The Off-Road Cave Safari offers you an adventure that will take you along the road less travelled, seeing more of the beauty of Fiji’s interior and learning more about the cannibalism history of Fiji’s largest cave system, the Naihehe Cave.
Mamanuca Island Day Trip
The Fiji islands are home to villages and fabulous resorts, plus spectacular beaches and magnificent coral lagoons. Choose from an extensive selection of quality day cruises to the Mamanuca Islands of Castaway, Mana, Malolo, Beachcomber and South Sea Islands.
Lazy Lunch Cruise
Whether you are staying at a Fiji Island resort in Nadi or a hotel, it is a great idea to explore the beauty of the Fiji Islands by ship on a Fiji day tour. Captain Cook Cruises offers a taste of the islands with a day cruise to Tivua Island. A Buffet lunch with beer, wine and soft drink on island as well as afternoon tea onboard your boat are included.
Yasawa Islands Sightseeing Cruise
The remote Yasawa Island group consists of a chain of 20 ancient volcanic islands, some with dramatic summits just short of 600 metres. You’ll see a more traditional Fijian way of life and enjoy Fiji at its best!
Barefoot Kuata Island Snorkel with Sharks - Full Day Trip
You will cruise through the Mamanuca Islands and then onto the stunning more isolated Yasawas Islands, here you’ll disembark at Kuata Island, the closest of the Yasawa Islands to Nadi. Following your briefing on the Kuata Island beachfront you’ll board a boat together with your guides and travel to our snorkelling with sharks reef site. Departure time varies depending on tidal and sea conditions. You won’t go hungry with morning tea & afternoon tea and lunch all served on Kuata Island. For the remainder of the day the facilities of Barefoot Kuata are available to you.
Day Trip to Cloud 9
Cloud 9 is a floating bar in the middle of the ocean with a Pizzeria! It is a water sports haven located in the Mamanuca Islands. We cater to all events at the ocean - an experience like no other!
Lord Howe Island
When you dive Lord Howe you are diving the Crossroads of the South Pacific, where the Great Equatorial Current mixes with currents from New Caledonia, Coral Sea, New Zealand and the Tasman Sea. This results in a melting pot of tropical species and southern pelagics.
Coral Viewing & Snorkelling Tour
Lord Howe Island
The Coral Viewing and Snorkeling Tour is the ultimate way to experience the lagoon’s premier reef and coral holes. This two hour tour focuses on exploring the profuse coral seascape and introduces visitors to some of the more unusual lagoon inhabitants such as the endemic double-header wrasse, stingrays and turtles.
Half Day North Bay & Turtle Tour
Lord Howe Island
Enjoy a beautiful Lagoon cruise with coral, fish & turtle viewing. Get up close and into the water for a bit of snorkelling. Learn about Lord Howe Island and its winged inhabitants on guided seabird walks.
All Corners of the Island Tour
Lord Howe Island
This tour is a great introduction on Lord Howe Island! Visit the islands local school, Government house and the Catalina monument. Learn about the Islander's social history, early settlement, ship wrecks and buried treasure! Includes Morning or Afternoon Tea.
4WD to the South and Blue River
This 4WD tour to the South will lead you to the Caledonian south roads where the landscapes will surprise you with an archaic flora & spectacular views.
Progressive Dinner to Island Homes
Enjoy a 3 course meal progressing to different Norfolk Island family homes. A fun night and a great way to meet the local people and sample some of the Island dishes.
History in the Making
History in the Making’ tour is an historical tour which covers one thousand years of the islands history. Mediums of electronic visuals, speech and personal interactions with the museum collection are used. Rope making, wood shingling and activities from the particular settlement periods also add to the visitor experience.
A Night as a Convict Dinner
Dress as a convict & join in with the Commandant for an evening of gaiety, feasting, singing & dancing. Great food! Great fun!
Island Fish Fry
Enjoy a feast of Island dishes, salads, homemade bread & fresh fried fish, followed by Island desserts & tea or coffee. Watch the sunset.
Breakfast Bush Walk
Take your choice of a stroll through One Hundred Acres Reserve or for the more energetic, a leisurely 3.5km walk through scenic Mt Bates to Captain Cook Monument. At the end of the walks we meet on the clifftop for a delicious breakfast barbecue.
Convict Settlement Tour
Walk through the cemetery & hear the history of interesting convict & colonial headstones, and hear stories of the houses along Quality Row. Walk through the ruins of the New Gaol, see the Pier Store, Boat Shed & the Crank Mill.
Full Day Manono Island Tour
You will board your boat in Cape Lefatu and begin the journey to Manono Island. Upon reaching the Island, our Samoan host family welcomes the group to their home where culture, etiquette, customs & traditions are explained. A walk through the family compound will take you to the Samoan kitchen and it's open fire and/or ground oven. Sample fresh coconut and produce at a plantation, before taking a walk through a traditional village.
