Good evening, we have expert advice,
best prices & exclusive cruise deals
on the widest selection of cruises
online.
Search Site / Enter Cruise ID
Expert Advice and Booking
0203 848 3600
We're Open

Fred Olsen amends world cruise itinerary

Date Posted: 01 May 2009
Category:
Fred Olsen Cruise has announced that it has changed the itinerary for its 106-night Balmoral world cruise next year.

The move will see the vessel avoid sailing through the Gulf of Arden as a result of security issues in the region.

Previously, the ship was due to stop off at ports in the Indian Ocean, but will cross it from Fremantle in Australia instead.

Matt Grimes, director of planning for the cruise line, said the safety and wellbeing of passengers and staff members was a prime concern, adding that the cruise will return to Dover as scheduled on April 21st.

"Although our passengers will no longer visit places such as Dubai and Salalah, their cruise experience will include the breathtaking beauty of Mauritius and South Africa," he commented.

The company recently launched a mini-brochure featuring a number of northerly destinations for summer and autumn 2009, including the Baltic states, Lapland and the Norwegian fjords.

Written by Mike CotgreaveADNFCR-657-ID-19151047-ADNFCR


Fred Olsen amends world cruise itinerary

Top Fred. Olsen Deals

Irish Christmas Marke..., 5 Nts
14th Dec 2016. Balmoral
Cape Verde,Canary lsl..., 14 Nts
10th Nov 2016. Braemar
£1799
£1209
Tinsel & Edinburgh Ho..., 11 Nts
22nd Dec 2016. Black Watch
More about: Fred. Olsen

Book with Confidence

We are ATOL Holders and members of ABTA for your financial protection.


Search Cruises
Your Shortlist

You do not currently have any cruises in your shortlist.

View Our Awards

View Our Awards

What our customers say

"... Just want to thank Alice for amazing service yesterday. Painless, efficient booking of my next cruise made it a real pleasure.

Regards ”

N Thomson
(September 2016)

Read more feedback