Oceania Cruises unveiled more than 80 land tours, the line's most extensive offering to date, in Australia, Asia, Africa, Egypt and the Holy Land, Europe, South America, Alaska and Canada. Included are pre-, post- and mid-cruise options.
A new Seabourn pre-cruise land program to western Canada during the 2019 Alaska season combines Banff National Park and the scenic Rocky Mountaineer rail journey. Travelers will experience the grandeur of the Canadian Rockies and breathtaking Banff, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with picturesque Lake Louise.
According to Regent Seven Seas Cruises, the peak booking time for 2019 Alaska sailings is now. The majority of Regent’s 2018 Alaska voyages were booked in October, November and December 2017.
In 2019, Holland America Line will offer 133 cruises aboard eight ships and 15 different Land+Sea Journey configurations. The line just introduced 'We Are Alaska' branding to emphasize its leadership, expertise and history in Alaska for more than seven decades—longer than Alaska has been a state.
Azamara Club Cruises launched its 'City Stays' program in collaboration with Cox & Kings, a leading luxury tour operator.
Windstar Cruises' new 'Easy Stays' program was designed in partnership with select hotels and destination management companies across the world to create a seamless cruise-hotel-transfer package.
American Cruise Lines is offering both complimentary and extra-charge pre-cruise packages with many of its most popular itineraries in 2018. All include a premium hotel stay, welcome reception and transport to the ship.
Silversea Cruises introduced an exclusive series of pre- and post-cruise land programs ranging from private helicopter service in Mongolia to vintage rail in India and Gulfstream jets in and out of Antarctica.
Seabourn is introducing pre-cruise excursions to the South Pole with select 'Antarctica & Patagonia' itineraries during the 2016/17 season. Travelers bound for the White Continent aboard Seabourn Quest can extend their adventure with two new packages that also feature UNESCO World Heritage Sites.