CRUISE DEALS OF THE WEEK
KAUAI, HAWAII viticulture of Burgundy and Provence on an eight-day cruise exploring the Rhone and Saone rivers.
The cruise on Uniworld luxury river ship Catherine has calls in ports such as Avignon, Lyon and Arles with shore excursions to savour all the regions have to offer. The cruise is priced from $5039 a person twin share valid to December 31 for departures on July 28, August 4 and 11, 2019. Other departure dates are available, prices may vary.
UNIWORLD.COM, PH 1300 780 231
NORMANDY BEACHES 12-DAY D-DAY COMMEMORATIVE TOUR
Viking has announced a new river cruise itinerary for 2019 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.
The 12-day Paris & D-Day 75th Anniversary cruise from London to Normandy has special D-Day-related shore excursions and a four-night stay in London with visits to significant British WWII sites.
The river cruise to Normandy visits historic Utah Beach and Pointe du Hoc, Colleville-sur-Mer including Omaha Beach, the American Military Cemetery, Arromanches Debarkment D-Day Museum and Overlord Museum, Juno Beach, the Pegasus Memorial Museum and Les Andelys.
The package is priced from $8995 with two departures on May 29 and 31, 2019. Book by November 30 to take advantage of flights from $995. VIKINGCRUISES.COM.AU, PH 138 747
ROUNDTRIP FROM SYDNEY 3-NIGHT COMEDY CRUISE $399
Laugh it up on a three-night comedy cruise sailing roundtrip from Sydney with no port calls.
P&O Cruises has announced its second Big Laugh Comedy Festival Cruise, sailing on Pacific Explorer on the 2019 Queen’s Birthday weekend.
Departing on June 8, 2019, the party is designed for friends to enjoy and quad-share cabins are priced from $399 a person including all meals and entertainment. POCRUISES.COM.AU, PH 1300 159 454