33 NIGHT WORLD CRUISE LEG SOUTHAMPTON TO SINGAPORE
Cunard Queen Mary 2 10th January 2019
Plus 2 Night Hotel Stay Singapore
Book an outside cabin and get a free up-grade to a DF Grade Balcony Cabin.
Join the Queen Mary in Southampton on her fabulous World Cruise with ports of at Seville – Athens – Haifa – Port Said – Sues Canal – Dubai – Doha – Muscat – Marmagao – Colombo – Phuket – Penang and Singapore where you disembark the Queen Mary and begin your two night hotel stay in Singapore before flying home.
|DEPARTURE TIME||Board your ship between 12 noon and 3 p.m.|
| Flights and 2 Night Hotel Stay||Transfers|
|33 Night Cruise, plus two night hotel stay||Full Board|
|On Board Gratuity|
YOUR HOLIDAY HOME AT SEA
In a word, the Queen Mary 2 is the most magnificent ocean liner ever built. A fabulous cruise holiday on this wonderful ship will be the experience of a lifetime. Cunard have incorporated the very latest in modern facilities, entertainment and enrichment opportunities into a ship radiating the opulence, charm and glamour of cruising’s Golden Era. Your fine dining options include several-course gourmet delights with classy touches like Wedgewood china and Waterford crystal. Be entertained by lavish musical shows, dance in the largest ballroom at sea with a superb resident orchestra, and with four marvelous pool areas for relaxation, this wonderful ship has everything you could possibly want for the most marvelous time at sea.
Facilities on board
- Royal Court Theatre with West-End style shows
- Canyon Ranch Spa
- Luxury cabins, some with butler service
- Four main pool areas, several whirlpool Jacuzzis
- Several lounges and entertainment venues
- Gym and fitness centre
- Tonnage 151,400
- Passenger capacity 2,620
- Total Crew 1,253
- Total Cabins 1,276
- Decks 12
Day 1: Southampton
Embark your ship – The Queen Mary 2
Day 2: Day 2: At sea
Day 3: At Sea
Day 4: Cadiz
Cadiz. Positioned on a narrow spit of land jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean, Cadiz has been the home of the Spanish navy since the 18th century. Founded 3000 years ago by the Phoenicians, Cadiz is the oldest city in Western Europe. The beautiful Gothic Cathedral of La Giralda can be found in the Jewish quarter of Santa Cruz which is renowned for its array of whitewashed house and scented Bougainvillea which seems to grow everywhere. In the new town can be found the ultra-modern “City of Arts and Sciences” which is certainly worth a visit.
Day 5: At sea
Day 6: At Sea
Day 7: At Sea
Day 8: Athens
Athens is one of the world’s centres of archaeological research, and home to famous historical sites such as the Acropolis and the Temple of Olympian Zeus, as well as the National Archaeological Museum. It also has a thriving nightlife as well as lively markets, luxurious Hammam baths, and stunning views of the city from the peak of Mount Lycabettus.
Day 9: At Sea
Day 10: Haifa
The city is lined with sandy beaches, crystal waters and is overlooked by the stunning Mount Carmel. A city of six faiths living side by side with each other and offers visitors a different face of Israel. Visit the beautiful Baha’I Gardens. At the base of the garden is the German Templar Colony, where you can see 19th century mansions, shops and restaurants all leading down to the water side.
Day 11: Haifa
Day 12: Port Said
Port Said is the gateway to the Suez Canal, allowing passage between the Mediterranean and the Red Sea. The city is set right on the Mediterranean and is mainly constructed from golden-hued stone. As you sail into Port Said watch out for the twin minarets of the mosque. The buildings of the Suez Canal Authority are striking and seem to rise from the sea like a as does the Lighthouse which was built in 1869 and stands at a height of 69 meters.
Day 13: Port Said
Day 14: At Sea
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Day 16: At Sea
Day 17: At Sea
Day 18: At Sea
Day 19: At Sea
Day 20: Dubai
For all Dubai’s futuristic appeal and abundance of western entertainments – a sleek metro that zips through the sky like something out of Blade Runner, sumptuous shopping malls, an indoor ski park, and countless bars – there is just as much fun to be had in the simple pleasures of “the Orient”: haggling for gold and frankincense in the bustling souqs, savouring the sunset from the back of a camel, inhaling from a fragrant sheesha pipe on the fairly-lit deck of an old wooden dhow.
Day 21: Doha
The capital of Qatar offers an abundance of things to see and do. Visit the fascinating Museum of Islamic Arts, choose from food from all over the world at the bazaar, relax at an outdoor café, or spend some time shopping in the traditional markets or the huge indoor shopping centres. Stroll around the bay at dusk for some beautiful views of the city.
Day 22: At Sea
Day 23: Muscat
Muscat is one of the Middle East’s oldest cities and is filled with fascinating history, charm and natural beauty. Wandering through Muscat you can enjoy rare glimpses of the rich and opulent cultural heritage of the land. Tourists who come from all over the world, Muscat holds a special charm with its grand forts, parks and museums all of which help one to understand the history of Oman.
Day 24: At Sea
Day 25: At sea
Day 26: Marmagao (Goa)
Marmagão is in the state of Goa. Best known for its vibrant nightlife and its exotic beaches. The nearest town, Panjimm, where you can Take a walk through the charming Portuguese quarter or the heart of the city in Church Square, go shopping on 18th June Road, or take a dip in the cool waters at Miramar Beach.
Day 27: At Sea
Day 28: Colombo
Colombo is the gateway to Sri Lanka for most visitors. Take a train ride along the coast to Mount Lavinia, a beautiful and popular beach. Tale a trip to explore the Talangama Wetland or explore the temples of the Sinhalese Kingdom or take a guided tour to an Elephant orphanage. Alternatively, if shopping is your thing take look at the Pettah Bazaar where you can buy almost anything and everything!
Day 29: At sea
Day 30: At Sea
Day 31: Phuket
Phuket. offers such a wide variety of experiences – beach-bumming, culture, diving, fabulous food, that visitors are spoilt for choice. Of course, the white-sand beaches that ring the southern and western coasts are the principal draw, along with some of the finest hotels and spas in Thailand. Each beach is different, from the upmarket resorts of Surin and Ao Bang Thao, to family-oriented Rawai, or the sin city of Patong, home of hangovers and go-go girls. But there’s also the culturally rich east-coast capital Phuket Town, as well as wildlife sanctuaries and national parks in the north. With so many options remember what time your leaves!
Day 32: Penang
Penang has long served as the link between Asia’ and an important outlet to the markets of Europe and the Middle East. At its heart is diverse, cosmopolitan George Town, Penang Island’s main city and an urban centre that delivers old-world Asia in spades; imagine trishaws pedaling past, watermarked Chinese shop-houses and blue joss smoke perfuming the air. The freshest aspects of modern culture are present, too, in an exceptional art scene and free-spirited carnivals, all fed by an infectious local enthusiasm for Penang’s long history and multitude of cultures.
Day 33: At Sea
Day 34: Singapore
Disembark your ship – Queen Mary 2 and spend a further two days sightseeing in Singapore.