5 Cruises for Plan Your Vacation Day
From sailings on small yachts to ships with even an waterpark onboard, here are Travelzoo’s favorite cruise deals for the Caribbean, Europe, Asia and points in between. All deals are based on double occupancy and the displayed price is for the cheapest departure date (with other dates also available for more).
10-Night Expert-Led Antarctica Cruise incl. Buenos Aires … $11,995 per person (Depart Dec. 27, 2017)
This cruise from luxe outfitter Abercrombie & Kent is on the Le Lyrial ship (where every stateroom or suite has a balcony) and also includes an overnight stay at the 5-Star Palacio Duhau in Buenos Aires. Saving $2500 per person, the deal features educational lectures (and penguin spotting!) while sailing through the famed Drake Passage. The deal ends March 31.
Baltics Cruise Package w/$1000 in Extras … $1399 (Depart May 25 or Sept. 19, 2017)
This nine-night cruise — which stops in six different countries — also includes an overnight 4-star hotel stay in Copenhagen before or after the trip, and extras like unlimited cocktails and dinners at specialty onboard restaurants. Sail in an upgraded balcony cabin on the Norwegian Getaway — it’s one of Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest ships and features an Aqua Park with five waterslides. The deal also saves $450 on do-it-yourself prices and ends on Feb. 1.
Yachting in Bali: 7-Nt. Sailing w/$900 in Credits … $899 (Select May-Sept. departures)
Sail for seven nights on the intimate Star Clipper yacht — which holds less than 200 people — and stop in various islands in Southeast Asia including Bali and Lombok, depending on the departure date. The deal saves $460 per person on current rates and includes a $500 onboard credit (per cabin) and a $400 air credit (per person). This deal ends Feb. 3.
Nile River Cruise: 9-Nt. Escorted Tour w/Flights … $1799 (Select departures through Nov. 30, 2017 from NYC; other cities also available)
This Egypt vacation package offers a guide from the moment you arrive at the airport to the moment you leave for home and saves more than $900 per person on regular rates. Two nights at the 5-Star Le Meridien in Cairo allows time to visit the nearby pyramids, Sphinx and ancient burial ground of Saqqara, and there are seven nights sailing on the Semiramis with three meals daily. This deal ends Feb. 14.
Caribbean Cruise w/Unlimited Drinks, Tips & a $300 Credit … $749 (Depart Nov. 18, 2017 or Jan. 6 or April 14, 2018)
With $1398 in extras including unlimited cocktails, prepaid tips for two and a $300 per-cabin onboard credit, this seven-night Caribbean trip is packed with value. The cheapest price is for a trip that sails roundtrip from San Juan but trips sailing from Miami and Fort Lauderdale are available for $100-$150 more per person. Itineraries vary by date with stops such as Antigua, Barbados and St. Lucia. This sale ends Jan. 31.