On March 1, the Knyaz Vladimir started its longest cruise season on the Black Sea. This was reported by the press service of the Black Sea Cruises company.
"For the first time in the history of the Knyaz Vladimir cruises, the ship’s navigation season begins on March 1 and will end only at the end of October 2020. This will be the longest navigation since the resumption of the cruises on the Black Sea. A total of 35 cruises will be done", — the report says.
The company’s officials believe that early spring is "a time of maximum comfort for excursions I ports of call". In addition, there will be promotions and gifts for the "spring" passengers of the ship.
"For example, as one of the promotion actions, an offer to purchase a ticket to the Knyaz Vladimir cruise ship by installments and a special offer "2 places as a gift" for cruises in March and April. This makes it possible for families to take two children up to 14 years old on a cruise free of charge with two adults in the cabin", — the press service of the company informed.
This year, passengers of the cruise ship can go on a week tour of Sochi − Novorossiysk − Yalta − Sevastopol − Sochi or extend their cruise to Abkhazia.
Regular sea cruises on the Sochi − Novorossiysk − Yalta − Sevastopol − Sochi route started in 2017. Then there were 18 cruises by the Knyaz Vladimir cruise ship. In 2019 navigation started in May. Each trip lasted 7-8 days. According to the Black Sea resorts, last season the ship accommodated about 4 thousand passengers.