12 Night East Meets West Package

Great package for Diving, Fishing and Surfing!

Travel Monday - Following Friday  ||  From $4366 PP

 

Day 1 (Mon): Brisbane to Seghe

Depart Brisbane on Solomon airlines to fly into the capital of the Solomon’s (Honiara) where you will be transfer to your domestic flight to Seghe airfield. When arriving into Seghe you will be greeted by a representative from Uepi Island Resort and transferred by boat to the resort, approximately 30min.

Day 2 (Tue): Uepi Island Resort

Uepi Island Resort is famous for its diving so while here take the opportunity to go for a dive, if you’re not a diver the snorkelling is just as amazing. Diving isn’t the only activity on offer, Uepi provide an array of tours varying from Cultural visits, kayaking, coconut crab walks and much more.

Uepi Island Resort

Uepi Island Resort

Day 3 (Wed): Uepi Island Resort

Day at Leisure.

Day 4 (Thur): Uepi Island Resort

Day at Leisure.

Day 5 (Fri): Uepi to Honiara

Depart Uepi by boat and fly from Seghe to Honiara where you will greeted by the hotel transfer and taken to the Kitano Mendana Hotel to unwind for the rest of the day. Honiara is the hub of the Solomon Islands, among Honiara’s rewards are pleasing botanical gardens, well-stocked souvenir shops, a bustling wharf, an atmospheric market, a museum and a few high-quality restaurants and bars. Step back in time with a village cultural tour plus fantastic diving and snorkelling right on its doorstep.

Guadalcanal Henderson Field  BJ and Gun

Guadalcanal Henderson Field  BJ and Gun

Day 6 (Sat): Honiara

Today you begin with a tour which includes a visit of Coastwatcher’s Memorial, View of Santa Cruz Cross placement, visit US War Memorial, View Hill 37 (famous in the WWII History), Drive thru Bailey Bridge, drive thru China town, Visit to the National Museum and concludes with the cultural display at Lumatapopoho village in Kakabona, west of Honiara. (Optional – brief stop at the botanical gardens) 

Day 7 (Sun): Honiara to Papatura Island Retreat

Depart Honiara for a one hour flight to Papatura Island Retreat. At Papatura the world is your oyster, there are wide variety of activities to be done, go for a snorkel in the coral garden right out the front of the resort, take walk through the rainforest, have a go on the stand up paddle boards and kayaks or just relax in your hammock. Papatura also boast the best variety of fishing from bottom and reef fishing, trolling, popping and jigging and there some great river fishing in the area not to mention perfect uncrowded reef breaks for the surfers. Package includes 10 hours boat hire with fuel and guide to use at your leisure.

Day 8 (Mon): Papatura Island Retreat

Day at Leisure

Day 9  (Tues): Papatura Island Retreat

Day at Leisure.

Day 10 (Wed): Papatura Island Retreat

Day at Leisure.

Day 11 (Thurs): Papatura Island Retreat

Day at Leisure.

Day 12 (Fri): Papatura Island Retreat

This morning you will depart from Suavanao airfield and make your journey back to Brisbane via Honiara.

Papatura Island Retreat

Papatura Island Retreat