Pacific Odyssey & Polynesian Crossing

HOLLAND AMERICA LINE

Cruise New Zealand, South Pacific and Los Angeles for 41 nights on board the luxurious Maasdam from Holland America Line. Whilst on board you will be treated to impeccable service, spacious staterooms, fine dining options, daily activities and nightly entertainment. Your cruise will commence in Brisbane before exploring an array of locations including New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, New Zealand, Tonga, Cook Islands and French Polynesia before finishing up in San Francisco. This exclusive My Cruises package includes flights, deluxe accommodation in San Francisco, private car transfers, all meals and more!

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Holland America Line

Pacific Odyssey & Polynesian Crossing

Highlights

41 night cruise on board Maasdam in an Interior Stateroom
All meals daily in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
Most entertainment and activities on board
Port taxes and charges included

$2,000 Bonus Value

Extras

One way full service economy airfare from San Francisco including checked luggage
2 nights pre cruise deluxe accommodation in San Francisco
Private car transfer from San Francisco Cruise Terminal to hotel
Private car transfer from hotel to San Francisco Airport

Valued At $9,590*pp
Our Price From $8,590*pp

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The Ship

Maasdam

Maasdam was inspired by the Maas River in the Netherlands and is the fifth ship to carry the name. The ship offers a stunning interior by paying homage to it’s Dutch heritage with the central focus being Luciano Vistosi’s “Totem”, a monumental sculpture using nearly 2,000 shimmering pieces of glass, boldly displayed in the impressive three-story atrium. Choose from an array of dining options including the luxurious Pinnacle Grill, authentic Italian at Canaletto or a delicious burger at the Lido Market. As for on board activities, you’ll never run out of options with relaxing treatments at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon, swimming pools, fitness centre, sport areas, boutique shops and digital workshops featuring BBC Earth Experiences. There are an abundance of entertainment and nightlife options such as The Showroom at Sea,Casino, Piano Bar, Ocean Bar, Pinnacle Bar and new release movies in Wajang Theatre.

