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What Travel Agencies Are Offering

Here are some of the best deals a handful of major travel agencies are advertising this week. Cruises are capacity-controlled and offers may be withdrawn at any time. Similar deals may be available from competing online and brick-and-mortar agencies. All rates are per person and include port charges. Rates for the ultra-lux lines may also include gratuities and some or all beverages.

Cruise Brothers (tel. 800/827/7779; www.cruisebrothers.com)

  • Regent Seven Seas Voyager: 8-night ultra-lux Europe, Rome to Funchal. From $2,997, Nov 4 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Navigator: 7-night ultra-lux western Caribbean, round-trip from Fort Lauderdale. From $2,248, Nov 13 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Mariner: 7-night ultra-lux Alaska, Vancouver to Whittier. From $2,499, Sept 13 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Paul Gauguin: 11-night ultra-lux South Pacific, round-trip from Papeete. From $2,895, Dec 2 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Voyager: 4-night ultra-lux Bahamas, round-trip from Fort Lauderdale. From $1,599, Nov 30 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Mariner: 18-night ultra-lux Australia/New Zealand, Auckland to Los Angeles. From $5,199, Nov 30 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas: 7-night southern Caribbean, round-trip from San Juan. From $798, Nov 5 sailing.
  • Orient Lines Marco Polo: 13-night Scandinavia, Reykjavik to Stockholm. From $2,699, Aug 1 sailing.
  • Orient Lines Marco Polo: 11-night Mediterranean, Venice to Athens. From $1,499, Oct 25 sailing.
  • Orient Lines Marco Polo: 18-night Trans Atlantic, Cape Town to Rio de Janeiro. From $2,399, Nov 27 sailing.

CruisesOnly (tel. 800/278-4737; www.cruisesonly.com)

  • Royal Caribbean Majesty of the Seas: 3-night Bahamas, round-trip from Miami. From $209, Aug 25 sailing.

  • Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas: 7-night southern Caribbean, round-trip from San Juan. From $659, Sep 3 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas: 9-night eastern Caribbean, round-trip from Cape Liberty. From $699, Sep 8, 22 sailings.
  • NCL Pride of America: 7-night Hawaii, round-trip from Honolulu. From $699, Aug 26 sailing.
  • Celebrity Century: 11-night western Mediterranean, round-trip from Barcelona. From $999,Oct 16 sailing.

Cruise Value Center (tel. 800/231-7447; www.cruisevalue.com)

  • Carnival Legend: 8-night Caribbean, round-trip from NYC. From $799, July 7, 15, Aug 8 sailings.
  • Carnival Glory: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Port Canaveral. From $449, Sept. 24 sailing.
  • Celebrity Zenith: 7-night Bermuda, round-trip from Cape Liberty. From $599, Sept 16 sailing.
  • Celebrity Summit: 7-night Alaska, departing from Seward. From $799, July 8 sailing.
  • Holland America Amsterdam: 10-night Europe, round-trip from Copenhagen. From $1,049, Aug 1 sailing.
  • Holland America Maasdam: 7-night Canada/New England, round-trip from Boston. From $1,192, Aug 12 sailing.
  • Princess Caribbean Princess: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Fort Lauderdale. From $644, Aug 12 sailing.
  • Princess Crown Princess: 9-night Caribbean, round-trip from NYC. From $737, July 29 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas: 7-night Alaska, Seward to Vancouver. From $999, July 1 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Sovereign of the Seas: 4-night Bahamas, round-trip from Port Canaveral. From $239, Aug 21 sailing.

Just Cruisin' Plus (tel. 800/888-0922; www.justcruisinplus.com)

  • Holland America Amsterdam: 10-night Baltic, round-trip from Copenhagen.  From $1,049, July 2 sailing.
  • Holland America Amsterdam: 10-night Baltic, round-trip from Copenhagen.  From $1,199, Aug. 11 sailing.
  • NCL Norwegian Sun: 7-night Alaska, round-trip from Seattle.  From $699, Sep. 2 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas: 7-night Alaska, Seward to Vancouver.  From $769, Sep. 9 sailing.
  • Celebrity Zenith: 7-night Bermuda, round-trip from Cape Liberty, NJ.  From $599, Sep. 16 sailing.
  • Holland America Zaandam: 7-night Alaska, round-trip from Seattle.  From $529, Sep. 22 sailing.
  • Carnival Glory: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Port Canaveral.  From $449, Sep. 23 sailing.
  • Princess Caribbean Princess: 7-night eastern Caribbean, round-trip from Fort Lauderdale.  From $599, Oct. 14 sailing.
  • NCL Norwegian Spirit: 10-night southern Caribbean, round-trip from New York.  From $699, Oct. 19 sailing.
  • Holland America Volendam: 10-night southern Caribbean, round-trip from Fort Lauderdale.  From $599, Nov. 13 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Rhapsody of the Seas: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Galveston.  From $459, Nov. 26 sailing.

