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Tales Of The South Pacific - X469A

Ship: Zaandam   
Departure: Monday, September 30, 2024
Nights: 51 nights
Departs: San Diego
Returns: San Diego
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Duration
51
Nights
Days at Sea
31
Sea Days
Ports
22
Ports
Countries Visted
7
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Tales Of The South Pacific - X469A

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Monday, September 30, 2024 San Diego, USA Embark 5:00 PM
    View of San Diego, USA

    San Diego is a coastal Southern Californian city located in the SW corner of the United States. Founded in 1769, it is the oldest town in California and has an enchanting natural beauty and a pleasant, mild, climate with plenty of sunshine, which defines the city. Though it’s big, and growing fast, San Diego manages to ‘hang on to’ a resort feel, even amid the skyscrapers and brick facades of its revamped downtown. Read more about San Diego, USA

    2 Tuesday, October 1, 2024 At Sea
    3 Wednesday, October 2, 2024 At Sea
    4 Thursday, October 3, 2024 At Sea
    5 Friday, October 4, 2024 At Sea
    6 Saturday, October 5, 2024 At Sea
    7 Sunday, October 6, 2024 Nawiliwili, USA 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Nawiliwili, USA

    Nawiliwili is a large beach park and port on the SE of the island of Kauai in the Hawaiian Islands. One of the wettest spots on Earth, with an annual average rainfall of over 11 meters, it is located on the east side of Mount Wai'ale'ale. The high annual rainfall has eroded deep valleys in the central mountains resulting in canyons with many scenic waterfalls. Read more about Nawiliwili, USA

    7 Monday, October 7, 2024 Kailua, USA 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Kailua, USA

    The scenic little village of Kailua, primarily a residential community, lies on the windward coast of the island of Hawaii, and is just 19 km from Honolulu. It is renowned for the Kailua Beach Park, the island of Oahu’s most beautiful beach, due to the offshore islands that add to its atmosphere, and where the surf is gentle and the sand is perfect. It is great for sunbathing and recreational activities, as well as being the beach used as a world-class windsurfing destination. Read more about Kailua, USA

    8 Tuesday, October 8, 2024 Honolulu, USA 8:00 AM
    View of Honolulu, USA

    The birthplace of Barack Obama, the 44th President of the Unites States, Honolulu is the cultural, industrial, commercial, and governmental centre of Hawaii, with Waikiki Beach the epicentre of the tourist industry. It is a thriving world-class city, with nearly one million people in its metropolitan area. Oahu is the most popular of the Hawaiian Islands, and as the city is packed with sights, activities, and tourist attractions, it is easy to understand why there is so much to do in this southernmost major U.S. Read more about Honolulu, USA

    9 Wednesday, October 9, 2024 Honolulu, USA 7:00 AM
    View of Honolulu, USA

    The birthplace of Barack Obama, the 44th President of the Unites States, Honolulu is the cultural, industrial, commercial, and governmental centre of Hawaii, with Waikiki Beach the epicentre of the tourist industry. It is a thriving world-class city, with nearly one million people in its metropolitan area. Oahu is the most popular of the Hawaiian Islands, and as the city is packed with sights, activities, and tourist attractions, it is easy to understand why there is so much to do in this southernmost major U.S. Read more about Honolulu, USA

    10 Thursday, October 10, 2024 Maui, USA 8:00 AM 8:00 PM
    View of Maui, USA

    The Island of Maui, the Magic Isle of Hawaii, is surrounded by 48km of beautiful beaches that are known for quiet waters in the summer, and being a whitewater playground for the surfing elite in winter. An ideal way of seeing the island is to travel by car or bus and visit such places as Paia, a small town on the island with a collection of quaint shops, along with art galleries and great local food at casual restaurants. Here, natural wonders set your spirit free and the warm ‘aloha’ of Maui's people fills your heart with a sense of belonging. Read more about Maui, USA

