Find Cruises to the Panama Canal & Central America

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18-day Panama Canal
Departure Port: Boston
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 9
Holland America Line
Maasdam
Pro: Intimate atmosphere pairs well with unique itineraries
Con: Shows signs of age in some areas
Bottom Line: Excellent value for those who prefer a mid-sized ship
Day 1 Boston
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Day 6 Cruising
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 9 Panama Canal
Day 9 Panama Canal
Day 9 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 12 Corinto
Day 13 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 14 Puerto Chiapas
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Cruising
Day 17 Cabo San Lucas
Day 18 Cruising
Day 19 San Diego
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18 Night Panama Canal Cruise
Departure Port: San Francisco
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 9
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Seven Seas Mariner

Pros: Cruise fare covers nearly everything: drinks, tips and excellent variety of excursions

Cons: Prices are among the industry's highest, even for entry-level suites

Bottom Line: Inclusive nature and great service means a Mariner cruise is all about relaxing

Fabulous dining: steakhouse, upscale French venue
All drinks included; no tipping policy
Teatime is a popular onboard diversion
Best kids-focused programs for luxury seekers
Day 1 San Francisco
Day 2 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 3 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 4 Cabo San Lucas
Day 5 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 6 Acapulco
Day 7 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 8 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 9 Corinto
Day 10 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 11 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 12 Panama Canal
Day 13 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 14 Caribbean Sea (Cruising)
Day 15 Caribbean Sea (Cruising)
Day 16 Nassau
Day 17 Atlantic Ocean (Cruising)
Day 18 Atlantic Ocean (Cruising)
Day 19 New York (Manhattan)
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14-day Panama Canal
Departure Port: Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 13
Holland America Line
Maasdam
Pro: Intimate atmosphere pairs well with unique itineraries
Con: Shows signs of age in some areas
Bottom Line: Excellent value for those who prefer a mid-sized ship
Day 1 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 5 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 5 Panama Canal
Day 5 Panama Canal
Day 6 Cruising
Day 7 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 8 Corinto
Day 9 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 10 Puerto Chiapas
Day 11 Cruising
Day 12 Cruising
Day 13 Cabo San Lucas
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 San Diego
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18 Night Transcanal Cruise
Departure Port: San Francisco
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 20
Oceania Cruises
Regatta
Pros: Gorgeously refurbished in 2014
Cons: In rough seas, movement is quite noticable
Bottom Line: One of the most beautiful ships at sea
Day 1 San Francisco
Day 2 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 3 Catalina Island (California)
Day 4 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 5 Cabo San Lucas
Day 6 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 7 Acapulco
Day 8 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 9 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 10 San Juan del Sur
Day 11 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 12 Pacific Ocean (Cruising)
Day 13 Panama Canal
Day 13 Colon (Cristobal)
Day 14 Colon (Cristobal)
Day 15 Cartagena (Spain)
Day 16 Caribbean Sea (Cruising)
Day 17 Cruising
Day 18 Key West
Day 19 Miami
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19 Night Panama Canal & British Columbia
Departure Port: Vancouver
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 23
Princess Cruises
Coral Princess
Pro: Intimate atmosphere with attentive service
Con: Limited onboard activities, outnumbered by up charges
Bottom Line: Ship's small size and offbeat itineraries tend to draw a more mature crowd
Two alternative restaurants: Sabatini's, Bayou Cafe
Day 1 Vancouver
Day 2 Astoria
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Los Angeles
Day 6 Cruising
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 Puerto Vallarta
Day 9 Cruising
Day 10 Huatulco
Day 11 Cruising
Day 12 San Juan del Sur
Day 13 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 16 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 17 Aruba
Day 18 Cruising
Day 19 Cruising
Day 20 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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19 Night Panama Canal Pacific Adventure
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 23 Dec 21 More
2018 Apr 9 Less
Princess Cruises
Island Princess
Pro: Comfortable, mid-sized ship; peaceful adults-only sun deck; good variety of food.
Con: Ship generally feels cramped; bathrooms and standard balconies are also small.
Bottom Line: Ideal for those looking for a traditional cruise ship experience with no surprises.
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Huatulco
Day 6 Puerto Chiapas
Day 7 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 8 Cruising
Day 9 Cruising
Day 10 Gatun Lake
Day 11 Gatun Lake
Day 12 Cruising
Day 13 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 14 San Juan del Sur
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Cruising
Day 17 Manzanillo
Day 18 Cruising
Day 19 Cruising
Day 20 Los Angeles
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15 Night Panama Canal - Ocean To Ocean
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 27 Dec 6 More
2018 Jan 5 Feb 4 Less
Princess Cruises
Coral Princess
Pro: Intimate atmosphere with attentive service
Con: Limited onboard activities, outnumbered by up charges
Bottom Line: Ship's small size and offbeat itineraries tend to draw a more mature crowd
Two alternative restaurants: Sabatini's, Bayou Cafe
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Puerto Vallarta
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Huatulco
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 San Juan del Sur
Day 9 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 12 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 13 Aruba
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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21-day Panama Canal
Departure Port: Vancouver
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 30
Holland America Line
Nieuw Amsterdam
Pro: Innovative dining options serve high quality fare
