The world’s a big place with hidden secrets and much to explore, too much for most people. Emerald Cruises is making travellers’ lives wanting to experience all it offers simpler with the introduction of their Epic Voyages. The exciting new service is ideal for those struggling to decide which part of the world to uncover next by allowing guests to combine two or more cruise itineraries.
We’re fans of Emerald Cruises and their innovative newly launched Epic Voyages shows why; they’re quite simply a company that thinks out of the box and adapts to travellers needs. Emerald offers a mouthwatering range of luxury cruises, and one of the most challenging parts is choosing which one to go on. Thankfully, Epic Voyages solves that problem.
If you’re not restricted when it comes to a holiday budget, those with a little more time on their hands and an urge to explore and now combine cruise itineraries allowing them to luxuriate for longer and experience much more.
For a true insight into life on Europe’s rivers, cruise the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers all in one incredible 23-day journey with the Rhine, Main & Danube River Cruise between Bucharest and Amsterdam. Combining two of Emerald Cruises’ most popular journeys, this itinerary takes in the dramatic history and culture of nine countries, including Austria, Croatia, Serbia and Romania.
On this journey, guests will learn about Bulgarian history while exploring the former capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, Veliko Tarnovo, while touring with a local guide. Embark on guided hikes to Ivanovo Church and Belogradchik Fortress, and be welcomed into the homes of locals for a unique dining experience in Osijek, Croatia and Bratislava, Slovakia.
Other highlights of this cruise include a choir concert in Arbanasi, a Serbian folklore show and a traditional Bulgarian pastry-making workshop. In addition to this, there’s plenty of included guided city tours, cycling tours, hikes and local vineyard visits and tastings – it’s an itinerary packing a cultural punch.
Guests longing to explore the world’s most beautiful coastlines and wanting longer to enjoy the new luxury superyacht, Emerald Azzurra, have ample options to choose from. The 15-day Discover French & Italian Coastlines itinerary takes guests on an all-encompassing journey of Italy’s stunning Mediterranean coastline when it travels from Dubrovnik to Nice.
This adventure allows you to learn about the Byzantine, Venetian, and Turkish influences during an included guided tour of Monopoli, bask in Sicily’s Giardini Naxos waters or embark on a walking tour of Taormina. Explore the glistening piazzas and waterfront restaurants of the Amalfi Coast before heading to one of Tuscany’s hidden gems – Porto Ercole. Guests can join a guided tour of Cote d’Azur as the incredible journey comes to an end in glamorous Nice. Prices for the 15-day cruise start from £7,385 per person departing 6 August 2022.
While the 15-day Discover the Eastern Mediterranean itinerary takes guests from Dubrovnik to Athens on a journey through Montenegro, Albania, Greece and Turkey. Highlights include an exclusive concert in a local church in Kotor, a mussel cooking demonstration in a local Albanian restaurant, and Corfu Old Town’s walking tour. Explore the stunning coastlines by kayak or stand-up paddleboard, or even head off to explore the Corfiot countryside on a Jeep tour. Prices for the 15-day voyage start from £7,340 per person departing 7 May 2022.
The discounts currently available
In today’s modern world, spending a little less than you need do is in vogue, plus, the more money you dave, the more you have to celebrate and enjoy yourselves with! Emerald Cruises is currently offering savings of up to 30 per cent on all 2022 yacht cruises when booked and paid in full 12 months prior to departure. If the itinerary is departing within 12 months, guests can take advantage of this offer when booking and paying in full on the same day.
For peace of mind, all new bookings include a complimentary Deposit Protection Plan, valued at £100 per person, as well as the reassurance of a Flexible Booking Policy. All prices include return UK flights, transfers, the cruise as stated, tipping and gratuities, onboard meals, as well as included excursions and experiences with knowledgeable local guides.
For more information on Emerald’s Epic Voyages or to make a booking visit www.emeraldcruises.co.uk or speak to your local travel agent.