Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines operates four classic ships, each big enough to be comfortable yet small enough to visit unique destinations that larger ships can't reach. Each cruise has a relaxed British atmosphere, mouth-watering cuisine and exceptional itineraries.
The Fred. Olsen Vistas program promises to be an even more rewarding experience, with an expanded variety of practical talks and engaging lectures. The Vistas program will include the option to put your new-found skills and interests into practice on a planned shore excursion.
Balmoral Grand Voyage departs January 05, 2014 ending in San Diego - This incredible 74 night World Cruise will take you to some of the most breathtaking countries and cities imaginable. With over 20 ports of call through Europe, the Far East, and Asia before conveniently ending in San Diego. Prices begin at $9362 per person plus receive a one way transfer from Heathrow Airport to Southampton, one pre-night hotel stay in Southampton, up to $400 on board credit per person, $300 per person flight credit.
Photography in the Islands, Highlands & Ireland on the Balmoral departs July 16, 2013 -Lectures and shore excursions on photography. Learn or enhance your photography skills.Prices begin at $1,927 per person double occupancy.
Vikings, Glaciers & Reindeer of Norway on the Braemar departs September 9, 2013 -Discover more about Norway's history at the time of the Vikings. Prices begin at $1597 per person double occupancy.
Wine Regions of Bordeaux&Rioja on the Braemar October 4, 2013 -Prefer a Rioja or claret? Visit the wine regions of France and Spain and learn more on the subject with TV wine expert JillyGoolden, with lectures and tastings to excite the palate. Prices begin at $1,700 per person double occupancy.
The Art of the Mediterranean on the Balmoral Departing September 27, 2013 -BBC Antiques Roadshow's Lars Tharp gives a fascinating insight into art & antiques.Prices begin at $2534 per person double occupancy.
Barcelona, Mallorca & Gibraltar on the Boudicca departing October 18, 2013 -Mike Cheshire, retired Commanding Officer of HMS Victory, gives talks on Nelson, his flagship and the Battle of Trafalgar.Prices begin at $2604 per person double occupancy and include $150 onboard credit per cabin.
Africa & the Algarve on the Black Watch departing on December 10, 2013 -Forget James Bond, this is intrigue and espionage as it really was with cold war specialist Major General Peter Williams. Prices begin at $1561 per person double occupancy.