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2023 No-Fly Queen Mary 2 Centenary World Voyage

102 nights
11 Jan 2023
Queen Mary 2
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Prices from

£12,599

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7378

What's Included

  • 102 night full-board cruise on board Queen Mary 2
  • Overnight stays in port in Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney and Cape Town
  • Evening Performances an array of entertainment choices such as singers, dancers, instrumentalists, illusionist, aerial entertainers
  • Gala balls with themed evenings, ballroom dancing, live musicians and a variety of activities from Art to guest speakers to dance classes there really is something for all to enjoy 
  • Sit back, relax & set off on an adventure through the stars
  • Swimming pools, whirlpools, sports courts and deck games available for all. Awaken your senses at Mareel Spa and Fitness* with fully equipped gym & fitness classes*
  • Upgrade to a Grills Suite for exclusive restaurant access with intimate dining & exclusive access to Grills Lounge & Grills Terrace
  • Specialty Restaurants * – Includes The Verandah specialty seafood and steakhouse or indulge your sweet tooth at Sir Samuel’s with the finest tea’s and most luxurious Godiva chocolates

*Available at a supplement

Your Itinerary

Quite simply, the Queen Mary 2 is the most magnificent ocean liner ever built, so, a fabulous cruise holiday on this wonderful ship is an 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 marvellous pool areas for relaxation, this wonderful ship has everything you could possibly want for the most marvellous time at sea.

Lisbon is a stately city of Neoclassical buildings and wide plazas. Eternally linked to the sea, Lisbon's magnificent harbour is spanned by the longest suspension bridge in Europe. Other landmarks include the World Heritage Sites of Belém Tower and Jerónimos Monastery, both built in Lisbon's native Manueline architectural style.

Because of its geographic position, Heraklion is an ideal starting point for visitors to explore the many sights of this beautiful Greek island. Visit the Venetian Walls, or perhaps visit the Fountain of Morosini close to the colourful fruit and vegetable market. The shops range from the chic boutiques, to herb shops and souvenirs stores. Alternatively, sit in a local café or taverna sipping either a coffee or the local fire water, Raki, and watch the world go by Greek-style.

Safaga is the gateway to the temples and tombs of Luxor, the world’s greatest open-air museum, and once ancient Thebes. Explore the magnificent ancient ruins of tombs and palaces in the glorious city of the god Amun-Ra, marvel at the Pharaonic tombs in the Valleys of Kings and Queens, and the enormous columns and statues in this awe-inspiring site.

Situated at the base of the Al Qara Mountains, Salahah is a city filled with charm and charisma. The City offers beautiful beaches, traditional Islamic architecture, mountains covered in frankincense trees, historical trips to the caves Marneef Caves and much more. A trip to the tomb of Hiob with a stop off at the unforgettable blow holes will leave you amazed at this City’s beauty.

One of the world’s most modern cities, Abu Dhabi is simply a captivating mix of historical culture, tradition and ultra-modern developments. Visit the Heritage Village that depicts the life and traditions of Bedouin and other cultures, Liwa Oasis, one of the largest oases in Arabia or the striking Clock Tower.

Dubai is known as an adult’s playground, with an ever-growing list of dazzling attractions to complement its year-round sunshine and swathes of golden beaches. Head to the top of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, and see the carefully choreographed dancing fountains below. They’re beautifully lit in the evenings. There’s also maze-like souks wreathed in the aroma of spices, thrilling waterparks and desert safaris in the rolling dunes beyond the city.

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. For tourists that come from all over the world, Muscat holds a special charm with its grand forts, parks and museums all of which help to understand the history of Oman.

Sri Lanka conjures up the exotic and the mysterious, and here you could choose from a diverse range of activities, from exploring the temples of the Sinhalese Kingdom or taking a guided tour of an Elephant orphanage. You could also take look at the Pettah Bazaar where you can buy almost anything and everything!

Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and offers a huge range of tours to help you discover the region. Go trekking in Khao Sok National Park, explore Phang Nga Bay’s dazzling limestone scenery by canoe, try snorkelling, or visit Phuket’s rubber and coconut plantations.

Although the miles of golden sandy beaches lure visitors to Penang, take time to ride a trishaw to George Town where you can shop for exquisite batiks and visit the Khoo Wall, with its pillars and roof elaborately decorated with intricate carvings by master craftsmen from China. Visit Kek Lok Si, reputed to be the largest and most beautiful Buddhist temple complex in Southeast Asia.

Port Klang is close to the tall skyscrapers and large shopping malls of Kuala Lumpur. The city of Kuala Lumpur has a fantastic range of sightseeing opportunities. Visit the National Museum showcasing traditional Malay architecture or stop at the National Mosque, which embodies a contemporary expression of traditional Islamic art, calligraphy and ornamentation. Located adjacent to the National Mosque is the ‘must see’ impressive Old Railway Station, one of the city’s most photographed landmarks.

