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Get Ready for an Adventure: Bus Tours to the Ark Encounter

Are you looking for a fun and educational adventure? Look no further than the Ark Encounter bus tours. This unique experience takes visitors on a journey through the Bible and offers a chance to explore the life-sized replica of Noah’s Ark. Here’s what you need to know about these exciting tours.

What You Can Expect on the Tour

The Ark Encounter bus tour is a great way to learn about the Bible and experience history firsthand. During the tour, guests will get an up-close look at the life-sized replica of Noah’s Ark, as well as other attractions such as the Tower of Babel and the petting zoo. The tour also includes interactive activities, such as hands-on demonstrations and educational lectures. Plus, visitors can enjoy delicious snacks and meals prepared by local chefs.

What You Need to Know Before Booking

Before booking your tour, it’s important to understand what is included in your ticket. Most tours include admission to all attractions, meals, snacks, and transportation from your hotel or other designated location. It’s also important to note that there are age restrictions for certain attractions, so be sure to check with your tour operator before booking. Additionally, some tours may require a minimum number of participants in order to run.

Planning Ahead for Your Trip

To ensure that you have an enjoyable experience on your Ark Encounter bus tour, it’s important to plan ahead. Make sure that you pack comfortable shoes and clothing for walking around outside. Also, be sure to bring along any necessary medications or medical supplies that you may need during your trip. Finally, it’s always a good idea to bring along some cash or credit cards in case you want to purchase souvenirs or snacks while on your tour.

Ark Encounter bus tours offer an unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages. With interactive activities and educational lectures, this unique adventure is sure to be one that you won’t soon forget. So what are you waiting for? Get ready for an adventure with a bus tour to the Ark Encounter.

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We can’t wait for you to experience Pacific Adventure’s new restaurants, bars and other exciting features, including Byron Beach Club, and a dedicated family pool area with loads of family-oriented activities and an all-weather retractable roof. Get ready to challenge your family, friends and new-found friends on Pacific Adventures Twin Racer Waterslides!

You will soon discover that Pacific Adventure has most of P&O’s favourite signature features and a whole lot more!

Foodies rejoice! Experience what Australian celebrity chef, Luke Mangan, has to offer at Luke’s Bar & Grill. Be sure to enjoy an elegant cocktail or two at Luke's Bar, before you dine. If you’re permanently poolside, order takeaway pizza from P&O Pizzeria or try Luke’s Burger Bar for a signature burger, both located near the main pool on Deck 14. Head to the Lobby, located on Deck 5. It is the perfect place to sit and watch the (ship’s) world go by. Choose from three fabulous bars, Lilly's, Charlie's and Avalon Cafe for your favourite drink, a snack, a quick lunch or a cheese platter. We’re sure the Lobby will become your favourite new hangout place. If you’re in the mood for something more lively, head to Altitude, our nightclub on Deck 18.

Dine at the Waterfront, Dragon Lady and Angelo’s Restaurants as well as casual dining in our food court, The Pantry. Grab a drink and relax at The Oasis, enjoy a cocktail at Ocean Bar or head to the Blue Room for some live entertainment. If you’re looking for something more chilled, head to our pub, Adventure Hotel.

Families will love the dedicated, indoor-outdoor family space, open 365 days a year. There’s a pool, family games, family parties and more. Hungry? Order a pizza from Gradi Pronto or, head to Luke’s Burger Bar for mouth-watering burgers. The young and young at heart can race against the clock on our Twin Racer Waterslides!

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Disclaimer: Onboard offerings are subject to change. Charges apply for some activities, venues and menu items. 400 Gradi and Gradi Pronto to be replaced by P&O Trattoria and P&O Pizzeria respectively, from September 2023.

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Travel to Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Papua New Guinea on group departures or private trips with Journeys. Our explorations feature active travel to natural areas, villages, and scenic sites beyond the reach of most group tours. Our style of eco-travel enables individuals or small groups of travelers to enjoy authentic encounters not found on most tours. There is no limit to the number of ways you can link these destinations. Papua New Guinea (PNG) is a destination in itself, but combines well with Australia. Bali is a transportation center of the tropical Pacific for connections to southeast Asia, Australia, or the rest of Indonesia. Wildlife enthusiasts seeking Orangutans can choose to visit Sumatra, Malaysian Borneo, or Kalimantan for dependable sightings. The tropical Pacific is warm and humid year round, but the months of June-September are less rainy in many areas. Plan your travel with enough time to to see more than just the famous sites. Ask a Journeys travel expert for tips on special departures focused on your unique interests.

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