Cultural Cities & Scenic Islands of the Americas

22nd Feb 2022 30 nights Sails from Callao Bolette T2204
Tulum Maya ruins, Mexico. Tulum Maya ruins, Mexico.

Embark Bolette in Peru for a holiday of a lifetime and you’ll discover cultural gems, historic highlights and experience scenic wonders galore during a relaxing and memorable journey back to the UK, sailing via a string of captivating cities and beautiful islands in the Americas.[ReadMoreMob]

After joining your smaller ship in Callao, this rewarding cruise adventure begins in memorable fashion, with four days to relax, settle into life on board and experience the magic of ocean cruising, and with a transit of the magnificent Panama Canal – one of the world’s greatest engineering feats. Then, as you discover some of Central America’s greatest countries and destinations, an abundance of unforgettable experiences are yours to enjoy.[ReadMoreDesk]

Be engrossed in history of Cartagena de Indias in Colombia, with its centuries-old city walls, fortifications and fine colonial Spanish architecture; and uncover ancient sites in Mexico and Belize. Cozumel is home to legendary Mayan ruins and shrines dedicated to Ixchel, while Belize City is the gateway to an abundance of archaeological wonders. Don’t miss the chance to embrace nature amongst coral reefs and rainforests within reach on tour from Cozumel, Belize City and the Costa Rican city of Puerto Limon too. Your time in the Americas will then conclude in the Caribbean, stopping in the Bahamas and Bermuda to sample paradise amongst beautiful beaches, warm crystal-clear waters and laid-back cities alive with colourful culture. When you finally head for home, you’ll cross the Atlantic – one of the great ocean cruise experiences – and stop at São Miguel in the verdant Azores, and add the Spanish style and culture of La Coruña to the end of your journey too.

Your Itinerary

  • Sailing via captivating cities and beautiful islands
  • Begin with a memorable sailing of the Panama Canal
  • Seek out Cozumel’s Mayan ruins and fauna-rich coral reefs
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While Bolette is one of the largest ships, by overall size, in our fleet, she still has capacity for less than 1,400 guests. So on board you’ll find you have more space in which to relax, in public areas such as the all-season pool and the beautiful two-tiered entertainment theatre, and enjoy a premium level of comfort – as well as our renowned personal service – in the elegant lounges, bars and dining venues.
With its warm, welcoming atmosphere and timeless style, and classic open deck spaces providing a place to fully immerse yourself in the magic of ocean cruising, Bolette is very much in keeping with what our guests have come to expect from a Fred. Olsen ship.

In recent years, we have seen a new era emerging in cruising.

There is a trend for everything to get bigger and busier, and for a cruise to be seen as an alternative to a large luxury resort, with a limitless flurry of activity. But this is not for us. Find out more 


We are free to do things a different way because we are family-run. Of course some people enjoy the bigger, busier cruises, but it is not for everyone, and it is not for us. We prefer to do things, 'The Olsen Way'.


We have fewer guests, so the atmosphere on board our ships is always warm and civilised. Our smaller ships allow us to visit the more interesting places that the world has to offer.


We pride ourselves on putting our all into the Fred. Olsen cruise experience. Our itineraries are created from scratch every year, our service is genuinely personal and each and every area of our ships is designed by hand.