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Savour Cunard’s elegance and timeless traditions, as you pass through the Mediterranean Sea and on to Asia, paired with hotel stays in Barcelona and Singapore.

Your holiday of a lifetime begins with an overnight hotel stay in Barcelona, a city drenched in culture and history, art, and architecture. Following your stay, you’ll embark on a luxury Cunard journey from Barcelona to Singapore which transports you to an age of elegance. The Queen Elizabeth is a vessel which epitomizes Cunard’s refined approach to sailing, the perfect ship to transport you through the magical Mediterranean Sea from Barcelona, through the extraordinary Suez Canal into Asia to uncover Asian hidden gems.

Discover extraordinary landscapes, grand temples, stunning architecture and incredible wildlife, making for unforgettable memories. Highlights include calls in Greece, Oman and Sri Lanka: destinations which are home to captivating histories, fascinating cultures and delectable cuisines.

On arrival in scintillating Singapore, you will disembark the Queen Elizabeth to begin your hotel stay in amidst the city of contrasts. Use your hotel as a base to explore Singapore’s kaleidoscope of cultures, uncovering colonial gems and historic temples. Or if you prefer to escape the bustle, trace forgotten walking trails and be charmed by Singapore’s Botanic Gardens.

Your Route

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Board the exquisite Queen Elizabeth

When Her Majesty the Queen conducted the naming ceremony in her own honour in October 2010, she continued a marvellously regal formal cruising tradition. Cunard has maintained all the refined styling, amenities and service associated with the Golden Era of cruise sailing and added modern facilities, leisure and entertainment opportunities. Stunning accommodation and the most exceptional fine dining you’ll ever experience at sea are highlights of the glorious Queen Elizabeth cruise ship. Dance in the grand ballroom, enjoy afternoon tea served by white-gloved waiters, watch extravagant stage shows in opulent theatre surroundings or simply relax and revitalise beside one of the two lovely pool areas.

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Dining

From hearty dishes to healthy snacks, light bites to elegant fine dining, you’ll enjoy a sense of freedom regarding the array of places to eat.

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Entertainment

Each evening brings about a different entertainment highlight. See a dazzling stage show, enjoy black tie gala dinners and savour fabulous live music.

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Spa

The opulent Mareel Spa offers a sanctuary of relaxation where you can indulge in some ‘me time’ with a sumptuous massage or calming facial.

Your 22 Night Holiday Includes

Day 1

29 October 2023

Today you’ll arrive in bustling Barcelona to enjoy an overnight hotel stay amidst the exuberant city

Your holiday begins as you arrive in Barcelona, the Catalonian capital with an unrivalled zest for life. Here you’ll enjoy a four-star overnight stay in amongst the vibrant city, giving you ample opportunity to marvel at its unique combination of art and architecture. Visit the inspiring Sagrada Familia with its stunning stained glass, explore exciting food markets or uncover Gaudi’s eccentric architecture while here.

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Day 2

30 October 2023

Embark the magnificent Queen Elizabeth ahead of a voyage to remember

Today you’ll embark the regal Queen Elizabeth in Barcelona, ahead of a five-star voyage passing through the glorious Mediterranean Sea to Asia. Established as one of the finest cruise liners sailing the five oceans, the magnificent Queen Elizabeth offers the finer things in life to all passengers who sail with her. Enjoy Cunard’s spectacular heritage, sense of occasion and huge array of activities, including ballroom-dancing, lawn bowls and afternoon tea in the Garden Lounge.

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Days 3 - 4

31 October - 1 November 2023

Mingle on board as you enjoy Queen Elizabeth’s array of fantastic bars and restaurants

You’ll have plenty of opportunities to make friends on this cruise, with the diverse mix of bars and restaurants being the perfect places to appreciate convivial company. Let the bar staff shake up your favourite cocktail at Gin & Fizz, or find home comforts in the sanctuary of the Golden Lion Pub, a traditional pub. If live jazz is your thing, spend an evening in the Yacht Club.

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Day 5

2 November 2023

Explore Crete’s captivating ancient past in Heraklion

Savour a call at Heraklion, one of Crete’s most beautiful regions and Greece’s fifth largest city. Home to must-see sites; the Heraklion Archaeological Museum and the Palace of Knossos, which offer interesting insights into Crete’s ancient past. This city exudes low-key urban sophistication and boasts a thriving restaurant and café scene. Marvel Heraklion’s stunning venetian and ottoman fountains and historic churches, stroll its beautiful waterfront, admire the Koule fortress or visit its bustling squares.

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Day 6

3 November 2023

Witness a range of breath-taking performances at sea

You’ll find some of the most talented performers at sea on board the Queen Elizabeth. Settle in at the Royal Court Theatre to watch stunning performances of all kinds; enjoy a range of productions from dazzling West End-style musicals to Shakespeare plays. You’ll also be treated to illusionists, stand-up comedians and singers from several genres, all carefully selected by Cunard to give passengers an experience they’ll treasure forever.

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Day 7

4 November 2023

Marvel at the world’s largest swing bridge as you pass through the incredible Suez Canal towards the Red Sea

Today you’ll cruise through this extraordinary feat of engineering that connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea and provides the world with one of its most important shipping routes. Sail the 120-mile stretch, past low-lying desert landscapes as you make this landmark crossing from Europe. As you cross, behold the impressive El Ferdan Railway bridge, the world’s largest swing bridge, that spans the canal.

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Day 8

5 November 2023

Be astounded by Safaga’s black sand beaches and collection of Ancient Egyptian tombs and temples

Safaga draws visitors from all over the world who come to enjoy its black sand beaches the exceptionally salty mineral waters of the Red Sea, which are thought to have healing properties. Its thin belt of greenery along the banks of the Nile provides a lush setting for an extraordinary collection of tombs and temple complexes that hint at the magnificence of this former Ancient Egyptian capital.

