Grand Voyages by Queen Mary 2

Grand Voyages, by Queen Mary 2.
Explore legendary sailing routes in luxury on board Queen Mary 2.

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  • Southampton to Singapore.

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    Between Southampton and Singapore, across three continents, this incredible cruise captures the wonders of ancient worlds and the intoxicating Persian Gulf. Experience five diverse countries in Asia before discovering the delights of Singapore.

  • Southampton to Dubai.

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    Admire ancient Athens and UNESCO treasures such as Seville’s gigantic Gothic cathedral and the tomb of Christopher Columbus. Enjoy two days in Haifa, Israel at the foot of Mount Carmel and see the Suez Canal before you arrive and marvel at the modern wonder that is Dubai.

  • Singapore to Southampton.

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    Your Grand Voyage over three continents starts from Singapore with the chance to explore five locations in Malaysia and India, arriving early morning. Admire riches and ruins in the Arabian Gulf, North Africa and four of Europe’s finest capital cities before reaching Southampton.

  • Dubai to Southampton.

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    Lavish Dubai and colourful Oman and Jordan embody the intrigue of the Arabian Gulf. Transit the historic Suez Canal and enjoy time ashore in Egypt and in Limassol, Cyprus. Visit Europe’s timeless cities: Rome, Barcelona and Lisbon before arriving in Southampton, England.

  • Hong Kong to Southampton.

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    Experience the Far East with Queen Mary 2 for an exciting 40 night journey from Hong Kong to Europe, exploring the fascinating ports of Asia and the Middle East, as well as a few iconic ports in Europe. Your adventure will end in the home port of Queen Mary 2, Southampton.

Southampton to Singapore.

Queen Mary 2
33 nights
10 January - 12 February 2019

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  • Departing from Queen Mary 2’s home port of Southampton, you’ll travel East on a rich and varied adventure bound for the world’s only island city-state of Singapore. Your voyage begins with two blissful days unwinding at sea, exploring a myriad of comforts and experiences within your new home.

  • Coasting into Cadiz, you’re just a shore excursion away from Seville in the heart of Andalusia with stamping feet and fiery flamenco. Three relaxing days at sea bring you to the ancient port of Piraeus in the Attica region of Greece, from where you can visit the classical ruins of Athens.

  • Lingering in antiquity, a stop in Haifa invites you to explore the birthplace of Christianity in Nazareth, Galilee and Jerusalem. Then on through the famous Suez Canal, through the Red Sea and to six serene seas days before arriving in Dubai, the largest Arab Emirate city. Next Doha, the capital of Qatar. And then Muscat in Oman, variously ruled by the Persian, Portuguese, and Ottoman empires.

  • Goa, voted as having 'the best quality of life in India', then beckons you, followed by Colombo, the laid-back islands of Phuket and Penang, and finally the 'Lion City' of Singapore.

Southampton to Dubai.

Queen Mary 2
19 nights
10 - 29 January 2019

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  • Grand Voyages have sailed from Southampton for centuries. Now it’s your turn to write history as you embark on a journey of discovery through beauty, culture, and wonder. Sailing from Queen Mary 2’s home port of Southampton, two days at sea allow you to relax, explore, and feel the miles slip away between you and the ordinary world.

  • Arriving in the heart of the historic Spanish port of Cadiz, you can step back in time to traces of the 12th century BC. A tour to Seville invites you to sample Andalusian beauty, the UNESCO World heritage site of The Alcazar of Seville and perhaps a vintage Sherry.

  • Three idyllic ocean days bring you to the ancient Greek port of Piraeus with an optional trip to Athens, where you can stroll through the ancient columns of the Stoa where Plato lectured, or explore the twisting lanes and lively tavernas of the Plaka.

  • Next, Haifa, from where you’re invited to explore the historic towns of Nazareth, Galilee and Jerusalem before transiting along the famous Suez Canal. Six wonderful days at sea allow you time to indulge in a myriad of pursuits before arriving in the largest of the Arab Emirate cities, opulent Dubai.

Singapore to Southampton.

