Sept. 29 2020 /PRNewswire/
-- Cunard's new 2021 itineraries on Queen Elizabeth go on sale today.
The iconic ship will chart three to 14 night voyages around
Europe before making her way
through Asia to Australia to end the season.
Cunard president, Simon
Palethorpe, said, "We are thrilled to announce such a broad
new program for Queen Elizabeth,
with sailings from Southampton
and, later in 2021, from Barcelona.
"Guests wanting to explore Europe can experience captivating journeys
from a scenic voyage exploring the British coast, to sailings
visiting Norway to Iberia.
"And, for the first time since 2014, Queen Elizabeth will also be sailing a series of
fly-cruises in the Mediterranean, departing from Barcelona, and featuring calls including the
French Riviera, the west coast of Italy and the islands of Majorca and Corsica.
"Queen Elizabeth will finish her
season with a transit through the Suez Canal, crossing the Indian
Ocean to Singapore, before
venturing to Australia.
"Whether guests have sailed with us before, or are taking a
cruise for the first time and want a taster of how special a
holiday with Cunard can be, we think there's an ideal itinerary for
Palethorpe continued, "As an added incentive, guests can enjoy a
complimentary upgrade on their suite or stateroom booking as well
as many other special benefits"
The new program will start in Southampton on April
27th and end on December
19th, 2021 in Melbourne, Australia.
The 2021 itineraries will feature a series of overnight port
calls to Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Lisbon, Rotterdam, Singapore and Auckland, with late evening departures from
Amsterdam, Barcelona, Rotterdam, Aqaba, Colombo and Fremantle.
Prices for a balcony stateroom start at $499.
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Cunard is a luxury British cruise line, renowned for creating
unforgettable experiences around the world. Cunard has been a
leading operator of passenger ships on the North Atlantic, since
1840, celebrating an incredible 180 years of operation. A pioneer
in transatlantic journeys for generations, Cunard is world class.
The Cunard experience is built on fine dining, hand-selected
entertainment and outstanding service. From five-star restaurants
and in-suite dining to inspiring guest speakers, the library and
film screenings, every detail has been meticulously crafted to make
the experience unforgettable. There are currently three Cunard
ships, Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria with destinations including
Europe, the Caribbean, the Far East and Australia. In 2017, Cunard announced plans to
add a fourth ship to its fleet to be launched in 2022. This
investment is part of the company's ambitious plans for the future
of Cunard globally and will be the first time since 1998 that
Cunard will have four ships in simultaneous service. Cunard is
based at Carnival House in Southampton and has been owned since 1998 by
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