Summer Half Term is often in May for schools, when the seasons change to welcome warm weather and sunshine. This is the same for cruising, with some fantastic destinations to explore during this time of year.
The Summer Half Term is a week-long break, meaning you can get away to a wide range of destinations for a well-deserved holiday with your family. Take a look at our 2020 and 2021 Summer Half Term sailings below and find the ideal cruise for you today.
Summer Half Term is a week-long holiday which is typically in May and begins with the annual Spring Bank Holiday.
In 2020, the Summer Half Term begins on the bank holiday (25 May) and lasts until the end of the month. The 2021 Summer Half Term starts a little later with the bank holiday (31 May), ending early June. However, this all depends on your local area and your child's school. We recommend confirming school term holidays with them prior to booking
Don't see the dates you were expecting below? If you're looking for specific dates during the Summer Half Term, call our expert Cruise Concierge team on 0808 1234 118 who will be happy to help.
There are many popular destinations to visit in May and June, from the breezy landscapes of Alaska to the sunny shores of the Mediterranean.
There are plenty of seven-night itineraries to Alaska, with May being one of the best months to cruise here. Or you could explore the Mediterranean Sea for a chance to immerse yourself in culture under the sun. Why not escape to the Norwegian Fjords for a week surrounded by stunning landscapes and unforgettable experiences?
When choosing a cruise during Summer Half Term it's worth considering your cruise duration and distance to ensure you make the most of your getaway. It's also good to bear in mind that some cruise lines sailing at this time will have plenty of children on-board, so if you're looking for a relaxing and quiet getaway you might want to reconsider your dates.
Browse our selection of 2020 Summer Half Term or 2021 Summer Half Term cruises below and find your ideal getaway for you and your family. Call our Cruise Concierge team on 0808 1234 118 for expert advice and a chance to make a booking.
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