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The best cruises for senior citizens span the gamut from bucket-list destinations and adults-only cruise ships to cruise lines that cater to multigenerational families and travelers with medical conditions or disabilities. Whether you're looking for onboard learning, relaxing sea days, themed sailing or fine dining, we can help you find the perfect senior cruise.

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05/15
I recently took my mother on a Viking river cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. This cruise was the 70th Birthday gift to my mother and was supposed to be very special. I did a lot of research before purchasing from Viking to ensure that the ... Read more
First Time on NCL Breakaway Papa_Bob_New_Jersey
05/15
My wife & I sailed on the NCL Breakaway roundtrip from New York City to Bermuda for 7 days starting on 5/3/15. This was our first time on the Breakaway. We thought we did a fair amount of research about the ship prior to booking the cruise, ... Read more
Transatlantic Cruise jaspathedog
04/15
We had a great cruise wonderful ship we were please the captain John foster took the alternative route to the Azores instead of Halifax were the storm was. We thought that the entertainment could have been better more production show would have been ... Read more
I have just returned from my first ever solo cruise. was worried about being on my own but need never have worried. signed up to a cc roll call and at the meet and greet met some great new friends who were really greatand always took the time to ... Read more
This was our third trip to Bermuda and we loved every minute of it. We had a room with a veranda on the starboard side and were treated to a great view of the island and the beautiful welcoming wharf. The people of Bermuda are as friendly and ... Read more
Be Careful Chrissophie8
04/15
When selecting a cruise you have to be very careful of both timing (school holidays) and number of guests onboard. We recently went on the Voyager of the Seas and had an awful time. It was school holidays so had 650 children onboard who I may say ... Read more
Senior Class Trip Radio Bobby
04/15
I'm referring to the age of most guests onboard - the average is 60+. My wife, Marie, and I celebrated our 50th birthdays with this trip, and we were pretty much the youngsters on board (not including the staff). Not that this was a huge ... Read more
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