Variety Cruises (formerly known as Zeus Casual Cruises) is the world’s largest small ships cruise company and has been offering passengers worldwide a total yachting experience since 1949. Our fleet of 11 fully-owned vessels varies in size from 4 to 36 cabins accommodating up to just 72 guests. Our yachts and staff provide an intimate and relaxed environment; a comfort filled starting point for the discerning travelers as they visit well known and unique ports of call.
Variety Cruises experiential itineraries embrace each destination by allowing guests ample leisure time in each port to discover the local nightlife, culinary traditions and culture. Our yachts dock right in the heart of the destination and offer multiple swim stops right off the vessels in secluded bays, always combining the world's most famous destinations with the off-the-beaten track locales inaccessible to large cruise ships. Fine locally-flavored cuisine, an ever-growing number of exciting itineraries blending well known ports of call with off-the-beaten track locales, and personalized service are just a few of the things that have made Variety Cruises the choice for the fast-growing number of travelers looking for distinctive small ship cruise experiences.
Variety Cruises offers 13 scheduled cruise itineraries in 2015 and 2016, in Continental Historical Greece and the Greek Islands, the Greek Islands and Turkey, the Seychelles, Costa Rica and the Panama including a Panama Canal transit, Cuba, the Cape Verde archipelago, the Canary Islands and the Red Sea.