Many ocean cruises and river cruises often come with the option of extending your stay, either pre or post cruise, with a land tour. One of the most popular and widely known cruise tours are those associated with Alaska cruises. These land tours can encompass up to a week’s extra stay. A popular river cruise land extension is the one often offered on the Mekong river cruises. Generally pre or post stays on river cruises are only for two or three days.
When faced with the choice between a cruise or a cruise tour, what do you do? Here are some points to consider.