|05 July 2012 - Enjoy a symphony at sea - Music themed cruises
Join Swan Hellenic’s (www.swanhellenic.com / 0844 822 0679) recently refurbished cruise ship, mv Minerva, for a musically inspired Empires of the Black Sea 15-day cruise from £2,695 per person (based on two people sharing an inside cabin).
Highlights of the cruise include a visit to Odessa’s (Ukraine) Opera House and a Georgian dance performance from the Adjara Company of Song and Dance.
Music lovers will also be able to listen to fascinating talks from onboard Guest Speaker Andrés Hernández-Salazar about the musical heritage of the Black Sea from opera to Eastern Orthodox chant.
Price includes return flights from major London airports and transfers. Empires of the Black Sea departs from Piraeus (Greece)-overnight, and calls at Canakkale (Turkey), Sinop (Turkey), Trabzon (Turkey), Batumi (Georgia), Yalta (Ukraine), Sevastopol (Ukraine), Odessa (Ukraine), Nessebur (Bulgaria) and Istanbul (Turkey)-overnight. Price is based on 26 September 2013 departure.
Swan Hellenic passengers choosing a higher grade Balcony suite (Grades A-C) can enjoy a complimentary return chauffeur service from their home to the UK airport or port within a radius of 75 miles (excess mileage charges on journeys over 75 miles will apply) on all 2013 cruises departing from 13 February 2013.
Prices for all cruises include a tailor-made programme of shore excursions, talks by eminent Guest Speakers, meals and entertainment on-board, all gratuities and all relevant cruise taxes/fees.