History buffs take note: highlights of this itinerary include key locations involved in the infamous "Mutiny on the Bounty" in 1789. Book your Cruise before 1 March 2022 and receive extra onboard spending money!*
Book this departure through Travel at 60 for bonus onboard spending money - on top of any onboard credit already offered by the cruise line!
A guest lecturer will bring history to life, telling the story of this famous seafaring saga. You’ll travel past Nomuka Island where Blight visited the day before the Mutiny occurs. You will also cruise past Tofua Island where Bligh and his loyalists landed. And for the non-history buffs, well, there are beaches to lie on, islands to explore, and shopping to do.
And for the non-history buffs? Well... there are beaches to lie on, islands to explore, and no shortage of South Pacific shops to visit!
You can’t beat value for money with main meals, entertainment, stunning destinations and onboard activities – all included in the one low fare.
Pacific Encounter will showcase P&O’s contemporary cruising style and offer a range of new experiences as well as all of the signature features our guests have grown to love.
There are more spaces to explore, more places to relax and more things to do. On Pacific Encounter, you’ll find there’s something for everyone.
Book by 05 April 2022 to hold your place with just $49 per person — and secure hugely reduced fares on selected balcony cabins. Book through Travel at 60 and we'll include onboard spending money!
13 - 27 Jul 2024 - Departing Brisbane, Disembark Brisbane
Ask us about the P&O Value Plus fare - spend less time worrying about the details and more time making memories together. The Value Plus fares include drinks and Wi-Fi.
*Pricing is subject to cabin availability and may fluctuate without notice at the cruise line's discretion. Please call 1300 414 198 for an up-to-the-moment quote on your preferred cabin and departure.
Need to arrange travel and accommodation before or after your cruise?
Our experienced consultants can also happily help with flights, pre/post-tour accommodation and travel insurance.
Do I have to tip?
Tipping is not required but if you’d like to thank the crew who provide you with great service, you are welcome to tip them personally or visit the Reception Desk to have the tip added to your onboard account.
What is the dress code onboard?
Guests are required to cover-up swim suits when entering the ship’s public rooms. During the day, casual clothes are suitable. After 5.30pm, smart casual attire is required in the public lounges and restaurants or as published in the daily newsletter 'Good Times'.
*Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD in a complete quad or twin room based on lead categories available at publication date (2 March 2022 ), inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). Campaign commences 2 Mar 2022 and ends 5 Apr 2022. Advertised fares are available until allocation is exhausted and may fluctuate during the campaign period. Campaign offers only available on P&O’s Value and Value Plus fares types only. Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. Supplements apply for other room categories. Some oceanview rooms have obstructed views. ~Fare based on specified departure dates. Different fares apply to other dates listed. ^Room Upgrade offer is available based on the price difference between lead oceanview to lead balcony rooms for quad and twin on Pacific Explorer & Pacific Adventure and Pacific Encounter. Upgrades are subject to availability of rooms in the higher grade. #Pay only a $49 per person deposit at time of booking; final payment is then due 75 days before departure. Full payment is required for sailings booked within 75 days of departure. Standard refund and cancellation conditions apply, see P&O’s Booking and Travel Conditions for details. Sailings departing on or before 30 September 2022 and booked prior to 5 Apr 2022 are eligible for P&O Assurance [http://pocruises.com.au/assurance]. A 1.1% surcharge for Visa and Mastercard and a 2.75% surcharge for Amex applies to direct bookings made through our call centre and website. Travel agents may charge additional fees – check with your travel agent. †For P&O Short Breaks, if your cruise is unable to visit the destination on its itinerary because of an unforeseen circumstance such as weather, civil unrest or a mechanical issue, we will endeavour to visit an alternative destination deemed safe by the Captain. To be read in conjunction with the P&O Cruises Australia Booking and Travel Conditions available at https://www.pocruises.com.au/plan/how-to-book/booktravel-conditions which passengers will be bound by. Whilst all information is correct at time of publication, offers are subject to change or withdrawal. Carnival plc trading as P&O Cruises Australia. ABN 23 107 998 443.