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Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Departure: Friday, January 7, 2022
Nights: 9 nights
Departs: Sydney
Returns: Sydney
Return Trip
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Duration
9
Nights
Days at Sea
4
Sea Days
Ports
5
Ports
Countries Visted
2
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Great Barrier Reef Cruise

    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 Friday, January 7, 2022 Sydney, Australia Embark 4:30 PM
    View of Sydney, Australia

    Getting around Sydney is easy and accessible. You can jump on a train from Sydney airport to Circular Quay in approx.18 minutes, ride the hop on hop off bus around the city that offers multiple stops including Sydney Tower, Botanic Gardens, Australian Powerhouse and Maritime Museums, Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge or the Bondi bus. If travelling on the water is more your style, catch a ferry to visit Sydney’s amusement park, Luna Park, visit the buzzing Manly Beach wharf which is linked to the Corso mall or cruise west of the city to join a Haunted History, Crooked Character or Convict Precinct tour at UNESCO’s World Heritage Site, Cockatoo Island. The best times to visit Sydney are September through November and from March to May as they offer the most comfortable temperatures, around mid 20°C. Read more about Sydney, Australia

    2 Saturday, January 8, 2022 Cruising
    3 Sunday, January 9, 2022 Cruising
    4 Monday, January 10, 2022 Airlie Beach, Australia 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Airlie Beach, Australia

    Whether you’re Stand Up Paddle Boarding to take in a different view of Airlie Beach or visiting the must-see Whitehaven Beach full of white sand and crystal-clear water, Airlie Beach experiences temperatures of 23 – 30 degrees all year round. June through August is the best time of year for spotting humpback whales up close as they migrate through the Whitsundays. Read more about Airlie Beach, Australia

    5 Tuesday, January 11, 2022 Cairns, Australia 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Cairns, Australia

    Whether you're snorkeling or diving on the Great Barrier Reef or exploring the luscious Daintree Rainforest, Cairns is a great base for you to start your tropical north Queensland adventure. The Cairns esplanade is the main hub with a host of lovely cafes and restaurants, waterfront boardwalks and also a swimming lagoon. A perfect meeting spot if you're catching up with family or friends. Head out on a day trip to the Great Barrier Reef which departs from Cairns. Read more about Cairns, Australia

    6 Wednesday, January 12, 2022 Port Douglas, Australia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Port Douglas, Australia

    Port Douglas, once a goldfield port and fishing village, is now one of Far North Queensland's tourism capitals, as no other region in the world is bordered by two World Heritage Listed areas. Firstly, there’s the renowned Great Barrier Reef that is easily reached, and offers great snorkelling and scuba diving. Then there’s the amazing Daintree Rainforest where one should visit the Rainforest Habitat with its over 120 species of wildlife, and hand-feed the kangaroos. The stunning coastline and hinterland of the area will be that much more spectacular by taking a helicopter or a Hot Air balloon ride. Read more about Port Douglas, Australia

    7 Thursday, January 13, 2022 Willis Island, Australia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Willis Island, Australia

    Experience beautiful scenic cruising through the Island and duty-free purchases whilst on board any Australian departure. Read more about Willis Island, Australia

    8 Friday, January 14, 2022 Cruising
    9 Saturday, January 15, 2022 Cruising
    10 Sunday, January 16, 2022 Sydney, Australia 6:30 AM Disembark
    View of Sydney, Australia

    Getting around Sydney is easy and accessible. You can jump on a train from Sydney airport to Circular Quay in approx.18 minutes, ride the hop on hop off bus around the city that offers multiple stops including Sydney Tower, Botanic Gardens, Australian Powerhouse and Maritime Museums, Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge or the Bondi bus. If travelling on the water is more your style, catch a ferry to visit Sydney’s amusement park, Luna Park, visit the buzzing Manly Beach wharf which is linked to the Corso mall or cruise west of the city to join a Haunted History, Crooked Character or Convict Precinct tour at UNESCO’s World Heritage Site, Cockatoo Island. The best times to visit Sydney are September through November and from March to May as they offer the most comfortable temperatures, around mid 20°C. Read more about Sydney, Australia

  • Ship

    Serenade of the Seas Overview

    Serenade of the Seas

    4.3
    (from 12 verified customers)

    Serenade of the Seas entered service in 1999 at 90,090 GT, was refitted in 2017, and carries 2112 passengers. Serenade of the Seas’ most striking feature is the nearly three acres of exterior glass employed in its design - including glass elevators that span 12 decks giving ocean views. From every public space you are likely to see the seascape wherever you turn your head.

  • Cabins

    Serenade of the Seas Cabins

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Serenade of the Seas Inside on the Serenade of the Seas

    Cabin Types

    1J, 1I, 2W, 6V, 4V, 3V, 2V, 1V, AZ, ZI, Z

    Average Cabin Size – 13.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Oceanview

    Oceanview

    Oceanview on the Serenade of the Seas Oceanview on the Serenade of the Seas

    Cabin Types

    CO, 4M, 2M, 1K, 8N, 4N, 3N, 2N, 1N, AY, YO, Y

    Average Cabin Size – 19.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom Size approx: 155 sq. ft. Experience a spectacular view for a memorable vacation. Up to 2 guests. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King bed.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Serenade of the Seas Balcony on the Serenade of the Seas

    Cabin Types

    CB, SB, S4, 4B, 3B, 2B, 1B, 6D, 5D, 4D, 3D, 2D, 1D, AX, XS, XB, X

    Average Cabin Size – 16.9 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.6 m2

    Size approx: 179 sq. ft. Balcony: 20 sq. ft. Experience a spectacular view for a memorable vacation. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King. Up to 2 Guests. Private balcony. One bathroom.

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Serenade of the Seas Suite on the Serenade of the Seas

    Cabin Types

    OT, RS, OS, GS, VT, J3, AW, WS, W

    Average Cabin Size – 49.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 10.6 m2

    Size approx: 584 sq. ft. Balcony: 151 sq. ft. Enjoy the ultimate suite for a perfect vacation with family and friends. Up to 8 guests. Two sets of two twin beds that convert to a Royal King bed. One double sofa bed. Two Pullman beds. Two bedrooms. Living area. Private balcony. Two bathrooms (master bathroom with tub).

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Serenade of the Seas

    Legend

    • Connecting Staterooms
    • Indicates door location
    • Sofa Bed Eligible
    • Stateroom has 3rd & 4th Pullman bed
    • Stateroom has 3rd Pullman bed
    • Stateroom has 4 additional Pullman beds
    • Stateroom has an obstructed view
    • Stateroom opens only on the starboard side
    • Stateroom with Sofa Bed
    • Stateroom with Sofa Bed & 3rd Pullman bed
    • Wheelchair accessible stateroom

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    Great Barrier Reef Cruise

    Cruiseline: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ship: Serenade of the Seas Departure: Friday, January 7, 2022 Nights: 9 nights Departs: Sydney Returns: Sydney

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    Great Barrier Reef Cruise

    Cruiseline: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ship: Serenade of the Seas Departure: Friday, January 7, 2022 Nights: 9 nights Departs: Sydney Returns: Sydney

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