Southern Caribbean Cruise March 7 - 18, 2023

About Willemstad, Curacao

Escape the last of winter on this Caribbean cruise that will visit the ABC islands. Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao offer a variety of land and water activities to suit every age group. With four sea days, this cruise is the ultimate in sunshine and relaxation.

March 7 – 18, 2023 Highlights

  • Roundtrip transportation from St Marys area to Toronto
  • 9-night Southern Caribbean Cruise from Fort Lauderdale on the Celebrity Equinox
  • Stops in Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, and Grand Cayman
  • Always Included Package with prepaid gratuities, classic beverage package and basic Wi-Fi
  • Pre-cruise accommodation in Toronto and Fort Lauderdale
  • Hosted by a Stonetown Travel team member

DAILY ITINERARY

Day 1: TUESDAY MARCH 7, 2023

Depart mid-afternoon for Toronto. Accommodation at the Double Tree Toronto Airport which has a Turtle Jacks Restaurant on site.

Day 2: Wednesday MARCH 8, 2023

Our morning flight takes us to Fort Lauderdale. After picking up our luggage, a private shuttle will take us to our hotel close to the pier. The Sun Trolley will take you around Fort Lauderdale Beach at a cost of $1. Enjoy the sand, the shops and the restaurants.

DAY 3: THURSDAY MARCH 9, 2023

A private shuttle will take us to the pier around noon. We will have the afternoon to explore the ship and get settled in our cabins before the ship sails at 4 pm. Don’t miss the sail away party on the pool deck! (L,D)

DAY 4 FRIDAY MARCH 10, 2023

Today is relax at sea day. Find a lounge chair and read a book, visit the spa or take in a hot glass class and create your own piece of art. Dine tonight in the Silhouette Dining Room or the Ocean View Café. (B,L,D)

DAY 5 SATURDAY MARCH 11, 2023

Today is the day to explore the Grand Cayman. Will you relax on one of the many beautiful beaches on the island, snorkel over one of the coral reefs or shop in designer boutiques. Want an island treat? Try a conch fritter. (B,L,D)

DAY 6: SUNDAY MARCH 12, 2023

Sunday is supposed to be a day of rest and where better to rest then onboard the Equinox. Or will the casino be calling you? (B,L,D)

DAY 7: MONDAY MARCH 13, 2023

We will be able to watch the ship dock mid-morning in the colourful capital of Aruba, Oranjestad. Shore excursion options abound here both on land and on sea. The late departure gives the opportunity to go on a sunset cruise. (B,L,D)

DAY 8: TUESDAY MARCH 14

We will sail into Willemstad, Curacao after breakfast. There is history to discover on this island with its Dutch, Spanish and Portuguese heritage. (B,L,D)

DAY 9: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15

Wake up this morning in the capital city of Bonaire, Kralendijk. The island is surrounded by a marine park that starts at the beach so another opportunity for snorkelling. Or perhaps go in search of the flamingoes that the island is famous for. (B,L,D)

DAYS 10 AND 11: THURSDAY MARCH 16 AND FRIDAY MARCH 17

Two glorious days at sea to relax aboard the ship. Check the Celebrity Today newspaper left in your cabin each night for all the activities on the ship. There is sure to be a St. Patrick’s Day party or two! (B,L,D)

DAY 12: SATURDAY MARCH 18

All good things must come to an end. We will disembark the ship in Fort Lauderdale and transfer to the airport for our flight home. After collecting our luggage, the shuttle will be waiting to return us to our home area. (B)


Pricing:

$3200 per person double occupancy in a Category 9 inside cabin

$3250 per person double occupancy in a Category 8 ocean view cabin

$3725 per person double occupancy in a Category C3 concierge cabin

Prices are based on a minimum of 24 passengers and are subject to change with fewer numbers.

Inclusions:

  • Roundtrip shuttle to Toronto Airport with gratuities
  • Overnight accommodation in Toronto
  • Overnight accommodation in Fort Lauderdale
  • 9 night cruise on the Celebrity Equinox with all meals in complimentary restaurants and the Classic Beverage Package, Surf Internet and Gratuities

Not Included:

  • Roundtrip Airfare
  • Shore excursions
  • Trip cancellation and interruption insurance and out of country medical
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Meals in Toronto and Fort Lauderdale
  • Anything not specifically mentioned as included
Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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