What better way to sail through this icy period than by booking once-in-a-lifetime trips to stunning destinations at amazing prices. Below, Iglu Cruise highlights three incredible sailings to tick off the bucket list.
Cruise of the week…
Kyoto & Miyajima Spring Blossoms, Mt. Fuji Tour and Tokyo Stay, 23 March 2025 (17 nights)
Iglu Cruise (www.iglucruise.com; 02037 335 557) is offering a 17-night cruise onboard Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Millennium from £3,499 per person (book before 31st January and save £50pp & reduced deposit) departing from London airports on 23 March 2023. The price is based on 2 adults sharing an inside cabin and includes all-inclusive drinks, wifi and transfers.
This bucket list trip begins with a 3-night hotel stay in Tokyo, where cruisers can take in the stunning views of Mount Fuji on a relaxing boat trip on Lake Ashi, from here visitors can ride on the Hakone Sky Gondola over the Owakudani Valley before taking the bullet train back to Tokyo. Days in Tokyo can be spent exploring this bustling city’s history and the endless array of shopping and entertainment in this city which seamlessly blends past, present and future. Cruising on, the ship arrives in Kobe, the home of the most famous beef in the world, before stopping in Kyoto, where voyagers can explore the temples on a zen excursion, bound to calm even the most energetic of travellers. From here, the next stop is Hiroshima, where travellers can delve into the painful past of the area before journeying over to the island of Miyajama to take in the awe-inspiring spring Cherry Blossoms. The next stop is Nagasaki’s charming streets and historic museums before stopping at the ‘Hawaii of Korea’ Jeju City, and then Kagoshima for a view of the active volcano Sakurajima. The penultimate stop on the voyage is Shimizu, with the option for visitors to hike Mt Fuji before journeying back to Tokyo.
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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with United Arab Emirates & Qatar, 22 November 2023 (10 nights)
Iglu Cruise (www.iglucruise.com, 02037 335 557) is offering a 10 night cruise onboard MSC Cruises’ MSC Virtuosa from £2,079 per person departing from London airports on 22 November 2023. Price is based on an inside cabin and includes transfers, hotels and practice, qualifying and grandstand Grand Prix tickets.
This once in a lifetime cruise starts off with a luxurious four night stay at an Abu Dhabi hotel to enjoy the heart stopping show that is the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Enjoy tickets to practice, qualifying and race day before leaving Abu Dhabi for the equally incredible Dubai, home of luxury and opulence. From Dubai, cruise go-ers can enjoy a visit to Sir Bani Yas Island, home to the incredible Arabian Wildlife Park. The penultimate stop on the voyage is Doha, before returning to Dubai.
Natural Wonders of Iceland from Liverpool, 31 August 2023 (9 nights)
Iglu Cruise (www.iglucruise.com, 02037 335 557) is offering a 9 night cruise onboard Fred Olsen’s Borealis from £1,455 per person (was £1,499) departing from Liverpool on the 31st August 2023. Price is based on an inside cabin.
Departing from Liverpool, this incredible Icelandic cruise sails through Scotland’s scenic St Kilda Archipelago before reaching its first stop of Seydisfjordur in East Iceland. There’s something for everyone in this picturesque town, from hiking to museums. Cruising on, the next stop is Akureyri, with stunning views of the Fjord from the forecourt, with the next stop being Isafjör, this North Icelandic town is filled with wooden houses and corrugated Iron roofs, surrounded by dramatic landscape. Continuing on, the cruise stops at Reykjavik, home to the most striking buildings you’ll ever see, before cruising back to Liverpool.
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