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Panama Canal with Princess Cruises

Departs: 3/9/2019 Returns: 3/21/2019

with Princess Cruises®

13 Days | All Airfare Included

Cruise through the crystal blue waters of the Atlantic and pass through the world-famous canal.
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Daily Itinerary Items

Day 1 : Fly to Fort Lauderdale
Our trip begins with a flight to the most popular beach resort town in Florida, Fort Lauderdale.

Day 2 : All Aboard!
Before we board the Caribbean Princess®, 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® is a top-of-the-line ship featuring 952 feet of world-class amenities and will be our home for the next 10 nights. Dinner this evening is included on the ship. D

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. B,L,D

Day 4 : Falmouth
Located on Jamaica's north coast, Falmouth's new port opened in 2011. Spend the day visiting this historical city, once a trading center for sugar, rum, and coffee with England while under British rule. Visit nearby Burwood Beach, taste the island’s savory foods such as barbecue jerk chicken, and take in the island’s scenic views. B,L,D

Day 5 : At Sea
Today is spent at sea, giving us a great 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. B,L,D

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. B,L,D

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 new 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 Gatun Locks to dock in Colón, Panama on Panama’s Caribbean side. Passengers may disembark in Colón and explore the dockside shops. B,L,D

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. B,L,D

Day 9 : At Sea
On our way to Grand Cayman, 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. B,L,D

Day 10 : Grand Cayman
Our final 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, spend the day relaxing in this impressive island getaway under the sun, visiting the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, or taking a walking tour of downtown George Town. B,L,D

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®. B,L,D

Day 12 : Fort Lauderdale
We arrive in Fort Lauderdale this morning and enjoy the world-famous Jungle Queen Riverboat Cruise. We also 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 our Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner with a chance to say our goodbyes to our new friends. B,D

Day 13 : Fly Home
Today we fly home filled with wonderful memories of our Panama Canal Cruise!

B - Breakfast; CB - Continental Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner; T - Tea

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes 
All airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges
All cruise port charges, government fees, and taxes (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

30 Excellent Meals Featuring
• Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner

Exclusive Cruise Ship Benefits
• 10 nights aboard the Carribbean Princess®
• All meals aboard the ship with Anytime Dining

Ports of Call
• Falmouth, Jamaica
• Cartagena, Colombia
• Panama Canal
• Colón, Panama
• Limón, Costa Rica
• Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands*
*Denotes tender port

Attractions & Highlights
• 2 nights in Fort Lauderdale
• Sawgrass Recreation Park Everglades airboat excursion
• Jungle Queen Riverboat cruise
• Bonnet House tour

Princess Cruises® Ships are of British and Bermudan Registry

Additional fees applied by the cruise line are not included in your tour price. These fees include but are not limited to: daily service charge for cabin & wait staff, specialty restaurant cover charges and optional shore excursions.

Tour Pricing

Category - Occupancy Price (Per Person)
Airport Balcony - Double $5399
Airport Balcony - Single $8199
Airport Inside - Double $4599
Airport Inside - Single $6799
Airport Oceanview - Double $4999
Airport Oceanview - Single $7499

Final Payment Date: 10/30/2018

Guaranteed Airport Departure Cities

All tour prices include airfare from the guaranteed airports listed below. Additional cities, including flights from states not listed, are availible on request. Additional fees may apply. for more information, please call 1-800-826-2266 and one of our friendly Tour Consultants will be happy to assist.


The requirement to collect your date of birth, gender and full name as it appears on the government issued photo identification you will use on your tour is federally mandated by the Transportation Security Administration. TSA's privacy policy as well as additional details can be found at using the keywords Secure Flight.






Little Rock, Fayetteville


Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco





District of Columbia

Washington D.C.


Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Jacksonvillle, Orlando, Tallahassee, Tampa/St. Petersburg, West Palm Beach






Chicago, Moline/Quad Cities


Indianapolis, Evansville, Fort Wayne, South Bend


Des Moines, Cedar Rapids




Louisville, Lexington


New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Shreveport






Detroit, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Saginaw


Duluth, Minneapolis/St.Paul, Rochester


Jackson, Gulfport/Biloxi


St.Louis, Kansas City, Springfield/Branson


Billings, Bozeman, Missoula


Omaha, Lincoln


Las Vegas

New Jersey


New Mexico

New York

New York City, Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse

North Carolina

Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh/Durham

North Dakota

Fargo, Bismark, Grand Forks


Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton


Oklahoma City, Tulsa




Philadelphia, Allentown, Harrisburg/Middleton, Pittsburgh

South Carolina

Charleston, Greenville/Spartanburg

South Dakota

Sioux Falls, Rapid City


Nashville, Knoxville, Memphis


Houston (IAH) George Bush InterContinental Airport, Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth, San Antonio


Salt Lake City


Norfolk, Richmond


Seattle/Tacoma, Spokane

West Virginia



Milwaukee, Appleton, Eau Claire, Green Bay, Madison, Central WI/Wausau/Mosinee


Tour prices are guaranteed and include airfare, federal taxes, airport security charges, airline segment fees, airport passenger facility charges and fuel surcharges, if applicable. International airfare also includes applicable airport fees and taxes assessed by individual countries. Airline luggage fees are an additional charge and are payable directly to the airlines at check in.


Seat assignments are controlled by the airline. We will no longer solicit requests and seating cannot be guaranteed by Holiday Vacations


PLease be advised that some commercial airlines offer reduced award miles to travelers booked on a group reservation. Holiday Vacations is happy to submit your frequent flyer number to the airlines, but makes no guarantee that full mileage will be awarded.


Departue cities are subject to change due to limited or discontined airline service. The availablility of airline seats may be limited from each departure city. Holiday Vacations reserves the right to provide ground transportation to or from a larger or alternate airport.


You may request a departure from a city not listed. Holiday's air department will determine the feasibility of your request and advise you of any additional cost, if applicable.


You may request a land only price. If the tour is purchased as land only, it will be your responsibility to meet the group at the arrival airport at the time designated by Holiday Vacations. If you prefer, you can join the tour at the first night's hotel. Taxi or other airport transfer costs are not included for independant arrival or departure.

Itinerary ID:45754661 | Tour Code: CRPZ0309191
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