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Presidents Day Sale

Sail Aboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

Southern Atlantic Crossing from Ft. Lauderdale

to Bermuda, Madeira (Portugal), Seville/Cádiz (Spain) 

to Barcelona (Spain)

September 5 to 18, 2023 – 13 nights/14 days from $1029* ($74 per day)

Economy air fare Phoenix to Ft. Lauderdale and Barcelona to Phoenix from $922 * 
With Hosts José Catalán and Lance Wilson



Cruise Fares include:
•    On board dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner matched to your stateroom category
•    24-hour room service
•    Satellite TV with multi-language channels

•    Tea and coffee making facilities in saterooms
•    Direct-dial telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, bathrobe and slippers
•    Nightly turndown service with chocolate


With art deco features, a unique sports deck and the famous red funnel, Queen Elizabeth is one of the most recognisable ships in the world. Whether it’s visiting vibrant ports or choosing from an array of exciting activities, a journey on board Queen Elizabeth is one you’ll never forget.

From welcoming legends of the silver screen to transporting troops during WWII, Cunard’s 180-year legacy is an incredible story of mechanical feats, heroic acts and historic world-firsts at sea. Here are just a handful of the extraordinary moments that define our past and continue to inspire our future.
Join us on Queen Elizabeth and immerse yourself in her evocative art deco elegance. The newest Queen exudes style and has an especially refined feel. 

Queen Elizabeth invites you to an uncrowded world where spacious decks set the perfect backdrop for you to savor a flawless Cunard experience. Immerse yourself in endless entertainment, luxurious accommodation and an array of dining choices. Her art deco features and gleaming chandeliers blend with contemporary attractions to ensure a remarkable holiday. Enjoy croquet on her Games Deck, stunning entertainment in her Royal Court Theatre or relax in her elegant conservatory. The choice is yours. 

*Per person, double, and air fare are subject to change and availability. Port of registry: Hamilton, Bermuda.

Our day by day itinerary from Ft. Lauderdale to Barcelona


Tuesday, September 5 - Ft. Lauderdale Sail at 5 p.m. Fort Lauderdale is a city on Florida's southeastern coast, known for its beaches and boating canals. The Strip is a promenade running along oceanside highway A1A. It's lined with upscale outdoor restaurants, bars, boutiques and luxury hotels.

Economy airfares are available from various US cities.

September 6 and 7 - Two days at Sea to relax and enjoy the many activities aboard Queen Elizabeth. The Mareel Wellness & Beauty spa, will put you firmly in the wellbeing zone. The holistic spa concept means you’re able to immerse yourself in a sanctuary of calm while making full use of the fantastic facilities. The ship’x fitness teams are on hand to create a programme suited to your needs, and there’s a huge range of fitness activities, along with refreshing pools and a fully-equipped gym. Many guests take an active stroll every day: on Queen Mary 2, three laps of Deck 7 is equivalent to a mile - a great calorie burner. Professionals from all walks of life are regularly on board to share their knowledge and stories - from astronauts to naturalists, film producers to broadcasters. The elegant on board library stocks over 8000 volumes - but it’s the atlas that's most requested by guests, and two copies are always available.Cunard cruises always sail with an inspiring keynote speaker. Indeed, the line- up - worthy of any great chat show - has previously included the likes of Alan Cumming OBE, Buzz Aldrin, Celia Imrie, and, not least, the King of Chat himself, Sir Michael Parkinson.deck quoits, table tennis, a golf tournament or Champagne ring toss? Great fun is guaranteed on the games deck, and there are sports competitions running throughout the day - a brilliant way to meet people.


Friday, September 8 Bermuda arrive morning depart evening -- Bermuda is a British island territory in the North Atlantic Ocean known for its pink-sand beaches such as Elbow Beach and Horseshoe Bay. Its massive Royal Naval Dockyard complex combines modern attractions like the interactive Dolphin Quest with maritime history at the National Museum of Bermuda. The island has a distinctive blend of British and American culture, which can be found in the capital, Hamilton


September 9 to 13 Five glorious days at Sea in the Southern Atlantic from Bermuda to the Island of Medeira, Portugal. Enjoy the many lectures onboard, casino, outdoor and indoor pools, Cunard Spa and Broadway-style entertainment.


