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10-night Christmas Cruise 2020 - Adelaide Roundtrip via Geelong & Tasmania

Huge savings + Flexible Deposits!*

Getaway this Christmas and sail around South Australia over 10 festive nights aboard the much-loved Vasco da Gama cruise ship. Book now and save!

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$1,784PP
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DURATION
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10 nights
WHAT'S INCLUDED
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About this holiday

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Voyage Map

Departing Adelaide, start your festive voyage exploring the farm-gates, provedores and modern cafes in Geelong, then discover our rich colonial history with a visit to Port Arthur’s World Heritage-listed prison. Spend the night in Hobart and immerse in its unique blend of heritage, rugged scenery and eclectic culture before discovering the collection of local crafts and artisans in Burnie. Celebrate Christmas and Boxing Day at sea before returning to Adelaide, rested and revitalised.

Book ANY cruise by 31 May and if, for any reason, you change your mind, you'll be able to transfer your deposit once, fee free, to any other cruise in 2020, 2021 or even 2022. ^

Inclusions

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All this is included in the fare
  • Delicious full board cuisine. 
  • Afternoon teas and late night snacks. 
  • Captain’s Cocktail Party (cruises of 6 nights or more)
  • Self service tea & coffee (6am to 10pm). 
  • Big show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes. 
  • Daytime activities and leisure facilities. 
  • Guest speaker and arts & crafts (on selected sailings). 
  • Porterage of luggage, port to cabin. 
  • Port Taxes.

Accommodation

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Twin Inner
Vasco da Gama

With an enviable reputation and established following on the international cruise market, the premium 1220 passenger Vasco da Gama joined the Cruise & Maritime Voyages fleet in April 2019. Combining beautiful, contemporary decor with a more traditional cruise style, Vasco da Gama is small to mid-size, by comparison with the new mega-ships carrying up to 6000 passengers, and is a wonderful new addition to the CMV fleet.

Standard Plus Inner:

These twin/double bedded cabins all offer private en-suite facilities with shower plus ample hanging and storage space. They are located on Main Deck 5 and Verandah Deck 9. Some of these cabins have a sofa-bed for a third occupant and some offer an upper fourth berth.

Standard Plus Ocean View:

Located on Main Deck 5, Promenade Deck 6 and Verandah Deck 9, these cabins offer private en-suite facilities with bath and shower over plus ample hanging and storage space. Some cabins on Main Deck 5 and Verandah Deck 9 have a third and/or fourth berth. 

Premium Balcony Ocean View:

Located aft on Navigator’s Deck 10, the highest accommodation deck, there are 20 twin/double bedded Premium cabins with private balconies. They offer en-suite facilities with whirlpool bath and shower over, wardrobe, ample storage space and a fridge. Some of these cabins have a sofa-bed for a third occupant.

Travel dates

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Sail Date: Saturday 21st Dec 2019

Twin Share Prices - Buy one get one HALF PRICE:

  • Inner Guarantee cabin - 1st person $2379, 2nd person $1189
  • Standard Inner cabin - 1st person $2439, 2nd person $1219
  • Standard Plus Inner cabin - 1st person $2499, 2nd person $1249
  • Superior Inner cabin - 1st person $2659, 2nd person $1329
  • Premium Inner cabin - 1st person $2809, 2nd person $1404
  • Oceanview Guarantee cabin - 1st person $2879, 2nd person $1439
  • Standard Oceanview cabin - 1st person $3119, 2nd person $1559
  • Standard Obstructed cabin - 1st person $2969, 2nd person $1484
  • Standard Oceanview cabin - 1st person $3199, 2nd person $1599
  • Standard Plus Oceanview cabin - 1st person $3359, 2nd person $1679
  • Superior Oceanview cabin - 1st person $3749, 2nd person $1874
  • Superior Plus Oceanview cabin - 1st person $4059, 2nd person $2029
  • Premium Oceanview cabin - 1st person $4369, 2nd person $2184
  • Superior Balcony cabin - 1st person $4679, 2nd person $2339
  • Superior Plus Balcony cabin - 1st person $4999, 2nd person $2499
  • Premium Balcony cabin - 1st person $5309, 2nd person $2654
  • Deluxe Suite - 1st person $7029, 2nd person $3514
  • Royal Penthouse Suite - 1st person $10919, 2nd person $5459

