CMV’s new ship Amy Johnson ready for take off

Pacific Dawn  sporting her new livery and house colours as Amy Johnson for 2021 (Cruise and Maritime Voyages, 28th November 2019)“We are today delighted to announce the Maiden Voyage of our latest ship Amy Johnson. Following delivery and a refurbishment programme, Amy Johnson sails from Singapore Thursday 15 April 2021 on a 43-night cruise through Asia, the Middle East, transiting the Suez Canal, before visiting exciting ports in Europe on the way to London Tilbury”.

The ship will be adult only. Fares are available from £3399pp, on sale 6 February 2020.

Announcing Amy Johnson’s Maiden Voyage and her 2021 programme, CMV’s Marketing Director, Mike Hall said “Amy Johnson will be the flagship of the CMV fleet. A real step up for us whilst still maintaining our key brand values of a more traditional style of cruising and maritime experience. CMV passengers and our trade industry partners will welcome the similar style on board to Columbus and Vasco da Gama. Amy Johnson’s maiden voyage will be an epic adventure in the spirit of her pioneering namesake.”

Inaugural guests will fly from London overnight to join the ship in Singapore. The Maiden Voyage includes ports in Malaysia, then to India, visiting Egypt and a chance to see Luxor and Jordan. From the Suez Canal, there is the opportunity to explore Cairo followed by other interesting and ancient sites in Greece and Italy. The South of France, Southern Spain plus Portugal’s Lisbon and Oporto are towards the end of this amazing journey with La Coruna and Amsterdam the final calls on the way to London Tilbury.

Cruises in Amy Johnson’s inaugural season include a fascinating cultural odyssey sailing from London – Tilbury on Saturday 9 October 2021 cruising the Black Sea and the Mediterranean. This unique itinerary includes Odessa, Constanta, Bulgaria, Istanbul and Athens. Then calls at the historically fascinating Israel and Egypt followed by Malta, Sicily, Gibraltar and Vigo on the voyage back to London Tilbury. Fares for the 32-night Grand Black Sea & Mediterranean are available from £2239pp.

(CMV – Cruise & Maritime Voyages)