Eclipse, New Zealand Cruise ex Sydney Return

South Pacific & New Zealand

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14 Night Cruise sailing from Sydney return onboard Celebrity Eclipse.

14 Night Cruise sailing from Sydney return onboard Celebrity Eclipse.

Luxurious and upscale on every level, Celebrity Eclipse continues to set new standards in modern luxury vacations. Renowned for her contemporary décor and an extraordinary choice of dining options—you can also enjoy a wide selection of bars and lounges to suit every mood, almost endless entertainment from the impressive theater shows to the peace and quiet of the library, and variety of activities to keep mind, body, and soul in tune.

Highlights of this cruise:

Sydney, Australia
Considered one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the Southern Hemisphere, Sydney offers so much—from beaches and wineries to stunning landmarks and world-class shopping. Tour architectural marvels like the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbor Bridge, view life below the surface from Sydney Aquarium’s underwater walkways, or take it all in from above on a tour of the Sydney Tower. You’re never far from nature in this thriving urban center. Well-known surf beaches, zoos, national parks, whale watching tours, bush tours, and the Royal Botanic Gardens—featuring over 7,500 plants—offer visitors a chance to enjoy the area’s sunshine, lush greenery, wildlife, and clear blue oceans. Sydney is not only Australia’s oldest city, it is also one of the most ethnically diverse cities on the globe, offering a wealth of cuisines, unique museums, and cultural opportunities. Explore lively pubs, shops, and historic buildings at The Rocks, located on Sydney harbor.

Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
Discover indigenous New Zealand Maori culture in a land of sparkling seas and pristine beauty. Bay of Islands is a sub-tropical paradise of clear blue water, hundreds of undeveloped islands, diverse wildlife, and historical significance. The pristine oceans, warm weather, and many animal species attract nature lovers from around the globe. Take an eco-cruise and discover the area’s dolphins, penguins, marlins, whales, and bird life. Journey into a beautiful cave with majestic rock formations and glow worms. Kayak, sail, swim, or sunbathe on one of the many beaches. Those who love beaches consider these in Bay of Islands & New Zealand some of the world’s finest, with their perfect white sand and crystal-clear water. And as tempted as you’ll be to pull up a lounge chair and soak in the surroundings, many consider a Bay of Islands cruise the ideal time to partake in more active pursuits, such as kayaking, mountain-biking, parasailing, swimming with dolphins and scuba-diving.

Auckland, New Zealand
Experience New Zealand's most cosmopolitan city—a melting pot of British, Asian, Pacific, and Māori cultures. Your cruise from Auckland allows you to sample their diverse arts, entertainment, and traditions. An Auckland cruise arrives via one of two ports, either Waitematā Harbour from the Pacific Ocean to the east, or Manukau Harbour from the Tasman Sea to the west. Perched on a skinny isthmus between them is a leafy urban cityscape of beautiful parks and modern buildings, a dramatic landscape molded by volcanoes (now dormant) and the ocean. Natural landmarks include Auckland Domain, a central park offering great views of Hauraki Gulf; Mount Eden, with 360-degree views from the city's highest volcanic cone; Mount Victoria, a volcanic cone overlooking downtown from North Shore; and Waiheke Island, a remote site of beaches, forests, vineyards, and olive groves. The hills surrounding the city are cloaked in rainforest. Man-made landmarks include Sky Tower, offering panoramic views from downtown; Auckland Harbour Bridge, the connection to North Shore; and Auckland Town Hall, which includes a fine concert hall. Aucklanders love their boating—one in three households owns a boat—and they've hosted the America's Cup twice. Diverse forms of cruises from Auckland include adrenaline-fueled adventures aboard supercharged speedboats that take you flying passed the impressive skyline. When it's time to go shopping, head to Queen Street, Britomart, Ponsonby Road, Karangahape Road, Newmarket, or Parnell. You won't come back empty handed from your Auckland cruise.

Wellington
Wellington claims to be the coolest little capital in the world. See for yourself on your cruise to Wellington. Get an overview of its geological, biological, and cultural history at Te Papa, the national museum of New Zealand, just 10 minutes from CentrePort. The interactive exhibits pique your curiosity through innovative storytelling. Wander along Oriental Bay, the scenic waterfront that is highly walkable—and jog-able, skate-able, bike-able—and dotted with cafés, bars, and ice cream vendors. Hike up through a large central park to Mount Victoria for 360-degree photo opps of the city, airport, and harbor—including your Wellington cruise. At Wellington Zoo, a 10-minute drive south, you can play with meerkats, hand feed a giraffe, and stroke a cheetah. The zoo has 100 species of animals. Blocks west of the port, ride the iconic cable car up to beautiful Wellington Botanic Garden, with a cable car museum, observatory, and planetarium. Catch a shuttle out to the Zealandia ecosanctuary, a project to restore 556 acres of bush, where you can hike to the singing of native birds. On Miramar Peninsula, film fans off a Wellington cruise make their journey to Middle Earth—and beyond—to learn secrets of great film making. Weta Workshop is the design and effects facility behind big movies like Blade Runner 2049, Thor: Ragnarok, Power Rangers, Man of Steel, and several Hobbit properties. To taste your way through Wellington, start on Cuba Street, home to hipsters, artists, and lovers of all things vintage. Amid the city's creative craft beer scene, the street has colorful shops and street performers, as well as bohemian bars and cafés. For food and drink, look for Husk, café by day, beer bar by night; Olive, with big breakfasts, excellent waffles, and mimosas; Laundry, when you feel like a classic burger or tacos; Floriditas, famous for eggs and scones; and Midnight Espresso, the quirky place for coffee, snacks, and people watching.

