Highlights of Australia & New Zealand Discovery Cruise

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Price per person
from £5,255

Price based on
London Stansted
28th Feb 2019 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers

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  • 27 days

  • Australia and New Zealand

  • Active pace

  • Ocean cruises

Snorkel at the Great Barrier Reef, discover ancient Aboriginal rock paintings and watch the sunset in the outback on this Southern Hemisphere adventure that explores the highlights of Australia and New Zealand.

At a glance

  • Melbourne Explore the key cultural attractions of Australia's largest city on a guided tour.
  • Uluru (Ayers Rock) Enjoy champagne and canapes as you admire the changing colour of this prestigious rock at sunset.
  • Great Barrier Reef Swim, snorkel or ride a glass-bottomed boat to the reef from Green Island
  • Sydney Cruise along Sydney Harbour and enjoy uninterrupted views of the city skyline.
  • Fiordland National Park
  • Dunedin
  • Akaroa
  • Wellington
  • Napier
  • Tauranga
  • Auckland
  • Bay of Islands

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All airport and port taxes
Private home pick-up service

Our private home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Read more about our private home pick-up service.

Overview

Snorkel at the Great Barrier Reef, discover ancient Aboriginal rock paintings and watch the sunset in the outback on this Southern Hemisphere adventure that explores the highlights of Australia and New Zealand.

Total meals included:

  • 13 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 13 dinners

Depart UK

Days
1 - 2

Melbourne

Day
3

On arrival in Melbourne you will be met and transferred to your hotel for three nights.

Welcome to Australia! Hotel rooms are available for immediate check-in. The remainder of the day is yours to relax or start exploring this vibrant city.

Melbourne

Day
4

This morning begins with a city sightseeing tour which includes landmarks such as Flinders St. Station, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Fitzroy Gardens, the Botanic Gardens, and the Shrine of Remembrance. The afternoon is free to explore on your own. Your Tour Director will have suggestions for additional sightseeing, shopping, and dining.

Melbourne

Day
5

A full free day to explore more of Melbourne on your own. You may wish to consider a day tour to the scenic Great Ocean Road to see the “Twelve Apostles” or travel to Phillip Island and see the famous Penguin Parade.

Melbourne - Alice Springs

Day
6

Today, fly to the Outback and visit the School Of The Air and Royal Flying Doctor Service to learn how education and medical services are provided in remote regions (subject to opening times). Also, visit the Old Telegraph Station to discover how early settlers developed communications.

Alice Springs - Uluru

Day
7

Today, journey through the heart of the Outback, keeping a lookout for red kangaroos, dingoes, camels, and feral horses, known as “Brumbies.” Upon arrival, travel to a popular lookout to enjoy views of the magnificent Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), a geological splendour of some 36 brilliant domes. Later, visit the Sunset Strip, where you will enjoy a champagne toast while experiencing one of the world’s greatest spectacles—Uluru at sunset.

Uluru - Cairns

Day
8

Enjoy a tour around the base of Uluru, the extraordinary monolith whose circumference is studded with caves decorated with Aboriginal paintings. In the afternoon, fly to Cairns, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and Australia's tropical rainforests.

Cairns - Great Barrier Reef - Cairns

Day
9

The world’s largest coral reef, made up of over 3,000 individual reefs and over 1,250 miles long, is one of our planet’s most amazing natural wonders. Board a catamaran and cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef. Experience this underwater world that is a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour and brilliance. Choose to snorkel, take a semi-submersible watercraft tour, or attend a presentation by a marine biologist. Return to Cairns, where your evening is at leisure.

Meals included:

  • Lunch

Cairns

Day
10

Today is yours to relax and explore. Set amongst lush rainforests, soaring peaks, and the ocean, Cairns is one of Australia’s most popular tourist destinations. It has many attractions including a scenic railway, which runs to the picturesque market town of Kuranda and a cable car that glides over Australia’s World-Heritage-listed tropical rainforest canopy.

Cairns - Sydney

Day
11

Board your flight to Sydney, Australia’s largest city. Tonight, you may wish to enjoy dinner at a waterfront restaurant.

