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  • Bora Bora, French Polynesia

  • Sua Ocean Trench, Samoa

  • ms Maasdam

  • A yacht in Tonga

  • Auckland, New Zealand

  • Dining room aboard the ms Maasdam

  • Bora Bora, French Polynesia

  • Sua Ocean Trench, Samoa

  • ms Maasdam

  • A yacht in Tonga

  • Auckland, New Zealand

  • Dining room aboard the ms Maasdam

  • Bora Bora, French Polynesia

   

South Pacific Serenade

  • Experience the wonders of the South Pacific
  • Visit Fiji, New Zealand, Samoa, Tahiti & More
Includes Return Domestic Flights

The South Pacific is not just a place - it is also a state of mind where time slows and relaxation is guaranteed. Bursting with history, culture, and tradition, the region is now yours to discover.

Say hello to the South Pacific on this incredible 33 day tour of New Zealand, French Polynesia, Fiji, Samoa and beyond. Enjoy one night pre-cruise in Sydney before sailing off into the sunset on your 30 night Holland America Line cruise aboard ms Maasdam. This intimate, mid-size ship features six fabulous dining options, a spa and salon, two swimming pools, and a variety of experiences created in partnership with BBC Earth. During the cruise you’ll visit the vibrant city of Auckland, the Cook Islands’ capital of Rarotonga, the spectacular islands of Fiji, the honeymooners paradise of Bora Bora, and so much more. This fantastic package includes return domestic flights, one night hotel accommodation, all meals while cruising, and more.

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Today depart from Melbourne, Brisbane, *Adelaide or *Perth for Sydney. Fly with Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia or Jetstar (subject to availability). Upon arrival please make your own way to the hotel.

Park Regis City Centre OR Travelodge Hotel Meals included: None

Enjoy the morning at leisure in this metropolitan city. At the appropriate time make your own way to the Sydney Cruise Terminal to board MS Maasdam, your home for the next 30 nights. Cruise departs at 6.30pm.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Dinner

Discover all the dining options MS Maasdam has to offer. Throughout the ship there are restaurants to suit every mood.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Tauranga is a peaceful city in the heart of kiwifruit-growing country.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Auckland, based around 2 large harbours, is a major city in the north of New Zealand’s North Island.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Unique in many ways, Tonga is the only country in the South Pacific that has never been colonized. The secret to this tiny kingdom's lasting autonomy lies with its monarchy - rich in culture and tradition; unafraid to modernize and move forward.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Vava'u is in the north western most part of the island Kingdom of Tonga, and you'll be first to greet the new day in this country that lies just a fraction west of the International Date Line.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Alofi is the capital of the Pacific Ocean island nation of Niue, which is located within the Realm of New Zealand.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Rarotonga is the largest of the Cook Islands. Volcanic peaks, ridges and rainforest dominate its interior. A 32km, round-the-island road links the beaches, coastal lagoon and reefs that make scuba diving and snorkelling popular.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Papeete is a vibrant and multicultural city with busy boulevards and a bustling harbour. The downtown municipal market, Le Marché, is an exciting place to purchase all things Tahiti including vanilla beans, monoi oil and colourful pareos.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Mo'orea is a South Pacific island, part of French Polynesia's Society Islands archipelago. It's known for its jagged volcanic mountains and sandy beaches.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Surrounded by sand-fringed motus (islets) and a turquoise lagoon protected by a coral reef, Bora Bora is known for its scuba diving.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

On the north-east coast of Upolu, Samoa's capital, Apia exudes relaxed charm. The locals are famously hospitable and the city is easily explored by foot.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Savusavu is a town in the Fijian Province of Cakaudrove. The town is located on the south coast of Vanua Levu Island and is known as "the hidden paradise of Fiji."

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Suva is the capital of the South Pacific island nation of Fiji. It's a city of broad avenues, lush parks and grand British colonial buildings.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Lautoka is the second largest city of Fiji. It is in the west of the island of Viti Levu. As a place with a vibrant population and a colourful life, the cultural lifestyle of the people here is worth exploring. The natural wonders of Lautoka, Fiji are just as outstanding.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

One of the Pacific’s most unspoilt destinations, Dravuni Island has no signs of the 21st century modern living. Relax and enjoy your time on this slow paced island.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Explore beautiful Auckland, New Zealand. Auckland city holds breathtaking beaches, Polynesian culture, and four distinct wine districts.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Learn about Maori culture and the early history of New Zealand.

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Holland America Line - 'MS Maasdam' ship Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch;Dinner

Disembark your cruise ship this morning and make your own way to Sydney Domestic Airport for your homebound flight, taking with you the many memories of the beautiful South Pacific!

Meals included: Breakfast

Tour Inclusions

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  • - Cruise to New Zealand, Tonga, Niue, Cook Islands, French Polynesia, Samoa & Fiji
  • - Experience Tauranga in New Zealand’s Bay of Plenty
  • - Explore the seaside cultural hub of Auckland
  • - Visit Nukuʻalofa, the capital of Tonga
  • - Witness the picture perfect beaches of Vavaʻu
  • - See Alofi, capital of Niue
  • - Visit Rarotonga in the Cook Islands
  • - Dock overnight in Papeete, capital of French Polynesia
  • - Admire the turquoise waters of Moorea
  • - Lose yourself in the beauty and romance of Bora Bora
  • - Uncover gorgeous Apia, Samoa
  • - Dock in Savusavu, the ‘hidden paradise of Fiji’
  • - Visit the Fijian capital of Suva
  • - Experience Lautoka, Fiji’s second largest city
  • - Relax on the beaches of Dravuni Island
  • - Learn about Maori history in Waitangi, New Zealand
  • - Cross the International Date Line twice
  • - Return domestic flights (economy class) departing MEL/BNE/*ADL/*PER
  • - 30 night South Pacific cruise with Holland America Line
  • - Sail aboard the remarkable ‘ms Maasdam’ ship
  • - 1 night pre cruise hotel accommodation in Sydney
  • - Enjoy 93 meals including all meals while cruising
  • - Airline and cruise taxes and surcharges
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