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Australia Day Cruise - X305

Departure: Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Nights: 4 nights
Departs: Melbourne
Returns: Melbourne
+ Up to $100 onboard credit
+ $1 deposits and Onboard Credit
Return Trip
Return
trip
Duration
4
Nights
Days at Sea
2
Sea Days
Ports
2
Ports
Countries Visted
1
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Australia Day Cruise - X305

    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 Tuesday, January 24, 2023 Melbourne, Australia Embark 4:00 PM
    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 sports 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

    2 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 At Sea
    3 Thursday, January 26, 2023 Sydney, Australia 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Sydney, Australia

    Sydney, the capital of New South Wales is located on the east coast of Australia. It is the most popular city to visit as it is best known for the iconic Sydney Harbour, amazing beaches, lush national parks and world-class restaurants. With Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House located around Circular Quay, Darling Harbour and the beautiful botanic gardens to the west and Australia’s iconic Bondi Beach to the east, Sydney is certainly one place you don’t want to miss out on! Read more about Sydney, Australia

    4 Friday, January 27, 2023 At Sea
    5 Saturday, January 28, 2023 Melbourne, Australia 7:00 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 sports 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

    Pacific Explorer Overview

    Pacific Explorer

    4.1
    (from 180 verified customers)

    Pacific Explorer was one of many firsts for the P&O fleet. She was completely transformed in 2017 from her former life as Dawn Princess (sister ship to Sea & Sun Princess), with a multi-million dollar refurbishment, she was brought across to enhance the P&O experience. Her fresh, modern look has been thoughtfully designed to bring exciting new venues, high-class entertainment and sought after attractions. Measuring at 77,441 GT, Pacific Explorer carries 1,998 passengers with plenty of quad share cabin options for families. Bringing the best of Australian way of life to the seas is what P&O pride themselves on. Whether the kids are chasing the sun filled days at the water park or the adults want their own sanctuary to enjoy some cocktails, there is something for everyone on the Pacific Explorer. Zoom down the Disco Diver or Super Slider water slides as often as you like, make a splash in the interactive water parks or choose your thrill with the P&O Edge Adventure park. Be spoilt for choice with twelve different dining options included in your fare, with P&O bringing the popular ‘The Pantry’ restaurant aboard. Enjoy the innovative and fun of bars as well as the variety of incredible stage shows at night. Celebrate a special occasion with something extra special in one of the specialty dining restaurants; Celebrity chef Luke Mangan has two restaurants onboard or there’s the award-winning pizza in 400 Gradi just to name a couple.

  • Cabins

    Pacific Explorer Cabins

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Pacific Explorer

    Cabin Types

    IF, IE, ID, IC, IB, IA

    Average Cabin Size – 13.7 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.

    Outside

    Outside

    Outside on the Pacific Explorer

    Cabin Types

    OG, OF, OE, OD, OV, OI

    Average Cabin Size – 14.4 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Oceanview rooms feature a window or porthole so you won’t miss a single ocean view. It's nice to know there’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.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Pacific Explorer

    Cabin Types

    BA, BE, BD, BC, BB

    Average Cabin Size – 16.6 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 2.6 m2

    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. Twin single beds that convert into a queen bed. Some rooms can accommodate up to 3-4 adults / children.

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Pacific Explorer

    Cabin Types

    PT, SA, MB, M5, MA

    Average Cabin Size – 45.6 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 14.4 m2

    If you're looking for a whole new level of luxury the exclusive penthouse room is for you. Our new Penthouses feature a large spa bath, spacious sitting area, separate dining area, private balcony and floor to ceiling windows. Twin beds that convert into a queen-size bed plus a double sofa bed. Some rooms can accommodate up to 4 adults / children.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Pacific Explorer

    Legend

    • Third or Fourth berth available
    • Third berth available
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Two lower beds not convertible to queen; shower facilities only
    • Obstructed View
    • Public toilet
    • Queen bed not convertible to two twin beds
  • Other Dates

  • Promotions

    Current promotions for Pacific Explorer

    P&O Cruises - Value Fare

    P&O Cruises - Value Fare

    The Value Fare is displayed below and 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 Ship Yeah Sale

    • Book now with only $1pp deposits (valid for selected sailings after 1 Dec 22)
    • Receive between $50 and $500/cabin credit (based on cabin type and duration of cruise).
    • Book a Value Plus fare and receive Drinks & Wifi package included.
    • Prices below are Value fare and is combinable with this offer.
    • Go Fares (nonrefundable, not combinable with this offer) are also available. Call your consultant for details.

    Terms & Conditions apply.

Cabin Availability

Hold a cabin or view live cabin availability aboard Pacific Explorer for this sailing

Inside at the Pacific Explorer

Inside

From $399
Outside at the Pacific Explorer

Outside

From $499
Balcony at the Pacific Explorer

Balcony

From $649
Suite at the Pacific Explorer

Suite

From $1499

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  • Australia Day Cruise - X305

    Cruiseline: P&O Cruises Australia Ship: Pacific Explorer Departure: Tuesday, January 24, 2023 Nights: 4 nights Departs: Melbourne Returns: Melbourne

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