    11 Friday, October 11, 2024 Hilo, USA 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Hilo, USA

    Hilo is the largest settlement on The Big Island of Hawaii, the southernmost of the Hawaiian islands, in Polynesia. It overlooks Hilo Bay, at the base of active Mauna Loa (4169m) and dormant Mauna Kea (4207m) volcanoes. Hilo is an impressively beautiful town overlooking beaches, caves, rivers, and waterfalls within its limits. Read more about Hilo, USA

    12 Saturday, October 12, 2024 At Sea
    13 Sunday, October 13, 2024 At Sea
    14 Monday, October 14, 2024 Cross Dateline
    15 Tuesday, October 15, 2024 Fanning Atoll, Kiribati 8:00 AM 2:00 PM
    View of Fanning Atoll, Kiribati

    Fanning Atoll (Gilbertese: Tabuaeran) is one of the Line Islands of the Central Pacific Ocean, and part of the Republic of Kiribati (formerly Gilbert Islands). It lies in the world's farthest forward time zone, UTC+14:00 (at 200.63 deg.E). The time of day is the same as in the U.S. Read more about Fanning Atoll, Kiribati

    16 Tuesday, October 15, 2024 Cross Equator
    16 Tuesday, October 15, 2024 Cross Dateline
    16 Tuesday, October 15, 2024 At Sea
    16 Wednesday, October 16, 2024 At Sea
    17 Thursday, October 17, 2024 At Sea
    18 Friday, October 18, 2024 Pago Pago, American Samoa 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Pago Pago, American Samoa

    Pago Pago Bay (pronounced "Pango Pango") on the island of Tutuila is the capital of American Samoa, a chain of seven South Pacific isles about 4,000 km south of Hawaii. Due to a massive seaward wall of a volcano collapsing aeons ago and opening to the sea, the harbor is hemmed in by towering mountains. Mt. Read more about Pago Pago, American Samoa

    19 Saturday, October 19, 2024 At Sea
    20 Sunday, October 20, 2024 Cross Dateline
    21 Sunday, October 20, 2024 At Sea
    22 Monday, October 21, 2024 At Sea
    23 Tuesday, October 22, 2024 Suva, Fiji 8:00 AM
    View of Suva, Fiji

    Suva is the capital and largest city of Fiji, perched on a hilly peninsula between Laucala Bay and Suva Harbour in the SE corner of the island of Viti Levu. It is a beautiful tropical city full of colour and diverse cultures. Although it is the only place in Fiji where you will see buildings taller than palm trees, local folk traditions such as fire walks, welcoming ceremonies, wood-carving and the fabrication of tree-bark cloth, remain strong. Read more about Suva, Fiji

    24 Wednesday, October 23, 2024 Suva, Fiji 6:00 PM
    View of Suva, Fiji

    Suva is the capital and largest city of Fiji, perched on a hilly peninsula between Laucala Bay and Suva Harbour in the SE corner of the island of Viti Levu. It is a beautiful tropical city full of colour and diverse cultures. Although it is the only place in Fiji where you will see buildings taller than palm trees, local folk traditions such as fire walks, welcoming ceremonies, wood-carving and the fabrication of tree-bark cloth, remain strong. Read more about Suva, Fiji

    25 Thursday, October 24, 2024 Lautoka, Fiji 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Lautoka, Fiji

    Lautoka is situated on the western side of Viti Levu, the largest island in Fiji, and just 20 km north of Nadi. The Fiji archipelago lies just to the western side of the International Date Line. Lautoka is Fiji's second largest city. Read more about Lautoka, Fiji

    26 Friday, October 25, 2024 Dravuni, Fiji 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Dravuni, Fiji

    Dravuni Island is a dramatically rugged volcanic island 70 km south of Suva, Fiji. It is part of the scenic Kadavu group of islands. Dravuni is home to a couple of hundred friendly Fijians, concentrated in a delightful village that shelters beneath tall palm trees. Read more about Dravuni, Fiji

    27 Saturday, October 26, 2024 Savusavu, Fiji 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Savusavu, Fiji

    Nestled between green hills and the deep water of Namaka Creek to the SE of Vanua Levu, is Fiji's second largest island, Savusavu – a natural, lush and beautiful paradise. It is as though time has stood still for thirty years. With only one main street that is a hub of activity, it does have all the essentials, including quaint cafes and restaurants, banks, a post office, and a fascinating busy local open-air vegetable market. Read more about Savusavu, Fiji

