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Grand British Isles Discovery 2018 - Columbus

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A Summertime Showcase

This cruise around our fabulous, history-packed islands is a voyage of fascinating, overlooked wonders. Peaceful hills and valleys descending to the sea, river estuaries teeming with wild-life, bustling fishing harbours and quaint old towns all combine to showcase our great island heritage. Discover some of our more remote offshore islands, highlights of Ireland, and a taste of France on this cruise holiday to remember.

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Cruise Itinerary

Day 1: Port - London, Tilbury, Depart - 17.00
Day 2: At Sea
Day 3: Port - Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Arrive - 08.00, Depart - 20.00
Day 4: Port - Invergordon, Scotland, Arrive - 08.00, Depart - 17.00
Day 5: Port - Portree, Isle of Skye*, Arrive - 08.30, Depart - 20.00
Day 6: Port - Tobermory, Isle of Mull*, Arrive - 07.00, Depart - 19.00
Day 7: Port - Belfast, Northern Ireland, Arrive - 07.00, Depart - 22.00
Day 8: Port - Dublin, Republic of Ireland, Arrive - 07.30, Depart - 18.30
Day 9: Port - Ringaskiddy, Rep. of Ireland, Arrive - 07.00, Depart - 18.00
Day 10: Port - St Mary’s, Isle of Scilly*, Arrive - 07.00, Depart - 20.00
Day 11: Port - St Peter Port, Guernsey*, Arrive - 07.00, Depart - 19.00
Day 12: Port - Honfleur, France, Arrive - 06.00, Depart - 15.00
Day 13: Port - London, Tilbury, Arrive - 08.00

*Passengers land by launch or tender

BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE!*

* This offer is based on first passenger at full price and second passenger, sharing twin accommodation, at half price. Single cabins not included in BOGOHP offer but all single cabins include a special discount of up to 30% off full fare price. Our ‘from’ price is calculated as full fare plus half price fare divided by two passengers sharing.

Important Ocean Cruise Information

IMPORTANT INFORMATION It is a condition of booking a cruise that you have adequate travel insurance before departing. • Grand UK Tour Managers do not escort these cruises • Grand UK has a small allocation of cabins on these cruises and they are not exclusively for the over 55s. Both vessels operate as adult only cruise ships and do not accept anyone under the age of 16. It is important that you are fit and healthy to embark on a cruise holiday and your attention is drawn to section 12 of our Booking Conditions. Full British Passports are required for all cruises • Optional shore excursions, personal expenditure such as drinks, laundry, communication and medical fees are not included • According to international custom in the hospitality industry, tipping is accepted as recognition of good service. For your greater convenience the ships operate an automatic tipping system so instead of worrying how much and when to tip, an amount of £5.00 per person per night (£4.00 per person per night for cruises over 16 nights) will be debited to your onboard account. All itinerary timings are approximate and may be subject to change. Please be advised that the ships offer designated smoking areas - if you need further details please ask at the time of booking. * Cabins with full or partially obstructed view. †Viewing of the Northern Lights is subject to atmospheric conditions.

 

Columbus

Columbus

At 63,786 tonne, with a draft of 8.20 metres and overall length of nearly 250 metres, Columbus was purpose built for deep sea ocean cruising and ideally suited to the type of exciting scenic cruise programme on offer. She underwent an extensive refit in August 2015 and was upgraded further in April 2017 before the start of her maiden programme with Cruise & Maritime Voyages.

On board facilities include:
• Waterfront Restaurant • Speciality and Chef’s Table Restaurants (supplementary charge) • Alfresco Grill • Seven choices of lounge or bar • Casino • Shopping Galleria • Two coffee and tea shops • Six entertainment venues include Palladium Show Lounge • Columbus Lounge & Library • Bridge & Card Room • Jade Wellness
Centre including Beauty Salon • Two heated outdoor swimming pools • Outdoor Giant Screen • Medical Centre • Extensive Sun Deck • Main Lobby • Reception • Tour Desks offering a wide range of shore tours • All cabins are well equipped with en-suite facilities, with shower, personal safes, television, hairdryer, music channels and
electrical current is 110/220v AC.

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Included...

• Welcome & farewell cocktails • Cruise passage in the cabin accommodation selected • All meals, British style entertainment and leisure facilities on board • Services of the ship’s staff throughout your time on board • Guest speakers & craft classes • Port taxes & porterage

TRAVEL INFORMATION: For all our ocean cruises we have introduced a convenient home pick-up service from your home address to from the UK port. Transfer is by coach, mini-bus or taxi and is only available from addresses located in the south east of England, some parts of the Midlands and from one address per booking.

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113 Queens Road
Norwich, Norfolk
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United Kingdom
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