Where to go for a cooler cruising break and when

If you want to cruise but aren’t concerned about the weather, then cruising during the winter months could be the ideal solution.


The Mediterranean

During the summer this area is quite warm. However, if you head to these parts during the winter months then you will find yourself faced with weather conditions that are much cooler.

Not only will the weather be cooler, but the crowds will also be reduced meaning you can explore destinations without battling endless crowds too.


Polar Regions

If you really want cooler weather, one obvious place to venture on your next cruise is into the Polar Regions. Here, you’ll find the some wonderful scenery and that the weather is usually around the lower teens and single figures mark. Cruise liners only seem to head to these destinations during the summer months however, so if you’re looking to escape to a cool climate in the warmer months then this cruise route could be perfect for you.


United Kingdom cruise

What many people in the UK realise is that there are actually UK cruises available. These will obviously be subjected to much cooler weather meaning that you can enjoy your time on board without worrying about being too hot or getting sunburnt.

The UK makes a rather unique place to cruise and allows the chance to appreciate our home land in a whole new way.


New Zealand

During the British summer, New Zealand experiences their winter. So if you want some cooler weather whilst enjoying a cruise, then heading to this area of the world could be ideal for you.

There are plenty of cruise providers that have ships that sail here, so make sure you check them out. There are some fantastic sights to see in this area so it’s important to seriously consider this destination if you want a cooler break.



As one of the most commonly known cold places in the world, it’s guaranteed that a cruise to Alaska will see you faced with weather a little on the cooler side.

You will get the chance to experience some truly unique scenery should you choose to cruise to this part of the world, so make sure you explore your Alaska cruising options.


If you’re interested in going on a cruise no matter what weather you’re after, then why not see what we have available at Cruise Nation? Our holidays are suited to all types of travellers, so whether you’re after glorious sun or a cooler retreat we’ll have something for you.

To find out more, give our helpful staff a call on 0800 408 0757. We’re ready and waiting to assist you with seeking the cruise of a lifetime! Make sure you don’t miss out.