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Ship: Norwegian Sun   
Departure: Saturday, January 4, 2025
Nights: 15 nights
Departs: Auckland
Returns: Melbourne
+ Club Members - Bonus up to US$200/Cabin credit
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
15
Nights
Days at Sea
5
Sea Days
Ports
12
Ports
Countries Visted
2
Countries
  • Itinerary

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    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 Saturday, January 4, 2025 Auckland, New Zealand Embark 6:00 PM
    View of Auckland, New Zealand

    Auckland, one of New Zealand's most populous cities, is located on the North Island of New Zealand. Auckland, known as Tamaki Makaurau, is based around twin harbours called Waitemata and Manukau Harbour extending up to volcanic hills to the west. Auckland has so much to offer when you combine an urban environment, stunning diverse landscapes and warming polynesian culture. Read more about Auckland, New Zealand

    2 Sunday, January 5, 2025 Rotorua (Tauranga), New Zealand 8:45 AM 8:10 PM
    View of Rotorua (Tauranga), New Zealand

    Rotorua (Tauranga) is a centre of tourism and a place of extraordinary natural beauty. It is a smallish city on the shores of a lake of the same name, in the crater of an ancient volcano in the Bay of Plenty region of the North Island of New Zealand. The entire area is thermally active, and the smell of sulphur, a 'rotten eggs’ smell that is never far, results in the nicknames 'Sulphur City' and 'Rottenrua'. Read more about Rotorua (Tauranga), New Zealand

    3 Monday, January 6, 2025 Gisborne, New Zealand 9:30 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Gisborne, New Zealand

    The city of Gisborne is located at the north end of Poverty Bay in the east coast region of North Island, New Zealand. The Gisborne region has been settled by Maori tribes for over 700 years, where they built their fishing villages and hill forts. Here Captain Cook made his first landing in New Zealand with the Endeavour in 1769. Read more about Gisborne, New Zealand

    4 Tuesday, January 7, 2025 At Sea
    5 Wednesday, January 8, 2025 Dunedin, New Zealand 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Dunedin, New Zealand

    Dunedin is the principal city of the Otago Region of New Zealand. It was founded in 1848 by Scottish migrants, and today the city still contains many Scottish relics, including a statue of the Scottish Bard Robbie Burns. Fine examples of working heritage include the Speight’s Brewery, the Gasworks Museum and the very popular Taieri Gorge Railway. Read more about Dunedin, New Zealand

    6 Thursday, January 9, 2025 Dusky Sound, New Zealand
    View of Dusky Sound, New Zealand

    Dusky Sound is a fjord on the SW corner of New Zealand, in Fjordland National Park. In 1770 it was given its name by Captain Cook and his crew as that was the time of night when they found it. They encountered groups of shy Maoris, but nowadays the area is almost uninhabited. Read more about Dusky Sound, New Zealand

    6 Thursday, January 9, 2025 Doubtful Sound, New Zealand
    View of Doubtful Sound, New Zealand

    Doubtful Sound, despite its name, is a very large and naturally imposing fjord in the far SW of New Zealand. It is located in the same region as the smaller but more famous and accessible Milford Sound, but it is three times longer, and has a surface area ten times larger. Often referred to as the 'Sound of Silence', Doubtful Sound is a tranquil, awe-inspiring destination known for its cascading waterfalls, looming mountains and rare marine life. Read more about Doubtful Sound, New Zealand

    6 Thursday, January 9, 2025 Milford Sound, New Zealand
    View of Milford Sound, New Zealand

    Milford Sound is a stunningly beautiful fjord in the SW of New Zealand's South Island and lying within a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Described by Rudyard Kipling as the 'eighth wonder of the world', it has been judged 'the world's top travel destination' in an international survey, and is acclaimed as New Zealand's most famous tourist destination. Milford Sound runs 15 km inland from the Tasman Sea and is surrounded by sheer rock faces, such as the Elephant and Lion Peaks that rise to 1200 m or more on either side. Read more about Milford Sound, New Zealand

    7 Friday, January 10, 2025 At Sea
    8 Saturday, January 11, 2025 At Sea
    9 Sunday, January 12, 2025 At Sea
    10 Monday, January 13, 2025 Sydney, Australia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Sydney, Australia

    Sydney, the capital of New South Wales is located on Australia's east coast. It is the most popular city to visit, thanks to its iconic Sydney Harbour, beautiful beaches, lush national parks, world-class restaurants and the famous Sydney Opera House. In 1973, the Opera House completed construction and is the most popular building in Australia and one of the most famous in the world. Read more about Sydney, Australia

    11 Tuesday, January 14, 2025 Eden, Australia 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Eden, Australia

    Eden is located at deep-water Twofold Bay on the Sapphire Coast, 476 km south of Sydney. The port berths ships to 325m. It is set in rugged beauty with golden sandy beaches and crystal waters to the east and forests and park lands to the west. Read more about Eden, Australia

