All aboard! Today we make our way down to Melbourne where an inviting world of wonder awaits your arrival on Sapphire Princess. Connect with your fellow travellers over world-class cuisine, gaze out at sea from one of 700 balcony staterooms or share new experiences with our Discovery at SEA programs. From casino gaming to relaxing options like the Lotus Spa, you'll find an array of ways to renew body and soul.
Today you have relaxing day out at sea. You may choose to relax on the deck and look out at the beautiful Australian waters or you may choose from a world of exciting activities. From cooking demonstrations to dance classes, trivia contests and a range of enrichment programs. There are so many eateries onboard and so much to see and enjoy.
This morning after the Sapphire Princess docks at Eden. Eden is located at deep-water Twofold Bay on the Sapphire Coast. It is set in rugged beauty with golden sandy beaches and crystal waters to the east and forests and park lands to the west. You may choose to venture into Eden, or you may choose to stay onboard and enjoy all that this beautiful cruise ship has to offer.
Sydney – Cruise ships berthed at Sydney’s Terminal access sweeping views of the harbour, Opera House, CBD, Circular Quay ferry terminal and Sydney Harbour Bridge – all within minutes’ walk. We disembark and have the rest of the day at leisure. You may choose to stroll around Darling Harbour or indulge in a bit of retail therapy. Take a lunchbreak with its many eateries and restaurants. See historical buildings and delight in the beauty this wonderful city has to offer. The next two nights’ accommodation is at the Novotel on Darling Harbour, where you will join up with the Option 2 Land Travellers in a delicious 2 course meal.
We enjoy breakfast and then head out on the coach to take in the sights. First stop is the Sydney Opera House where we take in a tour. One of the most iconic buildings in the world- the Sydney Opera House is an architectural masterpiece and vibrant performance space. Step inside and discover the stories that make the Opera House so inspiring. We then delight in the SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Sea Life is on the world's largest aquariums- with over 700 different species and 13,000 animals in a impressive six million litres of water. Close by is Madame Tussauds a wax museum of the stars. Stand with the Royal Family, A- list actors and sports stars in this very realistic museum. Next, we have a real treat for you as you step aboard an authentic traditional sailing ship for an guided tour of Sydney's beautiful harbor. A Tall Ship Cruise is a truly unique experience as the wind takes over and the sound of the engine fades away. Like stepping back in time. Then it's back to our motel to relax and freshen up for dinner.
Have a leisurely start to the day! Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast before being transferred to the airport for our Qantas flight back to Melbourne. On arrival in Melbourne, Cardwells will transfer you back to your original locations.
Price Per Person TWIN SHARE: $2,316