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Variety Cruises Reveals the Renovated M/S Galileo

posted on Wednesday 20 April 2016

  VARIETY CRUISES REVEALS THE RENOVATED M/S GALILEO Following a significant renovation that represented an investment of US$ 1.2 million, the 3-masted M/S Galileo rejoined Variety Cruises’ fleet to operate in Greece & the Greek Islands…

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Variety Cruises Receives Gold Award for Small Ship Cruising in Greece - Tourism Awards 2016

posted on Friday 08 April 2016

Variety Cruises Voted “BEST FOR SMALL SHIP CRUISING IN GREECE” IN TOURISM AWARDS 2016   Athens, Greece – 12 April 2016 – For a second year in a row, Variety Cruises proudly receives “Gold Award” in the category…

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posted on Monday 11 January 2016

VARIETY CRUISES VOTED #1  "BEST BOUTIQUE CRUISE LINE" BY USA TODAY READERS' CHOICE AWARDS   It is with great pleasure and pride that we hereby announce that Variety Cruises has been selected as the “Best Boutique Cruise line”…

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Variety Cruises Releases New Cruise Book 2015-2017

posted on Monday 16 November 2015


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Variety Cruises Announces Acquisition of the M/Y Callisto

posted on Monday 07 September 2015

      Athens, Greece - Variety Cruises announces the purchase of the M/Y Callisto, the newest addition to the company's fully owned fleet of 12 Small Cruise Ships accomodating just 10 to 72 guests.     “In September…

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THE TIMES rated Variety Cruises' Seychelles cruise program among "THE 10 BEST CRUISES ON SMALL SHIPS"

posted on Wednesday 20 May 2015

THE SEYCHELLES CRUISES ABOARD VARIETY CRUISES M/Y PEGASUS named by THE TIMES and THETIMES.CO.UK as one of the 10 BEST CRUISES ON SMALL SHIPS  Athens, Greece – 20 May 2015 – Variety Cruises' seven-night cruise around the Seychelles islands,…

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Variety Cruises receives GOLD AWARD in SMALL SHIP CRUISING IN GREECE -Tourism Awards 2015

posted on Wednesday 18 March 2015

Variety Cruises receives Gold Tourism Award in the category “Small Ship Cruising in Greece” - Tourism Awards 2015   Athens, Greece – 16 March 2015 – Variety Cruises received the “Gold Award” in the category “Small…

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Silver Travel Advisor discovers the Sights & Sounds of Cuba on board the Motor Sailer Panorama

posted on Tuesday 10 March 2015

Silver Travel Advisor discovers the Sights & Sounds of Cuba on board the Motor Sailer Panorama Silver Travel Advisor Writer, Steve Aldridge, discovers Cuba on board Variety Cruises' 49-passenger Motor Sailer Panorama.   Read the first two…

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Variety Cruises is rated 4.87 stars by based on 132 merchant reviews

4.87 / 5 Rating
132 Reviews
We recently did the Garden of Eden cruise around the Seychelles on the Pegasus sailing on 16th April. The fact that there were only 12 passengers instead of a maximum of 44 meant we were treated like royalty. Good mix of Brits and continentals and everyone got on well. We had a class A cabin which was comfortable and a reasonable size but as this is not the most modern ship the bathroom is quite small and the fittings are a little dated. The food however was very good throughout with decent choice and the fresh fish served was excellent. The staff were very professional and friendly and nothing was ever too much trouble, so a big credit to the captain and Markos who was in charge of Hotel operations. Enjoyed the excursions to Curieuse, Cousin and Aride islands particularly,which are basically nature reserves with no other facilities .For those interested in the natural world and ornithology in particular then these are excellent excursions and the landings on small boats through big surf waves was all part of the fun. The optional excursion to Vallee de Mai on Praslin was enjoyable and informative. There were several excellent snorkelling trips using the zodiacs and the variety of fish and marine life was pretty good and a lot of new coral growth was particularly evident! So to summarise, thoroughly enjoyed the cruise which certainly exceeded our expectations. As this was our first cruise with Variety it will almost certainly not be our last since we particularly enjoy small ship cruising and they have an interesting schedule of similar cruises!
Recently (April 2016) cruise in the Seychelles which was magnificent. Everything you want from a good holiday, plenty to see, beautiful locations and beaches, fauna and flora. The boat Pegosos was wonderful, very comfortable and a fabulous crew that looked after everything. It truly is a luxury experience. Other guests were a lot of fun and the ship is small enough to make it feel like a private charter. The Excursion guide was very good and made sure we didn't miss anything. So happy to see the Tortoises on some of the Island stops, a very good way to see the Seychelles -- highly recommended and very good value. Food was excellent and lovely BBQs on the beach. Take my advice and go!
Pegus Seychelles. We had a fantastic holiday and a big thank you to Variety Cruises. We found all the staff without exception very helpful ,accommodating, entertaining and great fun which made the experience all the more enjoyable. Would definitely recommend this holiday.