new years cruises
WHY CHOOSE A NEW YEAR CRUISE?
All of our amazing deals on New Year cruises 2017 and New Year cruises 2018 have one thing in common – providing cruise-goers with a completely stress-free festive period. Onboard a luxury cruise liner, passengers will still experience all of the wonderful traditions that make Christmas and New Year so magical – from delicious food and drink to music and entertainment – but with every detail taken care of, you can leave the stress behind.
Forget last minute shopping, cooking for ten and trying to book the perfect venue to bring in the New Year – with a festive cruise, everything you could possibly want is provided for you. All you need to do is step onboard, sit back and relax.
WHERE CAN OUR NEW YEAR CRUISES TAKE YOU?
From relaxed celebrations on the tropical islands of the Caribbean to Sydney’s spectacular fireworks display, sipping champagne on a sun-soaked Canary Island to alternative New Year traditions in the Far East destinations of Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Bali – whatever escape you dream of this New Year, we can make it a reality with one of our unbeatable New Year cruises.
If sipping rum cocktails on white sandy beaches, before taking a dip in aquamarine waters and snorkelling amongst the coral sounds like your idea of a heavenly New Year, our cruises to the Caribbean might just be for you.
From the beaches of Aruba to the lush scenery of St. Kitts and Nevis, a New Year Caribbean Cruise is the ultimate escape from the long, cold winter at home. Along with guaranteed sunshine, New Year cruisers can enjoy pre-and-post-cruise stays in cities such as Miami and Fort Lauderdale, luxury onboard facilities and a wide range of festive entertainment. Join your fellow cruise-goers for an all-night New Year’s Eve party or choose to experience a laidback New Year with the locals onshore. With cruises that give you the option of excursions and extended stays, you can enjoy activities including scuba-diving, hiking, and biking across these paradisiacal islands.
Dreaming of waking up to Christmas in New Zealand and New Year in Sydney? With one of our New Year Cruises to Australasia, you can make you ideal festive period a reality. Explore the highlights of New Zealand’s North and South Islands – taking in the majestic scenery, spectacular coastlines and rich wildlife – with Christmas onboard a luxury cruise liner, before sailing towards Australia’s sandy and sun-soaked East Coast.
Nowhere in the Southern Hemisphere does New Year’s Eve better than Australia’s culture capital Sydney – with its world-televised Harbour Bridge and Opera House firework display. You’ll find the best viewpoints for the New Year’s Eve event in the harbour, which also happens to be where you’ll find many of Sydney’s world-famous bars and restaurants.
After bringing in the New Year with the biggest of bangs in Australia, set sail for the islands of the South Pacific – including tropical destinations such as Fiji and New Caledonia – ending your New Year’s cruise on your very own piece of deserted paradise.
THE FAR EAST
If you’re looking for a unique and entirely untraditional Christmas and New Year, our exciting cruises to the exotic destinations of the Far East keep even the most adventurous satisfied.
From island hopping through Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia to experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of India’s greatest cities, our range of Far East New Year Cruises promise a festive season you’ll never forget.
Perfect for those who like to keep active on holiday, a cruise to countries such as India, Vietnam and Cambodia offers passengers the chance to take part in a range of exciting activities. Whether you want to trek through jungles, snorkel with turtles, visit endangered elephants or temple-hop, our New Year cruises guarantee that you’ll bring in the New Year in a way like never before.
New York is one of the most popular New Year vacation spots in the world, thanks to its famous and world-televised Times Square Ball Drop and infamous nightlife scene.
Leaving from Southampton, our New Year’s Cruises to New York give passengers the chance to experience the iconic Transatlantic crossing in style – enjoying all the advantages of a luxury cruise liner – before arriving in New York in time to join the one million spectators in Times Square.
As well as joining New York’s biggest New Year’s party, passengers can take their time exploring the city during the festive period – with extended stays in New York after their holiday cruise has come to an end. New York is a magical place to visit at any time of the year, but during the festive season, the city is alive with lights, markets and seasonal events to explore.
THE CANARY ISLANDS
If escaping the cold UK winter for a New Year’s celebration in the sun is high on your holiday agenda, one of our New Year’s cruises to the Canary Islands could be the perfect solution.
Enjoying year-round warm weather, the Canaries are as diverse as they are beautiful. One islands may have palm tree lined white sand beaches and lush forests, whilst another has black sand and active volcanoes.
What each island has in common is their popularity as one of Europe’s top holiday spots. Whether you stay in Tenerife, Lanzarote or Gran Canaria, our cruises sail directly from Southampton and allow you to bring in the New Year in style.
Source – cruisenation.com.