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Iconic Australia and New Zealand Adventure

Embark on this 26-night adventure across stunning ports, towns and villages of Australasia and encounter natural wonders like you’ve never seen before. Start with a two-night flight to Auckland where you will stay at a 5-star hotel, before visiting the Rangitoto volcano and its surroundings.

You also have the chance to embark on Celebrity Solstice for a 12-night full-board cruise, visiting the ports of Tauranga, Wellington, Akaroa, Dunedin, Tasmania and cruise along the maritime fjords of Dusky Sound, Doubtful Sound and Milford Sound.

After your sailing, disembark in Sydney for a five-night stay with plenty time to explore at your leisure and excursions including a cruise around the harbour and the Jenolan Caves. You will then fly to Melbourne for a further five nights, exploring this iconic city both at your leisure and with day tours, with a hire car at your disposal to make life that little bit easier! After your stay, drive to the airport where you will then fly back to the UK.

What´s included:

  • Return flights from the UK.
  • Two-night 4* hotel stay in Auckland.
  • Auckland City tour worth £120 per couple
  • 12-night full-board cruise on-board Celebrity Solstice.
  • Book an Ocean View or above and receive FREE Classic Drinks package!
  • FREE upgrade from Ocean View to Balcony!
  • Five-night 4* stay in Sydney.
  • Sunset Dinner on Sydney Harbour with complimentary drinks worth £115 per couple.
  • Jenolan Caves via Blue Mountains tour worth £204 per couple.
  • Direct flight from Sydney to Melbourne.
  • Five-night 5* hotel stay in Melbourne.
  • Five-day car hire in Melbourne.
  • Phillip Island Penguin tour worth £160 per couple.
  • Private overseas transfers.

  • 04 November 2019
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Celebrity Solstice

Price includes all flights, transfers, excursions, luggage allowance etc.

  • Hotel stays in Auckland, Sydney and Melbourne.
  • FREE upgrade from Ocean View to Balcony!
  • Numerous unforgettable tours throughout your travels!
Interior from
WAS £3999
Ocean View from
WAS £4299
Balcony from
WAS £4599
Suite from
WAS £6449

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28 nights | 04 Nov 2019
Fly over two days from the UK to Auckland.
04 November 2019
On arrival, transfer to the 4* Auckland City Hotel for a two night stay.
Auckland City Revealed tour
07 November 2019
Auckland enjoys a privileged position on 52 dormant volcanic cones and between two bodies of water, sparkling Waitemata Harbour and brooding Manukau Bay. Known as the City of Sails, it is New Zealand's largest and busiest city. Your tour includes pick up and drop off from your hotel. It is a journey of discovery where you will experience the history and sights of this great metropolis as you learn how Aucklanders live and play. Your experienced driver-guide will provide you with a fascinating running commentary with plenty of fascinating insider information about all the different sights and attractions.
Private transfer to Auckland's port and board Celebrity Solstice for your 12-night cruise.
08 November 2019
Tauranga, New Zealand
09 November 2019
Sprawling along the sweeping bay, Tauranga is a popular summer resort and one of the country's most important ports for the export of kiwi fruit, timber, and dairy products. It is also the gateway for Rotorua, the geothermal wonderland that is one of New Zealand's most famous attractions.
Day at sea.
10 November 2019
Wellington, New Zealand
11 November 2019
Often referred to as 'the coolest little capital in the world', Wellington sits on the southwestern tip of New Zealand’s North Island. For such a small city, Wellington packs a huge punch. With its fantastic nightlife and renowned entertainment district of Courtenay Place, as well as an internationally recognised coffee culture, the city is both cosmopolitan and relaxed.
Akaroa, New Zealand
12 November 2019
With its dramatic outer bays and enticing harbours, Akaroa is a quaint town settled in the heart of an ancient volcano. Explore its colonial architecture, Flea Bay's penguin colony and fantastic water sports while you visit.
Dunedin, New Zealand
13 November 2019
Doused in Scottish heritage and brimming with pride of it's history, Dunedin is one of the best-preserved cities in southern New Zealand. Surrounded by rolling hills, the views are not to be missed - whether they are off the lively nightlife, unique nature or rugged beaches. Make sure you see it all!
Cruising Dusky Sound, Doubtful Sound and Milford Sound.
14 November 2019
Explore these maritime fjords and witness landscapes like you've never seen before. Enjoy time on the sun deck, with the best views of passing scenery, valleys and glaciers for the ultimate natural wonder. Perfect for photo opportunities!
Day at sea.
15 November 2019
Day at sea.
16 November 2019
Tasmania (Hobart), Australia
17 November 2019
Tasmania is an island state with its own unique appeal. Shop the Salamanca Market for handcrafted pieces, view collections of art at the MONA, or enjoy a panoramic views at Kunanyi.
Tasmania (Hobart), Australia
18 November 2019
Day at sea.
19 November 2019
20 November 2019
Disembark and private transfer to the 4* Seasons Harbour Plaza hotel for a five-night stay.
Sydney Harbour Sunset Dinner with Bar Package
21 November 2019
The Sunset Cruise is without doubt the best way to start your evening. The views, food and wine set the perfect atmosphere and give you a chance to wind down from the day. Cruise on MV Sydney 2000 and enjoy a 2-course Contemporary Australian a la carte dining meal. Sparkling & still wines, beer & soft drinks included. During this cruise you will enjoy spectacular views of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as we cruise main harbour. At the end of the cruise dawdle along the Darling Harbour foreshore boardwalk and enjoy a nightcap at one of the many nightclubs and bars. There is always a celebration at Darling Harbour with fireworks most weekends plus a huge range or seasonal and cultural events.
Day at rest.
22 November 2019
Jenolan Caves via Blue Mountains tour.
23 November 2019
Discover the unsurpassed beauty of the Blue Mountains and the breathtaking natural wonders of Jenolan Caves - one of the world's finest cave systems with underground rivers and spectacular limestone formations. The brilliance and timelessness of nature revealed; be enthralled with the beauty of these ancient limestone caves. Enjoy a fully guided tour of the Lucas Cave - the tallest and widest chamber, beautiful decoration and the underground river are all seen on this tour.
Day at rest.
24 November 2019
Fly direct from Sydney to Melbourne.
25 November 2019
On arrival, pick up hire car and drive to a 5-star hotel for a 5-star stay.
Phillip Island Penguin Small Group tour.
26 November 2019
Join your small group tour and get up close and personal with the friendly residents of Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, where you learn about the conservation of these loveable native animals. The eco certified sanctuary also showcases some lesser known but equally adorable endangered species including the Southern Bettong, Eastern Quolls and rare Fluffy Gliders. We also take a stroll along the boardwalks at the Nobbies & Seal Rock Centre, before arriving at Summerland beach for the nightly penguin parade. Home to Victoria’s largest colony of little penguins, Summerland beach provides a spectacular backdrop to the world famous penguin parade. Watch as hundreds of little penguins make their way across the beach and go home for the night. Come and enjoy the beauty and native wildlife and make this a journey to remember.
Day at rest.
27 November 2019
Day at rest.
28 November 2019
Day at rest.
29 November 2019
Drive to the airport, drop off hire car and fly back to UK.
30 November 2019
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What´s on board Celebrity Solstice

  • Lawn Club with live music, games and real grass
  • World-class Silk Harvest Restaurant
  • Exclusive Aquaspa® by Elemis®
  • Panoramic Sky Observation Lounge
  • Cellar Masters Wine Tasting
  • Broadway and West End tribute shows
  • Jogging track and fitness centre
  • Celebrity Rox and Masque theme parties
  • On-board destination experts
  • Butler service in all suites

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