Welcome to Singapore, where sacred Buddhist and Hindu temples sit in the shadows of sleek, futuristic architecture and the world-renowned street food offers a spectrum of flavours to tantalise every palate. Don’t forget to try the chilli crab, its national dish. It’s also home to the famous colonial-style Raffles Hotel, where the Singapore Sling cocktail was invented, as well as the spectacular Gardens By The Bay. It’s truly a city that never fails to impress.

Phu My is the gateway to Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City, one of the most bustling and spirited cities in Vietnam. The city offers an abundance of history and culture with museums, palaces and temples. The Ben Thanh Market is a market offering everything from souvenirs to local delicacies and is a day trip in itself.

Chan May lies between the historic towns of Hue City and Hoi An. Visit the Citadel where the emperor once lived in Hue City, or wander the shops, art galleries and cafés of Hoi An as you marvel at its ancient buildings. Both offer plenty of temples, museums and galleries as well as diverse local cuisine.

Diverse and delicious with an insatiable appetite, Hong Kong – also called the 'City of Life' – is bursting with energy. Visit the dynamic Stanley Market where shoppers will find an unparalleled selection of bargains and hidden treasures, Victoria Park for spectacular views of the harbour or one of the 9,000 bars, pubs and restaurants Kowloon has to offer.

With a landscape dominated by the imposing Mount Tangkoko and surrounded by serene blue waters, Bitung on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi is a nature retreat made in heaven. Delve into its lush rainforest and national park where troops of crested black macaques can be found playing in the trees, as well as tarsier monkeys. Or if you’re lucky, you could find colourful hornbills soaring through the air.

This small but cosmopolitan city has a thriving art scene with eccentric festivals throughout the year. Explore the busy markets for food, music and culture, or get active with rugby, cricket, basketball and Aussie-rules football. Relax in the restaurants and pubs, or sunbathe at the beautiful Casuarina Beach.

Perched on a lush peninsula at Shute Harbour, Airlie Beach is a popular starting point for trips to the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsunday Islands. Swim in the man-made lagoon, visit one of the many local pubs or restaurants or for those looking for a little more adventure, why not try the Whitsunday Crocodile Safari.

Brisbane is a lively, cosmopolitan city with beautiful riverside parks, a busy cultural calendar and a vibrant café culture. The river is lined with busy malls, riverfront plazas, outdoor man-made beaches, water parks, botanical gardens and wildlife parks. The vibe here is relaxed with nearby Gold Coast and Surfer’s Paradise being a top location for watersports and some of Australia’s best beaches.

Sydney, the striking sights of the iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge will welcome you with open arms. As Australia's most cosmopolitan city, you can expect breathtaking energy as you roam the bustling streets, exploring the sights of this spectacular destination. Admire the captivating works at the Museum of Contemporary Art, star gaze from the planetarium in Sydney's Observatory or amble through the beautiful greenery of The Royal Botanic Garden.

Make sure you take a stroll down the stunning tree-lined Lygon Street for the best restaurants and cafes, or visit the famous Yarra Valley for the best in Australian wines. If you’re a sports fan you could also enjoy a tour of the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Kangaroo Island offers stunning scenery, crystal-clear waters and beautiful wilderness inhabited by native Australian animals. This diverse island has soaring cliffs, dense bushland, towering sand dunes and wetlands. Visit one of the island's many parks including Flinders Chase National Park, famous for the Remarkable Rocks, Kelly Hill Conservation Park for its magnificent limestone caves and hiking and Seal Bay Conservation Park where visitors can walk among a colony of Australian sea lions. Stand on the beach and catch glimpses of migrating whales with their calves.

The capital of South Australia, Adelaide is a cosmopolitan city of wide boulevards, fertile gardens and diverse architecture. Discover the Anglican Holy Trinity Church and the Parliament House. Explore the collection of Aboriginal, colonial, and Melanesian art at the South Australian Museum. Stroll the historic Adelaide Central Market, or simply relax beneath a fig tree canopy in the Botanic Gardens.

Busselton is a city on the southwest tip of Western Australia. It's known for its sheltered beach and seasonal humpback whale populations. The beachfront features the 19th-century Busselton Jetty.

Perth is a cosmopolitan city surrounded by stunning beaches, acres of vineyards and secluded bays. Take a cruise down the Swan River, past parks, gardens and skyscrapers, to the beautiful vineyards in Swan Valley. Stop at Perth Zoo and explore the local and not-so-local animals. Hire a bike and head to the secret beaches or kayak to secluded bays. Whether you want beaches or shopping, guided tours or independent travel, Perth has something for everyone.

