Cruises are starting to set sail soon, and we’ve curated the very best deals and trip inspiration for your next getaway at sea. Here are this month's editor-curated cruise offers.
Best Caribbean and Luxury Deal: This 10 Island Cruise from Cartagena to Bridgetown
Why We Love It: Can’t decide between a luxe, all-inclusive Caribbean getaway and being out on the water? Regent Seven Seas Cruises allows you to experience both with this all-inclusive Caribbean itinerary that hits all the right spots. Start in Cartagena and work your way to Bridgetown, making stops in the Dominican Republic, British Virgin Islands, Antigua, Dominica, and St. Barts, among other tropical ports. What’s even better? Everything is included: business-class air, airport-to-ship transfers, excursions, top-shelf beverages, and more. See deal from Regent Seven Seas Cruises.
Best Family-Friendly Cruise Deal: This Mexican Riviera Cruise on Norwegian Bliss
Why We Love It: When we think of a family-friendly cruise line, Norwegian Cruise Line remains at the forefront – and its newest ship, Norwegian Bliss, is no exception. Enjoy kid-friendly attractions and amenities while sailing to Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan, and Cabo San Lucas. With rates starting at $524, you really can’t beat this deal. Plus, receive five free offers: free open bar, specialty dining, excursions, WiFi, and kid reservations. Let the family vacation begin! See deal from Norwegian Cruise Line.
Best Alaska Cruise: This Weeklong Sailing from Princess Cruises
Why We Love It: This Princess Cruises Alaska sailing starts at just $669, which is a steal when compared to other Alaska cruises on the market. And, since there’s a lot of pent-up demand for Alaska since sailings likely won’t resume there until next year, now is the time to book. Spend seven days meandering through the Last Frontier’s scenic passageways, while marveling at glaciers, mountains, and wildlife in Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, and other ports of call. See deal from Princess Cruises.
Best Romantic Deal: This 11-Night French Polynesia on a Tall-Sail Ship
Why We Love It: Adding a little romance to your vacation is no issue on this 11-night Windstar Cruises voyage to Tahiti, which also includes air, plus pre- and post-cruise hotel accommodations with transfers and breakfast. Experience the beauty of some of the most remote destinations in the world in Fakarava, Rangiroa, Bora Bora, Motu Mahea, Huahine, and Moorea. Get your camera ready! See deal from Windstar Cruises.
Best Holiday Season Cruise: This Epic 22-Night South America & Antarctica Voyage
Why We Love It: Give the gift of cruising and spend the holidays and New Year’s at sea on this once-in-a-lifetime Holland America Line sailing. Experience culture-filled cities in Argentina, Uruguay, and Chile, along with Antarctica’s unique wildlife and scenery. With rates starting at $3,929, it will be a holiday season you’ll never forget. See deal from Holland America Line.
Best Unique Itinerary: This Trans-Pacific Hawaii and Alaska Cruise
Why We Love It: From the tropical islands of Hawaii to Alaska’s rugged terrain, get the best of the 49th and 50th states on this trans-Pacific voyage aboard the Norwegian Spirit. Embark in Oahu and sail to Kauai, the big island of Hawaii, Maui, Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan, and disembark in Vancouver. And to top it off, receive four free offers: open bar, specialty dining, excursions, and WiFi. See deal from Norwegian Cruise Line.
Best Package Deal: This Egypt Land and Nile River Cruise Tour
Why We Love It: What’s better than a land and sea package? This Egypt and Nile River Cruise tour. Begin the journey in Cairo and see the pyramids and the Sphinx; work your way to Luxor to embark on your 4-night Nile River cruise. While floating down the world’s longest river, discover intricate temples, admire the tombs of past pharaohs in Edfu, and marvel at the ancient Aswan Dam. Save $600 on rates, which start at $1,599. This package also includes air, transfers, and meals. See deal from Indus Travels.