Meet Braemar for a pre-Christmas cruise to Cuba and the Caribbean and prepare for the busy festive period with untouched landscapes, authentic cultures, beautiful beaches and much more.
You can feel the unique black sands of St Vincent between your toes; admire the Amsterdam-esque architecture of Oranjestad, Aruba; and delve into the rich history of Falmouth and Santo Domingo.
Cuba is sure to be an undoubted highlight: after Santiago de Cuba, you’ll stop overnight in Havana, affording time to explore historic districts, sample authentic Cuban rum, and even see the sights from an iconic classic car.
- 13 nights’ staying in an interior room aboard Braemar – upgrades available at an additional supplement
- Return flights from Manchester or Gatwick
- Comfortable, stylish rooms and suites equipped with a Smart TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities, a fridge and individually controlled air conditioning
- A tempting choice of cuisine every day throughout your cruise – with five-course à la carte dinners, casual breakfast and lunch buffets, late-night snacks and much more
- Unlimited, self-service tea and coffee available 24hrs at selected venues, complimentary afternoon tea with sandwiches and cakes, and in-room sandwiches and snacks
- A full programme of evening entertainment, including cabaret shows, comedy, dancing and live music
- Full use of on board leisure facilities, including swimming pools, Jacuzzis and gym
- A wide choice of engaging on board activities and lectures throughout the day
- All UK port taxes (where collectable in advance)
- Luggage porterage between your room and the drop-off/pick-up point
- Flights and connecting transfers to/from your ship, as arranged and confirmed as part of a fly-cruise holiday
- Formal welcome and/or Captain’s Drinks Party and Gala Buffet
Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability. Single supplements apply.
To speak to an adviser regarding more information for this cruise or to book this cruise, please call 0800 1707 233 and quote *DC THOMSON TRAVEL*
Caribbean & Havana Fly Cruise Itinerary
Thu 10 Dec: Bridgetown, Barbados
With its balmy climate, buzzing atmosphere, glorious azure waters and incredible beaches, Bridgetown is a tropical city that epitomises paradise. There is rarely a dull day in the capital and largest city of Barbados.
Fri 11 Dec: Kingstown, St Vincent & The Grenadines
Kingstown, the capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, is famed for its lush Botanical Gardens and aviaries, and is affectionately known by locals as the City of Arches given its intertwining cobbled streets that lead to magnificent churches and historic buildings.
Sun 13 Dec: Oranjestad, Aruba
Oranjestad is the capital of the Dutch island of Aruba, in the Caribbean Sea. The vividly coloured colonial buildings that mirror those in Amsterdam, clearly point to Oranjestad’s rich Dutch heritage. The city is one of the Caribbean’s true gems, combining European-style architecture with glorious white sand beaches, palm trees and flamingos.
Tue 15 Dec: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Nestling in the Sierra Maestra Mountains, Santiago is Cuba’s second largest city and heralded for its cultural and artistic influence. The birthplace of many well-known Cuban musicians, artists and poets, the city is home to various galleries, museums and monuments, each celebrating the country’s prominent cultural background.
Thu 17 & Fri 18 Dec: Havana, Cuba
Havana, the capital city, major port, and leading commercial centre of Cuba, is famed for its colonial history and vibrant culture.
Sun 20 Dec: Falmouth, Jamaica
The beautiful town of Falmouth, Jamaica – much like its English namesake – has gorgeous sandy beaches, lush fields, dense woodland areas and rolling hills to explore along the length of its golden shores.
Tue 22 & Wed 23 Dec: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Discovered by Columbus in 1496, Santo Domingo is the New World’s oldest colonial city. A beautiful place to simply walk around, the cobbled streets of Santo Domingo are lined with 15th & 16th century buildings that remind you of the city’s unique history.