New Zealand Northern Explorer with Royal Princess Hosted Small Group

17 days / 16 nights departing 4 January 2025


$7,799 pp

(was $8,299 pp)

Pay just $1,950 pp to book! 

Embark on an exquisite journey cruising to and exploring New Zealand’s North Island. Start with an amazing 5-night cruise aboard Royal Princess, from Sydney to Auckland. Then enjoy touring through New Zealand’s volcanic wonders, beautiful scenery, mesmerising glowworm caves and more on an unforgettable adventure.


  • 6 days / 5 nights aboard Royal Princess cruising from Sydney to Auckland with a port call in Bay of Islands. Your cruise includes onboard meals and entertainment.
  • Transfer from the cruise terminal to your hotel.
  • 2 night stay in Auckland at the Holiday Inn Express Auckland City Centre including breakfast.
  • 1 night stay in Hamilton at Novotel Tainui Hamilton including breakfast.
  • Visit the Hamilton Gardens.
  • 2 night stay in Rotorua at Novotel Rotorua Lakeside including breakfast.
  • Visit of Wai-o-Tapu & Huka Falls.
  • 1 night stay in Taupo at Hilton Lake Taupo including breakfast.
  • 2 night stay in Napier at the Scenic Hotel Te Pania including breakfast.
  • 2 night stay in Wellington at the Copthorne Hotel Oriental Bay Wellington including breakfast.
  • 1 night stay in Auckland at the Jet Park Airport Hotel & Conference Centre including breakfast.

Why book with us:

  • Exclusive Holidays of Australia curated cruise holidays.
  • Unique & exclusive package itineraries.
  • 100s of 5 star reviews.
  • Amazing service & inclusions.
  • Premium quality & service.
  • No hidden extras & surprises.
  • Ideal for couples & solo travellers.
  • Australia-based staff & support centre.
  • No wait times.
New Zealand Northern Explorer with Royal Princess Hosted Small Group


  • Sail from Sydney to Auckland aboard the magnificent Royal Princess, including all your onboard meals and entertainment.
  • Discover the historic significance and natural beauty of the Bay of Islands, the birthplace of modern New Zealand.
  • Explore Auckland’s volcanic landscapes and cosmopolitan vibe, from Rangitoto Island to the bustling city centre.
  • Be captivated by the magical glowworms illuminating the Waitomo Caves during a serene boat journey.

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Above pricing is based on the arrangements listed under the package inclusions only, pricing correct as of 12/03/2024. Pricing is based on a minimum of 10 passengers. Package subject to a minimum number of 10 passengers, with a maximum of 20.

*Offer valid until 30 April 2024.