Cruise to California

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California Cruises: Your guide to cruises the iconic coastline

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Frequently asked questions

Highlights include cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego, as well as coastal beauty and wine regions.

Spring and fall are ideal times to cruise, thanks to the mild weather and fewer crowds.

Absolutely! Many cruises offer activities and excursions suitable for all ages.

Most cruises include meals, often featuring Californian cuisine and wines. Double check your itinerary to confirm what is included in your specific cruise.

Yes, several cruise lines offer upscale experiences along the California coast. Speak to our cruising experts for more details on luxe Californian experiences.

Californian cruises can range from day trips in the Napa Valley to week-long adventures along the West Coast.

Yes, expect music, dance, and culinary experiences reflecting the state's diverse cultural landscape. 

Casual attire, sun protection, and comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Don’t forget to bring a good book and a camera, ready to capture plenty of holiday snaps.

Yes, especially if you’re cruising through wine regions like Napa Valley. Bigger cruise ships will also serve wine, with options to have it included as part of a drinks package.

Major cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles have international airports and are major cruise ports that are easily accessible via road and public transport.

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