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Blue Lagoon Cruises

Price from £597 per person

Take a magical journey through the outer Mamanuca Islands and the remote Yasawa Islands, a chain of 20 ancient volcanic islands. The southern islands have dramatic elevations with summits just short of 600 metres, further north around the Blue lagoon area are picture postcard tropical island paradises with long white sandy beaches fringed by swaying coconut palms and crystal clear waters. With shorter periods of cruising there is now more time spent enjoying the many magnificent locations where Blue Lagoon anchors.

MV Fiji Princess

MV Fiji Princess is a 60 metre (174 ft) catamaran with 34 air-conditioned cabins. There are 4 deck levels with lounging areas spread throughout the wrap-around sundecks and accommodation on the first 3 decks.
Relax with a cocktail from the island bar on the open sky deck and enjoy spectacular views of the ocean and islands.

The excellent on board amenities include:

  • a dining saloon
  • spacious upper deck lounge bar
  • a shaded sky deck bar
  • sun loungers
  • boutique
  • beauty spa
  • swimming pool
  • four sun decks
  • on board non-motorised water toys.

 Each cabin features a private ensuite, DVD/TV system, vanity table and hair dryer, soft towels and fragrant soaps. All cabins are above the waterline and features large windows with ocean views.

The Orchard Deck

The Orchid Deck has 12 cabins averaging approximately 13 square metres (142 sq ft) in size, with double or twin beds.

The Frangipani Deck

The Frangipani Deck has 16 cabins averaging approximately 13 square metres (142 sq ft) in size with double or twin beds and 4 with triple and double/single bed configurations. Maximum 3 people per cabin.

The Hibiscus Deck 

The Hibiscus Deck has 6 cabins averaging 11 square metres (117 sq ft) in size with double or twin beds.

3 Day / 3 Night Cruise

Departs Port Denarau every Friday at 3.00pm on ‘MV Fiji Princess’.
Returns Port Denarau every Monday at 3.00pm (Exclusive Transfer from Fiji Princess to Port Denarau departs 1:45pm)

FRIDAY
Bula! Welcome aboard Blue Lagoon Cruises. Set sail aboard Fiji Princess and enjoy afternoon tea as we head out from Port Denarau for the outer Mamanucas. The first overnight anchorage is in a gorgeous secluded location at Modriki Island. Have you seen the Tom Hanks’ movie ‘Castaway’? Modriki is the very island that stars so well in this movie! Settle into your cabin then be welcomed aboard with the cruise briefing.
On arrival there is time for a swim in the stunning azure waters or go ashore to explore the deserted island. Enjoy cocktails served with canapés on the Sun Deck (usually ‘Sunset’ deck) as you look out over the tranquil waters between the islands. Tonight enjoy the Captain’s Welcome dinner, an a-la-carte menu served in the dining saloon and entertainment provided by our talented singing, dancing, guitar playing crew! Don’t forget to wander to the upper deck to see the magnificent array of stars in the night sky.
Anchorage MODRIKI ISLAND 

SATURDAY
Coffee is brewing and the breakfast preparation underway. An early morning swim in the azure waters anyone?
Fiji Princess sets sail for the days exploring the southern Yasawa Islands. At your leisure enjoy a’ la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking along with the buffet of fresh tropical fruits, yogurts, cereals, fruit juices, tea and coffee.
Sea conditions permitting we have a very special stop this morning where the brave will get to 'swim with the sharks' at our secret reef location. Of course they are only Reef Sharks but they still make for a great snorkel experience!
Cruise on to the waters around Naviti and into Soso Bay. En route a presentation about the important work of the Vinaka Fiji Trust and its volunteers assisting the people of the Yasawas to improve their standard of living with Education, Sustainable Communities and Marine Research programmes.
A tasty lunch is served on board before heading ashore for a visit to the chiefly village of Soso, one of the local schools that the “Vinaka Fiji Trust” assists with teacher aid programmes is on offer. If you prefer to head off snorkelling, diving (optional extra) or kayaking, that’s not a problem! Or perhaps lazing on the sun deck is more in order. .
A sport fishing trip is also on offer at this location to guests interested in trying to catch the big ones on the outer reef (optional at own cost) with a local charter operator and fishing enthusiast who knows all the good spots!
Late afternoon there will be a presentation on the local history and legends giving an insight into early Yasawan life, maybe even from a village elder with tall tales and true of his people's lands.
Ease into the evening with cocktails served at the Sun Deck, followed by dinner. It is 'Thali' buffet dinner tonight – featuring exquisite Indian dishes. Help yourself to the fancy dress box and put on your boogie shoes as it is 'Bollywood Dancing' after dinner on the upper deck, complete with Bollywood movies on the big screen.
Anchorage SOSO BAY 