Full Day Tafatafa Beach & South East Upolu Tour
Pass by the Baha'i Faith Temple and enjoy a beautiful scenic drive through lush mountains and rainforest. The destination for lunch is Tafatafa Beach - a lovely white sand beach located on the Southern Coast. Here you can enjoy a swim in the sparkling blue waters, sunbathe on the white sands, or take a stroll on the beach. After lunch visit the Sopo'aga Falls & Mini Botanical Garden to see a variety of Samoan medicinal plants and a coconut demonstration.
Half Day Apia Township & Surrounds
This tour covers many of Apia's most culturally significant places such as the Mulinu’u, Parliament House, Independence Monument, Lands & Titles Court, German Monument & the landing site of the first Catholic Missionary to Samoa.
Half Day Fugalei Produce Market & Papaseea Sliding Rocks
This half day tour begins with a visit to experience the craft and produce market in Apia. Here you will experience the sights and sounds of a marketplace and you will have time to purchase a souvenir or gifts. The coach continues through Vaimoso-uta by passing the Alafua USP campus, cocoa and banana plantations and then to Papaseea for a refreshing swim - or try sliding into the pool of a fresh mountain spring!
Full Day Aleipata District & To Sua Ocean Trench Tour
This beautiful scenic drive is along the North East Coast of Upolu passing the spectacular Falefa Falls and through the Le Mafa Pass which has breathtaking views. Enroute you stop for a viewing of the famous To Sua Ocean Trench in Lotofaga Village, a natural swimming hole surrounded by lush tropical foliage. Choose between swimming here or at Faofao Beach.
Falefa Falls & Piula Cave Pool
This drive is through the scenic north east coast of Upolu Island. Stops can be made to photograph villages on the way to Falefa Falls, which are 30 ft high and drop into the ocean. At the Piula Fresh Water Cave Pool we stop for a refreshing dip, and you can alternate between the cool Cave Pool and the warm sea beside it.
Northern Savaii Day Tour
On this tour of North Savai’i you will visit the Salelologa fresh fruit market, Sapapalii Village, and the landing place of the early missionaries. You will be shown the Saleaula Village Lava fields and the 'Virgin's Grave'. There is the opportunity to swim with turtles at the Satoalepai Wetland, before enjoying a swim and lunch. In the afternoon you will board the ferry back to Upolu.
Skull Island Visit
The Solomon Islands
Skull Island Visit – for those interested in local history take a trip to nearby Skull Island to visit the shrine of the local warrior chiefs and get a taste of the unique past of the area.
Rainforest River Trip
The Solomon Islands
Take a boat ride to one of the tidal rivers that run through lowland rainforest and experience, firsthand, this unique environment – home to rare freshwater fish, exotic tropical birds and saltwater crocodiles.
The Solomon Islands
The Solomon Islands played host to some of the fiercest battles of WWII and many remnants of that era still exist today. Close by you can see, amongst other things, a fully intact US Tank, Japanese bunker systems, an underground clinic,
140mm shore battery guns and a sunken Japanese freighter.
Ultimate Shark & Ray Watching Tour
Embark on a comfortable motorized outrigger canoe that will take you to the coral garden meet the colourful tropical fishes, swim among the stingrays and observe the black tip sharks closer in their natural environment.
The Tiki Theatre Village Show & Dinner
Come and meet the Polynesians who will help you discover and share their culture, their art and their dances. From the art of tattoos to the traditional Tahitian oven through the various workshops of weaving, carving, cooking ...
Sailing Sunset Cruise
Embark on board the Cap Lagoon catamaran; it is time to set sail. Either seated on the trampoline in front of the boat, or at the helm with the captain, let yourself indulge with the breathtaking surrounding landscapes. Enjoy yourself in this postcard setting.
4WD Safari Adventure
Discover the interior of Bora Bora's savage mountains, the sacred temples and the American remains from World War II and experience some of the most spectacular sceneries on this emerald lagoon.
Vanuatu Scenic Flights
For those wanting to see Vanuatu’s beauty from the air Vanuatu Helicopters offer a wide range of scenic flights.
Vanuatu Jungle Zipline
The Vanuatu Jungle Zipline is adventure! The Zipline course allows people to explore the Vanuatu jungle using wire ropes and full body harnesses. Riders zip through the upper forest canopy and are challenged with confronting their fear of heights. You zip between platforms high in the jungle canopy and traverse large canyons.
Vila & Environs Sightseeing Tour
This is ideal for a "short and sweet" introduction to Port Vila. It will also give a chance to learn a few points of interest about
Vanuatu. You will drive past the new Parliament House built by the Chinese Government, the local markets, the main shopping areas and the distinctive older building in the town as well as the more modern. You'll see the old British and French jails and hospitals.
Volcano Safari Tour
Venture across the ash plain moonscape Isiwi area all the way to the foot of mighty Mount Yasur. A further 10-15 minutes’ walk will place you at the crater's edge (dependent on volcano activity at the time), where one can ponder over the awesome power of nature as night falls. A guide will accompany you for informative and safety purposes.
