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Columbus World Cruise

Columbus World Cruise

Columbus will make a 121 night World Cruise in January 2018. This is the major highlight of a new 100 page Winter & Spring 2017/2018 brochure that goes on sale this Friday (19 Aug) for the World Cruise. The rest of the cruising programme will be on sale 1st September. The Columbus World Cruise departs from London Tilbury on 5 January 2018. Announcing the new programme Mike Hall, Head of Marketing at CMV said “People dream that when they win the lottery they will take a World Cruise. Now they can without that windfall - CMV has made the wish possible with our buy one get one half price deal.”

The World Cruise includes four continents; three oceans; 40 ports of call including Tahiti, Auckland, Sydney, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Dubai; and Panama and Suez transits. Shorter sector options will be available. It marks to the day, the 20th Anniversary of this ship’s inaugural world cruise as Arcadia. Mike Hall said “Built for deep sea ocean cruising, we believe that Columbus is the ideal ship for this epic circumnavigation of the globe. Her expansive lounge and deck areas offer the perfect surroundings to escape the winter in style and comfort.”

The exceptional value Columbus world cruise is available when booked by 30 November 2016 from only £8275pp, the equivalent of around £68 per day. Plus there are free twin cabin upgrades for early bookers. This fare is based on two people sharing a twin cabin and includes delicious full board cuisine, afternoon teas and late night snacks, Captain’s Cocktail parties, deck parties, self service tea and coffee between 6am and midnight, big show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes, daytime activities and leisure facilities, Guest speakers and arts & crafts, Porterage of luggage port to cabin and port taxes.

150 cabins are available on board Columbus for solo travellers with just a 25% supplement on the equivalent category twin share prices as CMV continue to avoid penalising independent single travellers.

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