29 days in Oceania Itinerary

29 days in Oceania Itinerary

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1
Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
— 2 nights
2
Koror, Palau
— 4 nights
3
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
— 3 nights
4
Yaren, Nauru
— 1 night
5
Honiara, Solomon Islands
— 1 night
6
Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
— 1 night
7
Noumea, New Caledonia
— 4 nights
8
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
— 3 nights
9
Taveuni Island, Fiji
— 3 nights
10
Funafuti, Tuvalu
— 2 nights
11
Line Islands, Republic of Kiribati
— 2 nights

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): stroll around Sunset Park, thenhike along Tamilyog Trail, and then browse the exhibits of The Ethnic Art Institute of Micronesia. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Japanese Zeros, delve into the distant past at Stone Money, and then snap pictures at Colonia Bridge.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Yap trip planner.

London, UK to Yap is an approximately 30-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Yap. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in August: highs in Yap hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Koror.

Things to do in Yap

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Park ©
Sunset Park
Stone Money ©
Stone Money
Japanese Zeros ©
Japanese Zeros

4
nights
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 the activities along Jellyfish Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Ngardmau Falls, explore and take pictures at Rock Islands Southern Lagoon, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Koror day trip planner.

Getting from Yap to Koror by flight takes about 22.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Koror are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Port Moresby.

Things to do in Koror

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Jellyfish Lake ©
Jellyfish Lake
Milky Way ©
Milky Way
Rock Islands Southern Lagoon ©
Rock Islands Southern Lagoon

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): meet the residents at Adventure Park PNG, thenstroll the grounds of Bomana War Cemetery, and then admire the natural beauty at National Orchid Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at Vision City Mega Mall, get to know the resident critters at Port Moresby Nature Park, and then ponder the world of politics at National Parliament House.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Port Moresby road trip planning tool.

Fly from Koror to Port Moresby in 13 hours. In August, daytime highs in Port Moresby are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will leave for Yaren on the 12th (Wed).

Things to do in Port Moresby

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Port Moresby Nature Park ©
Port Moresby Nature Park
Bomana War Cemetery ©
Bomana War Cemetery
National Parliament House ©
National Parliament House

1
night
Yaren, Nauru

Yaren ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at Nauru Government House, enjoy the sand and surf at Anibare Bay, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Central Plateau, thenhead outdoors with Buada Lagoon, thenponder the world of politics at Parliament House, and finally explore the activities along Moqua Well.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Yaren trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Port Moresby to Yaren takes 12.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Port Moresby to Yaren. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Honiara.

Things to do in Yaren

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Nauru
Highlights from your plan
Anibare Bay ©
Anibare Bay
Buada Lagoon ©
Buada Lagoon
Central Plateau ©
Central Plateau

1
night
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 14th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Cross Cathedral, thenappreciate the history behind Guadalcanal American Memorial, thendelve into the distant past at Bonegi I and II, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Tenaru Falls.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Honiara day trip site.

You can fly from Yaren to Honiara in 5 hours. Traveling from Yaren to Honiara, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Espiritu Santo.

Things to do in Honiara

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II
Holy Cross Cathedral ©
Holy Cross Cathedral
Guadalcanal American Memorial ©
Guadalcanal American Memorial

1
night
Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

Espiritu Santo ©
Espiritu Santo offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
On the 15th (Sat), Head underground at Millennium Cave.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Espiritu Santo road trip planning tool.

Fly from Honiara to Espiritu Santo in 8.5 hours. Traveling from Honiara in August, you will find days in Espiritu Santo are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are a bit cooler (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Noumea.

Things to do in Espiritu Santo

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave

4
nights
Noumea, New Caledonia

Noumea ©
Capital of New Caledonia, Nouméa sits on a large peninsula of attractive, snaking bays.
Noumea is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit a coastal fixture at Amedee Lighthouse, see the interesting displays at Tjibaou Cultural Center, head off the coast to Ilot Maitre, and get some jogging in at Promenade Pierre-Vernier.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Noumea travel route website.

Fly from Espiritu Santo to Noumea in 11 hours. On the 19th (Wed), you'll travel to Nuku'alofa.

Things to do in Noumea

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Amedee Lighthouse ©
Amedee Lighthouse
Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie ©
Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie
Ile aux Canards island ©
Ile aux Canards island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of St Anthony of Padua, thenstroll through Ha'atafu Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Free Church of Tonga. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon, thenstroll through Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Talamahu Markets.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nuku'alofa trip planner.

You can fly from Noumea to Nuku'alofa in 11 hours. The time zone difference moving from New Caledonia Standard Time to Tonga Standard Time is 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Taveuni Island.

Things to do in Nuku'alofa

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Tongatapu Island, Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool
Highlights from your plan
Ha'atafu Beach ©
Ha'atafu Beach
Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool ©
Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon ©
Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon

3
nights
Taveuni Island, Fiji

Taveuni Island ©
Known as the Garden Island, Taveuni is a tropical paradise of tall mountains draped in lush rainforest, filled with delicate wildflowers and colorful birds, and dotted with cascading waterfalls.
On the 23rd (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Bouma National Heritage Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lavena Coastal Walk. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Waitavala Natural Rock Waterslide and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tavoro Waterfalls.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Taveuni Island online travel planner.

Explore your travel options from Nuku'alofa to Taveuni Island with the Route module. Traveling from Nuku'alofa to Taveuni Island, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Nuku'alofa in August since evenings lows in Taveuni Island dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Funafuti.

Things to do in Taveuni Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Bouma National Heritage Park ©
Bouma National Heritage Park
Lavena Coastal Walk ©
Lavena Coastal Walk
Tavoro Waterfalls ©
Tavoro Waterfalls

2
nights
Funafuti, Tuvalu

Funafuti ©
Funafuti is an atoll on which the capital of the island nation of Tuvalu is located. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Tuvalu Women's Handicraft Centre, thenget advice or help at Tuvalu National Library, thenponder the world of politics at Tuvalu Philatelic Bureau, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Funafuti Marine Conservation Area.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Funafuti road trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Taveuni Island to Funafuti. When traveling from Taveuni Island in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Funafuti, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Line Islands.

Things to do in Funafuti

Parks Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Funafuti Marine Conservation Area ©
Funafuti Marine Conservation Area
Tuvalu National Library ©
Tuvalu National Library

2
nights
Line Islands, Republic of Kiribati

Line Islands
To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Line Islands trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Funafuti to Line Islands takes 20 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Funafuti to Line Islands. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will leave for home on the 29th (Sat).

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