Summer 2022-23 Itineraries

Australia Cruises

Never before has discovering what’s on our doorstep been more intriguing. And it’s no surprise, with incredible beaches that line our coasts, underwater marvels at the Great Barrier Reef and food and wine in our Southern states that rival the world’s best. Our wide range of Australia cruises include weekend samplers to longer local getaways, discover just a sample of our many 2022-2023 Australia holidays available below.

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6-night Snorkelling & Seafood Escape
  • Departs Brisbane on 18 November 2022
  • Similar 7-night itinerary departs 6 January 2023 and 3 March 2023
  • Quantum of the Seas

Explore the Great Barrier Reef and its incredible tropical marine life and colourful coral on this incredible itinerary. Access the beautiful 74 Whitsunday Islands when you stop at Airlie Beach. Enjoy the Cairns Esplanade, lined with bars and restaurants, or cool off in the swimming lagoon. Then cruise past Willis Island, keeping a lookout for tropical birds like black noodies, sooty terns and wedge-tailed shearwaters.

7-night Wineries & Wilderness Explorer
  • Departs Sydney on 7 December 2022
  • Similar 8-night itinerary departs 3 March 2023
  • Ovation of the Seas

Gallery hop Adelaide’s many unique art galleries and museums, foodies should check out the Central Market, or take a day trip to the wine regions of the Barossa and Clare Valleys. In Hobart, opt to visit Mount Wellington for stunning views of the city and surrounding area and to hike forested trails.

8-night Escape to the South
  • Departs Brisbane on 30 January 2023
  • Similar 9-night itinerary departs 9 November 2022
  • Quantum of the Seas

Visit the iconic city of Sydney and spend your day visiting its many famous landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. Enjoy Eden’s beautiful beaches and National Park. While in Hobart, visit Battery Point, the main historical district, to explore its Colonial-style buildings dating back to the 1830s.

South Pacific Cruises

The whole family can unwind on island time in the South Pacific in Summer 2022-2023. Soak up the South Pacific sun at stunning beaches, discover local cultures and communities and enjoy some prime-time family time onboard the best cruise line in the South Pacific. Explore our many South Pacific itineraries available ranging from 7 to 10-night holidays, below is a sample of our favourite South Pacific escapes.

Featured Itineraries

8-night South Pacific Sunrisers
  • Departs Brisbane on 1 November 2022 and 27 March 2023
  • Similar itinerary departs on 7 and 15 February and 4 April 2023
  • Quantum of the Seas

Explore Vanuatu’s energetic capital, Port Villa, visiting Mama’s Market to shop for handicrafts, or cool off in the Mele Cascades waterfalls. Relax on the white-sand beach of Mystery Island and swim in the turquoise waters. In Noumea, learn about traditional Kanak culture or snorkel in the world heritage lagoon.

9-night South Pacific Escape
  • Departs Sydney on 4 January and 22 February 2023
  • Similar itinerary departs on 14 December 2022, 15 January and  27 March 2023
  • Ovation of the Seas

Island hop from New Caledonia’s cosmopolitan oceanside capital, Noumea to Vanuatu’s bustling capital, Port Vila, where you’ll be greeted by friendly Bislama-speaking locals and street-side markets. Walking through the centre of town, you’ll discover that a touch of French influence remains in the form of bistros and murals. Next you will enjoy the bliss of the white-sand beaches of Mystery Island, Vanuatu.

New Zealand Cruises

The Land of the Long White Cloud, New Zealand is known for Māori culture, lush valleys and gentle hill-filled landscapes. Head to the World Heritage listed Fiordland National Park, home to the mighty fjords of Milford Sound. Or explore the forested hills and sparkling coves in the Bay of Islands and savour fine wines in the rolling vineyards of Marlborough Sounds. Offering next-level adventure, discover our top picks for summer 2022-2023.

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10-night Pure New Zealand Getaway
  • Departs Sydney on 12 February 2023
  • Similar itinerary departs on 5 April 2023
  • Ovation of the Seas

Discover New Zealand’s pristine wilderness as you sail along Fiordland National Park and the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Site, taking in the beauty of Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sounds. Marvel at emerald-green mountains and plummeting waterfalls and keep your eyes out for fur seals on Seal Rock.

13-night Amazing Aotearoa
  • Departs Brisbane on 14 March 2023
  • Quantum of the Seas

Discover New Zealand’s capital, Wellington, offering an abundance of cultural attractions and excellent museums. From Picton, gain access to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand’s most famous wine region. Visit Hobbiton in Tauranga, call in at Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city, and then explore the stunning Bay of Islands, made up of 144 subtropical islands, where you can also hike through Maori village sites.

Transpacific Cruises

A holiday across the Pacific is one of life’s greatest adventures and with Royal Caribbean the journey is just part of the fun. There’s no better way to explore some of the world’s most renowned tropical islands such as Tahiti and Moorea, all while having plenty of time to experience the best of what our adventure-packed ships have to offer.

Featured Itineraries

17-night Great Pacific Crossing
  • Departs Brisbane on 12 April 2023
  • An alternative 18-night itinerary operates in reverse and departs Honolulu, USA on 13 October 2022
  • Quantum of the Seas

Spend three days island hopping in French Polynesia as you cross the Pacific Ocean. Call in at Papeete, Tahiti, a bustling urban city with a vibrant Municipal Market. Marvel at Moorea’s iconic soaring green mountain peaks, visiting a Polynesian Tiki Village or hiking up Belvedere Lookout for extraordinary views. Then visit Kailua Kona, located on Hawaii Island’s beautiful western shore which offers the perfect playground for ocean adventure.

18-night Great Pacific Crossing
  • Departs Sydney on 15 April 2023
  • An alternative 19-night itinerary operates in reverse and departs Honolulu, USA on 9 October 2022
  • Ovation of the Seas

Explore New Zealand’s beautiful Bay of Islands and visit Auckland, one of New Zealand’s largest cities before crossing the International Dateline. In Papeete, Tahiti, walk along the volcanic black-sand beach at Plage du Taharuu or hike through the verdant jungle at Fautaua Valley. Then in Moorea, go snorkelling in the crystal-clear waters of the lagoon at Opunohu Bay, abundant with coral gardens and marine life.