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Australia & New Zealand Odyssey With Opera House & Blue Mountains

29 nights from £3549pp

  • FREE Sydney Opera House Tour
  • FREE Blue Mountains Tour
  • 3 Night 4* Central Stay In Sydney
  • 23 Nights Full Board Cruising on The Majestic Princess
  • Includes All Flights & Transfers

09 November 2019

Australia & New Zealand Odyssey With Opera House & Blue Mountains

Cruise Highlights

Princess Cruises - Majestic Princess - 29 Nights - 09 November 2019

WHAT'S INCLUDED:

- FREE Sydney Opera House Tour

- FREE Blue Mountains Tour

- 3nts 4* Hotel Stay in Sydney Darling Harbour

23nts Full Board Cruising Onboard Majestic Princess

Return Flights and Private Overseas Transfers Included

SHIP HIGHLIGHTS:

From relaxing pursuits and enriching activities to world-class entertainment and gourmet cuisine, when you step aboard, you are setting a course for a world of wonderful new discoveries.

Cruise Map



Your Itinerary

  •      

    09 Nov 19

         

    UK to Sydney

    Fly from the UK to Sydney, Australia.

         

  • 11 Nov 19

    Sydney, Australia

    Upon arrival, receive a private transfer to your hotel for a 3 night stay.

          

  • 12 Nov 19

    Included: Sydney Opera House Tour

    When the Sydney Opera House became a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site in 2007, it was hailed as "one of the indisputable masterpieces of human creativity, not only in the 20th century but in the history of humankind".

           

  • 13 Nov 19

    Included: Blue Mountains & Wildlife Experience

    Join us for this action-packed tour exploring the World-Heritage listed Blue Mountains and then a pleasant trip to the Featherdale Wildlife Park.

          

  • 14 Nov 19

    Majestic Princess (embark)

    Receive a private transfer to the port and embark Majestic Princess.

          

  • 15-16 Nov 19

    At Sea.

         

  • 17 Nov 19

    Fiordland National Park (scenic cruising)

          

  • 18 Nov 19

    Dunedin (Port Chalmers)

    The ‘Edinburgh of the South” proudly pedestals its rich Scottish heritage, bagpipes and haggis being common affairs in New Zealand’s oldest city. Nature enthusiasts will marvel at the yellow-eyed penguins and the world’s only mainland albatross colony.

           

  • 19 Nov 19

    Akaroa, New Zealand

    The first French settlement in New Zealand is a fittingly charming town filled with an aura of romance and offers a sleepy pace of life. Spectate from the provincial harbour as the occasional dolphin or seal pop above water level, after which sample the wonderful European’esque bakeries and restaurants.

          

  • 20 Nov 19

    Wellington, New Zealand

    Wellington’s visuals more than makes up for its somewhat-windy weather; charming Victorian timber buildings nestle the hillside above the harbour, most of which serving as cottages for the hip locals. 

         

  • 21 Nov 19

    At Sea

        

  • 22 Nov 19

    Tauranga, New Zealand

    Home to New Zealand’s busiest port, the endless parks and beaches make Tauranga a great location for anyone who loves the outdoors, although there are also some wonderful waterfront restaurants and bars to delight in.

           

  • 23 Nov 19

    Auckland, New Zealand

    Defined by its two harbours, volcanic landscape, surf beaches and nearby rainforests, Auckland’s endless photogenic vantage points are reason enough to visit. A result of European, Maori, Asian and Polynesian influence, the city offers a distinct pallet of flavours, both in its visual statements and with its wondrous cuisine.

         

  • 24 Nov 19

    Bay of Islands, New Zealand

    Ahead the Northland region of New Zealand lies the enchanting Bay of Islands, a collective of over 140 islands that make up New Zealand's overseas territory. Known historically as the Pewhairangi by the Maori, the subtropical islands are famed for crystal clear waters, unprecedented beaches and the deep connection with Maori roots and culture.

          

  • 25-26 Nov 19

    At Sea.

        

  • 27 Nov 19

    Sydney, Australia

    A big part of Sydney’s charm comes from her interplay with the natural landscape: the surrounding national parks stretch through the concrete jungle, dashing between skyscrapers and suburbs. On the waterfront, walls of sandstone and golden beaches attract the bronzed locals for both relaxation and partying.

          

  • 28 Nov 19

    At Sea.

       

  • 29 Nov 19

    Brisbane, Australia

    Australia’s third-largest city and the hub of Queensland culture, Brisbane manages to montage its past, present and future in celebration of itself. Traverse between points of historical heritage and modern cutting-edge hotspots, such as the convict-built Old Commissariat Store and the new Gallery of Modern Art.

          

  • 30 Nov 19

    At Sea.

       

  • 01 Dec 19

    Airlie Beach (for the Whitsundays)

    Famed for its adventurous diving points and dreamy lagoon, Airlie Beach manages to excite travellers of all orientation and preference. Those looking to venture into unfamiliar excitements will be easily served here, and those looking to kick back and enjoy the sparkling seas will also find reason enough for a return voyage.

