Grand Voyages, by Queen Mary 2.

Explore legendary sailing routes on Queen Mary 2.

Southampton to Dubai.

Queen Mary 2, 19 nights, January 10 - 29. 2019†

Your departure from the everyday.

Grand Voyages have sailed from Queen Mary 2’s home port of Southampton for centuries. After your departure, two days at sea allow you to relax, explore and feel the miles slip away between you and the ordinary world.

Your visit to vibrant southern Spain.

You could glimpse back in time around the atmospheric port of Cadiz, or take a tour of Seville. It’s your invitation to discover the city’s UNESCO-listed Alcazar, Andalusia’s beauty and perhaps even the local sherry.

Step into the Cradle of Civilization.

Three sea days lead to Piraeus and an optional trip to Athens. Stroll among the ancient columns of the Greek capital’s Stoa where Plato lectured, or explore the twisting lanes and lively tavernas of the Plaka district.

Legendary sites across the Holy Land.

At the far shore of the Mediterranean is Haifa, home to the Baha’i Shrine and its beautiful terraced gardens. It’s also your invitation to explore the historic and holy towns of Nazareth, Galilee and Jerusalem.

The Suez Canal and the Red Sea.

Savor a transit along the famous 120-mile Suez Canal. It’s the start of six wonderful days in the Red Sea and around the Arabian Peninsula that allow you time to indulge in a myriad of pursuits.

Dubai’s uniquely extravagant welcome.

Your Grand Voyage ends in that largest and most extravagant of the Arab Emirate cities, Dubai. Perhaps you’ll extend your adventure with a stay here to discover man-made islands and the tallest building on earth.

Singapore to Southampton.

Queen Mary 2, 34 nights, March 11 - April 14, 2019†

A gleaming send-off from Singapore.

Your adventure begins as you fly over gold-domed mosques and lotus-filled garden lakes into Singapore. As you bid farewell to the Lion City, many discoveries lie ahead on the western horizon.

Malaysia’s skyscrapers and soft sands.

Kuala Lumpur is your first port of call, with its heady fusion of cultural influences. You’ll soon discover Penang’s alluring golden beaches and Langkawi’s cluster of 99 palm-fringed islands, the envy of all Malaysia.

Rich spices and lush scenery.

Touching shore in Chennai, you’ll find the city the center of South Indian cuisine. On its western Malabar coast lies Cochin, once a major stop along the Spice Route, and gateway to the verdant backwaters of Kerala.

Opulent cities and empty desert.

Opulent Abu Dhabi then showcases the wealth of the Emirates. A paradise for shoppers, it also offers an escape into the desert. The next day, you may admire Dubai’s dazzling modernity by traditional dhow.

From sultan’s palaces to a lost city.

In and around historic Salalah, discover sultan’s palaces, souks and frankincense trails. Aqaba may entice you into the Red Sea or towards the 9,000-year-old lost city of Petra, carved into Jordan’s red sandstone hills.

A homecoming amid Europe’s wonders.

Beyond the Suez Canal, arrive in Limassol on Cyprus, birthplace of Aphrodite. Uncover the eternal romance of Rome, vibrant Barcelona, and Portugal’s ancient hillside capital of Lisbon, before you return to Southampton.

Dubai to Southampton.

Queen Mary 2, 20 nights, March 25 - April 14, 2019†

Relaxation around the Arabian Peninsula.

Flying into Dubai, you’ll discover a world where ultra-modern exists besides pockets of traditional life. From here, two days at sea allow time to unwind and indulge in the endless experiences of our flagship.

Legendary tales and incense trails.

Next you’ll reach Salalah in the Sultanate of Oman. Here lie 1,050 miles of unspoiled beaches, fortified mountain villages, incense trees, palm groves, oases and tales from “One Thousand and One Nights.”

An ancient city and thriving sea life.

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

The beguiling island of Aphrodite.

Following a transit of the famous Suez Canal, you will reach the Cypriot city of Limassol with its 12th-century fort, medieval museum, atmospheric taverns, rich mythology and delicious cuisine.

Rome’s eternally captivating riches.

Then it is on to the many-layered and timeless wonders of Rome, from the ancient Colosseum and the Renaissance St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, to the joy of watching modern life unfold around the Spanish Steps.

Your unforgettable Iberian finale.

Around the Iberian Peninsula, you’ll pause to admire the vibrant, quirky architecture of Barcelona, and Portugal’s ancient hillside capital, Lisbon. Soon after, you’ll make your return to Southampton.

Hong Kong to Southampton.

Queen Mary 2, 40 nights, 5 March - 14 April 2019†

Set sail from a legendary harbor.

Your memorable experience begins in Hong Kong. Flying out a little early, you could browse silks at Stanley Market, savor the Flower Market's fragrant aromas and hear sweet songs in the Yuen Po Street Bird Garden.

Contrasting visions of Vietnam.