Vacation Outlet (tel. 800/690-2210; www.vacationoutlet.com)

  • Carnival Fascination: 4-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Miami. From $229, Aug 28 sailing.
  • NCL Norwegian Majesty: 7-night Bermuda, round-trip from Boston. From $499, Aug 6 sailing.
  • Carnival Glory: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Port Canaveral. From $619, Aug 26 sailing.
  • Carnival Legend: 8-night eastern Caribbean, round-trip from New York. From $799, July 15 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Voyager of the Seas: 7-night Riviera & Italy, round-trip from Barcelona. From $799, Nov 4 sailing.

Vacation Shoppe (tel. 866/7-CRUISE; www.vacationshoppe.com)

  • Regent Seven Seas Navigator: 7-night ultra-lux western Caribbean, round-trip from Ft. Lauderdale. From $2,248, Nov 13 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Navigator: 11-night ultra-lux eastern Caribbean, round-trip from Ft. Lauderdale. Special food and wine theme. From $3,498, Nov 20 sailing.
  • Regent Seven Seas Voyager: 4-night ultra-lux Key West and Nassau, round-trip from Ft. Lauderdale. From $1,598, Nov 30 sailing.
  • Celebrity Summit: 7-night northbound Alaska, Vancouver to Seward. From $799, July 29 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Mariner of the Seas: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Pt. Canaveral. From $699, July 16 sailing.
  • Royal Caribbean Empress of the Seas: 7-night Bermuda, round-trip from Philadelphia. From $649, July 8 sailing.
  • Holland America Volendam of the Seas: 7-night Alaska, round-trip from Vancouver. From $699, Sept 20 sailing.
  • Holland America Amsterdam: 10-night Baltic, round-trip from Copenhagen. From $1,099, July 22 sailing.
  • Carnival Glory: 7-night western Caribbean, round-trip from Pt. Canaveral. From $599, Oct 14 sailing.
  • Carnival Valor: 7-night eastern Caribbean, round-trip from Miami. From $599, Oct 1 sailing.

Check Out These Seabourn Again Deals

Seabourn (tel. 800/929-9391; www.seabourn.com) is offering 50 percent off brochure rates on 7-night Caribbean cruises aboard the posh all-suite Seabourn Pride in November and December, and a pair of 10-night Mexican Riviera aboard sister Seabourn Legend in January. Fares start as low as $2,298 per person for the Caribbean sailings and $3,498 for the Mexico cruises. Fares include open bar, gratuities and one special complimentary shore excursion. Certain restrictions apply.

  • Nov 11, Ft. Lauderdale to Babardos, calling on St. John, Virgin Gorda and St. Barts
  • Nov 18, Round-trip from Barbados, visiting Tobago; Margarita Island, Venezuela; Grenada; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Mayreau
  • Nov 25, Round-trip from Barbados, visiting St. Barts, St. Martin, Nevis, Martinique and Bequia
  • Dec 2, Round-trip from Barbados, visiting Tobago; Margarita Island, Venezuela; Grenada; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Mayreau
  • Dec 9, Round-trip from Barbados, visiting St. Barts, St. Martin, Nevis, Martinique and Bequia
  • Dec 16, Barbados to Ft. Lauderdale, visiting St. Barts, Virgin Gorda and St. Thomas
  • Jan 16 & 26, between Caldera, Costa Rica and Los Angeles, calling on Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala; Acapulco, Mexico; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Freewheeling Fun on the Cheap

Families get a break this summer aboard Windjammer Barefoot Cruises wacky, totally fun tall ships (tel. 800/327-2600; www.windjammer.com). Throughout June and July aboard the Polynesia, buy one adult fare and get half off the second adult fare; and buy one kids/teen fare and get the second kids/teen fare free. The Poly sails round-trip out of Antigua and visits Guadeloupe, Dominica, les Saintes and Falmouth Harbor.

Aboard the Yankee Clipper, pay as little as $699 per person for a 7-night cruise round-trip out of St. Lucia on July 2, calling on Carriacou, Bequia, St. Vincent, Mayreau, Union Island and Tobago Cays.

On the Mandalay, fork over as little as $799 per person for cruises throughout July that sail round-trip out of Tortola, calling on Cooper Island, Jost Van Dyke, Norman Island, Peter Island, Salt Island and Virgin Gorda.

Valid for new individual bookings only in standard cabins and cannot be combined with any other promotion. Other restrictions may apply.

Book Carnival TODAY for Big Deals

Book a Carnival (tel. 888-CARNIVAL; www.carnival.com) cruise on Thursday, June 22, and pay discounted rates AND reap a free best available cabin upgrade for virtually all sailings between now and Feb 11. The special one-day sail offers summer cruises to the Caribbean for as low as $349 for 3- and 4-night sailings; fall cruises for as low as $259 for 3-night cruises, and 7-night winter sailings starting at $609 per person -- all also include free upgrades.

Certain restrictions apply. Best available cabin upgrades offered within like cabin categories (Interior to Interior, Oceanview to Oceanview and Balcony to Balcony). Mention fare code CP1S when booking.

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