Chinese New Year cruise, Tai Chi and Qigong Wellness cruise
This year, Costa Cruises launches an exclusive Buy-1-Get-1-Free offer for 4-night sailings on Costa Classica, departing Hong Kong on February 15 and 19 to Sanya and Halong Bay and 4-night sailings on Costa Classica departing Hong Kong on February 23 and 27 to Keelung and Taichung.
With prices starting at only USD249*, guests can enjoy a truly relaxing cruise with their closest friends and family. (Promotion is only applicable for Standard Ocean View cabin)
A journey of relaxation – Guo-Lin Qigong Wellness cruise
Departing from Hong Kong on February 15 and 23, the 4-night Guo-Lin Qigong Wellness cruise offers guests that much needed tranquil journey through Sanya and Halong Bay, and Keelung and Taichung (Taiwan) respectively.
Partnering with International Guo-Lin Qigong Culture Research Association for the very first time, guests will be able to learn the most authentic Guo-Lin Qigong from expert masters onboard Costa Classica.
Guests can kick-start the day with a Guo-Lin Qigong class, in which they take on a variety of controlled breathing exercises set to allow both body and mind to unwind, whilst improving blood flow. Following a delicious lunch at Costa’s renowned restaurant, guests are invited to join the Acupressure Therapy class and learn the secrets of a shiatsu massage, targeted at different parts of the body.
Created by Master Guo-Lin, Guo-Lin Qigong combines the traditions of ancient qigong with the knowledge of modern medicine and science, helping guests to restore a balance of yin and yang, strengthen the immune system, whilst stimulate metabolism and more.**
With the Buy-1-Get-1-Free offer, you can embark on a serene wellness journey on Costa Classica this winter starting from only USD249*!
No pain, big gains – Tai Chi Wellness cruise
For health-conscious travelers, the 4-night Tai Chi Wellness cruise on Costa Classica departs from Hong Kong on January 30. Guests will be taken to some of the region’s most scenic locations, including Halong Bay and Sanya, where they can enjoy a truly relaxing holiday onboard and off Costa Classica.
Costa Classica’s Tai Chi Wellness cruise offers a fun and refreshing Tai Chi and Acupressure Therapy experience, taught by a distinguished professional master. Boasting a wealth of health benefits, classes improve blood circulation and balance, as well as strengthen muscle, flexibility and reduce pain and stiffness. Ultimately, a sense of calmness and greater wellbeing is restored.
Welcome the Year of Dragon – Chinese New Year cruise
Celebrating the Year of Dragon, Costa Cruises boasts a stellar line-up of festive activities onboard Costa Classica, particularly tailored towards the foodie enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike.
Departing from Hong Kong on January 20 and 25, 2012, guests can enjoy a family packed itinerary by joining the fun-filled classes and learn to make pinwheels, flour toys, traditional Chinese dumplings and more.**
Two special 5-course menus– “Welcome Chinese New Year Gala Dinner” and “Welcome Gala Dinner” prepared by Costa’s chef will be available on sailings departing Hong Kong on January 20 and January 25.
“Welcome Chinese New Year Gala Dinner” features freshest catch from the sea – Baked Lobster with Sesame Sauce and Bok Choy with Steamed whole fresh Sea Bass, Ginger and Scallion in Soya Sauce, whilst “Welcome Gala Dinner” offers a perfectly cooked Roasted Beef Tenderloin served in Tagliata style and a soft and tender Pan-fried Salmon Steak with Tarragon sauce.
Costa Cruises ensures every traveler is entertained at all times onboard the ship. Family travelers can enjoy a series of fun-packed activities such as exciting games and tournaments by the pool deck, masks painting, t-shirt painting, and more. On the other hand, sweet couples can learn a variety of dances in the lounges or party the night away at the entertaining themed evenings, such as Tropical Pool Party, Masquerade Evening, Italian Night etc.**
Source = Costa Classica