P&O Cruises Australia Introduces Itineraries to Papua New Guinea

By ,   May 3, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

P&O Cruises Australia offers 6 dedicated cruises to Papua New Guinea in its latest program, calling at Alotau, Rabaul, Kitava IslandKiriwina Island and Conflict Islands.

Among the highlights is a new 12-day roundtrip itinerary to one of the most remote locations in Coral Sea, the Conflict Islands.

Pacific Aria cruise ship

The exclusive itinerary onboard Pacific Aria departs from Sydney Harbour mid-November next year and calls at the group of 21 islands that surround a blue lagoon and are home to one of the most biodiverse reef systems in the world.

In 2016 P&O became the first to offer visits to the Conflict Islands. The latest program includes five 10-night New Guinea Island Encounter voyages departing from Brisbane with an option for families to take advantage of the 2 Papua New Guinea trips taking place during school holidays. Fares start from US$1139 per person, departing Brisbane September 19, 2019.

The latest brochure of the cruise line also features a line-up of 6 new one-way voyages to or from Singapore, such as 18-night Australia & Southeast Asia Discovery trip departing from Adelaide March 2019.