SUNDAY
Sunday in Fiji is very genuinely respected as a day of rest so we pretty much follow suit. There is however a special opportunity to attend a village church service. So you can start the day with a cup of coffee and tasty breakfast or get in first with an early morning swim…. Or just take it easy with a Sunday sleep-in!
You will find an island village church service to be a very moving experience. Generally all in Fijian but still the atmosphere, the singing and the uniqueness of where you are will fix a place in your memories of Fiji. On board join the Chef for today’s Fijian cooking lesson. Help prepare, cook and enjoy some of the dishes being prepared for today’s lunch – grilled fish, root crops, and Fijian spinach! Lunch is served on board as we cruise.
This afternoon a side excursion is available for those feeling fit and energetic! There is a guided climb conducted by a Fijian from the local village up to the summit of the Yasawas’ highest peak. It is quite a climb but taken at a steady pace and the view out over the islands from the top is spectacular! (A good level of fitness and proper footwear is required for this activity.) For those remaining on board a relaxed afternoon with all the various water options on offer – swim, snorkel, head for the beach.
Enjoy cocktails served with canapés on the Sunset Deck. Asian theme buffet is on offer this evening with a range of dishes from the East. Bingo anyone? Held in the dining room with lots of laughs and some good prizes! Or head to the upper deck for a quiet drink or two. Our staff will muster up some gentle tunes to set the mood.
Anchorage off WAYA ISLAND 

MONDAY
Care to help catch dinner? An early morning fishing trip is on offer with the crew. At your leisure enjoy a la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking along with the buffet of fresh tropical fruits, yogurts, cereals, fruit juices, tea and coffee.
We'll then depart Waya Island and cruise to one the most beautiful and remote island groups seen on your cruise.
As Fiji Princess winds her way between the reefs into the central lagoon you’ll be sure you have got lost in paradise. The Sacred Islands (Vanua Levu & Navadra Island) are our destination – wander the beaches, paddle in the lagoons, just enjoy the feeling of being in this beautiful part of the world!
After lunch on board it is time for your departure. The high speed catamaran will rendezvous for the private transfer to Port Denarau for Blue Lagoon guests. Vinaka and farewell! 

*These itineraries as published serves as a guide only. Blue Lagoon Cruises Limited reserves the absolute right to cancel, amend or reschedule any cruise vessel, cruise itinerary, shore excursion or any other service necessary in the interests of operational necessity and/or passengers’ safety and/or well being. Cruise times, itineraries and activities are subject to sea and weather conditions.

4 Day / 4 Night Cruise

Departs Port Denarau Monday at 12.15pm (Exclusive Transfer joins Fiji Princess in Sacred Islands 1:30pm)
Returns Port Denarau Friday at 10.00am on ‘MV Fiji Princess’ 

MONDAY
You'll board a high speed catamaran at Denarau and make your way up through the Yasawas to rendezvous with Fiji Princess. BULA and welcome! Check in then enjoy lunch onboard.
You'll start out at the Sacred Islands, providing a breathtaking backdrop. The rest of the day is spent here enjoying these idyllic tropical islands, feeling very special because we are the only ones there!
This afternoon you can learn the art of Fiji High Tea: learn how to make roti in loaloa and enjoy with lemon tea.
Back on board it's happy hour at the bar, cocktails, cold beers and wines on the upper deck. Cocktails can be won in the coconut bowls competition!
Tonight enjoy the Captain’s Dinner welcoming our new arrivals into the Blue Lagoon family – an a-la-carte menu served in the dining saloon and entertainment provided by our talented singing, dancing, guitar playing crew!
Anchorage in the lagoon of the SACRED ISLANDS 

