Best 2017 Christmas cruises for families
For families wanting total relaxation and freedom from cooking for the Christmas season, a cruise is an ideal way to unwind together. Although they can seem pricey at first glance, most cruises include all of your food and entertainment, making it a great option for those who like spend up-front and then really relax and say ‘yes’ on holiday. All packages are based on a family of four.
1/9 Venice, Greece & Adriatic gems, £2,716
Flying from London, your holiday will begin by wandering the canals of Venice and enjoying gelato and gondola rides before heading to your slightly bigger boat! Guests aboard the Luminosa will cruise to Bari in Italy, Athens, the Croatian city of Split, the beautiful bay of Montenegro and more European destinations. At each port there are several shore excursions to choose from, so you can tailor your visit according to the ages and interests of your children. Aboard the Luminosa there are four restaurants and 11 bars in which to indulge, including a very popular ‘chocolate and coffee’ lounge. There are also four swimming pools, a kids’ club, a three-level theatre and huge dance floor.
What: Return flights from London, two nights in Venice plus seven nights’ full board on the Costa Luminosa
When: 21-30 December 2017
Where: Fly from London to Venice and return to London post-cruise