Make two visits to Vietnam. Nha Trang is a relaxed resort, with ancient temples to discover nearby. Ho Chi Minh City swirls with life around French colonial buildings. Then it is on to Singapore for an overnight stay.

Cityscapes, temples and waterfalls.

In Malaysia, gaze up at Kuala Lumpur’s bold Petronas Towers. Around Penang, discover an orangutan sanctuary, traditional villages or Buddhist temples. From Langkawi, seek out waterfalls in the jungle.

Explore India’s myriad influences.

Chennai stands near Kancheepuram, one of India’s seven sacred cities. Cochin wears its influences proudly, from Portuguese churches and the Dutch influenced Mattancherry Palace to the Chinese fishing nets.

Dazzling mosques and ancient tombs.

Be bedazzled by the white marble Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi, while one of Dubai’s most admired buildings is the Burj Al Arab hotel. From Salalah in Oman, you might take an optional excursion to Job’s tomb.

From Petra to the Portuguese capital.

Many iconic sights still remain. These could include the rock-hewn facades of Petra, Vatican City and the Trevi Fountain in Rome, the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona and the Monument to the Discoveries in Lisbon.

New York to Dubai.

Queen Mary 2, 27 nights, 3 January - 30 January 2020†

Eastbound Crossing to Southampton.

Your voyage begins from New York, with six blissful days unwinding at sea, exploring the myriad comforts and experiences within your new home, on board flagship Queen Mary 2.

England’s scenic south coast and London.

Following your rejuvenating week at sea, you'll arrive feeling refreshed and reinvigorated in Southampton. Discover this scenic region with tours of the South Coast or enjoy visiting England's magical capital, London.

Savor the allure of historic Europe.

Your voyage continues with Portugal’s colorful capital Lisbon, set on seven picturesque hills. Next, you will visit the beautiful Bay of Naples, with culture in abundance and spectacular views of the islands of Capri and Ischia.

A rich and vibrant history.

Cruise through the Messina Strait to the fascinating Israeli port of Haifa, from where you’re invited to explore the rich history of Nazareth, Galilee and Jerusalem before transiting the famous Suez Canal.

The allure of the ancient and the new.

After sailing the Red Sea, Aqaba offers you the opportunity to experience the mysterious ancient city of Petra. Six blissful sea days later arrive in flamboyant Dubai to enjoy its multitude of striking attractions.

Southampton to Singapore.

Queen Mary 2, 34 nights, January 10 - February 13, 2020†

Discover an inspirational journey.

After departing Southampton, you will begin an inspiring journey exploring Europe, the Middle East, and finally Asia. Your voyage begins with two relaxing days at sea, with time to discover the appeal of this remarkable ship.

Historic gems reveal their charms.

Your first port of call to experience is colorful Lisbon, followed by alluring Naples. Two days after transiting the Messina Strait you will arrive in Haifa, Israel, from where you'll visit the historic region of Galilee.

The allure of ancient worlds.

From Haifa explore the birthplace of Christianity in Nazareth, Galilee and Jerusalem. After sailing the Suez Canal and Red Sea, Aqaba is a gateway to ancient Petra. Six blissful sea days later arrive in flamboyant Dubai.

Explore two contrasting cities.

In Muscat, Oman, you’ll soon discover that the remarkable Sultanate Palace and Zawawi Mosque are must see destinations. And in Sri Lanka’s bustling capital Colombo, splendid British Colonial architecture awaits you.

Highlights of Southeast Asia.

Immerse yourself in Phuket’s luscious Thai scenery and the Malaysian charms of historic Penang. Later, admire Kuala Lumpur’s soaring towers from Moorish Port Kelang, before arriving in style at enthralling Singapore.

Hong Kong to Perth.

Queen Mary 2, 25 nights, February 18 - March 14, 2020†

Hong Kong and on to Indonesia.

After vibrant Hong Kong enjoy three relaxing sea days so you arrive refreshed in Bitung, Indonesia ready to explore the excellent Tangkoko Batuangus Nature Reserve, or to take a boat tour of beautiful Lembeh Strait.

Experience the beauty of Australia.

Your first Australian destination is the historic frontier city of Darwin, a fascinating place to explore. Next, after arriving in Airlie Beach you’ll be amazed by the striking natural beauty of the Whitsunday Islands.

Two extraordinary cities to enchant you.

In beautiful Brisbane uncover Aboriginal works in the Queensland Museum, before a wonderful overnight stay in Sydney surrounded by iconic landmarks such as the Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Truly unforgettable.

Australian style and culture.

You’ll find stylish Melbourne such a beguiling city so allow yourself to be tempted by its great restaurants. Whilst cultured Adelaide offers fascinating museums and galleries and is also your gateway to the outback.

The delights of Western Australia.

Margaret River offers you the chance to relax on its superb beaches and is also a great place to catch a glimpse of a humpback whale. Your final call on this epic journey is historic Fremantle, in Perth.

†Cruise duration and dates are based on cruise only.