Duration
16 Nights
Fitness
Relaxed
Travel
15 Feb 2021
Destination
Australia & Indonesia
Explore Australia’s top attractions, enjoy a day of discovery in Sydney, Newcastle, Airlie Beach, Cairns or Darwin, and glide through to the unforgettable Indonesian island of Bali. Book back-to-back to circumnavigate Australia and New Zealand with 18 Night Travel Australia & New Zealand on Serenade of the Seas.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Bask in ocean views onboard the spacious Serenade of the Seas, with panoramic windows and exclusive adults-only solarium
  • Immerse in the culturally rich island of Bali
  • All meals and onboard entertainment included

HOLIDAY INCLUDES
Book back-to-back to circumnavigate Australia and New Zealand with 18 Night Travel Australia & New Zealand on Serenade of the Seas
16 Night Cruise on Serenade of the Seas
All meals in the main dining room, pizza parlour, casual dining and buffet-style restaurants
All port and government charges
Complimentary room service is provided 24 hours a day
Entertainment: youth and teen programs, fitness centre, onboard activities and spa facilities
Iced water, tea, coffee and lemonade are available on board

SAIL DATE
  • Departs 15 Feb 2021

ITINERARY 
  • Day 1: Mon 15 Feb 2021 – Sydney, Australia
  • Day 2: Tue 16 Feb – Newcastle, Australia
  • Day 3: Wed 17 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 4: Thu 18 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 5: Fri 19 Feb – Airlie Beach, Australia
  • Day 6: Sat 20 Feb – Cairns, Yorkey’s Knob, Australia
  • Day 7: Sun 21 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 8: Mon 22 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 9: Tue 23 Feb – Darwin, Australia
  • Day 10: Wed 24 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 11: Thu 25 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 12: Fri 26 Feb – Bali, Indonesia
  • Day 13: Sat 27 Feb – At Sea
  • Day 14: Sun 28 Feb – Port Hedland, Australia
  • Day 15: Sun 01 Mar – At Sea
  • Day 16: Sun 02 Mar – Geraldton, Australia
  • Day 17: Sun 03 Mar – Perth (Fremantle), Australia
For full itinerary information CLICK HERE
WHY BOOK WITH MY DISCOVERIES?
At MyDiscoveries we want to help you make ‘one day’, today. Whether you’re into cruising or glamping, or if you’d prefer to holiday at home or abroad, we’re driven to make your holiday dreams come true. With over 20 years of travel experience, you can be sure we can create the right holiday for you. Can’t find what you’re looking for on our site? Call us on 1300 404 606 and one of our travel consultants can create an incredible package for you.
The MyDiscoveries 30 Day Booking Guarantee means that if you can’t get the travel dates you want within 30 days of buying the voucher, we’ll give you your money back
Pay over 5 x monthly, interest-free instalments. Credit card holders can spread their payments over 5 months on all MyDiscoveries holidays

FINE PRINT 
  • Valid for travel: 15 Feb 2021
  • Subject to availability at time of booking for new bookings only
  • Advertised prices are based on a twin and single package staying in an Inside cabin
  • All prices are subject to change at any time without notice
  • Valid for sales unless sold out prior
  • If you need to cancel your trip after travel has been confirmed, the travel operator may impose cancellation fees.  In addition, MyDiscoveries will charge a $100 per person cancellation fee. We recommend taking out travel insurance as soon as you have booked your travel dates so you have protection against emergency cancellations that might be needed.
  • Travel insurance not included, customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover.
  • Once your MyDiscoveries Voucher has been purchased you will be contacted by the MyDiscoveries Reservations team who will work with the tour operator to get you booked onto your preferred travel dates.
  • When booking in your travel dates, make sure you have your travel voucher number, traveller names and details of any special requirements (e.g. vegetarian etc)
  • The MyDiscoveries team will send an email to you confirming all of your booking information.
  • Excludes: Items of a personal nature, travel insurance, flights, shore excursions, speciality restaurants, beverages.

