Fremantle is Western Australia’s gateway for cruise holidays. And with the passenger terminal only twenty minutes drive from Perth airport, it’s a great spot for Australians to start their cruise holiday.
Take a look at our pick of the best cruises from Fremantle in 2015:
1. South Australia and New Zealand – Fremantle to Sydney
Start the countdown to summer with an 18-night cruise getaway aboard Diamond Princess. Witness the spectacular beauty of New Zealand’s South Island, where the FIORDLAND NATIONAL PARK will leave you awestruck. Taste wine in the Barossa Valley and the best coffee in Melbourne. And get ready for the views of your life as you sail into Sydney Harbour for the grand finale.
Diamond Princess offers everything you could possibly want in the way of entertainment. With ten restaurants and cafes, 13 bars and lounges, and two nightclubs, you might wonder if you’ll have time to take in the scenic views!
Need to know: Diamond Princess departs Fremantle on 6 November.
2. Southern Discovery – Fremantle to Sydney
Fancy 10 nights aboard P&O’s newest magnificent cruise ship? Sailing from Fremantle, Pacific Eden is the perfect way to discover the gems of Southern Australia. Surf, fish and explore Cape Le Grand National Park in Esperance. Venture among sea lions and spy the shy platypus on Kangaroo Island. And enjoy the cultural meccas of Adelaide and Melbourne before heading round the beautiful coast to Sydney.
Along the way, Pacific Eden will dazzle with music, dancing, comedy and live production shows in the two-storey Marquee Theatre. And when you’ve worn holes in every pair of dance shoes, try your luck at the casino or laugh until you cry at the adult-only Sit Down Comedy Club.
Need to know: Pacific Eden departs Fremantle on 15 November.
3. Top End – Fremantle to Sydney
Explore the wonders of Australia’s top end with a 16-night cruise from Fremantle. Ride the waves in Geraldton, browse bustling markets in Darwin and tick off your number one bucket list item in Cairns when you see the Great Barrier Reef.
The beautifully renovated Radiance of the Seas promises sweeping ocean vistas, family entertainment and eight new dining experiences. Who can resist the new Boardwalk Doghouse or the sizzling taste sensations at the Samba Grill Brazilian Steakhouse?
Need to know: Radiance of the Seas departs Fremantle on 17 November
4. Treasures of Asia – Fremantle to Singapore
One of the best cruises from Fremantle in 2015 has to be the 12-night voyage to the spicy destinations of Lombok, Phuket, Langkawi and Singapore. Soak in the great natural beauty of Lombok and take the time to explore the traditional craft villages. Phuket isn't called the "Pearl of the Andaman Sea" for nothing – this island is a fascinating melting pot of Malay, Chinese, Thai and Western influences. And be sure to stay a while in your final destination to indulge in some world-famous Singapore shopping.
Need to know: Sun Princess departs Fremantle on 24 November
5. Southern Australia – Fremantle to Sydney
If you’ve ever wanted to discover the natural wonders of Southern Australia, there’s no better way than this. Over 14 nights, you’ll stop at Albany, Port Lincoln, Adelaide, Kangaroo Island, Burnie, Melbourne and Eden. When it comes to a mix of dramatic scenery, fresh seafood and cosmopolitan cities, this cruise really does have it all! And when you’re not on-shore, you’ll be able to enjoy the views from ms Volendam’s Crow’s Nest, where you can enjoy a cocktail as you look out the 180-degree wraparound windows.
Need to know: ms Volendam departs Fremantle on 7 November
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