The iconic luxury cruise line, Cunard has revealed another special world cruise – from New York to Australia and back.
The special voyage, which departs on January 3, 2020, is a 113-night voyage aboard the Queen Mary 2.
Starting with a transatlantic sailing to Southampton, the Queen Mary 2 will call at destinations like Lisbon in Portugal as well as Naples in Italy on the way to Israel.
From there, she’ll sail through the Suez Canal to the Middle East before heading towards Asia. Guests will stop at destinations like Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Hong Kong as well as Indonesia.
While she’s Down Under, she’ll do an extensive tour of the Australia include calls to Darwin, the Whitsunday Islands, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.
After Australia, she’ll sail across the Indian Ocean to Mauritius and Reunion Islands before an extended visit to South Africa and Namibia – a part of the world not to miss.
Before heading back to Southampton, she’ll sail up the west coast of Africa. And she’ll arrive back in New York by April 25, 2020. Some of the highlights of the voyage include overnight stays in Haifa in Israel, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney as well as Cape Town in South Africa.
Fares start from $34,000 or if you don’t have much that time to spend, you can join the Queen Mary 2 from Fremantle to Southampton, Sydney to Southampton or Southampton to Sydney or Southampton to Fremantle.
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