Project Description



Australia and New Zealand Cruise

NCL – Jewel

Nov 27 – Dec 12, 2019
16 Days / 10 – Night Cruise

2 Pre-Nights Downtown in Sydney Australia

When you think of a fantastic vacation, what comes to mind? Cosmopolitan cities with sumptuous cuisine, fantastic shopping, and intimate cafés? Perhaps you think of spectacular scenery and unique wildlife. Or maybe you want to learn about native cultures. If so, this Australia and New Zealand Cruise adventure has it all.

You begin with two days and nights in Sydney Australia in the heart of the City only steps from the famed Sydney Opera House before embarking on your eleven-day voyage of discovery. You will be visiting key cities and areas such as Auckland and Akaroa.  Don’t miss the boiling pools and shooting geysers at Rotorua. And see firsthand why Auckland is nirvana for nature lovers, with its serene beaches, verdant landscapes and stunning coastal trails.

Anticipate an exciting day cruising Milford, Doubtful & Dusky Sounds, with their beautiful rainforests & waterfalls that plunge from sheer canyon walls.  Look for fur seal colonies, penguins, and dolphins, that make their watery homes in these Sounds.  This exceptional voyage has a little something for everyone!


Every person booking this cruise program will have the following bonus inclusions on the cruise portion of their journey:  Pre-Paid Cruise gratuities PLUS * Pick 2 from the following:

– Ultimate Beverage Package (1st & 2nd Guest per stateroom, gratuities additional)

– 250 Min Internet Package (1st & 2nd Guest per stateroom)

– $75 On Board Credit (per Cabin)

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Itinerary Details

Day Cruise Ports / Itinerary Arrive Depart
Nov 27th  – 28th Departure Date from Canada to Sydney Australia (Crossing the International Date Line)
Nov 29th Arrive in Sydney Australia – Overnight
Nov 30th Sydney Australia
Dec 1st Sydney, Australia (EMBARK) 6:00 pm
Dec 2nd At Sea
Dec 3rd At Sea
Dec 4th Cruise Milford Sound, New Zealand
Cruise Doubtful Sound
Cruise Dusky Sound
Dec 5th Dunedin (Port Chalmers), New Zealand 9:00 am 7:00 pm
Dec 6th Akaroa, New Zealand 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Dec 7th Marlborough (Picton), NZ 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Dec 8th Wellington, New Zealand 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Dec 9th Napier, New Zealand 8:00 am 4:00 pm
Dec 10th Tauranga (Rotorua), New Zealand 9:00 am 7:45 pm
Dec 11th Auckland, New Zealand (DISEMBARK) 7:00 am
Dec 11th International Flights Home, Auckland to Canada Crossing back over the International Date Line Arriving home on Dec 11th
Dec 12th Home



For a virtual Tour of the NCL Jewel, click the Photo

Inclusions and Costs

  • Return Airfare Ottawa-Sydney, Australia- Auckland- Ottawa
  • Two Pre-Cruise Nights’ Accommodations, Sydney Australia – Downtown
  • 2 Full Buffet Breakfasts, Sydney Hotel
  • Tour options out of Sydney (see below)
  • 10-Night cruise aboard the NCL Jewel
  • Pre-Paid Service Charges on Cruise*
  • Pick 2 Amenities on the Cruise *
  • All Meals on Cruise
  • All Transfers to/from Cornwall to Airport Return
  • All Transfers in Sydney, Australia & Auckland, New Zealand
  • All Port Charges
  • All Taxes

        (* Applies to the 1st & 2nd Guest per Stateroom only)


Cost Per Person Price based on Double Occupancy

  • Interior IF                      $5,999
  • Oceanview  OA              $6,599
  • Balcony Midship BA      $7,099

(Taxes Incl. $ 13.81 Per Person)

Other categories available upon request, subject to availability

Deposit $ 750  pp upon registration

Note the cost of the required ETA visa to Australia for Canadians is not included, at the time of this printing, the cost of the ETA is $25.00 Canadian.


In Sydney, each registrant can choose an inclusion of either:

  • Wildlife Tour (21 Seats Available Only)


  • Hunter Valley Wine Tour