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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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Noordam
Noordam

39 Night
New Zealand & South Pacific Crossing CollectorDetails

790 Reviews
Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Mar 23, 2024
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Regatta
Regatta

10 Night
Tahiti CruiseDetails

385 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
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Celebrity Eclipse
Celebrity Eclipse

13 Night
Fiji & Tonga CruiseDetails

1,866 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Apr 6, 2023
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Crown Princess
Crown Princess (Photo: Princess Cruises)

28 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

2,153 Reviews
Leaving:Los Angeles
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Mar 17, 2023
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10 Night
Tahiti & The Tuamotu Islands 10d Ppt-pptDetails

102 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Windstar Cruises
May 1, 2023
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13 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

656 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
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32 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

976 Reviews
Leaving:Los Angeles
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Oct 30, 2023
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39 Night
New Zealand & South Pacific Crossing CollectorDetails

790 Reviews
Leaving:Auckland
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Mar 25, 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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11 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

1,008 Reviews
Leaving:Brisbane
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
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13 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

656 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Dec 8, 2022
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8 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

499 Reviews
Leaving:Brisbane
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
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7 Night
Dreams Of Tahiti 7d Ppt-pptDetails

102 Reviews
Leaving:Tahiti
Cruise Line:Windstar Cruises
Dec 15, 2022
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25 Night
South Pacific CrossingDetails

790 Reviews
Leaving:Sydney
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
Apr 6, 2024
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10 Night
South Pacific CruiseDetails

499 Reviews
Leaving:Brisbane
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Nov 27, 2022
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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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