By Annick Dournes & Frédéric de Poligny 

 

Celestyal Experience the new flagship of Celestyal Cruises

Celestyal Experience the new flagship of Celestyal Cruises

Celestyal Cruises the world-renowned Greek cruises company proposes a free additional insurance including the COVID-19 cover for every booking made before 30 November 2020. It will give peace of mind to all travellers during their future cruise and allow them to fully enjoy their trip.

 

Welcome on board Celestyal Crystal

Welcome on board Celestyal Crystal

This included insurance is proposed in partnership with “Allianz Global Assitance”. This insurance covers medical and hospital expenses (including those related to COVID-19), transport expenses to the hospital and/or to the next port of call if necessary. The costs of repatriation are also included during the trip as well as the repayment of the cruise’s parts that wouldn’t be done. Trip cancellation fees can also be covered for an additional cost. These conditions apply for all cruises from March to June 2021 booked before 30 November 2020.

 

Mykonos the windmills

Mykonos the windmills

The 2021 season will begin on March 6th with the launch of the company’s new flagship “Celestyal Experience”. Called “Three Continents”, this seven-day cruise will take passengers to Greece (Athens and Rhodes), Turkey (Kusadasi port from where an excursion to beautiful Ephesus is organised), Israel (Ashod), Egypt (Port Said) and Cyprus (Limassol). Excursions are organised from each port of call. You will thus have the opportunity to discover the Acropolis and its new museum, Jerusalem and Bethlehem, Jaffa and Tel Aviv, Limassol, the medieval city of Rhodes, Lindos and Paphos islands and several others sites as well as wine tasting and gastronomic discoveries.

 

Turkey the Celsus library of Ancient Ephesus

Turkey the Celsus library of Ancient Ephesus

All Celestyal Cruises’ ships are built on a human scale. With 789 cabins welcoming 1,800 passengers onboard the new flagship “Celestyal Experience” is a medium size ship offering passenger a more-cosy, almost homely atmosphere. All cruises are all-inclusive cruises. Food, a selection of drinks and some excursions are included in the cruise fee. “Celestyal Experience” has just been entirely renovated and boasts elegant interior design. Four restaurants, seven bars, two pools and jacuzzis, a casino and a theatre with daily shows, entertainment…  On board Greek hospitality is a must and every member of the staff makes every effort to help you have a great experience.

 

Egypt at the pyramids

Egypt at the pyramids

“Celestyal Cruises” has a well-established and well-deserved reputation and is awarded every year with international prizes. Last February its iconic cruise “Three Continents” was awarded by the “Cruise Excellence Awards” as best cruise itinerary. During the last few years it has also been awarded several times for the quality of the excursions, for the quality of service and entertainment onboard as well as for its amazing value for money.

 

Santorini the village of Oia

Santorini the village of Oia

With this new free travel insurance “Celestyal Cruises” offers once again a premium service to its customers. One more very good reason to trust this unique Greek company.

“Celestyal Cruises” proposes all kinds of Mediterranean cruises for 3, 4, 7 and 14 nights.

More information about the different cruises and booking at https://celestyal.com/uk/

Text ©Annick Dournes

Photos ©Frederic de Poligny

 

Rhodes the Grand Masters Palace entrance

Rhodes the Grand Masters Palace entrance

 

After excursion time for swimming on board

After excursion time for swimming on board