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Embark on an epic adventure, beginning with a two-night hotel stay in sensational Barcelona then a 28-night cruise on Cunard’s luxury Queen Elizabeth, sailing the Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea and exotic Asia to Fremantle.

Begin with a two-night hotel stay in Barcelona, the vibrant capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, where you’ll have time to savour the city’s world-famous art, architecture and cuisine.

Then embark the regal Queen Elizabeth for an unforgettable 28-night full-board cruise to Fremantle, experiencing one of the finest cruise liners sailing the five oceans. During your fantastic voyage, you’ll savour Cunard’s spectacular heritage, sense of occasion and vast array of superior entertainment, dining and leisurely pursuits.

You’ll cruise the Mediterranean Sea for two days before your first port of call, Heraklion, on the gorgeous Greek island of Crete, home to idyllic golden beaches and legendary ancient history. Leaving the Mediterranean Sea, you’ll next take a scenic cruise through Egypt’s historic Suez Canal, an extraordinary feat of engineering, then stop at Safaga, a port town famed for its Red Sea therapeutic properties, water sports and magnificent ancient treasures of Luxor, beyond.

After four days cruising, you’ll arrive at Oman’s Southern coast and Salalah, a charming port city that will astound you with its natural wonders, beautiful beaches and traditional Islamic architecture. Following three days at sea, you’ll next stop at Sri Lanka’s vibrant capital, Colombo, captivating with its colourful bazaars, golden Buddhas and colonial heritage architecture.

After relaxing for four more days at sea, you’ll arrive in Singapore, a scintillating City-State that magically blends the traditional and modern and east and west, before cruising through the spectacular Indonesian archipelago. The first stop is Java Island and Indonesia’s dynamic capital, Jakarta, followed by beautiful Bali, known as the ‘Island of the Gods’ for its thousands of Hindu temples and popular for its mesmerising landscapes, ancient Hindu culture and idyllic beach life.     

Savour your final three days at sea, before disembarking the Queen Elizabeth in Fremantle, Western Australia, where your once-in-a-lifetime journey concludes.

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The Queen Elizabeth Experience

When Her Majesty the Queen conducted the naming ceremony in her own honour in October 2010, she continued a marvellously regal formal cruising tradition. Welcome aboard the regal Queen Elizabeth, one of the finest cruise liners sailing the oceans, offering those fortunate to sail with her, some of the finer things in life. On this luxury cruise ship, Cunard has maintained all the refined styling, amenities and service associated with the ‘Golden Era’ of cruise sailing, yet added modern facilities, leisure and entertainment opportunities. The stunning choices of spacious staterooms and suites and some of the most exceptional fine dining you’ll experience at sea are just some of the highlights of the glorious Queen Elizabeth.

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Dining

Dining on board this Queen is always a pleasure. Take your pick of the tempting array of culinary options, from hearty to healthy, light bites to indulgent buffets and gastro pubs to elegant fine-dining and gala dinners.

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Activities

There are so many ways to keep yourself active on board. Learn a new skill, fill your day with activities from art classes and wine lectures to energising sports and deck games, or opt for blissful relaxation at the spa, two pools and whirlpools.

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Entertainment

Your evening entertainment presents many exceptional options to choose from, whether it’s enjoying a marvellous stage show, a classical recital performance, a roll of the dice in the casino, or dancing the night away in the ballroom.

Your 30 Night Holiday Includes

Days 1 - 2

28 - 29 October 2023

Welcome to Spain and sensational Barcelona, where you’ll enjoy an exciting two-night hotel city stay

As a fitting start to your amazing adventure, you’ll first fly into Spain and fantastic Barcelona for a marvellous two-night hotel stay. The cosmopolitan capital of northern Spain’s Catalonia region, Barcelona exudes an unrivalled passion for life and palpable energy. This fabulous metropolis is best known for its art and architecture, most synonymous for the eccentric buildings of architect Antoni Gaudi, especially the iconic – and unfinished – Sagrada Famillia Cathedral – with its distinctive ornate spires, this is a prominent city landmark. You should also visit the excellent Picasso Museum and the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, which houses Spain’s largest collection of Catalan art. Stroll the world-famous Las Ramblas that runs through the city centre and sample wonderful Catalan cuisine, including tapas, within the historic Gothic Quarter.

