38 days in South Pacific Itinerary

38 days in South Pacific Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Pacific trip itinerary builder

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Kolonia, Federated States of Micronesia
— 3 nights
2
Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia
— 1 night
3
Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia
— 2 nights
4
Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
— 2 nights
5
Tarawa Atoll, Republic of Kiribati
— 3 nights
6
Majuro, Marshall Islands
— 3 nights
7
Yaren, Nauru
— 3 nights
8
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
— 2 nights
9
Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands
— 1 night
10
Rota, Northern Mariana Islands
— 2 nights
11
Koror, Palau
— 2 nights
12
Airai, Palau
— 1 night
13
Tumon, Guam
— 3 nights

S M T W T F S
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13

3
nights

Kolonia ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kepirohi Waterfall and Mt. Pwusehn Malek. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nan Madol and Pohnpaid Petroglyphs.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kolonia online holiday planner.

San Francisco, USA to Kolonia is an approximately 28-hour flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Kolonia, you'll lose 19 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in January; daily highs in Kolonia reach 87°F and lows reach 77°F. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for Kosrae.

Things to do in Kolonia

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Sokehs Rock ©
Sokehs Rock
Nan Madol ©
Nan Madol
Kepirohi Waterfall ©
Kepirohi Waterfall

1
night

Kosrae ©
On the 7th (Thu), delve into the lush surroundings at Yela Valley Ka Forest, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Blue Hole, then explore the ancient world of Lelu, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Green Banana Paper Company.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kosrae trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Kolonia to Kosrae takes 3 hours. January in Kosrae sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to fly to Chuuk.

Things to do in Kosrae

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Lelu ©
Lelu
Green Banana Paper Company ©
Green Banana Paper Company

2
nights

Chuuk ©
Explore the giant atoll of Chuuk, a state of Micronesia encompassing many tiny islands dotted along the outer barrier reef.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the activities along Truk Lagoon.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Chuuk fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Kosrae to Chuuk by flight takes about 6 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kosrae to Chuuk. In January in Chuuk, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 78°F at night. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yap.

Things to do in Chuuk

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Kuop Atoll ©
Kuop Atoll
Truk Lagoon ©
Truk Lagoon

2
nights

Yap ©
Yap or Wa′ab traditionally refers to an island located in the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean, a part of the Federated States of Micronesia. On the 10th (Sun), take in the views from Colonia Bridge, stroll through Tamilyog Trail, explore the galleries of The Ethnic Art Institute of Micronesia, then explore the ancient world of Stone Money, and finally steep yourself in history at Japanese Zeros. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Sunset Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Yap travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Chuuk to Yap takes 13 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Yap can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Mon) before leaving for Tarawa Atoll.

Things to do in Yap

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Stone Money ©
Stone Money
Japanese Zeros ©
Japanese Zeros
Sunset Park ©
Sunset Park

3
nights

Tarawa Atoll ©
The capital of Kiribati, Tarawa Atoll has an administrative and cultural importance to the country as a whole and deserves to be explored by those visiting the islands.
On the 17th (Sun), stroll through Ambo Island, then get advice or help at Kiribati National Library and Archives, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart Cathedral, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Building.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tarawa Atoll day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Yap to Tarawa Atoll takes 120 hours. Traveling from Yap to Tarawa Atoll, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in Tarawa Atoll can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Majuro.

Things to do in Tarawa Atoll

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Parliament Building ©
Parliament Building

3
nights
Majuro, Marshall Islands

Majuro ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cathedral of the Assumption and Majuro Bridge.

Plan a trip to Majuro easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Tarawa Atoll to Majuro takes 12 hours. January in Majuro sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 79°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Fri) before leaving for Yaren.

Things to do in Majuro

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Arno Atoll ©
Arno Atoll
Alele Museum and Public Library ©
Alele Museum and Public Library

3
nights
Yaren, Nauru

Yaren ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Buada Lagoon and Central Plateau. Step out of the city life by going to Anibare Bay and Moqua Well.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Yaren journey planning website.

Explore your travel options from Majuro to Yaren with the Route module. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Saipan.

