Sail Away: These 6 Cruises Include Airfare In The Price
By Kelsey Marie
Going on a cruise is a great way to explore multiple countries at a time while relaxing and having everything handled such as accommodations, food…etc. The only logistics you would have to handle after booking a cruise is finding a flight to the cruise’s departure port.
If looking for flights isn’t your thing, don’t fret, there are cruises that have the flights covered, making things a lot easier.
This cruise will cost around $10,874 but includes a roundtrip flight between Quito and the Galapagos. While on this cruise, you’ll be able to snorkel in the Galapagos and learn more about the land from a certified Galapagos National Park naturalist. The ship is intimate, with about 48 passengers aboard, making it great for relaxation and ensuring all of your needs are met.
For around $9,320, you can explore the history of Egypt with chartered flights between Cairo and the ship being included in the cost. You’ll be able to visit the pyramids and the Sphinx of Gisa, the Valley of the Kings all while having downtime to relax while sailing down the Nile river.
This cruise starts at $11,5000 but a roundtrip flight between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia is included. You’ll be aboard a mega-yacht, holding 132 cabins. You’ll be able to see incredible animals such as humpback whales, chinstrap penguins, leopard seals and more while sailing by floating icebergs.
With roundtrip flights from Los Angeles, this cruise comes in at an affordable $4,645. You’ll be able to enjoy a private islet while snorkeling, kayaking or cruising on a glass-bottom boat through Bora Bora.
This cruise starts at $3,245 and includes a roundtrip, in-country flight between Istanbul and the coast of Turkey. You’ll start off exploring souks in Istanbul then you’ll head to the coast to take in the beautiful waters and ancient tombs.
Head aboard the Viking Rurik ship and sail to explore Russia’s exquisite architecture and history. Starting at $4,126, you’ll be able to explore Moscow and St. Petersburg and return flights from London and 14 other regional airports are included.
Kelsey-Marie is an NYC girl who currently lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. You can keep up with her on Instagram at @kelseydashmarie