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Day 3

30 October 2023

In Barcelona, embark the magnificent Queen Elizabeth ahead of an epic voyage to remember

Today, in Barcelona, you’ll embark the regal Queen Elizabeth for a truly epic 28-night cruise, sailing all the way to Fremantle, Western Australia. This spectacular cruise ship welcomes you to an uncrowded world where spacious decks set the perfect backdrop to savour a flawless Cunard sailing experience. On board the Queen Elizabeth, immerse yourself in evocative art deco elegance, timeless style and a refined feel, combined with contemporary attractions and comforts. Look forward to endless choices for entertainment and activities, sumptuous accommodations and a marvellous array of wining and dining venues that ensure a remarkable cruise holiday.

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Days 4 - 5

31 October - 1 November 2023

With two days at sea, indulge in the exceptional array of entertainment on board

As you begin this incredible voyage, for the next two days and thereafter, you’ll find ample opportunity to sample the amazing entertainment on offer. At the Monte-Carlo inspired Casino, discover a winning combination of elegance and excitement. Whether you're a lover of serious drama or glittering musical productions, enjoy West End calibre production shows and a talented line-up of renowned guest performers at the extravagant Royal Court Theatre – especially, from your own exclusive theatre box. Live music in public spaces is an unmistakable Cunard cruise signature, extending from harpists to contemporary bands. Or dance the night away at the Queens Room, the largest ballroom at sea.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 6

2 November 2023

Explore the island of Crete’s ancient past, in the historic port city of Heraklion

Your first port of call will be the capital of the gorgeous Greek island of Crete, Heraklion, a lively port city, which you will discover, reveals fascinating millennia of history. The old Venetian port is flanked by a 16th-century Koules fortress and the city reveals Turkish fountains and Venetian architecture. Explore two of Crete’s most important monuments from the ancient Minoan civilisation: the Palace of Knossos, a vast archaeological site containing well-preserved frescoes, baths and throne room and the hill-top Palace of Phaistos. To gain more fascinating insights into Crete’s ancient past, head to the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, which houses fascinating artefacts from the Minoan period. Alternatively, relax at one of the golden sand beaches surrounding the port, such as Ammoudara or Agia Pelagia.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 7

3 November 2023

With a day on the ocean waves, you’ll have time to discover the Queen Elizabeth’s diverse array of leisurely pursuits

With time at sea the choice, as always with Cunard, is yours. There’s as much or as little to do as you please, with more possibilities than you may have time to discover! Enjoy croquet on the garden-like Games Deck or set off on a journey through the stars in the largest planetarium at sea. Join a fitness class that extends to aerobics, Pilates or yoga, or gain more insight on wine through discerning lectures and tastings. Alternatively, indulge in premium shopping at elegant boutiques that tempt with luxury goods and designer fashions, or snap-up original fine art works by top artists at the refined art gallery.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 8

4 November 2023

Marvel at the world’s largest swing bridge as you sail through the historic Suez Canal towards the Red Sea

Today, you’ll take a spectacular scenic cruise through the historic Suez Canal, an extraordinary feat of engineering that connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea. One of the world’s most impressive man-made waterways since its completion in 1869, the Suez Canal now provides the world with one of its most important shipping routes. Sail the 193-kilometre-long stretch, past low-lying desert landscapes, as you make this landmark crossing from Europe. While doing so, behold the impressive El Ferdan Railway Bridge, the world’s largest swing bridge, that spans the canal.

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Day 9

5 November 2023

At Safaga, discover the Red Sea’s healing properties, black sand beaches and stupendous ancient treasures beyond

A small port town located along the Egyptian Red Sea coast, Safaga draws visitors from across the world for its picturesque black sand beaches lapped by turquoise waters and pristine reefs – providing wondrous snorkelling and scuba diving possibilities. Safaga is also popular for its windsurfing and kitesurfing activities and as a spa destination; the Red Sea’s exceptionally salty mineral waters are renowned for their therapeutic healing properties. You may also have time to venture further inland to ancient Luxor, one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world and home to the incredible Valley of the Kings and other Egyptian archaeological treasures.

