Panama Canal


Norwegian Cruise Line on the Norwegian Bliss

November 6 - 22, 2020

17 Days / 16 Nights

(Los Angeles, California to Miami, Florida)

 

Los Angeles, California ~ Cabo San Lucas, Mexico ~ Puerto Vallarta, Mexico ~ Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala ~ Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera), Costa Rica ~ Cartagena, Colombia ~ Santa Marta, Colombia ~ Oranjestad, Aruba ~ Miami, Florida

 

Cruise from the majestic Pacific Ocean to the breathtaking Atlantic Ocean on an unforgettable vacation aboard the new Norwegian Bliss. In Puerto Quetzal, take an eco-tour of the Valhalla Macadamia Nut Farm or head to the charming Spanish colonial city of Antigua. Spot colorful macaws and sunning crocodiles on a visit to Carara National Park in Puerto Caldera. White sand beaches meet the cobalt blue sea in Aruba – perfect for a relaxing beach day. The adventurous will enjoy boarding a submarine for a close up view of the colorful marine life in Oranjestad.

 

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Panama Canal

Norwegian Cruise Line on the Norwegian Pearl

November 6 - 22, 2020

17 Days / 16 Nights

(Los Angeles, California to Miami, Florida)

Day 1

Los Angeles, California ~ Depart 3:00 PM

Check out the scene at Venice Beach. Spot a celebrity or two on Rodeo Drive. Take a walk down the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Explore the La Brea Tar Pits or Getty Center. Or spend the day at one of L.A.'s world-famous theme parks.

 

Day 2

At Sea

Imagine sheer amazement from the revolutionary observation lounge offering the most expansive views at sea. Observation Lounge is located at the front of the ship and provides the same stunning views as the views from the bridge and features a full service bar for guests to sit back, relax and take in the views.

 

Day 3

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico ~ 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Cabo's signature landmark is El Arco ("The Arch"), a rock formation at the tip of "Land's End." The jewel of the Baja Peninsula is famous for its world-class sportfishing, as well as its high-end resorts and exclusive gated communities that line an area simply called "the Corridor."

 

Day 4

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico ~ 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Smaller and more subdued than Acapulco, Puerto Vallarta has retained a good deal of its small village charm along with 26 miles of spectacular beaches along the Banderas Bay. Stroll the cobblestone streets to the Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Or peruse the many local wares for sale at the open-air markets.

 

Days 5 - 6

At Sea

Interested in a little excitement? Burn rubber at the racetrack and then challenge your friends or family to some friendly competition on the Aqua Racer. Dare to whoosh over the side of the ship on Ocean Loops before dodging lasers during an exhilarating game of laser tag. Top off all your victories by hitting the jackpot in the Bliss Casino – where an electric atmosphere buzzes late into the night.

 

Day 7

Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala ~ 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

This port city was constructed in 1984 to help connect nearby cities. Travelers often venture out to Antigua, a 90-minute trek to where 17th century colonial facades beckons and Guatemalan history comes alive.

 

Day 8

At Sea

Top off spectacular days with legendary nights aboard Norwegian Bliss. Spend an evening in a swinging speakeasy on the eve of Prohibition. Perfect your dance moves and clear your pipes as you go on an incredible audible journey with The Four Seasons in a Tony Award®-winning musical. Fans of the Beatles shouldn’t miss a night rocking out in the famous Liverpool nightclub where the band played. Which will be your soundtrack to an unforgettable night?

 

Day 9

Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera), Costa Rica ~

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Just a few miles from Puerto Caldera is Puntarenas, where stunning beaches, an array of wildlife, and streets lined with restaurants, bars and cafés await. Carara National Park is a must for nature lovers and features ancestral trees and secondary forests, perfect for spotting wildlife such as crocodiles and 400-plus species of birds, including colorful scarlet macaws. Or, switch gears and party with the locals at Jaco, about 30 miles south. There, find sun, fun and sand with plenty of bars and places to grab a bite.

 

Day 10

At Sea

Welcome to Mandara Spa. Start with a hot-stone massage, one of over 50 specialty treatments offered by well-trained massage therapists. Then unwind in the Thermal Suite with a steam or a dip in the Vitality Pool. Within these tranquil walls, experience the Salt Room, a dramatic grotto surrounded with layers of body-cleansing salt crystals.

 

Day 11

Daylight Transit Panama Canal

Experience one of the world's best short cuts! Journey 40 miles through the Panama Canal for an unforgettable experience. Witness first-hand one of the world's manmade short cuts that has changed travel and the transport of goods worldwide.

 

Day 12

Cartagena, Colombia ~ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The old walled city of Cartagena reflects a turbulent history of conquistadors and pirates. Climb "las murallas" for an unforgettable view of the harbor. Shop for emeralds and leather goods along the cobblestone streets of this enchanting city. 

Day 13

Santa Marta, Colombia ~ 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Admire the stunning bays of Santa Marta and popular beaches. Explore the ancient cultures of the Taironas who occupied the land thousands of years ago. Stroll over to the Cathedral and admire its beautiful architecture and learn about its history.

 

Day 14

Oranjestad, Aruba ~ 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Incredibly white sands and cobalt blue seas make the small island of Aruba a popular destination. In the bustling freeport town of Oranjestad, sherbet-colored Dutch colonial buildings, draped in bougainvillea, oleander and hibiscus are simply picturesque. Small, but informative museums relate the island's history.

 

Days 15 - 16

At Sea

Serving a wide variety of culinary delights to please every palate, Norwegian Bliss' complimentary dining options include three main dining rooms, a help-yourself buffet and a variety of casual cafés, grills and on-the-go choices. Plus, the Main Dining Rooms offer a menu that changes daily, Chef's Signature Dishes and carefully selected wine recommendations, guaranteeing a different culinary adventure with every visit.

 

Day 17

Miami, Florida ~ 8:00 AM

Miami's amazing medley of cultures and flashy urban settings makes it a scene to be seen. Visit the trendy Art Deco district of South Beach, Calle Ocho in Little Havana, the super-upscale neighborhoods of Coconut Grove and Coral Gables and the unique ecosystem of the Everglades. 

 

Starting From: $2,450

 

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