Fiji to Bali

An Exploration of South Pacific Islands Aboard the Paul Gaugin

Note: Cruise rate includes roundtrip air from Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji and from Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji to Los Angeles.


Voyage deep into the Far East on this extraordinary one-time excursion. Embark The Gauguin in the “Sugar City”—Lautoka, the heart of Fiji’s sugarcane-growing region—and sail to exotic ports in Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and the tiny new nation of Timor-Leste. Along the way, you’ll encounter World War II relics, superb snorkeling and diving, quaint villages, and the welcoming people of many different cultures—all while enjoying the comfort of one of the legendary Gaugin.

Note: This cruise is not exclusive to, nor operated by, Wilderness Travel, who acts solely as agent in booking your reservation with the ship operator. The itinerary, lecturers, and all other arrangements are subject to change at the discretion of the cruise line.



Soak up the history of many World War II landmarks including Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu; Samarai Island, Papua New Ginea; and Guandacanal
Visit the capital of Timor-Leste, one of the youngest cities of the world
Climb to the Cristo Rei (Christ the King) statue in Dili
Snorkel, dive, and swim in incredbile waters near isolated islands


Length: 17 days
Cost From: $7300  
Arrive: Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
Depart: Benoa, Bali, Indonesia
Lodging: 16 nights aboard a 332-passenger vessel
Meals: All meals aboard ship included
Activity: Cultural Adventures, Sea Kayaking, Snorkeling, Photography, Diving
Trip Level:

The trip is rated Level 1, Easiest, and is appropriate for anyone in good health who is physically active.