Following delivery and a refurbishment programme Amy Johnson sails from Singapore Thursday 15 April 2021 on a 43 night cruise through Asia, the Middle East, transiting the Suez Canal, before visiting exciting ports in Europe on the way to London Tilbury. The ship will be adult only.
Announcing Amy Johnson’s Maiden Voyage and her 2021 programme, CMV’s Sales Director, Lisa Jacobs said “Amy Johnson will be the flagship of the CMV fleet. A real step up for us whilst still maintaining our key brand values of a more traditional style of cruising and maritime experience. CMV passengers and our trade industry partners, will welcome the similar style on board to Columbus and Vasco da Gama. Amy Johnson’s maiden voyage will be an epic adventure in the spirit of her pioneering namesake.”
Inaugural guests will fly from London overnight to join the ship in Singapore. The Maiden Voyage includes ports in Malaysia, then to India, visiting Egypt and a chance to see Luxor and Jordan. From the Suez Canal there is the opportunity to explore Cairo followed by other interesting and ancient sites in Greece and Italy. The South of France, Southern Spain plus Portugal’s Lisbon and Oporto are towards the end of this amazing journey with La Coruna and Amsterdam the final calls on the way to London Tilbury.
Cruises in Amy Johnson’s inaugural season include a fascinating cultural odyssey sailing from London Tilbury on Saturday 9 October 2021 cruising the Black Sea and the Mediterranean. This unique itinerary includes Odessa, Constanta, Bulgaria, Istanbul and Athens. Then calls at the historically fascinating Israel and Egypt followed by Malta, Sicily, Gibraltar and Vigo on the voyage back to London Tilbury.
Passengers booking their holiday can enjoy a delicious full board cuisine onboard with afternoon teas and late night snacks. The Captain’s Cocktail Party and complimentary tea and coffee 6am to midnight, along with big show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes, daytime activities and leisure facilities, guest speaker and artsnd crafts are also all included for travellers. Porterage of luggage and port to cabin and port taxes are also included. For greater convenience CMV operate an automatic tipping system on board, so instead of worrying how much and when to tip, an amount of £6pp per night will be debited to the passenger’s on-board account.
For more information or to book your cruise with CMV, contact your local travel agent.