3 Night Explorer Cruise - Blue Lagoon Cruises

Modriki Island
3 Night Itinerary Map
Paddle Boarding
Relaxing on Deck
Sky Deck Dining
Fijian Dance
Back Decks & Splash Pool
Bar in Lounge

Set sail for the stunning Yasawa Islands on this Fiji Cruise from Blue Lagoon Cruises and experience 3 days of pure relaxation as you explore the South Pacific onboard MV Fiji Princess. Follow the original Blue Lagoon Cruise Itinerary that has been established for over 60 years.

Enjoy your days exploring a traditional Fijian village, visit Modriki Island as seen in the Tom Hanks film 'Castaway', and experience the awe and beauty of the Sacred Islands. Swimming, snorkelling, bush walking and coral viewing are also activities that can be enjoyed throughout your days, and nights are filled with magical Fijian songs and music as you sit back and enjoy dinner and let the crew entertain you.

All meals and cruise activities are included onboard. So what are you waiting for? Discover the beauty of the South Pacific as you cruise through the Yasawa Islands on your next adventure holiday or romantic getaway to Fiji.


Orchid Deck: Orchid Deck cabins are located on middle and upper levels with queen or twin beds. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.

Hibiscus Deck: These cabins are located on the lower level with queen or twin beds. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.

All Cabins Feature: air conditioning, a private ensuite, TV/DVD system, vanity, hair dryer, soft towels and fragrant soaps. All are above the waterline and feature large windows.

Family Cruises: On specified departure dates this cruise is open to families travelling with up to 2 children aged 5-13 years on the Hibiscus Deck and 0-13 years on the Orchid Deck. The family cruise rate includes 2x cabins with the 2nd cabin valid for 2 children (0-13yrs) or 1 adult + 1 child (0-13yrs) sharing.


The Chefs provide a variety of menus including a la carte meals, BBQs, smorgasboards and freshly made omelettes every morning. Special dietary requests can also be catered for with prior notice.


Day 1: Set sail this afternoon from Port Denarau to the outer Mamanucas. Enjoy afternoon tea before setting anchorage at Modriki Island, as seen in the Tom Hanks movie 'Castaway'. As the sun sets this evening, enjoy a few cocktails and canapes on the Sun Deck before attending the Captain's Welcome dinner accompanied by the ship's crew, singing and dancing the night away.

Day 2: Enjoy a swim or walk on the beach before or after breakfast before setting sail again. At a secret location, why not go snorkelling and swim with the Reef Sharks. Continue cruising through Soso Bay then after lunch after anchoring visit the chiefly village of Soso to learn about the village and meet the children who attend the local school. Enjoy evening cocktails before this evening's Indian themed 'Thali' buffet dinner and then dance the night away with Bollywood dancing including fancy dress and Bollywood movies.

Day 3: This morning after breakfast, there is the opportunity to attend a Fijian village church service, or perhaps join the cooking class with the Chef preparing the traditional dish 'Kokoda'. Enjoy the cruise to little Naukacuvu and Narara Islands and an afternoon of swimming and snorkelling after a traditional Sunday Roast lunch. Anchorage tonight is Naukacuvu Island. Sunset cocktails and canapes this evening are followed by tonight's Asian themed buffet dinner and a game of Bingo.

Day 4: Breakfast is at leisure this morning with the opportunity to swim, snorkel or kayak, while afterwards cruise through reefs and into the central lagoon towards The Sacred Islands. Stroll along the beautiful beaches or go for a paddle in the lagoon. Enjoy a delicious lunch on board before a high speed catamaran will transfer you back to Port Denarau.

**Course itineraries are indicative only. They are subject to changing operational requirements, wind, tide and weather.**

Itinerary Options

Diving: Can be arranged at check-in. Evidence of certification is required for anything other than an introductory dive.


  • Visit the film location of Cast Away
  • Snorkelling
  • Fijian Village church service
  • Cooking lesson
  • Modriki Island
  • Soso Bay
  • Naukacuvu Island
  • Sacred Islands


  • All Meals
  • Sparkling wine with breakfast daily
  • Reusable drink bottle and mineral water stations across each deck
  • Self-serve tea & coffee in main dining area
  • Guided shore excursions, entrance fees and activities
  • Use of snorkelling gear
  • Scheduled cruise entertainment
  • Free WiFi in the lounge bar & outdoor decks
  • Stocked mini-bar on departure day only
  • Beach Tote and Sulu (sarong)
  • Additional Inclusions for travel from 01 April 2024:
  • Sunset Hour on selected nights with canapes and discounted drinks
  • Captains Welcome on selected night
  • Malamala Beach Club Day Pass
  • Use of stand up paddle boards
  • Return transfers between Port Denarau and selected locations pre & post cruise

Vessel Details

MV Fiji Princess is a 60 metre catamaran with 32 air-conditioned cabins. There are 4 deck levels with lounging areas spread throughout the wrap-around sundecks and accommodation on the first 3 decks.

Facilities: Sundecks, lounge bar with DJ Station and wide screen TV, Barista coffee machine, Free WiFi available where reception allows, dining saloon, exercylces, swimming pool, beauty spa, boutique and guest laundry.


Departs: Friday 3.00pm from Port Denarau (check in 60 minutes prior to departure)
Returns: Monday 3.00pm. Exclusive transfer from Fiji Princess to Port Denarau departs 2.00pm

Additional Info

Children: 14 years and over are welcome on this cruise year round. Children 0-13 years are welcome during Family Cruise dates only.
Excludes: Drinks, optional tours, personal purchases
Alcohol: Passengers are not permitted to bring their own alcohol onboard the vessel. Receipted storage facilities are available at our departure lounge
Fuel Surcharge: Currently F$10 pp (subject to change)
What to Bring: Soft soles shoes for walking, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, smart casual clothing
Operated By: Blue Lagoon Cruises