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Cruise & Maritime Voyages

If you prefer a smaller more intimate ship, we offer ex-UK no-fly classic cruises from 15 different ports on the 63,786 ton Columbus, 22,080 ton Marco Polo, the 16,144 ton Astoria, the 46,052 ton Magellan and 55,877 ton Vasco de Gama.

Designed for UK passengers these more traditional cruises offer great value and personal service with only 550-1400 passengers on board, a wide range of public facilities and stylish entertainment. The main language on board is English and the currency on board is UK pounds.

Astoria and Marco Polo are exclusively for adults and sail from a selection of UK ports, including Bristol Avonmouth, London Tilbury, Poole, Portsmouth, Newcastle, Edinburgh Leith, Cardiff and Hull. However, Columbus and Magellan are offering a choice of multi-generational cruises where the minimum age is six months.

Columbus, Marco Polo, Astoria, Magellan and Vasco de Gama cruise from the UK to the Norwegian fjords, Canary Islands, Baltic cities, British Isles, Amazon and West Indies. In addition to these popular destinations, they also explore Cuba, Central America and the Arctic, including Spitsbergen.

  • Columbus
  • Columbus Palladium Show Lounge
  • Columbus Pool
  • Magellan
  • Magellan Kensington Restaurant
  • Magellan Reception
  • Marco Polo Columbus Lounge
  • Marco Polo Library

UK Classic Cruises Collection

Baltic Cities & St Petersburg

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Baltic Cities & St Petersburg on Magellan
16 Nights
Departs 23 Sep 2019
from Cobh
  • £1,389pp
  • £1,929pp

Cobh, Bristol, Rotterdam, Copenhagen, Warnemünde, Tallinn, Saint Petersburg (ex Leningrad), Helsinki, Visby

Baltic Cities & St Petersburg

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Baltic Cities & St Petersburg on Magellan
16 Nights
Departs 24 Sep 2019
from Bristol
  • £799pp
  • £999pp

Bristol, Rotterdam, Copenhagen, Warnemünde, Tallinn, Saint Petersburg (ex Leningrad), Helsinki, Visby, Cobh

Southbound Tilbury to Auckland

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Southbound Tilbury to Auckland on Vasco da Gama
49 Nights
Departs 09 Oct 2019
from Tilbury
  • £4,479pp
  • £5,449pp

Tilbury, Lisbon, Casablanca, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Bridgetown, Oranjestad, Transit Panama Canal, San Juan del Sur, Acapulco, Crossing the Equator, Nuku Hiva Island, Papeete, Tahiti, Bora-Bora, Rarotonga, Crossing International Date Line, Nuku'alofa, Auckland

Southbound Tilbury to Sydney

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Southbound Tilbury to Sydney on Vasco da Gama
53 Nights
Departs 09 Oct 2019
from Tilbury
  • £4,849pp
  • £6,209pp
  • £9,309pp
  • £13,959pp

Tilbury, Lisbon, Casablanca, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Bridgetown, Oranjestad, Transit Panama Canal, San Juan del Sur, Acapulco, Crossing the Equator, Nuku Hiva Island, Papeete, Tahiti, Bora-Bora, Rarotonga, Crossing International Date Line, Nuku'alofa, Auckland, Sydney, New South Wales

Iceland & Land of the Northern Lights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Iceland & Land of the Northern Lights on Marco Polo
12 Nights
Departs 12 Oct 2019
from Tilbury
  • £799pp
  • £999pp

Tilbury, Kollafjördur, Akureyri, Reykjavík, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

Iceland, Faroes & Land of The Northern Lights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Iceland, Faroes & Land of The Northern Lights on Magellan
13 Nights
Departs 12 Oct 2019
from Dublin
  • £699pp
  • £889pp

Dublin, Liverpool, Tórshavn, Cruising Scenic Faroes, Klaksvik, Akureyri, Reykjavík, Belfast

Iceland, Faroes & Land Of Northern Lights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Iceland, Faroes & Land Of Northern Lights on Magellan
13 Nights
Departs 13 Oct 2019
from Liverpool
  • £699pp
  • £889pp

Liverpool, Tórshavn, Cruising Scenic Faroes, Klaksvik, Akureyri, Reykjavík, Belfast, Dublin

