September 15, 2021 - To coincide with the upcoming autumn holidays, nicko cruises and TUI Cruises are offering time out for families at VASCO DA GAMA (nicko) and Mein Schiff 4 (TUI Cruises). Related to the autumn holidays, both companies organize boat trips for the entire family in the Mediterranean region.
The offers from nicko cruises
The Stuttgart tour operator is now offering two cruises adapted to the German autumn holidays on the VASCO DA GAMA and promises attractive family conditions. The offers include family-friendly excursions, competent supervision as well as varied entertainment in the kids club and a food concept designed for children.
VASCO DA GAMA
VASCO DA GAMA - Atrium
In line with the holiday times of most federal states, nicko cruises has now converted the originally planned 13-day cruise from Málaga to Marseille into two sections for families. The first week-long Cruise takes place from October 15th to October 22nd The journey starts in Malaga and ends in Palma de Mallorca. Route destinations are in between Gibraltar, Cartagena, Almería, Valencia and Barcelona, from October 22nd to October 27th VASCO DA GAMA will travel from Palma via Corsica to the Cote d'Azur in France in six days to Marseille.
The VASCO DA GAMA offers good conditions for a family vacation. With two full-paying adults, children under 16 years of age travel free of charge in the same cabin. Most cabins have fold-out beds or enough space for an extra bed. The so-called family cabins are particularly attractive for parents with several children under 16. They can accommodate a family of up to five. The families travel in two rooms with a connecting door and two bathrooms.
VASCO DA GAMA's "Kinderland" extends over two decks. The "Kinderland" has an indoor and an outdoor area. The company guarantees fun and entertainment for all ages. It goes without saying that children's menus are offered in the restaurants. There are also enough high chairs for the little ones. And there is a special drinks package for children and teenagers.
There is currently no compulsory vaccination on board the VASCO DA GAMA. The company is based on the regulations of the countries visited. In any case, passengers are obliged to present a negative SARS-CoV-2 antigen rapid test before starting the cruise. The self-organized test must not be older than 48 hours at the time of embarkation. This requirement also applies to those who have been completely vaccinated.
Booking options VASCO DA GAMA
- October 15 to October 22 (from 599 pp currently at E-Hoi)
- October 22 to October 27 (from 429 pp currently at E-Hoi)
The offers from TUI Cruises
“With Captain Sharky into the autumn vacation.” This is the motto of the My ship 4 as a family ship. On three trips (October 7th to 17th, October 17th to 27th, October 27th to November 7th, 2021) a selected program is organized on board. This includes baking pizza for the whole family, family rallies, various workshops and an extra captain's question time for children.
Mein Schiff 4 - San Sebastián de La Gomera
Mein Schiff 4 - child care in the pool area
The magician Oliver Pfundt “enchants” the first two trips. Free magic workshops and a magic show for children are offered. The editor Malte Fiebing-Petersen reads from the book “Die Drei ??? Kids - stowaways ”. Not to forget the exciting travel destinations Genoa, Cannes, Civitavecchia / Rome, Salerno, Ajaccio or Palermo.
Hygiene regulations must also be observed when traveling with TUI Cruises. Children aged four and over must be tested twice on board the ships before the start of the voyage.
Booking options Mein Schiff 4
- The three cruises (October 7th to 17th, October 17th to 27th, October 27th to November 7th, 2021) are bookable directly with Tui Cruises.