    28 Sunday, October 27, 2024 At Sea
    29 Monday, October 28, 2024 Nuku'alofa, Tonga 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Nuku'alofa, Tonga

    Nuku'alofa Town is the capital of Tonga, sitting on a narrow isthmus facing the Pacific Ocean to the north, and the Fanga'uta Lagoon to the south. With a population of just 30,000 it is a quiet, sprawling and functional town with buses and internet cafes. It provides a window to a picturesque nation, where tradition and religion are paramount in everyday life. Read more about Nuku'alofa, Tonga

    30 Tuesday, October 29, 2024 Vava'u, Tonga 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Vava'u, Tonga

    Vava'u, and the other 40 odd islands that make up this stunningly beautiful group, is situated in the north of the Kingdom of the Tongan archipelago in the South Pacific. Despite now being easily accessible, it still remains off the beaten track of mass tourism. Neiafu, the tiny capital on Vava'u, is perched above the Port of Refuge Harbour, a delightful natural harbour regarded by many as one of the most beautiful in the world. Read more about Vava'u, Tonga

    31 Wednesday, October 30, 2024 Cross Dateline
    31 Wednesday, October 30, 2024 At Sea
    32 Thursday, October 31, 2024 At Sea
    33 Friday, November 1, 2024 At Sea
    34 Saturday, November 2, 2024 Aitutaki, Cook Islands 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Aitutaki, Cook Islands

    Aitutaki - aka Araura, Ararau, Utataki - is one of the Cook Islands, 250 km north of the main island, Rarotonga. Bounded by a triangular barrier reef, Aitutaki boasts one of the most famous lagoons in the world and which is home to a large number of fish, hence making it a favourite spot for snorkelling and scuba diving. The lagoon is four times the area of the main island, and inside the lagoon are fifteen islets each its own paradise. Read more about Aitutaki, Cook Islands

    35 Sunday, November 3, 2024 Rarotonga, Cook Islands 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Rarotonga, Cook Islands

    Rarotonga is the emerald jewel of the South Pacific. It lies midway between French Polynesia to the east, and Samoa and Tonga to the west. One of 15 Cook Islands, it is a popular tourist destination. Read more about Rarotonga, Cook Islands

    36 Monday, November 4, 2024 At Sea
    37 Tuesday, November 5, 2024 Raiatea, French Polynesia 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Raiatea, French Polynesia

    Raiatea is a South Pacific island in the west of French Polynesia. It is the second largest of the French Polynesian Archipelago. The same coral reef encloses both Raiatea and the smaller island of Tahaa just 4 km south. Read more about Raiatea, French Polynesia

    38 Wednesday, November 6, 2024 Bora Bora, French Polynesia 8:00 AM 11:59 PM
    View of Bora Bora, French Polynesia

    Bora Bora is an island in the Leeward group of the Society Islands of French Polynesia. The mysteries and romance associated with the words Bora Bora bring an almost mystical presence to the island; it is arguably the most famous island in the world. Part of the allure has to be its almost unbelievable beauty. Read more about Bora Bora, French Polynesia

    39 Thursday, November 7, 2024 Huahine, French Polynesia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Huahine, French Polynesia

    Huahine is an island located among the Society Islands, and is arguably the most picturesque island in all of French Polynesia. It actually consists of two islands, Huahine-Nui (big) and Huahine Iti (little) interconnected by a bridge. With steep mountains descending into protected bays of azure blue and emerald green colours, the island is also one of the more geographically diverse of the Society Group. Read more about Huahine, French Polynesia

    40 Friday, November 8, 2024 Bahia D' Opunoha, Mo
    41 Saturday, November 9, 2024 Papeete, French Polynesia 8:00 AM
    View of Papeete, French Polynesia

