Luxurious British cruise line Cunard has introduced its 2024 fall and summer time itinerary program, with partaking choices for all its ships, together with the debut summer time itineraries for the upcoming Queen Anne.
The vary of cruises for the 4 mixed queens spans the globe, with wonderful choices to intrigue all vacationers, together with a singular likelihood to sail three queens back-to-back-to-back.
New 2024-2025 Itineraries
Combining all 4 Cunard ships, greater than 190 new voyages can be found, with in-depth, longer itineraries providing unparalleled alternatives to discover wonderful locations.
In complete, the ships will go to 133 ports of name in 45 completely different nations, together with a first-ever go to for Cunard to Nordfjordeid, in western Norway.
“Summertime evokes European glamour aboard Cunard ships,” stated Matt Gleaves, Cunard’s VP of Business Growth, North America. “Whether or not it’s crusing the waters of the Med or navigating by the Greek Isles, friends will see the world in model and luxury.”
Of explicit curiosity are the 22 Transatlantic Crossings supplied aboard Queen Mary 2, iconic journeys that Cunard is well-known for, harkening again to the yesteryear of passenger maritime journey and chic nautical transportation.
Queen Mary 2 will even sail a spread of 7-night itineraries in Canada and New England, with a historically-rich and momentous in a single day go to to Boston on July 4, 2023. Sailings alongside the Norwegian Fjords, all through northwestern Europe, and the Caribbean spherical out the wonderful choices of Cunard’s oldest ship and solely traditional ocean liner.
Likewise, Queen Victoria will even provide distinctive itinerary decisions, together with a 14-night Istanbul, Greek Isles, and Italy crusing departing Rome (Civitavecchia) on Might 13, 2024. This relaxed itinerary will embody longer port visits and overnights for loads of cultural exploration at every wonderful vacation spot.
Queen Elizabeth, in the meantime, will likely be crusing to extra unique, far-flung locations with itineraries in Japan, together with an outstanding 9-night roundtrip circumnavigation of the nation from Tokyo, in addition to extra detailed itineraries for various components of Japan and occasional ports of name in South Korea and Taiwan.
Maiden Itineraries for Queen Anne
When the much-anticipated Queen Anne, the primary new ship for Cunard in 14 years, debuts in early 2024, she’s going to set sail on a grand season of maiden visits touring the globe.
“Queen Anne brings much more alternatives to discover distant waterways, iconic cities, and naturally all of the pleasures that one would count on aboard our new Cunard Queen,” stated Gleaves.
The biggest ship within the Cunard fleet, Queen Anne will provide sailings from 2-19 nights to all kinds of locations, making 62 maiden calls to various ports resembling Reykjavik, Gibraltar, Rotterdam, Dubrovnik, Malaga, Oslo and extra.
Alongside the way in which, the ship will function longer in-port visits and plenty of late-night departures or in a single day stays, giving friends ample time to totally immerse themselves within the distinctive and wonderful cultures they go to, in addition to plentiful sea days to get to know the brand new vessel.
Queen Anne will debut in early 2024, with the capability to welcome 3,000 passengers per crusing. The 113,000-gross-ton Pinnacle-class ship will likely be by far the most important in Cunard’s fleet, with artwork deco touches and a distinctive character worthy of her title.
“Simply the way in which a world-renowned orchestra delivers a sense, or takes you to a second or an period, Queen Anne’s aesthetic would do the identical in harkening Cunard’s gilded age, however by the daring, onward lens of modernity,” stated Adam D. Tihany, Artistic Director for Cunard.
Visitors who need the final word alternative with Cunard can cleverly prepare three sailings back-to-back-to-back to expertise three queens throughout a 29-night voyage.
First, the journey begins with an eastbound Transatlantic Crossing on Queen Mary 2, then strikes to Queen Anne in Southampton with a 14-night United Kingdom and Iceland voyage.
After debarking from the second crusing, a fast flight will take friends to Italy and Queen Victoria for extra exploration and wonderful experiences in Croatia, Malta, and different fascinating locations.
All of Cunard’s upcoming itineraries will likely be accessible for reserving from 8 a.m. on December 6, 2022, with loyal World Membership members capable of reserve their house a day early, from December 7.