The mystery of the islands of Papua New Guinea comes alive on this 15-day Silversea Expedition journey aboard the Silver Discoverer. Departing from Koror in Palau, you’ll enjoy a restful day at sea before spending the next few days experiencing the culture and attractions of Vanimo, Ali Island, and the tiny village of Kopar. On the volcanic island of Garove, you’ll learn about local copra and cocoa production, and visit Widu, a village set inside a caldera. The former provincial capital of Rabaul is also within the caldera of a giant volcano, and after visiting the town, you’ll learn more about the area’s fascinating geological history at the Volcano Observatory. Crossing over into the Solomon Islands, you’ll soak up the beautiful beaches and rich marine life of the Njari and Pavuvu Islands, before disembarking at culturally diverse Guadalcanal.