Let’s be honest, it’s always a good time for a cruise. But nothing says “I need a cruise holiday” more than a true Melbourne winter. So let your mind be whisked away by these six outstanding cruises from Melbourne in 2015. Better yet, jump online and book a place to be whisked away for real!
South Pacific, Princess Cruises
Take in the idyllic beaches, stunning scenery and fascinating cultural experiences of the South Pacific in this 13-night cruise holiday. You’ll explore the unspoiled Mystery Island, Isle of Pines and the sparkling lagoon of Champagne Bay, along with Noumea, Lifou and Vila.
Need to know: Golden Princess departs Melbourne on 30th October.
New Zealand, Princess Cruises
Get ready to be wowed. New Zealand packs in more mind-blowing natural wonders than anywhere else in the world – and you can see the best of them over 13 nights. The cruise calls at Auckland, Tauranga, Gisborne, Wellington, Akaroa, Dunedin, and Fjordland National Park for unforgettable scenic cruising.
Need to know: Golden Princess departs Melbourne on 12 November.
Melbourne to Singapore, Holland America Line
This 20-night voyage takes a star-studded tour of Australia’s natural wonders and cultural gems, including Hamilton Island, Cairns, Sydney, Eden, and Darwin, before stopping at exotic Bali and Semarang. Your final destination? The dazzling lights of Singapore.
Need to know: ms Volendam departs Melbourne on 18 November.
Eden, P&O Cruises
Nestled on Twofold Bay, Eden is the place to see whales on their migratory journey. Look closely and you’ll spot seals, penguins and dolphins too! Get tips from the local fisherman as they reel in their catch. And satisfy your seafood cravings in the nearby cafes. The local mussels are a must!
Need to know: Pacific Jewel departs Melbourne on 13 December for 4 nights.
Southern Australia, P&O Cruises
Discover some of the breathtaking beauty of Southern Australia on this 10-night cruise. Swim with tuna and sea lions in Port Lincoln. Visit the Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch on Kangaroo Island. Take a daytrip from Adelaide to the famous Barossa Valley or from Robe to the Coonawarra wine region.
Need to know: Pacific Jewel departs Melbourne on 29 December for 10 nights.
South Pacific, P&O Cruises
There’s only thing better than cruising around the South Pacific paradise – cruising at Christmas time! On this 12-night cruise, you’ll enjoy all the stunning destinations of Noumea, Isle of Pines, Vila, Lifou and Mystery Island, with P&O’s famous Christmas celebrations thrown in.
Need to know: Pacific Jewel departs Melbourne on 17 December.
There’s still time to choose your pick from the outstanding cruises from Melbourne in 2015 – check out more inspiration online and book today!