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Bridgetown, Barbados to Bridgetown, Barbados

December 21st 2017 to January 4th 2018
Voyage SCII - 1746

Bridgetown

More than 300 years of British rule have left their mark. The whole of Bridgetown, Barbados' historic centre, with its colonial architecture surrounding Trafalgar Square, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Gentle green hilly countryside and endless fields of sugar cane characterise the island's landscape. Old colonial houses are reminders of the high life of the plantation owners, while innumerable colourful chattel houses are evidence of their workers' "moveable property". The sweeping coastline is a picture postcard of fine sandy beaches and turquoise sea surrounded by colourful coral reefs.

Soufrièr

Two famous volcanic cones are indisputably the emblem of St Lucia and have been designated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Gros and Petit Piton tower over the southern, windward side of the island and, in Soufrière, seem close enough to touch. The volcanoes have in fact long been extinct, but the sulphur springs demonstrate the power of the earth's core and still bubble up. In the Botanical Gardens, natural abundance is combined with artistic arrangements to create a colourful tropical paradise. Some people claim that Josephine, who later became Napoleon's wife, used to bathe in the little pool in the garden.

Cabrits

Dominica, nicknamed the "Nature Isle" of the Caribbean, is one of the most untouched of the Windward Islands. It boasts some of the highest mountains in the Lesser Antilles, as well as many beautiful national parks. Its interior is characterised by thick virgin forest, where rivers plunge into the depths and tiny streams wind through the jungle. Two extinct volcanoes are at the centre of the Cabrits National Park and, recaptured by nature, the former strategically important Fort Stanley appears like a picturesque backdrop in the heart of the jungle.

Basseterre/ St. Kitts

North Sound/Virgin Gorda

Explorers and privateers once used to cross swords in the Sir Francis Drake Channel. Nowadays the sea around the British Virgin Islands is one of the world's best sailing areas. Heavenly bays, gorgeous beaches, idyllic anchoring spots, smart yacht clubs and charming little beach bars make the island a popular haunt for sailors. On Virgin Gorda, once called "The Fat Virgin" by Columbus due to its shape, you can find "The Baths", one of nature's most beautiful oddities, in the National Park. Ground to a sphere and polished to a shine, the huge granite formations on the beach and in the water create a multi-branched labyrinth of giant boulders.

Great Harbour/Jost van Dyke

The Sir Francis Drake Channel, where swords were once crossed, is now one of the most beautiful sailing spots. Jost van Dyke, the smallest of the main islands in the British Virgin Islands, is a mountainous volcanic object of beauty with fewer than 300 inhabitants. One of them, Foxy, has been mixing his cocktails since 1968 and the bar of the same name enjoys a legendary reputation as perhaps the most famous beach bar in the Lesser Antilles. The island's past is less reputable - it was named by a Dutch pirate. The island gives its most beautiful treasures to all who visit - fine sand, green palm trees, colourful beach bars and the luminous blue of the sea.

White Bay/Jost van Dyke

The Sir Francis Drake Channel, where swords were once crossed, is now one of the most beautiful sailing spots. Jost van Dyke, the smallest of the main islands in the British Virgin Islands, is a mountainous volcanic object of beauty with fewer than 300 inhabitants. One of them, Foxy, has been mixing his cocktails since 1968 and the bar of the same name enjoys a legendary reputation as perhaps the most famous beach bar in the Lesser Antilles. The island's past is less reputable - it was named by a Dutch pirate. The island gives its most beautiful treasures to all who visit - fine sand, green palm trees, colourful beach bars and the luminous blue of the sea.

Gustavia/St Barthélemy

St Barthélemy, affectionately known as St Barths by most, had already had many "owners" before the Lesser Antilles were acquired by France in 1877. When the first estate was acquired by the banker David Rockefeller in 1957, the island's future was finally sealed. It became a refuge for the international jet set and an elegant holiday paradise for many Hollywood stars. For over 40 years, St Barths has cultivated a luxurious lifestyle with a Caribbean laissez-faire approach. You can stroll through the charming main town of Gustavia, whose beautifully restored houses and colonial facades look out over the sea with its elegant superyachts, browse in the shops for precious items, or enjoy a sundowner in the picturesque harbour surrounded by clusters of high class bars and restaurants.

Terre-de-Haut/Îles des Saintes

Îles des Saintes is a small archipelago which was disputed for a long time until it finally became French in 1816. In the charming main town of Terre-de-Haut, you can take a delightful stroll along the waterside promenade. Boutiques, cafés, bars and restaurants invite you to browse and spend some time here. The 'savoir vivre' takes place against a backdrop lit up in all the pastel shades of the Caribbean. Fort Napoleon is set high above the bay and your climb up to it is rewarded by a spectacular panoramic view. On the other side of the island, the Plage de Pompierre invites you to enjoy a dip in the sea and sunbathe on the beach.

