London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) August 20, 2012 -- http://www.cruise.co.uk/ has announced the launch of two exclusive garden themed cruises for 2013. This is the first time in the 20 years of hosting garden-themed cruises that the UK's leading online travel agent will be working with Star Clippers and river cruise line, AmaWaterways.
The first cruise departs on February 28, 2013 aboard Star Clipper's luxury sailing vessel Star Flyer. This cruise holiday will be hosted throughout by garden expert Will Giles. Prices start from £2999pp with flights, transfers, 3 night hotel stay in Costa Rica with tours followed by a 7 night cruise and full day tour with lunch to the Wilson Botanical Garden included.
Cruise.co.uk will be dipping into the fastest growing cruise sector, river cruising in 2013, as they host their first garden themed cruise with AmaWaterways. Horticultural expert Matthew Biggs will host this exclusive group aboard AmaCerto. The 7 night cruise will sail to Holland & Belgium on April 1st, 2013. With fares starting from £1499pp with flights, transfers, shore excursions, gratuities and drinks with dinner included.
Commenting on the launch of the new 2013 Garden cruises, Seamus Conlon, Managing Director of said "Since first launching garden cruises in 1995, we have become established as the leaders with a garden expert hosting cocktail parties, talks and visits to botanical gardens. As river and luxury cruises are becoming increasingly popular we know our customers will enjoy this unique collection of garden itineraries."
Vanessa Behan, Product Manager for Garden Themed Cruises added "Who'd have thought that even 20 years that Garden Themed Cruises would still be this popular. And over these past years we have worked with some familiar celebrities including Alan Titchmarsh, Roy Lancaster, Nigel Colborn and in recent years by popular demand, Pippa Greenwood, Matthew Biggs, David Hurrion and Will Giles to mention but a few! 2013 is an exciting year for our programme with the launch of two new sailings. It will be great working with the smaller cruise lines and we hope to introduce more cruise lines in the future. "
For more information about the itineraries http://www.cruise.co.uk/cruise-holidays/garden-cruises/
For more information please contact:
Sukie Rapal -Marketing Director Tel: 07737 189083 Email: SukieR@cruise.co.uk