Southern Caribbean Cruise From New York (No Flying)

Barbados

Travac Tours Cruising the Caribbean Without Flying has been designed to give you all the pleasures and benefits of a fabulous cruise experience without the hassles of flying. In fact you will be escorted by a Travac Tours Director aboard a deluxe motor coach from Ottawa to Manhattan and then to your ship. You will sail aboard The Norwegian Breakaway leaving from New York. Your ship is the newest and largest ship embarking from New York City. It has been named best new ship by Cruise Critic editors. Arguably it offers the best cruise amenities at sea. Norwegian Cruise Lines pioneered free style cruising meaning more dining options than there is days of the week. Dine when you like, where you like with cuisine from casual cafes to elegant restaurants. There are also several bars and lounges, each with a distinctive flavour aboard the ship. On your cruise, you will experience the exotic Caribbean destinations of San Juan, St. Thomas, Tortola, St. Maarten, Dominica, Barbados, St. Lucia, and St. Kitts.

Travac’s No Fly Cruise adventure is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a winter break in both comfort and style. Book today!

** Please note that you are required to have a valid Canadian passport with you. Non-Canadians may require a visa to enter the U.S. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have such a document if required. Any other nationality other than Canadian persons must identify themselves to the booking agent for verification of documents required.**

 

Tour Itinerary


Day 1

Depart Ottawa for your trip to New York. You will be overnighting in Manhattan before joining your cruise.


Day 2

This morning the magic begins with a guided tour of New York City. Your tour guide, a knowledgeable New Yorker, will take you through the city giving you a chance to see some of the fabulous sites that have made this city a cosmopolitan gem. After the tour you’ll be taken to the port for embarkation. Your ship, the Norwegian Breakaway, sails at 4:00 p.m.


Day 3

Leisurely spent at sea

There are plenty of activities aboard the Norwegian Breakaway to entertain everyone or simply relax and enjoy your surroundings.


Day 4

Leisurely spent at sea.


Day 5

San Juan, Puerto Rico

This morning you arrive in San Juan. Founded in 1521 San Juan’s picturesque cobblestone streets, plazas and churches reflect its Spanish heritage. This, the second oldest city in the Americas, boasts fine beaches, lush rainforests, green mountainsides and an imposing fortress.


Day 6

St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

The town of Charlotte Amalie in the Virgin Islands has one of the most breathtaking harbours in the world. Once home to pirates, today’s visitors find treasures of a different kind. Duty free shopping and beautiful beaches are now the claim to fame of this island paradise.


Day 7

Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Tortola is the largest and most populated of the British Virgin Islands.  Here you will be able to swim or stroll the white-sand beaches, explore ancient ruins or try the delectable local cuisine.  Shopping is also a big part of life in Tortola.


Day 8

Philipsburg, St Maarten

With an area of only 37 square miles, the island of St. Maarten is the smallest landmass in the world divided between two governments. The southern Dutch half offers casinos, duty free shopping and a unique island culture. The French half offers a subdued sophistication that is also attractive to tourists.


Day 9

Roseau, Dominica

Roseau is the capital of Dominica.  The older section of this small town of about 20,000 inhabitants makes for a wonderful walking tour as there are many Victorian building still in place.  The Botanical Gardens in Roseau are also worth a visit.


Day 10

Bridgetown, Barbados

The most British of all the Caribbean islands, games of cricket are as common here as the typical island water sports. Visit the third-oldest Parliament in the entire Commonwealth. Stroll the inviting beaches of Carlisle Bay, tour a rum factory, or visit the historical Garrison area. Bridgetown is the only city outside continental North America that George Washington visited. The George Washington House, where he stayed, is now part of the Garrison Historic Area.


Day 11

Castries, St. Lucia

A mecca for outdoor enthusiasts with thriving coral reefs and rain forest preserves. Explore the world’s only drive-in volcanic crater at Sulfur Springs. Visit the Diamond Botanical Gardens and Falls and the Morne Coubaril Estate.


Day 12

Basseterre, St. Kitts

Although founded by the French in 1627, St. Kitts is a very British paradise where cricket and tea are the norm. The dramatic mixed island landscape is rimmed in gold-sand beaches and dotted with well-preserved plantations left over from when the island was covered with sugar cane.


Day 13

Leisurely spent at sea.


Day 14

Leisurely spent at sea.


Day 15

Leisurely spent at sea.


Day 16

New York to Ottawa- This morning you arrive in New York. After disembarking the ship, you will be met by our motor coach and begin your journey back to Ottawa. You can expect to arrive in Ottawa about 10:30 in the evening.

Cruise itinerary is subject to change by cruise line.


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New York, NY
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