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Silver Whisper cruise from Auckland to Sydney

6.550€

About this cruise

Embark on a 17-day cruise adventure in New Zealand, starting in Auckland and sailing to Sydney on the Silver Whisper ship. Discover a variety of captivating destinations in New Zealand and Australia along the way.

Cabin Prices

The cruise price at the top of the page (6.550€) is listed for the accommodation of one person in a double cabin. To get the total cabin cost, multiply this price by two. All subsequent prices are listed for the entire cabin and do not require additional multiplication.

All prices presented on this website are approximate and do not constitute a public offer. For precise price information, please contact the service provider.

Single Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
28/12/2023 - 13/01/2024 - - - 9.830€

Double Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
28/12/2023 - 13/01/2024 - - - 13.100€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with One Child

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
28/12/2023 - 13/01/2024 - - - 13.100€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with Two Children

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
28/12/2023 - 13/01/2024 - - - 13.100€

Cruise Route

Day 1: Auckland, New Zealand. With over 1 million inhabitants, Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand. It is located between the Pacific Ocean and the Tasman Sea. Its nickname "City of Sails" is due to the "thousand boats" that dwell in its harbor. The metropolis spans an 11 km wide strait of volcanic rock and is a paradise for water enthusiasts. North of Auckland, the "Leigh Marine Reserve" offers abundant opportunities for underwater activities. A cultural attraction is the "Auckland Museum".

Day 2: Auckland, New Zealand. Departure time: 18:00. With over 1 million inhabitants, Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand. It is located between the Pacific Ocean and the Tasman Sea. Its nickname "City of Sails" is due to the "thousand boats" that dwell in its harbor. The metropolis spans an 11 km wide strait of volcanic rock and is a paradise for water enthusiasts. North of Auckland, the "Leigh Marine Reserve" offers abundant opportunities for underwater activities. A cultural attraction is the "Auckland Museum".

Day 3: Tauranga, New Zealand. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. Located 200 km southeast of Auckland on the Bay of Plenty is the port city of Tauranga. It was built in the early 19th century on peninsulas connected by bridges. The bustling heart of the city is the beach promenade with the Coronation Pier, where excursion boats and ferries depart for the neighboring city of Mount Maunganui. In front of it is a 232 m high volcano that offers a fantastic view of white beaches and the harbor. Tauranga`s biggest attraction is the Tauranga District Museum and Historic Village, where 85 replica and restored buildings from colonial times, including a Maori village, a pioneer settlement, and military barracks from the time of the Land Wars, can be visited. 5 km east of Tauranga, Kiwifruit Country proves to be a tourist magnet, a fun park in the style of Disneyland.

Day 4: Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Arrival time: 08:30. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 8 hours 30 minutes. The "Bay of Islands" is one of the most beautiful areas in New Zealand and fascinates with approximately 144 islands and its rich flora and fauna. The attraction is the "Cape Brett" with the huge natural rock formation "Hole in the Rock". This is a massive rock in the sea with such a large hole that ferries can pass through during calm seas. From the main town of the bay, Paihia, you can take boat tours to the islands of the bay or to the northern tip of New Zealand. Other noteworthy places in the bay include Waitangi with the Maori meeting house, Kerikeri with the "Mission Kemp House", the whaling station "Russell" with the oldest surviving church in New Zealand, and Kawakawa with the "Waiomio Caves" and the Maori fortress "Ruapekapeka Pa".

Day 5: Sea day.

Day 6: Picton, New Zealand. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. The port city of Picton is located in the north of the South Island of New Zealand. From the small town, one can observe the busy activity in the harbor or relax in a café. Not far from Picton, one can visit the picturesque Marlborough Sound fjord. Fishing trips or kayaking tours are the most popular activities there.