TUESDAY
At your leisure enjoy a la carte breakfast. Depart for a full mornings cruising past several of the larger islands and their many beautiful bays. Relax on board – check out the library or perhaps a gloriously indulgent visit to the Spa. Our destination today is the famed Blue Lagoon. This superb stretch of water is ringed by islands creating the lagoon that is filled with fascinating coral reefs seen easily from above through the crystal clear waters.
And one of those islands is Blue Lagoon Cruises very own private island beach. Watch as the crew position the vessel right up to the beach and tie her off to the coconut trees! Lunch is served on board whilst on shore the private beach club Fiji style awaits. Sun loungers, onshore massage, a bar, beach volleyball. Swimming, snorkeling, fish feeding trip, glass bottom boat trip or just wander along to a secluded stretch of beach and top up the tan. On shore a coconut demonstration – how to climb that palm, get the coconut and husk them. Fresh coconut milk straight from the coconut for afternoon tea!
Diving for both novices and experienced divers can be pre-booked for this location. There are many awesome dive sites within easy reach.
Happy hour is served on shore from the beach the bar along with canapes. Tonight is a very special night with a traditional “Lovo” meal. The food is cooked underground in a specially prepared pit. Watch the unearthing of the “Lovo” and be tantalized by the smells. The dining room tonight is on the beach under the coconut palms and the tropical stars.
Following dinner is a fantastic meke with singing, dancing and story telling by a group of local villagers come to share their fun with Blue Lagoon guests.
Anchorage BLUE LAGOON 

WEDNESDAY
The azure waters will tempt you to an early morning swim. Dive off the boat, head ashore to the beach or paddle a kayak in the surrounding tranquil waters.
Sit down to an a’ la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking along with the buffet of fresh tropical fruits, yogurts, cereals, fruit juices, tea and coffee.
Most of the day is at leisure here at the island, laze around or take part in any of these great Fijian experience activities. All of the islands activities are on offer again today plus a few extra special ones:

  • An easy guided walk along the beach and up over the hill to the other side of the island is offered this morning. The views out across the Blue Lagoon make it well worthwhile. You'll see village gardens, local island residences and arrive at the 'very local' Lo's Tea Shop on the beach! Enjoy Lo's famous cakes and browse the shell market. A water taxi whisks you back to the vessel.
  • Basket weaving - make your own or perhaps a hat!
  • A Fijian woodcarver will show you how to carve your own kava bowl.
  • Diving for the experienced and first time divers. A guided 'Reef Safari' snorkeling trip is on offer today visiting four sites in the lagoon - each of them featuring different and unique corals. Don't miss the giant cabbage!

A delicious buffet lunch is served in the dining bure on shore before it’s back on board. Fiji Princess heads North to our next destination, the mystical island of Sawa-i-Lau. Afternoon tea is served on board as we cruise.
On arrival we set off on a private guided visit to the Sawa-I-Lau caves just close by. Steps rise from the shore up to the first cave. You can view it from the stairs or take to the water. A short swim through an underwater passage takes you into the second of these stunning limestone caves.
Partake in a very special evening visit to the village of Tamasua. A yaqona ceremony, a guided walk around the village and a Fiji village style 'feast' prepared and cooked by the village women. This is not a feast tailored for visitors but one exactly as the village would hold themselves for special occasions. Served outside if the weather is good you will be Fijian for the night, sitting on the mats, eating Fijian village food. The village will share their culture, their home with us for the evening.
Return to Fiji Princess for a movie night. Pull up a chair or a sun Lounger on our upper theatre deck, get a cold drink in hand and enjoy the one movie that just has to be shown on a Blue Lagoon Cruise – the classic 'Blue Lagoon' starring Brooke Shields.
Anchorage just off SAWA-I-LAU ISLAND 

THURSDAY
Fiji Princess heads on out of the bay bound for Drawaqa Island. At your leisure enjoy a la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking.
On arrival at our next beautiful anchorage our Marine Biologist joins us to tell you all about the local fish, marine life and the conservation work the Vinaka Fiji Volunteer team are doing in this area. If you are lucky enough to be here during the period May to October then an introduction to the magnificent Manta Rays, whose feeding ground is just nearby, will be included. Conditions permitting you will have the opportunity to snorkel with these magnificent creatures in small escorted groups. From October to April a guided 'Reef Safari' snorkelling tour is conducted to see the prolific corals, clams and marine life in this area. This is also a superb dive area and optional dives under expert instruction – perhaps your very first scuba dive can be booked. Certified divers well catered for as well! If getting wet is not your thing then also on board today, a basket weaving demonstration with the opportunity to make one or join the Chef in a cooking lesson and make the delicious dish 'kokoda'.
Dinner this evening is a barbecue served on the upper deck of the vessel – dining under the stars! A special feast and party night Fiji style to celebrate your time in the Yasawas. The bar is open and our resident DJ 'Fiji Afro Jack' spins the tunes on the upper deck. If you haven’t already learnt the Bula Bula dance you soon will.
Anchorage DRAWAQA ISLAND 