Queen Mary 2
34 nights
11 March - 14 April 2019

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  • Your adventure begins as you fly over gold-domed mosques and lotus-filled garden lakes into Singapore. Kuala Lumpur is your first port of call, with its cultural fusion of Moorish and modern influences, followed by Penang’s alluring golden beaches and cultural gems. Then beckons Langkawi’s cluster of 99 palm-fringed islands; the envy of all Malaysia.

  • India’s friendly Chennai is the centre of South Indian cuisine. Along the charming Malabar coast lies Cochin, once a major stop along the Spice Route replete with Roman history. Then the opulent island city of Abu Dhabi showcases the wealth of the Emirates: a paradise for shoppers, offering an escape into the desert.

  • Dubai’s blend of cultures fascinates before you reach historic Salalah, birthplace of the Sultan. Then you have the nine thousand-year-old hidden city of Petra, carved out of Jordan’s red sandstone hills. Or diving off Aqaba in the Red Sea.

  • Transiting the Suez Canal brings you to the Cypriot city of Limassol with its wealth of history, then the fascinating romance of Rome, beautifully ornate Barcelona, and finally Lisbon – Portugal’s ancient hillside capital overlooking the Tagus River – before Queen Mary 2 sails into Southampton.

Dubai to Southampton.

Queen Mary 2
20 nights
25 March - 14 April 2019

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  • Flying into Dubai, you’ll discover a world of distinctive contrasts. Yet your voyage ahead aboard the illustrious Queen Mary 2 holds far greater delights. It all begins with two magical days at sea, allowing you time to unwind from the everyday, indulge in the extraordinary, and perhaps explore the sheer space and scope of refined comforts and almost endless experience you can find on board.

  • You’ll first discover the Arabian Peninsula’s best-kept secret: Salalah in the Sultanate of Oman. Here lies 1,700 kilometres of unspoiled beaches, fortified mountain villages, incense trees, palm groves, oases, and tales from One Thousand and One Nights.

  • Three blissful sea days then bring you to the astonishing hidden city of Petra. Jordan’s only coastal city, Aqaba also offers internationally renowned diving and the richest marine life in the Red Sea.

  • A transit through the famous Suez Canal leads to the Cypriot city of Limassol with its 12th century fort, medieval museum, enchanting taverns, and famous cuisine. Then on to the many layered wonders of Rome, the beautiful colours of Barcelona, Portugal’s ancient hillside city of Lisbon, and then a return to this Queen’s home in Southampton.

Hong Kong to Southampton.

Queen Mary 2
40 nights
5 March - 14 April 2019

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  • Beginning in Hong Kong, board Queen Mary 2 for a memorable experience. Souvenir hunting is a sensory delight in this city of timeless traditions. Famous Stanley Market offers you the opportunity to pick up silk wares, while the fragrant aromas at the Flower Market and the sweet songs among the Yuen Po Street Bird Garden are also not to be missed.

  • The next stop is Nha Trang, Vietnam, where you can enjoy the gorgeous scenery and meet friendly locals while travelling via pedicab. Continue the journey and explore multi-cultural Singapore at the gold-domed Sultan Mosque, the Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple with its vivid images of Hindu God Vishnu and the calm, lotus-filled lakes of the Chinese garden.

  • Abu Dhabi reflects the opulence of the United Arab Emirates. A shore excursion here will give you the opportunity to discover duty-free shopping in countless grand malls or stroll along the seafront Corniche. From the Jumeira Mosque to the glittering Gold Souq, Dubai is a place of fascinating contrasts, a distinctive blend of East and West, old and new.

  • The Vatican in Rome will leave any visitor awestruck by its beauty. Barcelona’s most famous sight is the soaring spires of the Sagrada Família – Gaudi’s unfinished masterpiece. Indeed, Gaudi’s influence can be seen throughout the city in various buildings and parks. Your ship offers the perfect base from which to explore Lisbon’s historic streets lined with cafés and bakeries, or historic sites such as the Belém Tower.

Cruise duration and dates are based on cruise only.