Sydney

Day
12

Sydney boasts one of the most beautiful harbours in the world, home to the instantly recognizable Sydney Harbour Bridge and the world-famous architectural wonder—the Sydney Opera House. This morning, your sightseeing tour will take you through the commercial and shopping heart of Sydney. End the day with a cruise along Sydney Harbour for uninterrupted views of the city skyline.

Sydney

Day
13

Enjoy a full day at leisure for your own discoveries. You may wish to wander the cobblestone streets of the Rocks district, explore vibrant Darling Harbour, or climb to the top of Sydney’s Harbour Bridge. Your Tour Director will have suggestions to help you make the most of this exciting city.

Sydney - Sydney to embark

Day
14

Your tour ends today.

Transfer to the cruise port to embark your cruise ship for your 13-night New Zealand cruise.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

At sea

Days
15 - 16

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Fiordland National Park

Day
17

At the heart of Fiordland National Park lies the stunning natural attraction, Milford Sound. Cruise to this spectacular fiord, bound by dense rainforest and steep cliffs that soar dramatically out from the water’s surface. If you’re lucky to experience this area in the rain, you will see the number of waterfalls multiply. Look out for wildlife as you survey the area.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Port Chambers (for Dunedin)

Day
18

Disembark the cruise ship at Port Chalmers and transfer to Dunedin. Known as the 'Edinburgh of the South' because of its strong Scottish connections, Dunedin has preserved many of its grand Victorian and turn-of-the-century buildings. Spend the day exploring the area. Perhaps pay a visit to the 1906 Flemish Renaissance railway station or New Zealand’s oldest university.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Akaroa

Day
19

Today you have the opportunity to explore Akaroa. Situated on the eastern shores of New Zealand's South Island, Akaroa is a popular tourist destination with a distinctly French flair. Akaroa harbour is home to a diverse range of marine life, including rare Hector's dolphins. Visitors are lured by the area's secluded beaches and quaint boutiques.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Wellington.

Day
20

Arrive in New Zealand's small but bustling capital city, Wellington. Nestled between rolling hills and a stunning harbour, Wellington has a vibrant and compact downtown area that's best explored on foot. Take a walk and people-watch on lively Courtenay Place, or perhaps you can pay a visit to the Museum of New Zealand to learn more about the country’s Māori heritage.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Napier

Day
21

Today you have the opportunity to explore Napier, one of New Zealand’s most attractive cities. After being destroyed by an earthquake in 1931, this coastal area was completely rebuilt in art-deco style. Get your bearings on a walk along Marine Parade, the attractive waterfront promenade lined with parks, gardens and memorials. The nearby i-SITE Visitor Centre is within easy reach if you want to explore other activities available in the area.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Tauranga

Day
22

Continue your journey to the coastal city of Tauranga, situated on New Zealand’s North Island. With its golden beaches and well-kept parks, Tauranga is a great place to enjoy outdoor activities. Sit and people-watch at a waterfront cafe, take a dip in the sea or take the opportunity to try your hand at a new water sport.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Auckland

Day
23

Situated between the mighty Pacific Ocean and the Tasman Sea, Auckland’s waterside location has earned it the nickname ‘The City of Sails'. Discover the city at your own pace today. You may want to explore the shops and restaurants along the harbour or visit one of the city’s beautifully-kept parks.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Bay of Islands

Day
24

Consisting of more than 140 subtropical islands, the stunning Bay of Islands enclave is located next to New Zealand's North Island. Visitors flock here for its untouched beaches, fishing trips and excellent water sports. Enjoy a full day to discover its natural wonders for yourself.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

At sea

Days
25 - 26

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sydney - UK

Day
27

After breakfast, disembark your ship.

Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Home landing in the UK

Day
28

Things to note

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.

Day 6: The School of Air and the Royal flying doctor service is subject to opening times.

A visa is required to travel on this tour. Please refer to www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice prior to departure for the latest requirements and how to apply. 

The cruise itinerary is subject to change.

