Fred Olsen Borealis ship cruise in 2023 "Around the World in 80 Days"

   March 7, 2021 ,   Cruise Industry

Vacationers looking for their next adventure can now follow in the footsteps of the fictional explorer Phileas Fogg in an "Around the World in 80 Days" voyage introduced by Fred Olsen.

The voyage departs in February 2023 from England (both Liverpool and Southampton) and will ofer exceptional experiences. Feature call ports include Safaga (seaport to Luxor) coinciding with the 100-year anniversary of Tutankhamen tomb's discovery and also port visits in Japan timed to capture the country's cherry blossom season.

The 80-day itinerary on Borealis will take place in the novel's 150th anniversary year and will call at many of the ports visited by Fogg, such as Mumbai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, San Francisco.

Passengers will also enjoy up to GBP 500 per person in OBC (onboard credit).

Fred Olsen Borealis cruise ship

Borealis’ 80-day World Cruise 2023 departs from Southampton UK on February 23, 2023. Prices start from GBP 10,000 per person.

Ports of call include Southampton UK, Lisbon, Cruising Strait of Messina, Brindisi, Port Said (Cairo), Cruising Suez Canal, Safaga, Mumbai, Mormugao (Goa), Kochi, Singapore, Nha Trang, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Hakata (Fukuoka City), Osaka (Kobe), Nagoya (Aichi), Yokohama (Tokyo), Crossing International Date Line, Honolulu (Oahu), Lahaina (Maui), Hilo, San Francisco, San Diego, Acapulco, Puerto Caldera (Puntarenas), Cruising Panama Canal, Cartagena de Indias, Santa Marta, Road Town (Tortola), Basseterre, Ponta Delgada, Southampton UK.

Departure is also offered from Liverpool UK on February 21, 2023, returning to Southampton UK with prices starting from GBP 10,300 per person.