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  • Short New Zealand Escape

    Explorer Dream, New Zealand Adventure ex Wellington Return
    Nights 4 Ship Explorer Dream
    Star Rating Not Rated Departs Wellington, New Zealand
    Sailing 2020: 31 Jan
    Ports of Call Wellington, Gisborne, Auckland

    Special Pricing LeadPrice

    Sailing Dates

    Inside: NZ $849 Outside: NZ $923
    Balcony: NZ $995
    Dream Cruises
    Explorer Dream, New Zealand Adventure ex Wellington Return
Dream Cruises
Explorer Dream
Explorer Dream

Valid: 18 Apr 2019 - 30 Jun 2019

- Your choice deluxe accommodation
- Sumptuous meals at inclusive restaurants
- World-class entertainment
- Access to beautifully designed leisure facilities

- Shipboard Gratuities are additional

Special Conditions

Offer subject to availability at time of booking and for new bookings only. Prices can be withdrawn at any time without prior notice. Prices are per person share twin based on best available cruise fare, inclusive of all discounts unless otherwise stated. Prices maybe subject to currency fluctuations and are based on cash or bank transfer. Cruise deposit, amendment and cancellation conditions apply. Travel agent service fees may apply. Special conditions apply - please ask for full details at time of enquiry.

Please note, while cruise details and inclusions are accurate at time of loading they are subject to change due to changes in cruise line practices and policies. Please check details and inclusions at time of booking.

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