Date Date Location Location Arrival Arrival Departure Departure
Sun, 02 Feb 2020 SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA -- 5:00 pmMon, 03 Feb 2020 CRUISING -- --Tue, 04 Feb 2020 CRUISING -- --Wed, 05 Feb 2020 BAY OF ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND 8:00 am 6:30 pmThu, 06 Feb 2020 TAURANGA,NEW ZEALAND 7:45 am 5:00 pmFri, 07 Feb 2020 NAPIER, NEW ZEALAND 10:00 am 5:00 pmSat, 08 Feb 2020 WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND 7:00 am 3:00 pmSun, 09 Feb 2020 DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND 9:00 am 5:00 pmMon, 10 Feb 2020 DUSKY SOUND 8:00 am 9:00 amMon, 10 Feb 2020 DOUBTFUL SOUND 11:00 am 12:00 pmMon, 10 Feb 2020 MILFORD SOUND, NEW ZEALAND 5:00 pm 6:00 pmTue, 11 Feb 2020 CRUISING -- --Wed, 12 Feb 2020 CRUISING -- --Thu, 13 Feb 2020 SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA 6:30 am --
Royal Caribbean is an award-winning global cruise line with a 45-year legacy of innovation and excellence in the cruise industry. They have redefined cruising with the inclusion of exciting onboard facilities as well as high-tech advancements and featuring never-before seen activities at sea. The newest ships in the fleet, in the Oasis and Quantum Classes, are equipped with advanced technology, with the fastest internet at sea and the widest variety of accommodations, from single rooms with a balcony, to family-connected staterooms and luxurious two-storey lofts. Combined with personalised, attentive service, Royal Caribbean is committed to delivering the best holiday experience to its guests. And for the last 12 years they have been honoured to be awarded the best cruise line in the Caribbean and best cruise line overall by the readers of Travel Weekly.
You’ll never be bored on a Royal Caribbean ship with the variety of activities on offer – rock-climbing wals, ice-skating rinks, zip lines, bumper cars, the signature FlowRider surf simulator, exclusive skydiving thrills of RipCord by iFly, the list just keeps going. Royal Caribbean was also the first to bring the best of Broadway to the high seas, staging full-length productions of hit musicals like MAMMA MIA!, Cats and We Will Rock You. The world-class entertainment program includes dazzling only-on-Royal stage ice, aerial, dive and multimedia shows, plus dance clubs, bars and lounges that never charge a cover.
A Royal Caribbean cruise is one for the whole family. There are a number of family-oriented organised activities onboard and plenty of opportunities for kids to interact with children of their own age. Supervised youth programs are available for kids from tots to teens, and the whole family can enjoy the exclusive DreamWorks Experience available on selected cruise ships.
Royal Caribbean is also ready to take you on an enticing culinary journey, with an array of complimentary and specialty dining options available, from casual cafes to a classic steakhouse and gourmet restaurants.
THE VIEW HAS NEVER BEEN WILDER
From Northern chills in Alaska to South Pacific thrills, and from Sydney to Maui.
From North to South, all paths lead to new experiences on Ovation of the Seas. Gaze at glaciers in Alaska's rugged Inside Passage and get up close to majestic mountains and towering waterfalls at Endicott Arm. Comb unspoiled beaches in exotic Bora Bora, or roam rainforests along volcanic trails in Maui. From May through September 2019, you can pioneer America's Last Frontier onboard the biggest boldest ship ever to sail Alaska. And from September 2019 to April 2020, the adventure heads to the South Pacific for unparalleled down-under discoveries that take you from Auckland to Dusky Sound.
- Full-service Vitality Spa
- State-of-the-art Fitness Center
- 220-foot outdoor, poolside movie screen
- Adults-only Solarium pool, a glass-canopied retreat*
- Indoor pool with retractable roof
*During inclement weather and select hours, the ship may permit the Solarium pool to be used by persons under age 16 provided they are directly supervised by a parent or guardian
Ripcord By IFly
Experience the exhilaration of skydiving without ever leaving the deck, courtesy of RipCord by iFLY. Feel what it's like to fly, as you float on air within the safe confines of this groundbreaking simulator. It's a whole new thrill for thrill seekers of all kinds.
