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  • Travel to the magical Christmas Market at Antwerp in style.  The Magellan boasts a spacious interior, with wide corridors and expansive wooden deck areas providing comfortable surroundings for guests
  • Immerse yourself in one of Belgium's most vibrant cities at its most festive time: Christmas
  • Enjoy some peace and quiet on this adults only cruise

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Your Destination

Make your festive season a special one with this two night cruise break to Antwerp. Discover the impressive cathedral, cobbled streets, art galleries, boutiques and diamond shops.  Wander through the stalls of seasonal gifts and be sure to buy some delicious Belgian chocolates.

Antwerp's Christmas Market offers visitors great winter pleasures. Every year The Grote Markt, Suikerrui, Handschoenmarkt and the Groenplaats are transformed into a wonderful market with festive atmosphere. The Groenplaats is adorned with nice Christmas lights, with music played in the background. Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and a glass of Glühwein, a real speciality of the Christmas market in Antwerp. An ice rink is not too far away from the Groenplaats.

Your Itinerary

20th December 2015
Board the ship at 17:00 and settle in for a night of entertainment while the ship makes her way to the historic city of Antwerp.

21st December 2015
Disembrak in Antwerp at 08:00 and spend a day exploring the magical Christmas market all while sampling the world-famous Belgian chocolate and taking in the beautiful architecture.  Your ship will depart at 17:00.

22nd December 2015
Arrive back in Tilbury at 07:00

The published itineraries are subject to amendment

Your Ship

Your cruise is based upon a Full Board Basis

Combining expansive, comfortable surroundings and friendly service with stylish entertainment and delicious cuisine, Magellan is the perfect choice for those looking for a greater range of on board facilities. However, she still retains a feel of intimacy and personal attention when compared with the ‘mega’ resort style ships built today. No climbing walls or ice-skating rinks and no kids!

Having boarded Magellan look forward to an evening of sumptuous dining, a glittering show, cabaret and late night disco before making your way the comfort of your cabin. You’ll awake the next day in the elegant city of Antwerp. Explore the Grote Markt with its 16th century guild houses and Flemish Renaissance town hall and admire Antwerp’s towering Gothic cathedral, whose graceful spire dominates the skyline.  Then return to the Magellan for another night on board to party away as you sail back to Tilbury.

Magellan offers a traditional maritime experience in spacious surroundings. Discover a wide range of comfortable lounges and stylish leisure facilities to enrich your time on board.  Her wide range of public facilities include the impressive Waldorf and Kensington Restaurants offering two sitting dining or the more informal Raffles Bistro. There are comfortable lounge areas throughout including the two-tier theatre style Magellan Show Lounge, and a wide range of other amenities. Out on deck, there are two swimming pools, three whirlpools and expansive deck areas.

Your Cabin

Adults Adults
2 Adults

Magellan is an extremely comfortable ocean cruise ship with a wide range of public areas and deck spaces in which to relax. However, it is your cabin that should be the perfect place to unwind after a busy day sightseeing in Antwerp. 

You may choose between a Standard Twin Ocean View, Standard Plus Ocean View or Superior Twin Ocean View.

Your Journey

Coach Transfers From London Victoria to Tilbury are included.

Outbound (20/12/2015)
The cruise ship departs Tilbury at 17:00 and arrives in Antwerp at 08:00 the following day.

Inbound (21/12/2015)
The cruise ship departs Antwerp at 17:00 and arrives in Antwerp at 07:00 the following day.


Please note: travel details are given as a guide only and may change. We will however notify you in advance if journey is more than 2 hours outside the time range given. Tickets are non-changeable and non-refundable at time of booking.

What's Included

  • Delicious full board cuisine. 
  • Afternoon teas and late night snacks. 
  • Self service tea & coffee (6am to 10pm). 
  • Big show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes. 
  • Daytime activities and leisure facilities. 
  • Porterage of luggage, port to cabin. 
  • Port Taxes.

Terms and Conditions

Currency On-Board: All prices on-board are in British Pounds

Embarkation/Disembarkation: Embarkation procedures in the UK ports normally start four hours before sailing time.  At final disembarkation, customers should allow approximately 90-120 minutes from the scheduled arrival time before disembarkation.  The full embarkation/disembarkation procedures and timings will be confirmed when tickets and cruise documentation is despatched usually 14 days prior to sale.

Gratuities: On the Magellan, an amount of £5 per person each night is added to guests on board accounts.

Dress Code: Cruise & Maritime operate a very relaxed dress code on board during the day, however, in the evening jeans and shorts are not allowed in restaurants.  Although casual dress is allowed in the buffet restaurant.

Passports: Guests must be in possession of a valid passport.  Non EU nationals may need a visa.

Age Restrictions: Please note that the Magellan is child free for the enjoyment of adult passengers (16 or over at the time of sailing).

Travel Insurance: Compulsory and details will be required shortly after booking.

Electrical Appliances: Cabins feature an electric socket for small appliances such as electric shavers.  Each cabin is equipped with a hair dryer.  Advisable to bring a UK 3 pin to European round 2 pin universal adaptor in order to access electrical supply in the cabins.

Meet & Greet

If you are driving to the airport in the UK, and book our package including flights, you may wish to add our Meet and Greet service. Take the hassle out of airport parking and have an official representative take your car on arrival, and it will be waiting for you on your return.

This can be added at the next stage of booking process where available.

Your Contract

The flight inclusive offer(s) shown on this page are ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Voyage Privé is acting as agent for Super Breaks with ATOL number 10170 and your contract is with that company.

Travel Documents

Once the booking process is complete, you will receive an automatic confirmation email from Voyage Prive detailing your chosen travel arrangements.

Your official ATOL receipt and booking confirmation issued by the Tour Operator will follow within 5 days.

We will send all documents out as early as possible (subject to full payment being received) but you should receive all your documentation at least 10 days prior to departure. Generally, travel documents are sent via email however, in some cases they will be sent by post.

If you have booked Meet & Greet, you will receive a separate voucher for this via email.

Please do make sure that you add Voyage Privé to your Safe Senders list and check your Junk mail regularly for your travel documents.

Important Information

For further information on passport & visa requirements click here

Please note that the location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel

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