A cruise aboard a Royal Caribbean liner is an experience in itself: from exquisite dining, to great entertainment and recreation, there are plenty of things to do to keep you busy. Experience a high level of comfort, extraordinary service and have an amazing time!
On board a Royal Caribbean ship you will find a wide variety of staterooms to choose from when comes to accommodation. Whether you are looking for a luxurious suite, a fabulous view from your balcony, or just a very comfortable place to sleep in after a busy day on board, there is something for everyone and every budget. There is nothing better than retiring to your room after a day of exploring the world to its maximum. All the staterooms of Royal Caribbean are designed to give you all the comfort and luxury that best suits your needs. Staterooms vary by ship, but every room offers a television, telephone, private bath, shower, vanity and even a hair-dryer.
Royal Caribbean offers four main categories of staterooms. By choosing a category, you can then choose a specific room-type, based on your needs.
Royal Caribbean ships have a whole lot of activities to choose from. Royal Caribbean a leader in the worldwide cruise market has a number of firsts to its credit. Get your dose of thrill by riding the waves on the first ever onboard surf stimulator. For the outdoor enthusiast the nine- deck high Zip Line provides a huge adrenaline rush or if you feel like going rock climbing in the middle of the ocean, hit the rock climbing wall. For the not so adventurous guest, a Carousel ride on the Boardwalk is guaranteed to delight adults and kids alike. That and lots more await you aboard a Royal Caribbean ship.
Guests on board can do everything from going rock climbing, practising your putting on a mini golf course, attending a wine tasting or participating in an aerobics or dance class. You can choose among cabarets, band performances and comedian shows at times with video monitors to augment the effect of live performances. Unwind with a bit of yoga, go for a swim, splurge at the ship's shops, attend an art auction, try your luck at a casino or dance the night away at a jazzy night club - and all of that while you're on board!
Royal Caribbean lays great stress on your dining experience while on board. Gorge on sumptuous meals dished up by a bevy of international chefs - try fine dining at a specialty restaurant on board, eat a three course meal in the main dining area or simply head to one of the cafes which dish up delicious snacks to satisfy your palate. Windjammer Cafe offers spectacular buffets and incredible views and at Johnny Rockets one can enjoy its retro decor, classic all-American menu and friendly service with some burgers, fries and milkshakes.
Never go thirsty on a Royal Caribbean ship. Get the best bevarge package - from coke to beers to wines. Buy before or on board. Some of the packages:
All Royal Caribbean ships have a variety of bars and lounges on board and these are popular meeting places for guests to enjoy a drink and make new friends. Start the evening at the signature Schooner Bar sipping a refreshing mojito, then move on to the Boleros lounge and tap your feet to the beat of some wonderful Latino music. After dinner do pay a visit to the Viking Crown Lounge for a night cap or if you just want to relax and people watch the bar and lounge at the Centrum area is a good spot too! Hours of operation may vary according to the ship and itinerary, so be sure to check your Cruise Compass and Daily Planner on board.
Royal Caribbean takes you into a world of pure relaxation. The fully skilled spa consultants will provide you the best possible program to suit your individual needs. With rejuvenating massages and exotic treatments, oxygenating facials and soothing seaweed wraps, you can relax and drift away in the treatments that are best beneficial to you. The SPA facilities offer steam rooms, saunas, and extensive selection of beauty treatments.
If you are looking for a spa beauty treatment, there is aromatherapy, healing salts and natural mineral treatments that you can choose from. From dry heat, steam or mist, with aromatherapy filled vapours, you'd most likely believe you're in a Turkish bath.
The world-class fitness centres are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art workout equipments including cardiovascular machines, weight machines, treadmills and free weights. From pilates to spinning, kickboxing to yoga, Royal Caribbean offers all level of fitness under the guidance of certified instructors. A personal trainer is also available if you want a tailored fitness plan. When at Royal Caribbean, guests can also try Salsa Mania, a Latin dance-inspired exercise class designed to get you grooving or Trekking, a group of treadmill based class for a vitalizing workout session. For those special evenings and dinners, head towards the beauty salon where the trained hair dressers will perform magic on your hair.
Royal Caribbean offers the best shopping experience onboard. Guests can choose from a wide selection of international brands such as Chanel, Omega, Lancome, Swarovski and many more. All your favourite brands are available at the Duty and Tax free shops that offer fabulous discounts. Apart from the heavy discounts on the merchandise, Royal Caribbean also offers one year guarantee on all fine jewellery and designer watch brands. Royal Caribbean also claims to refund your money if the guests feel that they have been cheated and provide a written proof of the same.
Everything from liquor and tobacco, to beauty products, clothing, lingerie, accessories, shoes, gadgets, souvenirs, fragrances, designer watches and jewellery are available onboard that will make you swoon.
Make-up artists, seminars, art collection & auction and airbrushed tattoos are other things that are available onboard. Check your Cruise Compass and Daily Planner for activities like enrichment seminars, trunk shows, special events, make-up artists, jewellery and watch seminars, and the Port and Shopping Talk.
Shore and land excursions help you discover new places, new foods, and new experiences. Travel to some of the most exciting places in the world and do things you never dreamed you would. Your vacation without any excursions is definitely incomplete so you can be sure it'll be one of the best thing ever happened to you.
It is best to book your shore excursions as early as possible since some of the excursions can only accommodate a limited number of participants. Tours are sold on a first come first served basis, hence it is advisable to book them well in advance to avoid any disappointment. Royal Caribbean International does not refund the unused shore excursions nor is it responsible for any injuries and losses sustained whilst guests are ashore. Also, during local and national holidays, certain facilities such as museums, sightseeing tours and shopping may be restricted or limited.
When you book a cruise tour holiday with Royal Caribbean International, you get the best of two worlds. Royal Caribbean takes over the planning of your once-in-a-life time holiday in breathtaking Alaska combing a luxurious cruise with a pre or post cruise tour across the wilderness of this ruggedly beautiful land. Ride on board the Wilderness Express with glass-domed carriages through unspoiled, sweeping swathes of heartland, visit authentic Indian villages, take a guided tour in Denali National Park and explore the Tundra under the guidance of an Adventure specialist.
With 21 cruise tours on offer you get to see Alaska up close and personal when you take cruise tour with Royal Caribbean International.