Pacific Islands Flights

Flights via the Pacific Islands

Travelling round the world via the Pacific Islands is a relatively new trend which has taken the travelling world by storm. Flights via the Pacific Islands has risen in popularity due to their pristine beaches, friendly locals and easy to add on stopovers. Taken as a beach break when visiting Australia and New Zealand back in the day, the Pacific Islands have now become a destination in itself.

The Pacific Islands are made up of three groups. Melanesia includes the islands of New Guinea (the combination of Papua New Guinea, Maluka, Papua and West Papua), New Caledonia, Torres Strait Islands, Vanuatu, Fiji and the Solomon Islands and are the most popular of the Pacific Islands for gap year travellers.

Micronesia includes the Northern Marianas, Guam, Wake Island, Palau, Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Nauru and the Federated State of Micronesia with some only accessible via private charter.

Polynesia includes New Zealand, the Hawaiian Islands, Rotuma, Midway Islands, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu, the Cook Islands, Wallis and Futuna, Tokelau, Niue, French Polynesia and Easter Island. Polynesia has the best links to North and South America.

If you want to go round the world via the Pacific Islands then why not check out the great ways to include them on your round the world ticket.