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Auckland To Melbourne

Ship: Silver Shadow  
Departure: Sunday, March 20, 2022
Nights: 13 nights
Departs: Auckland
Returns: Melbourne
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
13
Nights
Days at Sea
3
Sea Days
Ports
11
Ports
Countries Visted
3
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Auckland To Melbourne

    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, March 20, 2022 Auckland, New Zealand Embark 7:00 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

    2 Monday, March 21, 2022 Rotorua (Tauranga), New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Rotorua (Tauranga), New Zealand

    Rotorua (Tauranga) is a centre of tourism and a place of extraordinary natural beauty. It is a smallish city on the shores of a lake of the same name, in the crater of an ancient volcano in the Bay of Plenty region of the North Island of New Zealand. The entire area is thermally active, and the smell of sulphur, a 'rotten eggs’ smell that is never far, results in the nicknames 'Sulphur City' and 'Rottenrua'. The surrounding geothermal wonderland including 16 beautiful lakes and the lush green of the abundant native flora, soon causes one to get used to the odour. Read more about Rotorua (Tauranga), New Zealand

    3 Tuesday, March 22, 2022 Day At Sea
    4 Wednesday, March 23, 2022 Napier, New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Napier, New Zealand

    Napier is a port city in Hawkes Bay on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. It is known as the 'Art Deco' capital of the world because following the earthquake which almost levelled the city in 1931 the rapid rebuilding was strongly influenced by Art Deco architecture. The building style of clean simple lines and bas-relief decoration was not only at its height of popularity, it also suited the needs of the city. It is now maintained by the Art Deco Trust. Read more about Napier, New Zealand

    5 Thursday, March 24, 2022 Wellington, New Zealand 9:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Wellington, New Zealand

    Wellington, New Zealand's capital city, is situated on the SW tip of the North Island, and is set on the edge of a stunning harbour surrounded by rolling hills. As the political centre of New Zealand, it houses Parliamentary buildings as well as the bulk of foreign diplomatic missions. However, it is also renowned for its cafe-culture, as there are more cafes per capita than in New York City, and they rival the world’s top culinary destinations for flavour and variety. The city’s world-class film industry attracts many visitors who are taken by expert tour operators to locations of several famous movies (e.g. Read more about Wellington, New Zealand

    6 Friday, March 25, 2022 Picton, New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Picton, New Zealand

    The picturesque seaside town of Picton near the NE corner of New Zealand's South Island is the South Island base for the ferry service that links the main islands of New Zealand. It’s also the gateway to the marine, forest and island attractions of the Marlborough Sounds. It offers a relaxed setting with beautiful beaches, easy bush walks and an outstanding climate. The town itself has an attractive seafront dotted with cafés, restaurants and various galleries. Read more about Picton, New Zealand

    7 Saturday, March 26, 2022 Akaroa, New Zealand 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Akaroa, New Zealand

    Just 85 kilometres from the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, is the quaint and beautiful French village of Akaroa. It is situated within Akaroa Harbour in the heart of an ancient volcano that is now the circular Banks Peninsula. French settlers arrived in 1840 just a few days after the peninsula was claimed for Britain. The French settlers were granted land, and their heritage is preserved in the town with its colonial architecture, quaint shops, craft stores, and cafes where beautiful gardens invite visitors to relax and enjoy delightful refreshments. Read more about Akaroa, New Zealand

    8 Sunday, March 27, 2022 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

    9 Monday, March 28, 2022 Stewart Island, New Zealand 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Stewart Island, New Zealand

    Stewart Island/Rakiura (pop. c. 380) is the third largest island of New Zealand and lies just 30 km S of the South Island, across Foveaux Strait from the port of Bluff. It was charted by Lt. Read more about Stewart Island, New Zealand

    10 Tuesday, March 29, 2022 Doubtful Sound, New Zealand 9:00 AM 11:30 AM
    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

    10 Tuesday, March 29, 2022 Milford Sound, New Zealand 3:15 PM 6:30 PM
    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

    11 Wednesday, March 30, 2022 Day At Sea
    12 Thursday, March 31, 2022 Day At Sea
    13 Friday, April 1, 2022 Melbourne, Australia 6:00 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. To get up close with native fauna, a trip to Healesville Sanctuary will give you a fix - the beautiful, bushland-set sanctuary gives you the chance to cosy up with koalas, kangaroos and wombats as well as lesser-known Australian animals. Read more about Melbourne, Australia

    14 Saturday, April 2, 2022 Melbourne, Australia 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. To get up close with native fauna, a trip to Healesville Sanctuary will give you a fix - the beautiful, bushland-set sanctuary gives you the chance to cosy up with koalas, kangaroos and wombats as well as lesser-known Australian animals. Read more about Melbourne, Australia

  • Ship

    Silver Shadow Overview

    Silver Shadow

    5
    (from 3 verified customers)

    Carrying just 388 guests and almost as many crew members, what can you expect onboard? Butler service, casual attire and open-seated dining, genuine hospitality, and all-inclusive service are some of the pleasures you can expect. On shore your fare includes hosted adventures lead by scientists and destination experts.