Day 7: Lyttelton (Christchurch), New Zealand. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 11 hours. Christchurch is the most British city outside of Britain. Even today, the city founded in 1850 advertises with the slogan "A Touch of English". This influence is particularly unmistakable in the city center. Numerous shops, cafes, parks, and gardens shape the city`s image. Attractions: "Christchurch Cathedral" (founded in 1881), bell tower with panoramic views of the Southern Alps, zoo, "The Wizard" in front of the cathedral, city tour with the nostalgic tram.

Day 8: Dunedin (Port Chalmers), New Zealand. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. Dunedin, the Gaelic name for the port city of Edinburgh, is famous for its historical buildings. The cityscape is in Victorian, Edwardian, and Flemish style. The second largest city on the South Island, with almost 120,000 inhabitants, was founded by the Scots in the mid-19th century. The city center is located at the "Octagon," an octagonal square. Numerous cafes and museums are located around it. Major attractions include the oldest university in New Zealand with a stylistic clock tower, Dominican Priory, whisky distillery, and the Otago Early Settler Museum.

Day 9: Milford Sound, New Zealand. Arrival time: 16:00. Departure time: 19:00. Duration of port stay: 3 hours. The Milford Sound is a fjord on the South Island of New Zealand and is probably one of the country`s biggest tourist attractions. The most popular way to explore the fjord is by water. Numerous boats depart daily and take passengers out onto the water to enjoy the beauty and unique sight of this natural spectacle. A walk from the docking points leads directly to another attraction, the Lady Bowen Falls. From there, you can once again enjoy a breathtaking view of the Milford Sound and the most distinctive mountain in the area, the Mitre Peak.

Day 10 - 11: Sea day.

Day 12: Hobart (Tasmania), Australia. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 23:00. Duration of port stay: 15 hours. The seafaring city is located at the mouth of the Derwent River at the foot of Mount Wellington. The capital of the smallest Australian province, Tasmania, was founded in 1803 and was then a large prison. Nowadays, Hobart`s cityscape is marked by colonial-era houses and large city parks. Additionally, the city is home to the Tasmanian Devil. Attractions include Anglesea Barracks, the Parliament building, and Cascade Brewery.

Day 13: Sea day.

Day 14: Melbourne (Victoria), Australia. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 22:00. Duration of port stay: 14 hours. Melbourne is an Australian metropolis that was founded by settlers in 1835. Unlike Sydney or Hobart, Melbourne was never a penal colony. The city has its own unique tradition and is characterized by beautiful architecture as well as charming art and culture. In addition to the settlers, you can also find the indigenous people of the city called "Aborigines". Melbourne offers numerous shopping, cultural, sports, and recreational opportunities, making the city very attractive. Points of interest: The city`s tram system, the Botanical Gardens, the University of Melbourne, the Convention Centre, and the Carlton District Crown.

Day 15: Sea day.

Day 16: Eden (New South Wales), Australia. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 15:00. Duration of port stay: 7 hours. Eden is the southernmost city on the Sapphire Coast and is located in the state of New South Wales. The wonderful name of the coast already suggests dreamy beaches with crystal clear water. The city was once known as a whaling center. Today, the ruins of the Davidson Whale Station still remind us of this. During the season between September and November, the once hunted marine animals can be observed wonderfully.

Day 17: Sydney (New South Wales), Australia. Arrival time: 07:00. Sydney is the capital of the state of New South Wales and is located on the east coast of Australia. With its 4.4 million inhabitants, it is the largest city on the Australian continent and serves as the industrial, commercial, financial, and tourism center of the entire state. The landmark of Sydney is the sail-shaped opera house as well as the world-famous Harbour Bridge in the largest natural harbor in the world. There are over 70 different beaches in the Sydney region, including the popular Bondi Beach, especially for surfers. Other attractions of the city include the Taronga Zoo, the old town "The Rocks," the 305m high Sydney Tower, or the Darling Harbour entertainment center. A special excursion destination in the surrounding area is the Blue Mountain National Park. The rock formations of the Three Sisters give visitors an insight into the vastness and untouched beauty that the unique continent has to offer.