- 10 Nights
- Price from £3,199
Departing 21 Oct 19
exclusive venice simplon-orient-express journey and florence hotel stay
Departing 21 Oct 19
Enjoy a luxury cruise of the beautiful Mediterranean, followed by stay in Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance, and an unforgettable journey home on board the exquisite Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.
Embark the elegant Queen Victoria for your cruise to Rome, a refined and regal ship which upholds the fine traditions of this luxury line. From her plush, elegantly decorated public rooms to her gourmet dining and sumptuous, spacious cabins, Queen Victoria simply exudes class. You’ll stop in Seville to discover the intoxicating mix of resplendent palaces, tapas bars and Flamenco dancing. In Barcelona, explore the jewel of Catalonia with colourful streets and stunning Gaudi architecture before travelling to Rome where you’ll disembark and transfer to Florence.
Florence combines breathtaking landscapes, amazing art and incredible charm effortlessly to give life to a magical, romantic and absolutely one of a kind city. During your one night stay, you’ll can visit the Uffizi Gallery to see Giotto’s frescoes, Michelangelo’s David, canvases by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci and a host of other greats. However, you don’t have to visit a gallery to see great art in Florence, the skyline is like a living canvas with extraordinary architecture and works of art wherever you look.
Travelling home won’t be a chore with this holiday – in fact it’ll be an experience to be treasured. Embark the exquisite Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, a vintage train that winds through the Swiss Alps on your way to England while you dine on gourmet food. As evening falls, chat with fellow travellers in the Bar Car while sipping cool cocktails, before retiring to your room for a restful night’s sleep. A sequence of unforgettable moments, barely changed by time, makes this voyage one of the world’s finest travel experiences.
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There’s something distinctly refined and regal about a Cunard cruise and the beautiful Queen Victoria certainly upholds the fine traditions of this luxury line. Even before you board this beautiful ship you’ll note the trademark black and red livery which, together with her sleek modern design, immediately sets the theme of proud cruising heritage married with innovative features for today’s cruise guests. From her plush, elegantly decorated public rooms to her gourmet dining and luxurious, spacious cabins, Queen Victoria exudes class. The range of options for high-quality entertainment and enrichment, as well as serene relaxation make for the cruise holiday of a lifetime.
Tour Day 1 - Board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
Board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and after you have settled in, it will soon be time to enjoy a three-course lunch in one of the restaurant cars.
Spend the afternoon relaxing in the comfort of your cabin gazing at the beautiful passing scenery accompanied with a spot of afternoon tea.
You’ll enjoy a leisurely four-course dinner in the evening prepared on board by our skilled French chefs. After dinner retire to your cabin which has now been transformed into a cosy bedroom.
Tour Day 2 - Arrive London
Breakfast is served in your cabin by your steward at a time to suit you.
The train pulls into Paris Gare de l’Est and halts for 40 minutes, take this opportunity to stretch your legs along the platform.
To book, call our cruise experts on 0800 840 5800
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