Open daily for expert advice
1300 857 345

Sales: 8am-5pm Mon-Fri | 9am-5pm Saturday & Sunday AEST


Aftersales: 9am-5pm Weekdays AEST

Pacific Explorer

All Ships
Any Destination
Earliest departure
Latest return
Pacific Explorer

Pacific Explorer is designed to embody the greatest aspects of modern Australia

Pacific Explorer Cruises

Show all Offers
Cruises on board Pacific Explorer

Introducing Pacific Explorer – the perfect way to make the most of your trip, wherever you’re heading. Restaurants, high-end entertainment and a host of luxury facilities make this a favourite for many cruise fans. Jump on board and see what amazing experiences await you.

What sets the Pacific Explorer apart from other ships? The impressive vessel’s fun-filled amenities include a waterpark, two waterslides, a zip wire course, rock climbing and much more. One of the waterslides is even disco-themed, with music and lights as you fly down. It’s ideal for the thrill seekers young and old.

Show all Offers
Pacific Explorer - We will be glad to make you a great offer!

FACTS & FIGURES - Pacific Explorer

  • Ship length
    260 m
  • Passengers
  • Decks

Decks and Cabins - Pacific Explorer


Inside Cabin

max. 214 m²

Sitting area, Bathroom with shower and hair dryer, Luxury bathroom amenities, High-quality bedding, Television and telephone, Air conditioning , Refrigerator, Safe


Outside Cabin

max. 214 m²

Sitting area, Bathroom with shower and hair dryer, High-quality bedding, Luxury bathroom amenities, Television and telephone, Refrigerator, Air conditioning, Safe


Balcony Cabin

max. 215 m²

Sitting area, Bathroom with shower and hair dryer, Luxury bathroom amenities, High-quality bedding, Television and telephone, Air conditioning, Refrigerator, Safe



max. 235 m²

Safe, Refrigerator, Air conditioning, Television and telephone, Luxury bathroom amenities, Sitting area, Bathroom with shower, bath tub and hair dryer

Please select a deck:

Sun/Sports Deck 15
deck plan

Travel Tips for Pacific Explorer

Food and Drink

No stone is left unturned when it comes to dining on Pacific Explorer. Enjoy al fresco feasting at Luke’s as you sail to the superb South Pacific, or traditional Italian at the 400 Gradi pizzeria. After dinner, why not head to one of the unique bars and pubs. The Explorer Hotel is the perfect place to enjoy a good old-fashioned pint, while the Blue Room serves up a range of live music as you enjoy a drink or two.


Not in the mood for active entertainment? You can always just kick back around the on-board pools, or enjoy a game of barefoot bowls. Head to P&O Australia’s exclusive adults-only Oasis if you’re looking for the ultimate place for peace and quiet. Fancy a show? A range of stage shows are available for passengers to choose from, including the new show “Lets Misbehave”. There’s even a unique cabaret experience at Black Circus.

Wellness and Fitness

Simply want to chill and relax on your cruises? Hit the sauna to sweat it out, visit the hair salon and create a whole new style or just get a drink and relax in the child free Oasis area. The Spa onboard lets you leave all your concerns behind and start your new self. Once in the Spa you’ll be treated by qualified therapists who really know how to renew mind, body and spirit. Other services include spray tansbody scrubs and a range of beauty treatments.

Children’s Facilities

Pacific Adventure has an abundance of activities for your kids. You’ll find brilliant water slides and pools which are great for some fun and cooling down in the sun. The P&O Edge Adventure Park will get the adrenaline pumping with highlights including funnel climb, slackline and walk the plank. Do you have any family fueds? Get some competition on with some healthy family comps including lawn bowls, table tennis and basketball to name a few.

There are a total of 4 kids clubs
●      Turtle Cove – (2 years – 5 years)
●      Shark Shack – (6 years – 9 years)
●      HQ – (10 years – 13 years)
●      HQ+ – (14 years – 17 years)

All these clubs will keep your kids entertained whilst making new memories and friends.

Do you have the next Jimmy Barnes or Kylie Minogue in your ranks? Well make sure to participate in the time to shine talent shows!


  • Ballroom
  • Theatre
  • Blue Room
  • Duty-free shop
  • Basketball
  • Tennis Court
  • Beauty Salon
  • Day Spa & Fitness Centre
  • Hair Salon
  • Hot Tubs
  • Lido Pool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Thermal Suite
  • Bar
  • Chef’s Table
  • Lido Bar
  • Salt Grill Bar
  • The Atrium
  • Photo Shop
  • Top deck pools
  • Terrace Grill
  • The Dome
  • Barefoot Bowls
  • Waterslides

Pacific Explorer Video

Here’s what the Pacific Explorer has to offer