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Cruises to the Southern Caribbean

Less visited than other areas in the region, the Southern Caribbean has expansive natural beauty and gorgeous scenery. Popular islands include the French West Indies (Martinique, Guadalupe and St. Bart's), lush St. Lucia, Dominica, and Grenada, and the sandy ABCs (Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao). With Barbados and Puerto Rico as main embarkation ports, your cruise vacation begins before you even board the ship.
Southern Caribbean Cruise Basics Southern Caribbean Cruise Basics
Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and more: Learn about cruising the southern end of the Caribbean.
Best Southern Caribbean Shore Excursions Best Southern Caribbean Shore Excursions
Rain forest hikes, sunset sails: For shore excursions, the Southern Caribbean has it all.
Best Beaches: Southern Caribbean Best Beaches: Southern Caribbean
Need to relax? In Southern Caribbean, life centers around "liming" at the beach. Find out where.

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79% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Thomas -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> St. Kitts -> St. Maarten -> San Juan
75% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Thomas -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> St. Kitts -> St. Maarten -> San Juan
78% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Maarten -> St. Kitts -> Antigua -> St. Lucia -> Barbados -> Cruising -> San Juan
77% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Barbados -> St. Lucia -> St. Kitts -> St. Maarten -> San Juan -> St. Thomas -> Cruising -> Barbados
82% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> Antigua -> St. Maarten -> St. Thomas -> San Juan
Antiguans like to boast that they have 365 beaches -- one for each ...
"One Happy Island." This, the official motto of Aruba, is plastered ...
Banana Coast (Trujillo)
If you're the type of cruise passenger who is looking for that ...
Barbados -- or B'dos, as the locals abbreviate the name -- was a ...
Deep in the Southern Caribbean is a tiny green island, just seven ...
Shy pink flamingoes, gentle sad-eyed donkeys and elusive sea horses ...
The brightly hued island of Curacao, 42 miles east of Aruba, is part ...
A visit to Dominica (pronounced Do-min-EE-kah) promises to be unlike ...
To the uninitiated, the Southern Caribbean island of Grenada is ...
Take a look at a map, and you'll instantly see why Guadeloupe ...
Martinique is one of four islands in the Caribbean that's part of ...
Nevis is often lumped together with nearby St. Kitts and there are ...
St. Barts
The island of St. Barts, known for its chic French ambience and ...
St. Lucia
Your first look at St. Lucia's lush coast from the deck of a cruise ...
St. Vincent
With little cruise traffic and only one all-inclusive resort, St. ...
New Years Cruise Avid_explorer
Having sailed on Celebrity's larger ships we were a little apprehensive about trying one of the slightly smaller ships but there were many positives with this ship compared to the larger ones; there seemed to be more sun loungers and as a result ... Read more
Worst Cruise Ever Duck wing
to start of, it took us three hours to board the ship. The line was from the beach to the terminal. the air in the room was misirable. reported it four times and nothing was done. Only saw the steward three times. The buffet closed to early and had ... Read more
I have been on three cruises previously, but this was my first time with Carnival Cruise Line. And the last. I was underwhelmed and disappointed with my experience on the ship. The lines on the ships were horrendous. We did the Anytime Dining, ... Read more
We just came back from our 7 day cruise with NCL, this being the first time sailing with Norwegian. We have sailed before on Carnival, Princess and Celebrity before. Embarkation was very smooth. There were 5 of us in our party and we boarded ... Read more
We LOVE cruising and had been on 4 Carnival cruises in the past 8 years. This was our first Royal Caribbean and it was definitely different from Carnival. We had a good time on the boat and a FANTASTIC in the ports, however, we both agreed we ... Read more
Awesome! luv2cruiseeverywhere
We flew in to San Juan on the 7th. We arrived around noon and got our luggage and was off to the port. There was 5 of us and the taxi ride was $29.00 and we gave the drive a nice tip. At the port, we handed off the luggage, and got in line. We ... Read more
Love the Liberty; Woo Hoo! daiquiridarling
Hotel Information: Flew in day before cruise and stayed at Caribe Hilton. Was hard to sleep due to noise (three proms the night we stayed). Room was clean and the pool area was nice as well as the grounds. There was a a nice calm swimming beach. ... Read more
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