Spend almost a month exploring the Australian mainland, unpacking only once! Call 1300 414 198 to hold your preferred cabin ASAP.
This wonderfully varied Pacific Explorer voyage is perfect for those who want to see more of Australia in one fell swoop.
28-night Brisbane roundtrip departing 4 June 2024:
Brisbane - Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide - Albany - Fremantle - Exmouth - Broome - Yampi Sound & Raft Point (Scenic Cruising) - Kuri Bay - Darwin -Ambon -Cairns - Airlie Beach - Brisbane
28-night Sydney roundtrip departing 6 June 2024:
Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide - Albany - Fremantle - Exmouth - Broome - Yampi Sound & Raft Point (Scenic Cruising) - Kuri Bay - Darwin - Ambon - Cairns - Airlie Beach - Brisbane - Sydney
32-night Sydney to Auckland voyage departing 6 June 2024
Circle Australia from Sydney to Sydney, then cap it off with a one-way trip to New Zealand, where a whole new holiday can begin!
Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide - Albany - Fremantle - Exmouth - Broome - Yampi Sound & Raft Point (Scenic Cruising) - Kuri Bay - Darwin - Ambon - Cairns - Airlie Beach - Brisbane - Sydney - Auckland
Shorter segments are also available:
Call 1300 414 198 for a quote on this departure, or scroll down to "travel dates" below for lead-in pricing on your preferred cabin.
Stylish yet relaxed modern interior designs make Pacific Explorer the perfect place to holiday.
Relax by day, enjoy great restaurants, bars and stage shows at night. There’s something for every member of the family.
When it comes to dining, you'll be spoilt for choice with 12 dining experiences all included in your cruise fare. Or treat yourself to something special at Luke's our amazing celebrity chef restaurant with Luke Mangan. Enjoy a mouth-watering signature burger at lunch or a delicious 3 course la carte dinner with the sunset. Or try our award winning pizza in 400 Gradi, in partnership with award-winning Melbourne chef Johnny Di Francesco.
Interior Rooms - Wake up with your loved ones! Our Interior Rooms are perfect for both families and couples. With all the action on deck and ashore, it’s nice to know there’s a cosy, clean sanctuary with your name on it, equipped with everything you need. Interior Rooms are available in a range of bedding combinations including twin, queen, triple and quad share.
Oceanview Rooms - Oceanview Rooms feature a window or porthole so you can let that natural light stream in. Oceanview Rooms are available in a range bedding combinations including twin, queen, triple and quad share.
Balcony Rooms - Open your doors and let the outside in! Make the most of your time at sea with your own private Balcony Room, it’s the best way to enjoy all the comfort of our onboard rooms and all the beauty of living on the ocean.
Mini-Suite - Fresh air and far out views are all part of the furniture in our Mini-Suites. Relax and unwind in a well equipped, comfortable retreat, away from the excitement and pace of onboard life. A home-away-from-home.
Suite - Offering the high life on the high seas with a balcony, separate sitting area, priority embarkation, complimentary laundry service, a Nespresso coffee machine, iPod music system and an invitation to the Senior OfficersCocktail Party (on cruises of 5 nights or more).
28-night roundtrip departs Sydney 6 June 2024: Sole use cabins waitlisted for this cruise
28-night roundtrip departs Brisbane 4 June 2024: Sole use cabins waitlisted for this cruise
Or extend the Sydney roundtrip to 32 nights and disembark in Auckland:
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. Our Aussie team is just a quick local call away on 1300 414 198.
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'.
You've booked on the Here's To You Sale. Campaign commences 16 Nov and ends 29 Nov 2022. Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. Pay only a $49 deposit per person at time of booking; final payment due 75 days before departure. Full payment required for sailings booked within 75 days of sailing.
Onboard Spending Money ('OBS') is in AUD, per room and applied to the first 2 guests in a room when booking a Value or Value Plus Fare only; and applies to cruises 6 nights or less and the 8 night Melbourne Cup (I350) sailing 3 Nov 2023. Amount varies by room type and itinerary duration to the maximum of $100 per room. Interior/Oceanview rooms are eligible for $50 OBS per room. Balcony/Mini Suite/Suite rooms are eligible for $100 OBS per room. For the I350 sailing only, Interior/Oceanview rooms are eligible for $100 OBS per room and Balcony/Mini Suite/Suite rooms are eligible for $200 OBS per room. OBS expires at the conclusion of your cruise, is not transferable and not redeemable for cash.