There are no two ways about the fact that planning a vacation can be too time consuming and troublesome, thanks to the prevalence of umpteenth options and the never ending list of things that one needs to plan.

And that is the best thing about a cruise, minimal planning and the easy booking process make sure you plan a memorable trip in the simplest way possible. To top it all, both cruise line helpline numbers and the travel agents can help you pick the cruise that suits your preferences.

But for all those who are going on a cruise for the first time, you should know all the things you must get right while booking your cruising vacation.

1) Start it off right

Since there are a lot of cruise lines and destinations to choose from, it is important that you start your hunt for the right cruise correctly to avoid getting lost in the process. To begin with, decide on the destination you wish to cruise to or the month you want to cruise in. Select your preferred destination or preferred month of travel or both in the drop down menu and hit “Find My Cruise”.

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Just in case you are still in the process of deciding your destination you can click on the Destination Tab in the Navigation and explore different destinations and choose one.

How To Pick A Destination

Should you need any help in booking your pre and post cruise hotel stay, flights to and from the ports of call or foreign exchange related assistance, you can click Plan a Cruise in the top navigation and make the most of the Locate A Travel Agent Feature. Know more at

Locate A Travel Agent

2) Pick your itinerary

Once you have hit the “Find My Cruise” option (depending on the choices you selected from the drop down), you’ll be shown a list of innumerable itineraries. Simplify your search by choosing one option from the drop down menu on the right. This lets you grasp a sight of the itineraries suitable for you and you can click on the itineraries and get more details related to the ports of call, dates, shore excursions, ship and other requisite details. Choose your port of call, be satisfied with the shore excursion and click “Book Now” to find the right room for yourself and make the payment.

Choose Your Itinerary

3) Pick the room of your choice

Once you go on to Room Allocation Page, you shall have to select the number of adults and children travelling and the room you would like to choose. There are four types of rooms you could choose from- Interior, Oceanview, Balcony and Suite. Certain rooms can also accommodate upto four people and just in case you are travelling with your family, it would be a nice idea to choose this. You anyway won’t be spending too much time in room, since the on-board activties on the cruise shall make sure you’re a part of all the hustle and bustle. So, click on the (+Details) right below the room types to read more about the rooms you can choose from.


Choose your room

Once you have decided on the room, click on Submit.

You shall be show the different options of the rooms basis the room sub-types within the broad categories ( interior/balcony/oceanview/suite) , deck number,& the location of the ship ( forward/mid/aft). You can pick your exact room number from the list and check the break-up of the final cost before proceeding to fill in the Guest details.

You shall be shown the final cost and then you can click on Proceed to advance towards the final stage of the booking.

Enter important details such as the name, date of birth, country, phone number and Email ID of all the guests travelling, view the cruise summary and go ahead to make the payment.

That is about it, once you have made the payment, you can get all set to pack and get all excited for your big bang vacation! Now that you know that an amazing cruise is just a couple of clicks away, what are you waiting for? Log onto and get yourself a stellar cruise now.