This Article is About
best of both worlds
best cruise
cruise vacation
multiple times
Top 10 Cruise Destinations To Visit
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

Planning a cruise vacation and trying to figure out what is the best destination for you can be difficult. Below is a list of the top 10 cruise destinations.

10. Panama Canal – With its rich culture and once in a lifetime canal crossing experience, this cruise destination is sure to be very memorable. Not only do you get to see such ports as Acapulco, Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and many more, but also you get to experience the crossing through the Panama Canal. Being on the ship as it snuggly fits into the locking system is truly a sight to see. This journey is usually a little longer, around 14-days, so there will be a few days at sea between ports, which give you time to relax and enjoy a margarita.

9. Caribbean – This is hands down one of the best cruise destinations for a shorter, leave the kids at home and party trip. With the beautiful beaches in each port, the Caribbean has so much to offer a first time cruiser or an experienced one, that it makes this list. The ports are close together, so there is something new to see and do each day. If you enjoy picturesque scenario then you will enjoy this cruise destination.

8. Fjords of Norway – Sailing by these massive fjords truly takes your breath away. It feels like something out of a movie when cruising through them. This is a very scenic cruise destination and is not as port intensive as other cruises.

7. Mediterranean – This is on everyone’s top 10 cruise destination list at some point in their life. With some of the most well known ports in the world, you can see a lot of different cultural views within a few days. These would include Monte Carlo, Barcelona, Rome, Florence and Athens. There are so many different great itineraries, that you can do a Mediterranean cruise multiple times.

6. Hawaii – Who doesn’t want to visit the Hawaiian Islands? Most people have this as a top 10 cruise destination, because you get the best of both worlds. You get a few casual days at sea going between the Hawaiian Islands and the US, also ports are located close by each other giving you plenty of time to take in the natural waterfalls and gorgeous beaches before needing to board the ship again.

5. Alaska – With thousands of positive reviews from cruise guests, Alaska gets a top 10 cruise destination position by the sheer beauty of the landscape alone. While aboard one of these cruises it is a must have to be in a balcony stateroom to really take in the views. You will be sure to pass by glaciers, see whales and visit some of the most unique ports around.

4. New Zealand – This top 10 cruise destination was a no brainer. Whether you are going there for their Kiwis or to see the sights, be prepared to enjoy every moment of it. New Zealand has some of the cleanest beaches around. This helps with the fantasy aura it gives off, which can bee seen in films like Lord of The Rings.

3. Amazon – This is a very unique experience, which gives it such a high top 10 cruise destination number. Most cruise lines don’t go down in here, except for some luxury lines and some river cruises. This means that it will have a more intimate feel to the journey. This is for a true adventurous cruiser who wants that uninhabited feel of the surrounding area and would like to investigate each port.

2. Antarctica – Polar bears, penguins and the southern most cruise you can take make this a top 10 cruise destination. The area you will be seeing is some of the most uninhabited places in the world. While having a little crispness to the air, you are about to see some the most undisturbed eco system around.

1. Galapagos Islands – This destination is worth the number one spot given on this top 10 cruise destination list. Only smaller, more intimate ships can weave their way through these islands, this gives you a really active and adventurous journey. With a lot of ports to see, this cruise requires a lot of walking, but is well worth it to see the Komodo Dragon and other species that are mixed in with this exotic setting.

This list will give you a so called "bucket list" for future cruise travel. Hopefully the information provided can help in selecting a future cruise. Whether the cruise you are looking for was on this list or not, these are arguably some of the most desired cruise destinations around. Happy cruising!


Street Talk

You forgot Portugal with it's magic islands..! ;) The Azores is nominated the second most beautiful archipelago in the world by NG. And I can tell you it's true! Discover the Azores, Madeira and Portugal mainland with Publibooking. Through us you can book hotels, restaurants, rent a cars, golf & Beach resorts etc. I hope you check it out! Many Regards, Emilie Smith Homepage: publibooking (dot)com

Reply
  about 3 years ago
You May Also Like
Travel to London In Expensive Rates
Travelling to different parts of the world is a dream everyone sees but you are able to realize the dream because of financial issues. The thing that most people do not realize is that you can get a chance to travel various parts of the world if you plan everything…
By: scott17 in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Mar 01, 2014  
0
  Likes: 0

