14 days in Solomon Islands Itinerary

14 days in Solomon Islands Itinerary

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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 45 min
6
Honiara, Guadalcanal Island
— 4 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. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter the Apostle Catholic Cathedral Gizo, head off the coast to Kennedy Island, and then head off the coast to Ghizo Island.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Gizo route website.

Sydney, Australia to Gizo is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sydney to Gizo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Gizo: highs are around 36°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Munda.

Things to do in Gizo

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ghizo Island, Kennedy Island
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Ghizo Island ©
Ghizo Island
Kennedy Island ©
Kennedy Island
St Peter the Apostle Catholic Cathedral Gizo ©

2
nights
Munda

Munda ©
On the 24th (Mon), head off the coast to Tetepare and then steep yourself in history at Skull Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Roviana Lagoon, thenvisit Kashi Maru, and then explore the striking landscape at Shark Point.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Munda driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Gizo to Munda takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up 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
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Tetepare ©
Tetepare
Roviana Lagoon ©
Roviana Lagoon

2
nights
Uepi

Uepi ©
On the 26th (Wed), explore the activities along Marovo Lagoon.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Uepi trip website.

Explore your travel options from Munda to Uepi with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You'll set off for Russell Islands on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Uepi

Parks Nature
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Marovo Lagoon ©
Marovo Lagoon

2
nights
Russell Islands

Russell Islands ©
On the 28th (Fri), step off the mainland to explore Mborokua - Mary Island.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Russell Islands sightseeing planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Uepi to Russell Islands. Traveling from Uepi in December, you will find days in Russell Islands are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are a bit warmer (33°C). You'll set off for Rennell Island on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Russell Islands

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

2
nights
Rennell Island

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

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rennell Island online day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Russell Islands to Rennell Island with the Route module. On the 31st (Mon), you'll travel to Honiara.

Things to do in Rennell Island

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
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Lake Tegano ©
Lake Tegano

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Holy Cross Cathedral and St. Barnabas Anglican Cathedral. Take a break from the city and head to Mbonege Beach and Russell Islands. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Bonegi I and II, pause for some photo ops at Guadalcanal American Memorial, get engrossed in the history at Japanese War Memorial, and brush up on your military savvy at Vilu War Museum.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Honiara tour itinerary builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rennell Island to Honiara. In December, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 33°C. On the 4th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Honiara

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Russell Islands
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 4:
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Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II
Holy Cross Cathedral ©
Holy Cross Cathedral
St. Barnabas Anglican Cathedral ©
St. Barnabas Anglican Cathedral