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Queen's University

Discover Down Under - Tour Summary

Discover rugged, glorious scenery, magnetic, cosmopolitan cities, and captivating aboriginal heritage in the land down under while cruising aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Marina. Depart Sydney for Melbourne, and admire its splendid Victorian architecture, then sail to Geelong, and explore its charming waterfront. Drink in extraordinary vistas in Tasmania—the "Island of Inspiration”—and watch scenes of dramatic beauty unfold as you cruise the Milford Sound fjord before heading to Dunedin, New Zealand’s southern gem. Take in a fascinating blend of Maori culture and French influence in the quaint village of Akaroa, stroll past Gothic buildings in Wellington, and relax among Napier’s picturesque countryside. Next, discover ornate Victorian and Edwardian buildings in Tauranga, before cruising to the "City of Sails," Auckland, where natural wonders complement its modern, urban spirit. Savour tranquility in the Bay of Islands—an idyllic setting of 150 lush islands and sparkling sapphire waters—where exotic wildlife and ancient legends thrive. From Australia’s treasured east coast to the legendary landscapes of New Zealand, discover the rich heritage, splendid architecture, and unspoiled natural beauty down under.

Tour Operator:  Go Next, Inc.

Tour Dates:  February 10 - 28, 2015

Tour Cost:  From $6,999 USD per person, based on double occupancy, including airfare from select cities
(*round-trip air  from select cities including Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Saskatoon, Toronto, Vancouver)

Ship: Oceania Cruises` Marina

Activity Level:  Low to Moderate

Reservations:  Call the Queen's Alumni Educational Travel office at 1-800-267-7837 or Go Next, Inc. at 1-800-842-9023

Kingston, Ontario, Canada. K7L 3N6. 613.533.2000

For general inquiries about Office of Advancement events and programs, please call our Contact Centre at 1-800-267-7837 (toll free in Canada or the US), or 613-533-2060.