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Cruise Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific with Princess
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  • Destinations: Australia, French Polynesia, New Zealand, South Pacific, Tahiti
  • Bookable Online

Several itineraries: 2 to 30+ days | Princess®:

Sail the coasts of Australia & New Zealand from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth (Fremantle), Adelaide or Auckland to discover stunning sights, one-of-a-kind cultures and endless natural wonders. Beyond Australia & New Zealand, find paradise in the remote islands of Papua New Guinea, Fiji, French Polynesia and the South Pacific. From ocean blues to city lights and rolling green hills, the scenery of this diverse region will inspire you

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Included With Your Trip

AAA Vacations® guests receive these exclusive benefits^ when you book any 2023 Princess® cruise or cruisetour:

  • Money to spend on board (balcony and above):

$150 per stateroom on cruises 17 days or more

$100 per stateroom on cruises 11-16 days

$50 per stateroom on cruises 7 to 10 days

$25 per stateroom on cruises 6 days or less

  • $50 per stateroom shore excursion credit (balcony and above)

AAA Vacations® Best Price Guarantee† and 24/7 Member Care

Special offer for veterans, retired and active military††:

Princess honors our U.S. and Canadian militaries with up to $250 to spend on board, depending on cruise length. This offer can be combined with other promotions and used on any cruise, any time of the year to anywhere we sail!


Additional Information

Several itineraries available starting now through October 2024 ranging from 2 to 30+ days! Enjoy a shorter voyage roundtrip from Australia or take advantage of Pacific Crossing starting or ending right here on the west coast. Reach out to your AAA Travel agent for more details or browse online via the "Book Online" link.

Why cruise Australia & New Zealand with Princess ?

#1 Cruise Line in Australia & New Zealand

Sail to destinations around the Australian continent. Explore the Māori culture in New Zealand, visit the isle of Tasmania or discover South Pacific gems like Fiji and Tahiti (Papeete). Visit two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Great Barrier Reef and Uluru National Park’s iconic Ayers Rock on our Australian Outback or Ultimate Australia cruisetour itineraries, which combine a multi-night land tour with a cruise. You’ll also visit cities like Sydney, Darwin and Cairns.

Natural Wonders & Landscapes

Take in the beauty of what locals call “Godzone” (God’s own country) on a hike into Tauranga’s Wai-O-Tapu thermal valley. See the awe-inspiring Fiordland National Park. Discover the Blue Mountains, a UNESCO site on the outskirts of Sydney. Embrace outdoors adventures and refreshing breezes along coastlines & beaches like nowhere else in the world. Visit Rangitoto in New Zealand to behold Auckland’s largest and youngest volcano.

Cultural Immersion

Immerse yourself in all things “Kiwi” on board and on shore with our Across the Ditch program on every New Zealand cruise. Experience authentic Māori culture, art and cuisine. Take a trip to Tamaki Māori Village where you can experience a Māori concert and hāngī with traditional singing, dancing and food. Pursue your passion for wine with a visit to Yarra Valley in Melbourne or Margaret River in Western Australia, known as two of Australia’s premier wine regions. Or, try some of the world’s most well-known varietals in New Zealand’s Marlborough region.

Unique & Iconic Wildlife

Encounter unique animals and plants at Brisbane’s Australia Zoo, Melbourne’s Healesville Sanctuary, Sydney’s Featherdale Wildlife Park and the Perth Zoo. Meet more animals at Bonorong Sanctuary, one of the largest kangaroo and wallaby free-range refuges with Tasmanian devils, wombats, kookaburras and koalas. Take a shore excursion to spot some of New Zealand’s most rare native wildlife including the tuatara lizard, little spotted kiwi, saddleback and hihi birds, and the giant weta insect — or for a trip to Phillip Island to witness Australia’s adorable penguins.

Magical Landscapes

Uncover the diverse ecosystem of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, and book a cruisetour to get rugged in the outback exploring Uluru. See fiction come to life on a Lord of the Rings tour in New Zealand to visit Hobbiton for a stroll through the rolling hills, lush green pastures, hobbit holes and other iconic locations of Middle Earth. And Fiordland National Park is a must-see when sailing New Zealand — which is why it’s been named a cruise wonder of the world by Condé Nast Traveller.

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Product Code: AAA-PCL

*Please see Princess Cruises’ brochure for deck plans, general information, cruise conditions and responsibility statement. Itinerary and times subject to change. Validity dates apply per product. Land only/cruise only unless otherwise specified. AAA benefits apply to first two passengers in stateroom, are non-transferable, have no cash value if not used and may not be applied to purchase. Optional excursions and travel insurance not included. Restrictions, limitations and agency fees may apply. Ask your AAA Travel agent for details. Agency #178-018-521

^AAA Vacations® amenity program is exclusive to eligible AAA agencies only and combinable with any publicly available offer, including but not limited to: nationally available tactical offers, discounted promotional fares, early booking discounts, past customer programs/discounts, regional and other discounts and 2021 AAA Exclusive Cruisetour program. This offer shall not be combinable with flash, interline and travel agent rate (Y**) promo codes. Money to spend on board is per stateroom, may be used on a single voyage only, are not redeemable for cash, cannot be used in the casino and expire at the end of that voyage. Offer is not transferable. Money to spend on board is based on the onboard currency. Specialty Dining: Dining will be provided for 2 guests (first 2 guests in cabin) for one evening of the cruise and valid on port days only. Preferred check-in on embarkation day allows passengers to use the preferred check-in counter at the embarkation port. †If you book a qualifying AAA Vacations® cruise package and find a valid better rate for the exact itinerary within 24 hours of your booking, AAA will match the lower rate and send you a $50 AAA Vacations® future travel credit certificate. Certain restrictions apply. Visit AAA.com/AAAVacations for full details. Promo code ZXB. ††Applications to receive this benefit must be made no later than 14 days prior to the cruise departure date. Offer is valid for eligible military personnel in the U.S. and Canada only. Money to spend on board is in the form of onboard credit and is provided in the operational currency of the vessel. Maximum of two military personnel per booking. This offer cannot be used for casino credits/charges. Offer excludes Travel Agent and Interline fares. Offer is combinable with other onboard credit offers. Other restrictions may apply. Eligibility includes active military, retired military and disabled military veterans with proper verification.

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