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Discover Vanuatu

FROM $1,395*
per person twin share
Departs Brisbane
On 13 Jun 2017
For 11 nights
To Pacific Ocean
With P&O Australia
On Board Pacific Dawn
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Date Port Arrive Depart
13 Jun 17 Brisbane
14 Jun 17 At Sea
15 Jun 17 At Sea
16 Jun 17 Santo
17 Jun 17 Champagne Bay
18 Jun 17 Pentecost
19 Jun 17 Port Vila
20 Jun 17 Mystery Island
21 Jun 17 Noumea
22 Jun 17 At Sea
23 Jun 17 At Sea
24 Jun 17 Brisbane
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Pacific Dawn
P&O Cruise Line’s Pacific Dawn Cruises is Australia’s first super liner, with an average capacity of 2050 passengers. Inside and out, the ship is simply breathtaking and the first thing you’ll n.. Read more
11 night cruise sailing from Brisbane aboard the Pacific Dawn
Visit Santo, Vanuatu, Champagne Bay, Pentecost Island, Vila, Mystery Island, Noumea and Brisbane.

Brisbane

Brisbane offers a cosmopolitan mix of shopping, dining, history, arts, sightseeing and entertainment. Expereience the nearby theme parks or visit Australia Zoo.

Santo

Jump on the coconut bandwagon because Santo is full of them (a major local export). Santo’s quay bustles with action, including traditional villages, local handicraft stalls, water music and dance ceremonies. Or explore remnants of buildings and shipwrecks from when American troops were stationed there in WWII. Its natural beauty includes the incredible blue holes, crystal clear rivers perfect for canoeing and a vast array of romantic beaches and freshwater lagoons the stuff postcards are made of.

Champagne Bay

Champagne Bay is renowned for its sweeping curve of pristine sand, unquestionably the whitest in the region. It is located on the north east coastline of Espiritu-Santo, Vanuatu. You'll be amazed at the breathtaking views of the most spectacular stretch of beach fringed with palm trees. Natives from a nearby village will visit the bay to sell their few goods when our ship calls. If you're feeling energetic, then you might like to take part in a game of beach volleyball, or just relax on the sand and enjoy the views.

Pentecost Island

A true one-of-a kind cultural experience. Witness the land diving ritual known as N’Gol - believed to have inspired modern day bungee jumping.

Port Vila

Vanuatu’s shining star, Vila, is the adventure capital of the Pacific. With its strong Melanesian culture and mix of traditional and modern attractions, Vila offers the best of everything from diving to bustling markets filled with local crafts. Have you ever been abseiling? What about down a 50-metre waterfall? Here, adventure-seekers get the once in a lifetime chance to do both, deep within the rainforest at Cascade Waterfall. If something a little tamer tickles your fancy, try a kayak paddle around Mele Bay. You won’t be disappointed.

Mystery Island

Miss Scarlet in the library with the candlestick. Wait, that’s a different kind of mystery. This tiny, uninhabited island maintains a shroud of intrigue due to its remote and largely inaccessible location. There are no tourism developments, no roads and no shops. Yet it commands a special place in the hearts of all who visit. Relax on the pristine sand, snorkel the stunning surrounding reefs or take a leisurely stroll around the entire island in under an hour.

Noumea

The Pacific’s most cosmopolitan city is also its most French – and that means delicious cuisine! Our Shore Tours take you to the very best restaurants in town. Treat your tastebuds to authentic French croissants and cheeses while you try to pronounce ‘crêpe’ properly. Allow our expert local guides to lead you to stunning bays, beaches and the world’s largest lagoon. Kayak down pristine rivers, or visit Amedee Island with its crystal-clear waters teeming with brightly coloured fish. C’est magnifique!
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P&O Australia

P&O Cruises is Australia’s leading cruise line to destinations close to our shores. They offer an affordable and fun way to cruise, making P&O Cruises perfect for a family holiday, a romantic getaway, or a fun holiday with friends. With a fleet of four ships, including Pacific Dawn, Pacific Sun, Pacific Jewel and Pacific Pearl, you can cruise to Indonesia, Australia, the Pacific Islands and New Zealand. In Indonesia you can visit the temple of Borodurdur, or take a traditional cooking class in Lombok. Experience a different side of Australia and take a winery tour through South Australia’s McLaren Vale, or a ride a camel on Broome’s Cable Beach. Watch sharks and rays from a glass bottom boat off the coast of Bora Bora, or take a parasailing tour of Moorea. In New Zealand tour Auckland’s wine trail or visit ancient rainforests and black sand beaches.