FRIDAY
An early start for the crew as unfortunately it is time to cruise for home and return to Port Denarau. Enjoy breakfast onboard as Fiji Princess cruises back toward home port.As we cruise back into Port Denarau you will be farewelled with a traditional Iselei from the crew, as your exploration of the beautiful Yasawa Islands comes to an end. Vinaka vaka levu and we hope to see you again! 

*This itinerary as published serves as a guide only. Blue Lagoon Cruises Limited reserves the absolute right to cancel, amend or reschedule any cruise vessel, cruise itinerary, shore excursion or any other service necessary in the interests of operational necessity and/or passengers’ safety and/or well being. Cruise times, itineraries and activities are subject to sea and weather conditions. 

7 Day / 7 Night Cruise

Departs Port Denarau every Friday at 3.00pm on ‘MV Fiji Princess’.
Returns Port Denarau Friday at 10.00am on ‘MV Fiji Princess’

FRIDAY
Bula! Welcome aboard Blue Lagoon Cruises. Set sail aboard Fiji Princess and enjoy afternoon tea as we head out from Port Denarau for the outer Mamanucas. The first overnight anchorage is in a gorgeous secluded location at Modriki Island. Have you seen the Tom Hanks’ movie ‘Castaway’? Modriki is the very island that stars so well in this movie! Enjoy cocktails served with canapés on the Sun Deck. Tonight enjoy the Captain’s Welcome dinner.
Anchorage MODRIKI ISLAND

SATURDAY
Fiji Princes sets sail for the days exploring the southern Yasawa Islands. At your leisure enjoy a’ la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking along with the buffet of fresh tropical fruits, yogurts, cereals, fruit juices, tea and coffee.
Sea conditions permitting we have a very special stop this morning where the brave will get to “swim with the sharks” at our secret reef location. Of course they are only Reef Sharks but they still make for a great snorkel experience!
A tasty lunch is served on board before heading ashore for a visit to the chiefly village of Soso, one of the local schools that the “Vinaka Fiji Trust” assists with teacher aid programmes is on offer.
Late afternoon there will be a presentation on the local history and legends of the area, giving an insight into early Yasawan life, maybe even from a village elder with tall tales and true of his people’s lands.
Ease into the evening with cocktails served at the Sun Deck, followed by dinner. It is ‘Thali’ buffet dinner tonight featuring exquisite Indian dishes. 
Anchorage SOSO BAY

SUNDAY
Sunday in Fiji is very genuinely respected as a day of rest so we pretty much follow suit. There is however a special opportunity to attend a village church service.
You will find an island village church service to be a very moving experience. Generally the service is all in Fijian language and the atmosphere, the singing and the uniqueness of where you are will fix the place in your memories of Fiji forever.
On board join the Chef for today’s Fijian cooking lesson. Help prepare, cook and enjoy some of the dishes being prepared for today’s lunch grilled fish, root crops and delicious Fijian spinach! Lunch served on board as we cruise.
This afternoon a side excursion is available for those feeling fit and energetic! There is a guided climb conducted by a Fijian from the local village up to the summit of the Yasawas’ highest peak.
Enjoy cocktails served with canapés on the Sunset Deck. Asian theme buffet is on offer this evening with a range of dishes from the East. 
Anchorage off WAYA ISLAND

