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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

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
  • £999pp
  • £1,399pp

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 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

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

Grand Africa & Indian Ocean Voyage

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Grand Africa & Indian Ocean Voyage on Marco Polo
78 Nights
Departs 06 Jan 2020
from Avonmouth
  • £4,999pp
  • £6,299pp

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

Grand Round World Cruise

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Grand Round World Cruise on Columbus
120 Nights
Departs 06 Jan 2020
from Tilbury
  • £6,999pp
  • £9,999pp

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, Airlie Beach, Yorkeys Knob, Cairns, Queensland, Madang, Yokohama, Kagoshima, Tianjin, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Cruising Hainan Strait, Ha Long Bay, Phu My, Sihanoukville, Laem Chabang, Singapore, Port Klang, Georgetown, Penang, Colombo, Cochin, Mumbai (ex Bombay), Safaga, 'Aqaba, Transit the Suez Canal, Haifa, Piraeus, Gibraltar

Amazon, West Indies & Azores

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Amazon, West Indies & Azores on Magellan
42 Nights
Departs 08 Jan 2020
from Tilbury
  • £2,599pp
  • £3,399pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Leixões, Funchal, Madeira, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Santarém, Boca de Valeria, Manaus, Parintins, Alter do Chão, Cruising Amazon River, Icoaraci, Iles du Salut, Scarborough, Bridgetown, Castries, Saint John's, Horta, Azores, Ponta Delgada, Azores

Land of the Northern Lights to Norway

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Land of the Northern Lights to Norway on Magellan
14 Nights
Departs 19 Feb 2020
from Tilbury
  • £1,249pp
  • £1,519pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Ålesund, Tromsø, Alta, Honningsvåg, Trondheim, Åndalsnes, Bergen

Land of the Northern Lights to Iceland

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Land of the Northern Lights to Iceland on Magellan
12 Nights
Departs 04 Mar 2020
from Tilbury
  • £939pp
  • £1,299pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Tórshavn, Reykjavík, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

Iceland & Northern Lights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Iceland & Northern Lights on Astoria
13 Nights
Departs 12 Mar 2020
from Poole
  • £1,009pp
  • £1,399pp
  • £2,659pp

Poole, Belfast, Reykjavík, Tórshavn, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Dunkirk

Canary Islands & Maderia

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Canary Islands & Maderia on Magellan
15 Nights
Departs 16 Mar 2020
from Tilbury
  • £1,089pp
  • £1,499pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Gibraltar, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Funchal, Madeira, Lisbon

Azores, Madeira & Portugese Highlights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Azores, Madeira & Portugese Highlights on Marco Polo
14 Nights
Departs 23 Mar 2020
from Cobh
  • £1,069pp
  • £1,479pp

Cobh, Avonmouth, La Coruña, Horta, Azores, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Funchal, Madeira, Lisbon

Azores, Madeira & Portugese Highlights

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Azores, Madeira & Portugese Highlights on Marco Polo
14 Nights
Departs 24 Mar 2020
from Avonmouth
  • £1,069pp
  • £1,479pp

Avonmouth, La Coruña, Horta, Azores, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Funchal, Madeira, Lisbon, Cobh

Hidden Baltic Treasures & Kiel Canal

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Hidden Baltic Treasures & Kiel Canal on Astoria
12 Nights
Departs 25 Mar 2020
from Poole
  • £929pp
  • £1,289pp
  • £2,449pp

Poole, Transit the Kiel Canal, Warnemünde, Rønne, Visby, Klaipeda, Gdansk, Passage Great Belt, Fredericia, IJmuiden

British Isles Discovery

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
British Isles Discovery on Magellan
11 Nights
Departs 31 Mar 2020
from Tilbury
  • £849pp
  • £1,179pp
  • £2,709pp

Tilbury, Rotterdam, Invergordon, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Oban, Belfast, Dublin, Saint Peter Port, Honfleur

Easter Scottish Lochs & Emerald Isle

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Easter Scottish Lochs & Emerald Isle on Astoria
11 Nights
Departs 06 Apr 2020
from Poole
  • £849pp
  • £1,189pp
  • £2,249pp

Poole, Belfast, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Oban, Fort William, Dublin, Cobh, Bantry

Easter River Seine Experience

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Easter River Seine Experience on Marco Polo
7 Nights
Departs 07 Apr 2020
from Avonmouth
  • £589pp
  • £809pp
  • £1,669pp

Avonmouth, Cruising River Seine, Rouen, Honfleur, Saint Peter Port, Cobh

Easter Hidden Baltic Treasures

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Easter Hidden Baltic Treasures on Magellan
12 Nights
Departs 11 Apr 2020
from Tilbury
  • £929pp
  • £1,279pp
  • £3,279pp

Tilbury, Kalundborg, Warnemünde, Rønne, Visby, Nynashamn, Klaipeda, Gdansk, Skagen

Treasures of The British Isles

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Treasures of The British Isles on Marco Polo
11 Nights
Departs 13 Apr 2020
from Cobh
  • £969pp
  • £1,349pp

Cobh, Avonmouth, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Ullapool, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Aberdeen, Honfleur, Saint Peter Port, Saint Mary's, Isles of Scilly

Treasures of the British Isles

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Treasures of the British Isles on Marco Polo
11 Nights
Departs 14 Apr 2020
from Avonmouth
  • £969pp
  • £1,349pp

Avonmouth, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Ullapool, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Aberdeen, Honfleur, Saint Peter Port, Saint Mary's, Isles of Scilly, Cobh