    The city of Papeete (Tahitian Pape'ete; pop. 27,000) is the capital of Tahiti, the largest of the French Polynesian Islands. With its pleasant warm tropical climate, city-lovers will enjoy Papeete's chic shops, specialist stores and boutiques, together with the lively mix of French, Polynesian, and Chinese cultures. Read more about Papeete, French Polynesia

    42 Sunday, November 10, 2024 Papeete, French Polynesia 5:00 PM
    View of Papeete, French Polynesia

    The city of Papeete (Tahitian Pape'ete; pop. 27,000) is the capital of Tahiti, the largest of the French Polynesian Islands. With its pleasant warm tropical climate, city-lovers will enjoy Papeete's chic shops, specialist stores and boutiques, together with the lively mix of French, Polynesian, and Chinese cultures. Read more about Papeete, French Polynesia

    43 Monday, November 11, 2024 Fakarava, French Polynesia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Fakarava, French Polynesia

    Fakarava is a coral atoll in the west of the Tuamotu group in French Polynesia. It lies 420 km ENE from Tahiti. The rectangular form of the atoll is 20 km by 55 km, with the larger of two passes from the deep lagoon to the sea at the northern end. Read more about Fakarava, French Polynesia

    44 Tuesday, November 12, 2024 At Sea
    45 Wednesday, November 13, 2024 Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

    Nuku Hiva is the largest of the Marquesas Islands in French Polynesia, an overseas territory of France. The Marquises lie 1400 km NE of Tahiti. The island is about 25 km across, with a high inland plateau and the highest peak Tekao at 1224 m. Read more about Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

    46 Thursday, November 14, 2024 At Sea
    47 Friday, November 15, 2024 Cross Equator
    48 Saturday, November 16, 2024 At Sea
    49 Sunday, November 17, 2024 At Sea
    50 Monday, November 18, 2024 At Sea
    51 Tuesday, November 19, 2024 At Sea
    52 Wednesday, November 20, 2024 San Diego, USA 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of San Diego, USA

    San Diego is a coastal Southern Californian city located in the SW corner of the United States. Founded in 1769, it is the oldest town in California and has an enchanting natural beauty and a pleasant, mild, climate with plenty of sunshine, which defines the city. Though it’s big, and growing fast, San Diego manages to ‘hang on to’ a resort feel, even amid the skyscrapers and brick facades of its revamped downtown. Read more about San Diego, USA

  • Ship

    Zaandam Overview

    Zaandam

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    Taking her maiden voyage in 2000, the Zaandam can carry up to 1440 passengers with a 61,396 GT. Hallmarks of HAL include spacious staterooms and public areas, rich timber furnishings set with museum-quality paintings and antiques, discreet personal service, and artful itineraries that allow for overnights in key cities.

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    Average Cabin Size – 86.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 17.4 m2

    Bedroom with 1 king-size bed, oversize whirlpool bath shower, living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah, pantry, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, guest toilet, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 1,296 sq. ft. Include all the suite amenities, plus: #8226;Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Deluxe Verandah Suite or Penthouse Verandah Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, refreshments throughout the day and wi-fi for a small charge. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed

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    Average Cabin Size – 21.1 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 5.8 m2

    2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, whirlpool bath or shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 297-379 sq. ft. Include all the stateroom amenities, plus: bull;A variety of firm, medium and soft pillows bull;No-host mini-bar for easy entertaining bull;Personalized cruise stationery bull;Oversized bath towels bull;One-touch telephone concierge service bull;Fresh flowers bull;Complimentary DVD library

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    Average Cabin Size – 16.7 m2

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    2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed. Bathroom offers a shower. Approximately 182-293 sq. ft Stateroom amenities include: bull;Luxurious beds featuring Sealyreg; Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens. bull;Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage bull;100% Egyptian cotton towels. bull;Premium massage showerheads. bull;5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers. bull;Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure. bull;Complimentary fresh fruit on request. bull;Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages. bull;Flat-panel TV and DVD player. bull;Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service.

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    • Partial sea view
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    • 2 lower beds do not convert to queen-size
    • Wheelchair accessible staterooms
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