Fiji's Best Day Cruises

Fiji's Best Day Cruises
Fiji's Best Day Cruises

Island Adventures: A Guide to the Best Day Cruises in Fiji

Ditch the mainland for a few frivolous hours of drinks on deck, sight-seeing, and sensational snorkelling off exotic islands.

Whether your budget covers a light packed picnic or an all-you can eat buffet, there are several options for a full-day, half-day or several hours of fun on the water.

Fiji Day Cruises


Captain Cook Cruises Fiji - Tivua Island Day Sail

Experience Tranquillity

Soak in the sights on a slow sail aboard the tall ships Ra Marama or Spirit of the Pacific to tiny Tivua island in the Mamanuca Islands.

Captain Cook Cruises twice-daily sails from Port Denarau are packed with plenty to eat and loads to do. Snorkel the island’s coral gardens, kayak around the island, or join the glass bottom boat, Fijian medicinal walk, seasonal bird, and turtle viewing tours. You can also book a dive on a nearby sunken wreck or a soothing spa massage while the Captain Kids Club keeps your kiddos entertained.

Learn more about Tivua Private Island Day Sail

Coral Cats Sailing Fiji

Customized Cruises for Your Island Getaway

A chartered cruise of the Mamanuca Islands is perfect for intimate groups wanting to snorkel, cruise or book in a surf tour.

With departures from Port Denarau, Coral Cats also offer island hopping, transfers and catering options, with two catamarans and a power boat for day charters.
There’s lots to discover with a personalized day cruise of the Mamanuca Islands; take a tailored excursion to a local island, dock for sunset drinks at one of many resort pubs or spoil your guests to some pre-wedding wanderlust!

Learn more about Coral Cats Sailing Fiji

Malamala Beach Club

Mamanuca's Premier Daytrip Destination

South Sea Cruises offers daytrips to this tiny drop of sandy perfection in the Mamanuca islands - just 25-minutes from Port Denarau.

The popular beach club features an Instagram-worthy infinity pool, private cabanas, complimentary water sports, and an attentive butler service standing by to ply you with delicious cocktails and canapes.

Malamala’s Pacific-infused a la carte menu bursts with tempting light bites and shared platters that’ll have your tastebuds doing flips. Paired with a delicious, curated cocktail by the pool, it is one of the most heavenly ways to unwind.

Ask about their daytrip discounts if you plan on follow-up trips.

Learn more about Malamala Beach Club

Beachcomber Island Resort

Day Cruising to a Tropical Oasis

Beachcomb in paradise with a day cruise to this popular island oasis, just 30 minutes from Port Denarau.

With a return launch transfer, the cruise includes morning and afternoon tea and scrumptious beach buffet.
You can enjoy a half or full day cruise, and there’s lots to do with non-motorized activities, fish feeding, coral viewing, snorkelling and other fun activities.

Learn more about Beachcomber Island Resort

South Sea Island

Island Retreat: South Sea Cruises' Signature Paradise

South Sea Cruises promises a fun-filled day of slow living in style at their signature island.

A comfortable catamaran cruise from Nadi’s Port Denarau is guided by a history lesson of local villages, islands, and landscapes.

In 30 minutes, you’re at South Sea Island where you can play all day on their submarine rides, snorkelling, diving, kayaking and motorized water sports.

Together with gourmet meals, a swimming pool, bar and other fun in the sun facilities, there’s lots to do and relax on.

Learn more about South Sea Island

Sailing Fiji

Up north, Sailing Fiji provides natural and culinary adventures from Taveuni – Fiji’s fourth largest island and a haven of flora, fauna, and waterfalls! 

A chartered cruise on their 45’ luxury carbon fiber catamaran, Looping, can be packaged with a stay at Vacala Bay Resort, for a truly immersive land-and-water escape. 

This Northern region is an authentic slice of older Fiji and has many charming quirks, including the international date line splitting Taveuni into different calendar days.

Whales Tale

Secluded Luxury: Schooner Island Day Cruise Experience

Enjoy airy cabins, a fully stocked bar, spacious lounging, and dining on this 100 ft vessel, as you cruise to the private Schooner Island in the Mamanuca Group.

More delicious cuisine and the magnificent ocean await for a day of diving, snorkelling, fish-feeding, water scoots, island massages and other memorable indulgences on this secluded spot.

Back on board, the sunset deck is the perfect place to wind down with a champagne or two as you cruise back to Port Denarau.

Learn more about Whales Tale

Fiji Surf Co

Surf, Sail, and Explore: Thundercloud Adventure Cruise

Fiji Surf Co’s 42ft sailing trimaran offers a mobile base for an action-packed adventure on the water.

Generous decking and canopies, sleeping cabins and galley offer lots of space to sightsee and a collection of stand-up paddle boarding, snorkelling gear, kayaks and jet skis to play on.

The itinerary options can include either a cruise to beautiful beaches or sand bars, remote reefs and islands or an anchor off Fiji’s iconic surf breaks at Tavarua and Namotu.  Fiji Surf also run charted surf, snorkelling and fishing trips on their smaller fleet of boats.

Thundercloud is departs from Sonaisali, outside Nadi.

Learn more about Fiji Surf Co

Yanuca Island

Yanuca Island

Discover Beqa Lagoon

A cruise to Yanuca Island takes you over beautiful Beqa Lagoon – famed for abundant coral reefs and the firewalking skills of nearby Beqa Islanders.  

Yanuca Island itself offers a spectacular spread of marine life and visitors will enjoy snorkelling and diving these clear blue waters. 

Day cruises and charters are available through Pacific Harbour Ocean & Island Excursions.

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