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


  • Melbourne: Holiday Inn Flinders
  • Alice Springs: Chifley
  • Uluru: Outback Pioneer
  • Cairns: Park Regis City Quays
  • Sydney: Travelodge Wynyard

Majestic Princess

Sail aboard Majestic Princess=, the newest member of our fleet and enjoy the signature favourites you've always loved along with so many new exciting additions not found on any other Princess ship, including two new specialty restaurants with dinner menus crafted by two Michelin-star awarded chefs. Come aboard and find out what makes this ship so special!

These include a dramatic multi-story atrium serving as the social hub of the ship; the unique over-the-ocean SeaWalk - a glass-floor walkway extending 8 meters (28 feet) beyond the edge of the ship; special Chef’s Table Lumiere - a private dining experience that surrounds guests in a curtain of light, as well as new venues and features developed for Chinese travelers.

Among her highlights, the new Majestic Princess offers:

- An even larger and expanded atrium with additional entertainment and casual dining options.
- Their largest top deck pool ever with an enhanced Movies Under the Stars® screen and the new SeaWalk with views 128 feet straight down!
- Balconies on all outside staterooms.

Ship facts

  • Style: Luxury
  • Size: Large
  • Number of crew: 1350
  • Number of cabins: 1780
  • Number of wheelchair cabins: 36
  • Capacity: 3560 passengers
  • Main language on board: en-US
  • Currency on board: CNY
  • Number of decks: 19
  • Gross tonnage: 141000
  • Length (m): 330
  • Width (m): 66
  • Speed in knots: 22
  • Launch year: 2017

Amenities

  • Smoking
  • Adults only
  • Childrens facilities
  • Nursery

Cabins on this ship

Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of the expansive Suites. Your Suite stateroom includes a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits. Suites feature a separate seating area with a sofa bed, walk-in closet, full bathroom and deluxe amenities.

Full amenities include upgraded balcony furniture with room for four: two comfortable loungers, a table and two chairs, complimentary mini-bar set-up, CD/DVD player with access to a complimentary DVD library, and a walk-in closet with personal safe.

Deluxe Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed come with comfortable luxury pillow-top mattresses and 100% Egyptian cotton linens. Guests can enjoy upgraded bathroom amenities and hair dryer, Two 42" flat-panel satellite TVs, an evening bed turn-down service with chocolates on your pillow, a refrigerator, a writing desk and phone and even a hot tub in select suites.

Details

  • Stateroom: 440 to 682 square feet
  • Balcony: 83-338 square foot
  • Sleeps up to 4

The Premium Mini-Suite offers a spacious cabin with an extra-large balcony. The cabin features a separate seating area with a sofa and the bathroom offers a combination tub and shower, as well as a welcome glass of champagne as guests arrive.

The large balcony area comes with patio furniture and the luxurious bathroom is fully stocked with products.

The twin beds convert to a queen-size bed and come with 100% Egyptian cotton linens as standard.

Other amenities include Two flat-panel televisions, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, daily house keeping service and an evening bed turn-down with chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom: 229 Square Feet
  • Balcony: Square Feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

The luxurious Mini-Suite offers approximately 299 square feet of comfort and an additional, separate seating area with a sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. The spacious balcony is approximately 41 square feet and the bathroom offers a combination tub and shower. The large balcony area comes with patio furniture and the luxurious bathroom is fully stocked with products.

The twin beds convert to a queen-size bed and come with 100% Egyptian cotton linens as standard.

Other amenities include Two flat-panel televisions, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, daily house keeping service and an evening bed turn-down with chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom: 229 Square Feet
  • Balcony: Square Feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

Larger than the Standard Balcony staterooms, Premium Deluxe Balcony cabins include all the same features of the Balcony stateroom, plus an additional sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. The large balcony area comes with patio furniture and the luxurious bathroom is fully stocked with products.

The twin beds convert to a queen-size bed and come with 100% Egyptian cotton linens as standard.

Other amenities include Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, daily house keeping service and an evening bed turn-down with chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom: 233 Square Feet
  • Balcony: 41 Square Feet
  • Sleeps up to 3

Larger than the Standard Balcony staterooms, Premium Deluxe Balcony cabins include all the same features of the Balcony stateroom, plus an additional sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger (Some also have a pullman bed to accommodate a 4th passenger). The large balcony area comes with patio furniture and the luxurious bathroom is fully stocked with products.

