MIAMI, Feb. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Azamara — the no cruise, boutique cruise line — is thrilled to announce its ten-year anniversary of its award-wining Destination Immersion® programming. Set to take place on October 8, 2020, for one night only, Azamara will enhance its unmatched AzAmazing Evenings — the brand's signature nighttime events designed to connect guests to the local culture of a destination — and create an incomparable experience, the "Ten-Years Further Event." Guest and crew on separate voyages aboard Azamara's three sister ships — Azamara Quest, Azamara Journey, and Azamara Pursuit — will all meet in Koper, Slovenia to enjoy the celebratory event. Separately, Azamara is offering an exclusive post-voyage AzAmazing Journey for Le Club Voyage (LCV) members — their exclusive membership club celebrating the loyalty of Azamara's guests.
"The Three Sisters will come together for the first time in Azamara history to celebrate our brand's special milestone, ten-years of Destination Immersion® experiences," said Larry Pimentel, President & CEO of Azamara. "We couldn't think of a better way to show Azamara's commitment to having guests fully explore different locales through immersive land experiences than with a Grand AzAmazing Evening in one of Europe's most charming cities."
Azamara will organize an unprecedented Grand AzAmazing Evening at Ukmar Square in Koper, Slovenia, which will be transformed into an enchanting private venue. Here, guests from all three ships can indulge in regional cuisine, a special wine formally blended for this event by Azamara President & CEO, Larry Pimentel, and revel in live music starring Perpetuum Jazzile, an a cappella ensemble dedicated to preserving Slovenian vocal traditions.
To celebrate the brand's promise to further immerse travelers into the heart of a destination as well as its loyalty to past guests, Azamara's Le Club Voyage (LCV) members have the exclusive opportunity to purchase an AzAmazing Journey only available for these specific ten-year anniversary sailings. This three-night Milan and Lake Como post-voyage journey will take guests beyond Venice and provide an Italian-immersive tour of Milan and Lake Como, which includes three nights in Bellagio at Hotel Villa Sebelloni. This AzAmazing Journey includes exclusive activities that are only offered on these ten-year anniversary sailings, including a cooking class at the Bellagio and a four-course dinner at the hotel, among other activities such as a food-focused walking tour in Varenna led by local connoisseurs and a boat cruise on Lake Como.
For more information on Azamara's Ten-Year Anniversary of Destination Immersion®, please click here. To book one of the three voyages, please see the below:
Azamara® is an upmarket cruise line and the leader in Destination Immersion®, with three mid-sized ships sailing to all seven continents of the world. The boutique-style ships allow them to reach marquee ports around the world and dock in smaller less-visited hidden gems. Azamara's commitment to creating immersive experiences for travelers to connect with local cultures, allows guests to travel deeper with longer stays, more overnights, and night touring. Most recently, Azamara debuted the largest selection of pre-and-post-voyage land programs in the cruising industry, reinforcing its commitment to Destination Immersion® beyond cruising. Guests can experience a boutique hotel at sea with inclusive amenities such as gratuities, beverages, AzAmazing Evenings® – an exclusive, bespoke event designed specifically for Azamara guests to immerse themselves in their destination and more. Azamara holds prestigious awards, further exemplifying the line's commitment to Destination Immersion®, including 2019 USA Today Readers' Choice for "Best Boutique Cruise Line" and 2018 Cruise Critic Editor's Picks Awards for "Best Shore Excursions." In 2020, Azamara will take guests to 294 ports in 76 countries, including 279 late nights and 162 overnights. Additional information can be found on www.azamara.com.