The word is out! Australians are falling in love with Papua New Guinea! The unique collection of islands and port towns that the island nation has to offer are fast becoming a hot favourite with Australian cruisers. Ecruising.travel have come up with a series of cruise itineraries aboard the P&O cruises Pacific Dawn and Pacific Pearl, plus a bonus of $100 on board credit on some of these itineraries.
Voyages that are on offer range from 10-14 nights and they all begin and end at either Brisbane or Sydney. Ecruising.travel have scheduled a number of departures in September and November of 2014 and one in February 2015.
A typical itinerary is an 11-night cruise that is priced at $1719 and departs from Sydney on September 1, 2014. The voyage will include stops at the pristine white sandy beaches of Doini Island, Kawanasausau and Milne Bay in Papua New Guinea as well as visits to some of the local towns such as Alotua, where guests can see watch traditional and mysterious tribal rituals.
Guests will also get an opportunity to explore the Kiriwana in Trobriand Islands, famous for their yam houses, exquisite carvings and colourful ceremonies before making their way back to Australia.
More information about the cruise itineraries can be obtained at ecruising.travel.com.