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A Taste Of Tasmania Cruise - X502

Ship: Pacific Explorer   
Departure: Sunday, January 12, 2025
Nights: 5 nights
Departs: Melbourne
Returns: Melbourne
+ Up to $500 Onboard Credit/cabin*
Return Trip
Return
trip
Duration
5
Nights
Days at Sea
2
Sea Days
Ports
3
Ports
Countries Visted
1
Countries
  • Itinerary

    A Taste Of Tasmania Cruise - X502

    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 Sunday, January 12, 2025 Melbourne, Australia Embark 7:00 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 Monday, January 13, 2025 At Sea
    3 Tuesday, January 14, 2025 Hobart, Australia 8:00 AM 10:00 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

    4 Wednesday, January 15, 2025 Port Arthur, Australia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Port Arthur, Australia

    Port Arthur, among the most significant convict era sites in the world, is included in the UNESCO World Heritage register. It is located about 60 km SE of the state capital Hobart on the Tasman Peninsula. It enjoys a temperate climate (13 to 22 deg.C.) with refreshingly cool southern air. Read more about Port Arthur, Australia

    5 Thursday, January 16, 2025 At Sea
    6 Friday, January 17, 2025 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

    3.9
    (from 747 verified customers)

    Pacific Explorer's 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

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Pacific Explorer 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.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Pacific Explorer 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, 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 Explorer 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 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 Explorer 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.

  • 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
  • Promotions

    Current promotions for Pacific Explorer

    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.

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    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.

    P&O Onboard Credit Offer

    P&O Onboard Credit Offer

    Book a selected P&O Cruise and receive bonus onboard credit:

    - Cruises <6 nights: Inside/Oceanview $50/cabin or Balcony/Suites $100/cabin*
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    Holiday Cruises

    Holiday Cruises

    Don't miss out on your Summer Holiday at Sea….

    • No cooking, no cleaning, no worries at all!
    • Be healthy or indulge – or do both!
    • Day spas, sports bars, dodgem cars – there’s something for everyone
    • Choose from 3 nights and longer, depending on how big a break you need

    Cruise ships are famous for taking the holiday season to the next level. Book your Summer cruise today and see for yourself why this is the best way to holiday!

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Cabin Availability

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Inside

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Outside at the Pacific Explorer

Outside

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Balcony

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  • A Taste Of Tasmania Cruise - X502

    Cruiseline: P&O Cruises Australia Ship: Pacific Explorer Departure: Sunday, January 12, 2025 Nights: 5 nights Departs: Melbourne Returns: Melbourne

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