Shuffleboard is often played at a table, but deck shuffleboard takes place on a larger scale, with a court measuring six feet wide by 39 feet long.
Whether you’re sailing in the tropical climes of the Caribbean or among Alaska’s tidewater glaciers, being outside on your ship means never having to miss a glimpse of the ocean, those once-in-a-lifetime nature encounters, or the spectacular scenery ashore.
With ample space on deck, those longing for quiet relaxation can lounge by the pool, perhaps with a cool glass of champagne, while anyone looking for a little more action can find some friendly competition among the deck games on offer.
Explore what life on board is like with Cunard, including a range of outdoor and indoor activities for you to choose from.
On each Cunard ship you’ll find an abundance of outdoor space, designed to ensure your voyage offers plenty of opportunities to enjoy the fresh sea air.
Of course, one of the most enticing aspects of a cruise is the chance to travel by ocean, and that brings a wealth of unparalleled sightseeing opportunities. In addition to native wildlife, you’ll likely pass famous coastal landmarks at some point during your voyage. Depending on where in the world you’re sailing, this could be anything from the Statue of Liberty to majestic fjords.
In the northern hemisphere, you may even be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the highly sought-after aurora borealis, or Northern Lights. Out on deck is one of the best places to see this natural phenomenon because there is little to obscure your view, and the experience, when it does occur, is truly spectacular.
Discover some of our most scenic destinations, perfect for viewing from deck or exploring ashore, with our inspiring articles, and pick your favorite for your next adventure.