Things to do in Yaren

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Anibare Bay ©
Anibare Bay
Buada Lagoon ©
Buada Lagoon
Central Plateau ©
Central Plateau

2
nights
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

Saipan ©
As the largest of Northern Mariana Islands, Saipan represents an important entry port in the archipelago.
On the 27th (Wed), head off the coast to Managaha Island, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saipan Katori Shrine, then stroll through Landing Beach, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Old Man By The Sea. On the next day, see Let's Go Tour Company, stroll through Ladder Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Micro Beach, and finally head outdoors with Sea Touch.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Saipan online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Yaren to Saipan in 47 hours. The time zone changes from Nauru Time to Chamorro Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. In January in Saipan, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 75°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tinian.

Things to do in Saipan

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Landing Beach ©
Landing Beach
Saipan Katori Shrine ©
Saipan Katori Shrine
Let's Go Tour Company ©
Let's Go Tour Company

1
night
Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands

Tinian ©
Tinian--now home to around 3,000 people--was the site of a ferocious battle between Japanese and Allied forces during World War II.
On the 30th (Sat), stroll through Chulu Beach, make a trip to Suicide Cliff (Tinian), then delve into the distant past at House of Taga, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Taga Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Tachogna Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tinian travel itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Saipan to Tinian. In January, daytime highs in Tinian are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Rota.

Things to do in Tinian

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
House of Taga ©
House of Taga
Suicide Cliff (Tinian) ©
Suicide Cliff (Tinian)

2
nights
Rota, Northern Mariana Islands

Rota ©

The Friendly Island

Vacations in Rota may not be as popular as trips to its larger neighbor, Saipan, and the World War II site of Tinian.
On the 31st (Sun), see what you can catch with Rota Scuba Center Rubin and then contemplate the long history of Old Japanese Cannon.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Rota vacation maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tinian to Rota. In January, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 76°F. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Koror.

Things to do in Rota

Outdoors · Adventure · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 1:
Highlights from your plan
Rota Scuba Center Rubin ©
Rota Scuba Center Rubin

2
nights
Koror, Palau

Koror ©
Once Palau's capital, Koror remains by far the country's most populous town and offers plenty of options for tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the activities along Milky Way, then explore and take pictures at Rock Islands Southern Lagoon, then browse the exhibits of Belau Art Gallery, and finally identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at Omkar Yoga Palau, contemplate the waterfront views at German Channel, delve into the distant past at Stone Monoliths, then step off the mainland to explore Rock Islands, and finally explore the gorgeous colors at Mandarin Fish Lake.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Koror online trip maker.

Fly from Rota to Koror in 6.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in February, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Airai.

Things to do in Koror

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Mandarin Fish Lake ©
Mandarin Fish Lake
German Channel ©
German Channel
Shark Diving

1
night
Airai, Palau

Airai ©
On the 4th (Thu), explore and take pictures at Kaigun Sho, WWII Japanese Communications Center, admire all the interesting features of Airai Bai, step off the mainland to explore Babeldaob Island, then get a sense of history and politics at Palau National Congress, and finally explore the activities along Big Drop-off.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Airai online journey planner.

Airai is just a stone's throw from Koror. In February, daily temperatures in Airai can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Tumon.

Things to do in Airai

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Big Drop-off ©
Big Drop-off
Babeldaob Island ©
Babeldaob Island
Palau National Congress ©
Palau National Congress

3
nights
Tumon, Guam

Tumon
Lazing on the beach and cooling off in the clear water remain the most popular things to do in Tumon, the busiest resort town in Guam.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Ypao Beach Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tumon Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Piti Bomb Holes Preserve, then contemplate the long history of Fort Nuestra Senora de la Soledad, and finally admire the sheer force of Tarzan Falls. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Dulce Nombre de Maria Cathedral Basilica, look for all kinds of wild species at Valley of the Latte Adventure Park, then push the limits with Skydive Guam, then kick back and relax at Fai Fai Beach, and finally make a trip to Two Lovers Point.

Plan a trip to Tumon easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Airai to Tumon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Tumon can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tumon

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Fort Nuestra Senora de la Soledad
Fort Nuestra Senora de la Soledad
Valley of the Latte Adventure Park ©
Valley of the Latte Adventure Park
Skydive Guam ©
Skydive Guam