VISA Visas for Australians travelling overseas A visa is a form of permission for a non-citizen to enter, transit or remain in a particular country. We do not issue visas for overseas travel and cannot provide definitive information on visas. Only the countries you plan to visit can provide up-to-date information about their visa requirements. For all countries, contact the nearest embassy or consulate of the country you intend to visit well in advance of travel. Not all countries have representation in Australia. For a list of all countries visa requirements Click Here
TO BOOK YOUR HOLIDAY, BUY ONLINE AT WWW.MYDISCOVERIES.COM.AU or CALL 1300 404 606
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Mon 15 Feb 2021 - Sydney, Australia

Departs 18:30 Welcome aboard Serenade of the Seas What’s not to love about Sydney? Home to some of the friendliest people, countless museums, galleries, world-class restaurants and of course, the sprawling Outback, Sydney is a true adventure wonderland that no one can resist.
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Tue 16 Feb - Newcastle, Australia

Arrives 08:00 – Departs 17:00 Newcastle is a quirky mix of maritime heritage, historic architecture and surf culture, plus an arts community and expanding culinary scene. It is also a gateway to the wineries of the Hunter Valley and deep blue bays of Port Stephens.
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Wed 17 Feb - At Sea

Whether you seek an adrenaline rush or total tranquillity, our ships have it all. Try rock climbing, mini golf and basketball on our sports court. Melt away land-based stress with a spa massage, build a scrapbook of memories or simply relax by the side of the pool.
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Thu 18 Feb - At Sea

Onboard, dining is about more than just food. Think ambience, variety and the flexibility to decide when and what you savour.
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Fri 19 Feb - Airlie Beach, Australia

Arrives 07:00 – Departs 16:00 This laidback town on the Coral Sea is the perfect base for exploring the spectacular archipelago of the Whitsunday Islands and the aquatic wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. Village life revolves around nature, the beach and sea.
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Sat 20 Feb - Cairns, Yorkey's Knob, Australia

Arrives 08:00 – Departs 18:00 Whether you’re looking to windsurf or sail. Swim, snorkel or scuba dive the Great Barrier Reef. Find a palm-fringed beach to read and relax. Visit the World Heritage Rainforest. Or spend the day exploring Carins. You’ll find it here.
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Sun 21 Feb - At Sea

When our ships hit the high seas, the excitement of Casino Royale® kicks off. Try your hand at our card tables, spin to win at roulette and hit it big time with the pull of a poker machine.
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Mon 22 Feb - At Sea

World-class performers from across the globe come together on our ships to WOW you from morning to night. Catch Broadway musicals, the DreamWorks Experience, ice-skating spectaculars – plus thrilling casino action, live comedy and music, bars, clubs and much more.
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Tue 23 Feb - Darwin, Australia

Arrives 09:00 – Departs 19:00 Darwin is a fastest-growing city with a melting-pot culture, modern look and laid-back air. The urban action is centred around the revitalised waterfront, while the Northern Territory’s untamed landscapes and wildlife are close by.
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Wed 24 Feb - At Sea

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Thu 25 Feb - At Sea

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Fri 26 Feb - Bali, Indonesia

Arrives 07:00 – Departs 18:00 This ‘island of the gods’ is a tropical paradise with a unique culture. Discover Bali’s rich artistic, architectural and religious heritage or enjoy its spectacular scenery, from palm-fringed beaches to rivers in the rainforest.
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Sat 27 Feb - At Sea

From Internet service to dry cleaning to accessibility features, our ships are equipped with helpful amenities to enhance your holiday. And it’s all delivered with friendly, engaging Gold Anchor Service®.
14

Sun 28 Feb - Port Hedland, Australia

Arrives 09:00 – Departs 15:00 Port Hedland sits at the heart of a region rich in indigenous, culture and history. This area sits on the path of the warlu, or Dreamtime sea serpent, who legend holds emerged from the sapphire sea to travel into the red heart of the Outback.
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Sun 01 Mar - At Sea

Whether you seek an adrenaline rush or total tranquillity, our ships have it all. Try rock climbing, mini golf and basketball on our sports court. Melt away land-based stress with a spa massage, build a scrapbook of memories or simply relax by the side of the pool.
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Sun 02 Mar - Geraldton, Australia

Arrives 08:00 – Departs 18:00 Gorgeous windswept beaches, leaning trees, wildflowers and a friendly atmosphere define this sunny resort town. It is a prime destination for water sports, and boating, sailing and fishing are part of Geraldton’s maritime heritage.
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Sun 03 Mar - Perth (Fremantle), Australia

