5 night luxury cruise to Tasmania on the Queen Elizabeth from $1,499pp
Discover Tasmania with a five nights cruise from Sydney on the Queen Elizabeth. Explore Hobart, Australia's second-oldest capital city. Visit the UNESCO Port Arthur sites, rich in history. Tempt your tastebuds with Tasmania's delightful food and wine.
All meals on board and stay in beautifully appointed cabins.
Enjoy the luxury of the Queen Elizabeth as cruise close to home.
Visit historical Hobart and UNESCO Port Arthur sites.
Stay in the cabin that's right for you! Choose from Inside, Oceanview, Balcony Cabins
Departs Sydney 4 Mar 2019
Day 1: Mon Sydney, Australia
Australia’s oldest and largest city was born in 1788 with the arrival of the "First Fleet" that transported 760 British convicts. Gold and sheep breeding propelled Sydney’s development; today it is the largest port in the entire South Pacific. Mark Twain called it “the wonder of the world.” James Michener wrote, “It is a thing of beauty, a fairytale body of water.”
Day 2: Tue At Sea
Day 3: Wed Hobart, Australia
Arrival Mar 6, early morning
Departure Mar 6, early evening
No call here is complete without visiting the UNESCO Port Arthur Historical Site, the once-feared prison colony whose ruins you can now explore together with 30 or so restored houses, including that of the commandant. Nearby, the Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park offers a chance to see the famously bad-tempered and increasingly rare marsupials.
Day 4: Thu Port Arthur, Tasmania
Arrival Mar 7, early morning
Departure Mar 7, early evening
Day 5: Thu At Sea
Day 6: Sat Sydney, Australia
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