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Grand Circle Cruise Line

Small-Ship Ocean Cruises

From: European Cruise Guide


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ABOVE: Corinthian is one of four small oceangoing ships in the Grand Circle fleet. INSET BELOW: Arethusa carries 50 passengers in two groups, each with its own tour leader.

imageGrand Circle Cruise Line is part of Grand Circle Travel, a tour operator for older Americans that was created by the same person who founded the American Association for Retired Persons (AARP).

In addition to a fleet of river vessels, Grand Circle operates five small oceangoing ships: Arethusa, Athena, Artemis, Clio, and the luxurious all-suite Corinthian.

In 2018, Grand Circle's European saltwater itineraries include voyages in Northern and Western Europe, the Mediterreanan, the Adriatic, and the Aegean.

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