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2020

Princess Cruises Crown Princess Bruges & Guernsey Mini Cruise – 7th October 2020

Jump on this rare chance to enjoy a mini cruise on a Princess Cruises ship from the UK.

Crown Princess will sail on a three-night cruise from Southampton to Bruges and Guernsey in early October 2020.

Cruise ship

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About this cruise

Weighing in on the larger side of the mid-sized cruise ship category, Crown Princess is big but not enormous, making it ideal for a first-time cruise. If you are a seasoned sailor who has tried lines like Royal Caribbean, P&O Cruises, and Holland America, this would be a great opportunity to see how Princess Cruises compares.

The cruise begins mid-week on a Wednesday, returning early on Sunday morning. You will board Crown Princess in Southampton and sail overnight to Zeebrugge. From here you can choose to visit the medieval city of Bruges or venture further into the capital, Brussels. You'll find a great range of art galleries, museums, and architecture in both, as well as Belgian favourites of beer, waffles, and delicious Belgian chocolate on tap.

You'll have a day at sea as you sail along the English Channel between Belgium and Guernsey. This is your chance to see what the ship is really like, so use the opportunity wisely to see if a longer cruise holiday would be something you'd enjoy. It might be too cool to enjoy a lazy day by the pool in your bikini, but the weather in Western Europe is becoming ever-more unpredictable, so who knows? There's always the spa instead. The ship's crew will be running activities throughout the day to keep you busy.

The following morning will see you arrive just outside St Peter Port, where the ship will anchor offshore. Tender boats will ferry passengers back and forth from the picturesque island.

In the evening, the ship will start its journey back to Southampton so you will want to make the most of being on Sapphire Princess on your final night.

The Route

The itinerary for this mini cruise is:

DayDatePortWhen
1Wednesday 7th October 2020Southampton4pm
2Thursday 8th October 2020Zeebrugge8am to 6pm
3Friday 9th October 2020At seaAll day
4Saturday 10th October 2020St Peter Port7am to 4pm
5Sunday 11th October 2020Southampton7am

Why choose this taster cruise?

  • 4 nights on Princess' family-friendly ship, Crown Princess
  • Voyage 3030 departs on Wednesday 7th October 2020
  • Sail round-trip from Southampton
  • Spend a day in Guernsey and another in Belgium

So you know, the map above shows point-to-point lines which may cross land. Don't worry, your cruise ship will not sprout legs and run across dry land. Instead it's water all the way! Mapping is approximate, and the scheduled times are estimates. Your trip is subject to change as, occasionally, operators have to alter itineraries due to bad weather or unforeseen events.

The Price

Cruise ship

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