Credner islands are located just 30 minutes drive away from Kokopo Town . Some get banana boats from the town and go to the islands, some simply book a tour with all the luxuries and comfort. Either way this is a stunning spot to visit
Credner Islands is locally known as Little or Big Pigeon as they are 2 islands
Credner islands are partially populated. Little Pigeon is deserted, although some people sometimes simply live in a some sort of tent for a while and then move away again .
Snorkelling at Credner islands is the best in the area. Surrounded by reef around the island and accessible no matter the weather this is an ideal spot.
Most travel to Kokopo Town from Rabaul by car and then organise transport to the island
Big Pigeon island is lived on and have a village. This is not a tourist destination there are no tours to this place. But snorkelling and diving around Big Pigeon island is possible
It is possible to scuba dive around islands . read more here about the nearby wreck dive and also little critters found around islands underwater
This post have more photos from the land part of the island.
Papua New Guinea