Auckland - Santo - Pentecost - Port Vila - Mystery Island - Auckland

P&O Cruises - Pacific Explorer

More than just stunning vistas and great weather (though that's definitely a major part of it!), Vanuatu is an adventure lover's dream.
With Vila having more adrenaline pumping Shore Tours (from Zorbing and Jet Boating, to horse riding and abseiling) than any other Pacific Island port, why not inject your holiday with some serious thrills?


30 Mar 2021 - Pacific Explorer


DAY 1 - Depart Auckland

Auckland’s waterside location has fostered the locals’ love affair with the sea, and has earned itself the nickname “the City of Sails”. With more boats per capita than any other country in the world, it truly is a water lover’s paradise.

DAY 2-4 - At sea

The Oasis
Leave your worries behind at The Oasis. It’s just like it sounds-a happy, peaceful escape that’s all about the downtime.

Bars & Nightclubs
Dance until your feet hurt or chat over an ice-cold pint at our range of nightclubs, bars and pubs.

Relax, rejuvenate or get poolside fabulous. We have a range of utterly decadent and relaxing therapies at our Spa.

DAY 5 - Santo

Certified Dive - The President Coolidge
Divers and history buffs - don’t miss the chance to explore an intriguing piece of WWII history on a certified dive to the largest, most intact shipwreck in the world.

Glass Bottom Boat
Explore Vanuatu’s breath-taking coral reefs and tropical marine life without setting foot in the water! Glide across the water on a Glass Bottom Boat and take in the amazing views below.

Canoe The Riri River
Canoe down the spectacular Riri River on water so clear you’ll feel like you’re floating on air. Stop at the breath-taking Blue Hole for a swim in the bluest water you’ve ever seen.

Santo Advanced Horse Trek
Take a ride on the wild side and explore Espiritu Santo on horseback. Ride through rainforest trails, across white sand beaches and to a scenic lookout with views of the surrounding islands.

Tam Tam Cultural Village
Take a step back in time into a captivating world so different from our everyday lives with a visit to Tam Tam Cultural Village, for a glimpse into Vanuatu’s fascinating culture and customs.

DAY 6 - Pentecost

Pentecost Island has to be one of the most mysterious and evocative islands in the Pacific. Barely visited by outsiders, it has remained the kind of place you would read about in National Geographic.

DAY 7 - Port Vila​

Thrilla in Vila - Jet Boat Adventure
Fast and furious, full of amazing turns and plenty of splashes this jet boat adventure in Port Vila is best described as part scenic tour, part thrill ride! Are you ready?

Tranquility Island and Turtle Sanctuary
Take a trip to Tranquillity Island for some close encounters with Vanuatu’s marine life. Say hi to baby Hawksbill turtles at the Turtle Sanctuary before heading to Jade Beach, a spectacular location for snorkelling.

ATV Adventure Tour
Get ready for the ride of your life! What better way to take in Vanuatu’s lush countryside than on a thrilling ATV adventure through winding jungle tracks?

Sea Scooter
The Sea Doo Sea Scooter takes your snorkel experience to the next level. Enjoy a guided snorkelling tour exploring the underwater world of Port Vila.

Port Vila Horse Trek
Explore Vanuatu by horseback on a spectacular ride at Club Hippique, a 400-hectare fully operational beef cattle ranch. *End your ride with a refreshing swim with your horse. (optional) *Beginners Welcome - Take swim wear *Must wear closed shoes & long trousers

DAY 8 - Mystery Island

Glass Bottom Boat & Snorkelling Tour
Enjoy the wonderful underwater world of Mystery Island on this tour that combines a ride on the Glass Bottom Boat with a Swim / Snorkel stop.

Mystery Island Glassbottom Boat
Discover Mystery Island’s amazing coral and colourful marine life aboard a Glass Bottom Boat. At the end of the tour Mystery Island’s underwater world won’t be such a mystery anymore.

Fire Walking and Kastom Magic Tour
Dive into the mysterious world of Aneityum Tradition and learn all about 'Kastom' Magic, Firewalking and the use of Kava Leaves.

Keamu Cultural Village Tour
During this fascinating tour you will learn and experience how the Village ancestor’s survived and thrived, using traditional way of life skills. You will experience how to prepare and store food supplies and experience traditional hunting and fishing traps, weaving mats, hats, baskets, and many more ancient Vanuatu traditional lifestyle.

Advanced Snorkel Adventure
Take an advanced snorkelling tour to three of Mystery Island’s best locations for some spectacular snorkelling and breath-taking encounters with the local marine life.

DAY 11 - Arrive Auckland


From $999 NZD per person quad share PLUS $200 on-board spending money included per room