Our Top 5 Cruises for Newlyweds


Once you have celebrated the big day with your friends and family, it is time to relax and enjoy a romantic getaway for two as you celebrate as newlyweds. We offer a variety of honeymoon destinations to choose from, with fun and interesting excursions to include in your itinerary. Our small ship cruises are ideal for honeymooners, with a maximum of 40 passengers on board, you and your partner can enjoy an intimate experience, as well having the chance to socialise with other passengers. Experience first-class service with our attentive staff and experience fine dining both on and off the ship.

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Costa Rica, Unforgettable Cruises

Costa Rica

Costa Rica is the perfect honeymoon destination for any adventure lovers. If you’re looking for some excitement, jump on a zipline and you can witness some of the best views of Costa Rics. Take in the incredible landscapes as you fly over the cloud forest of Monteverde and experience the thrill when ziplining past the Arenal Volcano.

White water rafting will certainly get your adrenaline pumping as you tackle some of the biggest waves. One of the most popular places to take on the big waves is the Savegre River, nicknamed ‘La Boca del Diablo’ which can be translated to ‘The Mouth of the Devil’. However, if you’re looking for a fun but more peaceful journey, then sail along the Penas Blancas River and take in the beautiful scenery around you.

Take in some spectacular views as you hike through rainforests, jungles and along beaches. Make sure to keep an eye out for the breathtaking Rio Celeste waterfall before taking a romantic dip in the natural hot sprints around Tenorio Volcano.

If you are interested in seeing some diverse animals, join the Carara Biological Reserve Hike or visit a wildlife sanctuary where you will be able to spot some amazing wildlife, such as the famous three-toed sloths, capuchin monkeys and a variety of birds, including the last remaining Scarlet Macaws.

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Unforgettable Cruises, Bali

Bali

Bali and Indonesia not only offer picturesque beaches and stunning views, but the islands also have plenty of exotic animals to spot, the perfect destination for those wildlife enthusiasts. One of the most popular animals living in Bali are the Balinese macaque, also known as the Balinese long-tailed monkey. They can be found at The Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary in Ubud, which conserves and protects Bali’s forested areas to ensure that the 700 monkeys living there remain in their natural environment. Enjoy a scenic walk together around the sanctuary as you watch the animals in their natural habitat and discover the beautiful ancient temples and guardian statues within the forest. Explore the three sacred temples there: Pura Dalem Agung, Pura Beji and Pura Prajapati, which were built in 1350 and are rich in religious history and culture.

The Javan Langur monkeys are rarer than the Balinese long-tailed monkeys, and can be found at the Bali Barat National Park. The Javan Langur has a distinguishable look, with an orange coat which eventually becomes darker as they become older. The Javan Langur babies are known for their adorable look and should not be missed on your visit to Bali!

Don’t forget to stop off at the UNESCO world heritage site, the Komodo National Park. It offers an exciting experience for both you and your partner. The park is located in the center of the Indonesian archipelago, between the islands of Sumbawa and Flores and is home to the iconic ‘Komodo Dragons’. They are one of the largest living lizards in the world, with a venomous bite. The Komodo Dragons have become an endangered species and can only be found on a few Indonesian islands, offering you and your partner a unique experience you won’t be able to find anywhere else.

Bali has so many wildlife and animals to see, with beautiful red dragonflies and exotic birds that live deep in the jungle. Many of the islands offer snorkelling or scuba diving in the ocean, so enjoy a fun activity together as you spot colourful fish, hawksbill turtles and giant manta rays.

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Croatia, Unforgettable Cruises

Croatia

Sip local wine, taste traditional Mediterranean cuisine and enjoy first-class dining in an unforgettable honeymoon cruise to Croatia. With a range of gourmet experiences included in our itineraries, this will be a unique experience for all food lovers.

Enjoy a visit to the island of Ston, where you will be taken to the village, Mali Ston, to take part in an oyster tasting. You will have the opportunity to visit an oyster farm and be taught the process of cleaning and harvesting oysters, before tasting delicious oysters fresh from the sea.

