Gates Travel - Cumbria's Leading Independent Travel Agent

Gates Travel - Cumbria's Leading Independent Travel Agent


About 70 percent of the Earth's surface is covered by water, providing an almost endless range of cruise destination options.

A cruise is a holiday that can be enjoyed all year round just by following the seasons and the sun, and is a most relaxing way to see the world and experience special events.

Sail with like minded people, in a sociable environment, and make friends for life.

River Cruising
River Cruising

A river cruise is one of the most popular ways to experience the cultural attractions and indulge in the regional cuisine of the area you are gently passing though. And can often be combined with a land based extention to see that little bit more.

The ease of access to interesting cities, towns and countryside and all they have to offer makes your journey so much more convenient.

Destinations to visit include;
The Rhine, Moselle, Danube, Douro, Rhone, Nile, Mekong ...

Ocean Cruising
Ocean Cruising:

Ocean Cruising features ships of various sizes and styles, offering a range of entertainment experiences, and standard of cabin alternatives.

From a short trip in the waters of the British Isles to a Round the World many months long adventure; the journey is often as important as the destination.

Appealing to those seeking solitude with a backlog of books to others seeking a livelier atmosphere with various dining and drinks options; there's something for all.

Some customers cruise regularly, returning to the same vessel or favourite cruiseline, but there is always an appropriate itinerary to attract a first time cruiser.

Destinations to visit include;
The Mediterranean, Canary Island & Madeira, Caribbean, North America & Canada, Norway & Iceland, the British Isles, Latin America, Japan, Australasia ...

Expedition Cruising
Expedition Cruising:

Explore some of the most remote and unspoiled destinations on itineraries offering immersive and unique activities; to see and encounter something you've never seen or done, you sometimes have to go somewhere you've never been before.

Often guided by weather conditions, tides, ice and an expedition team's deep local knowledge, being flexible ensures the optimal experience for everyone on board.

Experience glaciers calving, view polar bears, visit a penguin colony, take advantage of spectacular photographic opportunities, for the more active sea kayaking, snorkelling and diving ...

Expedition cruising brings together those with a curiosity about the world around them, a keen sense of adventure, and a desire to immerse themselves in the natural environment.

Destinations to visit include;
The Arctic, Antarctica & Latin America, Alaska, the Galapagos Islands, Svalbard ...

Other options include gulet, yacht & sail powered clippers.

Whatever your choice, Gates Travel will be able to assist in making your cruise request a reality. Just complete the enquiry form on this page, and we will respond with the right voyage for you!

Looking for a cruise?

Are you an experienced well travelled cruise customer, or will this be your first cruising experience.

Gates Travel work with a wide range of cruise companies, sailings from a UK port or fly-cruise departures including flights and featuring ATOL financial protection ... so whatever your requirements, we can help.

Contact us by completing, and forwarding, the form below.