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Cruises & Cruisetours
Something for everyone
There’s something exciting for everyone on board! Cruisers of all ages will love our Discovery at SEA programming, Discovery family excursions and the youth and teen centers — keeping our youngest cruisers entertained all voyage long.
Princess® brings you to secluded beaches, takes you off the beaten path in laid-back port towns and provides unique opportunities to immerse yourself deeper in Caribbean destinations on shore and on board. Named among the Best Cruise Lines in the World by Condé Nast, we ensure you’ll uncover the very best this region has to offer.
Escape to paradise
Let the waves of the turquoise sea crashing on golden beaches and the soft rustle of palm trees fluttering in the warm Caribbean breeze invite you to explore this enticing destination . From charming beach towns to lush rainforests and pristine coastlines, the Caribbean is an ideal destination for all ages . Set sail with Princess,® named “Best Cruise Lines for Families” by Travel + Leisure, and discover your perfect adventure to come back new.®
Embrace the rhythm
Island-themed celebrations, tantalizing cuisine and Caribbean activities — all part of the exclusive Rhythm of the Caribbean program — allow you to dive deeper into local life and experience the colorful culture of the Caribbean right on board.
Eastern Caribbean port spotlights
Discover the allure of colorful charm in port cities and submerge in a turquoise-tinted world teeming with vibrant underwater wildlife on a shore excursion with Princess,® including options curated by Discovery™ and Animal Planet.™
St . Thomas
With a More Ashore Late Night port of call in St. Thomas, you’ll have plenty of time to explore the iconic Trunk Bay or visit the 5-acre Coral World Ocean Park, where you can get up close to stunning marine life.
St. Thomas Excursion
MAGENS BAY BEACH
One of the “World’s Best Beaches” as selected by National Geographic, Magens Bay Beach features waters perfect for swimming.
St . Maarten
Half of St. Maarten is Dutch, the other half French, but both sides offer stunning beaches and boutique shops. Explore trendy art galleries before indulging in some of the most delicious cuisines in the Caribbean.
St. Maarten Excursion
AMERICA’S CUP YACHT RACE Experience America’s Cup yacht race and compete in a race around a shortened course.
Named “Top Private Island” by Cruise Critic, this exclusive Bahamian beach retreat offers exhilarating water activities like kayaking or taking a ride on a paddle wheeler.
Princess Cays® Excursion
GLASS-BOTTOM BOAT CRUISE Enjoy a glass-bottom boat cruise to coral reefs and visit mangroves, lagoons and a sparkling beach.
Western Caribbean port spotlights
Encounter ruins remnant of ancient civilizations and dramatic landscapes in the Western Caribbean. When you sail with Princess® to this region, you’ll enjoy up-close and unforgettable encounters on a variety of Discovery™ and Animal Planet™ excursions for all ages.
Explore Mayan temple ruins overlooking the sea. Enjoy a More Ashore Late Night port of call from Cozumel and venture inland to discover the lost city of Coba boasting the tallest pyramid in the Yucatán.
TULUM MAYAN RUINS
Marvel at El Castillo, the Temple of the Descending God, the Temple of the Water and the Temple of the Frescos.
Weave through Eden Rock, where fish escort you through unique rock formations. Experienced divers will love Devil’s Grotto, known for its coral colors and unique marine life.
Grand Cayman Excursion
STINGRAY SANDBAR & CAYMAN Meet sea turtles and witness yearling turtles playing. Take a plunge with stingrays in their natural habitat.
Roatán, the largest of the Bay Islands of Honduras, is noted for its pristine coral reefs, beautiful beaches and friendly people. The hilly island is a great destination for snorkeling and hiking.
BARRIER REEF SNORKEL Gaze upon amazing reef wonders including 106 different live coral species and 500 species of fish.
Feel the rhythm of the Caribbean
From riveting presentations by shark divers and treasure hunters to steel pan drum demonstrations and an array of immersive, one-of-a-kind Caribbean activities, the exclusive Rhythm of the Caribbean program brings island culture straight to you.
A TASTE OF THE TROPICS
Savor a diverse range of Caribbean flavors with authentic dishes served right on board! Every dish is expertly crafted to blend flavors like zesty Jamaican jerk chicken and savory creole black mussels.
