Hong Kong based boutique travel agency Charlotte Travel has announced the launch of their latest venture – Charlotte’s Ultimate Cruises, offering a new level of ocean and river cruise experience and dedicated specialist service for their discerning clients.
Headed by the mother and daughter duo of Jackie and Charlotte Harris, Charlotte Travel prides itself on providing exceptional personal service. With a team of experienced Travel Advisors, Charlotte Travel is now expanding their expertise to a dedicated Cruise Team to serve the accelerating demand for luxury cruising.
Travellers who book through Charlotte Travel will have access to complimentary offers on the world’s finest cruise ships across hundreds of annual departures. Benefits include:
Dedicated Onboard Hosts:
Jackie Harris, Founder of Charlotte Travel, who is specifically trained by Virtuoso Voyages, is the first onboard host amongst all travel agencies in Asia. The hosts are available throughout the cruise journey to ensure comfort, arrange activities and to answer any questions guests may have to provide a smooth and seamless experience.
Welcome Aboard Cocktail Reception:
A private event which presents a great opportunity for guests to mingle and familiarise themselves with the dedicated onboard host and fellow cruisers. Passengers can build memories with like-minded travellers they meet, adding an unexpected element to their cruise journey.
Exclusive Shore Excursion:
Through Charlotte Travel, cruisers can enjoy VIP access to events, venues and exclusive excursions, which are excellent opportunities to immerse themselves in the local culture. For travellers who prefer to relax onboard, the Charlotte Travel advisor can also arrange additional options including gifts or shipboard credits.
At Charlotte Travel, travellers can choose from a selection of luxury ocean and river cruises. From intimate sailing on an Indonesian Phinisi vessel to a river journey on the Ayeyarwady or a 121-Day World Cruise, the talented Charlotte Travel Cruise team ensures a memorable and highly bespoke experience.
Sample cruise itineraries include:
Komodo Island Cruise with Amandira, Indonesia – The 52-metre traditional Phinisi ship takes guests on a five or seven-night journey to discover the fabled Komodo dragon in its UNESCO-protected homeland on a cruise voyage. Set just 200 kilometres from Amanwana, Komodo National Park is a wonderland of natural beauty, and the surrounding east Indonesian archipelago is renowned for some of the best dive sites in the world.
Jewels of the Ayeyarwady River onboard Belmond Orcaella, Myanmar – Set sail on a luxurious nine-day river cruise to uncover the secrets of this historic region. Enjoying guided excursions of the ancient city Danuphyu, visit the memorial of the revered leader General Maha Bandula, see the impressive Shwesandaw Pagoda and 10-storey Sitting Buddha in Pyay as well as enjoying a sunset tour of Bagan with wonderful scenery.
121-Day World Cruise by Silver Whisper in 2018 – This magnificent voyage from Los Angeles to Rome will take travellers to 60 ports in 21 countries via 8 separate routes. Departing on 6th January 2018, Silver Whisper begins its journey with mesmerising landscapes like the blue lagoons of Polynesia and splendors of New Zealand, passing through vibrant cities in Southeast Asia then onto ancient wonders of Angkor Wat and the Taj Mahal. Finally cruising through the Red Sea and Suez Canal to stop in Santorini, Greece and Sorrento, Italy before reaching the destination, Rome.