SUMMARY OF CURRENT PROMOTIONS AND OFFERS
A regular update of the latest cruise news, offers and promotions available from the cruise lines Francis Travel Marketing represent.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Savings on Select Departures in 2018 on the Aqua Mekong
Journey through Cambodia and Vietnam and experience the vibrant culture, history and cuisines of Southeast Asia on a Luxury Mekong River Cruise. Cruise between now and 14 August 2018 or 03 May & 30 July 2019 and you could Save up to US$2,940*pp!!
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Secrets of Indochina: Bespoke Luxury Tour Through Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand
Special Package Offer for Aqua Mekong Cruises From/To Siem Reap in 2017 & 2018: Aqua Mekong, Soneva Kiri Resort & The Siam Hotel
Aqua Expeditions are partnering with the 5-star luxury Thai island resort, Soneva Kiri, and the luxury hotel, The Siam, in Bangkok to offer guests an exclusive “land, water and air” package applicable on Aqua Mekong cruises sailing to and from Siem Reap on selected dates in 2017 & 2018.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Very Special Founder-Hosted Departures in 2018
Join Francesco Galli Zugaro on his private expedition into the Pacaya Samiria flooded forest in the Peruvian Amazon. Travel with Francesco Galli Zugaro by bike along the Mekong to peddle through local markets or kayak with him on the gentle flows of the Amazon to spot unique wildlife. Learn about the journey Francesco experienced building three luxury river boats, from conceptualisation and design to the construction and launch of each vessel. Hurry, only one departure left in 2018!
CARNIVAL AUSTRALIA – Are You In Need of a Honeyboom? 🙂
honeyboom TM noun A time to reconnect; have FUN; like a second honeymoon, but without the kids (so you don’t embarrass them!). Book by 06 Aug 2018 and honeyboomers will receive savings of up to $840 plus reduced deposits.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Explore4 is Back!!
Choose from 600+ cruises and receive a SIGNATURE BEVERAGE PACKAGE + DINNER IN THE PINNACLE GRILL + REDUCED FARES FOR 3rd/4th GUESTS + 50% REDUCED DEPOSIT! Plus a bonus offer for Suites!
OCEANIA CRUISES – Extend Your Stay with Pre or Post Rocky Mountaineer Land Tours
Discover the majestic snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies and the incredible wonders of Banff and Vancouver, on a unique five-day land tour. Travel in the comfort of the luxurious Rocky Mountaineer, an award-winning train that brings you an ever-changing and astounding panorama of river canyons, glaciers, meadows and forests. Extend your stay with us on our Rocky Mountaineer Pre or Post Cruise Land Programme and make your 2018 Alaska voyage the trip of a lifetime.
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Exceptional Packages on Hawaii Cruises
Flights + Transfers + 7-Night Cruise from NZ$3,210pp!! Fantastic rates on Hawaii Packages through to end of October 2018.
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Free at Sea on 7-Day Hawaii Cruises
Choose from five free offers now up to US$2,700 in Value! Choose from:
1. One night hotel pre-cruise
2. Pre-paid service charges
3. Free specialty dining package
4. US$50 per port shore excursion credit
5. Friends & family sail at a reduced rate
Bonus offer for suites: Receive all five free offers!
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Free at Sea – Now up to US$2,800 in Value!
Choose where you want to cruise then choose one, two or five free offers from:
1. Free beverage package
2. Free specialty dining package
3. US$50 per port shore excursion credit
4. Free WiFi (250 minutes)
5. Friends & family sail at a reduced rate
PANDAW RIVER ADVENTURES – Family Friendly Cruises: Under 18’s Travel for FREE
A special opportunity to share an educational family adventure during school holidays next year. Explore Asia in the comfort of a Pandaw vessel including daily excursions, full board, local drinks, cultural performances, movie nights and free mountain bikes to explore rural villages, temples and countryside. Pandaw is introducing a Family Promotion during school breaks!
First cabin: Two adults pay full price
Second cabin: One or two children between the ages of 5 and 18 travel for free
REGENT SEVEN SEAS CRUISE – FREE 3-Category Suite Upgrades!
For a limited time enjoy 3 suite-level upgrades on select voyages to Asia and the South Pacific aboard the newly refreshed Seven Seas Mariner® and Seven Seas Navigator®. Book a Deluxe Window Suite on Seven Seas Navigator®, and be upgraded to a Concierge Suite. Benefit from Concierge-level amenities; including a FREE 1-night pre-cruise hotel package. Or treat yourself to a Concierge Suite on Seven Seas Mariner®, and be upgraded to the Penthouse Suite, where you can enjoy the next-level in luxurious indulgences, like the services of your personal Butler.
REGENT SEVEN SEAS CRUISES – Luxury Cruise Package
Don’t miss out, at this price these packages are going to be snapped up! Air travel, accommodation and 15-night luxury cruise from Papeete to Auckland on the beautiful Seven Seas Mariner.
OCTOBER 2018 SCHOOL HOLIDAY CRUISES
Take the family on a trip of a lifetime in the October 2018 school holidays. Cruise to amazing destinations with your loved ones and leave the entertainment, cooking and cleaning to the experts!
ALASKAN DREAM CRUISES – Authentic and personal small-ship Alaska cruises through the Inside Passage: 2019 Season
All-inclusive, small-ship cruise itineraries that offer a mix of excursions in intriguing towns and Native villages, adventures in raw wilderness bays and glacial fjords. This approach to small ship cruising in Alaska offers travellers a comprehensive look at all the Inside Passage has to offer. Every Alaskan Dream Cruises experience is hand-picked for its value in immersing you in True Alaska.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Luxury Cruises on the World’s Greatest Rivers
Learn about Aqua Expedition’s luxury cruises on the Amazon River, Mekong River from the leader in adventure travel cruises on the worlds greatest rivers.
