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New Zealand Cruise

Departure: Monday, November 29, 2021
Nights: 12 nights
Departs: Sydney
Returns: Sydney
+ Up to $50 onboard credit
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Duration
12
Nights
Days at Sea
5
Sea Days
Ports
9
Ports
Countries Visted
3
Countries
  • Itinerary

    New Zealand Cruise

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Monday, November 29, 2021 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 Tuesday, November 30, 2021 Eden, Australia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Eden, Australia

    Eden is located at deep-water Twofold Bay on the Sapphire Coast, 476 km south of Sydney. The port berths ships to 325m. It is set in rugged beauty with golden sandy beaches and crystal waters to the east and forests and park lands to the west. Tourism and its related businesses are the mainstays of Eden. Read more about Eden, Australia

    3 Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Cruising
    4 Thursday, December 2, 2021 Cruising
    5 Friday, December 3, 2021 Milford Sound, New Zealand 8:00 AM 9:00 AM
    View of Milford Sound, New Zealand

    Milford Sound is a stunningly beautiful fjord in the SW of New Zealand's South Island and lying within a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Described by Rudyard Kipling as the 'eighth wonder of the world', it has been judged 'the world's top travel destination' in an international survey, and is acclaimed as New Zealand's most famous tourist destination. Milford Sound runs 15 km inland from the Tasman Sea and is surrounded by sheer rock faces, such as the Elephant and Lion Peaks that rise to 1200 m or more on either side. Lush rain forests cling precariously to these cliffs, and seals, penguins and dolphins frequent the waters, while whales are sometimes seen. Read more about Milford Sound, New Zealand

    5 Friday, December 3, 2021 Doubtful Sound, New Zealand 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
    View of Doubtful Sound, New Zealand

    Doubtful Sound, despite its name, is a very large and naturally imposing fjord in the far SW of New Zealand. It is located in the same region as the smaller but more famous and accessible Milford Sound, but it is three times longer, and has a surface area ten times larger. Often referred to as the 'Sound of Silence', Doubtful Sound is a tranquil, awe-inspiring destination known for its cascading waterfalls, looming mountains and rare marine life. Not surprisingly, it attracts photographers, adventurers and cruisers from all over the globe. Read more about Doubtful Sound, New Zealand

    5 Friday, December 3, 2021 Dusky Sound, New Zealand 4:00 PM 5:00 PM
    View of Dusky Sound, New Zealand

    Dusky Sound is a fjord on the SW corner of New Zealand, in Fjordland National Park. In 1770 it was given its name by Captain Cook and his crew as that was the time of night when they found it. They encountered groups of shy Maoris, but nowadays the area is almost uninhabited. However, seal numbers have increased since the ban on seal hunting. Read more about Dusky Sound, New Zealand

    6 Saturday, December 4, 2021 Dunedin, New Zealand 8:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Dunedin, New Zealand

    Dunedin is the principal city of the Otago Region of New Zealand. It was founded in 1848 by Scottish migrants, and today the city still contains many Scottish relics, including a statue of the Scottish Bard Robbie Burns. Fine examples of working heritage include the Speight’s Brewery, the Gasworks Museum and the very popular Taieri Gorge Railway. Then there are the standout Victorian and Edwardian buildings like First Church and Dunedin Railway Station, as well as the stately homes such as Larnach Castle and Olveston. Read more about Dunedin, New Zealand

    7 Sunday, December 5, 2021 Christchurch, New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Christchurch, New Zealand

    Christchurch, in the Province of Canterbury, is the largest city of the South Island of New Zealand. It is located mid-way down the island's east coast just north of Banks Peninsula, on the edge of the Canterbury Plains. It is a vibrant, cosmopolitan place with exciting festivals, theatre, modern art galleries, great shopping and award-winning attractions. Christchurch was a planned settlement founded by English colonialists, and this rich English history is still apparent in the city's atmosphere. Read more about Christchurch, New Zealand

    8 Monday, December 6, 2021 Cruising
    9 Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Auckland, New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Auckland, New Zealand

    The city centre of Auckland is perfect for shopping, discovering New Zealand arts, culture and challenging your adventure side. Wander through The New Zealand Maritime Museum or Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki. Sky Tower is a must-do, where you can experience 360 degree views on the SkyWalk or go for it and attempt the SkyJump! View Auckland’s most iconic volcano! Read more about Auckland, New Zealand

    10 Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Bay of Islands, New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Bay of Islands, New Zealand

    The Bay of Islands - the first permanent European settlement and sea port in New Zealand - is an area in the Northland region of the North Island of New Zealand. Located 60 km NW of Whangarei it is close to the northern tip of the country. The bay is the busiest, yet quietest place you'll ever come to. It lies in a subtropical wonderland with an average summer temperature of 24 deg., and has the bluest skies in the world. Read more about Bay of Islands, New Zealand

    11 Thursday, December 9, 2021 Cruising
    12 Friday, December 10, 2021 Cruising
    13 Saturday, December 11, 2021 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

    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

    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

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

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    New Zealand Cruise

    Cruiseline: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ship: Serenade of the Seas Departure: Monday, November 29, 2021 Nights: 12 nights Departs: Sydney Returns: Sydney

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