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2023 No-Fly Queen Victoria Centenary World Voyage

101 nights
11 Jan 2023
Queen Victoria
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Prices from

£12,699

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7379

What's Included

  • 101 night full-board cruise on board Queen Victoria
  • Overnight stays in port in New York, San Francisco, Sydney, Hong Kong, Singapore and Dubai
  • 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

There’s something distinctly refined and regal about a Cunard cruise and the beautiful Queen Victoria certainly upholds the fine traditions of this luxury line. Even before you board this beautiful ship you’ll note the trademark black and red livery which, together with her sleek modern design, immediately sets the theme of proud cruising heritage married with innovative features for today’s cruise guests. From her plush, elegantly decorated public rooms to her gourmet dining and luxurious, spacious cabins, Queen Victoria exudes class. The range of options for high-quality entertainment and enrichment, as well as serene relaxation make for the cruise holiday of a lifetime.

With icons from popular culture at every turn, from the Statue of Liberty and the neon lights of Broadway to Fifth Avenue's Museum Mile and Central Park's walkways, New York is the perfect destination to enjoy an activity-packed break. See where millions first stepped ashore at Ellis Island, visit the Empire State Building and Times Square or just enjoy a cream cheese bagel in Central Park.

St Maarten is an island surrounded by beautiful white sandy beaches, lively boardwalks and a mix of culture and heritage. The island is divided into two, Dutch St Maarten and French Saint Martin, both of which offer different culture, history and architecture making this island interesting and one of a kind. The Dutch Sint Maarten is situated in the south and is alive with bustling resorts, casinos, bars and restaurants while the northern French Saint Martin reminds you of a French fishing village, filled with colour, houses built into the cliffs and mouth-watering cuisine. 

Aruba is an island surrounded by beautiful white beaches and glistening waters. The island is alive with Dutch heritage and history. The streets are lined with pastel painted houses in nearby Oranjestad, which also offers boutiques and malls for those wanting to shop. The beaches are stunning and offer amazing diving and snorkelling opportunities. The famous Natural Bridge can be found on the windward side of the island.

This beautiful stretch of Mexican coastline features nine bays nestled amongst a verdant rainforest at the foot of the Sierra Madre mountain range. The area is rich in biodiversity and has been designated a national park to protect its unique ecosystem. Scattered across the bays are 36 unspoilt sandy beaches with blue-green waters that gently lap the shore.

It’s a desert, a beach, blue surf and big fish along the southern tip of Baja California. Cruise visitors will find that Cabo is exquisite, the shopping divine, and the beaches all shine. Lover's Beach is a great place to see the arch at Land's End, and this is one of the best places on earth to swim with dolphins at their world renowned dolphin centre.

San Francisco is a compact city of world-class culture, historical landmarks and award-winning dining, surrounded by the sparkling Bay area and guarded by the famous Golden Gate Bridge. Take the cable car ride over Nob Hill, visit the Majong parlours in Chinatown and take a trip to Twin Peaks-Lake Merced. A ferry ride will lead you to enchanting Sausalito, or escape Fisherman’s Wharf to Alcatraz.

A land of waterfalls and volcanoes, Hilo is a tropical paradise. Visit Liliuokalani Gardens, a Japanese garden on the shore of Kuhio Bay and contains 30 acres of pagodas, ponds, and picnic areas. Inland, along the lower reaches of Mauna Kea, Kolekole stream plunges 442 feet over a cliff at Akaka Falls. Closer into town travellers can see Rainbow Falls, a beautiful 80ft waterfall.

Honolulu has it all. Here you’ll find everything from historic landmarks and treasured monuments to world-class shopping and a flourishing arts and culture scene. Honolulu spreads throughout the south eastern shores of Oahu, from Pearl Harbour to the world famous Waikiki, once a playground for the Hawaiian royalty.

Apia serves as a gateway to neighbouring Samoa. Samoa offers stunning beaches, crystal waters, natural beauty, history and culture. Visit the Samoa Scenic Tour where you will see breathtaking sights and natural wonders of Apia, from the Falefa Falls to the Piula Cave Pool. Walk through the town visiting one of the many museums, galleries and experience the old charm imbedded into the city.

Nuku’alofa is an island surrounded by white sandy beaches and turquoise waters. Dubbed as the ‘Home of Love’, Nuku’alofa is an island perfect for experiencing the local culture and island lifestyle. Walk around the small island for beautiful views of the stunning landscape. Snorkel in the crystal waters and see a colourful underwater marine paradise. Visit the Royal Palace for spectacular cultural shows put on by the local Tongan people.

Auckland, based around 2 large harbours, is a major city in the north of New Zealand’s North Island. In the centre, the iconic Sky Tower has views of Viaduct Harbour, which is full of superyachts and lined with bars and cafes.

Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s fastest-growing cities. The Bay of Plenty coastline has miles of golden beaches to enjoy. Explore the beautiful natural landscape in one of the many parks, and try your hand at mountain biking or white water rafting. If you prefer a more laid-back holiday, spend a relaxing day dolphin-watching.

