Condé Nast Traveler Announces Best Cruise Ships 2013
2013 Readers’ Poll: The Top 100 Cruise Ships in the World
The competition is fiercer than ever for top cruise ships. This year, Condé Nast Traveler readers found improvements across the board, from better restaurants to bigger spas. Particularly hot this year? River cruises, which have seen explosive growth—the 40 river ships here include some of the highest scorers in any category.
Voted on by Condé Nast Traveler readers, the list of the 2013 Top Ships in the World includes four categories: small cruise ships, medium cruise ships, large cruise ships, and river cruise ships.
The #1 Small Cruise Ship: Arethusa, by Grand Circle
Plus: T he top 20 small cruise ships
The #1 Medium Cruise Ship: Crystal Symphony, by Crystal
Plus: The top 20 medium cruise ships
The #1 Large Cruise Ship: Disney Magic, by Disney Cruise Line
Plus: the top 20 large cruise ships
Condé Nast Traveler readers voted the Disney Magic the best large cruise ship.
The #1 River Cruise Ship: Provence, by Grand Circle
Plus: the top 40 river cruise ships
The full poll is now available online at in the February issue, on newsstands until February 19th, 2013.