MONDAY
We’ll then depart Waya Island and cruise to one the most beautiful and remote island groups seen on your cruise.
As Fiji Princess winds her way between the reefs into the central lagoon you’ll be sure you have got lost in paradise. The Sacred Islands (Vanua Levu & Navadra Island) are our destination. 
Lunch today is a picnic lunch for you to take ashore. We’ll provide you with a beach umbrella and a cool box with lunch and cool drinks. The rest is all yours shouldn’t be too hard to find a beautiful stretch of beach!
After lunch on board our 3 day guests will depart. The high-speed catamaran will rendezvous for the private transfer to Port Denarau for Blue Lagoon guests. Vinaka and farewell and a big BULA welcome to our 4-day guests from the same vessel who will check in and then enjoy lunch on board.
The Sacred Islands provide a breathtaking backdrop. The rest of the day is spent here enjoying these idyllic tropical islands, feeling very special because we are the only ones there!
This afternoon you can learn the art of Fiji High Tea: learn how to make roti in loaloa and enjoy with lemon tea.
Back on board it’s happy hour at the bar, cocktails, cold beers and wines on the upper deck. Cocktails can be won in the coconut bowls competition!
Tonight enjoy the Captain’s Dinner welcoming our new arrivals into the Blue Lagoon family. An a-la-carte menu is served in the dining saloon and entertainment provided by our talented singing, dancing, guitar playing crew!
Anchorage in the lagoon of the SACRED ISLANDS 

TUESDAY
Our destination today is the famed Blue Lagoon. This superb stretch of water is ringed by islands creating the lagoon that is filled with fascinating coral reefs seen easily from above through the crystal clear waters.
And one of those islands is Blue Lagoon Cruises very own private island beach. Watch as the crew position the Fiji Princess right up to the beach and tie her off to the coconut trees! Lunch is served on board whilst on shore the private beach club Fiji style awaits.
Hit the beach for some swimming and snorkelling. Enjoy a fish feeding trip, glass bottom boat trip or just wander along to a secluded stretch of beach and top up the tan. On shore you can watch a coconut demonstration on how to climb that palm, get the coconut and husk them and then taste fresh coconut milk straight from the coconut for afternoon tea!
Diving for both novices and experienced divers can be pre-booked for this location. There are many awesome dive sites within easy reach.
Happy hour is served on shore from the beach the bar along with canapes. Tonight is a very special night with a traditional “Lovo” meal. The food is cooked underground in a specially prepared pit. Watch the unearthing of the “Lovo” and be tantalized by the smells. 
Anchorage BLUE LAGOON 

WEDNESDAY
Sit down to an a’ la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking along with the buffet of fresh tropical fruits, yogurts, cereals, fruit juices, tea and coffee.
Most of the day is at leisure here at the island, laze around or take part in any of these great Fijian experience activities. All of the islands activities are on offer again today plus a few extra special ones!
A delicious buffet lunch is served in the dining bure on shore before it’s back on board. Fiji Princess heads North to our next destination, the mystical island of Sawa-i-Lau. Afternoon tea is served on board as we cruise.
On arrival we set off on a private guided visit to the Sawa-i-Lau caves just close by.
Partake in a very special evening visit to the village of Tamasua. Be welcomed with a ‘Yaqona’ ceremony, a guided walk around the village and a Fiji village style feast prepared and cooked by the village women. This is not a feast tailored for visitors but one exactly as the village would hold themselves for special occasions. Served outside if the weather is good you will be Fijian for the night, sitting on the mats, eating Fijian village food. The village will share their culture and their home with us for the evening.
Anchorage just off SAWA-I-LAU ISLAND 

THURSDAY
Fiji Princess heads on out of the bay bound for Drawaqa Island. At your leisure enjoy a’ la carte breakfast, cooked to your liking.
On arrival at our next beautiful anchorage our Marine Biologist joins us to tell you all about the local fish, marine life and the conservation work the Vinaka Fiji Volunteer team are doing in this area.
Dinner this evening is a barbecue served on the upper deck of the vessel dining under the stars! A special feast and party night Fiji style to celebrate your time in the Yasawas. 
Anchorage DRAWAQA ISLAND 

FRIDAY
An early start for the crew as unfortunately it is time to cruise for home and return to Port Denarau . Enjoy breakfast onboard as Fiji Princess cruises back toward home port. As we cruise back into Port Denarau you will be farewelled with a traditional Iselei from the crew, as your exploration of the beautiful Yasawa Islands comes to an end.
Vinaka vaka levu and we hope to see you again! 

Note: More detail of this cruise can be found in the itineraries of both the 3 Day and 4 Day Cruises!

*This itinerary as published serves as a guide only. Blue Lagoon Cruises Limited reserves the absolute right to cancel, amend or reschedule any cruise vessel, cruise itinerary, shore excursion or any other service necessary in the interests of operational necessity and/or passengers’ safety and/or well being. Cruise times, itineraries and activities are subject to sea and weather conditions..