Thursday, September 14 Funchal, Madeira, Portugal Arrive early morning depart early evening -- Funchal is the capital city of Portugal's Madeira archipelago. It's backed by hills, and known for its harbor, gardens and Madeira wine cellars. The centuries-old Funchal Cathedral, which mixes Gothic and Romanesque styles, is notable for its carved wooden ceiling. Fronting the harbor is the São Tiago Fortress, built in the 1600s. It now houses the Contemporary Art Museum, with a large collection of Portuguese works.

September 15 Say at Sea 


Saturday, September 16 Seville (tours from Cádiz), Spain. Arrive early morning, depart early evening. Seville is the capital and largest city of the Spanish autonomous community of Andalusia and the province of Seville. It is situated on the lower reaches of the River Guadalquivir, in the southwest of the Iberian Peninsula. Cádiz is an ancient port city in the Andalucia region of southwestern Spain. The home of the Spanish Navy, the port boomed in the 16th-century as a base for exploration and trade. It has more than 100 watchtowers, including the iconic Torre Tavira, which was traditionally used for spotting ships. On the waterfront is the domed, 18th-century Cádiz Cathedral, featuring baroque and neoclassical elements. 

September 17 Day at Sea

Monday, September 18 Barcelona, Spain Disembark 7 a.m. Optional flights to the USA or extensions in Barcelona, Spain or Europe.


Samples fares and stateroom descriptions

(subject to change and availability)

Fares include:
•    On board dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner matched to your stateroom category
•    24-hour room service
•    Satellite TV with multi-language channels
•    Tea and coffee making facilities in saterooms
•    Direct-dial telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, bathrobe and slippers
•    Nightly turndown service with chocolate
•    Shipboard credit between $100 and $500 per stateroom



Deposits and cancellations:
There are no cancellation fees if written cancellation is received by June 6, 2023; from June 6, 2023 to 31, 2023 12.5% of total charges; from July 1 to 31, 2023 50% of total charges; from July 31 to August 31, 2023 75% of total charges; from August 1, 2022, there are no refunds. Trip cancellation and medical insurance is available and highly recommended. 

Services Provided by Airlines: Airlines reserve the right to change routing from each gateway city. Air fares are subject to availability and change until ticketed. Insurance is highly recommended.

Responsibility: All arrangements are under the direction of tour companies such as and hotels. Protravel International Inc. and the agents selling these tours act only as agents for owners or contractors providing means of transportation or other services which are offered or provided. Under such foregoing circumstances the tour company hotels and Protravel International Inc. and its agents shall not become liable or responsible in any way in connection with such means of transportation or other services or any loss, injury, damage or delay to or in respect to any person, their luggage or other property however caused or arising. 


Schedules outlined are offered and accepted on the express condition that the dates and itineraries may be changed, be it flights, bus, hotels, vessels, sightseeing or special features if felt beneficial. No responsibility shall be assumed for loss or additional expense incurred due to circumstances beyond their control. The right is reserved to withdraw any tour (in which case refund will be made) and to make any alterations in the itinerary as may be necessary or desirable and to decline to accept or retain any person as a member of any tour at any time. The carriers are not to be held responsible for any act, omission, or event during the time passengers are not on their conveyance. All rates are based upon current tariffs, taxes, surcharges, etc., and are subject to the adjustment to changes prior departure. The terms and conditions which govern this booking and cruise are set forth in the Passage Ticket and Contract, a copy of which is available from your travel advisor or Cunard. Please read all sections carefully as they affect your legal rights, particularly with respect to cancellation (Section 6), the provision of medical care (section 12) and the Carrier's liability and your legal rights (Sections 13 through 16). Cunard is a trading name of Carnival plc, a UK public limited company. Cunard Line is providing this notice. Federal law gives you the right to limit some but not all marketing from Cunard Line.


