60 days in South Pacific Itinerary

60 days in South Pacific Itinerary

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Papeete, French Polynesia
— 5 nights
2
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
— 9 nights
3
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
— 3 nights
4
Neiafu, Tonga
— 2 nights
5
Apia, Samoa
— 6 nights
6
Pago Pago, American Samoa
— 1 night
7
Line Islands, Republic of Kiribati
— 1 day
8
Funafuti, Tuvalu
— 1 day
9
Nadi, Fiji
— 5 nights
10
Port Vila, Vanuatu
— 5 nights
11
Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
— 5 nights
12
Honiara, Solomon Islands
— 2 nights
13
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
— 4 nights
14
Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia
— 1 night
15
Koror, Palau
— 6 nights

5
nights
Papeete, French Polynesia

Papeete ©
The capital of French Polynesia, Pape'ete amounts to little more than a medium-sized town by Western standards, but it is still a thriving hub of culture and commerce.
Change things up with these side-trips from Papeete: Afareaitu Waterfalls (in Afareaitu), Moana Pearls (in Paopao) and Faarumai Waterfalls (in Arue). The adventure continues: get great views at Belvedere Lookout, explore the world behind art at Paul Gauguin Museum, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Tahiti and the Islands, and steep yourself in history at James Norman Hall Home.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Papeete road trip site.

Boston, USA to Papeete is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Tahiti Time (TAHT) is minus 5 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Boston in April: high temperatures in Papeete hover around 88°F and lows are around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bora Bora.

Things to do in Papeete

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Tahiti, Moorea, Afareaitu Waterfalls, Moana Pearls, Faarumai Waterfalls
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Lagoonarium ©
Lagoonarium
Belvedere Lookout ©
Belvedere Lookout
James Norman Hall Home ©
James Norman Hall Home

9
nights
Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora ©
There's a reason why many consider Bora Bora the most romantic island in the world.
Bora Bora is known for wildlife, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Matira Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Leopard Rays Trench, and contemplate the geological forces at Mount Otemanu.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bora Bora trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Papeete to Bora Bora in 3.5 hours. On the 21st (Wed), you'll travel to Nuku'alofa.

Things to do in Bora Bora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 21:
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Matira Beach ©
Matira Beach
Off-Road Tours
Mount Otemanu ©
Mount Otemanu

3
nights
Nuku'alofa, Tonga

Nuku'alofa ©
The capital of Tonga and the seat of the island nation's royal family, Nuku'alofa was first seen by Western eyes in 1777, when legendary Captain James Cook arrived in the area.
Go for a jaunt from Nuku'alofa to Haveluliku to see Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Ha'atafu Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Free Church of Tonga, browse the fresh offerings at Talamahu Markets, and appreciate the history behind Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Nuku'alofa trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Bora Bora to Nuku'alofa in 17.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 23 hours traveling from Bora Bora to Nuku'alofa. April in Nuku'alofa sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Neiafu.

Things to do in Nuku'alofa

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Tongatapu Island, Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
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Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool ©
Ha'atafu Beach ©
Ha'atafu Beach
Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon ©
Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon

2
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Neiafu, Tonga

Neiafu ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph's Cathedral. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Talau and then admire the natural beauty at Ene'io Botanical Garden.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Neiafu route maker site.

You can fly from Nuku'alofa to Neiafu in 3.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. April in Neiafu sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Apia.

Things to do in Neiafu

Parks · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:
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Mt Talau ©
Mt Talau
St Joseph's Cathedral ©
St Joseph's Cathedral
Ene'io Botanical Garden ©
Ene'io Botanical Garden

6
nights
Apia, Samoa

Apia ©
The Samoan capital of Apia serves as the first port of call for most visitors, and it plays home to a number of historic sites, a laid-back seaside promenade, and a range of hotels and restaurants keeping tourists entertained.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Apia: Lalomanu (Lalomanu Crater Walk & Lalomanu Beach) and To Sua Ocean Trench (in Lotofaga). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, pick up some local products at Fugalei Market, get engrossed in the history at Robert Louis Stevenson Museum, and don't miss a visit to Samoa Cultural Village.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Apia trip planning tool.

Fly from Neiafu to Apia in 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Pago Pago.

Things to do in Apia

Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Upolu, Lalomanu, To Sua Ocean Trench
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 4:
Highlights from your plan
To Sua Ocean Trench ©
To Sua Ocean Trench
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral
Palolo Deep Marine Reserve ©
Palolo Deep Marine Reserve

1
night
Pago Pago, American Samoa

Pago Pago ©
Head to Pago Pago, the territorial capital of American Samoa, for an authentic Pacific Islands holiday.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cloud Rainforest to Reef Hike, stroll through National Park of American Samoa, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Alava. Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Fagatele Bay National Marine Sanctuary Office, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lower Sauma Ridge Hike, kick back and relax at Two Dollar Beach, then explore the galleries of Jean P. Haydon Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at World War II Heritage Trail, and finally trek along Blunts Point Trail.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Pago Pago day trip tool.

Traveling by ferry from Apia to Pago Pago takes 9 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 23 hours traveling from Apia to Pago Pago. In May, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Line Islands.

