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Fred. Olsen explores the world of exotic cruising in 2017/19

Exotic holidays to some of the world’s most stunning scenery feature in Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines first-ever dedicated fly-cruise brochure for 2017/19.

Olsen guests can choose from a range of enticing, far-flung destinations, including India, Arabia, the Islands of the Indian Ocean, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, on cruises lasting from 14 to 38 nights.

The first ever dedicated fly-cruise brochure from Fred Olsen Cruise Lines

Justin Stanton, sales and marketing director for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, said: “With a Fred. Olsen fly-cruise, guests are able to get closer to their destinations. This, together with our innovative itineraries, means our guests can spend more time ashore discovering diverse cultures, wondrous landscapes and gaining a more ‘authentic’ experience in the destination.”

‘Exotic Fly-Cruises’ for 2018/19 include:

  • Boudicca’s 21-night Remote Islands & Desert Dunes fly-cruise (adult-only), ex Cape Town, South Africa, on 8 February 2018 (ends Santa Cruz, Tenerife).
    Ports of call: Cape Town, South Africa (overnight stay) – Lüderitz, Namibia – Walvis Bay, Namibia - Jamestown, St Helena – Georgetown, Ascension Island –  Dakar, Senegal – Praia, Cape Verde Islands – Mindelo, Cape Verde Islands – Santa Cruz, Tenerife.


  • Boudicca’s 14-night Islands of the Indian Ocean fly-cruise, ex Port Louis, Mauritius, on 29 November 2018.
    Ports of call: Port Louis, Mauritius (overnight stay) – Praslin Island, Seychelles (overnight stay) – Cruising by Silhouette Island – Victoria, Mahé, Seychelles (overnight stay) – Mamoudzou, Mayotte, Comoros – Hell-Ville, Nosy Be, Madagascar – Diego Suarez, Madagascar – Port Réunion, Réunion Island – Port Louis, Mauritius.


  • Black Watch’s 39-night Pacific Island Christmas & Sydney New Year fly-cruise, ex Bridgetown, Barbados, on 26 November 2018 (ends Brisbane, Australia).
    Ports of call: Bridgetown, Barbados – Kralendijk, Bonaire – Cartagena de Indias, Colombia – Cruising Panama Canal – Puntarenas, Costa Rica – Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica – Nuku Hiva,  French Polynesia – Rangiroa, French Polynesia – Papeete, Tahiti – Bora Bora - Crossing the International Date Line –  Nuku’alofa, Tonga – Mystery Island, Vanuatu – Sydney, Australia (two overnight stays) – Newcastle, Australia – Brisbane, Australia.


  • Boudicca’s 34-night Ancient Arabia, India & the Mediterranean fly-cruise (adult only), ex Colombo, Sri Lanka, on 10 January 2019 (ends Dover).
    Ports of call: Colombo, Sri Lanka – Kochi, Kerala, India – Mumbai, India (overnight stay) – Porbandar, Gujarat – Dubai, UAE – Khasab, Oman – Muscat, Oman – Salalah, Oman – Aqaba, Jordan (overnight stay) – Safaga, Egypt (overnight stay) –  Cruising Suez Canal –  Alexandria, Egypt – Valletta, Malta – Palma, Mallorca – Cádiz, Spain – Dover.

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    Posted on 16th March 2017 at 08:52 am in Cruise News | Cruise Lines | Fred Olsen |

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