Tuesday, October 16, 2012

National Cruise Vacation Week is around the corner!

October 21 – 27, 2012, is National Cruise Vacation Week, so if you are looking to save big on your next cruise, that is the week to book it!

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) member lines and travel agencies will be offering fantastic deals on cruises that sail to practically every destination. Promotions include up to $13,000 in bonus savings on a luxury cruise, $1,500 per couple savings on river cruises in Europe, up to $500 in on board credits, upgrades and more. Promotions vary by cruise line and cruise booked.

Participating CLIA member cruise lines include: AmaWaterways, American Cruise Lines, Avalon Waterways, Azamara Club Cruises, Carnival Cruise Lines, Celebrity Cruises, Costa Cruises, Crystal Cruises, Cunard Line, Disney Cruise Line, Holland America Line , Hurtigruten, Louis Cruises, MSC Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, Paul Gauguin Cruises, Princess Cruises , Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Royal Caribbean International, SeaDream Yacht Club, Silversea Cruises, Seabourn Cruise Line, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection and Windstar Cruises.

Here are some samples of promotions offered:

AMA Waterways: $1000 savings per stateroom & comp Upg + up to $250 OBCper stateroom

Avalon Waterways: Save $1500 per couple on select 2013 Europe River Cruises

Azamara Club Cruises: Up to $500 OBC per stateroom Europe 2013 sailings

Carnival Cruises: Cashback promo: Fun Select rates + up to $200 cash back+ reduced deposit

Celebrity Cruises: Up to $200 OBC

Cunard: Complimentary Balcony upgrades, up to $300 OBC & reduced deposit

Disney Cruise Lines: $75 OBC for Oceanview and verandah staterooms (no suites, concierge and guarantees)

Holland America: Free $350 onboard savings booklet

MSC Cruises: Up to $200 OBC

Norwegian Cruise Lines: Up to $250 OBC on summer sailings, ecoupon booklet on all 2013, reduced deposit

Paul Gauguin: Up to $200 OBC

Princess Cruises: Special Fares, Free Balcony Upgrades and reduced deposit

Regent Cruises: $300 OBC for categories below concierge level or $400 OBC per suite Concierge level + above

Royal Caribbean: Up to $100 OBC per stateroom

Silversea Cruises: Capacity Controlled Up to $200 savings per suite

Uniworld: Up to $200 savings per stateroom

Participating agencies also have an option to have a personalized “micro-site” which will show some deals and some select videos.  You can visit my micro-site here.  Interested in getting rates for your next cruise vacation?  Give me a call at 888-882-5793 or send me an email with your interests and I will get it right to you.  If you already have a travel agent, contact them to take advantage of these great offers.