Leave it to Royal Caribbean International to literally and figuratively take you to a higher place. The exclusive North Star promises to elevate you both physically and emotionally, revealing 360-degree views of a world you've truly never seen before! Simply step into the intimate, jewel-shaped capsule, and gently ascend over 300 feet above sea level, where you can take in breathtaking views of the ocean, the ship, and the exciting destinations that we visit.
Rock Climbing Wall
The view alone is worth every step. Climb forty feet above deck on the signature Rock Climbing Wall, where everyone from beginners to speed climbers can strap in and go vertical. With no reservation required at this complimentary activity, you could visit the view again and again.
The surf's always up on the 40-foot-long FlowRider surf simulator. Grab your board and get ready, 30,000 gallons of rushing awesome are headed your way. Carve like a pro - or just try to stay upright - while friends cheer you on from the stadium seating.Others:
- Adventure Ocean
- All Access Tour
- Bumper Cars
- Culinary Classes
- Dance Classes
- Fitness Classes
- Folding Artistry
- Game Shows
- Guest Lectures
- H2O Zone Water Park
- Learn a language
- Library and Card Room
- Live Bands
- Night Life
- Outdoor Movie Nights
- Pool Parties
- Pool Table
- Salsa Dancing
- Theme Nights
- Vitality at Sea and Fitness Center
- Wine Tasting
Jamie's Italian by Jamie Oliver
At Jamie's Italian by Jamie Oliver, you'll enjoy Tuscan-inspired dishes crafted by one of Britain's most famous chefs. Seasonal ingredients meet authentic recipes for family style dishes that are tried and true crowd-pleasers. Order the Famous Plank, the ultimate shareable app piled high with cured meats, pickles and tempting cheeses. And sample delectable pastas made in-house everyday - plus a gorgeous selection of grills, entrees, small plates and decadent desserts.
From sushi to sashimi, Izumi offers guests an exotic Asian-inspired dining experience. You'll enjoy a wide variety of appetizers, entrees, desserts and more, all made-to-order with intense flavors, the best ingredients and impeccable presentation.
Venture down the rabbit hole and ask yourself: What is real and what is imagined? At Wonderland, our chefs twist their culinary kaleidoscopes to invent an elaborate dreamscape of never-before-seen fare. The story begins as you "brush" the menu and find your element- Wind, Ice, Fire, Water, Earth and Dreams- each with a selection of small or shareable fantasies. And magical elixirs whisper "Drink me". Amidst amorphous mirrors, mystery and sensory surprises, the intention of it all becomes more certain with each maddeningly delicious bite.
For more than a decade, the chefs of Chops Grille have proudly presented quality, hand cut steaks at this hallmark Royal Caribbean restaurant. Now, they give you a fresh twist on a favorite, with a revamped menu that brings contemporary flair to traditional steakhouse offerings. Most intriguing: our exceptional prime meat. This prime beef is joined by Maine lobster, veal parmesan, grilled branzino and other succulent dishes paired with addictive sides and irresistible desserts.
Sweeping, multi-level ambience, world-class cuisine and the most attentive staff at sea. Our main dining room serves exceptional, multi-course meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy a new dinner menu each evening in an elegant setting, with extraordinary personal service from your dedicated wait staff. Main Dining Room offers reservations for My Time Dining, giving more flexible options for you to book or Traditional dining, which secures the same seating and table every evening.
*Additional charges apply for specialty dining venues and ice cream. Specialty beverages, beer, wine and soda are charged separately and are offered at current bar menu prices.
Other Dining Options:
- Cafe Promenade
- Chef's Table
- Coastal Kitchen
- Dog House
- Hot Pot at Solarium Bistro
- La Patisserie
- Room Service
- Solarium Bistro Restaurant
- Sorrento's Pizza
- The Cafe @ Two70
- Bumper cars, roller skating, basketball court, circus school and more at Seaplex, the largest indoor active space at sea
- RipCord by iFLY, the first skydiving experience at sea
- North Star observation capsule
- FlowRider surf simulator
- 30-foot high Rock Climbing Wall
RipCord by iFLY
Experience the sheer thrill and exhilaration of flying in an air machine that lets you soar in a safe, controlled environment.
