Budget cruise lines are those which do the basics really well and offer outstanding value-for-money. These cruise lines have a 3 star rating.
Carnival Cruises (superior 3 star): Caribbean, Alaska, Mediterranean
MSC Cruises (superior 3 star) : South Africa, Mediterranean, Black Sea, Baltic and Russia, Caribbean, South America, Abu Dhabi.
Contiki Tours Cruising 49 years on, the Contiki spirit is stronger than ever. They travel to over 40 countries on 5 continents, have more fun, meet more people........and they are trusted by travellers all over the world.
18-35 is All They Do: No one older. No one younger. Travel with Contiki & you’ll meet people your age, make friends from all over the world & share some incredible times together.
The Crew: Your Contiki crew doesn’t just organise your trip, they’re part of it. They’re young, friendly & have done their homework on where you’re going to help you find what you’re after; meaning you’ll enjoy the places you visit even more.
The Tours: All Contiki tours/ cruises are flexible and give you free time every day. So you’ll have plenty of time to do your own thing. Contiki crew will also give you plenty of great ideas (and prices) with our Explore More optional activities.
Must see sights. All included: Every tour has Included Highlights included in the price of your tour. Wherever you are, Contiki will line up trips to famous monuments, guided walking tours, organised nights out & more. At no extra cost.
Fresh food. Every day: All Contiki tours include breakfast every day & many dinners. But they don't cover every meal, especially lunches, so you can explore in your free time, meet the locals & try things out on your own.
Travelling Solo: For a small supplement, you can book your own room. Or we can pair you up with another traveller (same sex), for no extra cash.