Steve’s Sojourns: Maiden Voyage of new CMV cruise ship
Traditional British Cruise company Cruise and Maritime Voyages have announced the Maiden Voyage of their latest ship Amy Johnson.
Following delivery and a refurbishment programme she will sail from Singapore Thursday 15 April 2021 on a 43-night cruise through Asia, the Middle East, transiting the Suez Canal, before visiting exciting ports in Europe on the way to London Tilbury. The ship will be adult only. Fares are available from £3399pp, on sale 6 February 2020.
Inaugural guests will fly from London overnight to join the ship in Singapore. The Maiden Voyage includes ports in Malaysia, then to India, visiting Egypt and a chance to see Luxor and Jordan. From the Suez Canal there is the opportunity to explore Cairo followed by other interesting and ancient sites in Greece and Italy. The South of France, Southern Spain plus Portugal’s Lisbon and Oporto are towards the end of this amazing journey with La Coruna and Amsterdam the final calls on the way to London Tilbury.
Cruises in Amy Johnson’s inaugural season include a fascinating cultural odyssey sailing from London Tilbury on Saturday 9 October 2021 cruising the Black Sea and the Mediterranean. This unique itinerary includes Odessa, Constanta, Bulgaria, Istanbul and Athens. Then calls at the historically fascinating Israel and Egypt followed by Malta, Sicily, Gibraltar and Vigo on the voyage back to London Tilbury. Fares for the 32-night Grand Black Sea & Mediterranean are available from £2239pp. Full details of this cruise and other exciting adventures on board Amy Johnson during her first season can be found at www.cruiseandmaritime.com.