Southampton to Sydney

10 January - 24 February 2018

Duration

45 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from the UK

Ports

15 Ports

10 January

Setting sail from Southampton

Southampton is the UK's leading port. Bustling modern cruise terminals, as well as wharfs and commercial harbours, line the waterfront, whilst the city itself is a fascinating mix of ancient and modern, with a picturesque old town, the original city walls still standing, and super-modern shopping centres and office complexes. On all corners you will see tributes to the city's rich history and maritime heritage. Henry V marched his troops through the Westgate on his way to the battle of Agincourt, The Mayflower sailed from here with a cargo of settlers to the New World, and the Titanic started her fateful voyage here.

Don't miss

Just a short drive from Southampton is the magical New Forest with its quaint hamlets, historic towns and seaside villages. Look out for the ponies too.

11-13 January

At sea

14 January

Portugal: Funchal

15 January

Canary Islands: Santa Cruz de Tenerife

16-23 January

At sea

24 January

Namibia: Walvis Bay

25 January

At sea

26-27 January

South Africa: Cape Town

28 January

At sea

29 January

South Africa: Port Elizabeth

30 January - 2 February

At sea

3 February

Réunion: Réunion

4 February

Mauritius: Port Louis

5-11 February

At sea

12 February

Australia: Fremantle (Perth)

13 February

Australia: Busselton

14-15 February

At sea

16 February

Australia: Adelaide

17 February

At sea

18 February

Australia: Melbourne

19 February

At sea

20 February

Australia: Kangaroo Island

21 February

At sea

22 February

Australia: Melbourne

23 February

At sea

24 February

Arriving in Sydney

One or our favourite cities in the world, we love pretty much everything about Sydney. Offering outdoor living at its best, the city is known for the excellent beaches but offers so much more, including a thriving and varied food scene inspired by Asian and European flavours. Walk through the Royal Botanic Gardens and admire the amazing views of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House from Mrs Macquarie's Chair, enjoy the cafés and bars in The Rocks district, walk across the top of the Harbour Bridge (or enjoy the easier option of a view from the top of one of the stone towers) or just relax on the beach.

Our tip

Rather than go to Bondi, take a local ferry from Circular Quay (an attraction in itself) to the relaxed northern beaches for a (slightly) less crowded experience.

The Ship

Your home from home

Queen Mary 2 Exterior view Bow shot Bridge
Queen Mary 2 P1 Grade Princess Grill Suite
Queen Mary 2 Champagne Bar

Queen Mary 2 is Cunard’s most magnificent ocean liner and the flagship of the fleet.

What we love

Modern features combined with traditional and elegant décor reminiscent of the golden age of cruising helps create an unforgettable journey particularly when sailing past the Statue of Liberty into New York. We particularly like the excellent Queens Grill accommodation which offers additional space and access to the exclusive Queens Grill restaurant, along with dedicated lounges and deck areas.

Capacity 2,620 Guests
Crew 1,253 International Staff
Style Traditionally formal cruising with the evening attire always expected to be refined even on 'informal' evenings.
Inclusions
  • Meals in the main restaurants
  • Traditional afternoon tea
  • Soft drinks, tea and specialty coffee
  • All onboard entertainment
  • Unlimited use of the Fitness Centre
More about Queen Mary 2

Tailor-make your trip

Ways to make it better
The Pig in the Wall, Southampton

Overnight in Southampton

Stay at the Pig in the Wall, stylish with great food. Very small so book early.

Winchester

Day trips from Southampton

Visit historic Winchester, home to King Arthur’s Round Table, the Great Hall and Winchester Cathedral.

Park Hyatt Sydney

Our favourite hotel in Sydney

So many to choose from, but we love the Park Hyatt – make sure you upgrade to a room with a view.

Jamison Valley, Blue Mountains

Around Sydney

The Blue Mountains is a beautiful area of hikes, waterfalls and unusual rock formations, and a place to learn about the Aboriginal dreamtime.

Get in touch & let us tailor-make your perfect cruise holiday

Call us on 020 7399 7670 or visit us at our comfortable offices just off London's Regent Street.

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