The twin beds convert to a queen-size bed and come with 100% Egyptian cotton linens as standard.

Other amenities include Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, daily house keeping service and an evening bed turn-down with chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom: 233 Square Feet
  • Balcony: 41 Square Feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

The spacious Balcony stateroom is appointed with fine amenities and outstanding views from its private balcony, complete with patio furniture.

The twin beds convert to a queen-size bed and come with 100% Egyptian cotton linens as standard and the bathroom is fully stocked with products.

Other amenities include Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, daily house keeping service and an evening bed turn-down with chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom: 222 Square Feet
  • Balcony: 41 Square Feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

The Interior staterooms are richly appointed with fine amenities. Some also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.

Facilities include twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed and also come with 100% Egyptian cotton linens as standard. The bathroom is fully stocked with products also.

Other amenities include Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, daily house keeping service and an evening bed turn-down with chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom: 166-175 Square Feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

Life on board

Age Restrictions

The legal drinking age of 21 years is always observed on-board all ships and proof of age may be required. All on-board staff are trained to take their responsibility to not serve alcohol to under-age passengers seriously. The age restrictions are clearly posted in the bars.

Entry into the disco is limited to passengers 18 years and older. Be sure to check with the child and teen centres, however, for special disco events designed just for kids. Children under the age of 18 are welcome in the gymnasium, spa and jacuzzi; and also in the evening entertainment show lounges when accompanied by a parent or guardian.

In line with domestic age limits, as well as Princess' company policy, the casino is reserved for passengers 21 years and older. Additionally, only those passengers 21 years and older will be allowed to purchase or consume alcohol. For those whose age is questionable, picture identification may be requested.

Dietary Requirements

Princess Cruises are happy to meet your request for low-sodium, low-fat, low-sugar and vegetarian diets. Kosher meals and baby food are available upon advance written request. Any other special diet requests must be authorized in advance by the Princess corporate office.

You or your travel agent must advise Princess in writing of any special diet, allergies or medical needs. Requests must be received no later than 35 days prior to departure for cruises to Alaska, Canada/New England, Caribbean, Hawaii, Mexico, Panama Canal and Coastal Getaways. For all other cruises, requests must be received no later than 65 days prior to departure. Once onboard, please check with the Maitre D' to confirm your request.

Disabled Facilities

Wheelchair users will find access-friendly design across most of the Princess fleet, making it easy to enjoy each vessel's restaurants, theaters, spas, lounges and open deck space. Elevators have generous 36- to 42-inch doorways, and wheelchair seating is available in show lounges and other public spaces.

Guests with sight and hearing disabilities will find vessels equipped with such helpful features as Braille elevator call buttons, audible arrival sounds and infrared listening assistance systems in the Princess theatres. ADA "all in one" kits are available upon request -- featuring telephone amplifiers, visual smoke detectors, door knock sensors, text telephones (TDD) and other aids.

Princess ships also welcome service animals, and have hosted a variety of such special helpers, including seeing-eye dogs, hearing-assistance dogs, and even a "helping hands" monkey.

Dress Code

You should dress for a cruise with Princess the same way you would for any stylish land-based resort.

Casual sportswear, including shorts, lightweight pants and jogging suits, is the order of the day both at sea and ashore in hotter climates.

Princess recommend you bring a sweater, a jacket or an all-weather coat for cool evenings, and for shore excursions, depending on your destination. Due to unpredictable weather, don't forget a hat or visor and a collapsible umbrella. Please be sure to bring proper clothing for visits to religious sites. You'll also want low-heeled, rubber soled shoes for strolling on deck, as well as comfortable walking shoes or sandals to wear.

Princess makes it easy to know what to pack and what to wear when you’re dining on-board our spectacular ships. There are two designations for dress codes: Smart Casual and Formal.

Smart Casual:

Passenger attire should be in keeping with what they would wear to a nice restaurant at home; Skirts/dresses, slacks, and sweaters for ladies, trousers and open-neck shirts for men

Inappropriate dinner wear such as pool or beach attire, shorts, ball caps and casual jeans (with fraying and/or holes) are not permitted in the dining rooms. Shoes must be worn.