The number of activities to do offshore is equally matched with activities onboard, and there’s something on offer to suit any guests’ tastes. You can spend your days taking in wine lectures, dance lessons or trying your luck at bingo. Relax beside the pool or indulge in a massage. At night, enjoy P&O’s themed bars, musical productions, comedy acts and live bands. Dress up for Cocktail Night and stay up late dancing and playing in the onboard casino. With all of this on offer, you will feel like you are on a resort at sea, rather than on a cruise!

Dining

P&O Cruises are a feast for your senses, with array of dining options and tantalising choices. With “Your Choice Dining” you can choose what to eat, and with whom, when and where. You can dine at the lavish buffet, or choose a four-course a la carte menu in the formal dining room. For an extra special experience, head for steak and seafood at celebrity Chef Luke Mangan’s restaurant, Salt Grill. Have a casual meal at the pizzeria, or relax by the pool with a quick snack. And if none of these take your fancy, room service is available all day.

Kids

P&O Cruises are perfect for young sailors, as they have three onboard Children’s Centres to keep kids entertained. For children aged three to six, there is the Turtle Cove offering arts and crafts, movies, scavenger hunts, talent shows and the Ocean Friends Club. The Shark Shack is available for seven to 10 year olds who want to take part in PlayStation competitions, talent shows and more! For 11 to 17 year olds, there is HQ and HQ+ offering sports competitions, pizza parties, hip-hop classes and more cool activities. All of the centres offer fun in a friendly and safe environment.

Pacific Dawn

P&O Cruise Line’s Pacific Dawn Cruises is Australia’s first super liner, with an average capacity of 2050 passengers. Inside and out, the ship is simply breathtaking and the first thing you’ll notice on Pacific Dawn Cruises is her distinctive ‘dolphin-like’ profile, designed by world-renowned Italian architect Renzo Piano.

Pacific Dawn Cruises offer a voyage of your choice. There are more than 180 affordable balcony cabins on Pacific Dawn with stunning ocean views. This beautiful ship, based year-round in Australia, has 795 staterooms. There is more choice in entertainment on Pacific Dawn Cruises, with wonderful performances in her signature Dome and the International Show Lounge.

Enjoy Pacific Dawn’s three-storey atrium foyer, nine bars and lounges, two restaurants, the pizzeria, casino, gym and health spa. There is also a library, jogging track, whirlpool spas, show lounge and duty-free shopping on Pacific Dawn Cruises.

Facilities

Pizzeria, Main Lobby, The Atrium, Steak House, Promenade Lounge and Bar,

Casino, Children's Club, Show Lounges,

Art Gallery, Boutique,

Aerobics, Deck Sports, Jogging Track,

Lotus Spa, Lido Pool,

Dining

When it comes to dining onboard Pacific Dawn, you are spoilt for choice. There is the buffet restaurant, Cafe Del Sol, and a la carte dining in the main dining room, the Palm Court, and The Grill, offering steak and seafood options out by the pool. For a small cover charge, you can explore the flavours of Asia with an eight course banquet at La Luna, or dine in style at celebrity chef restaurant, Salt Grill by Luke Mangan.
For something more casual, head to the Lido Cafe, an ideal place to enjoy and ice cream, a cool drink or a Barista espresso or cappuccino. The Lido poolside bar serves drinks in an easygoing setting.

Kids

Your children will love their Pacific Dawn cruise, with three onboard Children’s Centres offering the coolest ways to entertain kids and teens. The experienced Youth Activity Team loves organising the age-appropriate activities, and are qualified to look after your children in a safe and secure environment.

Children aged 3 to 6 years old will be able to take part in arts and crafts, scavenger hunts, talent shows and more with the Turtle Cove, while 7 to 10 year olds will be kept entertained all day long at the Shark Shack. For 11 to 17 year olds, there is HQ and HQ+, offering sports competitions, pizza parties, talent shows, mocktail parties and hip-hop classes.
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