  • Cabins

    Silver Shadow Cabins

    Oceanview Suite

    Oceanview Suite

    Oceanview Suite on the Silver Shadow Oceanview Suite on the Silver Shadow

    Cabin Types

    VI

    Average Cabin Size – 26.4 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Dimensions: 287 sq ft / 27 m2.A quiet sanctuary. The sitting area of the Vista Suite has plenty of room to relax. Large picture windows frame panoramic ocean views. The perfect backdrop for breakfast in bed. Large picture window providing panoramic ocean views. Sitting area. Twin beds or queen-sized bed. Marbled bathroom with double vanity, separate shower, and full-sized bathtub. Walk-in wardrobe with personal safe. Direct-dial telephone. Refrigerator and bar setup, stocked with your preferences. Pillow menu. Plush bathrobe and slippers. Luxury bath amenities. Vanity table(s) with a hairdryer. Writing desk(s) with personalized stationery. Flat-screen TV(s). Champagne on arrival.

    Verandah Suite

    Verandah Suite

    Verandah Suite on the Silver Shadow Verandah Suite on the Silver Shadow

    Cabin Types

    SV, TS, DX, CV, B4, B3, B2, B1

    Average Cabin Size – 30.6 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Dimensions: 345 ft² / 32 m² including verand. Located on the upper deck, and offering spectacular sunset views, the Superior Veranda Suite has all the comforts and luxury that you can expect aboard. A comfortable living space, attention to detail and a generous expanse of amenities, this stunning suite makes for a cozy home while on the seas. But perhaps this suite’s finest asset lies just outside, as floor-to-ceiling glass doors open onto a private veranda, making every sunset feel as if it is yours alone. Sitting area. Veranda with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. Twin beds or queen-sized bed. Marbled bathroom with double vanity, separate shower and full-sized bathtub. Walk-in wardrobe with personal safe. Direct-dial telephone(s). Refrigerator and bar setup, stocked with your preferences. Pillow menu. Plush bathrobe and slippers. Luxury bath amenities. Vanity table(s) with a hairdryer. Writing desk(s) with personalized stationery. Flat-screen TV(s). Champagne on arrival.

    Premium Suite

    Premium Suite

    Premium Suite on the Silver Shadow Premium Suite on the Silver Shadow

    Cabin Types

    SL, ME

    Average Cabin Size – 56.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Dimensions: 653–701 sq ft / 60–65m2 including veranda (110–123 sq ft / 10–11m) Stylish and sophisticated. Separate dining and living rooms. Larger verandas. Situated midship. Perfection in design for comfortable living. Silver Suites accommodate three guests. Veranda with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. Living room (with convertible sofa to accommodate an additional guest). Sitting area. Separate dining area. Twin beds or queen-sized bed. Marbled bathroom with double vanity, full-sized bath, and separate shower. Walk-in wardrobe with personal safe. Bang & Olufsen audio system. Illy Espresso Machine. Direct-dial telephone(s). Refrigerator and bar setup, stocked with your preferences. Pillow menu. Plush bathrobe and slippers. Luxury bath amenities. Vanity table(s) with a hairdryer. Writing desk(s) with personalized stationery. Unlimited Premium Wifi. Flat-screen TV(s). Daily canape service. Dinner at the officer's table. Complimentary interactive mobile content. Complimentary Laundry, pressing & wet cleaning. Sparkling wine served with the special chocolate welcome and a bowl of fruits. Champagne on arrival and a bowl of fruits.

    Grand Suite

    Grand Suite

    Grand Suite on the Silver Shadow Grand Suite on the Silver Shadow

    Cabin Types

    O2, O1, R2, R1, G2, G1

    Average Cabin Size – 116.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    One bedroom: 919 ft² / 85 m² including veranda. Two bedroom: 1,264 ft² / 117 m² including veranda. The name Owner's Suite says it all. A stylish apartment. Prestigious and classic. For those who seek the superlative level of space, comfort, and service on board. Available as a one-bedroom configuration or as two-bedrooms (as illustrated) by adjoining with a Vista Suite. Large veranda with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. Two-bedroom have an additional large picture window. Living room with sitting area. Two-bedroom have an additional sitting area. Separate dining area and bar. Twin beds or queen-sized bed. Two-bedroom has additional twin beds or queen-sized bed. Marbled bathrooms with double vanity, separate shower and full-sized whirlpool tub, plus a powder room. Two-bedroom have an additional marbled bathroom with a full-sized bath. Walk-in wardrobe(s) with personal safe. Bang & Olufsen audio system. Illy Espresso machine. Direct-dial telephone(s). Refrigerator and bar setup, stocked with your preferences. Pillow menu. Plush bathrobe and slippers. Luxury bath amenities. Vanity table(s) with a hairdryer. Writing desk(s) with personalized stationery. Unlimited Premium Wifi. Flat-screen TV(s). Complimentary Laundry, pressing & wet cleaning. Daily canape service. Dinner at the officer's table. Sparkling wine served with a special chocolate welcome and a bowl of fruits. Champagne on arrival and fruit stand.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Silver Shadow

    Legend

    • 3rd guest Capacity
    • Bathtub & separate shower
    • Bathtub/shower Combination
    • fixed Queen beds
    • Handicap suites
    • Connecting Staterooms

Cabin Availability

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Oceanview Suite at the Silver Shadow

Oceanview Suite

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Verandah Suite at the Silver Shadow

Verandah Suite

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Premium Suite at the Silver Shadow

Premium Suite

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Grand Suite at the Silver Shadow

Grand Suite

From $26900
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    Auckland To Melbourne

    Cruiseline: Silversea Cruises Ship: Silver Shadow Departure: Sunday, March 20, 2022 Nights: 13 nights Departs: Auckland Returns: Melbourne

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