The Bay of Islands are a collection of holiday islands set in tranquil waters and on a backdrop of beautiful green landscape. The turquoise waters surrounding these islands are teeming with dolphins and other forms of marine life and trips can be made to swim with these wild animals. Walks to Haruru Falls will allow you scenic views of the cascading water.

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.

Known as the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns is a tropical city in North Queensland. Experience the world’s largest reef system with a tour of the Great Barrier Reef. Visit Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park to learn about indigenous Aboriginals. Take the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for unrivalled views of the lush landscape below and mingle with locals and sample fresh produce at Rusty’s Market.

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.

Manila is also known as the ‘Pearl of the Orient’ due to its central location along the vital Pacific sea trade routes. Take a taxi ride in a customised Jeepney (former US military jeeps) to Old Manila – see Rizal Park, Manila Cathedral, Fort Santiago, or the medieval Spanish fortress, the walled city of Intramuros. Out of town attractions include ‘shooting the rapids’ at the fabulous Pagsanjan Falls or take a scenic drive past rice fields and fruit orchards up to Tagaytay Highlands, 2,250 feet above sea level.

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.

The Vietnamese seaside resort of Nha Trang is now well on its way to becoming a sophisticated modern town, but you will still find plenty of old fashioned charm. The region surrounding the city is rich in history with one of their most important sacred sites – the Towers of Po Nagar, which dates from the 7th century – lying close to the city.

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.

Magnificent beaches, mystical folklore and jungle-covered hills make Langkawi one of Malaysia’s most popular tropical destinations. Pulau Langkawi is the largest island and is home to Kuah, the main town which is great for a spot of duty-free shopping and nearby you can make your way to Mahsuri’s Mausoleum – a shine erected in honour of Mahsuri, a beautiful maiden who was unjustly accused of adultery.

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!

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.

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.

Aqaba is a vibrant, historical city with dusty, sandy hills and stunning white beaches. Aqaba is full of history and natural beauty and is home to Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This city is 2,200 years old and carved out of the surrounding cliffs. Visit Wadi Rum, an extraordinary desert and mountain region taking you past endless mountains and dunes.

Under the shadow of Vesuvius, Naples is best known for its cache of medieval and Baroque architecture, and as the birthplace of the pizza. With Pompeii on its doorstep, a labyrinthine World Heritage-listed historic centre, and as many churches as Rome, there's a lot to see in this city on the Bay of Naples. Sip a glass of Lacryma Christi wine from the slopes of Vesuvius or shop for a handcrafted nativity scene on Via San Gregorio Armeno. Visit the Archaeological Museum, Museo di Capodimonte, Cathedral, Posillipo Terrace or simply order an authentic Margherita pizza at a piazza café.

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.

The UK’s largest homeport, Southampton lies on the south coast of England on a stretch of water known as The Solent. Explore Southampton’s maritime heritage, including the permanent Titanic exhibition at SeaCity Museum. Visit Tudor House and Garden to discover over 800 years of history in the Old Town. Call at Southampton City Art Gallery to view modern British art. Wander around the harbour, taking in the 12th-century Bargate, built as part of the original city fort.

Life on board Queen Victoria

Overview

There’s something distinctly refined and regal about a Cunard cruise and the beautiful Queen Victoria certainly upholds the fine traditions of this luxury line. Even before you board this beautiful ship you’ll note the trademark black and red livery which, together with her sleek modern design, immediately sets the theme of proud cruising heritage married with innovative features for today’s cruise guests. From her plush, elegantly decorated public rooms to her gourmet dining and luxurious, spacious cabins, Queen Victoria exudes class. The range of options for high-quality entertainment and enrichment, as well as serene relaxation make for the cruise holiday of a lifetime.

Dining

From white-gloved waiter-service afternoon tea to the stylish Steakhouse at The Verandah, Queen Victoria is home to several elegant dining venues, including the Art Deco Britannia Restaurant and Grills restaurants. The 24-hour buffet, pub fare and al fresco dining also provide ample informal choice.

Activities

Fill your days with active pursuits such as yoga, deck games, line dancing and fencing or cultured activities such as the enriching Insights speaker programme, art classes, classical concerts, wine tasting or ballroom dancing in the elegant Queens Room.

Entertainment

Highlights include international cabaret artists, ballroom dancing, live music, theatre productions in the Royal Court Theatre and cocktails at the Yacht Club. For more relaxed entertainment, there’s pub trivia, karaoke, live sports and movie nights.

Ship Facts

Entered service: 2007

Tonnage: 90,049

Number of Decks: 12

Passenger Capacity: 2,061

Total Crew: 981

Number of Cabins: 1,007

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: Yes

Number of Pools: 2

Number of Restaurants: 3

Kids Club: Yes

Choose your home at sea

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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: REP7379

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 window offering ocean view
  • 24 hour room service

Call to book:

01793 575212

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7379

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: REP7379

We're open:

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

Cruise Only from

Cabin Inclusions

  • A king-sized bed, lounge area and desk with personalised stationery
  • 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
  • Exlcusive access to Courtyard, Grills Lounge and Grills Terrace
  • 24 hour room service.

Call to book:

01793 575212

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7379

We're open:

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

Call to book: 

01793 575212

Mon to Sun: 9am - 8pm

Quote Cruise Reference: REP7379