14 days in Solomon Islands Itinerary

14 days in Solomon Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  11 h
1
Gizo, Ghizo Island
— 1 day
Fly:  1 h 45 min
2
Munda
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Uepi
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3 h
4
Russell Islands
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h
5
Rennell Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Makira Island
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Honiara, Guadalcanal Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Sydney

1
day
Gizo, Ghizo Island

Gizo ©
Gizo is the capital of the Western Province in Solomon Islands. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): contemplate the long history of Kennedy Island and then head off the coast to Ghizo Island.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Gizo visit website.

Sydney, Australia to Gizo is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Solomon Islands Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in December; daily highs in Gizo reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Munda.

Things to do in Gizo

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kennedy Island, Ghizo Island
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
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Ghizo Island ©
Ghizo Island
Kennedy Island ©
Kennedy Island

2
nights
Munda

Munda ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): explore the activities along Roviana Lagoon, stop by Kashi Maru, and then explore the striking landscape at Shark Point. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Skull Island and then head off the coast to Tetepare.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Munda trip app.

You can fly from Gizo to Munda in 3 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Uepi.

Things to do in Munda

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Skull Island
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 25:
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Roviana Lagoon ©
Roviana Lagoon
Tetepare ©
Tetepare

2
nights
Uepi

Uepi ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the activities along Marovo Lagoon.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Uepi online trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Munda to Uepi. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 27th (Thu), you're off to Russell Islands.

Things to do in Uepi

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:
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Marovo Lagoon ©
Marovo Lagoon

2
nights
Russell Islands

Russell Islands ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): head off the coast to Mborokua - Mary Island.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Russell Islands online travel planner.

Explore your travel options from Uepi to Russell Islands with the Route module. While traveling from Uepi, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Russell Islands, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 33°C. On the 29th (Sat), you're off to Rennell Island.

Things to do in Russell Islands

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Mborokua - Mary Island ©
Mborokua - Mary Island

2
nights
Rennell Island

Rennell Island ©
On the 30th (Sun), explore the activities along Lake Tegano.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rennell Island road trip planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Russell Islands to Rennell Island. You'll set off for Makira Island on the 31st (Mon).

Things to do in Rennell Island

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Tegano ©
Lake Tegano

1
night
Makira Island

Makira Island
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): head off the coast to Makira Island.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Makira Island day trip tool.

Explore your travel options from Rennell Island to Makira Island with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Honiara.

Things to do in Makira Island

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 1:

3
nights
Honiara, Guadalcanal Island

Honiara ©
The hustle and bustle of Honiara, the capital of Solomon Islands, provides a nice counterpoint to the slow pace and laid-back atmosphere in other areas of the country.
Take a break from the city and head to Mbonege Beach and Russell Islands. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Holy Cross Cathedral and Honiara Botanical Gardens. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Bonegi I and II, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Barnabas Anglican Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Guadalcanal American Memorial, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Honiara Central Market.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Honiara tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Makira Island to Honiara. You will leave for home on the 4th (Fri).

Things to do in Honiara

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Russell Islands
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 4:
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Honiara Botanical Gardens ©
Honiara Botanical Gardens
Holy Cross Cathedral ©
Holy Cross Cathedral
Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II