Round 31.5 million individuals are anticipated to go on a cruise this yr. With cruise demand lastly again, new analysis has revealed the highest 10 cruise locations experiencing the most important improve in reputation.

The staff at Slingo have analysed Google search information, Tiktok views, Instagram posts and cruise opinions to disclose the preferred cruise locations. The analysis has additionally revealed probably the most and least costly cruise strains.

The highest 10 cruise locations with the most important improve in Google search quantity:


Cruise Vacation spot

12 months-on-12 months Change in Google Searches 2022-2023


Atlantic Islands



Norwegian Fjords



Italian Riviera






The Mediterranean






French Riviera



The Nile








The Atlantic Islands have been topped the cruise vacation spot with the most important improve in reputation, with Google searches surging 250% between 2022-2023. The Atlantic is house to an unlimited array of attractive island locations – and a cruise is an ideal option to pattern lots of them in a single outing.

Following in second place is the Norwegian Fjords, with searches for the vacation spot growing by 235%. It is a well-liked possibility for individuals who wish to have an opportunity of glimpsing the Aurora Borealis, in addition to experiencing distinctive landscapes.

The cruise vacation spot with the third highest improve in reputation is the Italian Riviera, with Google searches having practically doubled within the final yr. The crescent-shaped stretch of the Mediterranean has breathtaking cliff views, shimmering turquoise coves and quaint fishing villages, in addition to some resort areas.

The analysis additionally revealed the next:

  • Tiktok’s hottest cruise vacation spot goes to the Caribbean, with 63.6 million views as of Might 2023. The Caribbean has additionally been topped Instagram’s hottest cruise vacation spot with 147,976 posts on the app.

  • Ponant Cruises is the most costly cruise line, costing a median of £9,063 per individual. The second-most costly cruise line is Scenic Ocean Cruises, costing £8,989 per individual, while the Silversea Cruises’ common price of £8,645 per individual makes it the third-most costly cruise line.

  • Princess Cruises comes out as probably the most inexpensive cruise line, with the common price of their cruises coming to round £1,204 per individual. That is over £100 cheaper than the second most inexpensive cruise line, Celestyal Cruises, which has a median cruise price of £1,336.

  • AmaWaterways is the cruise line with the best common ranking, scoring 4.6 out of 5. They’re identified for his or her brief tour heavy cruises, in addition to wine-themed cruises. Whereas actions will differ from ship to ship, they provide round 12 completely different actions.