Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ 550-berth Astor To Offer Liner Voyage From Cape Town To London Tilbury In April 2016

Astor South PacificCruise & Maritime Voyages’ 550-berth Astor will perform her now-traditional northbound voyage from Cape Town to London Tilbury next spring, departing Cape Town on April 2, 2016, and arriving Tilbury on the 23rd. This is the same route the former Safmarine “Big Whites” used to trade, carrying twelve passengers each on weekly sailings. Cruise-only fares begin at £1,359 per person in an Inside Cabin and £1,659 in an Outside Cabin, both double occupancy. The actual port itinerary will be as follows:

April 1, 2016 – Embark MV Astor, to sail at Midnight
April 3-4, 2016 – Two days at sea
April 5, 2016 – Walvis Bay (Namibia) 09:00 17:00
April 6-8, 2016 – Three days at sea
April 9, 2016 – Jamestown (St.Helena) 07:00 13:00
April 10, 2016 – Day at sea
April 11, 2016 – Georgetown (Ascension Island) 08:30 13:00
April 12-17, 2016 – Six days at sea
April 18, 2016 – Casablanca (Morocco) 09:00 22:00
April 19, 2016 – Day at sea
April 20, 2016 – Lisbon (Portugal) 07:30 13:00
April 21-22, 2016 – Two days at sea
April 23, 2016 – London Tilbury (UK ) 08:30 Disembark


Cruiseco UK is also offering a 27-night package that includes flights from London, Manchester and Edinburgh to Istanbul, two nights at the 4-Star Yigitalp Hotel, with full English breakfast, in Istanbul, city tour in Istanbul and flghts from Istanbul to Cape Town, four nights at the 4-Star President Hotel, with full English breakfast, in Cape Town, private car transfers, three tours from Cape Town, port charges and fees, air taxes, leaving the UK on March 26, 2016. Fly/cruise package fares start at £2,370 per person for an Inside Cabin and £2,655 per person in an Outside Cabin

For further details on either the Cruiseco package or just sailing from Cape Town to the UK please contact The Cruise People Ltd in London on +44 (0)20 7723 2450 or e-mail

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Specialists in sea travel - ultra-luxury cruising, freighter travel, small ships and expedition voyages.

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