           

  • 02 Dec 19

    Yorkey’s Knob (for Cairns)

    Despite its somewhat comical name, the pleasant locals of Yorkey’s Knob are adamantly defensive and recently prevented developers from advertising under the name “Yorkey’s Beach”. Beyond the strong sense of local pride, Yorkey’s Knob is frequented for its wonderful Half Moon Bay and Marina.

         

  • 03 Dec 19

    Port Douglas (for the Great Barrier Reef)

    A popular base for exploring the reefs of Great Barrier, the Daintree rainforest and Cape Tribulation’s beaches, Port Douglas has come a long way since its beginnings as a back-beat fishing village.

           

  • 04 Dec 19

    Willis Island (scenic cruising)

         

  • 05-06 Dec 19

    At Sea.

         

  • 07 Dec 19

    Sydney (disembark)

    Disembark your ship and receive a private transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to the UK.

           

  • 08 Dec 19

    Arrive in the UK.

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Highlights

  • Akaroa, New Zealand

    Akaroa is a village situated in the heart of an ancient volcano on the South Island of New Zealand. With waters that are home to the world’s smallest and rarest dolphin, the Hector’s Dolphin, Akaroa is a haven for animal lovers. Be sure to take a dolphin sighting tour where you can also spot New Zealand fur seals, little blue penguins, and various other forms of sea life in and around the sheltered harbor.

  • Blue Mountains

    Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife

    Start your tour by crossing the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge, entering into the National Park and winding your way along Cliff Drive, you'll take in spectacular views of Megalong Valley before arriving at Echo Point, perched on the edge of a 170 metre cliff face. Echo Point has views stretching across to the Three Sisters - a trio of rocky pinnacles. Here you will learn about the Aboriginal dreamtime legend of the Three Sisters at the Waradah Aboriginal Centre. Experience traditional dance, take part in an interactive didgeridoo performance, examine authentic artworks and take home genuine Aboriginal souvenirs. Learn about Australia's living Aboriginal culture from the local Darug and Gundungurra tribes through informal cultural discussions and lectures. Your journey then takes you to Scenic World, to enjoy 360 views of the Jamison Valley. Next you enjoy an afternoon encounter at Featherdale Park and have your photo taken with a cuddly koala, see kangaroos, wombats, dingoes and cute little fairy penguins. The last stop will be at Homebush Bay, the venue of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. 

  • Brisbane, Australia

    Australia’s third-largest city and the hub of Queensland culture, Brisbane manages to montage its past, present and future in celebration of itself. Traverse between points of historical heritage and modern cutting-edge hotspots, such as the convict-built Old Commissariat Store and the new Gallery of Modern Art. Get your bearings with a ride on the Wheel of Brisbane—think London Eye only down under—an iconic landmark that offers bird’s eye views of the entire city below. If that’s not high enough for you, opt for a helicopter tour that will give you a better lay of the land and the surrounding area.

  • Dunedin, New Zealand

    The ‘Edinburgh of the South” proudly pedestals its rich Scottish heritage, bagpipes and haggis being common affairs in New Zealand’s oldest city. Nature enthusiasts will marvel at the yellow-eyed penguins and the world’s only mainland albatross colony. Dunedin's historical wealth endures in such institutions as the University of Otago, the oldest in the country. 

  • Sydney Opera House

    Sydney Opera House Tour

    A work of art that came into existence against impossible odds - to become one of the busiest performing arts centres in the world. Working with new, rich audio-visual components, where images are projected onto the fabric of the building - your guide will take you on an emotional journey, engrossing you in a story to rival any opera plot with its dramatic twists and turns. Some 1,500 performances, from opera to circus, rock and cabaret, are staged each year to audiences of around 1.5 million.

  • Sydney, Australia

    Much of Sydney’s charm comes from her interplay with the natural landscape: national parks stretch through the concrete jungle, dashing between skyscrapers and suburbs. On the waterfront, sandstone walls and golden beaches attract bronzed locals for both relaxation and partying. 

  • Wellington, New Zealand

    Wellington’s visuals more than makes up for its somewhat-windy weather; charming Victorian timber buildings nestle the hillside above the harbour, most of which serving as cottages for the hip locals. Why not explore the Museum of Wellington City & Sea, or the Museum of New Zealand, or venture up Mount Victoria for dramatic city views.

Your Ship

Majestic Princess

Majestic Princess

From the moment you step aboard, we want you to feel welcomed and right at home. And with attentive service from a friendly staff that knows what hospitality means, you’ll find Majestic Princess truly is your home away from home.

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Package fares from £pp

  • Inside

    £3449pp

  • Balcony

    £4479pp

  • Deluxe Balcony

    £4899pp

  • Mini Suite

    £5209pp

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