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Flights from Honiara to Manaoba

Via Atoifi *Conditions apply
Travel Dates

All year round



one-way fares

Manaoba is a beautiful island with a narrow coastal plains interior located in the north eastern part of Malaita Province. The flight to Manaoba takes roughly about 1 hour from Honiara via Atoifi. The local airport is called Baenalua Airport and the gateway for number of surrounding islands. Aside from the lovely sea views, long stretches of white-sand beach are typical, offering a rustic feel and authentic Lau lagoon experience that embraces 60 artificial islands. As well as having a host of natural features to explore, Manaoba has an equally fascinating ethnic heritage. It’s a rare combination of being both an adventure island as well as a stronghold of ancient Melanesian traditions and cultures. If you’re in Manaoba you’ll wake up daily to amazing sunrises and live like the Solwata people of Malaita.  There is a vibrant open-air market in Lau lagoon which brings the community together where the Solwata people (the island people) trade with the bush people (the people who live on land). Lau Lagoon is also an incredible surfing playground with more than a dozen world class reef set ups.

Flights to Manaoba depart from Atoifi (15 minute flight).