There are literally thousands of New Years Eve cruise available around the world, but we only have room to talk about the most popular NYE cruises in the U.S. Some of the top places to visit this time of year in the U.S. include New York, Florida, and California and each state has an endless number of NYE cruises to choose from. However, New York is the most popular place to visit this time of year, so if you want to do something besides Times Square, try a New York NYE cruise.
If you’re heading to Manhattan check out The Yacht of Manhattan. This year, The Yacht of Manhattan will leave Chelsea Piers, Pier 62, West 22nd and sail around the harbor to enjoy stunning views of:
·New Year’s Eve Fireworks
·Battery Park, South Street Seaport and the Financial District
·Governor’s Island, The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
·Parts of Brooklyn and Queens and the complete New York City skyline
·The United Nations Building
·The Williamsburg, Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges of the East River
Guests will enjoy an open beer, wine, & Champagne bar, hors d’ oeuvres, live jazz music, and dancing. Guests must be 21 and over and wear formal attire. This intimate NYE cruise is expected to attract 40-44 guests. For ticket information, call 212-213-2868 or visit noo Events at
For more NYE cruises around New York, visit: http://newyears.noo.com/new-years-eve/2010-2011/in/New-York/at/Cruises.
All About New Years Eve Cruise Deals (Large Ship Cruises)
There are several ways to enjoy New Years cruise deals this holiday season. First, you can book your travel with the entire family or a large group. Cruise lines offer significant discounts for large groups and in some cases, depending on the number in your party, one person may have the opportunity to cruise for free. This varies greatly depending on the cruise line, so when booking your travel simply ask if the 5th passenger in your party cruises for free, you may be pleasantly surprised at the answer! Please note that the number 5 is just an example.
Next, it is quite possible to score a New Years cruise deal is you book far in advance, say 8 months to a year, if at all possible. Cruise lines prefer to book rooms in advance, so in many cases they will offer significant discounts and savings just for booking in advance. This depends on the cruise line, but generally speaking, the larger the cruise line, the better the cruise deal. So it would be in your best interest to seek out popular cruise lines such as Carnival Cruise Lines, Celebrity Cruises, Crystal Cruises, Disney Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean, Seabourn Cruise Line, Regent Seven Seas, SilverSea Cruises, and Windstar Cruises. While cruise lines prefer to book in advance, in most cases when the cabins don’t quite make it to full capacity several weeks before the departure date, cruise lines will start slashing prices. So, if you are willing to take a gamble and wait until the last minute, you may enjoy killer savings up to 75 percent or more.
Another way to save big is to book a cruise to a popular destination such as the Caribbean or Hawaii. When cruise lines offer frequent sailings to any one destination, they are sure to offer a deal or two to keep those cabins filled!
And finally, just about every cruise line in service today offers big savings for seniors. A senior is typically defined as persons 55 and older. To lock in special senior rates, all you have to do is contact the cruise line directly or book your cruise vacation through a cruise travel specialist. Senior rates are not available if you book your travel online. Proof of age is required.
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