P&O Cruises Australia


P&O Pacific Explorer

12 JANUARY 2022
Departs Melbourne

P&O Go Fare – lowest fare available

Twin from $1426pp 
Quad from $1035pp

P&O Value Fare – Includes Onboard Credit + $1pp Deposits + option to choose cabin (subject to availability). 

Twin from $1575pp | BONUS up to $600 Onboard Credit per cabin
Quad from $1126pp | BONUS up to $600 Onboard Credit per cabin

12 Nights | Asia and Asia Pacific | P&O Cruises Australia: Pacific Explorer

Day 1: Melbourne Australia
Wed 12 Jan 2022 | Depart 4:00 PM

Day 2: AT SEA
Thu 13 Jan 2022

Day 3: AT SEA
Fri 14 Jan 2022

Day 4: AT SEA
Sat 15 Jan 2022

Day 5: Noumea New Caledonia
Sun 16 Jan 2022 | 10:00 AM To 6:00 PM

Day 6: Mare New Caledonia
Mon 17 Jan 2022 | 8:00 AM To 5:00 PM

Day 7: Port Vila Vanuatu
Tue 18 Jan 2022 | 8:00 AM To 6:00 PM

Day 8: Lifou New Caledonia
Wed 19 Jan 2022 | 8:00 AM To 5:00 PM

Day 9: AT SEA
Thu 20 Jan 2022

Day 10: AT SEA
Fri 21 Jan 2022

Day 11: AT SEA
Sat 22 Jan 2022

Day 12: AT SEA
Sun 23 Jan 2022

Day 13: Melbourne Australia
Mon 24 Jan 2022 | Arrive 7:00 AM

Pacific Explorer ship has joined the fleet of P&O Cruises Australia. It is ideal for Australia’s fun and sun loving enthusiasts and has two waterslides, zip lining, a water park, live music and pubs. For dining, there are 12 choices, all of which are included in the cruise fare. For fun and rejuvenation, there are waterslides, adventure activities like rock climbing, zip lining and new stage shows. Pacific Explorer has a Blue Room where guests will have talented Australian musicians playing live every night. For taking onboard entertainment to new levels there is Black Circus with exclusive dinner and a cabaret style show.


  • Relax, rejuvenate or get poolside fabulous. Ship has a range of utterly decadent and relaxing therapies at Aqua Spa.
  • Forget everything you know about traditional cruise dining and prepare your taste buds for unique and fresh cruise cuisine!
  • Now you can play barefoot bowls at sea. Challenge your mates to a friendly game. Go on, just roll with it!

*Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD in a complete quad or twin room based on lead categories at publication date (16 Dec 2020), inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). Campaign commences 16 Dec 2020 and ends 2 Mar 2021. Advertised fares are available until allocation is exhausted and may fluctuate during the campaign period. Campaign offers only available on P&O’s Value and Value Plus fare types only. Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. Supplements apply for other room categories. Some oceanview rooms have obstructed views. ~Fare based on specified departure dates. Different fares apply to other dates listed #AU$1 deposit per person is non-refundable and deposit conditions differ from the standard P&O Booking and Travel Conditions. Offer applies to cruises departing from 1 March 2021 booked at least 76 days prior to departure. Pay AU$1 per person deposit upfront and the remainder of the standard adult deposit amount for all passengers, including children as follows – for cruises departing between 1 May 2021 and 30 Jun 2021, 95 days prior to departure; for cruises departing between 1 Jul 2021 and 31 Aug 2021, 150 days prior to departure; and for cruises departing after 1 Sep 2021, 180 days prior to departure. For cruises departing between 1 Mar 2021 and 30 Apr 2021, remainder of deposit and final payment for cruise due 75 days before departure. Standard cancellation and refunds conditions apply as per Booking and Travel Conditions listed. Sailings departing on or before 30 November 2021 are eligible for P&O Assurance [http://pocruises.com.au/assurance]. ^Onboard Spending Money is per room in AUD. Amount varies by room type and itinerary duration as specified, and is applied to the first 2 guests only in a room. Onboard Spending Money expires at the conclusion of your cruise, is not transferable, not redeemable for cash and cannot be used at the casino.†For P&O Short Breaks, if your cruise is unable to visit the destination on its itinerary because of an unforeseen circumstance such as weather, civil unrest or a mechanical issue, we will endeavour to visit an alternative destination deemed safe by the Captain. Your health and safety is our most important priority. Accordingly, we are currently assessing how we will enhance our onboard health and safety protocols in light of COVID-19 and how these enhancements may affect our cruise offerings. To be read in conjunction with the P&O Cruises Australia Booking and Passage Conditions available at https://www.pocruises.com.au/plan/how-to-book/book-travel-conditions which passengers will be bound by. Whilst all information is correct at time of publication, offers are subject to change or withdrawal. Carnival plc trading as P&O Cruises Australia. ABN 23 107 998 443.

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12 nights
Departing 12 – 24 Jan 22
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