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5 days | Departs 20 Dec 2019 –
Sail across from Adelaide to Melbourne aboard the Queen Elizabeth, enjoy a 2 night stay in Melbourne’s city centre, then travel back across to Adelaide on the Overland train.
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Fly from your homeport to the city of Adelaide, South Australia on the day before your tour begins. A transfer will take you to your hotel for your overnight stay. The rest of your day is at leisure for you to explore the city.
There’s plenty to see and do in Adelaide – why not take a tour of the famous Adelaide Oval, a stroll down Rundle Mall or take a short tram ride to the seaside suburb of Glenelg. If you are arriving in Adelaide in the morning, you may also wish to take a half day tour to the McLaren Vale wine region or to the picturesque Adelaide Hills. Tonight, we recommend dining at one of the many restaurants in the city or in the seaside suburb of Glenelg.
❱ Hotel stay: Mercure Grosvenor Hotel or similar (1 night)
This afternoon, board the Queen Elizabeth. Enjoy some time at leisure aboard the ship before indulging in a welcome dinner onboard.
❱ Ocean cruise: Queen Elizabeth (2 nights)
Enjoy a full day at sea to experience all of the activities available onboard the Queen Elizabeth.
Disembark the Queen Elizabeth at Port Melbourne after breakfast this morning. From here, make your way to Melbourne’s city centre to check in for your hotel. The afternoon is at leisure for you to explore Melbourne.
❱ Hotel stay: Quality Hotel Batmans or similar (2 nights)
Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the city of Melbourne. There’s plenty to see & do in the city – take a stroll along the Yarra River to the popular Southbank precinct or go shopping in Bourke Street.
Alternatively, you may wish to join a day tour to the surrounding regions including the Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island, Dandenongs & Yarra Valley. Ask us for more details (extra cost applies).
Walk across to Southern Cross Station and board the Overland train, an ideal way to travel across from Melbourne to Adelaide. Enjoy a relaxing, comfortable journey, taking in a diverse range of landscapes from rugged mallee scrubland, to fields of green and gold.
Travel in the spacious Red Premium Seating onboard which features more leg room, in-seat dining and a trolley service. Enjoy all-inclusive breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, coffee, soft drinks and juice. There’s no better way to make the day-long journey more enjoyable than with the Red Premium Service.
Arrive in Adelaide in the evening.
You will be dropped off at your hotel in Adelaide at the end of your tour for your overnight stay.
The next day, enjoy a full day at leisure to explore Adelaide and South Australia. Ask us about optional tours that are available today including day tours to the Barossa Valley, Adelaide Hills or the McLaren Vale wine region. Alternatively, you may wish to take a stroll down Rundle Mall or visit the Adelaide Zoo and the Botanic Gardens. Later today, a chauffeured car will take you from your hotel to Adelaide Airport in time for your flight back to your homeport.
Adelaide, Brisbane (includes pre & post tour arrangements), Hobart (includes pre & post tour arrangements), Melbourne (includes pre & post tour arrangements), Perth (includes pre & post tour arrangements), Sydney (includes pre & post tour arrangements)
20 Dec 2019
Interior Cabin – Category IE, Oceanview Cabin – Category EC, Balcony Cabin – Category BD
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