Celestyal Journey Makes Its Maiden Aegean Voyage

Celestyal Journey, set sail on its maiden voyage around the Aegean recently, departing from Piraeus, Athens, the ship is on its inaugural seven-night “Idyllic Aegean” itinerary — visiting Thessaloniki, Kusadasi, Heraklion (Crete), Santorini, Mykonos, and Milos.

Celestyal’s Chief Commercial Officer, Lee Haslett observed: “On Sept. 2, I was delighted to join our crew and customers onboard the inaugural sailing of our newest ship, Celestyal Journey. She signals a new and exciting chapter in our offering as we continue to invest into our fleet, aligning the company’s vision to offer a new premium stay-in-style and experience-rich cruise offering to the Greek islands and Eastern Mediterranean. Initial reactions have been fantastic, and we are committed to continue to delight our guests with our renowned hospitality, local expertise, and quality facilities.”

To celebrate its inaugural voyage and to showcase the substantially increased premium balcony capacity onboard, Celestyal is extending its special promotion of a complimentary suite upgrade on all Journey bookings made by Oct. 31, for travel for the rest of the year.

This includes its seven-night, ‘Three Continents’ itinerary which commences on the new ship from Oct. 21, and the special 11-, 18- and 19-night festive sailings departing in December (on Dec. 16 for the 11- and 19-night sailing, and Dec. 9 for the 18-night sailing, respectively).

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