My Cruises

Pacific Odyssey & Polynesian Crossing Cruise Itinerary

You have now arrived in Brisbane, walk down Southbank, take a ferry up the river or book a shore excursion to Australia Zoo! Founded by Australian Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin’s family you can get up close with kangaroo’s, koalas and many other interesting animals.
Maasdam was inspired by the Maas River in the Netherlands and is the fifth ship to carry the name. The ship offers a stunning interior by paying homage to it’s Dutch heritage with the central focus being Luciano Vistosi’s “Totem”, a monumental sculpture using nearly 2,000 shimmering pieces of glass, boldly displayed in the impressive three-story atrium.
Discover Noumea, a surprising French paradise in the Pacific! Arts and culture are big here, as is golfing and hiking. Visit the Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural Centre to learn about the island’s native heritage.
Welcome to the beautiful waters of Mare. It is the second largest of the Loyalty Islands and offers incredible snorkelling, diving and a relaxed vibe to truly make you feel at home.
Choose from an array of dining options including the luxurious Pinnacle Grill, authentic Italian at Canaletto or a delicious burger at the Lido Market.
Luganville is the second largest city in Vanuatu with a petite population of just over 16’000. Head to the main marketplace for local food, fresh fruit, vegtables and drinks.
Welcome to Port Vila, the capital of Vanuatu. Take part in a cultural bar crawl to see the livelier side of island life, play a round of golf at the Port Vila Country Club, or explore nearby beaches with a snorkelling excursion.
Explore the waters of Mystery Island on a stand up paddle board, and spot local wildlife such as crabs, fish and turtles. If you fancy an adventure on dry land, try a local village tour to find out about the culture of Mystery Island and life in the village.
As for on board activities, you’ll never run out of options with relaxing treatments at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon, swimming pools, fitness center, sport areas, boutique shops and digital workshops featuring BBC Earth Experiences.
Fun Fact – Lautoka, meaning “spear-hit” or “hit to win,” received its name as a result of an argument between two chiefs. Situated on the western side of the largest island in Fiji, Lautoka is encased by clear waters of the Pacific Ocean on one side and sugar cane crops and pine tress on the other.
Situated on the south coast of Vanua Levu, Savusavu is commonly referred to as “the hidden paradise of Fiji”. Another perfect destination to swim in the crystal blue waters surrounding the island.
Dravuni is a volcanic island, situated in the Kadavu Group of islands in Fiji. You’ll always feel welcome here with friendly tribes treating you like family, offerring a true insight in to Fijian culture.
There are an abundance of entertainment and nightlife options such as The Showroom at Sea,Casino, Piano Bar, Ocean Bar, Pinnacle Bar and new release movies in Wajang Theatre.
Named by Captain Cook in 1769, the Bay of Islands region is made up of more than 150 isles and numerous coastal towns, boasting activities such as game fishing, yachting, kayaking and more. Enjoy beautiful, naturally carved passageways and local carvings from green stone resources.
Explore the towering extinct volcano on the island of Tauranga which boasts historic sights, picturesque waterfront views and easy access to pristine beaches, traditional culture and numerous outdoor adventures.
Auckland is surrounded by 48 erupted volcanic structures which are spread around the city and present some stunning views. This is also the best spot for the shop-a-holics on-board, spanning from luxury brands to open-air markets. If you’d prefer something involving nature, Auckland also has lush rain forests, coastal trails and sparkling beaches!
Relax in your spacious stateroom for the day with room service on offer 24/7 and beautiful views as you pull in to port.
Welcome to the capital of Tonga, located on the north coast of the island of Tongatapu. Diving is a must once you arrive, the chance of swimming in the company of whales and an abundance of marine life is very likely.
This collection of islands is a picture perfect destination. Local villages and pristine beaches will make this a guaranteed hit for the whole family.
The tropical rainforest destination of Alofi provides warm temperatures year round and is recognised as the second smallest national capital city in regards to population. The island consists of two villages: Alofi North and Alofi South in which the government headquarters are situated.
Head to the Greenhouse Spa & Salon for a relaxing treatment by one of the professional staff on board.
Rarotonga is the largest of the Cook Islands, made up of lush rainforest, volcanic peaks and drastic ridges. Explore the beautiful beaches, lagoons and reefs that this area is famous for.
There is always dazzling entertainment on board Maasdam with The Showroom at Sea or one of the spectacular bars for a quiet drink or a dance in to the early hours of the morning.
Whilst in Bora Bora make sure to see some of the spectacular underwater world, whether by glass-bottomed boat, snorkelling, diving or on an Aqua Safari Helmet Dive.
Welcome to Tahiti! Discover the vast array of sea life on a diving excursion, tour the island by car and take in the spectacular views, or learn about the history of Tahiti on a boat trip around the Lagoon.
Rangiroa is home to stunning coral reef structures and pristine waters, typifying the best of the South Pacific region. Discover the small villages and meet the friendly people of the Paumotu tribes whilst the lagoons boast black pearl farms, fish farms and are perfect for swimming, snorkelling and scuba diving.
Fakarava is the second largest atoll in French Polynesia. It was discovered fairly recently in 1820 by a Russian explorer named Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen and originally named this quaint island “Wittgenstein”.
Choose from an array of dining options including the luxurious Pinnacle Grill, authentic Italian at Canaletto or a delicious burger at the Lido Market.
Tahuatu is home to crystal clear waters, tropical forests and friendly locals. The day here can be spent exploring the local villages and gazing out over the vast ocean from high vantage points across the island.
The largest of the Marquesas Islands, Nuku Hiva is a beautiful volcanic island with enormous mountains boasting jagged walls that directly plunge into the ocean beneath. An explorer famously called it “a country that no description could fit the beauty”. Uncover waterfalls, lagoons and stone “tiki” statues scattered throughout the lush forests. You’ll find the worlds third largest waterfall in Hakaui and you must try the delicious local delicacy of roast pork, cooked on hot rocks right on the beach.
As for on board activities, you’ll never run out of options with relaxing treatments at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon, swimming pools, fitness centre, sport areas, boutique shops and digital workshops featuring BBC Earth Experiences.
Welcome to San Francisco! Home to iconic sites such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf and the intimidating Alcatraz Island. Situated in northern California, the city is struck by year round fog amongst the cable cars and vibrant Victorian architecture but that will never detract from the beautiful city that is San Fran.

Upgrade Options

Ocean View Stateroom

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Fakarava, French Polynesia

Travel Dates

Sail Date: 28 March 2019

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Valued At $9,590*pp
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Prices shown are in Australian Dollars and are per person, based on twin share. Prices are subject to availability and subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice. Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing. Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking. All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia. Airfares are currently out of system range and are not published at this time – airfares in this package are based off 2018 pricing and scheduling. Once the airfares are released in the system within date range, your consultant will contact you in regards to pricing fluctuation if any, along with correct date and flight information.

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