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Family Cruises

Family cruising means something different to everyone. It could mean enjoying theatrical events together. It could mean the teen dance club for the kids, and the late-night disco for you and your spouse. It could mean a multi-generational family adventure in Europe. Whatever it means, The Cruise Web can help you plan and book your dream family cruise vacation. Continue below and read about some of the family cruising options available now.

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Girl playing in pool, courtesy of Royal Caribbean

Barbie Premium Experience (Royal Caribbean International):

Calling Barbie Girls all over the world: check out Royal Caribbean's Barbie Dream Cruise. Fashion and runway moments, time spent with Barbie and friends, and lots of wonderful memories come standard for girls ages 4-11 who sail on a Barbie Dream Cruise. For a limited time only, this unique package will be available on most of Royal Caribbean International's ships. For more information, submit a request for further details or call The Cruise Web to speak with one of our expert cruise consultants at 1-800-377-9383.


Royal Caribbean DreamWorks Experience

DreamWorks Experience (Royal Caribbean International):

Your kids can set sail with their favorite DreamWorks characters with Royal Caribbean International's DreamWorks Experience. Activities include: poolside screenings, trivia games, scavenger hunts, a kid's parade and more! Learn more about Royal Caribbean here. For more information about the DreamWorks Experience, submit a request for further details or call The Cruise Web at 1-800-377-9383. One of our expert cruise consultants will be ready to help you plan your next family cruise!


Celebrity Cruises kids cooking class

Nerdel Program (Celebrity Cruises):

Celebrity Cruises cares about your children's nutrition and healthy physical activity, and they can prove it. Celebrity's partnership with The Nerdel Company has resulted in a program to help your kids learn about healthy nutrition and physical activity, in a fun and interactive environment with their peers.

Nerdel is a goofy character from the planet Zendel, who performs, reads, and plays music and games to instill knowledge in your children about taking ownership of their body and their eating habits. It is split into two groups: Shipmates (ages 3-5) and Cadets (ages 6-8). Read more about the Celebrity experience here. Or, ask a cruise expert about sailings that offer the Nerdel Program by calling 1-800-377-9383.


Disneyworld Magic Kingdom

Orlando Family Vacations (Royal Caribbean International, Carnival Cruises):

Kids and teens of all ages love to spend time in Orlando, Florida, whether it's at a Universal Orlando Resort, Universal Studios, or one of the many other parks or attractions in Orlando. Royal Caribbean International and Carnival Cruise Lines offer special vacation packages that include a specialized Orlando vacation before or after a cruise.

Your children and teens will love the early admission options for parks such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, as well as arranged tickets for places like Universal Studios, Magic Kingdom, or Animal Kingdom. Or, interact with the wildlife of Port Everglades during a kayaking trip, one of many fun, family-friendly options you can choose outside of the parks.

Contact us for more information and sailing dates for family Orlando and cruise vacation packages. For immediate assistance, get in touch with one of our cruise consultants and call 1-800-377-9383.


Girls snorkeling

Ambassadors of the Environment Youth Program (Paul Gauguin Cruises):

Explorer and environmentalist Jean-Michel Cousteau and his Ocean Futures Society have created a special program only offered onboard Paul Gauguin Cruises which educates and immerses young travelers on the wonders of French Polynesia. Offered to cruisers aged 9-17, this program includes interactive activities that include, but are not limited to: coral reef exploration, rainforest trail hikes, education on ancient Polynesian temples, and learning about the cultivation of black pearls. Parents are even allowed in on the fun sometimes! Click here to learn more about Paul Gauguin Cruises. To learn about applicable sailings, speak with one of our expert cruise consultants by calling 1-800-377-9383.


Multi-Generational Family Cruising


Eiffel Tower, Paris

Multi-Generational Family-Friendly Cruises (Uniworld River Cruises):

Uniworld River Cruises knows that families love to river cruise, but need assistance for certain activities and logistics when it comes to planning a vacation. That's why their Multi-Generational Family Friendly Programs have been such a success: cruises developed around summer vacations, shore excursions tailored specifically for the family, special family pricing, meals and entertainment onboard, as well as transfers included on arrival and departure days, among more. These features ensure that your family cruise with members of all ages will be smooth, packed with excitement, and satisfying. Click here to learn more about cruising with Uniworld.



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