Queen Elizabeth Dining Venues & Stateroom Amenities


Britannia Restaurant (early or late seating)
Your table is reserved for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in one of the sophisticated main restaurants aboard. Each is the home of deliciously imaginative menus, exceptional wines, and impeccable service. This evening you may start with such delicacies as Salmon Gravlax with Poached Quail’s Egg or a Croquette of Suckling Pig. For your entrée, you might be in the mood for Dover Sole Meunière or a Chateaubriand, rounded off with a rich Bitter Chocolate Soufflé or a lighter Mango Panna Cotta. Stateroom amenities: Half a bottle of sparkling wine on arrival, Fresh fruit on request, 24-hour room service, Nightly turndown service with chocolate, Satellite TV (with multi-language film and music channels), Refrigerator, Tea and coffee 


Princess Grill (open seating)
Imaginative menus, an intimate setting and superb service combine to memorable effect. Take your table each morning, every afternoon and whenever you choose in the evening from 6.30pm to 9.00pm. You always have the freedom to broaden your dining choice. Suite amenities: Concierge service,
Sparkling wine and chocolates on arrival; In-suite dining from the Princess Grill menu, Illy coffee machine, Soft velour robes and slippers, Personalized stationery; Priority embarkation/disembarkation plus access to Courtyard, Grills Lounge and Grills Terrace



Queens Grill (open seating) 
Expect the finest culinary experiences at sea in this intimate and sophisticated dining room. Each evening, dine whenever the mood takes you between 6.30pm and 9.00pm. If you prefer a dish not on the menu, just ask! Suite Amenities: Butler service, Champagne and chocolates on arrival, Pre-dinner canapés, In-suite dining from the Queens Grill menu, complimentary bar (stocked with two bottles of wine or spirits of your choice and soft drinks), Priority embarkation/disembarkation and priority access to Courtyard and Grills Lounge and Grills Terrace.


Entertainment Onboard


West End and Broadway caliber production shows in the extravagant setting of the Royal Court Theatre.
The lavish Royal Court Theatres would rival many of those found in the West End or Broadway and whether you're a lover of serious drama or glittering musical productions, you're in for a real treat. With comfortable seating and state-of-the-art facilities, the chances are you'll enjoy an evening to remember which will prove to be one of the highlights of your holiday. And remember, on Queen Elizabeth the experience is even more special when enjoyed from your own theatre box. 


  • Enjoy an unforgettable evening being entertained by one of our renowned guest performers.

Sit back and let us entertain you. A highlight of your holiday is likely to be the quality of entertainment in the Royal Court Theatre where you can enjoy a variety of high-profile guest performers. These range from vocalists and musicians to comedy acts and variety artistes, and to opera singers and illusionists. The repertoire will vary from voyage to voyage but you can be assured of some stellar performances to make your evenings aboard even more special.


  • The Queens Room ballrooms are quite simply the largest at sea. You’ll find it’s the perfect place to dance the night away under beautiful crystal chandeliers and to the company of a live orchestra. There is no better place for you to revel in the joy of dance than under the dramatic high ceiling and our sparkling Royal Night Themed Balls are always spectacular. And remember, our complimentary dance lessons are the perfect way to hone your skills and build your confidence.


  • With dance hosts on hand, everyone can enjoy gliding across the dance floor. If you love to dance but need a dance partner, then our dance hosts are on hand in the Queens Room on every voyage, meaning you needn't miss the joy of gliding across the dance floor. Dance hosts are offered to any guest wishing to ballroom dance with a partner, except for during party nights.


  • Join in our Monte-Carlo inspired Casino where you’ll find a winning combination of elegance and excitement. During the day meet our expert croupiers and take the chance to learn the rules and sharpen your game. As night falls the casino comes alive. From first flutters to high rollers, there’s something for everyone. Unleash your daring side with our wide selection of slots and tables or simply soak in the atmosphere whilst sipping on a Cunard Martini – the choice is yours.

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