4 NIGHTS AUCKLAND TO WELLINGTON RETURN CRUISE
Auckland - Wellington - Auckland
P&O Cruises - Pacific Explorer
Head to Windy (but oh-so pretty) Wellington and discover a beautiful harbour, spectacular countryside, gourmet food, adventure tours, hobbits and Middle Earth and a sophisticated city you’re sure to love. Explore the botanic gardens and stunning scenery and stop for refreshments at a real wild Seal Colony or visit Zealandia Eco Reserve and see some of New Zealand’s rarest species.
15 MARCH 2021
DAY 1 - DEPART AUCKLAND
DAY 2 - AT SEA
Relax, rejuvenate or get poolside fabulous. We have a range of utterly decadent and relaxing therapies at our Spa.
Bars & Nightclubs
Dance until your feet hurt or chat over an ice-cold pint at our range of nightclubs, bars and pubs.
Leave your worries behind at The Oasis. It’s just like it sounds-a happy, peaceful escape that’s all about the downtime.
DAY 3 - ARRIVE WELLINGTON
Explore Windy Wellington's botanic gardens and stunning scenery, then stop for refreshments at a real wild Seal Colony. Here you can get up close and personal with the New Zealand fur seal. After a visit to Terawhiti Farm, your day is complete with a visit to the leaning lighthouse.
Wellington Quad Biking
Enjoy a guided off-road quad bike expedition over one of New Zealand’s most rugged coastal environments. Wellington’s lush native bush, windswept alpine environment and magnificent views will make this trip truly unforgettable
In the Footsteps of Lord of the Rings
Visit the locations featured in the film trilogy and learn how the magic of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy was created. Get a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the making of "The Lord of the Rings" film trilogy with a P&O EXCLUSIVE visit to director Peter Jackson's custom built Weta Workshop.
Zealandia Eco Reserve & Otari Wilton Bush
Travel to the Zealandia: Karori Sanctuary Experience. A guide will lead you through this extraordinary conservation area and show you some of New Zealand’s rarest species. Locals often refer to Zealandia as their own “Jurassic Park” because it’s the only place in mainland New Zealand where you can see the famous “living fossil” - the tuatara, a descendant of reptiles that flourished over 200 million years ago. During your leisurely walk, be on the lookout for the giant weta - at three inches in length, it’s one of the biggest insects in the world! Then, you'll drive to the Otari Native Botanic Garden and Wilton's Bush Reserve, New Zealand's only public botanic garden dedicated solely to native plants. Another scenic drive takes you through the heart of the city and back to your ship.
Wellington Waterfront Cycling tour
Ride Wellington's waterfront and enjoy spectacular views across New Zealand's compact capital city. Learn about our nation's unique political system, interesting local history and fabulous creativity with a passionate local guide. Guests arive by van transfer at the cycling base to be fitted with helmet and bike and for a safety briefing. Travel along safe, off-road, flat cycle paths. The tour pauses a number of times along the way for photographs and sightseeing.
DAY 4 - AT SEA
Optional activities onboard
DAY 5 - ARRIVE AUCKLAND
From $450 per person quad share
PLUS $100 on-board spending money included per room
* Ocenview - from $499 per person 4 person room
* Balcony - from $549 per person 4 person room
* Mini Suite from $886 per person 4 person room
* Suite - SOLD OUT
* Penthouse - from $1394 per person 4 person room
* 5 Berth Family Suite - SOLD OUT