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Panama Canal with Princess Cruises

Cruise through the crystal blue waters of the Atlantic and experience the world-famous canal with Princess Cruises. After a day exploring the Everglades by airboat, embark on a journey through the Caribbean Sea with ports of call in the Cayman Islands, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, and Jamaica. There is plenty of opportunity to acquaint yourself with local culture and natural wonders on optional excursions in this tropical region. On our day in the Panama Canal, select one of many optional shore excursions including riding the Panama Canal Railway or a boat ride through the canal to the Pacific end. Pick your favorite from one of three stateroom options and all meals aboard ship are included with Anytime Dining.

The Holiday Advantage
Airfare Included
Airfare Included
Exceptional Accommodations with Baggage Handling
Exceptional Accommodations with Baggage Handling
Premier Attractions
Premier Attractions
Professional Tour Directors
Professional Tour Directors
Motorcoach & Professional Driver
Motorcoach & Professional Driver
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
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Day 1 : Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Our trip begins with a flight to one of the most popular beach resort towns in Florida, Fort Lauderdale.

Day 2 : All Aboard!

Before we board the ship, enjoy a tour of the Sawgrass Recreation Park in the Everglades by airboat. Take in close-up views of endangered wildlife and learn about the area’s history from our experienced tour captain. Early afternoon, we board our luxurious cruise liner the Caribbean Princess. Dinner this evening is on the ship.


Day 3 : At Sea

Featuring a wide selection of comfort, excitement and decadence, there is something for everyone to enjoy on the ship. Offering Anytime Dining, you choose where and when to eat on the ship with no fixed times. Choose from a wonderful variety of dining options to enjoy with your Tour Director, your new friends, or on your own. All meals are included aboard the ship.


Day 4 : Grand Cayman

Our port of call is Grand Cayman, where we have the day to explore this sublime island. Home to Seven Mile Beach, one of the most famous and luxurious stretches of sand in the Caribbean. Optional shore excursions include the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, or a walking tour of downtown George Town.


Day 5 : At Sea

Today is spent at sea, giving us a chance to indulge in our ship’s exciting offerings. Try your luck at the casino or visit one of the signature lounges to sip a cocktail. The evening offers us talented performances at the Princess Theater.


Day 6 : Cartagena

Steeped in rich tradition and history, discover the famous Old City, comprised of boutiques, restaurants, and attractions. This modern city still maintains much of its colonial architecture, and the walled city center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Day 7 : Panama Canal

Connecting the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans, today we witness one of the greatest engineering feats of the 20th century. We cruise into the Panama Canal traversing the locks to Gatun Lake, where guests may disembark for optional shore excursions. Optional activities today include learning about the inner workings of the canal at Gatun Locks, riding the Panama Canal Railway, the world’s first transcontinental railway, or taking an excursion boat through the Pedro Miguel and Miraflores Locks to the Pacific end of the canal. Later in the day, the ship retraces her route through the locks to dock in Colón, Panama. Passengers may disembark in Colón and explore the dockside shops.


Day 8 : Limón

Offering up-close views of dense rainforest and sprawling banana plantations, these Caribbean lowlands offer an amazing opportunity for eco-tourism. Optional shore excursions include visiting a banana plantation, experiencing the Veragua Rainforest, taking an aerial tram ride, or going zip lining.


Day 9 : At Sea

On our way to Jamaica, relax and enjoy the many amenities the ship has to offer. You are invited to join your Tour Director at dinner tonight followed by an exciting stage show.


Day 10 : Ocho Rios

We spend the day in scenic Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Located on the beautiful northern coast, we’re greeted by stunning blue-green mountains, white-sand beaches, and gentle island breezes. The area is named for its spectacular rivers and waterfalls including famed Dunn’s River Falls. Stunning natural beauty and a unique culture make this an unforgettable destination with many options for excursions.


Day 11 : At Sea

Today is yours to enjoy the last full day on the ship. Take in live music at one of the many lounges, attend a personal enrichment class taught by expert leaders or unwind in a lounge chair at a Movie Under the Stars®.


Day 12 : Fort Lauderdale

We arrive in Fort Lauderdale this morning and enjoy a cruise on the world-famous Jungle Queen riverboat. Relax as we float past the opulent homes of Millionaires Row. This afternoon, we tour the historic Bonnet House, designed and built by artist Frederic Clay Bartlett. In the evening, our Tour Director hosts a Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner with a chance to say our goodbyes to our new friends.


Day 13 : Fly Home

Today we fly home filled with wonderful memories of our Panama Canal Cruise!

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes

  • All airfare
  • All cruise port charges, government fees, taxes & fuel surcharges (minimum value of $624 per person)
  • Holiday Vacations Tour Director
  • Baggage handling at hotels and aboard ship
  • Hotel and cruise ship transfers
  • $100 travel voucher for a future Holiday Vacations Tour

All Accommodations Featuring

  • 1 night in the Fort Lauderdale area before our cruise
  • 1 night in the Fort Lauderdale area after our cruise

Attractions & Highlights

  • Sawgrass Recreation Park Everglades airboat excursion
  • Jungle Queen Riverboat cruise
  • Bonnet House tour

30 Excellent Meals Featuring

  • Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner

Exclusive Cruise Ship Benefits

  • 10 nights aboard the Caribbean Princess® featuring all meals aboard the ship with Anytime Dining
  • Ports of Call:
  • Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (Tender Port)
  • Cartagena, Colombia
  • Limón, Costa Rica
  • Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Princess Cruises® Ships are part of British and Bermudan Registry. Additional fees applied by the cruise lines are not included in your tour price.

Tour Dates & Pricing


Price Per Person

Double Inside


Double Oceanview


Double Balcony


Single Inside


Single Oceanview


Single Balcony


Final Payment Date: 11/1/2019

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