Discover the legendary music and cuisine of New Orleans with a 3-night stay in this iconic city combined with a 7-night Caribbean Cruise. Choose from 2 different Western Caribbean itineraries visiting ports of call such as Jamaica, Mexico and the Cayman Islands.
ITINERARY:Day 1: New Orleans Upon arrival in New Orleans transfer to your hotel for a 3-night stay. Your time is at leisure here to explore this iconic city.
Days 2 – 3: New Orleans Take time to explore the “Big Easy” – from the round the clock nightlife of Bourbon Street to the delightful tastes of southern cuisine, New Orleans is truly a destination for every traveller. The cities heritage is steeped in French, African and American culture, which makes for a diverse makeup of residents. The city embodies the spirit of Mardi Gras, whilst celebrations are concentrated for about 2 weeks before
and through Shrove Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday, you will find the atmosphere infectious no matter when you visit, and will leave you wanting more. Whilst in New Orleans, take a stroll around the French quarter, learn to cook southern soul food, or even take an airboat ride into the bayou’s of Louisiana.
Day 4: New Orleans Transfer from your Hotel to the cruise port and embark Carnival Dream for your 7-night cruise of the Caribbean. (LD)
Days 5 – 10: Caribbean Cruise Experience all that Carnival Dream has to offer on your 7-night Caribbean cruise. Starting in New Orleans, you will set sail for the Caribbean island of Jamaica as the first port of call. Sample the world-famous Jamaican hospitality, whilst taking in the delights of the island, from secluded waterfalls and rock pools, to the lively capital of Kingston. Or just lay back on one of the sundrenched beaches and enjoy a cocktail.
Grand Cayman is a delightful stop on the itinerary, ensure that you escape the main tourist hot spots and head to the east of the island, to experience local culture and discover underwater marvels. Alternatively take in the fabulous white-sand 7-mile beach where the wealthy from around the world spend time sipping cocktails and enjoying the sun. (BLD)
Day 11: New Orleans(Civitavecchia) Disembark the ship in New Orleans and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. (B) (B = Breakfast L = Lunch D =Dinner)
SHIP HIGHLIGHTS• Choice of 4 restaurants and 7 bars/cafes
• 3 pools, 9 Jacuzzis and Carnival Waterworks
• Video arcade, volleyball and mini-golf
• Encore Theatre, Seaside Theatre and Jackpot Casino
PORTS OF CALLNew Orleans, USA – Ocho Rios, Jamaica – Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands -Cozumel, Mexico – New Orleans, USA
Price based on 30 Nov 17 departure.
Itinerary may vary dependent upon date booked.
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