Sole use cabin prices - HUGE savings:

  • Premium Inner cabin - Was $4389, NOW $2639
  • Standard Plus Oceanview cabin - Was $5249, NOW $3149
  • Premium Oceanview cabin - Was $6829, NOW $4099

*Advertised fares are available until allocation is exhausted and prices may fluctuate during the campaign period without notice.

Itinerary

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  • 17 Dec 2020 Depart Adelaide
  • 18 Dec 2020 At Sea
  • 19 Dec 2020 Geelong, Victoria
  • 20 Dec 2020 At sea
  • 21 Dec 2020 Port Arthur, Tasmania
  • 22 Dec 2020 Hobart, Tasmania
  • 23 Dec 2020 Hobart, Tasmania
  • 24 Dec 2020 Burnie, Tasmania
  • 25 Dec 2020 Christmas Day At Sea
  • 26 Dec 2020 At sea
  • 27 Dec 2020 Arrive Adelaide

Questions

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Travel Insurance

All passengers must hold comprehensive travel insurance valid for the entire duration of the cruise and provides cover for cruising, health including pre-existing conditions and medical repatriation.Insurance not required for an in-port cruise. Medicare, New Zealand ACC and Private Health Cover are void onboard the ship. International medical charges apply on board.

Dress code

Casual during the day and whilst ashore. No formal nights on cruises of 4 nights or less, one formal night for cruises 5-7 nights, two formal nights on cruises of 10-19 nights, one formal night every 7 nights on voyages of 20+ nights. For formal evenings gentlemen are requested to wear long trousers, collared shirt, suit or jacket and tie. Ladies may we aran evening outfit. On ‘informal’ evenings a collared shirt and long pants are suggested for men whilst ladies may choose to wear a smart dress or pants and top. Singlets, t-shirt, thongs, shorts not permitted in main restaurants at night. Casual wear permitted in Club Bistro. Swimming attire is not permitted inside lounges/bars/restaurant areas.

Gratuities & Service Charges

These are NOT Included (unless pre-paid Additions Package is purchased) and will be added daily to passenger’s onboard account. Rates: AU$12.00 pp per night (or AU$10.00 pp per night for cruises longer than 11 nights duration).

Identification

Government issued photo identification (passport or driver’s license) is required when cruising in Australian waters. Children under 16 may travel on a Medicare card or student ID card.

Mobility Issues / Disabilities

Vasco da Gama has 9 accessible cabins (with shower) and 6 wheelchair-accessible cabins which are subject to availability at the time of request. Cruise & Maritime Voyages must be notified of wheelchair usage and/or any special needs at time of booking

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Fine print

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Travel at 60 and supplier booking conditions apply.

Book ANY cruise by 31 May and if, for any reason, you change your mind, you'll be able to transfer your deposit once, fee free, to any other cruise in 2020, 2021 or even 2022. - For cruises departing from 1 August 2020 onwards: For new bookings made between 21 April and 31 May 2020, all standard admin and transfer fees are waived. Deposit required within 5 days of confirmation but can be transferred once to any cruise provided this is actioned more than 90 days prior to departure or by 31 December 2020, whichever comes first. New cruise must be of equal or higher value. Once balance is paid, standard cancellation and transfer terms apply. Refunds are not available.

Travel Insurance

All passengers must hold comprehensive travel insurance valid for the entire duration of the cruise and provides cover for cruising, health including pre-existing conditions and medical repatriation.Insurance not required for an in-port cruise. Medicare, New Zealand ACC and Private Health Cover are void onboard the ship. International medical charges apply on board.