Including a cruise in your vacation plans for Australia and New Zealand is a very special experience. There are many unique places down under that are best experienced from the deck of a ship. Sailing from port to port gives you a unique view of cities, coastlines, islands and the natural beauty these countries are famous for.
Cruising opportunities continue to increase as more ships offer new and exciting itineraries around Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. The options are many and varied with cruises from a few days to lengthy world cruise segments!
Sailing from Sydney's iconic harbor is wonderful! This is one of the world's greatest harbors and you'll sail beside the famed Opera House and Harbour Bridge as you take in spectacular views of the skyline and suburbs of this beautiful city.
There are many other departure ports as well.
Your ports of call are all very different, each with its own identity. There's definitely no shortage of things to see and do:
Include a cruise in your vacation plans, or focus on the cruise and extend your time with a pre or post-cruise stay. The Red Centre, Great Barrier Reef and Southern Alps are most popular but there are many more exciting places off the beaten track in every corner of these remarkable countries.
Cruising down under is definitely something worth including on your dream trip to Australia and New Zealand.