Ultimate New Zealand & Pacific Paradise
From Sydney, Australia To Auckland, New Zealand - 24 Nights
- Departing from:
- Sydney, Australia
- Auckland, New Zealand
- 24 Nights
- Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday with $4000 Bonus Value Including City Stay, Exclusive Package Savings & More
- Travel Dates:
- 27/01/25 to 21/02/25
- Reference Code:
Price per person
Day 1 Sydney, Australia
Embark your 23 night New Zealand and South Pacific cruise onboard Celebrity Edge in Sydney today.
Day 2-3 At Sea
Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ships activities can be found on the vessels daily newsletter. 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.
Day 4 Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound, Dusky Sound, New Zealand
Welcome to Doubtful Sound. Be mesmerised by the striking landscape of New Zealand’s deepest fjord, with its sheer cliff faces, towering waterfalls and glacially carved valleys. Known as a “Place of Silence”, be sure to soak up every moment of refreshing mountain air, where an echoing birdsong is the only sound to break the stillness.
Day 5 Dunedin, New Zealand
Embodying a Scottish heritage while shaped by a Victorian and Edwardian influence, you can feel right at home in the heart of this culturally rich city.
Day 6 Christchurch, New Zealand
Christchurch, known for its English heritage, is located on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island. Flat-bottomed punts glide on the Avon River, which meanders through the city centre. On its banks are cycling paths, the green expanse of Hagley Park and Christchurch Botanic Gardens.
Day 7 Wellington, New Zealand
Welcome to Wellington. As the capital of New Zealand, this windy city is brimming with museums, theatres, and art galleries. Make sure to ride the Wellington Cable Car to enjoy beautiful harbour views, stroll through the scenic Botanic Gardens and visit trendy Cuba Street for bars, cafes, and local stores.
Day 8 Napier, New Zealand
Welcome to Napier. Known as the Art Deco capital of the world, a stroll through the city will leave you feeling like you’ve stepped back in time. Nearby is Hawke’s Bay, one of New Zealand’s most important wine regions and the perfect place to tour a vineyard.
Day 9 Picton, New Zealand
You’re in wine country now, a short drive will find you in the midst of the Marlborough wine region. Otherwise you can spend the day embracing the shoreline in a kayak and swimming in the pristine waters.
Day 10 At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 11 Tauranga, New Zealand
Welcome to Tauranga! The largest city in the Bay of Plenty is your gateway to Rotorua. Here you can bathe in bubbling mud pools, discover a geothermal wonderland at Waimangu Volcanic Valley and learn more about Maori culture at Tamaki Maori Village. Back in Tauranga, don’t miss the Mount Maunganui summit walk.
Day 12 Auckland, New Zealand
Auckland is surrounded by 48 erupted volcanic structures which are spread around the city and present some stunning views. This is also the best spot for the shop-a-holics on-board, spanning from luxury brands to open-air markets. If you’d prefer something involving nature, Auckland also has lush rain forests, coastal trails and sparkling beaches!
Day 13 Bay of Islands, New Zealand
Bay of Islands is the first place in New Zealand to be settled by the Europeans. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife as dolphins and other marine life are often spotted in this area! Walk through the forest to visit caves full of glow worms, go kayaking through the mangroves or take a historical tour of Kerikeri and Waitangi.
Day 14-15 At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 16 Suva, Fiji
Welcome to Suva! Surrounded by lush forest and fronted by a deep-water harbour, Fiji’s capital boasts a vibrant cultural scene. Learn more about Fijian history at the Fiji Museum, shop for crafts and souvenirs at the Suva Flea Market or enjoy a scenic forest walk at the Colo-i-Suva Forest Park.
Day 17 Lautoka, Fiji
Welcome to Lautoka, the ‘Sugar City’. The second-largest city in Fiji, Lautoka is known for its expansive sugarcane plantations, swaying palm trees and crystal-clear waters. While you can easily spend the day lazing by the beach, for a more cultural experience, head to Viseisei Village to participate in a traditional kava ceremony.
Day 18 At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 19 Apia, Samoa (International Dateline)
Welcome to Apia. Offering a relaxed charm, this is your gateway to Samoa’s tropical rainforests, volcanic mountains, cascading waterfalls, and pristine coastline. Connect with locals at the Samoan Cultural Centre, snorkel in the incredible Palolo Deep Marine Reserve and slip down the Papaseea Sliding Rocks Waterfalls.
Day 19 Pago Pago, American Samoa (International Dateline)
Welcome to Pago Pago! With its stunning harbour, surrounded by forest-clad mountains and turquoise sea, Pago Pago is the urban centre of American Samoa. Explore local villages, laze on Two Dollar Beach, shop for handicrafts at Pago Plaza and hike Mt Alava for sweeping views.
Day 20 At Sea, International Date Line Crossing
Today you will cross over the international dateline. Remember to adjust your watches to the current time.
Day 21-23 At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 24-25 Auckland, New Zealand
Disembark Celebrity Edge in Auckland today. The ‘City of Sails’ is New Zealand’s most vibrant metropolis, filled with food, music, arts and culture. During your exploration, be sure to climb Sky Tower for impeccable city views, enjoy a walk along Auckland Domain and soak in some culture at Auckland Museum. Complete your day with a cone of Giapo ice cream. Enjoy a 2-night hotel stay to explore this beautiful city.
Day 26 Auckland, New Zealand
Farewell New Zealand as you board your flight home or ask us about our flexible flights and extend your stay.
- One way fight from home capital city to Sydney to embark your cruise (where applicable and surcharge paid)
- One way flight from Auckland to Australia
- 23 Night New Zealand and South Pacific cruise from Sydney to Auckland onboard Celebrity Edge in an Interior Stateroom
- Onboard dining across a range of complimentary venues
- Onboard entertainment including live music & performances
- Onboard all port taxes & charges
- Onboard prepaid gratuities
- BONUS Onboard beverage package with cocktails, spirits, wine, beer & soft drinks
- BONUS Onboard wifi package
- BONUS 2 Night hotel stay to explore Auckland at your leisure
Cruise Ship: Celebrity Edge
Set sail for an extraordinary journey to spectacular destinations with Celebrity Edge.
Room: Interior Stateroom
- Oceanview Stateroom from + $599 per person
- Veranda Stateroom from + $1299 per person
- Edge Sunset Veranda Stateroom from + $1599 per person
- Concierge Class Stateroom from + $2899 per person
- Aqua Class Stateroom from + $4999 per person
Price based on cruise sail date 27 January 2025
Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.
Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Please note – Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions are subject to change and availability.
Seasonal and/or flight routing surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur.
Important – if your cruise holiday package is made up of consecutive back to back sailings, there is a chance that you may be allocated different cabin numbers on each voyage and may be required to change cabins throughout your journey.
Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.
Please note – onboard benefits valued at has been converted into Australian Dollars from the onboard currency. Details of the onboard currency can be provided by your consultant at the time of enquiry. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should onboard 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.
Please note: Flight deviations requested by the traveller incur a fee of $150AUD per person plus any additional airfare and or tax charges. These will be advised by our Cruise After Sales / Air Department at the time of selecting your flights
Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.
Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.
It is your responsibility to ensure that you have checked the 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.
** Low Deposit Policy
A second deposit (part payment) will be required/date & amount will be supplied by the consultant at the time of booking.