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New Zealand Discovery Cruise

New Zealand Discovery Cruise


New Zealand Discovery Cruise

From $1899 Per person twin share | 12 Days


Wellington, Picton, Christchurch & more

Cruise the North & South Island from Sydney with Royal Caribbean Cruises

Visit Milford Sound, Marlborough wine region, historic townships & more


  • 10 nights on a Royal Caribbean cruise
  • 1 night of hotel accommodation in Sydney
  • Enjoy 29 meals, including all while cruising
  • Cruise Royal Caribbean’s ‘Ovation of the Seas’


TRAVEL PERIOD: 27 Nov 2024 - 23 Mar 2025


Are you craving a memorable getaway filled with spectacular scenery, unique wildlife, charming ports of call and your pick of fine wines? A New Zealand Discovery Cruise aboard the Royal Caribbean ‘Ovation of the Seas’ is just the ticket you’re looking for.


Begin your holiday in Sydney with time at leisure before cruising the Trans-Tasman journey in style aboard RCI’s Quantum Class vessel. As one of the largest cruise ship's in the ocean, 'Ovation of the Seas' packs a punch for entertainment, activities, facilities, dining and shopping.


The cruise takes you to diverse locations, such as magnificent Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sounds, where you’ll have the chance to witness some of the world’s highest waterfalls and stunning fjords. While there, search for dolphins, yellow-eyed penguins, fur seals, magnificent royal albatross and whales.

Enjoy the local culture by visiting vibrant Dunedin with its proud Scottish heritage and marvel at Wellington's Maori artefacts and culture. No trip to New Zealand is complete without a visit to picturesque Picton, providing ideal access to the world-renowned Marlborough wine region, famous for its award-winning sauvignon blancs.


Experience the pristine landscapes and rich food and wine culture of New Zealand on an unforgettable cruise. This deal includes one night of hotel accommodation in Sydney, a 10-night Royal Caribbean cruise, 29 meals including all while cruising and much more.


Want more? Choose our optional Ocean View or Balcony Cabin upgrades to take in views anywhere and anytime on the cruise.


    • Spend a night at leisure in Sydney
    • Cruise aboard Royal Caribbean's Quantum Class ship 'Ovation of the Seas'
    • Experience the natural beauty of Fiordland National Park on a scenic cruise of Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound & Dusky Sound
    • Witness the spectacular fjords, remarkable waterfalls and snow-capped peaks of Fiordland
    • Visit Dunedin and immerse yourself in this town's Scottish heritage
    • Try spotting yellow-eyed penguin, fur seals and the magnificent royal albatross
    • Hike the trails of the Pony Point Reserve along the coast of Lyttelton
    • Visit Christchurch and stroll through beautifully manicured Hagley Park
    • Uncover the cultural and historical treasures at Te Papa Tongarewa museum
    • Access New Zealand's most famous wine region from Picton and sample a Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc
    • Enjoy Picton's pretty harbour town and the several cafes and shops, plus a market when cruise ships are docked in port


    • Enjoy a 10-night cruise to New Zealand aboard Royal Caribbean's 'Ovation of the Seas'
    • Visit the Milford Sound, Wellington, Picton, Christchurch, Doubtful Sound and more


    • 1 night of hotel accommodation in Sydney (Choose from standard or premium accommodation)


    • Enjoy 29 meals, including all meals while cruising


    • Taxes and port charges included
    • Cruise gratuities are not mandatory


    • Cabin Upgrades: Cabin upgrades are available. (See checkout for details)
    • Premium Accommodation: Upgrade your accommodation package. (See checkout for details)

    Please note: Extra charges may apply. See the Important Info section and checkout cart for fees and details.

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