Take yourself to new heights with the jewel-shaped capsule that gently ascends over 300 feet above sea level. Breathtaking 360 degree views of the sea and our destinations make the North Star one of the most anticipated features on this ship.
Experience completely revolutionary spaces that transform from day to night. Play basketball, go roller skating and ride bumper cars at the Seaplex. Relax with a book at Two70 degrees and come back at night for a spectacular aerial show.
Newly Designed Staterooms
Say hello to your home on the high seas now with more family-friendly modular staterooms that interconnect and the first virtual balconies at sea.
- Casino Royale with thousands of square feet of slots and tables
- Two70 degrees with nighttime aerial entertainment and an ice bar
This is one venue you have to see to believe. Day to night, Two70 presents immersive scenery on a 270, floor-to-ceiling wall of windows. From ocean views to a lively undersea scene to surreal vistas, grab a drink and start gazing because you never know what you'll see. In the evening, it's a place that can take you anyplace, where live entertainment pairs with an amazing multimedia event. When evening turns to night, Two70 transforms turns into a nightclub like no other. And during it all the hand-crafted cocktails are flowing at Two70 Bar.
North Star Bar
Raise a glass to sky-high views. After you've taken a ride on the North Star, featuring brilliant 360 views from 300 feet above sea level, celebrate your breathtaking ascent with something sparkling, mixed, or frosty and tropical from the North Star Bar.
Meet two robotic bartenders who know how to shake up your night out. They can mix, muddle, and stir it up too. With moves as fluid as the Pimm's in your cup, they can create an almost endless combination of cocktails, whether it's a classic Manhattan or a custom order of your own design. Just order by app on the nearby tablets and watch your bionic mixologist do its thing. Designed and powered by the minds at Makr Shakr, the Bionic Bar is making history at sea.Others:
- Diamond Club
- Pool Bar
- Schooner Bar
- Sunshine Bar
- Original Productions
- Complimentary Adventure Ocean youth program
- Royal Babies and Royal Tots program
- H2O Zone kids' water park
- Maiden Voyage: April 17, 2016
- Guest Capacity: 4,905
- Crew Capacity: 1,500
- Tonnage: 168,666
- Length: 1,141 ft.
- Width: 136 ft.
- Draft: 28 ft.
- Cruising Speed: 22 knots
- Registry: Nassau, Bahamas
Please note: Stateroom images and features are samples only. Actual furniture, fixtures, colors, configurations and window/porthole views may vary.
Sydney is Australia''s showcase: the oldest settlement, the largest and most thriving city, the cultural melting pot. It curves around idyllic Port Jackson, where sandstone cliffs and bright islands complement the Opera House and Harbor Bridge. Wander the cobbled colonial streets of the historic Rocks quarter, or tour the mansions of Watson''s Bay.
...It is no wonder why the region has become so popular, as it is safe, exciting, diverse, and warm.From touring in a four-wheel drive vehicle through the hills to swimming with the dolphins, Tauranga has it all.The hot springs are glorious, and you could spend an entire day and night lounging in the bubbling saltwater pools.They are truly magnificent, as are the restaurants and accommodations in Tauranga...
...exquisite architecture, great museums, and fabulous dining establishments.The accommodations and amenities in Wellington are superb, and during the summer there are many hot beach spots...
Dunedin is actually a collection of small towns, great sights, and enjoyable atmospheres.The flora and wildlife are plentiful, and Dunedin is loaded with wonderful historic buildings and fabulous architecture.
Doubtful Sound located in a World Heritage Area, is an overwhelming place. You can feel the power of nature here - the remoteness, the wildness and the peace. Known for its wilderness and wildlife, Doubtful Sound is the second largest of the 14 fiords in Fiordland National Park and it is three times longer and 10 times larger than Milford Sound.