New River Cruise Brand Debuts

Imperial River Cruises and Orthodox Cruise Company have launched the new river cruise brand World Quest Cruises, sailing in locales from Russia and the Ukraine to Europe, Southeast Asia, Antarctica and the North Pole.

Travelers can choose from 9- to 20-day cruises on the waterways of Russia and Ukraine, starting at $2,100 pp dbl; a 10-day cruise on the Douro Princess in Portugal, starting at $3,100 pp dbl; and an 11-day cruise on Vietnam and Cambodia’s Mekong River on board the Mekong Prestige, with rates starting at $2,750 pp dbl.

In 2015, the company will launch its Russian Waterways program on the 100-passenger Princess Anabella, including the 12-day cruise between Moscow and St. Petersburg. Rates start at $4,495.

For adventurous travelers who have “been there, done that,” World Quest Cruises also offers three itineraries to Antarctica, including the 22-day Antarctica, Falklands and South Georgia trip on the mega yacht Sea Explorer. Rates start at $7,995 pp dbl.

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