38 days in South Pacific Itinerary

38 days in South Pacific Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco, United States
Fly:  24 h
1
Yaren, Nauru
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Tarawa Atoll, Republic of Kiribati
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Majuro, Marshall Islands
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Kolonia, Federated States of Micronesia
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
5
Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
7
Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
— 5 nights
Fly:  19 h 45 min
8
Koror, Palau
— 10 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: San Francisco, United States

3
nights
Yaren, Nauru

Yaren ©
Yaren is known for shopping and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Anibare Bay, get a sense of history and politics at Nauru Government House, take a stroll around Civic Centre, and contemplate the waterfront views at Moqua Well.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yaren trip maker website.

San Francisco, USA to Yaren is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Yaren is 20 hours. You'll set off for Tarawa Atoll on the 23rd (Sat).

Things to do in Yaren

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Nauru
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Anibare Bay ©
Anibare Bay
Buada Lagoon ©
Buada Lagoon
Central Plateau ©
Central Plateau

3
nights
Tarawa Atoll, Republic of Kiribati

Tarawa Atoll ©
The capital of Kiribati, Tarawa Atoll has an administrative and cultural importance to the country as a whole and deserves to be explored by those visiting the islands.
Tarawa Atoll is known for parks and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Building, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ambo Island, pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Heart Cathedral, and get advice or help at Kiribati National Library and Archives.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Tarawa Atoll trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Yaren to Tarawa Atoll takes 4 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Tarawa Atoll can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Majuro.

Things to do in Tarawa Atoll

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Parliament Building ©
Parliament Building

3
nights
Majuro, Marshall Islands

Majuro ©
Majuro is known for parks, historic sites, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Arno Atoll, get your bearings at Alele Museum and Public Library, take in the views from Majuro Bridge, and see the vivid underwater world at Kalalin Pass.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Majuro trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Tarawa Atoll to Majuro in 12 hours. November in Majuro sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 79°F at night. You'll set off for Kolonia on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Majuro

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Arno Atoll ©
Arno Atoll
Alele Museum and Public Library ©
Alele Museum and Public Library

3
nights
Kolonia, Federated States of Micronesia

Kolonia ©
Kolonia is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Nan Madol, admire the sheer force of Kepirohi Waterfall, explore the striking landscape at Sokehs Rock, and step off the mainland to explore Ant Atoll.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kolonia trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Majuro to Kolonia takes 5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Marshall Islands Time (MHT) to Ponape Time (PONT) is minus 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in Kolonia are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to fly to Kosrae.

Things to do in Kolonia

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pohnpei, Mt. Pwusehn Malek
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 2:
Highlights from your plan
Kepirohi Waterfall ©
Kepirohi Waterfall
Nan Madol ©
Nan Madol
Liduduhniap Falls ©
Liduduhniap Falls

3
nights
Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia

Kosrae ©
Kosrae is known for wildlife, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Utwe-Walung Marine Park, explore the striking landscape at Hiroshi's Point, shop like a local with Green Banana Paper Company, and see the vivid underwater world at The Blue Hole.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kosrae trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Kolonia to Kosrae in 3 hours. In December in Kosrae, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 76°F at night. You'll set off for Chuuk on the 5th (Thu).

Things to do in Kosrae

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Utwe-Walung Marine Park ©
Utwe-Walung Marine Park
Green Banana Paper Company ©
Green Banana Paper Company
Lelu ©
Lelu

4
nights
Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia

Chuuk ©
Explore the giant atoll of Chuuk, a state of Micronesia encompassing many tiny islands dotted along the outer barrier reef.
Chuuk is known for nature and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Truk Lagoon and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuop Atoll.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Chuuk trip itinerary app.

Getting from Kosrae to Chuuk by flight takes about 6 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kosrae to Chuuk due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 78°F. You'll set off for Yap on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Chuuk

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Truk Lagoon ©
Truk Lagoon
Kuop Atoll ©
Kuop Atoll

5
nights
Yap, Federated States of Micronesia

Yap ©
Yap or Wa′ab traditionally refers to an island located in the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean, a part of the Federated States of Micronesia. Yap is known for historic sites, trails, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Stone Money, walk around Sunset Park, browse the exhibits of Yap Art Studio Gallery, and steep yourself in history at Japanese Zeros.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Yap road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Chuuk to Yap takes 13 hours. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in December, and nighttime lows around 78°F. On the 15th (Sun), you're off to Koror.

Things to do in Yap

Parks Historic Sites Trails
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Park ©
Sunset Park
Stone Money ©
Stone Money
Japanese Zeros ©
Japanese Zeros

10
nights
Koror, Palau

Once Palau's capital, Koror remains by far the country's most populous town and offers plenty of options for tourism.
Venture out of the city with trips to Melekeok (Palau National Congress & Big Drop-off) and Babeldaob Island (in Airai). And it doesn't end there: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Long Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Mandarin Fish Lake, and head off the coast to Kayangel Island.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Koror visit planning website.

Traveling by flight from Yap to Koror takes 22.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 78°F. You will leave for home on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Koror

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Melekeok, Babeldaob Island, German Channel
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Jellyfish Lake ©
Jellyfish Lake
Rock Islands Southern Lagoon ©
Rock Islands Southern Lagoon