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Days 9 - 12

6 - 9 November 2023

Indulge in rejuvenating spa treatments on board to achieve ultimate relaxation

Discover a haven of relaxation with a day in the exquisite Mareel Wellness & Beauty spa. Taking its inspiration from the oceans on which Cunard ships sail, you’ll find an incredible treatment menu in which to indulge your senses. From revitalising facials to serene massages, you’re sure to leave this sanctuary completely renewed. You’ll also find an Aqua Therapy Centre which provides unique water experiences including a Thermal Suite and Hydrotherapy Pool.

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Day 13

10 November 2023

Be charmed by Salalah a city full of natural wonders, historical significance and astounding architecture

Situated at the base of the Al Qara Mountains, Salalah is a city filled with charm and charisma. The city offers beautiful beaches, traditional Islamic architecture, mountains covered in frankincense trees, historical trips to the caves Marneef Caves and much more. A trip to the tomb of Hiob with a stop off at the unforgettable blow holes will leave you amazed at this city’s beauty.

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Days 14 - 16

11 - 13 November 2023

Spend your days at sea exploring Queen Elizabeth, try a fitness class or a game of croquet

Each day on the ocean you’ll find a new part of the ship to explore or an activity to partake in. Whether you’re brimming with energy or in the mood for some laid-back tranquillity, you’ll be catered for on the Queen Elizabeth. Take a blissful break in the spa, head for the popular games deck where you’ll find shuffleboard, croquet, paddle tennis; attend a fitness class of Pilates, yoga or t’ai chi for a sociable way to stay active or sink into a comfy chair at one of the lounges where you’ll be able to watch major sporting events, from live Premier League football to Formula One.

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Day 17

14 November 2023

Discover Sri Lanka’s diverse capital, Colombo

Sri Lanka conjures up the exotic and the mysterious, and here in the colourful capital of Colombo, you can select from a diverse range of activities. Explore the enchanting temples of the Sinhalese Kingdom or take look at the Pettah Bazaar where you can buy almost anything and everything!

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Days 18 - 21

15 - 18 November 2023

Enjoy iconic Cunard Gala Balls – making for evenings to be looked upon fondly for a lifetime

Themed Gala Balls in the Queen’s Room are the social highlights of a cruise and an excuse to dress the part. There’s a traditional Black & White Ball, Masquerade Ball, as well as a Roaring Twenties Ball and a hat-focused Ascot Ball. An eight-piece orchestra sets the tempo for an evening of dancing. Join in, whether you’ve got two left feet or you’re a budding Fred Astaire.

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Day 22

19 November 2023

You’ll disembark the regal Queen Elizabeth in Singapore to begin your wonderful hotel stay amidst this incredibly diverse city

Singapore, known for its striking skyscrapers and modern lifestyle, is home to sacred Buddhist and Hindu temples which sit in the shadows of sleek, futuristic architecture. Indulge in world-renowned street food, which offers a spectrum of flavours to tantalise every palate. Don’t forget to try the chilli crab, Singapore’s national dish. Be sure, also, to discover the vibrant districts of Little India and Chinatown and visit the spectacular Gardens By The Bay. Your two-night stay will truly allow you to savour Singapore – a city that never fails to impress.

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Day 23

20 November 2023

Your scintillating adventure complete, it’s time to leave Singapore for your flight home

It’s time to return home with wonderful memories to treasure for a lifetime.

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Your FREE Hotel Stays

Meliá Barcelona Sky
★★★★

Located in one of the city’s most avant-garde and iconic skyscrapers, hotel Meliã Barcelona Sky provides an unforgettable, innovative stay from start to finish. Offering superb facilities, exclusive services, spacious accommodation and, of course, expansive views you’ll find this hotel is the perfect accompaniment for your time in Barcelona. Be sure to head to the panoramic Skyline 24 terrace to savour a handcrafted cocktail or two backdropped by incredible 360-degree vistas of the city, or take a stroll to nearby Mar Bella beach to take in the refreshing ocean breeze.

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PARKROYAL on Beach Road, Singapore
★★★★

The contemporary ParkRoyal on Beach Road is conveniently situated within walking distance of the colourful boutiques, delightful cafés, and trend-setting bars of Kampong Glam. The bright and spacious rooms are tastefully decorated and feature complimentary Wi-Fi, a deep-soak bathtub, and spa toiletries. Indulge your appetite at Ginger, serving delectable Singaporean cuisine or embark on a gastronomic journey of Sichuan cuisine at Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant. Learn the art of tea appreciation at Tian Fu Tea Room and savour craft cocktails at the stylish Club 5. After a day of sightseeing, pamper yourself at the luxurious spa or take a dip in the generous outdoor swimming pool with panoramic views of Singapore’s cityscape.

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Your Holiday Summary

 

Cruise

  • 20 night full-board cruise on board Queen Elizabeth

 FREE Hotel Stays

  • 1 night four-star hotel stay at the Meliá Barcelona Sky or similar with breakfast
  • 1 night four-star hotel stay at the PARKROYAL on Beach Road, Singapore or similar with breakfast

FREE flights (London departure - regional flights available)

Prices From

Departing

29 October 2023

Inside

£2,299pp

Outside

£2,699pp

Balcony

£3,199pp

Grill Suite

£5,699pp

Duration: 22 Nights
Itinerary Includes: Barcelona, Heraklion, Suez Canal (Scenic Cruising), Safaga, Salalah (Oman), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Singapore

To Book, Call our Holiday Specialists on

0800 840 5800