Formal:

When formal nights are held, please observe the dress code in the Traditional Dining and Anytime Dining venues for the enjoyment of all guests. Evening gowns and cocktail dresses are suggested for women; Tuxedos, dinner jackets or dark suits with a tie for men

Drinks Packages

All Inclusive Beverage Package:

Relax and enjoy the convenience of an all inclusive beverage package featuring any drink up to $10 including cocktails, wine, beer, sodas, lattes, cappuccinos, bottled water & more. All for just $49 per person per day.

Unlimited Soda Packages:

Guests wi'll never be without their favourite fountain sodas, from Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite and Barq's Root Beer, to nostalgic orange soda, soda water, tonic water and ginger ale. The Unlimited Soda & More Package allows guests as many fountain sodas, refreshing juices, fruity mocktails and creamy ice cream shakes as you can handle.

E-Cigarette & Smoking Policies

Clearly marked “Designated Smoking Areas” are available on-board and include a sufficient number of ashtrays that are emptied regularly. Generally, these areas include cigar lounges, a section of the nightclub and casino, as well as a portion of the open decks. As a safety precaution, passengers are reminded to properly dispose of cigarettes, cigars and pipe tobacco, which are never to be thrown overboard as this may be sucked back into the ship and cause fires.

The use of electronic cigarettes is allowed within the confines of the passenger's stateroom (balcony not included) and within designated smoking areas only.

Freshwater Pools & Hot Tubs

SOAK IN A WORLD OF RELAXATION

Take a dip in our sparkling freshwater pools and leave your everyday world behind. Unwind on a padded lounger and soak up the sun, catch up on reading, listen to music or dream of your next adventure on board or ashore. And what better way to relax and revitalize after a day exploring the world than a long soak in one of our whirling hot tubs. And don’t forget, there is always a server nearby to bring you a refreshing cocktail or favourite beverage.

Hollywood Pool Club

INSPIRED BY THE GLAMOUR OF HOLLYWOOD

This covered pool offers a Hollywood chic-style environment day and night, year-round, surrounded by comfortable loungers, modern sculptures and topiaries. By day, relax in the freshwater pool or soak in the steaming hot tubs — the glass dome keeps both the water and the environment comfortable despite outside weather. By night, the pool transforms into a luxurious nightclub, with a top-quality sound system and atmospheric lighting.

Princess Sports Central

GET IN THE GAME WITH A VARIETY OF ACTIVITIES

Whether you’re serving up some friendly competition with the family, missing your sports league back home or new to the game, Princess Sports Center brings people together with shared athletic and recreational interests. Center Court is great for basketball, tennis, volleyball and badminton. There’s also a miniature putting green and driving cage for golf enthusiasts, ping pong tables, bean bag toss and giant foosball.

The Greens

PRACTICE YOUR PUTT AND PLAY LIKE A CHAMPION

Imagine playing on The Greens while surrounded by a beautiful blue ocean. Whether you’re a dabbler or a devoted disciple of the game, our nine-hole miniature putting course will put your finer golfing skills to the test.

Bars & Lounges

THIRST QUENCHERS FOR EVERY TASTE

There’s a bar or lounge for just about every mood, each offering a wide array of colourful cocktails, cold brews, stellar wines and more. Tropical and refreshing or complex and ethereal, the spectacular creations prepared by Princess mixologists are celebrated by cocktail aficionados on cruises around the world. Explore a variety of refreshingly different tastes while watching a sunset or dancing to the latest tunes.

Fantastic Journey

TAKING MUSICAL SPECTACULAR TO A WHOLE NEW LEVEL

With high-tech, lavish musical numbers, Fantastic Journey is a mesmerizing theatrical show produced exclusively for Majestic Princess. Featuring an all-star cast with elaborate Hollywood costumes and state-of-the-art multimedia stage technology, the show combines the music of today’s superstars with dazzling special effects, high-flying aerialists, and the first use of drones in a show at sea. The only word for it is…Fantastic!

Featured Guest Entertainers

AT NIGHT, THE STARS SHINE BRIGHT ON OUR STAGES

Grab a seat, order a cocktail and be prepared to be entertained by our lineup of world class entertainers. From magic to comedy, singers to instrumentalists, jugglers to balancing acts and much, much more, we search the globe for top talent to be featured on our ships. So get ready to be amazed, entertained, mesmerised or just laugh the night away!

