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South Pacific Coral Discoverer South Pacific Cruise Reviews

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1-10 of 4 South Pacific Coral Discoverer South Pacific Cruise Reviews


Review for Coral Discoverer to South Pacific

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2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We booked this 12 night cruise from Cairns to Papua New Guinea some 18 months before departure. Previously we had used the same company for a cruise from Broome to Darwin. Both cruises are quite expensive. We felt value for money wise and adventure wise that the trip from Broome to Darwin was far superior. On the PNG islands trip "The place time forgot" we felt that it was too much of the ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Great Itinerary; Disappointing Boat

Review for Coral Discoverer to South Pacific

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6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Don't be deceived by the pristine white image of the Coral Discoverer as seen on their web site, likewise the Coral Xplorer. This ship is showing it's age - due for a much needed refit in the near future I believe. The present grey/white external livery does nothing to make you feel a buzz of pride when you first board her. Rust patches appear all over and the metal work is far from shiny. ...
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Sail Date: February 2016

Unforgettable Voyage (Cairns/Rabaul)

Review for Coral Discoverer to South Pacific

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2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This was a most memorable journey taking us to places we could never have visited independently. Visits to remote islands and villages with all the local protocol and activities were the absolute highlight, apart from beautiful snorkelling opportunities (scuba-diving and kayaking were also possible). The atmosphere on the ship was very friendly; the small number of passengers helped. The entire ...
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Sail Date: November 2015

A fabulous expedition around Papua New Guinea

Review for Coral Discoverer to South Pacific

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2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We boarded Coral Princess Lines` `Ocean Discoverer`at Cairns for a 25 day voyage around the remote part of Melanesia - Papua New Guinea, Raja Ampat and the Spice Islands before returning to Darwin. It was a fascinating and action-packed adventure. I believe the ship is unique in having a landing craft at the stern (the Xplorer), which you board from the deck and is then hydraulically lowered ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

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