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No Fly Cruise Holidays from Ireland

Sunday 28 April 2019

No Fly Cruise Holidays from Ireland


If you have a FEAR of FLYING; experience anxiety and dislike flying or simply want a relaxed mode of travelling from home - CMV Cruise & Maritime Voyages No Fly Cruise Holidays may be a good choice for you. 

This exciting programme features convenient sailings from Dublin, Cobh and Ringaskiddy and will take you on a discovery of a diverse choice of destinations.

Also, Complimentary Coach Transfers will be available for regional pick-ups from most parts of the country including Athlone for all DUBLIN Departures.

In addition to this, groups of 15 or more will get a pick-up from their hometown.

Great Value Scenic “NO FLY” CRUISING Holidays from Dublin, Cobh, Ringaskiddy & Belfast

See Amazing savings below...


Ideal if you:-

Do not like Flying! 

Like a leisurely home-from- home style of a traditional cruising experience with friendly personal service.

Like to discover new and exciting destinations

Appreciate good value and SAVINGS… see below

Option for SOLO Cruisers

Complimentary regional pick-ups from most parts of the country including Galway, Athlone for all Dublin Departures.

 Enjoy delicious full board cuisine, plus afternoon teas and late night snacks

Welcome & Farewell Captain’s Cocktail parties (cruises of six nights or more)

Self-service tea & coffee, from 6am to midnight.

Stylish entertainment, cabarets and popular classical interludes

Daytime activities, informative guest speakers and arts & crafts (cruises of 5 nights or more).

CMV offer…

A more traditional and leisurely style of cruising experience

Medium sized cruise ship accessible to more ports

A wide choice of wonderful excursions



Choice of Destinations:-


Cruise destinations aboard the impressive MAGELLAN SHIP  include:-

Norway’s Fjord land;       Iceland & Faroes;        The River Seine;       Spain, Portugal & Gibraltar;    British Isles;

 Baltic Cities & St Petersburg:      Land of the Northern Lights.

Cruise destinations aboard the elegant MARCO POLO SHIP include:-

For winter 2019/20 – there are two voyages in search of warmer climate…

A fabulous  16 Nights Christmas  &  New Year cruise to the  Canaries & Madeira

Spectacular 78 nights Grand Africa & Indian Ocean Voyage.



On our 2019 cruises we are offering either, SAVER FARES with discounts of up to 50% or save up to 25% plus buy one get one half price.

NB: YOU MUST BOOK BY FRI 31st MAY 2019 to enjoy these savings which are available for a limited period only, subject to availability at time of booking, and may be reduced or withdrawn without notice at any time.


For selected winter 2019/2020 cruises and all summer 2020 itineraries, you can avail of a Buy One Get One Free Deal where the first adult pays the full fare and the second adult, sharing twin accommodation travels absolutely free!

Here is an example of this offer:

 River Seine Experience (GO46R) 6 Night cruise    

 Dept. 16th Sept 2020 based on 2 Adults sharing twin inner cabin.

1st Adult  €1059             2nd Adult FREE         You Save €1059      Price €529pps



Example of Saver Fare Offer

Iceland, Faroes & Land of the Northern Lights 13 Nights Cruise ( G934E)    Depts. Sat 12th Oct 2019

Based on 2 Adults sharing twin inner cabin.

Full Fare €2279pp              Saver Fare €1259pp       You Save €1020



Savings of up to 50% are available on selected cruises. We strongly recommend that you book early, as cabins for single occupancy are very limited and subject to availability. In addition, the special on board singles programme of events including a welcome cocktail party and get-together will ensure the opportunity to meet like-minded travellers.


Multi – Generational Cruising

Although Magellan essentially operates as an adult only ship, many guests have suggested they would like the opportunity to take their children and grand-children. Subsequently, for 2019 two cruises are on offer in school holidays with no age restriction.


A classic Christmas / New Year cruise to warmer climates

16 Nights from €1749pps    Dept 20th  Dec 2019 from Cobh  (Price based on 2 Adults sharing inner cabin)

Look forward to this fabulous Christmas & New Year cruise voyaging south to the warmer climates of the ever popular Canary Islands and beautiful Madeira, for the New Year firework spectacular. Four contrasting islands are included in this delightful itinerary, offering a variety of picturesque landscapes and new experiences to savour. Sit back and relax, enjoy the delicious cuisine and let the attentive crew take care of you.


