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Southern Australia Explorer Cruise - M426A

Ship: Diamond Princess   
Departure: Thursday, September 26, 2024
Nights: 9 nights
Departs: Sydney
Returns: Melbourne
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
9
Nights
Days at Sea
3
Sea Days
Ports
6
Ports
Countries Visted
1
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Southern Australia Explorer Cruise - M426A

    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 Thursday, September 26, 2024 Sydney, Australia Embark 4:00 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

    2 Friday, September 27, 2024 At Sea
    3 Saturday, September 28, 2024 Melbourne, Australia 7:00 AM 10:00 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 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

    4 Sunday, September 29, 2024 Phillip Island, Australia 8:00 AM 11:00 PM
    View of Phillip Island, Australia

    Phillip Island is approximately 140 km SE of Melbourne, joined to the mainland by bridge, and is the home of the world famous Penguin Parade that can be viewed each evening at dusk when the fairy penguins stroll up the beach to their burrows. There's a great range of activities to enjoy that include surfing, snorkelling, and swimming in summer, kayaking, jet skiing, aqua biking and yachting. Add to this: bush walking on the many tracks and enjoying the many parks; bird watching; pelican feeding; and don’t miss out of visiting some of the wineries. Read more about Phillip Island, Australia

    5 Monday, September 30, 2024 At Sea
    6 Tuesday, October 1, 2024 Kangaroo Island, Australia 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Kangaroo Island, Australia

    Cruise ships anchor off the town of Penneshaw and tender to the jetty. Kangaroo Island, named by Matthew Flinders in 1802, is Australia's third largest island. Situated 112 km SW of Adelaide, it is a pristine untamed wilderness where the koalas aren't being cuddled, they're relaxing at home in native trees. Read more about Kangaroo Island, Australia

    7 Wednesday, October 2, 2024 Port Lincoln, Australia 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Port Lincoln, Australia

    Port Lincoln is a city of 16,000 situated on Boston Bay which opens into Spencer Gulf, at the southern extremity of the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia. It lies 270 km due west of the State capital Adelaide. The waters are fished for southern bluefin tuna and sardines, and are home to Australia’s largest commercial fishing fleet. Read more about Port Lincoln, Australia

    8 Thursday, October 3, 2024 Adelaide, Australia 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Adelaide, Australia

    When booking cruises from Adelaide there is only one main cruise terminal, Port Adelaide Cruise Terminal where all cruises from Adelaide will depart. Adelaide is the capital of South Australia and is an architecturally-planned city, set beside the River Torrens between the Adelaide Hills and Gulf St Vincent. The wine and festival capital of Australia, Adelaide offers the convenience of a big city without the frustrations. Read more about Adelaide, Australia

    9 Friday, October 4, 2024 At Sea
    10 Saturday, October 5, 2024 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 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

    Diamond Princess Overview

    Diamond Princess

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    Discover the luxurious world of Diamond Princess, a ship that embodies elegance, comfort, and adventure. This magnificent vessel boasts an impressive array of entertainment and dining options, ensuring that every moment on board is unforgettable. Relax and rejuvenate in the tranquil Lotus Spa or take a dip in one of our freshwater pools. The ship also features a variety of specialty restaurants, bars, and cafes, where you can indulge in exquisite cuisine and cocktails.

  • Cabins

    Diamond Princess Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Diamond Princess Suite on the Diamond Princess

    Cabin Types

    S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S8

    Average Cabin Size – 33.4 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Suite size approximately 1,329 sq. ft., including balcony.The Grand Suite features an expansive cabin and oversized aft-facing balcony. Enjoy exclusive suite-only upgrades and benefits.- Luxury balcony furniture including 2 loungers, 4 chairs, table and ottoman- 2 floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors- Separate sitting area with sofa bed, chair and 2 tables- Spacious closet- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Two flat-panel televisions- Private bathroom with tub and separate shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; fine bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Diamond Princess Balcony on the Diamond Princess

    Cabin Types

    M1, MB, MD, ME, B2, B4, BA, BB, BC, BD, BE, BF

    Average Cabin Size – 18.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom approximately 354 sq. ft., including balcony.This spacious cabin provides a seating area with sofa bed, and full bath with combination tub and shower.Reserve Collection, is the new name for Club Class. Mini-Suite with Exclusive VIP Touches. A premium stateroom category featuring the best located Mini-Suite staterooms, as well as the great amenities found in all Mini-Suites mdash; plus premier dining benefits and luxurious perks, such as:- Premium Location Mini-suites- Exclusive Reserve Dining- Priority Embark amp; Debark- Priority Specialty Dining Reservations- Evening Canapeacute;s (upon request)- Upgraded Bathrobes

    Outside

    Outside

    Outside on the Diamond Princess Outside on the Diamond Princess

    Cabin Types

    O5, OC, OF, OV, OW, OY, OZ

    Average Cabin Size – 14.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom approximately 200 sq. ft.This well appointed stateroom features a forward-facing cabin for memorable views.- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- Private bathroom with shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Diamond Princess Inside on the Diamond Princess

    Cabin Types

    IA, IB, IC, ID, IE, IF

    Average Cabin Size – 14.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom approximately 158 - 162 sq. ft.This well appointed interior stateroom provides fine amenities.- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- Private bathroom with shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Diamond Princess

    Legend

    • Interconnecting staterooms with private balcony (8 persons)
    • Will accommodate 3rd and 4th person
    • Wheelchair Accessible
    • Will accommodate 3rd person
    • Will accommodate a rollaway
    • Two lower beds not convertible to queen. Shower only
    • Queen bed not convertible to two twin beds
    • Cabin with Porthole Windows
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    • Princess Standard Dining, accommodations and entertainment
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  • Southern Australia Explorer Cruise - M426A

    Cruiseline: Princess Cruises Ship: Diamond Princess Departure: Thursday, September 26, 2024 Nights: 9 nights Departs: Sydney Returns: Melbourne

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