Late Escapes with Pullmantur Cruises

The start of September not only marks the end of summer, but it also triggers an abrupt end to the warm temperatures enjoyed across the UK in recent weeks. Warm temperatures are never too far away though, and Pullmantur Cruises will be offering itineraries to seasonal destinations throughout the winter months. The Mediterranean will boast warm temperatures will into the winter months, while the blissful Caribbean is the perfect destination to head for Christmas or New Year’s cruise. This week, we take a closer look at some of the cruising destinations available throughout the winter that may make the perfect backdrop for a late escape.

Mediterranean - Cruises through to mid-November


Barcelona, Rome, Malaga, Palma and Naples are just some of the places you will be able to experience on board a winter Mediterranean cruise with Pullmantur. A seven-night itinerary around western Mediterranean nations of France, Spain and Italy will offer a fascinating cultural insight as well as a variety of gorgeous golden beaches. Temperatures are set to linger around the low to mid 20’s, resulting in a comfortable Mediterranean experience.

Canary Islands - From mid-November into 2017

La Palma

If you’re seeking something a little warmer than the Mediterranean, you will be glad to know that Pullmantur will be operating a series of Canary Islands cruises from mid-November and into 2017. Situated off the western coast of Africa, the secluded Canary Islands will offer temperatures well into the mid 20’s throughout the winter. Each cruise will enable you to visit the gorgeous islands of Tenerife, Lanzarote, La Palma, Fueteventura, and Gran Canaria, as well as the Moroccan city of Agadir.

Transatlantic Journey to Brazil - 22nd November


If you fancy something a little alternative and are seeking the opportunity to get as far away from land as possible, you may appreciate the transatlantic sailing from Lisbon to Recife, Brazil. This nine-night sailing will see Sovereign carry passengers across the Atlantic Ocean from the Portuguese capital to the vibrant city of Recife. While it may not be one of Brazil’s more well-known cities, it is a hidden gem and its series of threading waterways and bridges has led to it being hailed as the “Venice of Brazil”.

Caribbean - Regular sailings throughout winter


Following a 16-night transatlantic journey from Malaga to Santo Domingo, Zenith will operate Caribbean sailings throughout the winter. These seven-night sailings will offer the opportunity to visit the Dutch islands of Curaçao and Aruba, as well as Colon – which will offer a fantastic viewing platform of the Panama Canal.

Wherever you decide to cruise during the autumn and winter seasons in 2016, Pullmantur Cruises can offer a series of all-inclusive packages which include food, drinks, taxes, flights, and taxes. If you would like to find out more, contact our friendly team via the freephone number above or complete the online enquiry form.