Explore these 2023 rare offers with no single supplement and 2-for-1 fares on Swan Hellenic


With over 70 years of experience and new 5-Star Luxury Ships, Swan Hellenic is offering some incredible deals on their authentic, intimate and unforgettable sailings in extraordinary locations.These sailings offer 2-for-1 fares or no single supplement.

·         Kangerlussuaq – Kangerlussuaq | 5-Sep-2023 – 21-Sep-2023

  • Kangerlussuaq – Halifax | 21-Sep-2023 – 6-Oct-2023
  • Palermo – Piraeus | 4-Sep-2023 – 12-Sep-2023
  • Piraeus – Istanbul |12-Sep-2023 – 23-Sep-2023
  • Istanbul – Limasso l 21-Sep-2023 – 6-Oct-2023
  • Limassol – Jeddah | 3-Oct-2023 – 14-Oct-2023
  • Port Victoria (Mahe Island) | 24-Oct-2023 – 4-Nov-2023
  • Mombasa – Maputo | 4-Nov-2023 – 14-Nov-2023
  • Maputo Cape – Town | 14-Nov-2023 – 21-Nov-2023
  • Cape Town – Ushuaia | 21-Nov-2023 – 11-Dec-2023
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Exploring off-the-beaten-path destinations allows travelers to experience a world away from the typical tourist crowds, often discovering hidden gems that hold significant cultural, historical, or natural value.

Itineraries categorized by their unique attributes:

Kangerlussuaq, Greenland:

  • Russell Glacier: A magnificent ice structure, accessible by a short drive.
  • Musk oxen: Kangerlussuaq boasts a significant population of these ancient animals.
  • Sondrestrom Fjord: Stunning landscapes with potential for boat trips.

Halifax, Canada:

  • Point Pleasant Park: A serene locale ideal for picnics and walks.
  • Alexander Keith’s Brewery: One of North America’s oldest breweries.
  • The Fairview Lawn Cemetery: Final resting place of many Titanic victims.

Palermo, Sicily, Italy:

  • Catacombe dei Cappuccini: Underground catacombs holding mummified remains.
  • Teatro Massimo: Italy’s largest opera house.
  • Palermo’s Street Food: Unique dishes like ‘Pane e Panelle’.

Piraeus, Greece:

  • The Electric Railway Museum: Showcasing the history of electric transportation in Greece.
  • Zea Marina: Picturesque harbor dotted with luxury yachts.
  • Naval Maritime Museum: Chronicles the naval heritage of Greece.

Istanbul, Turkey:

  • Basilica Cistern: A mysterious underground Byzantine water reservoir.
  • Istanbul’s Art Galleries in Beyo?lu: Showcase of contemporary Turkish art.
  • The Princes’ Islands: A tranquil escape from the city’s hustle and bustle.

Limassol, Cyprus:

  • Kourion Archaeological Site: Ancient ruins with a well-preserved theater.
  • Limassol Marina: A blend of modern living and traditional architecture.
  • Fasouri Watermania: The largest waterpark in Cyprus.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia:

  • Floating Mosque: A beautiful mosque appearing to float on the Red Sea.
  • Al Shallal Theme Park: Known for its themed zones and double-looped roller coaster.
  • Sculpture Museum: An open-air museum showcasing diverse art.

Port Victoria (Mahe Island), Seychelles:

  • Clock Tower (Lorloz): A replica of London’s “Little Ben”.
  • Sir Selwyn Clarke Market: A vibrant market brimming with fresh produce and crafts.
  • Mission Lodge Lookout: Panoramic views of the Seychellois islands.

Mombasa, Kenya:

  • Old Swahili architecture in Old Town: A testament to the city’s rich history.
  • Haller Park: A rehabilitated quarry with walking trails, animal sanctuaries, and fish ponds.
  • Mamba Village: East Africa’s largest crocodile farm.

Maputo, Mozambique:

  • Maputo Fortress: A historical fort offering insights into Mozambique’s past.
  • Tunduru Gardens: A peaceful botanical garden to relax.
  • Casa de Ferro: An iron-clad house designed by Gustave Eiffel.

Cape Town, South Africa:

  • Bo-Kaap: A historic area known for its colorful houses and Cape Malay culture.
  • Chapman’s Peak Drive: One of the most scenic drives in the world.
  • Boulders Beach: Famous for its colony of endangered African Penguins.

Ushuaia, Argentina:

  • The End of the World Museum: Showcases the history of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago.
  • Martial Glacier: Offers hiking and panoramic views of the Beagle Channel.
  • The Train of the End of the World: The southernmost railway in the world, traveling through stunning landscapes.

These cities offer a delightful mix of history, nature, and culture. Safe travels on your journey!

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