Flash sales, reduced deposits and free onboard spending. Cruise lines are pulling out all the stops to get cruisers back on board in 2021/22. But you have to be quick.
Norwegian Cruise Line’s Balcony Bonus Sale ends tonight. But many other lines have limited offers till the end of the month or early July.
Carnival Cruise Lines is offering to take you to the South Pacific for 10-days from $66pp per day from Sydney or 13-day Brisbane to Singapore from $79pp per day.
Even the luxury lines are sharpening their pencils and throwing in the extras.
Silversea is offering $1,500 reduced deposits per suite and receive $1,000 to spend onboard when you book before June 30, 2020. Some itineraries include free economy or business class flights.
Meanwhile Oceania Cruises is offering ‘historic price reductions’ for their itineraries worldwide, including seven-day Mediterranean sailings from just $2,556 pp.
Oceania Cruises Ultimate Sale
Enjoy ‘historic price reductions’ on top of their OLife Choice package, which includes free Pre-Paid Gratuities and Internet plus choose one free amenity per stateroom:
– Up to 8 FREE Shore Excursions
– FREE Beverage Package
– Up to US$800 FREE Shipboard Credit
The sailings are worldwide from October 2020 all the way to June 2022.
Here are some 2021 highlights:
7-day ‘Aegean Encounter’ Athens to Istanbul
The 7-day sailing on the Sirena departs April 1, 2021 with fares from $2,556pp. The itinerary visits Greek ports like Myknos, Santorini, Rhodes and Mitilini, as well as Ephesus (Kusadasi) in Turkey before concluding in Istanbul. Click here for more.
10-day ‘Snowcapped Havens’ San Francisco to Vancouver
The Alaskan itinerary departs San Francisco on May 28, 2021. With fares from $3,629, the Regatta will be cruising to Astoria, Oregon before continuing to Alaskan ports like Sitka, Juneau, Icy Strait Point, Ketchikan. Guests will also be cruising the Hubbard Glacier and Inside Passage. Click here for more.
Norwegian Cruise Line Balcony Bonus Sale
The line’s Balcony Bonus Sale ends this week. Book a balcony stateroom for the price of an inside or oceanview on all 2021 cruises. Itineraries include:
7-day Western Mediterranean from Barcelona
This sailing on the Norwegian Epic has multiple departures from April 25, 2021 to May 23, 2021. Depart May 2 or 9 to enjoy fares from $993pp. Cruise to ports like Naples, Rome, Florence, Cannes and Palma, Majorca in Spain. Book a balcony stateroom for the price of an inside on these sailings. Click here for more.
7-day Canada & New England from Boston to Quebec City
This sailing on the Norwegian Gem has three departures from September 3, 2021 to October 1, 2021. Fares for inside cabins are from $1,349pp. Book a balcony stateroom for the price of an oceanview on these sailings. Oceanview cabins are priced from $3,289. Cruise to ports like Bar Harbor in Maine, Halifax and Sydney in Nova Scotia, Charlottetown in Prince Edward Island and Saguenay in Quebec. Click here for more.
Carnival Cruise Line Seas the Fun Sale
Carnival is offering the Seas the Fun Sale till July 6, 2020 which features reduced deposits of $50pp for three to nine-day sailings and $149pp deposit for sailings 10 days and beyond.
10-day New Zealand from Sydney
Depart Sydney on the Carnival Splendor on March 15, 2021 to enjoy fares from $801pp. Cruise to Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin as well as scenic cruising through the Fjordland Park. Click here for more.
10-day South Pacific from Sydney
The itinerary departs Sydney on April 27, 2021 to visit Pacific Islands like Port Vila, Noumea, Isle of Pines and Mystery Island. Fares for the sailing on Carnival Splendor are going from $663pp, which works out to around $66 per day. Click here for more.
13-day Singapore from Brisbane
The sailing on the Carnival Spirit departs on May 16, 2021, visiting Airlie Beach, Darwin, Komodo Island, Lombok and Benoa before arriving in Singapore. Fares are available from $1,034, which is around $79 per day. Click here for more.
Royal Caribbean Cruises up to 30% off every guest
10-night New Zealand Cruise from Sydney
The November 7 and 21, 2021 Sydney departures on the Ovation of the Seas is currently priced from $1,285pp. Cruise the Sounds, Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington and Piction on this Sydney roundtrip. Click here for more.
Silversea double bonus offer
Book before June 30, 2020 to enjoy $1,500 reduced deposits per suite and receive $1,000 to spend onboard on virtually all Silversea cruises. The offer can be combined with early booking bonus and free flights.
12-day Auckland to Melbourne
Depart January 5, 2021 on the Silver Muse and enjoy fares from $6,930 and free business class air. Cruise to Napier, Picton, Kaikoura, Lyttelton, Dunedin, Stewart Island and the Sounds before arriving in Melbourne. Click here for more.
7-day Venice to Rome
Depart Venice on September 30, 2021 on the Silver Moon for ports like Zadar, Sibenik, Kotor, Corfu, Giardini Naxos and Naples before arriving in Rome. Fares from $6,480 with free economy class flights. Click here for more.
Win one of four cruises to tropical Queensland!
Cruise from Sydney to Tangalooma Resort on the world’s 3rd largest sand island, Moreton Island. Or departing from Brisbane, sail to stunning Airlie Beach – the gateway to the GBR where you can take day trips to iconic locations like Hamilton Island and Whitehaven Beach.