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Southern Australia Explorer Cruise - A402

Ship: Grand Princess  
Departure: Tuesday, January 2, 2024
Nights: 6 nights
Departs: Melbourne
Returns: Melbourne
+ Up to $75 onboard credit
+ Club Exclusive Fares & Onboard credit
Return Trip
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Duration
6
Nights
Days at Sea
2
Sea Days
Ports
4
Ports
Countries Visted
1
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Southern Australia Explorer Cruise - A402

    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 2, 2024 Melbourne, Australia Embark 5:00 PM
    View of Melbourne, Australia

    For those with a little more time to spend in Melbourne, there are many easy day trips to enjoy beyond the city limits by guided tour or with a hire car. Not even an hour from Melbourne, you’ll find Australia’s best-preserved steam train Puffing Billy - the historic railway puffs through the leafy Dandenong Ranges. The Mornington Peninsula offers first-rate wineries, local cuisine, and both bay and ocean beaches. Read more about Melbourne, Australia

    2 Wednesday, January 3, 2024 At Sea
    3 Thursday, January 4, 2024 Adelaide, Australia 7:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Adelaide, Australia

    The Port Adelaide Passenger Terminal is 22 km from Adelaide city centre. Access is via a vehicle drop-off zone, or a 200 m walk to Outer Harbour railway station. Park cars nearby, but note there is no long-term parking. Read more about Adelaide, Australia

    4 Friday, January 5, 2024 Kangaroo Island, Australia 8:00 AM 6:00 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

    5 Saturday, January 6, 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

    6 Sunday, January 7, 2024 At Sea
    7 Monday, January 8, 2024 Melbourne, Australia 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Melbourne, Australia

    For those with a little more time to spend in Melbourne, there are many easy day trips to enjoy beyond the city limits by guided tour or with a hire car. Not even an hour from Melbourne, you’ll find Australia’s best-preserved steam train Puffing Billy - the historic railway puffs through the leafy Dandenong Ranges. The Mornington Peninsula offers first-rate wineries, local cuisine, and both bay and ocean beaches. Read more about Melbourne, Australia

  • Ship

    Grand Princess Overview

    Grand Princess

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    Grand Princess was recently refitted in 2016. Features include a completely new Piazza atrium, new eateries (Alfredo’s Pizzeria and the Crown Grill), and the line’s first specialty tea lounge called Leaves. Also added are seven new window suites; remodeled casino, boutiques and art gallery; enhancements to the Horizon Court, Lotus Spa, and wedding chapel; and the addition of Crooner’s Martini Lounge and a new nightclub One5.

  • Cabins

    Grand Princess Cabins

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Grand Princess Inside on the Grand Princess

    Cabin Types

    IA, IB, IC, ID, IE, IF

    Average Cabin Size – 14.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    The Interior stateroom is approximately 160 to 182 square feet and richly appointed with fine amenities. Some also have Pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.Features - Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed*, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V AC electrical outlet with U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Nightly turn-down service.*Due to some cabin configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

    Outside

    Outside

    Outside on the Grand Princess Outside on the Grand Princess

    Cabin Types

    O3, OC, OE, OF, OV, OW, OY, OZ

    Average Cabin Size – 15.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    The Premium Oceanview stateroom is approximately 206 square feet and features a picture window for memorable views. The Premium Oceanview stateroom is richly appointed with fine amenities.Features - Picture window, Twin beds convertible to a queen-size bed*, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V AC electrical outlet with U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Nightly turn-down service.*Due to some stateroom configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Grand Princess Balcony on the Grand Princess

    Cabin Types

    B2, B4, BA, BB, BC, BD, BE, BF

    Average Cabin Size – 15.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    The spacious approximately 274 square foot Premium Balcony stateroom is appointed with the same fine amenities as the Balcony stateroom but also features a large balcony of approximately 89 square feet. Premium Balcony staterooms have a rear-facing balcony from which to enjoy dramatic wake views. Some staterooms also have Pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.Features - Balcony with patio furniture, Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed*, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow.*Due to some cabin configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Grand Princess Suite on the Grand Princess

    Cabin Types

    S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8, MB, MD, ME, M1

    Average Cabin Size – 30.6 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Approximately 730 sq. ft. including balcony, the Grand Suite features an expansive cabin and oversized aft-facing balcony. Enjoy exclusive suite-only upgrades and benefits. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large 114 to 181 square foot balcony, along with special suite-only benefits. All Suites include a separate seating area with a sofabed, walk-in closet, full bathroom and deluxe amenities. Features - Separate seating area with a sofa bed, Upgraded balcony furniture with room for four: two comfortable loungers, a table and two chairs, Complimentary mini-bar set-up, Walk-in closet with personal safe, Comfortable luxury pillow-top mattress, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed*, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Upgraded bathroom amenities and hairdryer, Two flat-panel satellite TVs, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Refrigerator, Writing desk and phone, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Enhanced nightly turn-down service, A host of other benefits and amenities. *Due to some cabin configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Grand 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
  • Other Dates

  • Promotions

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Cabin Availability

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Inside at the Grand Princess

Inside

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Outside at the Grand Princess

Outside

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Balcony at the Grand Princess

Balcony

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Suite at the Grand Princess

Suite

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    Southern Australia Explorer Cruise - A402

    Cruiseline: Princess Cruises Ship: Grand Princess Departure: Tuesday, January 2, 2024 Nights: 6 nights Departs: Melbourne Returns: Melbourne

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