Christmas & New Year – Cunard Style

14 Night Cruise + Flights + BONUS Sightseeing Tour & Incl. $1500 Bonus Value

Deal Code: MC-82204

from $... per person
Book by February 29, 2020

Package Inclusions

  • Low Deposit from only $300pp*
  • 14 Night Cruise
  • Return Flights
  • All Onboard Meals
  • Activities & Entertainment Onboard
  • Port Charges & Taxes Included

Exclusive Bonus Value

  • BONUS Return Flights
  • BONUS Half day “Wine on Waiheke” sightseeing tour
  • BONUS Exclusive My Cruises Package Savings

My Cruises Package Inclusions
  • Low Deposit from only $300 per person*
  • 14 Night Christmas & New Year cruise from Melbourne onboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth in an interior cabin
  • All on board meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • Wide range of on board activities, and entertainment
  • All Port Taxes & Charges Included
Bonus Value
  • BONUS INCLUDES FREE return economy class flights to Melbourne
  • BONUS Half day “Wine on Waiheke” sightseeing tour whilst overnighting in Auckland
  • BONUS My Cruises Holiday Savings

General Sail Date Information

Set Sail on Tuesday, December 22, 2020

 

 

*Surcharges may apply


Upgrade to an Outside Cabin from only $599 per person
Upgrade to a Balcony Cabin from only $1199 per person

Day 1: Melbourne, Australia

Fly from Perth to Melbourne today and explore one of Australia’s most culturally rich cities with an eclectic urban edge, boasting an array of food, art and sports! A visit to Luna Park is a great way to spend your day in the beautiful city of Melbourne. You will now board the opulent Queen Elizabeth.

Day 2: Burnie, Australia

Situated on the Northwest coast of Tasmania, Burnie is known for their cheese, whisky and ceramics. Keep an eye out for adorable penguins and an Australian icon, the platypus.

Day 3 - 4: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you. Celebrate a very special Christmas on board Queen Elizabeth with a feast fit for royalty!

Day 5: Fjordland National Park (Cruising)

Explore the stunning glacier-carved fjords of Doubtful and Milford Sounds. You’ll cruise in glass-like waters, enabling beautiful reflections of the towering fjords. Depending on the weather, it may have added theatrics with thick fog blanketing the region at sporadic moments, perfect ambience for some winter cuisine.

Day 6: Dunedin, New Zealand

Embodying a Scottish heritage while shaped by a Victorian and Edwardian influence, you can feel right at home in the heart of this culturally rich city.

Day 7: Christchurch, New Zealand

Christchurch, known for its English heritage, is located on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island. Flat-bottomed punts glide on the Avon River, which meanders through the city centre. On its banks are cycling paths, the green expanse of Hagley Park and Christchurch Botanic Gardens.

Day 8: Wellington, New Zealand

Explore the charm of one of New Zealand’s most well-known cities, it may be compact but there is an abundance of activities to partake in. Step out of the city to the embrace of green hillsides or venture further to see the countryside and rugged coastline.

Day 9: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 10 - 11: Auckland, New Zealand

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! Celebrate a memorable New Years Eve in this incredible city!

Day 12 - 14: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 15: Melbourne, Australia

Explore one of Australia’s most culturally rich cities with an eclectic urban edge, boasting an array of food, art and sports! A visit to Luna Park is a great way to spend your day in the beautiful city of Melbourne. It is now time to disembark and board your complimentary flight back to home to Perth.

Queen Elizabeth is the third Cunard ship in the fleet, blessed by Her Majesty in 2010. She carries 2,068 passengers over 12 decks and has a range of staterooms from the luxurious Queens Grill Suites, to inside and single cabins. Her elegance and modern assets have cemented her as a firm fan favourite amongst travellers. Whilst on board you’ll have a selection of the finest activities, cuisine and treatments fit for a royal. Relax at The Garden Lounge with a bottle of champagne and canapes, try out the games deck for some physical stimulation or the Queens Room for ball room dancing and performances. The Royal Spa, Royal Arcade and The Verandah are all perfect ways to spend your Cunard journey, no matter how long you’re on board for!

Travel based on Cruise Departure Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.

Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability.

Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.

Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day by day basis.

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.

These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.

Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.

Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.

Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.

All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.

Please check Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.

China, Russia, India, Canada and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.

For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.

  • Celebrate Christmas at sea in Cunard Style
  • Ring in the New Year in Auckland Harbour
  • EXCLUSIVE flights included to Melbourne
  • Join exclusive Wine on Waiheke sightseeing tour in Auckland

My Cruise Highlights

Cruise Line: Cunard Cruise Line
Ship: Queen Elizabeth
Departs: Melbourne, Australia
Countries Visited: Australia, New Zealand

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