Thursday, 2 March 2017

Northwest Passage aboard Crystal Serenity



Cruiseco is delighted to offer guests the opportunity to sail for 39 nights from Anchorage to New York, aboard Crystal Serenity.

Departing on 14th August 2017, this unique itinerary includes an overnight stay in Anchorage (Seward), before setting sail on this spectacular voyage.  Guests will cruise and explore the most picturesque scenery across Alaska, Canada, Greenland, before culminating in the US.  Due to the nature of this voyage Crystal Serenity is escorted by an ice breaker throughout the passage.  Prices, which start from $32,850 per person for a Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom, includes economy class airfare from Australia to Anchorage, returning from New York with a stopover in Honolulu.

Steve Lloyd, Chief Executive Officer, Cruiseco said,

"Cruiseco is pleased to offer guests this truly amazing holiday experience, sailing through the captivating Northwest Passage, before spending time in New York and Honolulu.  This voyage provides every traveller with an array of high points.  From exploring historic towns, observing local wildlife and stunning natural landscapes, to participating in a wide selection of adventure activities, there is something to offer everyone.  Our past Northwest Passage cruises have proven to be extremely popular; normally selling out within a month therefore we would encourage anyone who would like to sail, to secure their suite with us early."

The itinerary, which has been handpicked by Cruiseco, allows guests to enjoy a combined fly, cruise and stay holiday, in some of the most spectacular countries around the world.  The North West Passage itinerary sails the North Coast of America, through the mesmerising waters of the Atlantic, Pacific and Artic Oceans, stopping in 13 ports along the way.



Voyage highlights include:

·         Nome Alaska, home to the largest gold pan in Alaska.
·         Ulukhaktok Canada, famous for its traditional art, iconic golf course and tip of the Diamond Jenness Peninsula.
·         Pond Inlet Canada, is considered the jewel of the North with ice caves to explore and an abundance of wildlife to observe.
·         Iluissat Greenland, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
·         A three night stay in the Plaza Hotel New York.
·         A three night stay in Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort.

"Cruiseco and Crystal Cruises ensure that guests have a remarkable holiday by taking care of everything.  Aboard Crystal Serenity, guests will discover perfection and luxury.  Offering six star service, fast check-in at ports, complimentary fine wines, premium spirits and champagne and other beverages, complimentary dining in speciality restaurants and 24-hour room service" added Lloyd.

Prices to travel aboard Crystal Serenity on a 39-night holiday experience, departing on the 14th August 2017, start from $32,850* per person, based on twin share in a Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom. Fares include: Economy class airfare from Australia to Anchorage, returning from New York with a stopover in Honolulu flying with Qantas Airways and American Airlines, one night pre-cruise stay at the Sheraton Anchorage including breakfast, 32 night cruise aboard Crystal Serenity from Anchorage (Seward) to New York, three night post-cruise stay at The Plaza Hotel New York including breakfast, three night stay at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort Honolulu including breakfast, private transfers between airport, hotel and ship and port charges, government fees and air taxes.

For additional itinerary options or to book whilst cabins are still available, visit www.cruising.com.au or call (02) 9492 8520.

*Prices are subject to availability and subject to change.  Terms and conditions apply.