Whether you are cruising in the Baltic Sea or the Pacific Ocean it is guaranteed that nothing whets the appetite like sea air. You’ll therefore have even more reason to anticipate the feast of delights freshly prepared by expert chefs and served by attentive restaurant staff. Opt for a full English breakfast, savour a leisurely lunch and enjoy a sumptuous five-course dinner each and every day of your cruise.

Carefully constructed menus present a blend of traditional cuisine and international specialities that will make your mouth water. Tasty vegetarian meals and healthy options are featured on every menu.  And, whatever you choose to eat, you can accompany your meal with a selection from the ship’s extensive wine list.

Speciality Dining

On board Columbus, Magellan and Astor, speciality dining feature more intimate specialty restaurants offering yet further dining options. Perfect for that special occasion or just to treat yourself; and why not, you’re on holiday! There is a supplementary charge for dining in these speciality venues.


Discover & Explore

To enhance the enjoyment of your cruise, CMV have created a wide choice of optional shore excursions designed to maximise your time at each port of call. Details will be announced approximately two months before you sail. As numbers on some tours may be limited, we recommend that you take advantage of our pre-registration service to ensure that you do not miss out.


It’s a Celebration!

Celebrate a special birthday or anniversary, or just spoil yourself, by ordering a beautiful floral display in your cabin, a selection of fine wines or a relaxing spa treatment. We can even arrange a wedding vows renewal ceremony with the Captain and officers. Full details will be sent with your pre-sailing information around two months before you sail.






Magellan carries about 1250 passengers and combines expansive, comfortable surroundings and friendly service with stylish entertainment and delicious cuisine. Magellan features a wide range of comfortable well-appointed lounges and panoramic observation areas and is ideally suited to our scenic cruise programme.

Magellan’s wide corridors and stairways and expansive deck areas with traditional wood type decking in many areas, exude a real feeling of spaciousness and is the perfect choice for those looking for a greater range of on board facilities. However, she still retains a feeling of intimacy and personal attention when compared with the ‘mega’ resort style ships built today.

Magellan has two beautifully appointed dining rooms; the Waldorf and Kensington, the more informal Raffles bistro for casual dining and the Indian Fusion speciality restaurant(supplement applies)

The magnificent tiered Magellan Main Show Lounge spans the height of two decks and is complemented by a host of superb lounge bars, Cappuccino’s coffee shop, Livingstone library, Trumps & Aces card and bridge room, casino, gym and shopping galleria.

The impressive Jade Spa offers hairdressing and beauty treatments, sauna and massage facilities.

 Outdoor areas: 2 Swimming pools, 3 whirlpools and extensive areas to sit and relax.

Magellan offers choice of 726 well-appointed inner and ocean view cabins including 14 suites with balconies. 














Marco Polo with her traditional profile, beautiful teak decks and distinctive dark blue hull is a truly classic ocean liner.  This ship can accommodate up to 800 adult guests within a warm and friendly atmosphere that reflects a truly intimate cruise experience.


Marco Polo has 8 passenger decks. Her wide range of public facilities include the impressive Waldorf Restaurant, the Indian Fusion speciality restaurant (supplement applies), and as an alternative more informal experience, the stylish Marco’s Bistro.

There are 5 lounge areas – the theatre style Marco Polo Lounge, the elegant Captain’s Club, a perfect venue for pre-dinner cocktails with the resident pianist; Palm Garden, with wonderful panoramic ocean views; and the stylish Columbus Lounge. Completing the quintet is Scott’s Bar, and ideal spot to enjoy the late night cabaret and disco.

Other facilities include the ship’s well stocked Livingston Library, the Nansen Card Room, an internet café, a shopping arcade and the beautifully appointed Jade Wellness Centre, which offers hairdressing and beauty treatments, fitness and exercise equipment, plus sauna and massage facilities.



There is an outdoor swimming pool, 3 whirlpools and a traditional walk around promenade deck.

Marco Polo offers a good selection of inner and ocean view cabins together with junior and deluxe suites.



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