Norway & Land of the Northern Lights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Norway & Land of the Northern Lights on Marco Polo
13 Nights
Departs 24 Oct 2019
from Tilbury
  • £849pp
  • £1,099pp

Tilbury, Olden, Kristiansund, Alta, Honningsvåg, Tromsø, Narvik, Bergen

Iceland & Land of the Northern Lights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Iceland & Land of the Northern Lights on Astoria
11 Nights
Departs 25 Oct 2019
from Hull
  • £799pp
  • £1,049pp

Hull, Kollafjördur, Reykjavík, Akureyri, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

River Seine Experience

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
River Seine Experience on Magellan
7 Nights
Departs 25 Oct 2019
from Dublin
  • £539pp
  • £739pp

Dublin, Liverpool, Cruising River Seine, Rouen, Honfleur

River Seine Experience

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
River Seine Experience on Magellan
6 Nights
Departs 27 Oct 2019
from Liverpool
  • £589pp
  • £639pp

Liverpool, Cruising River Seine, Rouen, Honfleur, Dublin

Christmas & New Year Cruise to Cape Verde Islands & Madeira

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Christmas & New Year Cruise to Cape Verde Islands & Madeira on Magellan
21 Nights
Departs 18 Dec 2019
from Tilbury
  • £1,599pp
  • £2,219pp
  • £6,249pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Vigo, Lisbon, Christmas Day At Sea, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Praia, Santiago Island, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Funchal, Madeira, Leixões

Christmas & New Year Canaries & Madeira

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Christmas & New Year Canaries & Madeira on Marco Polo
16 Nights
Departs 20 Dec 2019
from Cobh
  • £1,719pp
  • £1,869pp

Cobh, Avonmouth, Christmas Day At Sea, Gibraltar, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Funchal, Madeira, Lisbon

Christmas and New Year Canaries & Madeira Cruise

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Christmas and New Year Canaries & Madeira Cruise on Columbus
16 Nights
Departs 21 Dec 2019
from Tilbury
  • £1,539pp
  • £1,919pp
  • £4,269pp
  • £4,809pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Christmas Day At Sea, Gibraltar, Casablanca, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Funchal, Madeira, Lisbon, Vigo

Christmas & New Year Canaries & Madeira

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Christmas & New Year Canaries & Madeira on Marco Polo
15 Nights
Departs 22 Dec 2019
from Avonmouth
  • £1,609pp
  • £1,749pp
  • £3,579pp

Avonmouth, Christmas Day At Sea, Gibraltar, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Funchal, Madeira, Lisbon, Cobh

Grand Africa & Indian Ocean Voyage

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Grand Africa & Indian Ocean Voyage on Marco Polo
78 Nights
Departs 06 Jan 2020
from Avonmouth
  • £5,999pp
  • £7,999pp
  • £16,899pp

Avonmouth, Lisbon, Casablanca, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Crossing the Equator, Jamestown, Walvis Bay, Lüderitz, Cape Town, Mossel Bay, Port Elizabeth, Durban, Richards Bay, Pointe des Galets, Port Louis, Mamoudzou, Zanzibar, Mombasa, Victoria, Mahé, Praslin Island, Male, Colombo, Cochin, Mormugao, Goa, Mumbai (ex Bombay), Salalah, Safaga, 'Aqaba, Transit the Suez Canal, Ashdod, Valletta, Gibraltar, La Coruña, Cobh

London Tilbury to Auckland

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
London Tilbury to Auckland on Columbus
44 Nights
Departs 06 Jan 2020
from Tilbury
  • £4,259pp
  • £5,399pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Willemstad, Cartagena, Colón, Transit Panama Canal, Crossing the Equator, Nuku Hiva Island, Papeete, Tahiti, Bora-Bora, Crossing International Date Line, Nuku'alofa, Suva, Tauranga, Auckland

London Tilbury to Sydney

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
London Tilbury to Sydney on Columbus
50 Nights
Departs 06 Jan 2020
from Tilbury
  • £4,799pp
  • £5,999pp
  • £13,759pp
  • £15,479pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Willemstad, Cartagena, Colón, Transit Panama Canal, Crossing the Equator, Nuku Hiva Island, Papeete, Tahiti, Bora-Bora, Crossing International Date Line, Nuku'alofa, Suva, Tauranga, Auckland, Wellington, Sydney, New South Wales