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Pacific Explorer

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.

Fun Activities on Pacific Explorer

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.

Pacific Explorer Cruise Deals

16nt - *Snow & Sand - Fly/Cruise/Stay*
Pacific Explorer, 18th Aug 22, 16 nights
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Pacific Explorer, 18th May 23, 10 nights
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23nt - *West Coast to Cairns & PNG Explorer*
Pacific Explorer, 15th May 23, 23 nights
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19nt - *Solar Eclipse, Perth and the Kimberly Coast
Pacific Explorer, 16th Apr 23, 19 nights
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18nt - *From the Snow to the Sun*
Pacific Explorer, 7th Aug 22, 18 nights
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12nt - *Auckland, Norfolk Island & the South Pacific*
Pacific Explorer, 4th Sep 22, 12 nights
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18nt - *Mountains, Mutiny on the Bounty & the South Pacific*
Pacific Explorer, 29th Aug 22, 18 nights
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13nt - Kiwi Adventure from Melbourne
Pacific Explorer, 28th Jan 23, 13 nights
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7nt - A Taste of Tasmania from Adelaide
Pacific Explorer, 3rd Mar 23, 7 nights
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14nt - Kiwi Adventure from Adelaide
Pacific Explorer, 13th Mar 23, 14 nights
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9nt - Kimberley Coast Adventure from Perth
Pacific Explorer, 8th Apr 23, 9 nights
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10nt - Kimberley Coast Adventure from Perth
Pacific Explorer, 8th May 23, 10 nights
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12nt - Indonesian Adventure from Perth
Pacific Explorer, 3rd Apr 24, 12 nights
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10nt - Kimberley Coast Adventure from Perth
Pacific Explorer, 22nd Apr 24, 10 nights
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16nt - *Quokkas & Crocs Fly/Stay/Cruise*
Pacific Explorer, 15th May 23, 16 nights
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22nt - *New Zealand & the South Pacific*
Pacific Explorer, 2nd Nov 22, 22 nights
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7nt - A Taste of Tasmania from Melbourne
Pacific Explorer, 2nd Dec 22, 7 nights
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10nt - Barrier Reef Discovery from Sydney
Pacific Explorer, 25th Jul 22, 10 nights
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12nt - New Zealand for New Year from Melbourne
Pacific Explorer, 30th Dec 22, 12 nights
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3nt - Pride from Melbourne
Pacific Explorer, 9th Dec 22, 3 nights
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Cruising With 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 tans, body 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

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