Captain Cook Cruises

Captain Cook Cruises Discovery cruises to the Yasawa Islands and Fiji’s Remote North are designed to offer you an authentic and personal experience. With 20 years experience in the region, they offer you the opportunity to visit some of the outlying islands and meet local villagers and call into island schools. Of course you’ll be able to dive, swim and snorkel during the course of the cruise and to enjoy some excellent local food dishes.

Here is a guide to their most popular cruises:

TIVUA ISLAND DAY CRUISE – Departs twice most days!

Set sail aboard tall ships “Ra Marama” or “Spirit of the Pacific” or sailing catamaran “Fiji One” departing Denarau twice daily and cruise to Tivua Island – surrounded by a white sandy beach and 500 acres of coral gardens. Inclusions: snorkelling & glass bottom boat tours, tropical buffet lunch, morning & afternoon tea, beer, wine & soft drinks on Tivua Island, kava ceremony & entertainment, volleyball, use of canoes, transfers from Nadi & Denarau Hotels. Day bures, drinks on board, Coral Coast transfers, PADI scuba diving & spa treatments available at additional cost.

Departs Port Denarau Marina: daily 10am to 5pm OR Friday to Wednesday 11.30am to 6.30pm.


Cruise into a Pacific Island sunset aboard Fiji One or City of Nadi while you enjoy a delicious barbeque dinner, Fijian cultural entertainment and spectacular scenery round-off a perfect evening on the water. Inclusions: Tropical BBQ dinner, welcome drink, Fijian Cultural Show.

Departs: Tuesday to Sunday 5.30pm to 8.30pm (or 5pm to 8pm – May/June/Jul/Aug/Sept).

YASAWA ISLAND 3, 4 or 7 Night Cruises

Explore Fiji’s majestic Mamanuca & Yasawa Islands. Situated off the north-west coast of Viti Levu, the main island of Fiji, and being volcanic in origin, they offer some of the most dramatic scenery in the South Pacific. Highlights: Sacred Islands, Waya & Waya Sewa, Sawa i Lau limestone cliffs and Aqua-marine lagoon the most amazing beaches in the group.

Departing: Port Denarau 1pm Tuesdays & 12 noon Saturdays.
Disembarking: Port Denarau 9am Tues & Saturday.

REMOTE NORTH FIJI CRUISES Colonial Discovery Cruise – 7 Night Cruise

Explore the coast of Viti Levu, Fiji’s main island then onto Levuka on the island of Ovalau, Taveuni and Savusavu. Discover the colonial history and beauty of this region. Highlights: Levuka – Colonial capital of Fiji – a bygone era, 19th Century Colonial Architecture and colonial rule, Bouma Waterfall on Taveuni the Garden Island, Savusavu – extinct volcanic crater, hot springs, natural pearl markets and more.

Departing: Port Denarau Saturday 1pm 25 Apr, 20 Jun, 22 Aug, or 19 Dec 20.
Disembarking: Port Denarau 9am Saturday.

LAU & KADAVU – 11 Night Discovery Cruise

Explore the length of the most easterly and remote group of islands in the Fiji group – Lau and Kadavau in the South. Mushroom islands, incredible snorkelling & villagers who don’t see tourists.

Departing Port Denarau: 20th October 2020 or 16th March 2021.


Disembarking Port Denarau Sat 9am Circumnavigate Vanua Levu – Fiji’s 2nd largest island & explore the islands, rivers & rainforests of the remote north. On the way discover 4 different cultures Ellice (Polynesian), Barnabas (Micronesian), Indian and Fijian (Melanesian) people. Discover amazing corals Highlights: 4 different cultures, Floatilla canoe greeting at Kioa, Patere by the people of Rabi, Labasa market, snorkel the Great Sea Reef (3rd largest Barrier Reef) & more.

Departing: Port Denarau Saturday 1pm: 23 May, 25 Jul, 21 Nov 20 or 23 Jan 21.

All Cruises Include:

  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • All meals (breakfast lunch & dinner – buffet and al la carte)
  • Guided Island, village & school tours
  • Snorkelling& glass bottom boat tours
  • Use of snorkelling equipment (Kayaks/SUP’s)
  • Kava (Yaqona) ceremony & Tropical Lovo feast
  • Marine Biologist and Ocean Ambassador
  • Transfers from the ship to most Nadi/Denarau Hotels
  • Complimentary 24hour Tea/coffee
  • Use of all shipboard facilities, including mini gym, Jacuzzi, Fresh water swimming pool, guest library
  • Free WIFI located in Tabua Suites or Yasawa lounge