Do you have plans for the holidays? Why not get away from it all by booking a holiday cruise? As fun as the season is, it can feel liberating to get away from all the planning and stress. The 2021 holiday season is quickly approaching, but it’s not too late to book a cruise as a gift for yourself… or for someone else. Your call. We won’t judge either way. Here are some excellent options.
3 Night Perfect Day Holiday from Royal Caribbean
While this cruise does indeed run in November, the most exciting version departs on December 24th. It will allow you to spend your Christmas cruising through the ocean and enjoying the sun before arriving at CocoCay in the Bahamas. You’ll get to enjoy an island filled with water-based activities. It’s sure to make you forget about the cold weather at home. The itinerary takes place on the Freedom of the Seas, and booking starts at only $268. That’s a great price for a Christmas cruise like this. If you’re interested in getting a cabin or simply want to learn more about this trip, you can read all the details on Royal Caribbean’s website.
American Revolution Cruise from American Cruise Lines
Here’s a cruise for travelers that are looking for something a little different for their holiday experience. Departing on December 23rd, this itinerary from American Cruise Lines is billed as a “captivating exploration of American history.” It lasts for ten nights and travels round trip from Baltimore, Maryland. You’ll visit a variety of historic New England locations while navigating through Chesapeake Bay. Ports include Norfolk, Virginia, Washington D.C., and Annapolis, Maryland, among many others. American Cruise Lines offers some serious luxury in their small ships, and that means that this is a pricier itinerary at about $5600. More info can be found here.
5-Day Cabo San Lucas Getaway from Princess
Want to ring in the new year in a really exciting way? This itinerary from Princess starts at only $548 and will allow you to be on an adventure as the year passes from 2021 to 2022. It departs from Los Angeles on December 30th and visits Cabo San Lucas in Mexico before returning on January 4th. You’ll get two full days at Cabo, and there are multiple different shore excursions available. This itinerary is also available at an earlier date in December, but it’s definitely more fun if you get to celebrate the new year during it. The Princess website has all the details here.
It’s a lot of fun to go on a trip during the holidays. These three itineraries are perfect for those people looking to ditch the cold and really enjoy some fun times in paradise.