Journey to Japan

24 Night Cruise + Flights + 2 BONUS Nights & Incl. $2000 Bonus Value

Deal Code: MC-80770

from $... per person
Book by July 31, 2020

Package Inclusions

  • Low Deposit $600pp*
  • 24 Night Cruise
  • Return Flights
  • All Onboard Meals
  • Activities & Entertainment Onboard
  • Port Charges & Taxes Included

Exclusive Bonus Value

  • 2 BONUS Nights in Tokyo
  • BONUS Sightseeing Tour to Mt Fuji & Hakone
  • BONUS Exclusive My Cruises Package Savings

My Cruises Package Inclusions
  • Low Deposit $600pp*
  • 24 Night cruise from Sydney to Yokohama onboard Pacific Princess in an interior cabin
  • Economy airfares to Sydney returning from Tokyo
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • A wide range of onboard activities & entertainment
  • All port taxes & charges included
Bonus Value
  • BONUS 2 Nights post cruise accommodation in a centrally located hotel in Tokyo
  • BONUS Full Day Sightseeing tour to Mt Fuji & Hakone
  • BONUS Exclusive My Cruises Package Savings

General Sail Date Information

Set sail on Saturday, April 24, 2021

 

 

*Surcharges may apply


Upgrade to an Outside Cabin from only $699 per person
Upgrade to a Balcony Cabin from only $1299 per person

Day 1: Sydney, Australia

Explore the famed Opera House and drive across the Sydney Harbour Bridge right next door! Sydney is one of the highlights of the world; mixing museums, Michelin Star restaurants, galleries and beautiful beaches. The city is full of wondrous sights so you’ll certainly be kept busy for the day.

Day 2: 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 3: Brisbane, Australia

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.

Day 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.

Day 5:

Townsville

Day 6: Cairns, Australia

Enjoy one of the finest locations in North Queensland, a city surrounded by lush rain forest, crystal clear waters and beautiful coral of the Great Barrier Reef. If you’re tempted for an adrenaline rush then spend some time on a crocodile spotting adventure!

Day 7: 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 8: Alotau, Papua New Guinea

Welcome to the incredible location of Alotau. Made up of white sandy beaches, scenic waterfalls and intimidating volcanic mountains whilst the town was also a site of fierce warfare in World War 2. Though it is anything but that now, Alotau is the perfect place to relax in tropical paradise.

Day 9 - 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: Manila, Philippines

Known as the Pearl of the Orient, Manila is the urban hub of the Philippines’ 7,000 islands. Explore the markets and backstreets of Quiapo and Chinatown where you can find goldsmiths, herbalists, tea houses and shops selling moon cakes, incense, paper money to burn for ancestors, trinkets and all kinds of local curios.

Day 16: 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 17: Hualien, Taiwan

Hualien is the gateway to incredible scenery. Taroko National Park is home to lush forests, soaring cliffs and winding rivers. You’ll discover an abundance of wildlife including deers, boars, bears and birds spread throughout the park.

Day 18: Taipei, Taiwan

Welcome to Taipei! Absorb the ambience of the ornate, dragon-adorned Mengjia Longshang Temple or witness the changing of the guard at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, a must-see site.

Day 19: Ishigaki, Japan

Immerse yourself in the coral reefs, scenic beaches and lush mountains. Search for local textiles, pottery, crafts and black pearls, and enjoy local meat-centred specialties in the town’s restaurants.

Day 20: 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 21: Kagoshima, Japan

This city is the southernmost stop on the country’s bullet train. It is commonly referred to as Naples sister due to the comparative climate, palm tree lined streets and Kagoshima’s version of Mt Vesuvius! Plus an abundance of hot springs, mud baths, and spas definitely promote the serenity and relaxation of the traditional lands.

Day 22: Kochi, Japan

Engage with locals and indulge in local flavours in this welcoming city. The city centre was initially settled in 1601 as a town surrounding Kochi Castle, which is now one of the region's principal attractions. Discover the lovely Katsurahama beach area, where the Sakamoto Ryoma Memorial overlooks the sea and honors this legendary Japanese peace negotiator.

Day 23: Osaka, Japan

Osaka is renown for its modern architecture, nightlife and delicious street food. The 16th-century shogunate Osaka Castle has undergone countless restorations and remains as the city’s most historical landmark.

Day 24: 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 25 - 27: Tokyo, Japan

Yokohama has completely transformed over the past few decades and is now one of Japan’s largest ports and the gateway to Tokyo. Ancient traditions and historic sites blend into modern culture, crafting a city unlike anywhere else. In Tokyo, you can walk amongst neon-glowing skyscrapers and historical temples which make for a truly unmatched experience.

Awarded the Best Small Cruise Ship by Cruise Critic, the Pacific Princess by Princess cruises is an elegant, intimate experience with only 670 guests, 375 crew and luxurious refurbishment completed June 2019.

An excellent array of dining options including the celebrated restaurant Crafted, by celebrity chef Curtis Stone. Specialty dining is found at Sabatini’s, Sterling Steakhouse and the exclusive Chef’s Table Experiences. A myriad of activities and entertainment from Discovery at SEA Programs, casino, shopping, golf, and the saltwater pools and hot tubs make for a cruise experience to remember for all the right reasons. Sit back and enjoy Musical Revues, featured entertainers the cabaret Lounge and more and rejuvenate at the Lotus Spa and Fitness Centre.

Luxurious staterooms range from 14 to 86sq metres in size and include plush comfortable SLEEP by Princess bedding with 100% cotton, high-thread count linens among beautifully tasteful interiors. Private bathrooms with showers and more, a fridge, flat-panel TV, desk area, spacious closet and 24-hour room service make a stay onboard a blissful experience on your cruise holiday.

Travel based on Cruise Departure 24 April 2021

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.

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.

  • Cruise in classic style onboard the classic Pacific Princess
  • Visit remote ports in Papua New Guinea & the Philippines
  • Discover the very best that Japan has to offer
  • Experience a Taste of Tokyo with hotel and sightseeing post cruise

My Cruise Highlights

Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Ship: Pacific Princess
Departs: Sydney, Australia
Countries Visited: Australia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Taiwan, & Japan

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