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Cruises Out Of New York

Introduction To Cruises Out Of New York

Passengers can find a large number of companies that offer cruises departing from New York. As a city, New York is fascinating and there are plenty of things to do there, making it a perfect place to spend a couple of days after or before a cruise. Today, New York City is increasing in popularity as a cruise departure point – and there are plenty of available destinations. So, before you start your cruise, make sure to take the time to visit New York. However, let’s focus on the cruises. You’ll find a selection of companies that offer cruises with New York as a starting point below.

Holland America

A word renowned cruise company, Holland America offers cruises worldwide. There are a number of cruises departing from New York, and the destinations include Europe, Bermuda, Canada and South America. A very popular cruise is the 7-day cruise to Bermuda. Departing from New York the passengers will spend two days at Saint George and then three days at Hamilton before returning to New York. The price ranges between $699 per person to $2849 (for the deluxe verandah suites). Air fares are not included in the price, but Holland America can help passengers in booking them to ensure that they arrive safely and in time.

Norwegian Cruise Line

Four different cruises from New York to Canada, New England, the Bahamas, Bermuda and the Caribbean are offered by Norwegian Cruise line. The nine day trip to the Eastern Caribbean is the most popular cruise, with a five star ship as the means of transportation for passengers. The stops, after the New York departure are St Thomas, San Juan, St Maarten and Tortola. The prices range between $649 per person for an interior room and $1199 per person for a deluxe suite. Food and drinks are included in the price. Transportation to the cruise is not included in the price, so passengers will need to book their plane ticket by themselves.

Princess Cruises

Over thirty different cruises are offered by Princess Cruises, with destinations including The Caribbean, Canada, New England and Europe. The most popular choice is the nine days cruise to Canada and New England onboard the Caribbean Princess, the company’s five star ship that has numerous entertainment and dining options for all, including pools, theaters, a casino and spas. From departure in New York, stops include Sydney, Charlottetown, Halifax, Bar Harbor, Boston and Newport before the passengers are back to New York on the tenth day. The prices range from $1199 per person to $2299 per person. Needless to say, those that pay $2299 for this cruise get a suite and extra access. There are also numerous shore excursions that Princess Cruises offer for their passengers. Notable excursions include an Anne of Green Gables tour in Charlottetown, a Peggy’s cove lighthouse tour with lobster lunch in Halifax and a guided cliff walk in Newport.