    12 Wednesday, January 15, 2025 At Sea
    13 Thursday, January 16, 2025 Hobart, Australia 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Hobart, Australia

    Hobart is the capital of Australia’s island state of Tasmania. Tasmania is located at the southernmost part of Australia. Hobart was founded in 1803, making it the 2nd oldest city in the country, after Sydney, New South Wales and was first established as a penal colony for British convicts. Read more about Hobart, Australia

    14 Friday, January 17, 2025 Burnie, Australia 10:00 AM 9:00 PM
    View of Burnie, Australia

    Burnie, on the NW coast of Tasmania, is a regional city best known for its busy container port and major industries. It is becoming famous for the wealth of unexpected places for visitors to explore. The central business district provides a thoroughfare to the beach-side board-walk, while Burnie Park with its historic tearoom the 'Burnie Inn', a wildlife sanctuary and a walking track to Oldaker Falls, are close to the city centre. Read more about Burnie, Australia

    15 Saturday, January 18, 2025 Melbourne, Australia 11:00 AM Disembark
    View of Melbourne, Australia

    Melbourne, the capital of Victoria, is also known as the cultural, culinary, and sporting capital of Australia. Set on the Yarra River, the city is home to world-class sporting facilities, museums, galleries and theatres and many revered restaurants. The Central Business District (CBD) has become renowned for its tiny laneways, boutique shopping, street art, and impeccable barista-made coffee. Read more about Melbourne, Australia

  • Ship

    Norwegian Sun Overview

    Norwegian Sun

    4.1
    (from 8 verified customers)

    Launched in 2001, Norwegian Sun was brightened up in 2018 with refreshed staterooms and public spaces. At 78,309 GT and with 1936 passengers this vessel introduced “Freestyle Dining” to the Line. The layout of the ship is easy to navigate, to lounges and clubs, casino, well-stocked library, card room, shopping arcade, large Internet Café, and “hot spots” around the pool.

  • Cabins

    Norwegian Sun Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Norwegian Sun Suite on the Norwegian Sun

    Cabin Types

    SA, SF, SH, SG, M1, MA, MX

    Average Cabin Size – 28.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 9.0 m2

    These Owner's Suites with a Large Balcony are great for up to four guests. They include a living room, dining room and separate bedroom with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed. Along with a walk in closet, luxury bath with whirlpool tub and an amazing balcony. Includes butler and concierge service. Accommodates: 4. Size approx. 828 sq. ft.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Norwegian Sun Balcony on the Norwegian Sun

    Cabin Types

    B1, BF, BB, BX, B4, B5, BA

    Average Cabin Size – 15.8 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.4 m2

    These Balcony Staterooms have room for up to three guests and have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed plus a pull out sofa to accommodate one more. Along with a sitting area, floor-to-ceiling glass doors and a private balcony with an amazing aft-facing view. Accommodates: 3. Size approx. 221 sq. ft.

    Oceanview

    Oceanview

    Oceanview on the Norwegian Sun Oceanview on the Norwegian Sun

    Cabin Types

    O5, O4, OA, OC, OB, OK, OX

    Average Cabin Size – 15.8 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    A great way for the whole family to cruise, these staterooms can accommodate up to five guests. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a pull down bed and a convertible sofa. They also feature a sitting area and a big picture window for you to admire the view. Accommodates: 5. Size approx. 170 sq. ft.

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Norwegian Sun Inside on the Norwegian Sun

    Cabin Types

    I5, I4, IA, IB, IF, IX

    Average Cabin Size – 11.1 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    The Family Inside Staterooms are a great and affordable way for you to bring the whole family along. With room for up to five, you'll have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and some staterooms have pull down beds to accommodate two more. Plus you'll have a sitting area and access to all kinds of amenities, like room service and so much more. Accommodates: 5. Size approx. 145-172 sq. ft.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Norwegian Sun

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    • Stateroom with facilities for persons with disabilities
    • Hearing Impaired
    • Connecting Staterooms
    • King Bed
    • Queen Bed
    • Double Bed
    • Holds 3
    • Holds 4
    • Holds 5
    • Holds 6
    • Holds 8
    • Elevator
    • Inside Corridors
    • PrivaSea
    • Two non-combinable beds
    • Restrooms
  • Promotions

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    Norwegian Cruise Line Club Offer

    Norwegian Cruise Line Club Offer

    Clean Cruising Club members enjoy bonus onboard credit up to US$200 with Norwegian Cruise Lines
    • Bonus Onboard credit:
    - Cruise for 3-7 nights: Oceanview US$25/cabin, Balcony US$50/cabin, Suite & Haven US$100/cabin*
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    • Premium Beverage Package & Specialty Dining Package
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    Norwegian Cruise Line's Reduced Deposits

    Norwegian Cruise Line's Reduced Deposits

    $149 per person deposits for Club Balcony Suites and below!

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Cabin Availability

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