Yorkshire Times
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12:00 AM 4th July 2024

Abridged 2025 Cruising Adventure From ‘Fred’

Explorers looking for their next adventure can take advantage of three new shorter sailings as part of Fred Olsen’s 2025 world cruise.

The line has unveiled three new offerings on board Bolette as part of her maiden 106-night world voyage in January 2025.

From Southampton on 6th January, guests can embark on a 56-night ‘Exploring South America and the Pacific Islands’.

They will be able to see some of the world’s most breath-taking panorama including the differing landscapes of Chile, culture and wildlife, witness the Moai statues on Easter Island and discover lesser-known gems like Robinson Crusoe Island. Prices start from £7,899 per person.

On 3rd March, Bolette will depart on a 29-night ‘Australian and South African Discovery’ cruise from Sydney.

Guests will enjoy chances to encounter fascinating nature and wildlife and explore iconic sites such as the Opera House, Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef in Australia before exploring the changing landscapes of Reunion Island and search for the Big Five in South Africa. Prices start from £5,199 per person.

Alternatively, the 21-night ‘Scenic Vistas and Diverse Cultures of Africa’ cruise, leaving Cape Town on 1st April, will see guests explore the vast landscapes of the Namib Desert, witness Senegalese folklore and tribal cultures and experience the remoteness of the subtropical island of Jamestown, St Helena. Prices start from £3,399 per person.

For further information on Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ grand voyages, visit

Book online or call Reservations on 0800 0355 242 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6pm, Saturday 9am to 5pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm), or contact your ABTA travel agent.