Visit Korčula and discover its prized product, olive oil. Take a trip to a traditional olive mill for an informative tour to learn about the history and production process of olive oil, followed by an olive oil tasting. In the evening, join a Dalmatian dinner excursion on the island and taste traditional Croatian cuisine, from freshly caught seafood to slowly cooked dishes. Peka is a dish you should try at least once during your time in Croatia. It is made up of potatoes, vegetables with a choice of either lamb, beef or octopus and is cooked under the peka or ‘bell’ in a large open fire. These dishes arrive in large portions so are perfect for sharing!

The island of Vis is a must see on your cruise to Croatia. It may be one of the furthest islands in the Adriatic from the Croatian coast, but it is an idyllic destination to relax and enjoy each other’s company. Vis it not only known for having some of the best beaches in Croatia and picturesque views of the bay, but it also has a great selection of the best food and wine for you to try. Enjoy a romantic dinner for two as you dine in a nearby restaurant serving a selection of high-quality, tasty dishes all made from local ingredients. If you’re spending a day exploring Vis, make sure you stop by one of the many vineyards on the island, enjoy a tour of the wineries and vineyards before having the chance to sample some of the finest wine on the island. Call our Croatian travel experts on +44 208 004 2345 and we can book a wine tour on the island of Vis for you.

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Greece, Unforgettable Cruises

Greece

Greece offers a combination of romance and history, making this an ideal destination to celebrate tying the knot. Enjoy a swim in the crystal-clear waters, admire the stunning views and embark on a tour of ancient Greek history on our luxury cruises.

Folegandros has been described as the most beautiful, untouched island in Greece, located near Santorini and Milo. The remoteness of the island made it a place where political prisoners were exiled during the Roman times, right up to the 20th century. The village, Hora, is one of the oldest and most traditional towns in the Cyclades, with a medieval fortress known as the Kastro, situated at the top of the town, dating back to the 13th century. After a day of exploring, visit one of the many music bars in town or dine in an authentic Greek tavern.

Santorini is a popular destination for its incredible sunsets and whitewashed houses, but it also has a rich history and religious culture. The Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral in Santorini sits prominently at the bottom of the town and can be spotted from a great distance away. The church was originally built in 1827 but has been renovated after it was damaged in the 1956 earthquake. Admire the incredible design of the building, with mosaics on the outside, a tall bell tower and impressive fresco paintings inside. Make sure you stop by the Museum of Prehustoric Thera to learn about the history of Greece and find various artefacts from the Akrotiri evacuation. In the evening, after visiting Santorini’s historical sites, enjoy an intimate dinner together overlooking a Santorini sunset.

Just a short ride from Mykonos, the island of Delos is one of the most interesting and important archaeological sites in Greece. According to mythology, Delos is the birthplace of the Greek god Apollo and his sister Artemis. Take a tour of the World Cultural Heritage site and admire the ancient stone ruins as you learn about the history of the island.

As you head towards your final destination on your cruise, you will stop by Cape Sounion and visit the famous Temple of Poseidon to admire the traditional Greek architecture. The temple has 6 marble columns and is dedicated to Poseidon, God of the Sea. Visit the temple in the evening and witness a beautiful sunset – it is considered to be one of the best sights in Greece.

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We also offer a Peloponnese & Greek Islands Cruise and Southern Greek Islands Cruise.

Seychelles, Unforgettable Cruises

Seychelles

Take a romantic walk along a white sandy beach, enjoy an intimate sunset dinner and stay in luxury hotels as newly-weds in the Seychelles. Soak up the sun on a selection of picturesque beaches. Stop by Anse Lazio beach when visiting Praslin island, Port Launay is considered to be one of the best beaches in Mahe and Anse Source d’Argent is the most famous beach in the Seychelles – definitely a must!

If you are looking for some fun activities to try on this one-in-a-lifetime vacation, spot exotic fish, the iconic Hawksbill turtle and pristine reefs as you enjoy underwater snorkelling on La Digue island.

Take a romantic walk in the Valle de Mai National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There are a number of different walking paths for you to take and secluded coves and peaceful waterfalls to be explored. The secluded forest has largely remained unchanged over the years and is often descried as a ‘Garden of Eden’. It is home to the famous Codo de Mer palm tree which only grows on Praslin and Curieuse islands. The female trees produce the largest and heaviest seeds in the world which are in the shape of a heart.

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