Things to do in Pago Pago

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

World War II Heritage Trail, Blunts Point Trail
Find places to stay May 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
National Park of American Samoa ©
National Park of American Samoa
Mount Alava ©
Mount Alava
Jean P. Haydon Museum ©
Jean P. Haydon Museum

1
day
Line Islands, Republic of Kiribati

Line Islands
To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Line Islands day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Pago Pago to Line Islands takes 19 hours. You'll lose 24 hours traveling from Pago Pago to Line Islands due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 78°F. You will leave for Funafuti on the 7th (Fri).
Find places to stay May 7 — 8:

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Funafuti, Tuvalu

Funafuti ©
Funafuti is an atoll on which the capital of the island nation of Tuvalu is located. On the 8th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Funafuti Marine Conservation Area.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Funafuti tour planning site.

Getting from Line Islands to Funafuti by flight takes about 20 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Line Islands to Funafuti is minus 2 hours. In May in Funafuti, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 80°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Nadi.

Things to do in Funafuti

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Funafuti Marine Conservation Area ©
Funafuti Marine Conservation Area

5
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Nadi, Fiji

Nadi ©
Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
Explore Nadi's surroundings by going to Sigatoka (Tavuni Hill Fort, Nature & Wildlife Tours, &more). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of the Sleeping Giant, go for a stroll along the water at Port Denarau Marina, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Nadi online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Funafuti to Nadi in 8.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nadi when traveling from Funafuti in May, with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Port Vila.

Things to do in Nadi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Sigatoka, Port Denarau Marina
Find places to stay May 8 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Port Denarau Marina ©
Port Denarau Marina
Garden of the Sleeping Giant ©
Garden of the Sleeping Giant
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
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Port Vila, Vanuatu

Port Vila ©
The capital of Vanuatu and the largest settlement on Efate, Port Vila plays home to a number of busy markets, cafes, bars, and restaurants catering to the tourism industry.
Port Vila is known for nature, parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, admire the natural beauty at The Secret Garden, see Off-Road Tours, and step off the mainland to explore Iririki Island.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Vila trip planner.

You can fly from Nadi to Port Vila in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Nadi to Port Vila, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Port Vila can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Espiritu Santo.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Efate, The Secret Garden
Find places to stay May 13 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve ©
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve

5
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Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

Espiritu Santo ©
Espiritu Santo offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
Espiritu Santo is known for nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Champagne Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santo's Blue Hole Hangout, take in the dramatic scenery at Mount Hope Waterfall, and make a trip to Million Dollar Point.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Espiritu Santo itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Port Vila to Espiritu Santo takes 4 hours. May in Espiritu Santo sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Honiara.

Things to do in Espiritu Santo

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 18 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
Champagne Beach ©
Champagne Beach
Nanda Blue Hole ©
Nanda Blue Hole

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Honiara, Solomon Islands

Honiara ©
The hustle and bustle of Honiara, the capital of Solomon Islands, provides a nice counterpoint to the slow pace and laid-back atmosphere in other areas of the country.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Barnabas Anglican Cathedral, brush up on your military savvy at Vilu War Museum, then explore the ancient world of Bonegi I and II, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Tenaru Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Guadalcanal American Memorial, explore the world behind art at Solomon Islands National Museum, then appreciate the history behind Solomon Scouts & Coastwatchers Memorial, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Solomon Islands Memorial Garden.

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Honiara online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Espiritu Santo to Honiara takes 8.5 hours. Traveling from Espiritu Santo in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Honiara, with lows of 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Port Moresby.

Things to do in Honiara

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay May 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Holy Cross Cathedral ©
Holy Cross Cathedral
Guadalcanal American Memorial ©
Guadalcanal American Memorial
Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II

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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby ©
In contrast to the surrounding wilderness, national capital Port Moresby offers some impressive cultural attractions and a decent array of amenities.
Port Moresby is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Kokoda Track, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Port Moresby Nature Park, get a sense of history and politics at National Parliament House, and admire the masterpieces at National Museum and Art Gallery.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Port Moresby using our trip planner.

Fly from Honiara to Port Moresby in 5.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Honiara to Port Moresby due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honiara in May, expect little chillier with lows of 76°F in Port Moresby. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Chuuk.

Things to do in Port Moresby

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Kokoda Track
Find places to stay May 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Kokoda Track ©
Kokoda Track
Bomana War Cemetery ©
Bomana War Cemetery
Port Moresby Nature Park ©
Port Moresby Nature Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): stroll through Kuop Atoll and then contemplate the waterfront views at Truk Lagoon.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Chuuk trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Port Moresby to Chuuk takes 20 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Koror.

Things to do in Chuuk

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Truk Lagoon ©
Truk Lagoon
Kuop Atoll ©
Kuop Atoll

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Koror, Palau

Koror ©
Once Palau's capital, Koror remains by far the country's most populous town and offers plenty of options for tourism.
Koror is known for nature, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Rock Islands Southern Lagoon, contemplate the waterfront views at Milky Way, see the vivid underwater world at Mandarin Fish Lake, and look for gifts at Rur Giftshop & Cafe.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Koror trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Chuuk to Koror takes 8 hours. In May in Koror, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 79°F at night. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Koror

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

German Channel
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 5:
Highlights from your plan
Jellyfish Lake ©
Jellyfish Lake
Rock Islands Southern Lagoon ©
Rock Islands Southern Lagoon
Scuba & Snorkeling

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