Five Must See Stops for NYC Vacations
If you could make a Theme Park a city, it would have to be New York City. There is so much to do you would need several NYC Vacations just to see scratch the surface. While I have been to the Big Apple a several times now there are still…
By: Justin Green in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jan 24, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Manali Honeymoon Packages Will Truly Make Your Celebration More Fascinating
Choosing a honeymoon place is an important decision as it has to be a place of calm atmosphere, which will offer you seclusion, and also has to be a beautiful place which will boost your emotions more expressible to your spouse. Manali is one of such calm and idealistic honeymoon…
By: Ram kesh in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Nov 25, 2013  
0
  Likes: 0

Top Tips for the English Retired Traveller
Once retirement age is upon us the next question is: how am I going to fill my days, keep myself active and be social? Everyone faces these dilemmas and it takes a while to adjust to the freedom and flexibility of retirement. One thing that we do more of is…
By: paul collins in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Apr 07, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

How to Deal With Flight Fear
For those who are afraid of flying, no matter how many times they fly or how many times there’re assured of the safety of flying the thought of their big bird shooting straight down to the ground will never go away .This is their worst nightmare or daymare for that…
By: Anthony Pierre in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jul 07, 2011  
0
  Likes: 1

Lviv Tourist Guide Part 4 Walk Around Lviv Or Where Am I?!
The fourth part of the tourist guide is dedicated to main places of interest in Lviv. Main places visited by tourists are described. Suggestions on what and when to visit are provided. So now, when things are all arranged, you found your place to stay, you are aware of local…
By: VyshniaIgor in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Feb 20, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

The Land With Full Of Amazing Features Adorable Kerala
World is full of amazing features gifted by the Mother Nature that are enough to explore by globetrotters. Colourful India is one of the beautiful nations in the earth where you can enjoy the incomparable beauty of nature in its true colour with great fun and entertainment. There are many…
By: kausalya in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jan 22, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

Öland, Sweden
One of the most obvious reasons to visit Sweden, except attractive Stockholm, is the variety of destinations, equally interesting and exciting, which are close to the capital city. Therefore, some alternative to overwhelming city sightseeing is easy to find, while touring to this Scandinavian land. Öland, once a resort adored…
By: Natalia1 in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jan 14, 2014  
0
  Likes: 0

Whisky - making in the Brecon Beacons, Wales
Whisky is usually associated with Scotland, and whiskey with Ireland. However, Wales, being a Celtic nation also stakes its claim to this potent beverage. Penderyn Distillery, in the small village of Penderyn, has revived the tradition of whisky-making in Wales and at the same time has become one of the…
By: Krys W in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   May 18, 2012  
2
  Likes: 1

Lviv Attractions
Lviv is one of the biggest cities in Western Ukraine, an administrative center of Lviv region, an old and amazing place; it attracts tourists not only from whole Ukraine but from many countries all over Europe and the world. Interesting culture and architecture mix, unique beauty and history of the…
By: VyshniaIgor in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Mar 09, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

The Mawddach Trail: a walking and cycling route from Dolgellau to Barmouth in North Wales
The Mawddach Trail is a path for walkers and cyclists, which is reputed to be one of the loveliest estuary walks in Europe. It is approximately ten miles long, however, it is possible to enter and leave it at a number of points for a shorter walk. There are also…
By: Krys W in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jun 10, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Lviv Tourist Guide Part 3 Lviv Tips Or What Else Didn’t I Know?!
So, finally you are in Lviv and have already put your luggage in the hotel/hostel or apartment room and now are ready to see the city. There are several things that you should know before just going out. This article is about how things are set up in Lviv and…
By: VyshniaIgor in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Feb 29, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

Solang Valley In Manali is A Perfect Place for Honeymoon Couples
Manali is one of the most popular destinations for honeymoon in India. This hill station has got all the necessary ingredients to make your honeymoon one of the most memorable ones. Be it the snow covered mountains, the hilly areas, the adventure sports or the lush green vegetation; everything lures…
By: Keaton Stromberg in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jan 07, 2014  
0
  Likes: 0

PNR Status Railway Enquiry – Making Travel Plan Easy for Frequent Travelers
Railway Journey! A journey full of excitement, pleasure, visual treat and many more to list on. You will still remember the fights made with your siblings sometime back just to grab a window seat. Previously, there were selected number of trains running, but now thousands of local passengers and daily…
By: Yogesh G in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Nov 30, 2013  
0
  Likes: 0

How to Choose An Air Freight Shipping Company?
Logistics companies co-ordinate the flow of information, goods and sometimes people through a distribution channel within the company. The process involves management of transportation, flow of information, tracking and supply chain relationships. These are tasks that are carried out by different professionals within the logistics company. Therefore, if you hire…
By: limcologistics in  Travel and Leisure  >  Destination Tips   Jan 13, 2013  
4
  Likes: 1

Article Views: 4039    Report this Article