Western Caribbean Cruise

One of the best ways to get away from it all is to take a cruise of the Caribbean. Our seven-day western Caribbean cruise combines scuba diving, snorkeling, beaches, nature, ancient Mayan sites, with the top-of-the-range facilities found on a world-class cruise ship.


Description

This western Caribbean cruise is great for the entire family. On this tour you’ll visit Roatan in Honduras, Belize, the Costa Maya and Cozumel in Mexico. Offshore excursions include visiting Gumbalimba Preserve in Roatan, snorkeling Belize’s barrier reef, trekking through the rainforest, visiting Mayan ruins of Chacchoben or Tulum, and even swimming with dolphins.
 
On board there is a wide range of activities and facilities on offer, including 17 dining choices, 11 bars and lounges, room service, a spa, fitness center, hot tubs, a lap pool, an outdoor swimming pool, kids pool, basketball court, golf driving, casino, a theatre showing Broadway and Vegas-style shows, a teen club and a library.
 

This tour includes

· Accommodation in selected cabin
· All meals
· Soft drinks during meals
· Shows, activities and use of cruise facilities
· Visit to islands
· VAT
 

This tour does not include

· Airline ticket to/from Tampa, Florida
· Soft and alcoholic drinks
· Airport transfers
· Island excursions
· Personal services such as hair dresser, massage, medical assistance, phone calls
· Travel insurance (including cancellation insurance)
· Tips and gratuities
· Personal expenses
· Optional shore excursions
· Any other service not mentioned herein
 

Sample Itinerary

Day 1 - Embark at Tampa, Florida
Tampa in Florida is home to Busch Gardens, one of the most popular theme parks in Florida. It is also home to Ybor City, a historic area northeast of downtown which is filled with history and is great for shopping and fine dining.
Day 2 - At Sea
Enjoy online facilities and activities on board.
Day 3 - Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
Roatan is located near the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the largest barrier reef in the Caribbean, and so has become an important scuba diving and eco-tourism destination in Honduras. Shore excursions include Tabyana Beach & Gumbalimba Preserve, Gumbalimba Preserve & Animal Sanctuary and Tabyana Beach Party.
Day 4 - Belize City, Belize
Belize is known for its impressive coral reefs and jungles. Shore excursions include Barrier Reef & Snorkel Island Beach Break, Sharks, Rays & Island Getaway and Cave Tubing & Rainforest Trek.
Day 5 - Costa Maya, Mexico
The Mayan Coast in the Yucatan is known for its stunning beaches with soft sand and its ancient Mayan ruins and archaeological sites. If you’re traveling with kids, there is also the Lost Mayan Kingdom, a water park which is sure to keep them entertained. Shore excursions include Chacchoben, Beach & Lunch, Chacchoben Ruins & Lost Mayan Kingdom and Chacchoben Mayan Ruins.
Day 6 - Cozumel, Mexico
Off the tip of the Yucatan Peninsula, the island of Cozumel is known for great snorkeling, diving and fishing. The island and its only town, San Miguel, manage to maintain their warmth and tradition. Shore excursions include a visit to the cliff-top Tulum Mayan Ruins, Dolphin Swim & Ride or a Dolphin Encounter (both including snorkeling, kayaking and paddle boarding.
Day 7 - At Sea
Enjoy online facilities and activities on board.
Day 8 - Disembark at Tampa, Florida
Disembark in the morning on day 8 in Tampa.

Accommodation options

Cabin Class Prices (per person)*
Inside $599+
Oceanview $699+
Balcony $899+
Mini Suite $929+
Suite $1899+

* Prices vary over time. Please confirm prices with our travel specialists at time of booking.
 

Scheduled departure dates

· 7 February – 14 February 2016