Arrives 06:30 Historic, atmospheric Fremantle is the ocean gateway for Perth. Known for a laid-back lifestyle, great beaches and fine weather, the fast-growing state capital also delivers culture, restaurants and other big-city attractions.
Explore Serenade of the Seas, a dreamlike ship that’s sleek and sunlit, with panoramic vistas and wide-open spaces at every turn. Enjoy an amazing view with the ship’s floor-to-ceiling glass windows, relax by the tranquil adults-only Solarium pool* or try your luck at the Casino Royale.
Cabin categories
Inside Cabin After an action-packed schedule of meetings, activities, and exploring the world, you need to relax. At the end of a busy day, retreat to your Interior stateroom and unwind in comfort! These well-appointed staterooms offer everything you need for a comfortable voyage. Aboard our Voyager-class ships, opt for a Promenade stateroom, offering all the features of a standard room plus a bowed window overlooking the Promenade.
Upgrade to an Oceanview Cabin
As your Royal Caribbean cruise sails to some of the world’s most stunning destinations, you don’t want to miss a single moment. In an Ocean View stateroom, you’ll be treated to a beautiful new view every day! Spend the day exploring the world, then retreat to your comfortable, well-appointed stateroom and don’t miss a thing.
Upgrade to a Balcony Cabin
Imagine waking up every morning, opening your balcony door, and being greeted with views of a brand-new and breathtaking part of the world. Reserve a Royal Caribbean Balcony stateroom to enjoy spectacular vistas each and every day from the comfort and privacy of your own room. We believe the best way to explore the world is by sea – and a Balcony stateroom is the perfect way to get a little bit closer to everything!
Onboard experience: Climb to new heights, taste the world, delight in unparalleled views on Serenade of the Seas. Memorable experiences, impressive dining, and room for your entire group await.
  • 12 dining options
  • Multiple Bars and Lounges
  • 3 pools, 3 whirlpools
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Mini-golf course
  • Basketball court
  • Full service Vitality at Sea Spa and state-of-the-art Fitness Center
What is included in The Deal? Please refer to the ‘Includes’ section in The Deal for details of what’s included. If you are unclear, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 1300 404 606 for more information.
Are there any health precautions or vaccinations that I need? We recommend you see your doctor at least six weeks prior to travel to get their advice and to allow time for any necessary vaccinations.
Can I arrange my flights with MyDiscoveries? MyDiscoveries is a full-service travel agency and we can arrange flights to any destination. Call us on 1300 404 606 to get a personalised quote.
Do I need travel insurance? We always recommend that you purchase travel insurance as soon as your travel dates are confirmed. MyDiscoveries can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote for you – call us on 1300 404 606
How many people in a cabin? At MyDiscoveries we can book a cabin that is right for you. For Solo, Triple and Quad cabins call us on 1300 404 606 
Can MyDiscoveries organise my travel insurance? We always recommend that you purchase travel insurance as soon as your travel dates are confirmed. MyDiscoveries can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote at competitive rates for you – call us on 1300 404 606
What is the cancellation procedure? / Can I cancel or make changes to my booking? If for any reason you need to cancel your booking, contact the MyDiscoveries Reservations team on 1300 404 606. Once we have received your verbal request for cancellation we will ask you to confirm the request in writing (email or post is fine) so that we can accurately start processing the cancellation. Make sure you include your travel voucher number and traveller names when requesting and confirming the cancellation. Please be aware that the travel operator may impose cancellation fees. In addition, MyDiscoveries will charge a AUD $100 per person cancellation fee for cancellations outside our 30 Day Booking Guarantee period.
How do I book shore excursions? This depends on the cruise line. Bookings for shore excursions can only be made once your cruise has been paid in full and the cruise line has opened up the booking capability in their system (typically this is around 6 months before departure).
Can I take alcohol on my cruise? This depends on the cruise line, however, the in most instances the answer is no.
What will I pay for on board? This depends on the cruise line and the type of fare you have purchased. To find out the specifics for the cruise you are interested in please contact us on 1300 404 606.
I haven’t received my MyDiscoveries voucher yet. What do I do? If you have not received your voucher contact MyDiscoveries on 1300 404 606 and we will resend your voucher by email or post.
How fit do I need to be? We have graded all MyDiscoveries products with a fitness level. Relaxed, Moderate & Active. For more information on the My Discoveries Fitness Levels CLICK HERE
How do I take advantage of the 5 monthly payments plan? At time of booking online, you should be able to select our 5 monthly instalment plan as a payment option. If booking over the phone, please mention you wish to pay in 5 monthly payments and our team will ensure this is set up. This is a free of charge service that allows you to pay off your holiday in 5 equal payments. How does it work? Pay only 1/5th of the total of your Holiday at time of booking. Your remaining 4 payments will be taken automatically from the same credit card on the same day of the next 4 months. Easy!
Where can I find the full terms and conditions for MyDiscoveries? Specific terms and conditions for each holiday can be found in the Fine Print section of every holiday. Full terms and condition for My Discoveries can be found HERE
What type of clothes should I bring? This depends on the cruise line and the destination. Our cruise specialists will be happy to answer questions over the phone or you can search ‘packing’ and ‘cruise’ on the MyDiscoveries website where we have written stories and checklists to help answer this exact question.
When will I receive my documentation? This depends on when you are travelling and when you booked your cruise. If you haven’t received your documentation 30 days before departure please contact us on 1300 404 606 and we can investigate further for you.