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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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96% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Bordeaux -> Cadillac -> Libourne -> Bordeaux -> Bordeaux
95% Loved It
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Amsterdam -> Cologne -> Koblenz -> Speyer -> Strasbourg -> Breisach -> Basel
90% Loved It
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Zurich -> Strasbourg -> Heidelberg -> Mainz -> Rhine Gorge -> Cologne -> Amsterdam -> Amsterdam
07/16
With misgivings, we booked a 1 night taster on this venerable ship, for nostalgic reasons! Decades ago, when she was under Gerry Herrods ownership, we enjoyed some adventurous cruises on her,; to Antarctica, up the amazon , etc, and loved her. ... Read more
First cruise for both of us. Booked a balcony cabin on Deck 10. We were a little concerned because we had read some pretty awful reviews about this ship, but we were determined to give it a fair go. Had to queue in Sydney to get through Customs ... Read more
In general a funny cruise with good entertainment.Cabin spacious and service in general good. Food abundant of fair quality. Better food quality in the evening. Kind serving staff. Some business processes should be improved substantialy: ... Read more
We cruised on the American Queen last October on the Tennessee/Columbia Rivers and enjoyed it very much. The positives of this cruise was the size of the room and its furnishing (other than the twin beds!), the service, the shore excusions and ... Read more
The ultimate in luxury UltimateHedonist
07/16
Absolutely outstanding in every respect. This was our first experience on a hotel barge, and we could not have been more pleased. Deluxe 2 cabin hotel barge run by Belmond. Cabins are spacious with luxury amenities, great beds, large closets, ... Read more
Cruise was supposed to end in Istanbul but at last minute changed to Athens (due to terrorist attack), while this change caused some effort in rescheduling, it did not take away from the overall experience. Booked a Celebrity City stay for the days ... Read more
Wife and I departed on 9 night cruise (our longest yet) from Baltimore, MD. The transfer from the Airport to the Cruise Terminal was easy and cost us just $35 total including tip to the driver. We did not prearrange this at all, just grabbed a ... Read more
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