(1 p.m. EST) -- In many ways, the Bahamas offers the quintessential cruise getaway: a quick trip that offers fun in the sun, swaying palm trees and crystal-blue waters. From weeklong cruises that often pair a trip to the Bahamas with ports of call in Florida and the Caribbean to short weekend breaks, these voyages offer a lot of bang for your cruising buck. These deals push the envelope even further, making you ask the question: "Why stay at home?"

Here are five noteworthy Bahamas deals you won't want to pass up.

Note: Cruises are subject to availability, and prices may change at any time. All prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Perks may only apply to select sailings and cabin categories and are subject to change at any time.


3-Night Bahamas Cruise

Price: $149 per person ($49 per night)
Ship: Carnival Conquest
Date: April 20, 2020
Itinerary: Miami > Sea Day > Nassau > Miami
Bonus Offers: Free two-category upgrade, prepaid gratuities, onboard credit


4-Night Bahamas Cruise

Price: $110 per person ($27 per night)
Ship: Norwegian Sky
Date: March 30, 2020
Itinerary: Miami > Sea Day > Key West > Great Stirrup Cay > Miami
Bonus Offers: Onboard credit, free Wi-Fi package, free drinks


5-Night Bahamas Cruise

Price: $173 per person ($34 per night)
Ship: Carnival Ecstasy
Date: September 21, 2020
Itinerary: Jacksonville > Sea Day > Nassau > Princess Cays > Sea Day > Jacksonville
Bonus Offers: Onboard credit, reduced deposit


7-Night Perfect Day Bahamas Cruise

Price: $296 per person ($43 per night)
Ship: Majesty of the Seas
Date: August 15, 2020
Itinerary: New Orleans > Sea Day > Key West > Nassau > Perfect Day at CocoCay > 2 Sea Days > New Orleans
Bonus Offers: Free gratuities on select categories, onboard credit, kids sail free, discounts for third and fourth passengers, American Express savings


10-Night Bahamas & Bermuda Cruise

Price: $699 per person ($70 per night)
Ship: Norwegian Dawn
Date: April 9, 2020
Itinerary: New York (Manhattan) > Sea Day > King's Wharf > King's Wharf > Sea Day > Great Stirrup Cay > Nassau > Port Canaveral (Orlando) > Sea Day > Norfolk > New York (Manhattan)
Bonus Offers: Choice of free open bar, specialty dining, shore excursions and/or Wi-Fi