English: Cruise ship MSC Poesia IMO Number: 9387073 MMSI Number: 355931000 Callsign: 3EPL4 Length: 293 m Beam: 36 m Deutsch: Cruise ship MSC Poesia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
SUNQUEST’S 2013 Transatlantic Crossing programme is now available for sale, featuring a choice of a 15- or 17-night cruise plus a choice of four post-cruise options.
Departing on April 20, 2013, travellers fly from Toronto to Ft. Lauderdale on WestJet where they are then transferred to Port Everglades to board MSC Poesia for their cruise. The cruise travels to New York, Ponta Delgada in the Azores, Lisbon, La Coruña and Dover, where the 15-night cruisers disembark, before continuing on to Kiel, Germany as part of the 17-night itinerary.
Option 1 consists of the 15-night cruise plus a two-night post-cruise coach tour in London (17 nights in total). Travellers return to Toronto via Air Transat. Prices start from $2,299.
With Option 2, travellers enjoy the 15-night cruise, disembark in Dover and then embark on a six-night/seven-day coach tour of London, Paris and Rome (two nights a piece), flying back to Toronto with Alitalia (21 nights total). Prices start from $3,199.
Option 3 also starts with the 15-night cruise and is followed by an eight-night coach tour of London (two nights), Sorrento and Rome (three nights each), and their flight back to Toronto with Alitalia (23 nights total). Prices start from $3,199.
Option 4, travellers cruise all the way to Kiel on the 17-night itinerary before embarking on a little post-cruise touring of Berlin, Prague, Vienna and Rome (26 nights total). Their return flight is aboard Alitalia out of Rome and prices start from $3,499.
In addition, when you book now, you will take advantage of up to $800 in savings. Not only will you receive a discount of $400 per couple per stateroom, but you will also receive a free stateroom upgrade – if you pay for an inside stateroom, you will automatically be upgraded to an outside oceanview stateroom; people who book an outside cabin will be upgraded to a standard balcony, and so on. This is a limited time offer, available on a first-come, first-served basis.