Join us for a "Dream Cruise" Presentation on Sat, Feb. 2 at Holiday Inn Route 66 (10709 Watson Rd., 63127) - Call to RSVP
Day 1: Depart St. Louis
Board our deluxe motor coach and head southeast for this unforgettable 13-day tour. Overnight in Cartersville, GA at the Hampton Inn. D
Day 2: Orlando
Arrive in Central Florida for a two-night stay at the Rosen Centre Hotel, located in the heart of Orlando’s tourism district. Enjoy dinner this evening at the extensive buffet of Café Gauguin, one of several onsite restaurants. B, D
Day 3: Orlando
Spend a leisure day in Orlando enjoying the sunshine and amenities of the Rosen Centre, including a full-service health spa, Olympic size tropical outdoor swimming pool, boutique shopping, transportation services to area attractions, and diverse restaurant options. Or, board the Sunrise Tours motor coach for an optional trip to the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral for a behind the scenes look at space exploration (additional expense). B
Day 4: Embark
Bon voyage! Travel to Ft. Lauderdale to depart for your 7-day Western Caribbean Cruise aboard one of Holland America’s newest vessels, the MS Nieuw Statendam, christened in December of 2018. With stops in the Bahamas, Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, and Mexico, this cruise hits the biggest highlights of the Caribbean while delivering a first-rate cruising experience. (Embark 5pm) B, [all subsequent meals included on board]
Day 5: Half Moon Cay, Bahamas
Exclusive to Holland America’s travelers, this 2,400-acre private island is uncrowded and unspoiled, with miles of pristine white-sand beaches for tranquil solitude, and port activities for those who want to stay active. Enjoy all day in this tropical paradise before continuing the journey at sea. (8am-4pm)
Day 6: Day at Sea
Experience all that the MS Nieuw Statendam has to offer, including the Greenhouse Spa and Salon, B.B. King’s Blues Club, and cooking workshops at America’s Test Kitchen. Dine in your choice of specialty restaurants and enjoy a variety of performances at the Lincoln Center Stage, World Stage, and Billboard Onboard. The 2,666-passenger vessel is just the right size; big enough to feature world class amenities, yet not so big to overwhelm.
Day 7: Falmouth, Jamaica
Once the Caribbean’s most prosperous town due to sugar, coffee, and rum, today Falmouth is lined with historic buildings and is the boyhood home of record setting Olympian Usain Bolt. Spend the day exploring the area with the option of guided port activities available for additional expense. (8am-5pm)
Day 8: Georgetown, Cayman Islands
The Cayman Islands feature vast beaches, lush gardens, warm breezes, clear seas and a surprisingly exciting culinary scene. A famous spot for celebrity chefs to set up shop, Georgetown is known as one of the best places to eat in the Caribbean. (8am-4pm)
Day 9: Cozumel, Mexico
Discover one of the most popular destinations in the Caribbean, off the eastern coast of Mexican’s Yucatán Peninsula. The sunny and tropical climate combined with the rich history of Mayan civilization, draws beach goers and adventure seekers alike. Unique port activities (additional cost) include traveling to the area’s most renowned archeological ruins or enjoying traditional Mayan cuisine and cacao. (11am-11pm)
Day 10: Day at Sea
The dress code aboard the MS Nieuw Statendam is resort casual during the day, with nice attire for fine dining restaurants and special events on board. Slacks and collared shirts are appropriate for men and slacks, skirts, or summer dresses for women. “Gala Nights” are special evenings when men have the option to wear suit and tie, and cocktail dresses for women.
Day 11: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Disembark this magical journey with plenty of memories and new friends, travel to Orlando and overnight at Rosen Centre Hotel. D
Day 12: Northwest Georgia
Depart Orlando for an overnight stay in northwest Georgia. B, D
Day 13: Return Home B
Per Person Rates
Call for triple/quad rate.
•Deposit of $350 per person, or $700 per cabin, due with reservation
•Final payment due November 15, 2019
Rather fly to join the fun? Please call for details.