Chatham Bay/Union Island

Right in the south of the Grenadines are Union Island and the Tobago Cays. Union Island was given the evocative name "the Tahiti of the West Indies" thanks to its volcanic silhouette. Four small uninhabited islands, surrounded by a protective horseshoe-shaped coral reef, form the Tobago Cays. The Horseshoe Reef holds the Atlantic swell at bay and its unique animal and plant life make it an ideal place for snorkelling. The lagoon between the islets shimmers in all shades from turquoise through to emerald green and invites you to take a dip at the fantastic beaches.

Tobago Cays

St. George's

Beautiful beaches, aromatic spice plantations, dense rainforests, waterfalls and a volcano that has long been extinct, picturesquely towering over this stunningly beautiful island. For many people, Grenada is the incarnation of a tropical paradise and St George's the most beautiful little port in the Grenadines. All around the horseshoe-shaped bay there are numerous houses that remind you of colonial times. There is good reason why nutmeg is immortalised on the national flag. Alongside cloves, cinnamon and ginger, it is one of the island's biggest exports.

Port Elizabeth / Bequia

Bequia is actually the largest island in the Grenadines, but still small and tranquil at just 18 square kilometres (87 square miles) in size. Elegant sailing yachts sway in the natural shelter of Admiralty Bay, while in lovely Port Elizabeth, with its attractive beach bars, you are right in the heart of a lifestyle that likes to take things easy. You can find Princess Margaret Beach just nearby, named because it was once visited by the British royal. On the eastern coast you can find the Old Hegg Turtle Sanctuary which focuses on rearing and caring for endangered turtles.

Itinerary

Day
Date
Port Country Arrival Departure
Thu
21.Dec 2017
Bridgetown Spain
22:00
Fri
22.Dec 2017
Soufrière St. Lucia
16:00
Sat
23.Dec 2017
Soufrière St. Lucia
13:30
Sun
24.Dec 2017
Cabrits Dominica
08:00
13:30
Mon
25.Dec 2017
Basseterre / St. Kitts St. Kitts and Nevis
08:00
14:00
Tue
26.Dec 2017
North Sound / Virgin Gonda Virgin Islands
08:00
13:00
Tue
26.Dec 2017
Great Harbour / Jost van Dyke Virgin Islands
18:00
Wed
27.Dec 2017
Great Harbour/ Jost van Dyke Virgin Islands
07:00
Wed
27.Dec 2017
White Bay / Jost van Dyke Virgin Islands
08:00
17:00
Thu
28.Dec 2017
Gustavia/ St Barthélemy France
13:30
23:59
Fri
29.Dec 2017

At Sea

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Sat
30.Dec 2017
Terre-de-Haut/Îles des Saintes Guadeloupe
08:00
13:30
Sun
31.Dec 2017
Chatham Bay / Union Island St. Vincent and Grenadines
16:30
Mon
01.Jan 2018
Chatham Bay / Union Island St. Vincent and Grenadines
15:00
Mon
01.Jan 2018
Tobago Cays St. Vincent and Grenadines
17:00
18:00
Tue
02.Jan 2018
St. George's Grenada
08:00
13:30
Wed
03.Jan 2018
Port Elizabeth / Bequia St. Vincent and Grenadines
08:00
13:00
Thu
04.Jan 2018
Bridgetown Barbados
08:00

*Early Booking Incentive Per Person Until 30th June 2017.*

Take $600 off the per person price below

Cruise Rates

Category/Cabin type 
Price per person in USD
Guaranteed double cabin* 
US $ 8,295
F Upper-/lower-bed cabin 
US $ 9,595
E De luxe double-bed cabin 
US $ 11,395
D De luxe double-bed cabin 
US $ 11,995
C De luxe double-bed cabin 
US $ 12,955
B Junior suite 
US $ 15,595
A Luxury owner suite 
US $ 16,795
Guaranteed single cabin* 
US $ 11,895

Single surcharge: Category C-F: 50% ; Category A & B: 100%
*Limited number of guaranteed cabins; allocation starts with Cat. F
These rates are in US dollars and are per person (sharing twin).
Excludes transfers, gratuities, and insurance.

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Special Offers: 

Combination Discount: When you combine two or more consecutive cruises, you will receive a 10% discount on the lower-priced cruises (cruise-only rates). 

Bring a Friend: Encourage your friends to take a cruise in 2017. For a new booking of an additional cabin, you and your friends will receive a one-time onboard credit of € 250 per cabin

Included Services:

  • Your sailing cruise in the booked cabin category.
  • As a special welcome, a bottle of champagne awaits you in your cabin.
  • A daily, freshly filled fruit basket in your cabin and in the lounge.
  • All meals on board.
  • All soft drinks as well as tea and coffee specialities.
  • High-quality wines, which have been selected to compliment meals, as well as beer are included at lunch time and with the evening meal.
  • English-speaking on-board tour guide.