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  • Stunning Heritage
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  • Amazing Castles & Culture
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Welcome To Britain: A World-Class Cruise Destination

Cruise Britain is a business to business network of cruise ports, destinations and service providers that works with cruise operators to welcome ships to Britain.

England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are all unique countries within the UK,  each with its own culture, landscape and traditions. World-class destinations, cultural landmarks, fascinating heritage, cosmopolitan cities and spectacular countryside are all accessible within short sailing distances.

Our island nations have a wealth of attractions and experiences to offer your guests, and our ports have the facilities to ensure a seamless experience. Why not spend a few glorious minutes sampling what brings visitors to our shores from all over the world? Just click on our video and sit back.

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Within our website, you’ll find essential itinerary planning information. Suggestions on key things to do including festivals and events, attractions and contacts for each of our members – all within clicking distance.

Britain has an amazing and continuously evolving cruise offering – talk to us about how our members can deliver for you, your ships, your passengers and your crew.

We look forward to seeing you in 2024.

Ian McQuade
Chair, Cruise Britain


Cruise Britain Latest News

Surprise cruise ship visits boost business for Portland Port

July 11

Unscheduled cruise calls at Portland Port over the summer so far have boosted...

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Dover welcomes Saga’s Spirit of Discovery for the first time this season for the start of 20 Saga turnrounds

June 20

This weekend sees Spirit of Discovery return to Dover for the first time...

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Ambience sets the perfect tone as the largest ship to visit Aberdeen

June 14

Port of Aberdeen today celebrated a historic occasion as it welcomed the 245m-long...

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Port of Southampton’s summer season starts on a high

June 11

ABP Port of Southampton welcomed a record number of cruise vessels in May,...

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Things To Do

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