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New Zealand Cruises

What does New Zealand have to offer?

Explore New Zealand's majestic landscape and find out why New Zealand cruises are so renowned.

Visit fairy-tale scenery in one of the most breathtaking countries in the world.

Filled with an abundance of opportunities for total exhilaration, onboard your Carnival cruise from Australia.

Combine a fun-tastic Carnival cruise with places like:

and you'll soon be hopping aboard your family cruise holiday to treasure.

Be sure to check out the rest of our cruises.

Where can I cruise to in New Zealand?



and we're just getting started.

Discover the coast of North Island or South Island

Experience some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes on the planet - from stunning lakes and vast mountain ranges to volcanoes and rugged coastlines.

If you love a good thrill, you can try Bungee Jumping, Canyon Swinging, Skydiving, Jet boating, Whitewater Rafting, Caving and plenty more.

Indulge in local seafood, award-winning cheeses, lamb and world-class wines. If you're a foodie, your tastebuds will be in for a real treat.

Go on a whale watching tour or swim with the dolphins and Fur Seals. You could also encounter penguins and the endangered Wandering Albatross.

View more information on our 2020 New Zealand Cruises departing from Melbourne.

Book your New Zealand cruise today ‐ we know you're going to have a blast with Carnival!

Commonly Asked Questions

New Zealand is heaven on earth for not only nature lovers and sightseers, but also as a fine wine and gourmet food destination.

Are there any cruises to New Zealand?

Carnival offers a range of cruise deals to New Zealand to choose and order online, including:

Are New Zealand cruises good?

New Zealand cruises aren't just good - they're magical. With cruise ships offering 45-plus daily activities including:

and the most breathtaking scenery upon arrival, a New Zealand cruise with Carnival is a dream in the making.

What cruises leave from New Zealand?

Scenic cruising throughout the spectacular natural beauty of Fiordland National Park is offered onboard your New Zealand cruise deal with Carnival.

New Zealand cruise passengers are also lucky enough to discover the beautiful areas of Wellington, Akaroa, and much more.

Where do New Zealand cruises leave from?

Carnival Cruise Line offers cruises to New Zealand, departing from Melbourne in 2020 and 2021 and from Sydney in 2021.

What to wear on a cruise to New Zealand?

You should be prepared for a range of onboard activities, from splashing about in the water parks to dining and entertainment options.

Find out more information on what to pack.

When is the best time to go on a New Zealand cruise?

The warmer seasons of spring and summer present optimum conditions for travelling to New Zealand.

Autumn also offers the chance to view nature at its russet-red and ochre-hued finest.