Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise
Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise
Check off several bucket list destinations on this 11-Day Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise. Visit stunning Caribbean Islands, cruise through the famous Panama Canal, climb “las murallas” in Cartagena, Colombia. Spot a sloth lumbering in the trees in Costa Rica.
Round-trip Miami, FL with 8 ports of call: George Town, Cartagena, Gatun Lake, Colon, Puerto Limon, Harvest Caye, Cozumel, Miami.
Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise Highlights
Come aboard Norwegian Gem and discover your new happy place as you splash around The Caribbean. Discover Cartagena’s colonial architecture, picturesque squares and historic sites that offer a glimpse into the city’s dramatic past that includes infamous pirates and the Spanish Inquisition. Visit the Panama Canal – a modern wonder – and recline on one of Colón’s incredible beaches. Then hop on over to The Caribbean’s premier resort-style destination, Harvest Caye, and zoom over sapphire waters on a zip line and unwind in a private, luxury beachside villa. Or head to Belize’s mainland and savour every moment during a tour of the Akte’il Ha Cacao Farm (chocolate sampling encouraged!)
Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise Itinerary
|Port of Call||Date||Arrival Time||Departure Time|
|George Town, Cayman Islands||02/07/2024||8:00 am||5:00 pm|
|Cartagena, Colombia||02/09/2024||6:00 am||2:00 pm|
|Panama Canal, Gatun Lake (tender only)*||02/10/2024||5:00 am||3:00 pm|
|Colon, Panama||02/10/2024||5:00 pm||8:00 pm|
|Puerto Limon, Costa Rica||02/11/2024||7:00 am||3:00 pm|
|Harvest Caye, Belize||02/13/2024||10:00 am||4:00 pm|
|Cozumel, Mexico||02/14/2024||12:00 pm||8:00 pm|
*Please note, only booked shore excursion guests can disembark at Gatun Lake. But everyone is welcome to explore at our port-of-call in Colón.
Note: Cruise Itinerary may be subject to change by NCL at any time. Schedule last updated by NCL on October 18, 2022.
Group Rate for Balcony (BA) on this Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise
(Note: Stateroom may not look exactly the same as in photo.)
Febuary 5th to 16th, 2024 Sailing: $3,227.31 CAD PP*
Our exclusive rate, which is only available for Balcony Staterooms (BA) on the Norwegian Gem Panama Canal Cruise round-trip sailing from Miami departing on February 5th, 2024, includes Govt Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses, choice of ALL group amenities offered by NCL (package to be selected closer to departure), plus $100 USD on board credit. Limited availability.
*Read Additional Information below before booking.
NOTE: Please be sure to read ALL the additional information below. In particular, take note of NCL Cancellation & Name Change Fees as well as Kaz Custom Travel Fees.
- Group rate for this sailing is exclusive to Kaz Custom Travel.
- A limited number of Balcony (BA) staterooms are available at this group rate.
- Group rate is subject to availability at time of stateroom assignment and booking confirmation*.
- Our group rate and amenity packages are only available to the first and second guests in a stateroom.
- A deposit of $250 USD pp and a non-refundable Client Support Fee will be required to confirm your stateroom assignment*.
- Final Payment is due 10/08/2023.
- Payments not received by due dates will result in cancellation of booking and /or confirmed space, cancellation fees and rebooking fees.
*Stateroom assignment and group rate cannot be guaranteed unless full deposit of $250 USD pp (minimum $500 USD per stateroom), and our non-refundable Client Support Fee is received and your booking is confirmed. Deposit and final payment are subject to NCL’s group refund/cancellation policy current at the time of booking (see below) and Kaz Custom Travel’s cancellation policy (see below).
NCL Need to Know
Cruise fares are per person, based on double occupancy. 3rd-8th guest pricing is subject to availability at time of booking. All air add-ons, package rates and other add-on rates are per person (when applicable). Onboard service charges are additional. GTFPE are subject to change. Cabin assignment with names requires full deposit within 7 days of booking. NCL T&C apply. Rates do not include shore excursions and gratuities. Guest is responsible for 20% gratuities on the retail value of the Beverage and Specialty Dining Package if this Amenities option is chosen.
- Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
- Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
- View a list of tender ports.
EMBARKATION + DISEMBARKATION
- Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing on Day 1 of cruise.
- Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking on final day of cruise.
- To receive the group rate and group amenities, solo travellers wishing to travel by themselves must pay 200% of the group cabin rate.
- There are no studio cabins available for solo travellers on this sailing.
- Depending on time of booking, you may be able to get 50% off airfare booked with NCL.
NCL Cancellation & Name Change Fees
|Days to Voyage||Cancellation Fee|
|30 days or less||100%*|
*Applies to total payments made or deposit - whichever is higher. Fees are in US dollars.
Name revisions or substitutions are not permitted without the approval of Norwegian. All name revisions or substitutions are considered reservation cancellations and new booking and regular cancellation fees apply. If Norwegian approves a name revision or substitution, such change will be subject to a cancellation fee in accordance with the Cancellation Policy set forth above.
Kaz Custom Travel Fees
Client Support Fee
Rates exclude our Client Support Fee for Pre-Planned Private Groups. Our current Client Support Fee is $100 CAD for the first guest and $45 CAD for each additional guest travelling on the same booking. Please read our "Our Professional Planning Fees" for details.
Please note: Our Client Support Fee is non-refundable, non-transferable and cannot be applied against the cost of your trip.
Cancellation & Change Fees
For voluntary cancellation (where you choose to cancel)
- Cancellation Fee as per our Fee Cancellation Schedule, plus
- Any additional cancellation fees charged by NCL or any other supplier on your booking(s).
Our cancellation & Change Fees vary depending on your specific booking (e.g. pre- and post-cruise extras. Please see our Professional Service Fees for our current cancellation and change fees.
Cancellation of the Cruise by NCL
- For involuntary cancellations by NCL that are out of our control, NCL's cancellation and refund policy at that time will apply.
We strongly recommend you protect your investment with Travel Insurance. Please request a quote before you book your cruise.
No one to travel with on this Panama Canal & Caribbean Cruise?
Ask your gal pals, mom, sister, daughter, grandmother to cruise with you!
By blocking group space on the Norwegian Gem Panama Cruise, sailing February 5th to February 16th, 2024, Kaz Custom Travel is able to offer clients this exclusive group rate and choice of amenities package plus $100 USD OBC in select Balcony (BA) staterooms. Rate is based on 2 people sharing. Unfortunately there are no studios for solo passengers available on this Panama Cruise sailing.
If you would like to take advantage of the group rate without paying for the entire stateroom, why not share this web page with your network of female friends and family to see who would like to share a stateroom with you? Ask your gal pals, your mom, sister, daughter or grandmother if they’d like to travel with you! You never know who might also have the Panama Canal and Caribbean on their bucket list.
Contact Kaz Custom Travel to book your cruise or to request a quote for different departure dates/cabin selections and/or pre- or post-cruise land options.*
*Before booking, please ensure you have read the above Additional Information, in particular the Need to Know, Important Information, NCL Cancellation & Name Change Fees, and Kaz Custom Travel Fees.
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