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Cruise Region: New Zealand

All-Inclusive Silversea New Zealand Discovery & Auckland Escape

19 nights
31 Jan 2022
Silver Muse
Fly Cruise
Prices from

$11,499

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2264

What's Included

  • FREE flights, taxes & transfers
  • FREE 3 night five-star hotel stay at the Stamford Plaza Auckland with breakfast
  • 16 night all-inclusive luxury cruise on board Silver Muse
    • Pre-paid gratuities and complimentary WI-FI on board
    • In-suite butler service and fully stocked fridge
    • All-inclusive alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages including fine wines and premium spirits whilst on board
  • Overnight in port in Melbourne

Special offers for this sailing

EARLY BOOKING BONUS: SAVE UP TO $5,200 PER COUPLE
PLUS FREE FLIGHTS, TRANSFERS & HOTEL STAY

Your Itinerary

Auckland, based around 2 large harbours, is a major city in the north of New Zealand’s North Island. In the centre, the iconic Sky Tower has views of Viaduct Harbour, which is full of superyachts and lined with bars and cafes.

Delivered in spring of 2017, the newest offering from Silversea is the beautiful Silver Muse, accommodating just 596 guests with unrivalled space-to-guest ratio. Silver Muse redefines ultra-luxury ocean travel - enhancing the small-ship intimacy and spacious all-suite accommodations that are the hallmarks of the Silversea experience. From elegant suites equipped with luxury bath amenities and pillow menus, to culinary excellence in the eight on board restaurants and evening shows In L’Opera theatre, you can’t help but fall in love with the comfort, service, and quality that the Silversea way of cruising so effortlessly delivers.

The Bay of Islands are a collection of holiday islands set in tranquil waters and on a backdrop of beautiful green landscape. The turquoise waters surrounding these islands are teeming with dolphins and other forms of marine life and trips can be made to swim with these wild animals. Walks to Haruru Falls will allow you scenic views of the cascading water.

The sprawling city of New Plymouth is known for its sunny climate, art galleries and luscious parks. Nestled on the west coast of New Zealand’s North Island, the towering, conical shape of Mount Taranaki provides a dramatic backdrop to the city. Explore this bewildering volcano, with a walk through Egmont National Park. A natural haven boasting magical waterfalls, verdant rainforests and mossy swamps. Lose yourself in Tupare, one of New Zealand’s most beautiful and distinctive gardens or enjoy close encounters with the friendly seal colony whilst exploring the Sugar Loaf Island Marine Reserve on a sea kayak.

Picton harbour is surrounded by beautiful views, palm tree lined promenades and native bush wildlife. The stunning Marlborough Sounds area can be accessed by boats and offers fishing trips and picturesque secluded bays. Queen Charlotte Sound is ideal for water sports including kayaking, diving, hiking, cycling, fishing or just taking a scenic trip and admiring some of New Zealand’s most incredible natural areas. A boat trip around the picturesque harbour offers the opportunity to swim with dolphins.

The capital of New Zealand has a lively culture and arts scene. Home of New Zealand’s film industry, it has earned itself the title ‘Wellywood’ in recent years. There are plenty of top-quality restaurants, cafés, bars, galleries, shops and theatres to find, with attractive Victorian architecture to feast your eyes on too.

A small coastal town on New Zealand’s South Island, Kaikoura is known for its abundance of wildlife and its sperm whale population. Spend time in captivating landscapes and savour unforgettable experiences with the region’s majestic wildlife. Snorkel in emerald waters with playful seals, breathe in crisp sea air and drink in the spectacular views of coastal landscapes during a hike of the Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway or head out in a boat, on the ink-blue waters and seek out the astounding views of whales in their natural habitat, gently cresting the waves.

Akaroa is a historic French and British village situated in the heart of an ancient volcano. Set against a stunning backdrop of green hills and rolling countryside, it’s a beautiful location. The village offers colonial architecture, craft stores, cafés and many activities. Visit Flea Bay where you’ll find a large penguin colony, you might even catch a glimpse of a Maui dolphin, the world’s smallest and rarest known subspecies of dolphin. Kayaks and harbour tours are on offer for those wanting to get closer to the wildlife surrounding Akaroa’s waters.

Port Chalmers is only a short distance from the bustling city of Dunedin. Its compact city centre offers many great shops, several interesting museums and galleries, and some delicious seafood restaurants. Take a local wildlife tour, walk the surrounding hills for a fantastic view of the town, or even tour the nearby Cadbury World.

Enjoy a slower pace of life on the paradise island of Stewart Island. A destination in rhythm with the sea and balanced with the natural beauty of bush and beaches. The striking natural world of this remarkable destination has created the formation of the Raikura National Park, comprising 85% of the island. Escape into the wilderness of Ulva Island, savour a guided walk through the lush forest and keep a lookout for colourful native birds or paddle through the porcelain-blue waters on a kayak and drink in your serene surroundings.