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE – Fly, Cruise and Accommodation Packages
Take advantage of our convenient packages for Carnival’s hugely popular Mexican Riviera and Baja Mexico Cruises out of Long Beach!
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE – Carnival Journeys
Embark on one of Carnival’s very special longer voyages. Explore Hawaii, the Panama Canal, or enjoy a 24 day Transpacific voyage. Carnival Journeys are great fun, different and enriching.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Convenient Packages for Alaska Cruises
We’ve taken all the hard work out of planning a cruise holiday! Choose from 7- or 14- night Alaska Cruises out of Seattle and we’ve sorted the flights, accommodation and transfers.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – NEW Alaska Accommodations in 2019
Holland America Line is expanding the guest experience on its award-winning Alaska Land+Sea Journeys with the addition of new guest accommodations at its Denali operation. The 99-room addition will feature the first-ever junior suites at the resort and is expected to be open for the 2019 summer Alaska cruise season. The 55 new junior suites will showcase balconies, larger living areas and greater amenities for guests. The new rooms are an extension of Holland America Line’s overland Alaska experience to Denali, which includes the McKinley Chalet Resort hotel and Denali Square, a gathering area to relax, shop, dine and enjoy music and entertainment. The addition will be located to have views of Mt. Healy and Denali National Park.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Introducing ms Nieuw Statendam
Holland America Line’s newest Pinnacle-class ship, Nieuw Statendam is preparing to make her debut! A sister ship to ms Koningsdam, this spectacular new vessel combines classic style with contemporary appointments, engaging new experiences and carefully crafted itineraries. Book your stateroom now and join us during her inaugural season, starting 5 December 2018.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Welcome to EXC In-Depth Voyages
Your Journey, Your Passion….. Holland America Line have created an innovative and customised approach to cruising. EXC In-Depth Voyages offer guests a choice of six different options or “themes” for an in-depth exploration of the people, places and cultures they’ll visit, including: Photography – Food, Wine & Spirits – Active Exploration – Nature and Science – History and Perspective – Arts and Culture.
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Discover Norwegian’s Hawai’i
Find out for yourself why Porthole Cruise Magazine has voted NCL “Best Hawai’i Itinerary” for 12 years in a row!! No one lets you capture the pure spirit and soul of Hawai’i like Norwegian Cruise Line. Visiting four islands in seven days, you’ll stay overnight in Maui and Kaua’i and you’re on an island every day with plenty of time to explore.
OCEANIA CRUISES – Around the World in 180 Days – 2020
This very special voyage has been released for 2020! Book now and receive special offers including: Up to 78 Free Shore Excursions, Free Beverage Package and up to US$7,800 Onboard Spending Money.
PONANT YACHT CRUISES & EXPEDITIONS – The World’s First Luxury Icebreaker
Reach the Geographic North Pole, complete an Arctic Ocean crossing, discover Greenland’s extreme North East or probe the icy wilderness of Antarctica…beginning in 2021, PONANT will be taking guests in the footsteps of the great polar explorers aboard a next-generation luxury icebreaker—the first of its kind in the world of cruising.
With a refined onboard ambiance and luxury services—never before available in the far extremes of the Northern and Southern Hemispheres—with the new icebreaker vessel PONANT provides not just cruises, but true expedition polar odysseys.
Also a very first in the cruising world, the first electric hybrid cruise icebreaker, with LNG propulsion, the PONANT Icebreaker, reaffirms PONANTs place as the world leader in luxury polar expeditions.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Tahiti: Flights, Cruise & Accommodation Package
We’ve taken all the hassle out of cruising the beautiful islands of Tahiti. Return flights, transfers, accommodation in a premium ocean view suite, and the very special 7-night Dreams of Tahiti Windstar cruise all arranged. All you have to decide, is when you want to go!
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Grand Mediterranean Voyage
CRUISE THE MEDITERRANEAN ON AN ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME
EMBARK ON THE ULTIMATE SAILING VACATION with Windstar’s 51-day Grand Mediterranean cruise aboard Wind Surf, the world’s largest sailing ship. Gracefully glide through the temperate waters, feast on delectable dinners in AmphorA, enjoy unbelievable views from the deck and relax in the evening in your luxurious suite or stateroom. Go beyond exploring part of the beautiful Mediterranean, and instead explore all of it. Join Windstar for Wind Surf’s greatest adventure yet as she takes you to every corner of the Mediterranean Sea on the Star Collector: Grand Mediterranean voyage.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Windstar Cruises Returns to Asia with more Fresh Experiences
WINDSTAR’S FIRST SEASON BACK IN ASIA WAS UNFORGETTABLE, and now we’re inviting you to join them as they set sail on brand new voyages, as well as their most popular Asian itineraries. Each cruise boasts bucket-list-worthy sights – cultural epicenters, ancient ruins at renowned UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and exclusive culinary tours, all provide you with an authentic, immersive experience you won’t soon forget.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Pre- & Post- Land Tours for Asia
Before or after you set sail on a Windstar voyage in Asia, seize your opportunity to dive deeper into the sights, sounds, and cultures of this captivating region. Walk a section of the Great Wall of China, the largest man-made structure ever built. Step back in history, basked in sunrise at Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stroll the gardens of the glimmering ancient Kinkakuji Temple, also known as the Golden Pavilion.
Windstar Land Tours are carefully curated to provide an authentic, culturally immersive experience, with a knowledgeable, local guide as your host. Tours are available before or after more than 20 Asia departure dates on 12 itineraries, all timed to coordinate seamlessly with the sailing schedule.