Fine Art Gallery

WELL-PRESENTED SPACE OFFERS INTRIGUING WORKS

If you have a strong passion for fine art then stroll into our appointed gallery. If you have a passion for collecting art, then be sure to attend one of our art auctions. Our exciting Champagne Art Auctions give you the chance to view and bid on a wide range of fine art, including pieces by famous artists like Thomas Kinkade, Peter Max, and Michael Godard. There is no charge to attend these lively events.

Internet Cafe & Library

KEEP IN TOUCH WHILE CRUISING AT SEA

Our Internet Café is filled with computers so it’s easy to access your mail account or browse the Internet for world news, sports and stock trading. Or bring your own electronic devices and access the Internet through our improved onboard wireless service. The Internet Café is open 24 hours a day. For those looking to absorb more traditional media, our onboard library is fully stocked with up to 2,000 books, many specifically tailored to your itinerary as well as the classics and best sellers.

Movies Under the Stars

A REEL TREAT DAY OR NIGHT

Throughout the day and night, our exclusive open-air poolside amphitheater is the go-to destination for feature films, thrilling concerts and exciting sporting events such as live football games. Cozy up under a fleece blanket in the comfortable lounger and feast on complimentary fresh-popped popcorn in the evening or delicious cookies and milk during the day, and enjoy that exciting car chase or mystery thriller on the giant screen.

Music & Dancing

DAZZLING ENTERTAINMENT EVERY DAY AND NIGHT

When it comes to music and dancing we’ve got everything that your musical palette may desire. Whether it’s tapping your toes to cover bands, singing along in the piano bar, relaxing to classical strings or dancing the night away in the nightclub, you’ll be satisfied!

Photo & Video Gallery

TAKE HOME A UNIQUE PHOTO OR VIDEO KEEPSAKE

Our staff of digital photographers and videographers helps capture the highlights of your cruise including onboard events, ports and scenery for lasting memories of your trip. Our studio locations are set up in the Atrium each evening and all formal and casual portraits are on display in the gallery the following day. Please ask our staff about portrait packages, reprints and canvas reproductions of your favorite photos!

Princess Live!

LIGHTS, SOUND, ACTION!

Ever want to be part of a live television studio audience? Here’s your chance to be part of the fun or go behind-the-scenes of our onboard television shows*. Princess Live! provides non-stop entertainment throughout the day and each evening with interactive culinary shows, live concerts, and late night comedy and game shows. You can also see what it takes to put on a working television show, which airs in your stateroom.

Princess Theatre

BROADWAY-STYLE PRODUCTIONS AT SEA

With dazzling stage sets, artists from around the globe, modern hits and timeless classics, the Princess Theater, our largest theater yet, showcases lavish, original productions with dynamic cast members in sumptuous surroundings. In this ultramodern theater, relax in a plush seat with unobstructed sight lines as the velvet curtain goes up, a state-of-the-art lighting system illuminates the stage, and it’s on with the show!

Princess Watercolour Fantasy Show

A SPECTACLE OF WATER DANCES TO MUSIC

Invite everyone in the family to behold the sight of water as it comes to life during this dazzling outdoor extravaganza. Everyone will ooh and aah as the night sky lights up with a mesmerizing spectacle of water dancing to the sounds of music. While brightly coloured lights illuminate the water, you’ll see a captivating show of waltzes, pirouettes and fountains shooting water up to 33 feet high all choreographed to music.

Sing on the Sea Karaoke

CHANNEL YOUR INNER ROCK STAR

Sing on the Sea Karaoke boasts six private karaoke suites, each with its own unique colour palette and themed décor. Browse a large selection of the latest, most popular songs in China, the United States and Europe. Each private suite accommodates up to 6 people, with comfortable couches, top-quality audio and video systems, and food and beverage service.* A great place for friends and family to gather for a memorable night!

