With Royal Caribbean International’s new number of European cruises for 2025, summers in Europe will likely be crammed with six occasions as many unforgettable reminiscences. Families and teams of buddies might set sail from 5 handy ports on one in all six thrilling ships, together with the well-known Allure of the Seas in Barcelona, Spain, for the primary time since 2015, in addition to the Odyssey, Independence, Explorer, Voyager, and Brilliance of the Seas. Members of Royal Caribbean’s Crown & Anchor Society loyalty programme can begin making bookings on the corporate’s web site now for summer time 2025 European cruises. These journeys, which vary from two to 12 nights, will go to must-see locations like Greece, Croatia, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and France.
This summer time, Royal Caribbean visitors setting sail from Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Barcelona; Ravenna and Rome (Civitavecchia); or Southampton, England, have a world of experiences and reminiscences in retailer. Mykonos, Rhodes, and Santorini in Greece; Florence (La Spezia), Italy; Nice (Villefranche), France; and Dubrovnik, Croatia; Madeira, Portugal; and the Norwegian fjords are only a few of the gorgeous spots featured on this action-packed lineup. There is a vacation in Europe for everybody, from weekend excursions to prolonged travels all through the continent.
All six ships within the fleet present a novel number of actions and leisure choices which can be positive to change into lasting trip reminiscences. Highlights embody Allure’s 30-plus methods to dine and drink in seven neighbourhoods, twin FlowRider surf simulators and leisure throughout air, ice, water and theatre, together with Odyssey’s RipCord by iFly skydiving expertise, North Star – the all-glass remark capsule that goes as excessive as 300 ft above the ocean – and flavours that vary from sushi to Italian. And it’s adventures like The Perfect Storm waterslides, mini golf and extra that make Independence and Voyager favourites, amongst further highlights on Explorer and Brilliance.
Europe Summer 2025 Highlights
- Allure of the Seas – From Barcelona & Rome (Civitavecchia)
For seven nights, vacationers will go to idyllic locations in Spain, France and Italy, like Palma de Mallorca, Spain; Florence (La Spezia) and Naples, Italy; and Provence (Marseille), France. Landmarks just like the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the colourful tradition in Mallorca and the famed Neapolitan pizza in Naples await, and in between the adventures on land are these on board. With the return of Allure, the unrivaled lineup of game-changing Oasis Class experiences throughout signature neighbourhoods is again. The highlights vary from twin rock-climbing partitions and FlowRider surf simulators to a nine-story-high zip line, eating places that serve up sushi, hibachi, Italian dishes and American steakhouse classics; theatrical hit – “Mamma Mia!” – and authentic exhibits that span air, ice, water and theatre.
- Odyssey of the Seas – From Rome (Civitavecchia)
The 7- to 12-night adventures are set to go to locations like Naples; Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey; Limassol, Cyprus; and Crete, Mykonos, Rhodes and Santorini, Greece. Breathtaking sights are in retailer, from the enduring white buildings of Santorini to UNESCO World Heritage Sites equivalent to Pompeii, Italy, and Odyssey would be the first of its type to in a single day in Istanbul as a part of a novel 10-night trip. The thrills proceed on board with a mix of experiences for all ages, together with a vibrant resort-style pool deck; North Star, the best viewing deck on a cruise ship; skydiving at RipCord by iFly; SeaPlex, the most important indoor and out of doors exercise advanced at sea, with bumper automobiles, laser tag, an arcade and extra; and 20-plus eating places, bars and lounges like Teppanyaki, imaginative delicacies at Wonderland, and tropical vibes poolside at The Lime & Coconut bar.
- Independence of the Seas – From Southampton
The U.Ok.’s favorite getaway is again on the town after six years with a collection of 2- to 12-night holidays. From quick escapes to the culture-rich metropolis of Bruges (Zeebrugge), Belgium, to seven nights exploring the Norwegian fjords and Spain, Portugal, France and extra, the adventures vacationers can select from run the gamut. Destination highlights embody Copenhagen, Denmark; the Canary Islands and Bilbao, Spain; Lisbon and the Azores Islands, Portugal; Paris (Le Havre); and Oslo and Haugesund, Norway. Between the enduring landscapes, landmarks, historical past and cultures, travellers can benefit from the lineup of amplified experiences on board, together with The Perfect Storm racing waterslides, glow-in-the-dark laser tag, the Escape Room: The Observatorium and poolside eatery Fish & Ships, and favourites throughout eating, leisure and nightlife.
- Voyager of the Seas–From Athens (Piraeus), Barcelona, Ravenna & Rome (Civitavecchia)
On 7-night holidays to the Eastern and Western Mediterranean, adventurers can go to locations equivalent to Provence (Marseille), France; Sicily and Sardinia, Italy; and Valencia, Spain; and overnights within the vibrant locales of Istanbul and Santorini. Memory-making on the standard Marinieres Beach in Nice (Villefranche) and having fun with gelato within the outdated city of Dubrovnik is matched by the lineup of amplified adventures on board. Everything is on deck, from The Perfect Storm racing waterslides to glow-in-the-dark laser tag, to ice skating, devoted youngsters and youths areas, a Vitality Spa & Fitness Center, and eating places like Giovanni’s Table, Izumi and Chops Grille.
- Explorer of the Seas–From Ravenna
Travellers can set their sights on the Aegean and Adriatic seas on three totally different 7-night holidays that go to a mixture of idyllic seashores, forest-clad mountains, and crystal-clear waters throughout locations like Dubrovnik and Split, Croatia; Athens (Piraeus) and Argostoli, Greece; and Kotor, Montenegro. From one locale to the following, vacationers can go all in on thrill or sit back on board on the rock-climbing wall, ice-skating rink, devoted areas for youths and youths, the adults-only Solarium pool and extra. When it involves bites, the flavours vary from prime cuts at American Steakhouse Chops Grille to sushi and sashimi at Izumi and family-style Italian classics at Giovanni’s Table.
- Brilliance of the Seas–From Athens (Piraeus)
Adventurers have their alternative of two units of 7-night adventures to Cyprus, Greece, the Green Isle and Turkey. They can immerse themselves in historic historical past on the likes of the Fifteenth-century citadel in Bodrum, Turkey, style native delicacies at Limassol Marina in Limassol, sip cocktails whereas overlooking the enduring blue domes of Mykonos and extra – even take pleasure in overnights in Istanbul. On board, travellers can soak up breathtaking views by way of 3 acres of glass and make reminiscences throughout quite a lot of eating, leisure, nightlife and extra, together with the signature rock-climbing wall, mini golf, the Vintages wine bar, Giovanni’s Table, Izumi, and the multicourse Chef’s Table.