www.fredolsencruises.co.uk 33What's includedIf you start or end your Grand Voyage in Australia there's the option of spending up to three nights in a luxury hotel right in the heart of Sydney.Two or three nights in the harbour citysydney city stay 2011Opera House and Harbour Bridge, SydneyThis stopover is ideal for the more independently-minded traveller since it does not feature any escorted tours. What it does do, however, is provide the perfect opportunity to explore at your own pace and to your own agenda. A stroll and a delicious meal. Some shopping and a few drinks. The menu of things to see and do is simply mouthwatering.With its friendly, down to earth locals, pleasant weather and mix of cultural and scenic attractions, Sydney is indisputably one of the great city destinations. Built around the magnificent deep-water harbour, the metropolitan area is surrounded by national parks and contains a variety of splendid bays, rivers and inlets. Throughout the year, the city's rich pool of cultural institutions is topped up by a myriad of colourful street festivals.Even a more leisurely sojourn spent watching the Sydneysiders and their world drift by will leave you plenty of time to take in the most well known of the city's attractions. The Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Royal Botanical Gardens, Sydney Tower, Bondi Beach and Botany Bay to name but a few.One way or another, a few days in one of the most multicultural cities in the world will act as the perfect end or a great beginning to an unforgettable cruising experience. 2 or 3 night stay at the deluxe 5 star Swissotel in Sydney (bed and breakfast)Walking distance to famous landmarks and cultural sitesTime at leisure for your own exploration of this great cityAll transfers from airport/hotel and hotel/portPerfect for the more independently-minded travellerSydney pre-cruise hotel stayFor cruises starting 24th Feb 201119th or 20th February 2011 - 2 or 3 nights2 nights - £255pp based on two sharing(£410pp single occupancy)3 nights - £345pp based on two sharing (£570pp single occupancy)Sydney post-cruise hotel stayFor cruises ending 24th Feb 201124th February 2011 - 2 or 3 nights2 nights - £255pp based on two sharing (£410pp single occupancy)3 nights - £345pp based on two sharing (£570pp single occupancy)Manly Beach, SydneyClassic room, SwissotelDigeridoos, AustraliaImportant NotesThese programmes have been based on a minimum of 20 participants per programme. FOCL reserves the right to cancel at 3 months prior to departure if minimum numbers are not achieved.Prices are based as add-on prices to fly/cruise packages. If you have booked a cruise only holiday it will be necessary to pay flight costs if a flight forms part of a land based programme.Named hotels may be subject to change. Holidays and prices are subject to availability. Packages may be withdrawn or amended at any time without prior notice.The number of nights shown does not include any overnight flights to/from the UK (where applicable) as this will be included in the original cruise duration.
34 Telephone 01473 742424 or contact your travel agentDate Arr Dep DestinationCruise highlightsbalcony suitesoutside twininside twinoutside singlePSMSSSBJBABCABCDEFGHIJB JKLMNPlease also see pages 156 & 157 for details of cabin grades. Holiday duration may change depending on flight timings, which were not confirmed at time of going to press.L110134 8,359 7,349 6,419 5,809 5,109 4,999 4,709 4,439 4,359 4,009 3,889 Prices per person from £3,719 3,629 3,429 3,279 7,489 6,769 6,039 5,869 5,319 4,759Balcony twinsuperior twininside singleCabin gradesbalcony singleVisas may be required - please check when booking.Sydney - Singaporeworld cruise sectorTue 22Thu 24 Fri 25Sat 26Sun 27-Mon 28 March 2011Tue 01 Wed 02 Thu 03 Thu 03 Fri 04 Sat 05 Sun 06-Wed 09 Thu 10 Fri 11 Sat 12 Sun 13Mon 14-Tue 15 Wed 16 Thu 17Fri 18Sat 19 Sun 20 Mon 21HeathrowSydney, AustraliaSydney, AustraliaEden, Australia*CruisingBrisbane, AustraliaScenic cruise Great Barrier ReefScenic cruise Great Barrier ReefDent Isl. (for Hamilton Isl.), Australia*Scenic cruise Great Barrier ReefCairns, AustraliaCruisingBitung, Sulawesi, IndonesiaCruisingKota Kinabalu, BorneoMuara (for Bandar Seri Begawan), BruneiCruisingLaem Chabang (for Bangkok), ThailandSihanoukville (for Phnom Penh), CambodiaCruisingKuantan, MalaysiaSingaporeHeathrowDepartearly pmlate pmlate pmlate pmlate pmearly pmlate nightlate pm late pm late night late pmDepartArriveearly amearly amearly pmearly amearly amearly pmearly am early am early am early amearly amArriveDeparts 22 February 2011 Depart Sydney in style - past the world-famous bridge and Opera HouseDiscover the vibrant cities and beautiful scenery that dots Australia's eastern coastlineExplore the fishing port of EdenSnorkel the Great Barrier Reef, which follows 2,500km of Queensland's stunning coastTake a relaxing walk along Cairn's pier and promenadeA chance to see Mount Kinabalu, which dominates the horizon near the city of Kota Kinabalu, BorneoDiscover the beautiful Buddhist temples and golden Buddhas of BangkokMarvel at the domes and minarets of the State Mosque in Kuantan, MalaysiaExplore the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh, from Sihanoukville and see the Temple of the Emerald Buddha at the Royal PalaceRoyal Palace, Phnom PenhLaem ChabangPhnom PenhHamilton Isl.BrisbaneSydneyEdenSingaporeKuantanKota KinabaluBruneiSulawesiCairnsHamilton Island, Australia Cruise highlights include optional tours which are bookable from six weeks prior to departure Fly from: Heathrow27 nights from Balmoral L110134£3,279 per personDance - Ballroom