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Days 10 - 13

6 - 9 November 2023

Make a toast to your amazing voyage at one of the Queen Elizabeth’s sophisticated bars and lounges

Day or night, whatever the mood or occasion, you’ll find the ideal setting amongst the ship’s cosmopolitan selection of refined bars and lounges, while signature venues indulge with an impressive range of speciality drinks. Succumb to the charms of the alluring Commodore Club, taking pride of place overlooking the ship’s bow, where you can admire the sun setting over the sparkling ocean and relax to the soothing tones of the pianist. You may also be tempted by the classic allure of the Chart Room, a refined cocktail bar, whose signature specials draw inspiration from destinations along the voyage. Alternatively, at the Yacht Club, enjoy the toe-tapping sounds of live Jazz, followed by a resident DJ and dance band, playing late into the night.

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Day 14

10 November 2023

Be charmed by Salalah, a city brimming with natural wonders, historical significance and astounding architecture

Sailing to the southern coast of evocative Oman, you’ll alight for the day at the port of Salalah. Situated at the base of the Al Qara Mountains, Salalah is a city filled with charm and charisma and unlike much of the region, is noticeably green and fertile, where luscious fruit – from figs to bananas – grow in abundance. You’ll discover the city offers beautiful beaches, traditional Islamic architecture, mountains covered in frankincense trees and even caves, such as the historic Marneef Caves. In the hills overlooking the city, you could also visit the Tomb of Hiob, briefly stopping at the amazing Al Mughsayl blow holes.

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Days 15 - 17

11 - 13 November 2023

Experience Cunard’s signature grand sense of occasion while enjoying three relaxing cruise days

With the next three days of cruising, savour the time to enjoy Cunard’s refined service and sense of occasion. Don’t miss the signature ritual of Afternoon Tea, served daily in the Queens Room by white-gloved waiters while the orchestra provides a melodic backdrop: even better, combine this with Champagne for a decadent treat! Or enjoy classical recitals performed every day by a diverse collection of talented guest musicians. The true romance of ocean travel and palpable sense of occasion can be experienced during the ship’s exclusive Gala Evenings, where you’re formally invited to dress in your finest evening wear for a spectacular evening of music and celebration.

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Day 18

14 November 2023

Enjoy exploring Colombo, the diverse and captivating capital of Sri Lanka

The island nation of Sri Lanka, former Ceylon, conjures up the exotic and the mysterious, and today, on this port of call in the colourful capital of Colombo, you’ll find plenty to see and do that validates this – undoubtedly, one of the most atmospheric cities in the region! You’ll discover that life is drawn to the shores of Beira Lake, connected to the city via numerous canals. Wander the streets to find colonial architecture built by the Portuguese and British, as well as glinting statues of gold Buddhas that gaze serenely over the water. Or explore the enchanting temples of the Sinhalese Kingdom, or partake in souvenir hunting at vibrant Pettah Bazaar, Colombo’s biggest market, where you can buy just about anything and everything!

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Days 19 - 22

15 - 18 November 2023

With four days at sea, dine to your heart’s content with the top-notch culinary offerings

Dining is a highlight of every Cunard voyage and with diverse options to choose from, your only challenge is deciding what to order! In the beautifully appointed Queens Grill, savour the ultimate in dining sophistication and impeccably prepared dishes, ranging from contemporary creations to Cunard Classics. A fusion of fresh seasonal flavours and locally sourced ingredients in a relaxed, yet intimate setting awaits at The Lido, where you can also soak-up sweeping sea views on the open deck. Meanwhile, the Steakhouse at The Verandah boasts an exceptional menu featuring USDA prime cuts and succulent seafood and makes a perfect venue for special occasions.

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Day 23

19 November 2023

Discover a dazzling array of ancient and modern wonders in dynamic Singapore

Your next stop, Singapore, is a city-state that thrills with its curious contrasts and exotic fusions, where the east seamlessly meets west and sacred Buddhist and Hindu temples and British colonial monuments sit in the shadows of gleaming futuristic high-rises. Indulge in Singapore’s world-renowned street food, which offers a spectrum of flavours to tantalise every palate, especially Chilli Crab, Singapore’s national dish. Be sure, also, to explore the vibrant multi-cultural districts of Little India and Chinatown and spectacular Gardens by the Bay, taking the aerial walkway for up-close views of the luminescent Supertrees.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 24

