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New Guinea Island Encounter Cruise - I450

Departure: Wednesday, October 16, 2024
Nights: 10 nights
Departs: Brisbane
Returns: Brisbane
+ Up to $500 Onboard Credit/cabin*
Return Trip
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Duration
10
Nights
Days at Sea
5
Sea Days
Ports
5
Ports
Countries Visted
2
Countries
  • Itinerary

    New Guinea Island Encounter Cruise - I450

    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 Wednesday, October 16, 2024 Brisbane, Australia Embark 3:00 PM
    View of Brisbane, Australia

    Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, located in the sunshine state as it boasts of having over 280 days of sunshine per year. Brisbane is known for its laid back and friendly atmosphere, sophisticated art galleries and museums, beautiful botanic gardens, premium shopping in the heart of the CBD and Moreton Bay. The Brisbane River, which flows through the city, gives you great access to both north and south via the famous CityCats. Read more about Brisbane, Australia

    2 Thursday, October 17, 2024 At Sea
    3 Friday, October 18, 2024 At Sea
    4 Saturday, October 19, 2024 Milne Bay (Alotau), Papua New Guinea 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Milne Bay (Alotau), Papua New Guinea

    Milne Bay is home to almost five hundred islands, ranging from typical tropical islands and atolls through to huge volcanic and continental islands. It is situated at the easternmost inlet on the coast of mainland Papua New Guinea, and gives good access to coral reefs and diving. With no roads connecting it to the rest of the world, it truly is a quiet piece of paradise. Read more about Milne Bay (Alotau), Papua New Guinea

    5 Sunday, October 20, 2024 Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea

    The Trobriand Islands (aka the Kiriwina Islands) are an archipelago of coral atolls off the E coast of Papua New Guinea in Milne Bay Province. Most of the 12,000 indigenous inhabitants live on the main island Kiriwina, the location of the government station, Losuia. Other major islands are Kaileuna, Vakuta, and Kitava. Read more about Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea

    6 Monday, October 21, 2024 Rabaul, Papua New Guinea 9:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea

    Rabaul is a town on the Gazelle Peninsula in East New Britain province, Papua New Guinea. A busy commercial centre, it is situated on Simpson Harbour, a sheltered inlet of Blanche Bay. Almost the entire old town of Rabaul is buried under volcanic ash, the result of a volcanic eruption in 1994, and one is in awe of the scenery, which resembles an alien prehistoric landscape. Read more about Rabaul, Papua New Guinea

    7 Tuesday, October 22, 2024 At Sea
    8 Wednesday, October 23, 2024 Conflict Islands, Papua New Guinea 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Conflict Islands, Papua New Guinea

    The Conflict Islands form an atoll in the Coral Sea, 115 km east of the eastern-most tip of Papua New Guinea, in the province of Milne Bay. Nineteen islands enclose a pear-shaped lagoon roughly 10 km by 22 km, plus two small islets in the lagoon. The Islands are owned freehold by international entrepreneur Ian Gowrie-Smith. Read more about Conflict Islands, Papua New Guinea

    9 Thursday, October 24, 2024 At Sea
    10 Friday, October 25, 2024 At Sea
    11 Saturday, October 26, 2024 Brisbane, Australia 6:00 AM Disembark
    View of Brisbane, Australia

    Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, located in the sunshine state as it boasts of having over 280 days of sunshine per year. Brisbane is known for its laid back and friendly atmosphere, sophisticated art galleries and museums, beautiful botanic gardens, premium shopping in the heart of the CBD and Moreton Bay. The Brisbane River, which flows through the city, gives you great access to both north and south via the famous CityCats. Read more about Brisbane, Australia

  • Ship

    Pacific Encounter Overview

    Pacific Encounter

    Welcome aboard the Pacific Encounter, a spectacular ship that offers the ultimate cruising experience for travelers seeking adventure, relaxation, and fun. This magnificent vessel boasts an array of world-class amenities, including a stunning atrium, a range of dining options, thrilling entertainment, and luxurious staterooms.

