Azamara Club Cruises’ Complimentary Night Touring Events Cater to Guests’ Passion for Culture
Traveling with Azamara Club Cruises means a memorable, one-of-a-kind vacation. With longer stays, more overnights and night touring, Azamara guests don’t simply see places, they experience them – or as we like to call it, Destination Immersion. Now we’ve added a new secret ingredient to make your vacations even richer and more unique: AzAmazing Evenings.
Culture encompasses cuisine, music, art, dance, traditions and more. AzAmazing Evenings will deliver a range of cultural experiences in the most beautiful destinations in the world. Every voyage, beginning with each ship’s Europe season, will feature a complimentary AzAmazing Evening. Here’s a taste of what’s to come:
For Wine Lovers:
Codorniu Cava and Flamenco in Barcelona
Guests on Azamara Quest’s April 10, Monte-Carlo to Andalucia voyage will enjoy a complimentary AzAmazing Evenings event at the Cordoniu Cellars. The Cordoniu family has been producing Spain’s famous sparkling Cava wine since the 16th Century. Guests will learn how Cava is made, sample the varieties paired with regional specialties, and be treated to a stunning flamenco performance across six stages.
For Sports Fans:
Sete Joutes in Sete, France
The Azamara Quest’s April 3, Springtime Along the Cote D’Azur voyage will take you to the charming port of Sete, France. At this AzAmazing Evenings event, you’ll watch the ancient and exciting sport of water jousting, found only in this region of the world. Guests will share ringside seats on the Royal Canal with Azamara Club Cruises CEO Larry Pimentel and his wife, Sandi and will enjoy French wines, shellfish, tapenade and savory canapés.
Foodies will love the AzAmazing Evening planned for the Azamara Quest’s June 3, Basque Country to the Channel Islands voyage. Guests will experience an evening of Basque cuisine at Azurmendi, a three-star Michelin restaurant. Chef Eneko Atxa will prepare traditional Basque foods with a modern twist. You can tour the gardens and wine cellar, see appetizers prepared at food stalls in the grand dining room and listen to ancient txalaparta music.
For Festive Culture-Seekers:
Cyprus Tastes, Sounds and Colors in Limassol, Cyprus
Guests on Azamara Journey’s October 26, Greek Isles & Cyprus, Suez Canal to Oman & Dubai voyage will enjoy an immersive evening at Limassol, Cyprus. Guests will be transported to nearby Omodus Village to explore the traditional mountain village of narrow cobblestone lanes and flowering trees. In a private section of the village’s central square, guests will enjoy dance performances, local wines and mezes.
For Theatre Lovers:
An evening at the ballet awaits guests on Azamara Quest’s June 22, Baltic Rendezvous & Kiel Fireworks voyage. This AzAmazing Evenings experience is held at the famous Mikkhailovsky Theater, where guests will be treated to a red carpet entrance and champagne before sitting down to an exclusive gala performance.
For History Lovers:
Neapolitan Party at the Agrumeto Gardens in Sorrento
The AzAmazing Evenings event during the Azamara Journey’s August 4, Vatican to the Acropolis voyage will recreate a 19th century Piedigrotta — a Neopolitan festival from medieval times. Guests will wander through a beautiful garden, enjoy performances from musicians and dancers dressed in 19th Century costumes, sample delicacies at market stalls and taste famous Neopolitan wood-oven baked pizza!
For Music Lovers:
Guests on Azamara Quest’s September 7, Footsteps of Napolean & Amalfi Coast will enjoy an evening at the village of Ravello, Italy. Perched on a cliff, the village is home to Villa Rufolo and the beautiful garden that inspired Richard Wagner’s second movement of Parsifal. During the evening they will be treated to stunning views of the sea as well as a classical concert followed by delicious Italian sweets and sparkling wines.
Sunset Hippie Beach Party in Ibiza
A beachside party awaits guests on Azamara Journey’s July 11, Azamara Summer Favorites voyage, in lively Ibiza, Spain. Guests will dance the night way to a 60s-inspired retro party at the famous Nassau Beach Club, host to international jetsetters and Hollywood celebrities.
AzAmazing Evenings are complimentary and held once a voyage and should be reserved prior to departure date. Find more information on AzAmazing Evenings here.
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