The capital of Mauritius, Port Louis offers something for everyone. Shopaholics will have their cravings satisfied in every way. Birdwatchers will be fulfilled at Casela Bird Park. Water enthusiasts head straight for the island’s beaches. Many enjoy Grand Bay for sailing, windsurfing and waterskiing. La Cuvette beach or lovely Pereybere cove and south-easterly Blue Bay beach are ideal for bathing, windsurfing and sailing. Le Morne and Tamarin are popular for surfing and swimming. Flic en Flac, its white-sand beaches fringed with filaos and casuarinas, is perfect for sunbathing.

Réunion blends French, Indian, African and Chinese influences, which have created diverse food, music and culture. It has a varied landscape and impressive scenery, with spectacular waterfalls, immense volcanoes, and deep canyons. Explore the island’s exceptional natural beauty by diving off the cliffs, surfing the waves, flying over the volcanoes and trekking up its majestic mountains.

Durban is situated in the KwaZulu Province of South Africa and is the second largest city in South Africa. Locally known as Thekwini, Durban is South Africa’s leading beach resort with ideal year-round beach weather and a relaxed atmosphere. Located along Africa’s southernmost tip, Durban has an extraordinary ambiance and is known as Africa’s ‘busiest and best-managed port’.

‘The Friendly City’ - Port Elizabeth is one of the largest cities in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province. It is a perfect location to take a day tour to the top game reserves in the country including Schotia, Shamwari, Addo Elephant Park, and Lalibela, or relax in the beautiful nature regions of Tsitsikamma and Baviaanskloof.

Cape Town is home to stunning scenery, rich history and the iconic Table Mountain.

Set surrounding the beautiful natural lagoon, Walvis Bay is teaming with plentiful bird life, flamingos and pelicans, and is home to a quaint harbour filled with shops, restaurants, museums and beautiful churches.

Home to magnificent Mount Teide that towers over the landscape, pearl-white sandy beaches and tropical-forest walks, Tenerife is a stunning resort just waiting to be explored. The largest of Spain’s Canary Islands, it’s a popular destination for tourists. Stroll the welcoming beaches, dipping your toes in the warm North Atlantic, awaken your senses in the superb botanical garden, filled with collection of vibrant exotic flora and aromatic herb gardens, or, indulge in delicious Canary Island fare in El Calderite de la Abuela.

Life on board Queen Mary 2

Overview

Quite simply, the Queen Mary 2 is the most magnificent ocean liner ever built, so, a fabulous cruise holiday on this wonderful ship is an 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 marvellous pool areas for relaxation, this wonderful ship has everything you could possibly want for the most marvellous time at sea.

Dining

From classic British and French in the Britannia and Grills restaurants to the best steak onboard at The Verandah, plus daily traditional afternoon tea and a range of international cuisines at Kings Court Buffet, there’s something to suit every taste.

Activities

Enjoy a show at the planetarium, take part in fencing, relax in the Mareel Spa or sign up for the outstanding Insight programme; while little ones are entertained in the age-appropriate kids’ clubs.

Entertainment

There’s never a dull moment with West End-style productions at the Royal Court Theatre, a full live music programme, karaoke and quiz nights, plus ballroom dancing in the Queens Room and live DJs at the ship’s G32 nightclub.

Ship Facts

Entered Service: 2004

Tonnage 149,000

Number of Decks: 12

Passenger Capacity: 2,691

Total Crew: 1,292

Number of Cabins: 1,276

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: Yes

Number of Pools: 4

Number of Restaurants: 4

Kids Club: Yes

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Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar
  • An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • Sparkling wine to welcome you on board
  • Your own steward for the duration of your stay
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

01793 575212

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7378

We're open:

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

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Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar
  • An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • Sparkling wine to welcome you on board
  • Your own steward for the duration of your stay
  • A window offering an ocean view
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

01793 575212

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7378

We're open:

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

Cruise Only from

Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar
  • An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • Sparkling wine to welcome you on board
  • Your own steward for the duration of your stay
  • A stateroom balcony overlooking the ocean with table and chairs to relax in
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

01793 575212

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7378

We're open:

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

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Cabin Inclusions

Approximately 381 sq. ft.

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk 
  • Satellite TV, illy coffee machine, atlas and a mini-bar
  • Bathroom with bath and shower
  • Complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries
  • Velour robe and slippers 
  • Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow
  • A selection of fresh fruit, delivered daily
  • Sparkling wine and chocolates to welcome you on board.
  • Your own Grills Concierge for the duration of your stay
  • A spacious private balcony with table and chairs to relax in
  • A seven-pillow concierge menu
  • Freedom dining in the Princess Grill restaurant
  • Optional in-room dining from the Princess Grill menu
  • Exclusive access to the Grills Lounge and Grills Terrace
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

01793 575212

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7378

We're open:

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

Call to book: 

01793 575212

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7378