Cruises are becoming more and more popular, offering amazing ways to travel that let you enjoy non-stop luxuries and comforts while on board the ship and then visit one or more amazing locations as the days go by. Essentially, they take all of the hassle and boredom out of traveling, leaving you with nothing but the good stuff.


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All of your dining and accommodation needs are catered to on-board, with many cruise ships offering lots of extra amenities, features, and services like casinos, duty-free shopping, bars, nightclubs, movie theaters, live entertainment shows, swimming pools, and much more to make your journey even better.

The only problem is that many people tend to think of cruises as being too expensive or inaccessible, but the truth is that these days, there’s a cruise to suit every single budget and need. Even if you happen to be short on time and just want a short cruise, you can make that happen.

A regular short vacation involves a lot of time wasted in airports, taking flights, traveling around, finding your hotel, getting in and out of the local cities, and more, but a short cruise lets you get right to the heart of the action and make the most of every second, and that’s why 4 day cruises are becoming increasingly popular. Read on to see details and info on some of the finest 4 day and 4 night cruises you can hope to find.

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2.Carnival - 4 Night Catalina and Baja Mexico - Carnival Inspiration

Carnival - 4 Night Catalina and Baja Mexico - Carnival Inspiration
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The '4 Night Catalina and Baja Mexico' is one of the top-rated 4 day cruises you can book right now. With interior rooms available from less than $50 per night and even luxury suites available for below $150, this is a highly affordable 4 day cruise and has proven hugely popular with past guests, making a total of two stops and giving you a lot of exploration and recreation opportunities in a very short span of time.

On this cruise, you'll be climbing aboard the Carnival Inspiration. Measuring up at 850 feet and featuring an on-board crew totaling over 900 people, this cruise ship really takes the cruise experience to the next level. One of the top things people tend to love about the Inspiration is its dining options. From the tacos of the Blue Iguana Cantina to the tasty desserts at Cherry On Top, the food on this ship is phenomenal, and you'll also find plenty of other fun features and amenities on board.

The cruise itself departs from Long Beach in Los Angeles, California, so it's a great option for people all around CA or in the nearby area, and it makes two stops in total. First, you'll get to spend some time at Avalon on the beautiful California Channel Island of Santa Catalina. From there, you'll proceed down to Ensenada in Mexico, where you can spend some time relaxing on the Bahio San Luis Gonzaga, learning a little about local history in the Riviera de Ensenada, and exploring the harbor and waterfront districts.

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3.Norwegian Cruise Line - 4 Night Bermuda - Norwegian Dawn

Norwegian Cruise Line - 4 Night Bermuda - Norwegian Dawn
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If you’re pushed for time but want to have an amazing experience and make some magical cruise memories that will never be forgotten, why not head off to an outstanding tropical island paradise like Bermuda? The ‘4 Night Bermuda’ cruise with Norwegian Cruise Line sets off from New York City itself, making it a highly convenient option for NYC residents or visitors.

This cruise lets you enjoy all the amenities and features of the incredible Norwegian Dawn cruise ship, which is one of Norwegian’s best and biggest vessels overall. It features a huge host of live entertainment and dining options, so you’ll always have something to do, and the massive eight-deck-high atrium is a wonderful place to spend some time too.

When you actually arrive at Bermuda, you’ll stop off at the Royal Naval Dockyard, free to head off around the curve of this wonderful island location and start spending some time admiring the pink sand beaches, playing golf at the brilliant courses, doing some shopping, and soaking up some local culture at the many great bars and restaurants too.

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4.Carnival - 4 Night Western Caribbean - Carnival Victory

Carnival - 4 Night Western Caribbean - Carnival Victory
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The '4 Night Western Caribbean' cruise from Carnival is another excellent 4 day cruise option for people who don't have too much time to spend at sea or just simply want to keep their costs low and pack lots of fun and excitement into a relatively short amount of time. This cruise can be very kind to your budget too, with interior rooms available for under $50 per night and even classy balcony rooms priced at around $80 if you choose the right dates and book in advance.

This cruise takes place on the Carnival Victory, a Destiny-class cruise ship measuring up at almost 900 feet in total. There are some really great bars and dining spots on this cruise shop, with Guy's Burger Joint always being a super place to visit when you feel a little hungry. You'll also find a casino, multiple areas for kids, a sports bar, a mini golf course, and plenty more fun features and amenities all over this ship.

The cruise leaves from the port of Miami in Florida and makes a total of two stops. First, it visits Key West down on the southern tip of the Sunshine State, letting you enjoy some quality Key Lime Pie and visit the southernmost marker of the contiguous United States. From there, it heads off to wonderful beach paradise of Cozumel, a Mexican island in the Caribbean Sea, home to some truly amazing beaches, super scuba diving spots, and fascinating historic locations like the San Gervasio Mayan ruins.

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5.Carnival - 4 Night Bahamas - Carnival Liberty

Carnival - 4 Night Bahamas - Carnival Liberty
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For another wonderful 4 day and 4 night cruise experience, choose the '4 Night Bahamas' cruise from Carnival. With interior and oceanview rooms available for around $50-70 per night, and even suites and deluxe rooms available at great prices too, this is a cruise that is kind to your bank account, as well as being a thrill to experience.

The cruise takes place on the Carnival Liberty, and if you've ever traveled on this ship or another Carnival ship in the past, you'll know that there are lots of amazing features and services to be found on-board. Some of the highlights of this cruise ship include the awesome Sky Box Sport Bar, where you can hang out with friends and watch the latest games live on TV, as well as the Blue Iguana Cantina, serving up tasty tacos and awesome cocktails whenever you start to feel hungry. You'll also find lots of family-friendly activities and live entertainment on this ship too.

The '4 Night Bahamas' cruise sets off from Port Canaveral in Florida and makes a total of two stops over the course of its 4 day journey. The first stop is in Nassau, the capital city of the Bahamas, where you can really experience an authentic slice of island life and visit the main attractions and landmarks of this island nation. Before heading home, you'll also get to stop off at the private island paradise of Princess Cays.

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Best 4 Day Cruises