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Azamara sweetens group booking benefits

'Our goal is to provide our partners with the best support' for groups, Azamara Chief Sales Officer Michelle Lardizabal said
Azamara unveiled a group offer with one free tour conductor credit for every 12 passengers and no deposit for 90 days.

In addition, for a limited time, Azamara introduced its best affinity group deal of the year for select sailings until Nov. 3. Travel advisors can earn double group amenities plus points to customize experiences for their groups, such as premium cocktail parties, private wine tastings, complimentary Wi-Fi, specialty dining and more. 

'As group travel is an important part of business to our travel partners, we are finding ways to make it easy to grow all groups with Azamara,' Chief Sales Officer Michelle Lardizabal said. 'Our goal is to provide our partners with the best support, which we’ve done by adding resources to our group concierge team, introducing easy to work with policies and launching this compelling offer.'

Destination-intensive cruises

Highlighted sailings include the 11-night 'Egypt & Israel Intensive Voyage' aboard Azamara Journey, sailing Sept. 21, 2024, round-trip Piraeus with three overnights in Alexandria, Egypt; and Jerusalem and Haifa, Israel, giving travelers plenty of time to truly immerse themselves in the destinations.

The 12-night 'Iceland Intensive Voyage' aboard Azamara Onward, July 30, 2024, has only two sea days. Sailing round-trip Copenhagen, the cruise visits Torshavn, Faroe Islands, then six ports in Iceland and Skagen, Denmark. 

And Azamara Quest's 12-night 'British Isles Voyage' on July 14, 2024 has four overnight stays, in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin. The cruise sails from Leith (Edinburgh) to Dublin.