Explore the best of the Mamanuca & Yasawa Islands 

Our ultimate package showcases the very best of the Mamanuca and Yasawa Islands and the world famous Blue Lagoon.

Duration 12 days, 11 nights
Start and end location Port Denarau
Departure (from Port Denarau) 8.45am
Arrival (back to Port Denarau)             Daily at 12.00pm, 3.00pm or 6.00pm
Coach pick up and drop off Included in package. Pick up from most Nadi, Wailoaloa 
and Denarau hotels/resorts
Accommodation type Dorm or bure (choose your level of accommodation from 
Simple Stays or Relaxed Resorts

What to expect

The dreamy Yasawa Islands of Fiji are the epitome of tropical paradise, with endless white beaches, lush jungle and calm turquoise seas. Our incredible 12-day Tropical Island Explorer tour is the perfect combination of relaxation and fun, with plenty of opportunities to snorkel with reef sharks, go scuba diving, explore stunning coral reefs, go on amazing boat and sailing trips and even summit extinct volcanoes!

Including accommodation and transport and options for all-inclusive activities, this awesome holiday package is fully flexible, giving you the freedom to put together your perfect getaway!

Where we visit

  • Starts from Port Denarau
  • Mamanuca Islands, Yasawa Islands

Whats included

  • Complimentary scheduled coach transfers from most Nadi, Denarau & Wailoaloa Hotels / Resorts to connect with the Yasawa Flyer (and return)
  • Return vessel transfers in Standard Class from Port Denarau to the Island Hotels / Resorts (and return)
  • 11 Nights Accommodation at your choice of Hotels / Resorts depending on your budget
  • Daily Meal Plan (only included in the cost for Simple Stay level of accommodation)
  • Awesome Adventures Fiji branded metal drink bottle, sulu and day pack
  • A FJ$10 donation to Vinaka Fiji

Whats additional

  • Upgrade to the Awesome Experiences activity package to include all the “must do” activities in Fiji. For an overview of the Awesome Experiences add-on for the Tropical Island Explorer Package click here
  • Daily Meal Plan at Relaxed Resort level of accommodation – can be prepaid in your local currency at time of booking or paid on arrival at each resort (in local Fijian Dollars)

MORE QUESTIONS? Find more answers - Awesome Experiences FAQs.

OVERVIEW:

Day 1: Depart Port Denarau at 8.45am, 9.00am,12.15pm or 3.15pm for a short journey to get the sand between your toes.

Day 2: You won’t want to miss today’s AWESOME EXPERIENCE, a day on board Seaspray Day Adventure visiting the location for the Tom Hanks film Cast Away and a local village. All food and drinks are part of the experience, including a BBQ lunch on the boat.

MEALS:  

Breakfast (day 2), lunch (day 2 & day 1 if arriving early) and dinner

ACCOMMODATION & EXPERIENCES:

SIMPLE STAYS & RELAXED RESORTS

South Sea Island (Dorm and Double Bure)*
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 1: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 2: Seaspray Day Adventure

Beachcomber Island Resort (Private Lodge)*
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 1: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 2: Seaspray Day Adventure

* South Sea Island and Beachcomber Island Resort are used for both accommodation categories, depending on room type.

OVERVIEW:

Day 3: Head for the southern Yasawa Islands with an early but short vessel transfer on the Yasawa Flyer. Spend the rest of your day chilling out at leisure. 

MEALS:

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

ACCOMMODATION & EXPERIENCES:

SIMPLE STAYS
Naqalia Lodge (Dorm, Ocean View Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 3: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 4: Snorkel with reef sharks and guided hike 

Wayalailai Echohaven Resort (Dorm, Private Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 3: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 4: Snorkel with reef sharks and guided hike 

RELAXED RESORTS
Barefoot Kuata Resort (Sunrise Beach Dorm, Beachfront Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 3: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 4: Snorkel with reef sharks or night snorkelling safari

Octopus Resort (Dorm, Garden Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 3: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 4: Guided hike and Fijian cooking lesson

 

OVERVIEW:

Day 5: A mid-morning transfer on the Yasawa Flyer will take you to the beautiful central area of the region.  

