Cruise the Great Barrier Reef in style on Australia’s highest rated cruise ship. On board the Celebrity Solstice, you will discover an abundance of things to keep you occupied on sea days. Visit the Solstice Theatre and Sky Observation Lounge, both of which offer excellent live entertainment.
29-Oct Sydney, Aus: Departs 6:30 PM
Considered one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the Southern Hemisphere, Sydney offers just about anything—from beaches and wineries to stunning landmarks and world-class shopping. Tour architectural marvels like the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbor Bridge, view life below the surface from Sydney Aquarium’s underwater walkways, or take it all in from above on a tour of the Sydney Tower.
30-Oct Newcastle, Aus: Docked 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Settled in 1801 as a colony for convicts sentenced to dig for coal, the area’s celebration of the surfing lifestyle and a no worries attitude make it one of the most laid-back places in the developed world. A diversity of natural attractions offers many opportunities for exploration. You can also sip cocktails at a harborside restaurant, take in some live music at a local pub, follow a bushwalk trail at Blackbutt Reserve to see koalas, kangaroos, wombats and native birds.
31-Oct At Sea
01-Nov At Sea
02-Nov Airlie Beach, Qld, Aus: Tendered 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
One of the best departure points for excursions to the Great Barrier Reef, Airlie Beach is extremely popular with backpackers, yachtsmen and other lovers of the tropical lifestyle. Sailing among the calm, protected waters of the Whitsunday Islands is a must-do on the wish lists of many travellers. Charming shops, exhilarating skydives over the shoreline, and everything in between is going to make this a memorable visit.
03-Nov Cairns (yorkey's Knob), Aus: Tendered 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cairns is located in tropical North Queensland. To the north, west, and south, it is surrounded by lush, tropical rainforest. And to the east lies the Coral Sea and the Great Barrier Reef. Apart from being the gateway to magnificent natural attractions, this waterfront city offers an abundance of possibilities, including the opportunity to safely spot crocs.
04-Nov Willis Island(cruising), Aus: Cruising 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The only humans that make their home on this tiny island—just 1,600 feet long and 490 feet wide—are meteorologists manning a weather monitoring station. From the ship’s deck you'll see thousands of seabirds such as Boobies, wedge-tailed shearwaters and sooty terns. Other highlights include a nearby coral reef and turtle nesting ground.
05-Nov At Sea
06-Nov Brisbane, Aus: Docked 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
In the heart of Queensland, Brisbane's cultural sophistication belies its proximity to the Australian wilderness. No matter what your outdoor pleasure, Brisbane offers a diversity of possibilities. Cuddle with koalas at Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo, take a trip out to Moreton Bay to feed wild dolphins, or trek to the top of Mt. Kcoot-tha Lookout to take it all in.
07-Nov At Sea
08-Nov Sydney, Aus: Arrived 6:30 AM
Celebrity Solstice offers a multitude of on-board activities and features. There's the half-acre Lawn Club with real grass, the fascinating Hot Glass Show developed with The Corning Museum of Glass, chic dining venues offering trendsetting cuisine, and extraordinary programming including wildly entertaining theatrical productions. This stunning ship also offers spacious staterooms and bathrooms, and choices of accommodations, including Celebrity's life-renewing, spa-inspired Aqua Class staterooms.
Your Inside Stateroom includes:
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