We know that selecting a cruise destination can be a tough decision. This is mainly because the cruise is itself a fun-filled adventure trip, so you have to be careful while selecting the destination. The destination must be (if not more) as fun-filled as the cruise, right?
The best thing about a cruise trip is that you can carve your trip according to your personal preferences. It doesn’t matter if you want to experience new cultures, culinary experiences, exciting history, or beautiful beaches; you can select your destination accordingly.
We have several cruise destinations listed for our thrill seeker readers as well. So, no matter if you are looking to relax on a beautiful beach or want to snorkel with the turtles on a Galapagos cruise, you can select whichever destination you prefer.
1. Galapagos Islands – Ecuador
These islands are considered one of the remotest places in the world, located around 600 miles away from the mainland of South America. The Galapagos islands are said to inhabit 9,000 species of different plants and animals, many only live to this area.
These islands offer you the best experiences, while being close to nature. From snorkeling or scuba diving with the sea life, to watching the exotic birds fly over you, the Galapagos Islands have a lot to offer for the nature lovers out there.That’s not it, 80 percent of animals and 30 percent of plant species in Galapagos Islands are endemic. So, you will be able to find these species on only these islands. This makes a cruise to the Galapagos islands a dream come true for the nature lovers out there.
2. Rio De Janeiro – Brazil
Brazil is an extremely vibrant country that provides you with the opportunity to undertake some great adventures. And when it comes to Brazil, one of the best destinations for a cruise trip is Rio De Janeiro.
Sipping cocktails on the beach can be fun, but if you want some real adventure, then in Rio De Janeiro, you have the option to hike up the Sugar Loaf Mountain and watch the “Christ the Redeemer” statue situated at the top of the mountain. How fun is that?
Want something more extreme, then activities like abseiling can prove to be the adventurous activity you might be looking out for. Other than the hike, there are various adventure-filled activities you can participate in while being in Rio De Janeiro.
3. Queenstown – New Zealand
Despite being known as a very peaceful country, New Zealand is also the home to various great adventures. To kick in the adrenaline rush, you have the option to experience bungee jumping and also many other whitewater activities.
Specifically, in Queenstown, zip lining is one of the activities that you will love the most. Who doesn’t like flying through the luscious treetops? With this, you can also experience canyon swinging which lets you swing through the breathtaking views.
Well, now we know that New Zealand is not only for the ones who want a relaxing trip, but it has got much for the adventure lovers as well. Queenstown and the activities available there makes it the perfect adventurous destination for your next cruise trip.
4. Alaska – USA
Selecting Alaska as your next cruise destination can prove to be the best decision if you want an adventure-filled trip in nature. Just viewing the wildlife and landscapes up close can sum up to be the nature-filled adventure trip you have been waiting for. And the best part is that you will also be able to see a glacier up close!
In Alaska, you have got various places to hike, but if you are not into hiking, then the canoe adventures on the water can prove to be an adventurous activity for you!
5. Hawaii – USA
If we talk about one of the most dynamic cruise destinations, then only one name comes to mind “Hawaii.” Hawaii has many mesmerizing islands, with each having its personality. For hiking lovers, there are various opportunities available to climb up the fascinating volcanic mountains.
Here you will be able to have adventurous experiences below and above the sea as well. In Maui, you have the option to parasail with the sea breeze blowing through your hair. With this, you also have the option to shark dive in Oahu. If that isn’t adventurous, then what is?
Book, Pack Your Bags, and Get Going!
Just as promised, we have listed our top picks for your next adventurous cruise destinations. You have the option to select the best adventurous trip for you according to your preferences.
But what we know is that various destinations are waiting for you to select them as your next big adventurous cruise trip. For more travel guides, check out the rest of our blog.
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