The Mediterranean is a great destination in August for those that love warm weather, temperatures for the region tend to peak in July and August. It’s also a hub of great beauty, azure seas with coastal towns clinging to the rugged coastlines. The food is also second to none with some of the world’s best produce, from land and sea, you’ll have the freshest meals on your cruise holiday. And for those looking for some cultural pursuits, the Mediterranean is home to some of the most renowned civilisations.
Why not try something different and set sail for the pristine waters of Alaska? Go on the most unforgettable journey and experience some of the best that nature has to offer - from breath-taking wildlife like breaching humpback whales to the impressive glaciers, splendent in blue, Alaska has a rugged beauty which is unmissable. August is one of the busiest months for wildlife and on top of the Alaskan “Big 5” (bears, moose, caribou, wolves and the Dall sheep) there are also plenty of bald eagles and orcas for enthusiasts hoping to catch a glimpse, just remember to take your camera!
For an experience like no other, head to the Galapagos this August. Celebrity Cruises offer an all-inclusive cruise where everything is taken care of you including all dining, twice-daily shore excursions and Galapagos National Park certified Naturalists. Galapagos is renowned for unique wildlife and our cruises are designed so that you have everything you need to explore these incredible islands. Snorkel alongside sea turtles, walk with giant tortoises and spot diving marine iguanas.