  • Cabins

    Pacific Encounter Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Pacific Encounter Suite on the Pacific Encounter

    Cabin Types

    SV, SP, S8, S5, PB, PA, OS, GS, ME, MD, MB, MA, M1

    Average Cabin Size – 25.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Fresh air and far out views are all part of the furniture in these rooms. Equipped with everything you need to enjoy while you're at sea, it's nice to know there's a cosy, clean sanctuary with your name on it. Twin single beds that convert into a queen bed. Quad rooms feature a double sofa bed. Some rooms can accommodate up to 3 adults / children.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Pacific Encounter Balcony on the Pacific Encounter

    Cabin Types

    BF, BE, BD, BC, BB, BA, B2, BI

    Average Cabin Size – 15.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Open your doors and let the outside in! Make the most of your time at sea with your own private Balcony Room, itrsquo;s the best way to enjoy all the comfort of our onboard rooms and all the beauty of living on the ocean. Twin single beds that convert into a queen bed. Some rooms can accommodate up to 3-4 adults / children.

    Outside

    Outside

    Outside on the Pacific Encounter Outside on the Pacific Encounter

    Cabin Types

    OF, OC, OW, OY, OV, OP, OI

    Average Cabin Size – 14.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Oceanview rooms feature a window or porthole so you wonrsquo;t miss a single ocean view. It's nice to know therersquo;s a cosy, clean sanctuary with your name on it, equipped with everything you need. Twin rooms feature twin beds which can convert into a queen bed. Quad rooms feature two lower and two upper (bunk) beds. Some rooms can accommodate up to 3-4 adults / children.

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Pacific Encounter Inside on the Pacific Encounter

    Cabin Types

    II, IF, IE, ID, IC, IB, IA

    Average Cabin Size – 14.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Wake up with your loved ones! Equipped with everything you need, it's the prefect sanctuary after a full day of adventure on deck and ashore. Twin rooms feature twin beds which can convert into a queen bed. Quad rooms feature two lower and two upper (bunk) beds. Some rooms can accommodate up to 3-4 adults / children.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Pacific Encounter

    Legend

    • Rooms are smaller than the average for room grade
    • Third or Fourth berth available
    • Third berth available
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Room with Porthole
    • Fixed queen-bed, cannot be converted to twin beds
    • Interconnecting rooms
    • Obstructed View
    • Public toilet
    • Room does not have a bathtub
    • Two berth (OZ grade: One lower, one Upper berth)
    • Two fixed lower beds. Cannot be converted to a queen-size bed
  • Other Dates

    Other dates available for Pacific Encounter

  • Promotions

    Current promotions for Pacific Encounter

    Value Plus Fare

    Value Plus Fare

    The Value Plus Fare offers inclusions, value-adds and flexibility.

    • Includes Beverage Package for the first two guests in room for sailings (Less than 7 nights soft drink package only)*
    • Includes Premium Wi-Fi Package for the first two guests in room (effective for new bookings from 15 November 2023)
    • PLUS
    • Free name change.
    • Choose your cabin number.
    • Flexible Payment & Refund Policy: Full payment due 75 days prior to cruise departure, or cancel up to 6 months prior to departure for a refund.
    • Combinable with other offers & Future Cruise Credits.

    Terms & Conditions apply.

    Value Fare

    Value Fare

    The Value Fare offers great flexibility at a reasonable price

    • Flexible Payment Policy: Secure your booking with a reduced deposit, and full payment due 75 days prior to departure
    • Flexible refund policy : Cancel up to 6 months prior to the cruise departure and receive a refund from P&O
    • Free name change
    • Choose your cabin number
    • Combinable with other offers & Future Cruise Credits

    Terms & Conditions apply.

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    P&O Onboard Credit Offer

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    - Cruises <6 nights: Inside/Oceanview $50/cabin or Balcony/Suites $100/cabin*
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    Valid for new bookings on selected sailings on either Value or Value Plus fares

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Cabin Availability

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Inside at the Pacific Encounter

Inside

From $1300
Outside at the Pacific Encounter

Outside

From $1534
Balcony at the Pacific Encounter

Balcony

Sold out
Suite at the Pacific Encounter

Suite

From $3330

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  • New Guinea Island Encounter Cruise - I450

    Cruiseline: P&O Cruises Australia Ship: Pacific Encounter Departure: Wednesday, October 16, 2024 Nights: 10 nights Departs: Brisbane Returns: Brisbane

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