Cruises to Melbourne

Cruises to Melbourne

One of Australia’s most popular cities, cruises to Melbourne offer the amazing experience of sailing through the majestic Bass Straight and passing through beautiful Port Phillip Bay. Arriving in Port Melbourne, cruises to Melbourne offer the perfect chance to explore the city’s famous laneways, café culture, fantastic shopping and arts and live music scene. Considered the cultural capital of Australia, Melbourne is a city full of surprises. Travel via historic tram and explore colonial architecture right next to modern abstract design. Getting lost is the best way to discover Melbourne so don’t be afraid to take a wrong turn down the chic laneways and find lush gardens, secret shows, incredible art and vibrant multicultural neighbourhoods.

Cruises to Melbourne

South Pacific, Australia & New Zealand Collector
42 Nights on ms Noordam Departing Vancouver: 24th Sep 2017
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South Pacific & Australia Circumnavigation
55 Nights on ms Maasdam Departing San Diego: 27th Sep 2017
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South Pacific, Australia & New Zealand Collector
38 Nights on ms Noordam Departing San Francisco: 28th Sep 2017
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Round Australia
29 Nights on Sun Princess Departing Brisbane: 5th Oct 2017
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Short Cruises to Melbourne

Classic
2 Nights on Pacific Jewel Departing Sydney: 14th Nov 2017
$288.50
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Food & Wine
3 Nights on Pacific Jewel Departing Melbourne: 25th Nov 2017
$426.00
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Australia Coastal
3 Nights on Golden Princess Departing Sydney: 28th Nov 2017
$304.00
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3 Night Cruise
3 Nights on Pacific Jewel Departing Melbourne: 9th Dec 2017
$398.00
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Cruises to Melbourne from Sydney

Southern Australia Explorer From Sydney
11 Nights on Sun Princess Departing Sydney: 8th Oct 2017
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Roundtrip Australia
28 Nights on Sun Princess Departing Sydney: 8th Oct 2017
$5,049.00
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Australian Explorer
27 Nights on ms Maasdam Departing Sydney: 21st Oct 2017
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Australian Circumnavigation
32 Nights on ms Maasdam Departing Sydney: 21st Oct 2017
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Attractions

Melbourne & The Yarra River

Melbourne’s attractions are as diverse as the city itself and you can soak up the bohemian atmosphere in any number of ways. Shop til you drop, take a step back in time or relax in stunning natural surrounds. Learn about the city’s maritime history at the Polly Woodside Museum or stroll along the banks of the Yarra River, enjoying the variety of dining and entertainment options that line this lifeblood of the city.

Sporting fans can’t miss a visit to the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) while nature lovers will enjoy a stroll through the lush greenery and historical attractions of the Royal Botanic Gardens. Nearby, the Melbourne Zoo offers a wildlife wonderland with more than 350 species of animals just minutes from the CBD.

Foodies can’t miss the 100-year-old Queen Victoria Markets in the heart of the city along with the famous ‘eat street’ of Lygon Street offering an almost endless array of cuisines, cafes and restaurants to choose from. Chinatown is another popular attraction bustling with Chinese lanterns, vibrant architecture, the Chinese Museum, a huge range of shopping and dining options and artisan delicacies.

If you have the time to venture a little further outside the confines of the city, there are some wonderful attractions to discover. Just outside Melbourne you’ll find the historic steam railway of Puffing Billy where you can experience a train trip like they did in the good old days. Along the Mornington Peninsula and charming countryside of the Yarra Valley you’ll also discover a wonderful range of wineries and vineyards ideal for a day spent grazing on fine food and tasting a variety of wines direct from the cellar door.

Arrivals & Departures

Cruise Terminal Station Pier

Waterfront Place (Port Melbourne)

Distance from City: 15kms (20mins)
Distance from Airport: 17km (30mins)
Taxi Fare Estimate: $15 - $20 one way, cruise terminal to city