New age cruising

13 Mar 2018
2 min read
As luxury cruises are becoming more popular due to allowing holidaymakers to discover different destinations in one trip, FOUR takes a look at some of this year’s popular voyages…

Discover the Canadian rocky mountains

See the best of the Canadian West, much of it from the comfort of theGold Leaf Service Caron the Rocky Mountaineer, an award-winning train that presents an ever-changing landscape of beautiful mountains, rivers and forests. This exclusive post-cruise tour follows an incredible 10-day Alaskan voyage withOceania Cruises. Prices start from £2,039 per person.

Sailing departs 31stMay 2017, from Vancouver (Canada), Ketchikan (Alaska), Sitka (Alaska), Hubbard Glacier, Skagway (Alaska), Juneau (Alaska), Wrangell (Alaska) Victoria (Canada), disembark at Vancouver (Canada).


Marvel at the temples and charm of Asia

Travel to Asia with APT Touring and enjoy a three-day premium Bangkok stopover withhighlights including a visit to the Temple of the Golden Buddha in Bangkok anda stay at the Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao – a five-star hotel in the heart of bustling Bangkok. The 17-dayMajestic Myanmarpremium sailing starts from £4,295 for the first person and £3,395 for the second person with the ‘companion flies free’ offer. The one-night Bangkok stopover costs from £270 per person.

Sailing departs 6thApril 2017, from Madalay, Sagaing (Inwa), Yandabo (Bagan), Bagan, Tantkyi Hill (Salay), Magwe, Minhla (Thayetmyo), Pyay (Prome), Sri Ksetra, Myanaung, Zalon, Danuphyu, Maubin, Yangon, Disembark at Yangon.


Explore the waterways of Venice

Enjoy a cruise and city stay with a Celebrity Escapes package fromCelebrity Cruises.Guests can start their break early with a three-night pre-cruise stay in Venice. Visitors to the city can explore the Grand Canal courtesy of Venetian boatmen and island hop by motorboat to further explore the floating city. JoinCelebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Constellationon a three-night Venice City Stay and a nine-night Greek Isles fly/cruise from £2,549 per person. Price includes return flights from London Gatwick and a three-night stay in Venice as part of theCelebrity Escapes City Staypackage, transfers and a nine-night cruise.

Sailing departs 7thAugust 2017, from Venice (Italy) and calling at Dubrovnik (Croatia), Athens (Greece), Mykonos (Greece), Santorini (Greece) and Katakolon (Greece), disembark Venice (Italy).


Visit the land at the end of the world

Discover the pulsating capital of Argentina with an overnight pre-cruise stay in Buenos Aires to explore the nightlife, cuisine and music. Join Ponant on an 11-dayEmblematic Antarcticacruise on boardLe Lyrial, with prices starting at £6,885 per person.

Sailing departs on the 3rdDecember 2017, from Ushuaia, Drake Passge, Neko Harbour, Paradise Bay, Pleneau Island, Port Charcot, Port Lockroy, Deception Island, Weddell Sea, Drake Passage, disembark at Ushuaia.