Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Celebrity's Expanded Europe In 2014

Celebrity Cruises has announced its European sailings for 2014, with six ships sailing in the region, including two from the UK. Guests can choose from 12 brand new itineraries including new seven-night sailings taking in Mediterranean gems from Barcelona to Venice, 12 and 13-night Classical Mediterranean cruises and 13night Istanbul overnight sailings. Next yeart will also include calls at 102 ports in 30 countries with five new ports of call – Zadar (Croatia), Porto Torres (Sardinia), Almeria (Spain), Sochi (Russia) and Lerwick (Shetlands). 

The cruise line’s newest and most luxurious ships, including recently launched Celebrity Reflection, will all sail their 2014 summer seasons in Europe, with Celebrity Eclipse and Infinity both sailing from UK ports. Celebrity Equinox will also repeat her 12-night Italy and Greek Isles sailings, calling at ports including Rome (Civitavecchia), Santorini and Athens (Piraeus). Fly/cruise prices start from £1,799 per person (based on two people sharing an interior stateroom).

Celebrity Constellation will continue to sail 12-night Norwegian Fjords, Scandinavia and Russia, and Arctic Circle sailings from Amsterdam. A new 14-night Amsterdam to Istanbul itinerary includes a new port of call for Celebrity in Almeria. Celebrity Reflection, will again sail a series of 10 and 11-night Eastern Med cruises from Civitavecchia, including her spa-inspired AquaClass Suites and the ultra-luxurious Reflection Suite - the first to include a glass shower extending over the edge of the ship. Celebrity Silhouette will continue 11-night Italy and Croatia and 12-night Adriatic cruises.

The line's new itineraries include: 
  • Seven-night Greek Isles cruises from Venice. Fly/cruise prices start from £1,399 per person.
  • 12-night Eastern Med and Greek Isles sailings where guests can island hop around Rhodes, Mykonos and Crete (Chania). Fly/cruise prices start from £1,649 per person.
  • The 14-night Holy Land cruises head to historic ports of call including Alexandria (Egypt), Jerusalem (Ashdod, Israel) and Haifa (Israel). Fly/cruise prices start from £1,499 per person.

All prices based on two people sharing an interior stateroom. 

For bookings, follow this link to The Cruise Line, the UK's leading specialist cruise agents.