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Luxury Half World Cunard Voyage from New York to Sydney

55 nights
03 Jan 2024
Queen Mary 2
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Prices from

$13,999

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2476

What's Included

  • 55 night full-board cruise on board Queen Mary 2
    • A choice of dining, including the sophisticated Art Deco main dining room; traditional afternoon tea in the Queens Room and outstanding daily buffets in the Lido
    • A stellar array of daily entertainment choices, including Royal Cunard Singers & Dancers and dazzling-stage productions; vocalists and instrumentalists; aerial performers and illusionists; stand-up comedians and variety entertainers
    • Daily activities, including deck games, sports such as paddle tennis, golf putting and swimming too in the ship’s pool, and enrichment such as immersive talks and lectures
  • FREE Outside to Balcony upgrade
  • Overnight in port in Cape Town and Sydney

Special offers for this sailing

FREE OUTSIDE TO BALCONY UPGRADE
UP TO $1,650 USD ON BOARD CREDIT PER CABIN

Your Itinerary

Quite simply, the Queen Mary 2 is the most magnificent ocean liner ever built, so, a fabulous cruise holiday on this wonderful ship is an experience of a lifetime. Cunard has incorporated the very latest in modern facilities, entertainment and enrichment opportunities into a ship radiating the opulence, charm and glamour of cruising’s Golden Era. Your fine dining options include several-course gourmet delights with classy touches like Wedgewood china and Waterford crystal. Be entertained by lavish musical shows, dance in the largest ballroom at sea with a superb resident orchestra, and with four marvellous pool areas for relaxation, this wonderful ship has everything you could possibly want for the most marvellous time at sea.

A maritime city on England’s South Coast, Southampton also acts as the gateway to stunning countryside including the picturesque New Forest. Historic Stonehenge, the cathedral city of Salisbury and England’s cosmopolitan capital, London, are also within easy reach.

Lisbon is a stately city of Neoclassical buildings and wide plazas. Eternally linked to the sea, Lisbon's magnificent harbour is spanned by the longest suspension bridge in Europe. Other landmarks include the World Heritage Sites of Belém Tower and Jerónimos Monastery, both built in Lisbon's native Manueline architectural style.

Santa Cruz de Tenerife is a bustling vibrant city set at the foot of the Anaga Mountains. You can wander around the shopping streets which are rich in agriculture and colour. Admire the fountains and beautiful greenery in many of the city parks, visit one of the many famous historical churches or relax on the sandy beaches.

Set surrounding the beautiful natural lagoon, Walvis Bay is teaming with plentiful bird life, flamingos and pelicans, and is home to a quaint harbour filled with shops, restaurants, museums and beautiful churches.

‘The Friendly City’ - Port Elizabeth is one of the largest cities in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province. It is a perfect location to take a day tour to the top game reserves in the country including Schotia, Shamwari, Addo Elephant Park, and Lalibela, or relax in the beautiful nature regions of Tsitsikamma and Baviaanskloof.

Cape Town, a vibrant port city on South Africa’s southwestern coast boasting a dramatic setting: resting on a peninsula in the picturesque Cape of Good Hope and cradled by the imposing Table Mountain. Known as ‘The Mother City of South Africa,’ Cape Town not only presents scenic sights, but a fascinating melting pot of cultures and cosmopolitan delights. You’ll find plenty of things to do, but no stay is complete without a cable car ride up to Table Mountain’s flat top, from where you can admire panoramic city views spread out below.

Durban is situated in the KwaZulu Province of South Africa and is the second largest city in South Africa. Locally known as Thekwini, Durban is South Africa’s leading beach resort with ideal year-round beach weather and a relaxed atmosphere. Located along Africa’s southernmost tip, Durban has an extraordinary ambiance and is known as Africa’s ‘busiest and best-managed port’.

Réunion blends French, Indian, African and Chinese influences, which have created diverse food, music and culture. It has a varied landscape and impressive scenery, with spectacular waterfalls, immense volcanoes, and deep canyons. Explore the island’s exceptional natural beauty by diving off the cliffs, surfing the waves, flying over the volcanoes and trekking up its majestic mountains.

