ELEGANT CRUISES & TOURS ANNOUNCES $300 PER PERSON SAVINGS PLUS 30% OFF ALL SHORE EXCURSIONS FOR SELECT “VENICE & THE DALMATIAN COAST” SAILINGS
IF BOOKED BY JANUARY 31, 2009
Experience one of travel’s most popular destinations at value-based fares
Elegant Cruises & Tours, (www.elegantcruises.com), a niche line specializing in culturally-focused travel to Europe, the Red Sea and South America and expedition voyages to Antarctica, announces savings of $300 per person off published rates plus 30 percent savings on all shore excursions for select “Venice & The Dalmatian Coast” sailings aboard the 64-passenger m/s Monet, if booked by January 31, 2009.
“Venice & the Dalmatian Coast” is an 8-day/7-night cruise itinerary exploring the splendid coastline and islands of the eastern Adriatic Sea between Venice, Italy and Dubrovnik, Croatia, currently one of travel’s most popular destinations. Elegant Cruises & Tours, a Croatian-owned company, and the Monet make cruising to this region even more special, delivering an authentic Croatian experience with a Croatian ship and captain, full Croatian crew, regional cuisine, local entertainment and first-hand knowledge of each port of call.
The select sailing dates and itinerary options are April 15 – 22, 2009, sailing one way from Venice to Dubrovnik; April 22 – 29, 2009 sailing one way from Dubrovnik and April 29 – May 6, 2009, sailing roundtrip Venice to Venice.
Ports of call include Venice, Italy; Pula, Croatia, famed for its Roman antiquities including the beautifully preserved Amphitheater; Split, Croatia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; the walled city of Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; the island of Korcula, Croatia; and Zadar, Croatia. The April 15 and April 22 sailings also visit Mljet, Croatia and Ploce, Croatia (for Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina).
The April 29 departure includes shipboard overnights in Venice and Dubrovnik. The April 15 and April 22 departures include two overnights in Dubrovnik plus overnights in Korcula, Split and Venice. Cruise only rates for all three itineraries and departure dates begin at $2,595 per person, based on the $300 per person savings. Complimentary house wine and beer are served with lunch and dinner aboard all Elegant Cruises & Tours voyages. Group rates and full ship charters are also available.
For more details on specific itineraries, to book or to request a 2009 brochure, contact Elegant Cruises & Tours (800) 683-6767 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Elegant Cruises & Tours website at http://www.elegantcruises.com.
About Elegant Cruises & Tours, Inc.
2009 will mark the 21st year of operation for Elegant Cruises & Tours as a cruise ship operator, general agent and wholesaler for the leisure travel industry. From its headquarters in Port Washington, NY, the company provides deluxe cultural and expedition cruises aboard small ships and riverboats in Europe, the Red Sea, South America and Antarctica. ECT is the exclusive operator of the 104-passenger expedition ship m/s Andrea and the 62-passenger m/s Monet, and reservations agent for the legendary tall ship Sea Cloud. The company is also a wholesaler and retailer for the deluxe riverboats, River Cloud, River Cloud II, Amadeus Princess and other fine vessels.