Conflict Islands Cruise Ship Tours

CRUISE SHIP TOURS

The Conflict Islands offer a wide range of both marine and terrestrial cruise ship tours for those lucky enough to visit this magnificent tropical paradise on a cruise ship.

All cruise ship tours at The Conflict Islands are operated by the island management and booked through the cruise ship you are traveling with to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all passengers at all times. Our tour guides running the tours are all experienced PNG Nationals with extensive experience guiding tours ensuring the highest level of customer service and passenger experience. All of our experiences are very popular and we therefore recommend bookings are made well in advanced either online or when boarding your cruise ship to save disappointment. In some cases we do have availability to book cruise ship tours on island during your visit, please see our friendly activities centre team for availability on the day.

GLASS BOTTOM BOAT TOUR

Duration: 45 mins

Don’t be fooled by the name, the Conflict Islands are possibly the most peaceful place on Earth. They are also home to one of the world’s most biodiverse reef systems. And the easiest way to explore some of the best coral in the world is onboard a glass bottom boat.

Stay dry and relax under the shaded canopy as you watch the brilliant underwater world pass by beneath you. You’ll see a huge range of brightly coloured corals teeming with exotic fish and marine life. Your friendly tour guide will provide commentary on what you are seeing along the way.

Special Notes: To ensure your adventure is as enjoyable as possible please wear comfortable, flat-soled shoes, clothing appropriate to the weather conditions, bring a towel, a hat, bottled water and sunscreen.

Glass Bottom Boat Tour

CONFLICT ISLANDS CRUISE

Duration: 2 hrs

The Conflict Islands atoll is made up of 21, uninhabited, pristine tropical islands surrounded by a spectacular lagoon. It’s one of the most remote locations in the Coral Sea so you’re guaranteed to feel a million miles away from everyday life as you enjoy a scenic cruise around some of the islands in this beautiful, untouched corner of the world. Keep a look out for some of the islands marine inhabitants including turtles, dolphins and mantas rays playing in the pristine tropical waters.

Onboard the 80-foot Undersea Explorer, you can relax on the shaded top deck and bow or in the air-conditioned lounge while listening to informative commentary about the islands and the history of Milne Bay region. whilst enjoying complimentary drinks and snacks which include a freshly prepared local fresh fruit platter, home cooked banana bread and muffins, fruit juice, and of course tea, coffee and water.

Special Notes: To ensure your adventure is as enjoyable as possible please wear comfortable, flat-soled shoes, clothing appropriate to the weather conditions, bring a hat, bottled water and sunscreen that’s appropriate for use within a coral reef environment.
Conflict Islands Cruise Tour

PRIVATE BEACH PICNIC

Duration: 3 hrs 30 mins

Enjoy a short speed boat ride across the Conflict Islands atoll to a your own private beach, well away from the crowds. It’s will be a wonderful stereotype of the classic castaway island where white sand is shaded by coconut trees and lapped by crystal-clear tropical water. Enjoy stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, snorkeling or just swimming in the warm azure waters. Once settled, unpack your custom picnic including fresh island fruit, coconuts, prawns, a cheese-and-cracker platter, and sparkling white wine.

Special Notes: Please communicate any food allergies at the time of booking. To ensure your adventure is as enjoyable as possible please wear your swimsuit under your clothes, wear comfortable, flat-soled shoes, clothing appropriate to the weather conditions, bring a hat, bottled water and sunscreen that’s appropriate for use within a coral reef environment.

Private Beach Picnic Tour

TURTLE CONSERVATION TOUR (SEASONAL)

Duration: 45 mins

Take a tour of the Turtle Nursery where you will meet our adorable baby turtle hatchlings and be given the chance to interact and hand feed them using our specialised hatchling turtle formula. Our Turtle Rehabilitation and Conservation Team will provide informative commentary about the turtles and the important work done by the Conflict Island Conservation Initiative. You can also get involved in the conservation initiative yourself by adopting and naming your own turtle.

Special Notes: To ensure your adventure is as enjoyable as possible please wear comfortable, flat-soled shoes, clothing appropriate to the weather conditions, bring a hat, bottled water and sunscreen that’s appropriate for use within a coral reef environment.

Turtle Conservation Tour

REEF SNORKEL TOUR

Duration: 1 hr 15 mins

Welcome to the one of the most biodiverse marine ecosystems in the world – it’s safe to say, the snorkelling here is going to be pretty special. Join your local snorkel guide fora swim around the reef, pointing out the resident marine life including brightly coloured corals, exotic fish and maybe even a sea turtle or reef shark. You are also welcome to explore the reef at your own leisure. The custom-built swim platform, equipped with steps and ladders, provides easy access to and from the incredible underwater world. A lifeguard will keep watch from the 3-metre tower on the platform, so you can relax and focus on the amazing marine life.

 

PRIVATE BEACH BUNGALOW

Duration: Whole Day Up to 8 Hours

Enjoy a day of luxury in your very own private beach bungalow enjoying the best of what The Conflict Islands has to offer. Whether you enjoy relaxing in a hammock with your favourite book or swimming and snorkeling all day, a Private Beach Bungalow experience offers everything you could wish for making your day one you will never forget. With breathtaking views over the 21 islands in The Conflict Islands Atoll, each bungalow can accommodate up to a family of 4 and includes everything you need for the day. Bungalows are en-suite with a freshwater shower, hammocks, fully stocked bar fridge, water sports equipment upon request and of course your choice of lunch including fresh fruit, tea, coffee, water and so on throughout the day.

Conflict Islands Private Beach Bungalow