Stay Local in Melbourne

Stay Local in Melbourne

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2-night in-depth embark/debark port exploration.

Stay Local in Melbourne

Location
Australia
Dates
October 2020
Duration#Number of nights offered for the pre cruise or post cruise program.
2-Night Pre-Cruise | 2-Night Post-Cruise

Prices starting from

$2,041 AUD/Per Person

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Melbourne enjoys an artsy, bohemian vibe that translates directly to the city’s foodie culture, as you’ll discover on this gastronomic tour. Taste your way through the city on an exploration that reveals its melting pot of flavors and provides insight into how Melbourne became an international culinary sensation. Come sundown, travel to Phillip Island for an enchanting ritual. Watch as tiny Fairy Penguins make their nightly waddle from the sea to their nests. It’s quite the parade and an experience you won’t find anywhere else but in Melbourne.

Highlights

Foodie Tour: Explore Melbourne alongside a local guide on a culinary exploration that invites you to sample the city’s international flavors.

Penguins of Phillip Island: Witness the celebrated ‘Parade of Penguins’ on Phillip Island, a nightly ritual where these tiny waddlers make their way from the sea to their burrows in the sand.

Port Campbell National Park: Witness the 12 Apostles, a collection of awe-inspiring rock formation rising from the surf.

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne: Explore this 94-acre botanical wonderland founded in the mid 1800s.

National Gallery of Victoria: Tour the galleries of the oldest art gallery in Australia, featuring the works of local artists, as well as international greats including Claude Monet and Anthony van Dyke.

The Block Arcade: Explore the boutiques, galleries and foodie shops within this historic arcade boasting skylights, cast-iron details, mosaic floors and stunning stained glass

Highlights

  • Foodie Tour: Explore Melbourne alongside a local guide on a culinary exploration that invites you to sample the city’s international flavors.

  • Penguins of Phillip Island: Witness the celebrated ‘Parade of Penguins’ on Phillip Island, a nightly ritual where these tiny waddlers make their way from the sea to their burrows in the sand.

  • Port Campbell National Park: Witness the 12 Apostles, a collection of awe-inspiring rock formation rising from the surf.

  • Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne: Explore this 94-acre botanical wonderland founded in the mid 1800s.

  • National Gallery of Victoria: Tour the galleries of the oldest art gallery in Australia, featuring the works of local artists, as well as international greats including Claude Monet and Anthony van Dyke.

  • The Block Arcade: Explore the boutiques, galleries and foodie shops within this historic arcade boasting skylights, cast-iron details, mosaic floors and stunning stained glass

Land Program Itineraries

  • Pre-Voyage Itinerary
  • Post-Voyage Itinerary
Pre-Voyage Itinerary #Download Itinerary PDF
  • Day 1
    Explore Melbourne
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    Arrive in Melbourne and meet your local guide at the airport. Check into your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Set out to discover the city’s artful nature on a stroll through bohemian streets and eclectic neighborhoods. Head down to the coast for a walk along the rolling surf or pop into a lively pub to mix and mingle with the locals. Regroup for dinner at the hotel—a great chance to get to know your fellow travelers a little better.

  • Day 2
    Ultimate Foodie Tour
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    This morning, venture out to discover the flavors of Melbourne on the Ultimate Foodie Tour. Follow a local guide through the city on a culinary quest that brings you tastings from some of the city’s favorite local haunts. Marvel at the diverse range of flavors, from Asian Fusion to authentic Spanish to contemporary Aussie fare. Afterwards, head back to the hotel for a little downtime before regrouping in the evening for a captivating Melbourne ritual. Visit Phillip Island to witness the nightly parade of Fairy Penguins as they shuffle from the ocean back to their sandy burrows. Dinner on the island tops off this unforgettable day.

  • Day 3
    Azamara® Voyage Begins
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    Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before heading to the port to begin your Azamara voyage, a journey that’s sure to be full of more great discoveries.

Post-Voyage Itinerary #Download Itinerary PDF
  • Day 1
    Explore Melbourne
    Read More +

    Arrive in Melbourne and meet your local guide at the pier. Check into your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Set out to discover the city’s artful nature on a stroll through bohemian streets and eclectic neighborhoods. Head down to the coast for a walk along the rolling surf or pop into a lively pub to mix and mingle with the locals. Regroup for dinner at the hotel—a great chance to get to know your fellow travelers a little better.

  • Day 2
    Ultimate Foodie Tour
    Read More +

    This morning, venture out to discover the flavors of Melbourne on the Ultimate Foodie Tour. Follow a local guide through the city on a culinary quest that brings you tastings from some of the city’s favorite local haunts. Marvel at the diverse range of flavors, from Asian Fusion to authentic Spanish to contemporary Aussie fare. Afterwards, head back to the hotel for a little downtime before regrouping in the evening for a captivating Melbourne ritual. Visit Phillip Island to witness the nightly parade of Fairy Penguins as they shuffle from the ocean back to their sandy burrows. Dinner on the island tops off this unforgettable day.

  • Day 3
    Flight Home
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    Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before bidding new friends farewell and heading to the airport to catch your outbound flight.

Voyages Available For This Land Program

  • 2-Night Pre-Voyage Program
  • 2-Night Post-Voyage Program
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Sailing:

Jan

4

2021

Region Australia & New ZealandAustralia & New Zealand
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourne, Australia
Debark Sydney, AustraliaSydney, Australia

Voyage Only from
$8,265 AUD

Land Program from
$2,041 AUD

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Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
$621.19

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Sailing:

Jan

4

2021

from
$8,265 AUD

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Map & Voyage Information
What's Included
Deals Available
Voyage Map

Ports of Call:

  • Melbourne, Australia
  • Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Akaroa, New Zealand
  • Picton, New Zealand
  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • Napier, New Zealand
  • Gisborne, New Zealand
  • Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Sydney, Australia

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
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What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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Sailing:

Dec

21

2020

Region Australia & New ZealandAustralia & New Zealand
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Perth, AustraliaPerth, Australia
Debark Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourne, Australia

Voyage Only from
$8,805 AUD

Land Program from
$2,041 AUD

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Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
$508.86

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View Itinerary Details

Sailing:

Dec

21

2020

from
$8,805 AUD

#
Map & Voyage Information
What's Included
Deals Available
Voyage Map

Ports of Call:

  • Perth, Australia
  • Margaret River (Busselton), Australia
  • Albany, Australia
  • Esperance, Australia
  • Adelaide, Australia
  • Kangaroo Island (Penneshaw), Australia
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Melbourne, Australia

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
Hide
Show Promotions

Free Double Upgrade

Azamara’s immersive voyages allow you to stay longer, travel closer and explore deeper into the heart of local life. With our Double Upgrade offer, enjoy stateroom and suite savings across a wide selection of 2020 Europe voyages.

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