Milford Sound is set in a beautiful landscape of towering green mountain ranges. Lush rainforests cling precariously to the cliffs, while seals, penguins, and dolphins often frequent the waters.

Make sure you take a stroll down the stunning tree-lined Lygon Street for the best restaurants and cafes, or visit the famous Yarra Valley for the best in Australian wines. If you’re a sports fan you could also enjoy a tour of the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Sydney, the striking sights of the iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge will welcome you with open arms. As Australia's most cosmopolitan city, you can expect breathtaking energy as you roam the bustling streets, exploring the sights of this spectacular destination. Admire the captivating works at the Museum of Contemporary Art, star gaze from the planetarium in Sydney's Observatory or amble through the beautiful greenery of The Royal Botanic Garden.

Life on board Silver Muse

Overview

Delivered in spring of 2017, the newest offering from Silversea is the beautiful Silver Muse, accommodating just 596 guests with unrivalled space-to-guest ratio. Silver Muse redefines ultra-luxury ocean travel - enhancing the small-ship intimacy and spacious all-suite accommodations that are the hallmarks of the Silversea experience. From elegant suites equipped with luxury bath amenities and pillow menus, to culinary excellence in the eight on board restaurants and evening shows In L’Opera theatre, you can’t help but fall in love with the comfort, service, and quality that the Silversea way of cruising so effortlessly delivers.

Dining

Elegant and exquisite dining awaits at Indochine with fusion flavours from across Asia. Discover the interactive food stations at Italian La Terrazza with its olive oil cellar, mozzarella bar and deli and embrace French fare at La Dame.

Activities

Compete in trivia, attend destination lectures, participate in golf putting, pool volleyball and shuffleboard tournaments. Martini-tasting and cocktail-making sessions are offered poolside. Alternatively, soak up the incredible view from Tor’s Observation Lounge. 

Entertainment

Take in an evening show at the Venetian Lounge or sink into the plush seats of the Panorama Lounge and listen to a pianist or the in-house DJ. Socialise at the casino or the stylish Dolce Vita. 

Ship Facts

Entered Service: 10/12/2015

Tonnage: 40,700

Number of Decks: 8

Passenger Capacity: 596

Total Crew: 411

Number of Cabins: 302

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: Yes

Number of Pools: 1

Number of Restaurants: 6

Kids Club: No

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Cabin Inclusions

  • Dedicated butler
  • Twin beds or queen-sized bed
  • Down duvets covers & pillow menu
  • Marbled bathroom with vanity, separate shower and full-sized bath
  • Luxury bath amenities
  • Plush bathrobes & slippers
  • Two 40” / 102 cm flat-screen HD TVs
  • Interactive Media Library
  • Unlimited Standard Wifi
  • Refrigerator and bar setup stocked with your preferences
  • Large picture window
  • Sitting area
  • Champagne on arrival

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2264

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 6am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 6am - 2pm | AEST: Mon to Fri 9am - 7pm | Sat & Sun 9am - 4pm

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Cabin Inclusions

  • Dedicated butler
  • Veranda with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors
  • Twin beds or queen-sized bed
  • Down duvets & pillow menu
  • Marbled bathroom with vanity, separate shower and full-sized bath
  • Luxury bath amenities
  • Plush bathrobes & slippers
  • Two 40” / 102 cm flat-screen HD TVs
  • Interactive Media Library
  • Unlimited Standard Wifi
  • Refrigerator and bar setup stocked with your preferences
  • Champagne on arrival

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2264

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 6am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 6am - 2pm | AEST: Mon to Fri 9am - 7pm | Sat & Sun 9am - 4pm

Fly Cruise from

Cabin Inclusions

  • Dedicated butler
  • Veranda with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors
  • Twin beds or queen-sized bed
  • Down duvets & pillow menu
  • Marbled bathroom with vanity, separate shower and full-sized bath
  • Luxury bath amenities
  • Plush bathrobes & slippers
  • Two 40” / 102 cm flat-screen HD TVs
  • Interactive Media Library
  • Unlimited Standard Wifi
  • Refrigerator and bar setup stocked with your preferences
  • Champagne on arrival

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2264

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 6am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 6am - 2pm | AEST: Mon to Fri 9am - 7pm | Sat & Sun 9am - 4pm

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Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2264

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 6am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 6am - 2pm | AEST: Mon to Fri 9am - 7pm | Sat & Sun 9am - 4pm

Call to book: 

1800 958 405

AWST: Mon to Fri 6am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 6am - 2pm | AEST: Mon to Fri 9am - 7pm | Sat & Sun 9am - 4pm

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2264