Fiji is about to embark on a new era of high-end cruise experiences as Captain Cook Cruises Fiji bids farewell to their beloved vessel, MV Reef Endeavour, and eagerly welcomes their newest addition, MS Caledonian Sky. This luxury expedition small ship promises to elevate and expand the pioneering expeditions that Reef Endeavour has undertaken since the late 1990s, setting the stage for unparalleled adventures in the stunning waters of Fiji, Tonga, and Samoa.
The arrival of MS Caledonian Sky signifies the dawn of a new chapter in small ship luxury expedition cruising in Fiji. Passengers can expect a remarkable transformation in on-board facilities, comfort, and service standards, along with an expanded expedition team and an array of exclusive itineraries. The vessel will venture into the most remote and breathtaking parts of Fiji, Tonga, and Samoa, ensuring an unforgettable journey for all who come aboard.
While bidding farewell to MV Reef Endeavour is a bittersweet moment for Captain Cook Cruises Fiji, they take pride in the vessel’s remarkable contributions over the years. The journeys aboard Reef Endeavour have been filled with the unique Bula spirit that Fiji is renowned for, guiding passengers through some of the most remote regions on the planet. From serenades by the poolside to stargazing on the top deck and savoring delicious cocktails at the bar, Reef Endeavour has truly celebrated the best of Fiji. The final cruise of this beloved ship among the beautiful Fiji Islands will take place on November 4th, 2023. Passengers are encouraged not to miss this last opportunity to cruise aboard Reef Endeavour in Fiji.
As passengers bid adieu to Reef Endeavour, they can eagerly anticipate the luxury expedition cruising experience aboard MS Caledonian Sky. Whether relaxing on a private balcony or exploring fabulous remote locations guided by the expanded expedition team in one of the ship’s 10 Zodiacs, guests will revel in the comfort and elegance provided by the vessel. MS Caledonian Sky will grant access to remote locations that are otherwise unreachable, showcasing dazzling reefs, gorgeous beaches, and captivating cultural visits to exclusive islands. The voyage will be enriched with thrilling activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, hiking, ocean swimming, and PADI 5-star diving. Moreover, passengers will have the rare opportunity to swim with whales during the whale migration in Tonga.
Captain Cook Cruises Fiji has spared no effort in enhancing the onboard experience for passengers. An expanded team of marine biologists and cultural experts will offer personalized guiding and engaging onboard lectures, providing deeper insights into the cultures of Fiji and the Pacific, as well as the region’s rich marine life and ecosystems. Guests can choose to dine al fresco or in the elegant dining room, while two sophisticated lounges and a panoramic Sky Deck offer ample spaces for relaxation and socializing.
The deck and cabin plan of MS Caledonian Sky is designed to offer exceptional spaciousness and comfort. With 57 well-appointed suites boasting ocean views across four decks, each suite features a sitting room area, and nearly half of them come with private balconies. The suites provide a high level of comfort, featuring en-suite bathrooms with country-style wash basins, hot towel racks, vanity units with sinks, and walk-in showers and/or bath tubs. Furthermore, each suite is equipped with walk-in or spacious wardrobes, a dressing table with a large mirror and stool or desk, a mini-fridge, a flat-screen television, a telephone, a programmable electronic safe, a hairdryer, assorted toiletries, air conditioning and heating, bottled water, dressing gowns, and slippers.
Captain Cook Cruises Fiji is honored to welcome MS Caledonian Sky, which represents a new level of experience never before seen in Fiji. Building on the company’s legacy of providing exceptional educational, cultural, and adventurous experiences, the arrival of this luxury vessel introduces an elevated level of comfort. Passengers will have the opportunity to visit classrooms of smiling Fijian children in remote villages, hike magnificent landscapes with the crew, and even partake in coral planting to ensure the preservation of Fiji’s abundant marine life for future generations. Captain Cook Cruises Fiji strives to make every moment of passengers’ time with them meaningful, rewarding, inspiring, and connected. They eagerly await the arrival of guests aboard MS Caledonian Sky for an extraordinary journey through the enchanting waters of Fiji and beyond.