As you may have already heard, the much-loved cruise line Thomson Cruises has now officially changed to Marella Cruises!
As part of this exciting new change – where you’ll still receive the same great destinations, same fabulous itineraries and the same superb service you always have – Marella Cruises have announced exciting new itineraries across Asia as part of its winter 2018 programme – ON SALE NOW!
The newly renamed Marella Discovery will sail to 18 exotic new ports of call on 14 new adult-only itineraries, including Colours of the Far East, departing from Bangkok, Thailand and Enchanting Far East, setting sail from Langkawi in Malaysia.
Marella Discovery’s South East Asian adventure will take it to vibrant destinations such as Singapore, Vietnam, Cambodia and Kuala Lumpur.
In addition to this lusted-after corner of the world, Marella Discovery will also sail to India, calling at fascinating ports including Mumbai, Mangalore, Mormugao (Goa), Cochin (Kerala) and Colombo (Sri Lanka), and to the Middle East, with highlights including Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Muscat.
More, more, more
Helen Caron, Distribution and Cruise Director at TUI UK and Ireland said -“This is an incredibly exciting time for our business. We’re really proud to offer an experience that guests can, and want to, come back to again and again and moving forward as Marella we have modern additions to our fleet and more destinations, choice and experiences than ever before, which reflects our spirit of exploration and discovery within the new brand.”
She continued, “I’m absolutely delighted to unveil our latest destinations for winter 2018. Asia is an incredibly diverse part of the world and I have no doubt that our customers are going to love their adventures across countries such as Thailand, Malaysia, India and Oman to name a few. These captivating destinations, along with our new ships, famously friendly staff and value for money, make this is the perfect time to look ahead.”
History in the making
For the first time in the company’s history, two ships will be based in Barbados for winter 2018. Marella Explorer will sail its first ever winter season from the Bajan paradise and will be joined by Marella Celebration, operating established itineraries that cruisers are sure to love. And let’s not forget that Thomson itself has also rebranded – moving to one aligned, global brand as TUI!
It’s time to set sail!
There’s never been a more exciting time to set sail with Marella Cruises! Take a look at our Deals section to see if there’s a cruise that suits you there, or simply give us a call on 0800 027 8302 where a member of our friendly team will help you to discover your dream sailing in no time!