Whether you dream of traveling to distant shores in the sumptuous grandeur of great ocean liner, or of drifting among tropical islands in the comfortable privacy of a sailing yacht, you will find your ideal holiday with one of these 5 top luxurious spectacular cruises.
1. Untouched wilderness in the Kimberley
Hidden in the remote Kimberley region, in the far northwest of Australia, is an intriguing world of extraordinary natural beauty. Kimberley luxury cruises are the ideal way to explore this rugged landscape with its colorful gorges, brilliant white beaches, deep green pools and sparkling waterfalls. Aboriginal rock art reveals the ancient spirit of the land, a mystical presence which can be felt throughout the region.
2. Exotic mysteries in Myanmar (Burma)
Myanmar (formerly Burma) is a vast Asian country blessed with stunning scenery, an ancient cultural heritage and a warmly welcoming people. You can journey the length of this enchanting land on the mighty Ayeyarwady River, and discover the treasures of over two millennia of civilization including exquisite Buddhist art and magnificent temple architecture. These great monuments rest in an awe-inspiring landscape that encompasses towering Himalayan peaks, verdant plantations, barren deserts and tropical beaches.
3. Opulent indulgence on the Riviera
Like precious jewels strung along a sparkling necklace, the very finest coastal destinations of Spain, France and Italy are laid out for your pleasure when you embark on a Riviera luxury cruise. One after another, the renowned European cities and towns unfold: from the ritzy haunts of the glamorously famous in St. Tropez and Monte Carlo, to the small Italian fishing village of Portofino and dramatic cliffs of the Amalfi coast.
4. Blissful relaxation in the Caribbean
Your usual daily routine will become a distant memory on your Caribbean luxury cruise, as you lose yourself in this tropical paradise of warm sun, white sand and crystal waters. You may choose to explore the marine wonderland teeming with colorful life, or go ashore to discover lush rainforests, peaceful temples and the slower pace of village living.
5. Winter wonderland in Alaska
Immerse yourself in the breathtaking vastness of the North American wilderness with an Alaska luxury cruise. You will see majestic snow-capped peaks, white dusted forests and, of course, immense yet ever-changing glaciers. In the World Heritage listed Glacier Bay National Park, the extraordinary landscape is not the only attraction. Its abundant wildlife includes Humpback Whales, Orcas, Sea Otters, Northern Fur Seals and a plethora of bird species. This is a luxury wilderness holiday like no other, an icy voyage of discovery and wonder.