The Seawalk

UNPARALLELED VIEWS OF THE SEA

A dramatic over-the-ocean glass walkway, the SeaWalk® is the first of its kind at sea. At 60 feet long, cantilevered 128 feet above the waves and extending 28 feet beyond the edge of the ship, it affords thrilling vistas of the ever-changing seascape. Just as the Captain can look through glass panels in the floor of the bridge, passengers can now share in that breathtaking experience. Across the ship, the SeaView Bar goes one step further with a glass paneled floor and drinks prepared during exciting shows with flair.

The Shops of Princess

TAX AND DUTY-FREE SHOPPING

It's no surprise The Shops of Princess are awarded "Best Onboard Shopping" from Porthole magazine year after year. You'll find designer brand shops from Cartier, BVLGARI and Chopard, as well as luxury watches from OMEGA, Blancpain and Gucci. Plus, look forward to a range of fine merchandise from brands like Swarovski, Chanel, Estée Lauder, Clinique, Lancôme and Calvin Klein, in addition to local crafts and keepsakes. And everyday tax– and duty–free savings can add up to as much as 30% off suggested U.S. retail prices.

Vegas Style Casino

FOR NOVICES, CASUAL PLAYERS, OR HIGH ROLLERS

From gaming lessons to the latest slot machines to prize tournaments, our Casinos offer fun and excitement on the high seas! Up the ante with our posh table games that play by Vegas rules, including blackjack, three–card poker and midi–baccarat or take a few spins at the roulette wheel. For our high rollers, we offer an extensive VIP gaming space with restricted access.

Vista Gaming Lounge

ENJOY AN ENDLESS VARIETY OF ACTIVITIES

Seating over 300 people, the Vista Gaming Lounge at the aft of the ship offers ample comfortable seating for quality time with family and friends over tea, plus 16 mahjong tables (some tables featuring advanced technology with 4-way tile distribution and automatic tile shuffling and organization)! Here, you’ll also enjoy comedians, illusionists, and musicians performing on the large stage, as well as instructor-led classes and line dances.

Alfredo's Pizzeria

HAND-TOSSED PIZZA, HOT OUT OF THE OVEN

Named for our Master Chef, Alfredo Marzi and voted "Best Pizza at Sea" by USA TODAY, this charming sit-down venue offers an enticing menu of freshly prepared individual-size pizzas along with beer and wines by the glass. The open kitchen design allows you to watch as the chefs create pizza by hand and serve them straight out of the oven.

Anytime Dining

FRESH AND FLEXIBLE, DINE ANY TIME

Just like a restaurant at home, Anytime Dining enables guests the freedom to dine when and with whom they wish, at any time between 5:30 PM and 10 PM. Reservations are available through an onboard dining hotline, but not required, and diners may choose to eat only with their own group, or be seated with other guests. The choice is yours.

Chef's Table Lumiere

A DAZZLING DINING ADVENTURE

An extraordinary treat for both gastronomes and gourmet novices, the Chef’s Table Lumiere is a perfect culinary journey for any special occasion. Join a select group of guests for a behind-the-scenes galley tour with champagne and hors d’oeuvres, followed by an extravagant multi-course dinner created and hosted by the ship’s executive chef. Perfect for celebrating an anniversary or milestone, or just making your cruise vacation even more amazing.

Chopsticks Noodle Bar

OODLES OF NOODLES AND MORE

Freshly prepared noodle soups and classic wok-fried noodle dishes make for the perfect light repast with an Asian twist. Enjoy favourites such as Sichuan Dan-Dan Noodles and Wonton Noodle Soup in a casual setting on deck, plus special menu items rotated daily.

Crown Grill

TIMELESS STEAKHOUSE TRADITIONS

With a rich wood décor and a theater-style kitchen, it’s no wonder Crown Grill was named among the “Best Cruise Ship Steakhouses” by USA TODAY. Featuring premium aged beef and fresh seafood items, this specialty restaurant offers an intimate dining experience in a classically elegant setting and an open kitchen where chefs prepare and cook to order top-quality cuts of beef, chops and seafood.

Gong Cha

INTERNATIONAL SIPPING SENSATIONS

Tea for two and so much more! With more than 1,500 stores worldwide, Gong Cha—one of the most celebrated bubble tea brands—has opened its only store at sea. From authentic boba teas to sweet iced beverages topped with our special milk foam—there are 15 different drinks to choose from, but our favourite is the Majestic Trio, designed exclusively to be enjoyed on board Majestic Princess. It's Tea-riffic!

