Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Royal Rendezvous New York

Three Queens Rendezvous
Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and  Queen Elizabeth

January 13, 2011 three Cunard Queens will  rendezvous in front of the Statue of Liberty amidst the fanfare of a spectacular fireworks by Grucci show. In honour of the Cunard Royal Rendezvous the Empire State Building will be lit red starting at sunset to 2:00 a.m. the following day!

Three Queens Courtesy Cunard Line
The most panoramic views for this rare event are from the AAA Five Diamond award-winning Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park.  The meeting of the Queens will most optimally be seen from a Statue of Liberty View guestroom or suite.  All Statue of Liberty View rooms are equipped with telescopes for prime viewing.

Battery ParkOn the southern shoreline of Manhattan, www.thebattery.org
Map link: http://www.bpcparks.org/bpcp/map/map.php
Robert F. Wagner, Jr. Park
Overlooking the Hudson River with great views of the Statue of Liberty
Just south of the Museum of Jewish Heritage
By subway: 4 or 5 to Bowling Green, or N or R to Whitehall
The Esplanade
Running the entire length of Battery Park City, along the Hudson River from Stuyvesant High School, on the north end all the way south to Battery Park
Hudson River Park
550-acre Park extending for five miles along the Manhattan shoreline from Battery Place to West 59th Street

6:00 AM (approx) All ships will be berthed at respective cruise terminal (see below).


6:00 PM
  • Queen Mary 2 - from Brooklyn Cruise Terminal 
  • Queen Victoria - from Pier 90, Manhattan Cruise Terminal 
  • Queen Elizabeth - from Pier 88, Manhattan Cruise Terminal
6:40 PM (approx) 
  • Cunard Royal Rendezvous at the Statue of Liberty featuring Fireworks by Grucci for a spectacular sail away celebration. 

Save up to $1,500 Off Early Booking Fares!*

*2011 Mediterranean Voyages
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Save up to $600 per person in Balcony staterooms

2011 Transatlantic Crossings

Live from the bridge

The view from: QUEEN ELIZABETH Bridge Cam

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