Lancashire Times
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7:00 AM 8th January 2022

Hamburg Then Rest Of World Says New British Cruise Line

The first British cruise line to be launched in more than a decade - Ambassador Cruise Line - makes its inaugural sailing to Hamburg in Germany this April, after which it will offer itineraries to some of the ‘must see’ destinations of the world.

Here’s a few for your bucket list:

26 May, 2022
12 nights
Prices start at £1219pp (saving £60pp) for a Standard Plus Twin room
To celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, be part of a special cruise to the farthest-flung corners of the UK. With lush landscapes and unrivaled tranquility, see Britain’s offshore islands in all their glory, from the chilly beauty of Orkney to sun-drenched Scilly and St. Peter Port on Guernsey where Britain meets France in one of the wealthiest enclaves on earth. On board, join the celebrations to mark Her Majesty's 70th year as monarch with royal historians, fascinating lectures, a special Jubilee dinner, and more to be announced.

16 October, 2022
Seven nights
Prices start at £599pp (saving £100pp) for a Standard Plus Twin room
Norway is undeniably breathtaking and the sheer scale of the destination’s fjords has to be seen to be believed. Gliding along mirror-smooth waters, be wowed by pristine landscapes with an endless, unspoilt vista of craggy cliffs, magnificent waterfalls and snow-capped mountains. Highlights include Haugesund, formerly the royal seat of the Viking kings, this typically Scandinavian town is set amid the stunning fjords and waterfalls, with colourful houses and a charming waterfront.

23 July 2022
14 nights
Pries start at £1149pp (saving £200pp) for a Standard Twin room
Journey through the Baltic Sea to one of Russia’s jewels and a treasure-house of history, St. Petersburg, with its array of ornate churches and cathedrals, opulent palaces that once housed Tsars and, of course, the magnificent Hermitage Museum. The Baltics are also home to incredible medieval cities and cosmopolitan capitals, with unique architecture blending the very best of east and west. Ambassador Cruise Line takes travellers from the wealth of Copenhagen and Stockholm to the up-and-coming capital of Tallinn, Estonia. As an interactive Circus Cruise for all the family, guests on board can also experience some of the UK's greatest acts and learn the art of juggling, diablo, balancing, and illusion.

5 January, 2023
42 nights
Prices start at £3169 (saving £350pp) for a Superior Twin room
Swap the cold winter blues for warm crystal-clear seas and cloudless skies on a tropical voyage to the Caribbean. Soak in Cuba’s charming capital, palm-fringed beaches, dramatic volcanoes and tropical rainforests as well as exploring a mosaic of Caribbean islands including Barbados, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Jamaica, Turks & Caicos, Tortola (BVI) and Antigua. A one-stop shop for paradise hunters and active adventurers.

23 March, 2023
11 nights
Prices start at £799pp (saving £140pp) for a Standard Twin room
The Aurora Borealis is one of the most awe-inspiring spectacles in all nature as the night sky comes alive in vivid swathes of pink and green. Ambassador will take travellers to the beautiful and unblemished island of Iceland, with its colourful, cosmopolitan capital of Reykjavik, in search of this elusive and fabled phenomenon. Along the way, Ambience will visit Invergordon and the remote and tranquil archipelagos of Orkney and the Faroe Islands to complete an unforgettable itinerary.