Dunedin
Here in this capital of architectural heritage, you might think your Dunedin cruise had taken you to Edinburgh. The architecture, scenery, and culture—if not the accents—borrow heavily from those in Scotland. Take a harbor cruise to spot albatrosses, cormorants, and other sea birds. You might even see penguins, dolphins, and seals. In town, stroll the spectacular Dunedin Botanic Garden, discover ancient Maori artifacts in the Otago Museum, or learn all about beer at Speight’s Brewery—touring, tasting, and shopping for beer gear.
Browse several engaging art galleries in the central Octagon neighborhood, also known for bars and cafés. Look for experimental exhibitions at Blue Oyster Gallery, bespoke jewelry at Chris Idour, old masters at Dunedin Public Art Gallery, heritage at Reed Gallery, and New Zealand artists at the De Novo and Milford galleries. Head inland aboard Taieri Gorge Railway, departing from the charming gingerbread Dunedin Railway Station, for a four-hour excursion past former gold-mining sites. Venture out to Otago Peninsula and visit 19th-century Larnach Castle—New Zealand's only castle—perched on a hill overlooking the harbor. Hear stories of scandal, tragedy, and intrigue—all part of its lavish history. Top off your cruise to Dunedin with Highland dancers and bagpipers at Larnach.

Milford Sound
As we sail into the narrow fjords of the Milford Sound, even your massive ship seems to shrink in comparison to the towering cliffs topped by lush mountain terrain. Situated within Fiordland National Park, this natural wonder is part of the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Site and is protected by its natural geography, which makes it a haven for all types of wildlife.

Pricing (per person)

  • All (25)
Quad Triple Twin Single

12 - Inside Stateroom

AU$ 2,800 AU$ 3,061 AU$ 3,163 AU$ 5,919

11 - Inside Stateroom

AU$ 2,832 AU$ 3,100 AU$ 3,221 AU$ 6,035

10 - Inside Stateroom

AU$ 2,848 AU$ 3,119 AU$ 3,250 AU$ 6,093

09 - Inside Stateroom

AU$ 2,888 AU$ 3,168 AU$ 3,323 AU$ 6,239

08 - Oceanview Stateroom

AU$ 2,960 AU$ 3,254 AU$ 3,453 AU$ 6,499

07 - Oceanview Stateroom

AU$ 3,040 AU$ 3,351 AU$ 3,598 AU$ 6,789

2D - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,206 AU$ 3,544 AU$ 4,033 AU$ 7,659

2C - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,222 AU$ 3,564 AU$ 4,062 AU$ 7,717

1C - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,326 AU$ 3,690 AU$ 4,251 AU$ 8,095

1B - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,342 AU$ 3,709 AU$ 4,280 AU$ 8,153

2B - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,342 AU$ 3,709 AU$ 4,280 AU$ 8,153

1A - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,406 AU$ 3,786 AU$ 4,396 AU$ 8,385

2A - Deluxe Oceanview with Veranda

AU$ 3,406 AU$ 3,786 AU$ 4,396 AU$ 8,385

SV - Sunset Veranda

AU$ 3,525 AU$ 3,931 AU$ 4,613 AU$ 8,819

C3 - Concierge Class with Veranda

AU$ 3,562 AU$ 3,979 AU$ 4,613 AU$ 8,819

C2 - Concierge Class with Veranda

AU$ 3,642 AU$ 4,076 AU$ 4,758 AU$ 9,109

C1 - Concierge Class with Veranda

AU$ 3,721 AU$ 4,173 AU$ 4,903 AU$ 9,399

A2 - Aqua Class with Veranda

AU$ 3,801 AU$ 4,269 AU$ 5,048 AU$ 9,689

A1 - Balcony

AU$ 4,001 AU$ 4,511 AU$ 5,411 AU$ 10,415

S2 - Sky Suite

AU$ 6,035 AU$ 6,853 AU$ 8,488 AU$ 16,569

S1 - Sky Suite

AU$ 6,398 AU$ 7,336 AU$ 9,213 AU$ 18,019

CS - Celebrity Suite

AU$ 7,630 AU$ 8,738 AU$ 10,953 AU$ 21,499

SN - Deluxe

AU$ 9,452 AU$ 11,009 AU$ 13,273 AU$ 26,139

RS - Royal Suite

AU$ 10,612 AU$ 12,459 AU$ 14,723 AU$ 29,039

PS - Penthouse Suite

AU$ 12,570 AU$ 14,876 AU$ 17,623 AU$ 34,839

Please note, while prices and inclusions are accurate at time of loading they are subject to change due to changes in cruise line policies and pricing and due to currency fluctuations. Currency surcharges may apply. Please check details of price and inclusions at time of booking.

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