20 November 2023

Indulge in a day of pampering and rejuvenation at the blissful spa

After your days of excitement, you may wish to simply unwind on board the Queen Elizabeth and the luxurious spa offers a sanctuary of relaxation and the ultimate wellbeing experience. Discover a serene space that takes inspiration from the seas on which the Cunard cruises sail upon. Treat yourself to a soothing ocean-inspired massage, an indulgent treatment from around the globe, or one of the exceptional beauty and wellness services. Additionally, the spa’s Aqua Therapy Centre provides a unique and soothing water-based environment to unwind and rejuvenate, with the Thermal Suites, Hydrotherapy Pool and Relaxation Area.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 25

21 November 2023

Excite the senses in the dynamic and colourful Indonesian capital, Jakarta

On the exotic island of Java, the capital of Indonesia, Jakarta, presents one of Asia’s most exciting and dynamic cities, brimming with contrasting old and modern architecture, Oriental ambiance and intrigue to truly excite the senses. For a hit of culture, immerse yourself in one of Indonesia’s best-known traditional art forms, puppetry and especially, the enchanting shadow puppets for which Java is synonymous with, at the impressive Wayang Museum or admire the striking Dutch colonial-era buildings in the Old Town, known locally as ‘Kota Tua’. Don’t miss sampling the fantastic array of Javanese street food or shopping at one of the city’s vibrant local markets.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 26

22 November 2023

Sail through the Indonesian seas to your next thrilling destination, indulged with the highest levels of Cunard service

As you sail the Java Sea and eastwards along the spectacular Indonesian archipelago to your next destination, as like on other cruise days, you’ll certainly appreciate the high levels of service that go above and beyond and exceed your loftiest expectations, for which Cunard prides itself on. From the genuine warm smiles that welcome you on board and round-the- clock room service to the white-gloved hand that serves the traditional afternoon tea, Cunard’s White Star Service is the impeccable attention to the finest detail.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 27

23 November 2023

Discover the unique Hindu culture and mesmerising landscapes of Bali, ‘Island of the Gods’

You’ll make a stop at beautiful Bali, an Indonesian tropical island regularly voted one of the planet’s top holiday destinations, blessed with stunning landscapes of verdant terraced rice paddies, white and black sand beaches and soaring mystical volcanoes. Home to a unique and ancient Balinese Hinduism and spirituality that is both magical and mystical, Bali is known as the ‘Island of the Gods’ for its thousands of Hindu Temples that are evident everywhere. Enjoy the idyllic beach life, world-class surfing and fantastic sunsets along the popular southwest coastline beaches, or head to the Central Highlands and Ubud, the island’s cultural and artistic heart, to experience a more traditional side of Bali.

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Days 28 - 30

24 - 26 November 2023

For your final three days of cruising, make the most of relaxing on board the Queen Elizabeth

On this final leg of your grand adventure, as you sail towards your final destination, make the most of these last three remaining days of cruising, with a blissful agenda of relaxation. You’ll always find plenty of wonderful spots to bask in the tropical sunshine on board the Queen Elizabeth. Relax and unwind plunged in the outdoor whirlpools or beside the tempting swimming pools on a comfy sun lounger, all the while surrounded by stylish, art deco design touches. Better still, sip on an ice-cold beverage enjoying the refreshing ocean breezes and good company of old and new-found friends on board.

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bell orange  Overnight: Queen Elizabeth

Day 31

27 November 2023

Your fantastic cruise adventure complete, disembark the Queen Elizabeth in Fremantle for your flight home

Your epic cruise concludes today as you sail into Fremantle, a historic port city in Western Australia and disembark the glorious Queen Elizabeth. Filled with incredible memories that will be cherished for a lifetime.

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Your Holiday Summary

 

Cruise

  • 28 night full-board cruise on board the Queen Elizabeth
  • FREE Outside to Balcony cabin upgrade

Hotel Stay

  • 2 night four-star hotel stay in Barcelona with breakfast

All flights, taxes & transfers*

*Perth transfers not included

Prices

30 Nights |  Departing 28 October 2023

Departing

Auckland

Inside

$9,499pp

Outside

$10,499pp

Balcony

$10,499pp

Grill Suite

Sold Out

Departing

Wellington

Inside

$9,699pp

Outside

$10,699pp

Balcony

$10,699pp

Grill Suite

Sold Out

Departing

Christchurch

Inside

$9,999pp

Outside

$10,999pp

Balcony

$10,999pp

Grill Suite

Sold Out