Thursday, 27 January 2011

Variety Cruises Announces New Build for 2012 - Variety Voyager

Variety Voyager, due May 2012

Variety Cruises announces the debut of its newest ship, the M/Y Variety Voyager, with an expected launch date of May 2012. The ship will explore the Mediterranean on Variety Cruises’ new Treasures of South Italy and Malta seven-night program.

Variety Voyager motor yacht will maintain the intimacy of mega yacht cruising that is the cornerstone of the Variety Cruises concept. The 68-meter vessel will host up to 64 guests in 32 fully equipped staterooms, assuring guest’s utmost safety and comfort.

The M/Y Variety Voyager will make its maiden voyage on the new Treasures of South Italy and Malta cruise. Exploring the southern coast and islands of Italy and Malta, the cruise will sail May – October 2012 for seven nights. Ports of call begin with Salerno in southern Italy and the island of Capri. In Sicily, the program will visit Lipari, Stromboli, Giardini Naxas, Taormina, Syracuse, Porto Empedocle and Cefalu, with an additional stop in Malta. Her winter voyages will take her to the Indian Ocean where she operate two cruise programs : a/ In November and again in March, The Gulf and the Treasures of Oman from Muscat /Oman to Abu Dhabi / United Arab Emirates. b / From December 2012 to March 2013, she will cruise along the Western Coast India , from Mumbai or Trivandrum offering a unique insight of India and a world first on small ship

With 28 crewmembers, Variety Voyager guarantees outstanding guest service. Highlights include:

* Indoor restaurant seating 64 guests with expansive floor to ceiling glass windows to showcase ocean views
* Outdoor restaurant area seating 50 people
* Lounge area at main deck seating 64 passengers and adjoining reception area and bar.
* A trendy and spacious outdoor Deck Bar Lounge will feature late-night entertainment from resident DJs and other entertainment
* Wellness Zone on the Marina Deck, offering a Balinese Spa with massages, sauna, steam rooms and an exercise area with various fitness equipment
* The aft section of the ship includes a Marina zone allowing for easy launch of Zodiacs, access to the sea and to watersports equipment
* Internet corner and library
* Audiovisual equipment perfect for groups and other entertainment

www.varietycruises.com