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Highlights of the East Coast - 12 Night Cruise & Stay Package (PON23404)

Join Ponant for 8 fabulous nights cruising from Brisbane to Hobart!

Tour Departure: Dec 13, 2021

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Deluxe Stateroom$7,250


12 Night Package Includes: 
  • 2 night pre-cruise stay at Stamford Plaza Brisbane, room only
  • Hot Air Balloon Flight with breakfast from Brisbane
  • 8 night cruise from Brisbane to Hobart aboard the Le Laperouse
  • All main meals and entertainment onboard (excluding specialty restaurants)
  • 2 night post-cruise stay at Movenpick Hotel Hobart, including breakfast
  • Private transfers in Brisbane and private hotel to airport transfer in Hobart
  • Port charges and government fees

  • 8 night cruise from Brisbane to Hobart aboard Le Laperouse
  • Plus 2 nights in Brisbane, hot air balloon flight with breakfast, 2 nights in Hobart and transfers
  • Visit the Hawkesbury River, Jervis Bay, Eden, Maria Island, and more! 


PLUS first time Ponant cruisers will also receive $400pp off the cruise price and past Ponant guests will receive Yacht Club Savings!



Day 1:Private transfer from Airport to Hotel
Mon 13 Dec 2021
Day 1 - 3:Stamford Plaza brisbane

Stamford Plaza Brisbane enjoys a perfect location alongside Brisbane River and adjacent to the botanic gardens. It is within the hub of Brisbane's financial district and just minutes away from the city centre where guests can explore the shops, colourful markets, theatres, restaurants and night life. It is renowned for its warm, European-style decor and exceptional service, and caters for both corporate client and leisure travellers. Each guest room and suite provides guests with views of the Story Bridge, Kangaroo Point cliffs or the botanic gardens. The hotel features an outdoor heated pool, a spa, a sauna, a sundeck and a gym. The hotel's dining options include the restaurant and wine/tapas bar, Siggi's. Other options include the Brasserie on the River, Japanese Teppanyaki and à la carte meals at Kabuki and the Pavilion Bar. Guests staying at the hotel will be able to enjoy a truly pleasant and unforgettable experience.

Mon 13 Dec 2021
Day 2:Hot Air Balloon Flight with breakfast from Brisbane


Don’t have a car and need an easy solution to reach us? We’ll pick you up! This package covers our most popular 1-hour balloon flight package with transfers from Brisbane CBD accommodation venues can be added. Picture yourself in the balloon basket floating majestically and effortlessly over patchwork country and city landscapes, admiring a breathtaking view gently unfolding as dawn breaks. The magic and romance of flying in a hot air balloon can be easily experienced with our most popular balloon package. From the air you will soak in a bird’s eye views of the Greater Brisbane region including the heritage city of Ipswich, Great Dividing Range mountains, Brisbane city skyline, Scenic Rim and Somerset countryside. We are proud to offer this unique opportunity to take in panoramic city and country sights.

Tue 14 Dec 2021
Day 3:Private transfer from Hotel to Port
Wed 15 Dec 2021
Day 3:Brisbane
Wed 15 Dec 2021
Depart 5:00 PM
Day 4:At sea
Thu 16 Dec 2021
Day 5:Hawkesbury River
Fri 17 Dec 2021
Day 6:Jervis Bay
Sat 18 Dec 2021
Day 7:Eden
Sun 19 Dec 2021
Day 8:At sea
Mon 20 Dec 2021
Day 9:Maria Island, Tasmania
Tue 21 Dec 2021
Day 10:Tasman Peninsula
Wed 22 Dec 2021
Day 11:Hobart, Tasmania
Thu 23 Dec 2021
Arrive 7:00 AM
Day 11 - 13:Movenpick Hotel Hobart

Located in the heart of picturesque Hobart, Movenpick Hotel Hobart is a place to savour life and create unforgettable moments. With many of the 221 elegant rooms and suites offering spectacular harbour and city views, the temptation to explore this histor ical city beckons. Discover why Lonely Planet has called Hobart one of the top 10 destinations to visit, with award winning restaurant and bars, galleries and specialty shops just outside your door. Situated in Hobart's CBD and short stroll to the waterfront and the historical Salamanca precinct. Discover Hobart's rich culture, history and award winning cuisine all within easy walking distance, while world famous MONA is a 20-minute drive.

Thu 23 Dec 2021
Day 13:Private transfer Hotel to Airport
Sat 25 Dec 2021
Ports of Call may vary by departure date and subject to weather and other conditions.


*Prices are per adult in AUD, based on lead-in twin share accommodation in each of the specified categories. Valid for a limited time only, is capacity controlled, subject to change/availability and can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Does not include any additional accommodation made necessary by flight schedules. Prices are subject to change due to fluctuations in charges, taxes and currency even after the deposit is paid. Agents may charge service fees/or fees for card payments which vary. Cancellation penalties and conditions apply. Please note own arrangements from Hobart Port to Hotel.
$400 pp Discount offer is for first time Ponant cruises is already applied to prices shown. Please enquire for past passenger pricing and offers. Exclusive offer of unlimited Verve Cliquot for NEW booking on this package Offer is valid until 30 JUN 21. Offer can be withdrawn at anytime by the cruiseline. Further conditions may apply.