Best Destination for First Time Cruisers [2018]

First Time Cruisers 2018

Going on your first cruise can be an exciting and overwhelming adventure at the same time. There is plenty to learn and things to consider before settling on the specific cruise ship to travel. As well as, the shore excursions to undertake during your cruise. Thinking that you will spend most of your time aboard a cruise ship, your destination, in this case, will be the ship.

So, from the “party boats” in the Caribbean to the luxury yachts in the Mediterranean, here are some of the best destinations for first-time cruisers in 2018.

1.    Carnival Cruise Line

A Carnival cruise is one of the best destinations for first-time cruisers. Particularly, those looking for cheap cruises from the state. They are one of the most alluring cruising lines. These ships appeal to a broad spectrum of vacationers looking to have super-fun on their trip without having to break their banks. Carnival cruise line emphasizes 3-day cruises, 5-day cruises, and 7day cruises, which translate to low prices (around $80 or lower per person per night) and more deals frequently.

2.    Norwegian Cruise Line

The Norwegian cruise line is another excellent destination for cruises from NYC. With a total of 14 ships to its fleet, first-time cruisers on a budget can regularly get last-minute deals from this cruise line. Deals can range from as low as $50-$70 per person per night. There are plenty of activities to enjoy on board including live music, shows, and comedy among more. For a cruise to the Bahamas and Cuba with the Norwegian Sky, you get to enjoy free unlimited premium beverages that are all-inclusive for the upfront fare.

3.    Royal Caribbean International

The Royal Caribbean International is one of the best cruise line destinations for adrenaline junkies. With over 20 ships in its fleet, there is a wide variety of options to choose from depending on your style. Depending on the boat you book, you will have a fun-filled adventure with lots of activities including zip lining, wall climbing, ice, and inline skating, surfing, waterslides, basketball, volleyball, and more. It is the perfect first cruiser destination for teens, tweens and adrenaline junkies.

4.    Disney Cruise Line

For first-timers looking for a fun-filled cruise adventure, particularly for their kids, Disney cruise line is the perfect destination cruise. For a simple, 3 to 7 nights cruise, your kids will have fun like never before. Disney strives to bring its theme parks tradition into cruising. While at the same time, providing precisely what parents with small children need on vacations. They have unique entertainment, dining, and childcare like no other cruise. Disney ships are full of signature characters such as Mickey Mouse, Cinderella, and Goofy to keep kids entertained. They also provide expansive play areas themed after favorite Marvel, Disney, Pixar and Star Wars movies.

5.    Holland America Line

The Holland America line is a perfect destination cruise for first-time solo travelers looking to socialize and connect with other travelers. It hosts plenty of parties and games for onboard singles to give them a chance and time to join. The line also group singles together for dining upon request. At the same time, facilitates a room matching service for solo travelers of the same sex.

These are some of the best destination cruises for first-time travelers in 2018. Depending on your budget and time of vacation, you will surely have fun with either of these cruises from NYC.