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Captain Cook: Northern Yasawa Island Cruise

5 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,573

Enjoy four relaxing nights on board Reef Endeavour cruising around the stunning Yasawa Islands. Snorkel, swim and explore the islands while enjoying entertainment and festivities at night.

Experience Fiji’s beautiful Yasawa Islands on this luxurious 4 night journey.

Swim, explore or relax on the private island of Tivua before going on to swim or snorkel the spectacular waters of Yasawa Island. Visit an island village and handicraft market, then experience a meke and lovo feast. The landscape of these twenty volcanic islands will constantly change as you sail on to gain a rare and fascinating insight into the Fiji less travelled. 


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5 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,573

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Day 1

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.

Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner
Day 2

Tivua - Drawaqa - Naviti Island

Start the day naturally with a morning swim and snorkel in an idyllic bay at Drawaqa, you many even see a manta-ray (seasonal). 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 Feast, Lovo and Cultural performance, and Meke.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3

Yasawa Island - Sawa-i-lau Island

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.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4

Sawa-i-lawu - Matacawalevu - Yaqeta - Tivua

Cruise the soaring volcanic peaks of the Yasawas and visit Matacawalevu village and handicraft and shell markets. Discover a myriad of fish in the coral reef and laze in the warm sands of Yaqeta. Cruise the spectacular channels to your overnight anchorage at Tivua Island for a tropical buffet dinner followed by yaqona (kava) and talanoa (Fijian story telling).

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 5

Tivua Island - Port Denarau

This morning you are at Tivua Island - Captain Cook's exclusive island. Enjoy a refreshing swim, snorkel, volley ball or kayak. Return aboard to say farewell to the wistful song of 'Isa Lei'. Disembark Midday.

Meal Plan Breakfast

Other Information



2018: Apr 24; May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Jun 5, 12, 19, 26; Jul 3, 10,17, 24, 31; Aug 7, 14, 21, 28; Sep 4, 11, 18, 25; Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Nov 6, 13, 20, 27; Dec 4, 11, 18, 25

2019: Jan 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Feb 5, 12, 19, 26; Mar 5, 12, 19, 26

Trips not available:
2018: Dec 4 - 10
2019: Jan 15 - 28; Feb 23 - Mar 1


  • 4 nights' accommodation on board the MV Reef Endeavour
  • All meals as specified
  • Activities as per the itinerary
  • Ddaily island stopovers
  • Water activities
  • Guided village & school tours
  • Snorkeling & glass bottom boat tours to reefs
  • Use of snorkeling equipment & mini gym
  • Island lovo feast & kava ceremony
  • Entertainment
  • Child minding during meal times ( 5-10yrs)
  • 24 hour self-service tea & coffee bar
  • Transfers at the end of your cruise (Cruises departs & returns Denarau Marina Nadi)


  • Travel insurance
  • Transfers to the ship
  • Beverages
  • Optional tours
  • Scuba diving & services
  • International and domestic airfares and airfare taxes


Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seats/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availablity. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.


  • Boarding begins at 12:00PM on day 1, and the ship departs at 1:00PM.
  • Itineraries subject to change due to weather and other operational requirements.
  • Children under 5 years are not recommended for this style of cruise. Nanny charges are per day and compulsory.
  • For families that desire accommodations for 2 adults and 2 children, only Cabin Bunk Bed rooms are available. Four adults are never permitted in a single room.


You can easily combine your cruise with a stay at a Mamanuca Island resort. You can be dropped off following the Northern Yasawa Cruise on Saturdays via ship's tender (complimentary) directly to the following island resorts:

  • Plantation, Musket & Lomani Island Resort (Malolo Lai Lai) 
  • Likuliku Lagoon & Malolo Island Resort (Malolo Island) 
  • Castaway & Mana Island Resort (Qalito & Mana Island)
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