Our schedule is designed to line up with the most common international flights arriving into Honiara.
If you need assistance booking additional nights at a local hotel, just let us know and we can help you make arrangements.
We will organize an airport or hotel transfer on your embarkation/disembarkation dates.
The vessel boards at 6pm on the first day of the trip.
Arriving by air on the first day of the trip: Most flights arrive into Honiara between 12pm and 4pm. Guests will be met at the airport by our local guide. Guests will be initially transported to a local hotel where they can relax and purchase refreshments prior to their departure. Final pick up is at 6:00pm and guests will be transported to the pick up dock to meet the vessel crew.
Staying at a local hotel on the first day of the trip: Pick up time is between 5pm and 6pm at the front desk of the hotel.
The vessel arrives in Honiara by 8am on the last day of the trip.
Flying out on final day of the trip: Most flights depart Honiara between 2pm and 5pm. Guests will be initially transferred to a local hotel where they can spend the day and relax. Luggage can be secured at the Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau. Day Rooms (which include pool use and shower facilities) are available for an additional charge and may be pre-arranged with our reservations manager. A half day local tour of Honiara may also be organized through our reservations manager at an additional fee. Guests will be picked up at the hotel 3 hours prior to their flight departure and transported to the airport for their flight out.
Staying at a local hotel on the final day of the trip: Guests will be transported directly to their hotel, where they can make arrangements to store their luggage for the day. Most hotels have a day use fee for early arrivals.