Con: Tends to quiet down early on in the night
Bottom Line: Great choice for multigenerational groups
Day 1 Vancouver
Day 2 Astoria
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 San Francisco
Day 5 Catalina Island (California)
Day 6 San Diego
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 Cabo San Lucas
Day 9 Puerto Vallarta
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Huatulco
Day 12 Puerto Chiapas
Day 13 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 14 Corinto
Day 15 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 16 Cruising
Day 17 Panama Canal
Day 17 Panama Canal
Day 17 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 18 Cruising
Day 19 Aruba
Day 20 Cruising
Day 21 Cruising
Day 22 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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16-day Panama Canal
Departure Port: San Diego
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 5
Holland America Line
Nieuw Amsterdam
Pro: Innovative dining options serve high quality fare
Con: Tends to quiet down early on in the night
Bottom Line: Great choice for multigenerational groups
Day 1 San Diego
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cabo San Lucas
Day 4 Puerto Vallarta
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Huatulco
Day 7 Puerto Chiapas
Day 8 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 9 Corinto
Day 10 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 11 Cruising
Day 12 Panama Canal
Day 12 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 12 Panama Canal
Day 13 Cruising
Day 14 Aruba
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Cruising
Day 17 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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15 Night Panama Canal Cruise
Departure Port: San Francisco
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 5
Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Sun
Pro: Thorough refurbishments keep this older ship up to date.
Con: Longer itineraries can make this ship less family friendly
Bottom Line: With exotic itineraries, Sun provides benefits of Freestyle cruising in South America and Panama Canal.
Large ship, but easy to navigate
Day 1 San Francisco
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Cabo San Lucas
Day 5 Puerto Vallarta
Day 6 Cruising
Day 7 Huatulco
Day 8 Puerto Chiapas
Day 9 Cruising
Day 10 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 11 Cruising
Day 12 Panama Canal
Day 13 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Miami
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14-day Panama Canal From Los Angeles
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 7
Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Pearl
Pro: Plenty of dining, nightlife and family options to easily accommodate short sailings
Con: Unless you're onboard for a theme charter, evening entertainment might feel a bit dated
Bottom Line: Whether you're just taking a long weekend or sailing with superstars, Norwegian Pearl is a cheerful ship to call home
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cabo San Lucas
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Acapulco
Day 6 Huatulco
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 9 Cruising
Day 10 Panama Canal
Day 11 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 12 Cruising
Day 13 Cruising
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 New Orleans
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15 Night Eastbound Panama Canal Cruise
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 9
Celebrity Cruises
Celebrity Infinity
Pro: Indoor solarium and pool ideal in bad weather
Con: A variety of dining options, but most for an additional fee
Bottom Line: A comfortable way to cross the Panama Canal or sail into some sun
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cabo San Lucas
Day 4 Puerto Vallarta
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Cruising
Day 7 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 8 Cruising
Day 9 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Panama Canal
Day 12 Colon (Cristobal)
Day 13 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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15 Night Panama Canal - Ocean To Ocean
Departure Port: Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 12 More
2018 Feb 19 Less
Princess Cruises
Coral Princess
Pro: Intimate atmosphere with attentive service
Con: Limited onboard activities, outnumbered by up charges
Bottom Line: Ship's small size and offbeat itineraries tend to draw a more mature crowd
Two alternative restaurants: Sabatini's, Bayou Cafe
Day 1 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Aruba
Day 5 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 6 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 9 San Juan del Sur
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Cruising
Day 12 Cruising
Day 13 Cabo San Lucas
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 San Francisco
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15 Night Panama Canal - Ocean To Ocean
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 12 More
2018 Jan 9 Less
Princess Cruises
Island Princess
Pro: Comfortable, mid-sized ship; peaceful adults-only sun deck; good variety of food.
Con: Ship generally feels cramped; bathrooms and standard balconies are also small.
Bottom Line: Ideal for those looking for a traditional cruise ship experience with no surprises.
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Puerto Vallarta
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Huatulco
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 San Juan del Sur
Day 9 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 12 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 13 Aruba
Day 14 Cruising
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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19-day Panama Canal
Departure Port: Vancouver
Sailing Dates
2017 Oct 17
Holland America Line
Eurodam
Pro: Exceptional dining and entertainment options
Con: Up-selling in spa and shops can feel a bit excessive
Bottom Line: Traditional ship with fresh, modern touches
Day 1 Vancouver
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 San Francisco
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Cruising
Day 7 Cruising
Day 8 Puerto Vallarta
Day 9 Cruising
Day 10 Cruising
Day 11 Puerto Chiapas
Day 12 Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Day 13 Corinto
Day 14 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Day 15 Cruising
Day 16 Panama Canal
Day 16 Panama Canal
Day 16 Panama Canal (Cruising)
Day 17 Cartagena (Colombia)
Day 18 Cruising
Day 19 Cruising
Day 20 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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