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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.

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

  • Which cruise lines go to the South Pacific?

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Regatta
Regatta

10 Night
Tahiti CruiseDetails

376 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
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Noordam
Noordam

34 Night
South Pacific CrossingDetails

786 Reviews
Leaving:San Diego
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Oct 8, 2022
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Norwegian Spirit
Norwegian Spirit

14 Night
Australia Product Details

Leaving:Bali
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Apr 9, 2022
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Crown Princess
Crown Princess (Photo: Princess Cruises)

28 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Los Angeles
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Mar 17, 2023
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13 Night
Fiji & Tonga CruiseDetails

1,835 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Apr 6, 2023
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14 Night
Australia Product Details

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Apr 23, 2022
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12 Night
Australia Product Details

Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
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69 Night
South Pacific & Australia Circumnavigation Collec...Details

Leaving:San Diego
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Oct 8, 2022
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13 Night
Australia Product Details

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Mar 27, 2022
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13 Night
South Pacific & Fiji CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Jan 9, 2023
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14 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Jan 23, 2023
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10 Night
South Pacific Holiday CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Dec 18, 2022
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10 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

474 Reviews
Leaving:Brisbane
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Nov 27, 2022
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7 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Brisbane
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Jan 13, 2023
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8 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Feb 4, 2023
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28 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Los Angeles
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Nov 9, 2022
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11 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Brisbane
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
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25 Night
South Pacific CrossingDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Apr 8, 2023
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39 Night
New Zealand & South Pacific Crossing CollectorDetails

Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Mar 25, 2023
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12 Night
South Pacific & Fiji CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Mar 5, 2023
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11 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Dec 9, 2022
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14 Night
Australia Product Details

Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Dec 8, 2022
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13 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Sep 17, 2022
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10 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Jan 3, 2024
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12 Night
Australia Product Details

Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
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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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