Day 6: If you’re travelling from May to October, your Awesome Experiences add-on could see you swimming with the majestic manta rays. Otherwise, enjoy reef snorkelling or just chill out.

MEALS:

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

ACCOMMODATION & EXPERIENCES:

SIMPLE STAYS
Korovou Eco-Tour Resort (Standard Dorm, Beachfront Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 5: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 6: Swim with the manta rays (May-Oct) or reef snorkelling 

White Sandy Beach Resort (Sunkiss Dorm, Beachfront Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 5: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 6: Swim with the manta rays (May-Oct) or reef snorkelling 

RELAXED RESORTS
Mantaray Island Resort (Paradise Dorm, Jungle Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 5: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 6: Swim with the manta rays (May-Oct) or reef snorkelling or sunset tube cruise

Barefoot Manta Resort (Sunrise Beach Dorm, Beachfront Bure King & Bunk)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 5: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 6: Swim with the manta rays (May-Oct) or Marine Biology Tour

OVERVIEW:

Day 7: You’ll travel north late this morning to the stunning Blue Lagoon region. Today’s AWESOME EXPERIENCE add-on has lots of options depending on where you are staying.

Day 8: A highlight of the Yasawas, today’s AWESOME EXPERIENCE is a trip to the sacred Sawa-I-Lau Caves, where a short dive underwater takes you into a surreal underground cavern. Alternatively, enjoy some relaxing time at your resort.

MEALS:

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

ACCOMMODATION & EXPERIENCES:

SIMPLE STAYS
Long Beach Resort (Deluxe Garden View Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 7: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 8: Sawa-I-Lau Caves

Nabua Lodge (Standard Dorm, Standard Room)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 7: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 8: Sawa-I-Lau Caves

RELAXED RESORTS
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort (Dorm, Bula Lodge Room)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 7: Reef snorkellinghandline fishing or sunset tube cruise
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 8: Sawa-I-Lau Caves

Oarsman's Bay Lodge (Dorm, Deluxe Garden Bure) 
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 7: Reef snorkelling, Honeymoon Island escape or village visit
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 8: Sawa-I-Lau Caves

 

OVERVIEW:

Day 9: Early afternoon, jump on board the Yasawa Flyer to your next island. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 10: Make the most of a leisurely day today at your accommodation with a variety of AWESOME EXPERIENCES add-ons available depending on where you’re staying.

MEALS:

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

ACCOMMODATION & EXPERIENCES:

SIMPLE STAYS
Long Beach Resort (Dorm)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 9: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 10: Reef snorkelling

Gold Coast Resort (Dorm, Bure)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 9: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 10: Bamboo rafting trip

RELAXED RESORTS
Boathouse Nanuya (Dorm, Double/Twin Room)
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 9: N/A
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 10: Village visitreef snorkelling or handline fishing

 

OVERVIEW:

Day 11: The morning is yours to take time out and relax, before hopping on an early afternoon transfer to the Mamanuca Islands where you’ll enjoy white sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters.

MEALS:

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

ACCOMMODATION & EXPERIENCES:

SIMPLE STAYS
Beachcomber Island Resort (Grand Dorm, Private Lodge)*
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 11: N/A

RELAXED RESORTS
Beachcomber Island Resort (Vesi Dorm, Oceanfront Bure)*
Awesome Experiences add-on Day 11: N/A

* Beachcomber Island Resort is used for both accommodation categories, depending on room type.

 

OVERVIEW:

Day 12: Hey, we know you won’t want to leave. How about a last dive or snorkel, or maybe a relaxing sleep-in? Choose to arrive back at Port Denarau at either 12pm, 3pm or 6pm.

MEALS:

Breakfast

EXPERIENCES:

Awesome Experiences add-on Day 12: N/A

Notes & Extras:

    • Meals are included in all Simple Stays packages: Day 1 (Lunch & Dinner), Days 2-11 (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) & Day 12 (Breakfast).
    • For all Relaxed Resort packages, meals are either to be prepaid during the booking process in your local currency or paid directly to resorts upon check-in in Fijian dollars.
    • Departs daily from Port Denarau: 8:45am, 9am, 12:15pm & 3.15pm
    • Return times to Port Denarau: 12pm, 3pm & 6pm

PLEASE NOTE: Island resorts are small and intimate so capacity is limited. This means on rare occasions we may need to swap the order of your nights around (so you stay at the same resorts but in a different date order to what you selected), or on even rarer occasions, we may arrange an alternative resort with you. We would advise you of these changes within 48 hours of submitting your booking. If none of these options are acceptable we will refund in full.

