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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Taste of the Caribbean

Discover the outstanding natural beauty of the stunning Caribbean islands including Jamaica, and uncover Mayan history on the Mexican island of Cozumel and in lively Belize City on this exciting cruise on board Scenic Eclipse. Includes hotel stay in Nassau, shore excursions and return flights from the UK

Fly Cruise
14 nights

Luxury Expedition Holiday
  • Nassau
  • Nassau
  • Port Antonio
  • Montego Bay
  • Ocho Rios
  • Belize

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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Relax and unwind as you take in the beautiful islands of the Caribbean, plus enjoy calls in Mexico and Belize, rich in Mayan history.

Enjoy an overnight hotel stay in Nassau, before joining luxurious ship Scenic Eclipse for an unforgettable voyage. Discover idyllic Long Island with its shimmering white beaches and colourful coral reefs, before cruising to Great Inagua Island, the southernmost island in the Bahamas archipelago and home to West Indian Flamingos.

During your time in the Jamaican city of Port Antonio, discover the incredible Hidden Falls on a boat trip, or enjoy a fascinating tour around Portland, taking in the serene Blue Lagoon and Frenchman's Cove. Montego Bay is your gateway to the highlights of Ocho Rios, while the remote pine-shrouded Guanaja Island is perfect for snorkelling.

Learn about Mayan culture in Belize City, see an array of flora and fauna on Half Moon Caye, and visit the Mexican island of Cozumel, renowned for its pristine beaches and reefs.

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Taste of the Caribbean Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Nassau (Bahamas)

Fly from the UK to Nassau for an overnight stay in a luxurious hotel.

Day 2 - Nassau

Welcome to Nassau where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting from your crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse.

Day 3 - Long Island

An 'Out Island' split by the Tropic of Cancer, Long Island is archetypal paradise with its incredible cliffs, long beaches and breathtaking coral reefs. Take a walk along its peaceful shimmering white beaches, and dip your toes in its azure waters.

Day 4 - Great Inagua Island

The southernmost islands of the Bahamas chain, the Inagua are home to over 140 species of native and migratory birds including 80,000 flaming reddish-pink West Indian Flamingo. It is the perfect place to take a birdwatching tour.

Day 5 - Great Inagua Island

Enjoy a perfect day on a secluded beach, sunbathing and exploring the pristine region home to green and hawksbill turtles.

Day 6 - Port Antonio (Jamaica)

Today, your luxurious vessel will arrive at the picturesque Port Antonio on the north coast of Jamaica. Freechoice: Discover the Hidden Falls via boat and visit Charles Town, home on the Maroons former runaway slaves, or relax while floating down the river on a bamboo raft, absorbing the beauty of Jamaica. Alternatively, experience a picturesque tour around Portland, including Reach Falls, the Blue Lagoon and Frenchman's Cove.Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to explore this beautiful beach town.

Day 7 - Montego Bay

Sun-soaked beaches, historic plantations, tropical gardens and lush countryside; welcome to a tropical wonderland. Explore the protected waters of the Montego Bay Marine Park as you dive into the warm waters, amongst the reefs fringed with sandy beaches. Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion. Freechoice: Experience the tranquil Martha Brae River on a bamboo raft, or visit the highlights of Ocho Rios including Konko Falls and Gardens. Alternatively, have an up-close adventure with reptile, birds and mammals on a Swamp Safari or join a musical heritage tour and gain an insight into the life of Bob Marley. Discovery: Cruise along the coast of Ocho Rios and snorkel in the coral reefs.

Day 8 - At sea

Enjoy a relaxing day immersed in 6-star luxury onboard Scenic Eclipse as she sails the clear blue waters of the Caribbean.

Day 9 - Guanaja Island (Honduras)

Today, enjoy exploring the remote pine-shrouded isle in Honduras, Guanaja Island. The island is a prime destination for snorkeling with 90% of its being declared a national forest reserve and marine park. Encircled by a vibrant coral reef, its beautiful pine clad mountains, warm and friendly locals and relaxed Caribbean vibe will make this a day to remember.

Day 10 - Belize City (Belize)

Belize City is the historical capital of Belize. Buzzing with vibrant locals who represent every facet of Belize's ethnic make-up, gorgeous colonial houses, seaside parks and the gateway to the ancient Mayan ruins, Belize City is a favourite amongst intrepid travellers. Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion. Freechoice: Embark on a wildlife adventure on the Belize River before experiencing the diverse city or learn about the Mayan culture and the traditional chocolate making process. Alternatively, visit the well preserved Mayan ruin, Xunantunich, or explore the plazas and temples of Altun Ha.Discovery: Join an adrenaline filled adventure as you zipline, rappel and tube through caves in a Belize jungle playground.

Day 11 - Half Moon Caye

Half Moon Caye was designated as a wildlife protected area in 1924, and for good reason. It is the nesting ground of sea turtles and is home to the orange-flowered siricote tree that provides an endangered and fragile habitat to the red-footed booby.

Day 12 - Cozumel (Mexico)

According to legend, Cozumel was home to the Goddess Ixchel, Goddess of love and fertility. Temples were built to worship her and in gratitude, she sent her favorite bird, the swallow. Cozumel is world-famous for its unspoiled beautiful nature, vibrant reefs and pristine white beaches- the epitome of Caribbean bliss. Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion. Freechoice: Delve into the Mayan history, culture and heritage while visiting some ancient settlements. Discovery: See the Caribbean from a different angle while gliding over the coral reef in a clear kayak, or choose to snorkel in the crystal clear waters.

Day 13 - At sea

Relax on board and enjoy the luxurious amenities of Scenic Eclipse, such as a cooking class in Scenic Epicure.

Day 14 - Miami (USA) - UK

Today, we arrive back in the United States after an unforgettable journey through the Caribbean, leaving you memories of a lifetime.

Day 15 - UK

Arrive back in the UK.

Due to navigational reasons, the Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 12-night all-inclusive cruise
  • 1-night hotel stay in Nassau
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Unlimited complimentary premium wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks on-board ship
  • Complimentary in-suite minibar on-board ship
  • Scenic FreeChoice tours
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on-board ship
  • All tipping and gratuities

Price Does Not Include

  • Optional helicopter and submarine excursions
  • Travel insurance
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