Discover the natural beauty of Australia & New Zealand! Explore the Land Down Under in 2025 with Celebrity Cruises and CruiseOne Show Low, AZ.
Join CruiseOne Show Low, AZ for an extraordinary opportunity in Feb/Mar 2025 as we embark on back-to-back group cruises to New Zealand and Australia. Prepare for a journey of a lifetime as we explore the enchanting wonders of Down Under. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of New Zealand’s majestic fjords and indulge in the renowned wine country of Australia. Get ready to encounter friendly locals, exotic wildlife, and unforgettable landscapes that will leave you in awe. Whether you choose to sail one or both, be prepared for a remarkable adventure that showcases the unique charm of Australia and New Zealand.
Prepare to be captivated by the unparalleled natural beauty that defines this region. Witness the awe-inspiring landscapes as you cruise through the pristine Milford, Dusky, and Doubtful Sounds in New Zealand, where the towering presence of Mitre Peak will leave you in awe. Venture to Tasmania’s Freycinet National Park, a breathtaking peninsula adorned with pink granite mountains, lush eucalyptus forests, powdery white beaches, and crystal-clear azure waters. Lose yourself in the sheer magnificence of these remarkable destinations, where every vista is a masterpiece waiting to be captured.
Culture & History
Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the Māori, the indigenous people of Aotearoa (New Zealand), whose roots trace back over a millennium. Step into their vibrant world and discover traditions that have stood the test of time. Witness the profound significance of tribal tattoos, which symbolize commitment and respect, telling stories etched upon the skin. Marvel at the intricate artistry of skillful wood carvers, whose creations pay homage to the past and carry the wisdom of their ancestors. Experience the living history and vibrant traditions that continue to shape the identity of these extraordinary lands.
Prepare to encounter a mesmerizing array of flora and fauna found nowhere else on Earth. From cuddly koalas to the elusive kiwi birds, from the peculiar duck-billed platypus to the spirited Tasmanian devils, and from the iconic kangaroos (which outnumber the human population in Australia) to the enchanting marine life, this region is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. Immerse yourself in the wonders of nature, and don’t forget to bring back a jar of rare Manuka honey, a unique and prized souvenir from New Zealand.
Embark on a gastronomic adventure through this region’s culinary landscape, where world-class wineries, breweries, and tantalizing flavors await. Indulge in the freshest seafood imaginable, sourced straight from the bountiful oceans surrounding Australia and New Zealand. Delight your taste buds with the legendary New Zealand lamb, renowned for its succulence and flavor. And in Australia, be sure to savor the distinct taste of Vegemite, a beloved spread packed with B vitamins and a savory “umami” flavor. Prepare for a culinary journey that will leave you craving more, with an abundance of diverse and delectable options to explore at every port of call.
Immersive New Zealand and Australian Wine Country Cruises
12 Night Immersive New Zealand
Auckland, New Zealand to Sydney, Australia
February 19, 2025
Places We Visit:
- Auckland, New Zealand (overnight)
- Bay of Islands, New Zealand
- Tauranga, New Zealand
- Napier, New Zealand
- Picton, New Zealand
- Wellington, New Zealand
- Christchurch, New Zealand
- Dunedin, New Zealand
- Cruising Dusky Sound, New Zealand
- Cruising Doubtful Sound, New Zealand
- Cruising Milford Sound, New Zealand
- Sydney, Australia
9 Night Australia Wine Country
Roundtrip Sydney, Australia
March 3, 2025
Places We Visit:
- Sydney, Australia
- Hobart, Tasmania
- Kangaroo Island, Australia
- Adelaide, Australia
- Melbourne, Australia
And with its opposite seasons, it’s the perfect place for those from the Northern Hemisphere to escape the winter blues. From the iconic Sydney Opera House to the soaring green mountains of New Zealand—and every palm-fringed beach in between—this region offers newness, tradition, and sublime scenery.
Join us for one or both back-to-back cruises and explore Australia and New Zealand’s majestic coastlines.
You can find out more about this spectacular Liza Lovers Caribbean Cruise including cabins and pricing on our New Zealand group details page and Australia group details page or our general information page.
We would love to have you join our fun loving group for this visit to the land down under!