 

Pricing

Prices - valid from 1 April 2020

Simple Stays Relaxed Resorts
Dorm Double/Twin Share Single Dorm Double/Twin Share Single
Package $1,147 $1,371 $2,019 $683 $1,353 $2,215
Awesome Experiences add-on $294 $294
Meals included $614

EXTRA NIGHT - Simple Stays

Location Accomodation Type Dorm Double/Twin Share Single Meals
Gold Coast Resort Dorm (8 bed unisex, shared) $63 N/A N/A included
Gold Coast Resort Bure (private ensuite) N/A $74 $137 included
Korovou Eco-Tour Resort Standard Dorm (28 bed unisex, shared, fan) $78 N/A N/A included
Korovou Eco-Tour Resort Beachfront Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $84 $141 included
Long Beach Resort Deluxe Garden View Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $72 $130 included
Nabua Lodge Standard Dorm (18 bed unisex, shared, fan) $71 N/A N/A included
Nabua Lodge Standard Room (private ensuite, fan) N/A $70 $123 included
Naqalia Lodge Dorm (12 bed unisex, shared, fan) $69 N/A N/A included
Naqalia Lodge Ocean View Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $82 $123 included
South Sea Island Dorm (32 bed unisex, shared, fan) $74 N/A N/A included
South Sea Island Beachfront Bure-Dble Bed only (with ensuite,fan) N/A $117 $189 included
Wayalailai Ecohaven Resort Dorm (3 beds, Male or Female, shared, fan) $78 N/A N/A included
Wayalailai Ecohaven Resort Private Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $93 $172 included
White Sandy Beach Sunkiss Dorm (32 bed unisex, shared, fan) $66 N/A N/A included
White Sandy Beach Beachfront Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $66 $118 included

EXTRA NIGHT - Relaxed Resorts

Location Accomodation Type Dorm Double/Twin Share Single Meals
Barefoot Kuata Resort Sunrise Beach Dorm (6 bed unisex, shared ,fan) $29 N/A N/A $58
Barefoot Kuata Resort Garden Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $91 $167 $58
Barefoot Manta Resort Sunrise Beach Dorm (4 bed unisex, shared,fan) $27 N/A N/A $58
Barefoot Manta Resort Beachfront Bure (ensuite,fan) N/A $93 $172 $58
Beachcomber Island Resort Vesi Dorm (12 beds unisex, shared,fan) $30 N/A N/A $49
Beachcomber Island Resort Private Lodge (private ensuite, fan) N/A $74 $118 $49
Beachcomber Island Resort Oceanfront Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $113 $195 $49
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort Dorm (8 bed unisex, shared,aircon) $25 N/A N/A $63
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort Bula Lodge Room (shared facilities, fan) * N/A $78 $156 $63
Boathouse Nanuya Dorm (6 bed Female or 6 bed Male, shared, aircon) $38 N/A N/A $56
Boathouse Nanuya Double / Twin Room (private ensuite, aircon) N/A $57 $113 $56
Mantaray Island Resort Paradise Dorm (32 Bed unisex, shared, aircon) $24 N/A N/A $58
Mantaray Island Resort Jungle Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $95 $189 $58
Oarsmans Bay Lodge Dorm (11 bed unisex, shared, Air Con) $29 N/A N/A $49
Oarsmans Bay Lodge Deluxe Garden Bure (private ensuite, aircon) N/A $98 $196 $49
Octopus Resort Dorm (14 bed unisex, shared, aircon) $25 N/A N/A $63
Octopus Resort Garden Bure (private ensuite, fan) N/A $123 $245 $63
South Sea Island Dorm (32 bed unisex, shared, fan) $29 N/A N/A $49
South Sea Island Beachfront Bure-Dble Bed only (with ensuite,fan) N/A $73 $145 $49
* denotes shared facilities

All Prices are Per Person in US Dollars
A online administration fee of 3% applies to all bookings.

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