Cruising Down Under – Eastbound

2015 Prices From : $13,690 plus on-tour air for 21 Days - Tauck Cruising

NEW FOR 2015! Aboriginal legend has it that Australia was created in dreamtime. Maori gods are credited with making New Zealand into a two-island paradise of stunning natural beauty. So it is only fitting that Tauck is introducing a new 21-day dream cruise to the enchanted lands down under aboard one of the dreamiest yachts in the South Pacific seas. Blending land stays in Sydney, Cairns, Melbourne and Auckland with 12 idyllic nights aboard L’Austral as you cruise to New Zealand’s natural gems, this Australia and New Zealand cruise adventure includes Tauck’s signature sightseeing and exclusive cultural experiences to ensure a g-day, every day.


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  1. Itinerary
  2. Pricing & Availability
  3. Accommodations
  4. Before You Go
  5. Deck Plans
  6. Packing Tips
  1. Eastbound


    Day 1

    Welcome to Sydney

    Meals

    L, D

    Day 2

    G'day Sydney

    Meals

    B, D

    Day 3

    Koalas, kangaroos, emu and you

    Meals

    B

    Day 4

    Fly to Cairns to meet crocodiles and cassowaries

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 5

    A great day at the Great Barrier Reef

    Meals

    B, L

    Day 6

    Up, up and away to Melbourne

    Meals

    B

    Day 7

    City sights and shipboard nights

    Meals

    B, D

    Day 8

    Seagoing pleasures

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 9

    Tasmanian delights and devils

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 10

    A Day at Sea aboard L’Austral

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 11

    Tasman Sea crossing

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 12

    Fiordland National Park

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 13

    Cruising pastimes

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 14

    Historic Nelson, New Zealand

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 15

    Sheep dogs, wine country & marine life of Marlborough Sounds

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 16

    All’s well in Wellington

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 17

    Coastal Cruising in New Zealand

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 18

    Tauranga & Rotorua, “thermal” New Zealand

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 19

    Disembark ship in Auckland

    Meals

    B, L

    Day 20

    Highlights of Auckland

    Meals

    B, D

    Day 21

    Journey home

    Meals

    B

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