Determining which cruise line is the right fit for you is one of the most important elements of a rewarding cruise vacation. Cruise lines tailor their activities to accommodate a wide range of lifestyles, but each individual line for the most part tends to cater to a particular demographic such as families, young adults, couples, active singles, or niche cruisers like wine enthusiasts or adventure seekers.
Selecting the cruise line that best matches your personality and expectations is a key ingredient for the cruise-of-a-lifetime. To help you get started, we have grouped each cruise line into a particular category: Contemporary Cruise Lines, Premium Cruise Lines, Luxury Cruise Lines, Small Ship and Adventure Cruise Lines and River Cruise Lines.
Yacht Style Cruises
Yacht Style Cruises make you feel as though you are traveling on your own private mega-yacht, blending adventure and luxury into the ultimate sailing experience to exotic destinations. Sophisticated, yet unpretentious, yacht style cruises offer a care-free setting with exceptional service, cuisine and accommodations. Yacht Style Cruises include Sea Dream Yacht Club and Compagnie Du Ponant.
Masted Sailing Ships
Masted sailing ships combine the romance of a traditional tall sailing ship with contemporary amenities. Tall ships feature a wide range of itineraries and activities not found on a conventional cruise. Eat breakfast under billowing white sails, take your turn at the helm or even work as a deckhand raising and lowering the sails. Cruise lines that offer a cruise on a masted sailing ship are Star Clippers, Windstar Cruises