Thomson Cruises docks in Dubrovnik in Summer 2015, now offering flights from Bristol Airport
Created: 1st Apr 2014
Thomson Cruises’ brand new summer 2015 line up goes on sale on 24 April, with Platinum ship Thomson Celebration moving to the historical new home port of Dubrovnik in Croatia, offering a diverse range of port calls, including 10 new destinations and four exciting new itineraries, setting sail from 7 May 2015.
A record total of 28 new ports of call have been added to the summer 2015 programme, including Durres (Albania),Hvar (Croatia) and Itea (for Delphi, Greece) and San Remo (Italy) offering guests of Thomson Cruises the chance to explore more undiscovered destinations than ever before. Thomson Spirit and Thomson Majesty join the Platinum fleet, with an interior makeover and the addition of new balcony cabins. Thomson Spirit also has a new home port in Marmaris, Turkey, and there is a range of new itineraries across the board.
NEW CROATIAN HOME PORT – THOMSON CELEBRATION
From May 2015, Thomson Celebration will be setting up home in the beautiful, walled city of Dubrovnik, the perfect jumping off point to begin exploring the stretches of Croatian coastline as well as some of the most interesting Mediterranean and Adriatic destinations.
Thomson Cruises will be devoting the entire season’s cruising to ‘adults only’ with four new itineraries for customers to enjoy. These include the ‘Adriatic Affair’, ‘Croatian Classics’, ‘Grecian Legends’, and ‘Taste of the Adriatic’, and 10 new ports of call including Sibenik, Korcula, Rovinj, Split, and Hvar in Croatia, Trieste, Bari, and Brindisi in Italy, and Corinth and Itea in Greece.
With the introduction of new ports comes an exciting excursion programme. Highlights include the famous ancient site of Delphi, Greece, the chance to explore the olive groves, vineyards and settlements of Korcula Island, and a rare tour of the Ancient city of Corinth and Canal, the four-mile long waterway which splits mainland Greece from the Peloponnese peninsula.
NEW BALCONY CABINS AND PLATINUM MAKEOVERS FOR THOMSON SPIRIT AND THOMSON MAJESTY
Ships Thomson Spirit and Thomson Majesty have been treated to a modern makeover and now join the Thomson Platinum collection alongside Thomson Dream and Thomson Celebration, further enhancing the holiday experience for Thomson Cruises customers. In order to make the Platinum grade, ships must score ‘good’ or ‘excellent’ with 90% or more of customers. Guests should expect a more contemporary look and feel on-board including modern furnishings, flat screen TVs, iPod docking stations in suites, and themed a la carte restaurant. Both stylish ships will also benefit from the addition of private sea view balcony cabins - 28 on Majesty and 19 on Spirit.