Pacific Explorer - Melbourne Cup 2017

The race that stops a nation! Every year on the first Tuesday in November, Australia buzzes with excitement in anticipation of the Melbourne Cup. Whether you watch for the horse racing, the fashions or you simply love a reason to enjoy a drink with friends, the Melbourne Cup has something for everyone. This year experience it all aboard the newest ship to join the P&O Cruises fleet - Pacific Explorer.


Your cruise includes two nights in Melbourne so you can experience all the fun of the Melbourne Cup. With Flemington course transfers included, your holiday also features entrance to the VIP Winning Post enclosure and all food and beverages. Get out of the office and experience the Melbourne Cup like never before!


Melbourne Cup Cruise 2017

4 November 2017 - 6 nights
Sydney | Melbourne | Sydney



 6 night cruise on Pacific Explorer in the cabin of your choice

 Race related activities onboard

 Flemington transfers on race day

 VIP 'Winning Post' race package

 Transfers from ship to Flemington and return

 Entry to Flemington Racecourse

 Gorgeous villa atmosphere

 Undercover seated private balcony

 Silver service buffet luncheon

 Afternoon tea

 Premium wines

 Selected ales, spirits & soft-drinks

 'Waiter Service' thoughout the day

 'After the Last' refreshments & music

 Reserved tables

 Full tote & bookmaker facilities

 Exclusive grandstand seats at the winning post

 Professional tips from racing personalities

 Race book

 Competitions & giveaways



Balcony Cabin $3,990.00* pp twin share                                                     
Mini Suite $4,990.00* pp twin share  



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A non-refundable deposit of $500pp will be due within 72 hours of package confirmation. 

*Offer is not combinable with other promotions, is capacity-controlled, subject to availability and may be withdrawn or changed at any time without notice.  All fares are subject to the terms and conditions as set out by Cruise Express and its suppliers which may be obtained at the time of confirmation. All fares and inclusions may be withdrawn at any timeCruise Express reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions, and to cancel any product or service offered in the event of such error or omission. We strongly recommend you take out travel insurance at the time of paying your deposit. 

There is no charge for direct deposits or payment by cheque. Credit card payments incur the following fees: 1.2% Visa & Mastercard/3% Diners Club & American Express.



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