This Vanuatu tour provides an insight into the cultural and traditional system of Melanesia that was passed on over many centuries in the archipelago of Vanuatu. Be part of Ekasup Cultural Village and experience the custom, tradition and cultural values on this Vanuatu day tour while feasting on traditional Vanuatu cuisine.
Round Island Safari
This tour takes you around the island of Efate. Venuture on a short walk through lush Vanuatu rainforest before being met by a traditional Melanesian warrior welcome at Iarofa Village.Take a dip in the natural swimming hole at Eden on the River and stop a the idyllic Secret Beach for a swim.
Riri Riri River Canoe Tour
This half day tour is a relaxing way to experience one of Santo's famous Blue Holes. Your guide will paddle a local dugout canoe, whilst you sit back and enjoy the beautiful tropical scenery. Look out for fresh water prawns, fish, electric blue dragon flies. The clarity of the water is amazing! Cool off with a refreshing swim in the water pool of iridescent blue.
Reef Explorer Semi-Sub Snorkel Adventure
Board the custom built Semi-Sub vessel the 'Reef Explorer' and see Port Vila from below the waters in our viewing room in the keel of the boat. En route to our snorkelling location you can view the beautiful underwater world while we cruise past coral formations. Lounge on our spacious deck area and enjoy the sun and the Port Vila Bay scenery.
Buggy Fun - Jungle Safari
The fun way to discover Port Vila and its surrounding area. See the magnificent beaches and feel the friendly welcome of villagers along the way. Drive along different roads and bush tracks. All buggies and quad bikes are automatic and easy to drive.
Cascades Waterfall, Tanna Coffee Factory & Handicraft Market
Explore the waterfalls, on the way you will have time for swims in the pools at your own leisure, when you reach the top enjoy the wonderful view from the lookout. Back at the base your bus will be waiting to transport you to the Tanna Coffee Factory where you will be given a short tour and history of ‘Bean to Cup’ , followed by a refreshment. Back aboard the bus and the journey back through town to the Mamas Handikraft Markets where you will be able to browse and purchase souvenirs at your leisure.
Mele Cascades Waterfall
Your guide will lead you up to the falls, on the way you will have time for swims in the pools, when you reach the top enjoy a refreshing swim before taking in the wonderful view from the lookout. Back at the base you have time to enjoy fruit refreshments before rejoining your bus back to your hotel.
Horse Riding Tour
Take a ride through lush rainforests or into the lagoon, for both experienced and inexperienced riders. A truly beautiful and unique experience!
Full Day South Sea Adventures Cruise
Board the yacht "Coongoola" for a leisurely sail across the protected waters of Havannah Harbour. With morning tea and coffee on the way, we have a short visit to a turtle conservation project on a nearby island, then sail across the calm waters of the Harbour through the passage to Moso Island and to beautiful 'Sun & Moon" Bay. You have the choice of snorkelling on the reef with the tour guides, maybe swimming off the shore or just relaxing in the shade.
Kite Surfing Lessons
In a typical 2 hour lesson, you will be in the water flying a full size kite. You will learn all the basic skills - from safety, set up, flying the kite, body dragging and more. Most people require 3-4 'two-hour' lessons to learn the basic skills, before they are competent enough to take their own kite out. We follow the IKO training program to ensure everything you need to learn for kitesurfing is learnt with safety and to a high standard.
Scenic & Historical Town Tour
Enjoy the main scenic and historic sites of Nuku’alofa on this tour. You will see such sites including the Royal Palace, Royal Tombs, blow holes, Captain Cook’s landing place, Terrace Tombs and the Ha’amonga Trilithon which is known as the ‘Stonehenge of the South Pacific’.
Royal Sunset Island Day Trip
Take a day trip to Royal Sunset where you can find total serenity and relaxation. You could snorkel to the reef, enjoy the water activities or visit the village of Atata on the island. Buffet lunch is included with this tour.
Swimming with Whales
Learn about the Humpback Whale and other marine creatures whilst on this educational whale watch/swim experience. You could join the experienced tour guide swimming with the whales or just view these amazing mammals from the boat. This tour is only operating Mid July to October each year.
Anahulu Cave Swim Tour
Located in Haveluliku on the eastern side of Tonga, the Anahulu Cave is made of a network of large limestone caverns and is Tonga's only fresh water pool. Join your guide to explore the gliettering stalactites and stalagmites and swim in the refreshing crystal clear water pool. After the swim there is the opportunity to purchase a fresh coconut off the tree.
Evening Sunset & Oholei Tour
In this late afternoon tour you will venture to Oholei Beach Resort for a traditional Tongan Umu (underground oven) and suckling pig on the spit and other local delicacies. You will be entertained by traditional Tongan dancers, and be given the opportunity to wander along the sandy coastline or visit the many caves nearby.
Fafa Island Resort Day Trip
Take this tour as a day to escape to the beach and do some private sunbathing or simply enjoy island walks in complete silence and tranquility. You could snorkel out to the coral reefs or swim in the warm Pacific Ocean. Lunch is included with 3 choices on the on-board menu, and the resort bar is available to purchase drinks.