Harmony

CANTONESE CLASSICS FROM CHEF RICHARD CHEN

A specialty restaurant created in partnership with the former chef of Wing Lei – the first Chinese restaurant in North America awarded a Michelin star – Harmony, features Chef Richard Chen’s interpretation of classic Cantonese dishes. Chef Chen’s innovative plates demonstrate impeccable technique with a masterful balance of ingredients and flavors.

International Cafe

SIP AND SNACK AROUND THE CLOCK

Open 24-hours a day, the International Café located in the Piazza is the place for an ever-changing array of small bite meals, treats and gourmet beverages. Grab a freshly baked croissant to start your day, snack on pies and quiche or choose from a wide variety of salads and sandwiches at lunchtime, and indulge in decadent desserts in the evening. Coffee and tea fans will love the New Grounds Crafted Coffee menu featuring a variety of specialty espresso-based drinks made from a custom blend of coffee beans, as well as iced tea fusions.

La Mer

FRENCH BISTRO-STYLE FARE WITH A MODERN TWIST

Head to the lively atrium to savor casual French bistro-style dining with a modern twist at La Mer, created with Chef Emmanuel Renaut, who holds the prestigious title of “Meilleur Ouvrier de France” (Best Craftsmen of France) and Chef of the Year by Le Chef, and whose Flocons de Sel restaurant has received three Michelin stars. Chef Renaut has created a tantalizing menu, showcasing authentic French dishes crafted with the Chef’s signature flair.

Lobster & Dim Sum Bar

ON DECK DINING WITH BIG FLAVORS

This relaxed al fresco eatery on deck is the place to indulge in Grilled Lobster, Kung Pao Lobster or Salt & Pepper Lobster, all served with hearty sides. For an additional treat or an afternoon snack, you can also choose from three different varieties of delectable Dim Sum.

Ocean Terrace Juice Bar

REVITALIZING REFRESHMENT

Fruity and fabulous, the Ocean Terrace Juice Bar offers fresh-squeezed, hand-crafted, raw fruit and vegetable juices and artfully blended smoothies, for clean, natural and nutrient-rich creations that support a healthy lifestyle. Sip your creative concoction or munch succulent fruit skewers while taking in the soaring views over the atrium—the perfect pick-me-up any time of the day.

Traditional Dining

INDULGE IN THE CLASSIC CRUISE EXPERIENCE

Harkening back to the Golden Era of sea travel, our Traditional Dining option allows you to dine at the same time each day and enjoy the same tablemates and waitstaff throughout your voyage. Choose from either early or late seating.

Ultimate Balcony Dining

A PRIVATE DINING ROOM WITH A VIEW

Choose a luxurious breakfast or experience the “ultimate” romantic dinner at sea: a sumptuous multi-course meal, including succulent lobster tail and juicy steak, your beverage of choice, hors d’oeuvres, all served right on the privacy of your own balcony by our dedicated waitstaff. Treat yourself to this unparalleled indulgence and savour food, views and memories that will never be forgotten.

World Fresh Marketplace

TASTE THE WORLD ONE STATION AT A TIME

The World Fresh Marketplace boasts food stations from around the world that offer endless variety, regional favourites and customizable options for every palate. The new “East Meets West” street food specialty counter features comfort foods like French crepes, Asian noodles, German grilled sausages and Japanese satays to name just a few! The Bakery serves made-from-scratch Western, European and Asian breads and pastries.

Yao Family Wines

EAST MEETS WEST IN A SHANGHAI NATIVE'S CALIFORNIA WINERY

Princess Cruises is proud to pour Yao Family Wines, an ultra-premium label from Napa Valley, California. Exclusive to Majestic Princess, these vintages are brought to us by NBA hall of fame Yao Ming. With their distinctive elegance, robustly deep fruit, and artisan winemaking techniques, Yao Family Wines are richly deserving of their critical acclaim. Raise a glass and savor the five varietals artfully paired with special dishes in the Yao Family Wines Winemakers Dinner.

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