The capital of Mauritius, Port Louis offers something for everyone. Shopaholics will have their cravings satisfied in every way. Birdwatchers will be fulfilled at Casela Bird Park. Water enthusiasts head straight for the island’s beaches. Many enjoy Grand Bay for sailing, windsurfing and waterskiing. La Cuvette beach or lovely Pereybere cove and south-easterly Blue Bay beach are ideal for bathing, windsurfing and sailing. Le Morne and Tamarin are popular for surfing and swimming. Flic en Flac, its white-sand beaches fringed with filaos and casuarinas, is perfect for sunbathing.

Part of Perth’s metropolitan area, Fremantle is a port city in Western Australia. Take a tour of Fremantle Prison to explore the port’s colonial past. Visit the weekend markets for fresh local produce, great coffee and gifts and take a Little Creatures Brewery Tour. Explore Freemantle Fishing Boat Harbour’s cafes, restaurants, bars and attractions, such as the WA Shipwrecks Museum, and discover the sandy shores of Bathers Beach.

The capital of South Australia, Adelaide is a cosmopolitan city of wide boulevards, fertile gardens and diverse architecture. Discover the Anglican Holy Trinity Church and the Parliament House. Explore the collection of Aboriginal, colonial, and Melanesian art at the South Australian Museum. Stroll the historic Adelaide Central Market, or simply relax beneath a fig tree canopy in the Botanic Gardens.

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.

In 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 Queen Mary 2

Overview

Quite simply, the Queen Mary 2 is the most magnificent ocean liner ever built, so, a fabulous cruise holiday on this wonderful ship is an experience of a lifetime. Cunard has incorporated the very latest in modern facilities, entertainment and enrichment opportunities into a ship radiating the opulence, charm and glamour of cruising’s Golden Era. Your fine dining options include several-course gourmet delights with classy touches like Wedgewood china and Waterford crystal. Be entertained by lavish musical shows, dance in the largest ballroom at sea with a superb resident orchestra, and with four marvellous pool areas for relaxation, this wonderful ship has everything you could possibly want for the most marvellous time at sea.

Dining

From classic British and French in the Britannia and Grills restaurants to the best steak onboard at The Verandah, plus daily traditional afternoon tea and a range of international cuisines at Kings Court Buffet, there’s something to suit every taste.

Activities

Enjoy a show at the planetarium, take part in fencing, relax in the Canyon Ranch Spa or sign up for the outstanding Insight programme; while little ones are entertained in the age-appropriate kids’ clubs.

Entertainment

There’s never a dull moment with West End-style productions at the Royal Court Theatre, a full live music programme, karaoke and quiz nights, plus ballroom dancing in the Queens Room and live DJs at the ship’s G32 nightclub.

Ship Facts

Entered Service: 2004

Tonnage 149,000

Number of Decks: 12

Passenger Capacity: 2,691

Total Crew: 1,292

Number of Cabins: 1,276

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: Yes

Number of Pools: 5

Number of Restaurants: 4

Kids Club: Yes

Choose your home at sea

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Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar
  • An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • Sparkling wine to welcome you on board
  • Your own steward for the duration of your stay
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2476

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 7am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 7am - 3pm

Cruise Only from

Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar
  • An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • Sparkling wine to welcome you on board
  • Your own steward for the duration of your stay
  • A window offering an ocean view
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2476

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 7am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 7am - 3pm

Cruise Only from

Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar
  • An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • Sparkling wine to welcome you on board
  • Your own steward for the duration of your stay
  • A stateroom balcony overlooking the ocean with table and chairs to relax in
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2476

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 7am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 7am - 3pm

Cruise Only from

Cabin Inclusions

Approximately 381 sq. ft.

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Satellite TV, illy coffee machine, atlas and a mini-bar
  • Bathroom with bath and shower
  • Complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Velour robe and slippers 
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • A selection of fresh fruit, delivered daily
  • Sparkling wine and chocolates to welcome you on board.
  • Your own Grills Concierge for the duration of your stay
  • A spacious private balcony with table and chairs to relax in
  • A seven-pillow concierge menu
  • Freedom dining in the Princess Grill restaurant
  • Optional in-room dining from the Princess Grill menu
  • Exclusive access to the Grills Lounge and Grills Terrace
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

1800 958 405

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2476

We're open:

AWST: Mon to Fri 7am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 7am - 3pm

Call to book: 

1800 958 405

AWST: Mon to Fri 7am - 5pm | Sat & Sun 7am - 3pm

Quote Cruise Reference: CRU2476