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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.
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Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and more: Learn about cruising the southern end of the Caribbean.
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Rain forest hikes, sunset sails: For shore excursions, the Southern Caribbean has it all.
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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
82% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> Antigua -> St. Maarten -> St. Thomas -> San Juan
73% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Miami -> Cruising -> Grand Turk -> La Romana (Casa de Campo) -> Curacao -> Aruba -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Miami
78% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Maarten -> St. Kitts -> Antigua -> St. Lucia -> Barbados -> Cruising -> San Juan
Antigua
Antiguans like to boast that they have 365 beaches -- one for each ...
Aruba
"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
Barbados -- or B'dos, as the locals abbreviate the name -- was a ...
Bequia
Deep in the Southern Caribbean is a tiny green island, just seven ...
Bonaire
Shy pink flamingoes, gentle sad-eyed donkeys and elusive sea horses ...
Curacao
The brightly hued island of Curacao, 42 miles east of Aruba, is part ...
Dominica
A visit to Dominica (pronounced Do-min-EE-kah) promises to be unlike ...
Grenada
To the uninitiated, the Southern Caribbean island of Grenada is ...
Martinique
Martinique is one of four islands in the Caribbean that's part of ...
Nevis
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. ...
We just returned from a Southern Caribbean week cruise from San Juan. Very happy with just about everything. We were Aquaclass, so most dining was in Blu. Excellent sommelier and maitre-d. Food was good all nights, sometimes exceptional. Service ... Read more
04/15
We are frequent cruisers and this was our first trip on Adventure of the Seas. We have always cruised Carnival - not just for the lower fares - but because of the staff & service. Starting out, Old San Juan is just beautiful and it was our 3rd ... Read more
We have been going on RC Cruises for years, pretty much for the points and discounts. We decided this year that we would break the mold and try the CC for the first time. We expected a very similar experience that we received with their sister ... Read more
Good Ship Katiejane4
04/15
Stayed at airport hotel the night before, location convenient but was small and extremely damp. Took taxi to port and also the mall following the cruise. Driving in san juan is an experience. Easy check in after delay due to maintenance on the boat. ... Read more
My wife and I were looking for a cruise vacation this March to escape the cold of the north and this cruise fit the bill. We have done quite a bit of cruising of the Caribbean and it was getting hard to find an itinerary that had at least one port ... Read more
04/15
WE stayed at Cambria Suites before the cruise. Excellent hotel, and we loved the room setup. It was like a mini suite with bed room and separate sitting area with its own tv. No fighting over what to watch...lol. We choose Celebrity to do our ... Read more
The crew and everyone was great. IEnjoyed the hilarious comedians too! Unfortunately the lounge was too small and some of the guess couldn't see the comedian. I was lucky to see them.The shows had GREAT singers and dancers! But, I was hoping for new ... Read more
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