The magic of the Mediterranean and the beauty of Britain

Queen Elizabeth will make her return to UK and European waters in March 2021, offering a vibrant ten month programme that unlocks the magic of the Mediterranean, the vibrancy of Western Europe and the splendour of the British Isles.

Sailing first from Southampton, she’ll then relocate to Barcelona where she’ll embark on a series of Mediterranean flycruises - a first for Queen Elizabeth since 2014. Calling at 101 ports in 20 countries across her 2021 season, she’ll take guests on a captivating journey through Western Europe and the Atlantic Coast on a wide variety of voyages. Overnight calls in Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Lisbon are complemented by late evening departures from Rotterdam, while a maiden call in Genoa will mark a special occasion in Queen Elizabeth’s history.

Further to her Mediterranean itineraries, Queen Elizabeth will also embark on a historic first for Cunard, undertaking a series of scenic cruises around England, Ireland and Scotland. Sailing roundtrip from Southampton these itineraries will celebrate the best of Britain’s coastline, taking guests on an immersive sail-by of the Isles of Scilly, Lyme Bay, the Isle of Skye and the Sound of Mull, among other picturesque destinations. Each voyage offers uninterrupted sailing from departure to disembarkation, giving guests the chance to truly escape it all while spending time on Queen Elizabeth in her home waters.

She’ll finish her season with a transit through the Suez Canal, crossing the Indian Ocean to Singapore via Jordan, before venturing back to Melbourne over 13 nights.

The entire programme will run from 26 March 2021 through to 14 December 2021, with voyages on sale from 10am on 29 September 2020. Cunard World Club members who book by 30 November 2020 will also receive a 5% saving. Register your interest with us now.