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South Pacific Cruises

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About South Pacific Cruises

Imagine the ultimate paradise; you're likely to find it in the South Pacific. Reachable from Australia and New Zealand, the South Pacific includes popular islands like Fiji, Bora Bora, Tahiti and Samoa as well as more remote stops that are diverse in culture, history, languages, geology and scenery. On a South Pacific cruise, you can enjoy relaxed beaches and some of the world's best water sports.

  • More about the South Pacific

  • What is the best time to cruise to the South Pacific?

  • Which cruise lines go to the South Pacific?

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Seven Seas Voyager
Seven Seas Voyager

18 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

301 Reviews
Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Mar 25, 2025
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Regatta
Regatta

10 Night
Tahiti CruiseDetails

386 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
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Nautica
Nautica

10 Night
Tahiti CruiseDetails

360 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
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Norwegian Spirit
Norwegian Spirit

13 Night
South PacificDetails

2,072 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Mar 28, 2024
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15 Night
South PacificDetails

2,072 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Mar 28, 2023
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14 Night
Australia ProductDetails

2,072 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Dec 8, 2022
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34 Night
South Pacific CrossingDetails

794 Reviews
Leaving:San Diego
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Oct 8, 2023
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32 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

982 Reviews
Leaving:Los Angeles
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Oct 30, 2023
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15 Night
Heart Of PolynesiaDetails

202 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Seabourn Cruise Line
Apr 15, 2023
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18 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

281 Reviews
Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Mar 4, 2024
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13 Night
Fiji & Tonga CruiseDetails

1,872 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Apr 6, 2023
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15 Night
South PacificDetails

2,072 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Dec 8, 2023
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12 Night
Australia ProductDetails

2,072 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Jan 15, 2023
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48 Night
South Pacific Crossing & New Zealand CollectorDetails

794 Reviews
Leaving:San Diego
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Oct 8, 2023
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32 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

982 Reviews
Leaving:Los Angeles
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Apr 5, 2024
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More about the South Pacific

What is the best time to cruise to the South Pacific?

South Pacific cruises run year-round, but the dry season is from May to October, making it an ideal time to visit. Reachable from Australia and New Zealand, the South Pacific includes popular islands like Fiji, Bora Bora, Tahiti and Samoa.

Which cruise lines go to the South Pacific?

Paul Gauguin specializes in South Pacific cruises and sails the region all year, while lines including Princess, Celebrity, Royal Caribbean and Holland America feature South Pacific ports on world cruises and repositioning cruises. Luxury lines including Seabourn and Silversea can be found in the area, as well.

What are some things to do in the South Pacific?

Experience the local cultures by attending dedicated cultural presentations and shows; visit villages; snorkel and dive the South Pacific's famously clear water; watch for wildlife or shop -- these are  some of the top diversions throughout the South Pacific.

Do you need a passport to take a cruise to the South Pacific?

Yes, a passport is required for South Pacific cruises.

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