Europe cruises offer the chance for travellers to experience a wealth of history and culture across a series of vibrant and diverse nations. A host of iconic landmarks can be observed on cruises to Europe, distributed across many famous cities.
Each region of Europe offers a different and unique experience. To help you decide on your next Europe cruise, we have compiled some of the best Europe cruise deals around. Whatever you're looking for, whether it's a long cruise spending weeks exploring the continent or a mini break to relax for a few days, you can choose from a wide range of possible itineraries across the most popular region's of Europe.
It may come as no surprise to learn that the Mediterranean is one of the world's most popular cruise destinations. The region is often split into two halves, the western and eastern Med, both of which are home to amazing cities, ancient ruins and plenty of great modern attractions. You can sun yourself on a Greek Island or shop till you drop in Barcelona. From the south coasts of France and Spain right across to the Turkish mainland, the Mediterranean offers a truly wonderful cruise experience.
The ports of the Baltic States offer rich culture and heritage as well as the chance to see modern European life in countries that often vary greatly in attitudes and atmosphere. Over a period of 7-10 nights you can visit major cities in countries including Russia, Latvia, Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Finland and Estonia, with many itineraries including countries located further west, such as the Netherlands and Belgium.
Cruises further north will voyage to the beautiful nation of Norway. A great many cruise lines operate in Norway, some specialising in the navigating the famous Fjords to showcase their stunning natural beauty. The fjords make for a spectacular backdrop on any cruise holiday, as well as being a good spot to see the Northern Lights. Iceland is similar destination, offering gorgeous scenery and majestic towns and cities to explore. Fortunately, both countries are often included on the same itinerary.
Alternatively, if you want to try something closer to home, then a dedicated cruise around the British Isles may be exactly what you're looking for. You can sail around the United Kingdom and Ireland visiting popular cities in Wales, England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Eire, with excursions heading further inland to visit the many historic and cultural landmarks that showcase the heritage of this iconic country.