Tropical cocktails inspired by renowned mixologist Rob Floyd are the perfect addition to your island getaway. From classic piña coladas and mojitos to local Caribbean rum tastings, there's a spirit to satisfy your cravings.
CARIBBEAN FESTIVALS & PARTIES
It’s a never-ending revelry with Rhythm of the Caribbean. Pulsing parties are always complete with live music, talented performers and island-inspired libations. Sway to the beat of local bands on board playing the laid-back sounds of calypso, reggae and steel pan.
Tales of the deep
Meet treasure hunters and real-life shark divers who share stories of their incredible adventures swimming amongst the ocean’s predators. Marine scientists and oceanographers captivate with their tales of deep-water search and rescue operations.
Explore on board
With Princess,® your tropical getaway becomes more than just a vacation. It’s a chance to create memories with your family and friends that will last a lifetime. Spend time exploring the treasures on shore, then return to your ship for dazzling, award-winning production shows, irresistible cuisine and everything in between. You’ll have nothing but time to create unforgettable memories with the ones that matter most.
Made from scratch
For a meal bursting with flavor, look no further than an array of dining venues. Savor the spices and vibrant regional ingredients that make each dish so unique. Plus, they’re expertly crafted by some of the most respected chefs in the culinary industry. Enjoy!
Experience the magic of acclaimed Chef Angelo Auriana at Sabatini’s℠ Italian Trattoria and try one of the handmade pasta dishes inspired by the Italian countryside. Guests are even invited to watch pasta being made in the display kitchen. Savor a tender steak or enticing seafood options at the classically elegant Crown Grill,℠ named “Best Cruise Ship Steakhouses” by USA TODAY.
Slices at sea
Come find out why this pizza was awarded “Best Pizza at Sea” by USA TODAY. Treat yourself to a slice of Neapolitanstyle pizza or one of the other delicious Italian items such as a deep-dish focaccia, calzone or California artisanal toast.
WORLD FRESH MARKETPLACE
Delight in everything from hand-carved roasted meats to regional cuisine, familiar favorites, quick snacks, perfectly crafted salads and satisfying sandwiches.
KEEPIN’ IT CASUAL
Sample the ocean’s bounty at Steamers Seafood.℠ Indulge in a “plank” of savory meats at Planks BBQ℠ or sink your teeth into the “Best Burger at Sea,” “The Ernesto,” at The Salty Dog Grill.℠
Equally spectacular as the glittering Caribbean Sea are the exciting entertainment options on board Princess.® Witness everything from riveting theater productions to live musical performances and even watch your favorite movie beneath a canopy of twinkling stars — all aboard your ship!
Stephen Schwartz, the award-winning composer of Wicked, creates a spellbinding story of magic interwoven with some of his most famous songs in an exciting production, Magic to Do, while The Secret Silk brings a folkloric tale to life with puppetry, music and dance. Born to Dance, another production from Schwartz, celebrates the aspirations and triumphs of professional dancers. Encore is an upbeat performance that showcases the talents of professional musicians, singers and ballroom dancers. If you’re looking to participate in or watch some friendly competition, check out The Voice of the Ocean, based on the hit TV show, The Voice.
Relax under a blanket of stars and catch your favorite movie, concert or sporting event at our expansive outdoor movie theater. Enjoy the warm Caribbean breeze while snacking on complimentary popcorn.
As you sail from one idyllic tropical paradise to the next, you’ll have plenty of time on board to rejuvenate and replenish before the next Caribbean adventure. Visit the Lotus Spa® or The Sanctuary and be pampered in a world of relaxation and harmony.
After an eventful day on shore, come relax in the award-winning Lotus Spa®, named “Best Spa Facilities” by Porthole Magazine, where you can spoil yourself with a variety of wonderful treatments. Enjoy in an aromatherapy stone massage or hit the state-of-the-art fitness center and burn off the previous night’s indulgences.
Escape to a peaceful, adult-only oasis dedicated to complete tranquility. Located on the upper deck of your ship, The Sanctuary not only boasts sweeping views of the Caribbean landscape, but it also has Serenity Stewards that offer chilled face towels and a unique menu of refreshing beverages and spa cuisine.
RESTFUL NIGHT’S SLEEP
After exploring the Caribbean’s historic port cities and pristine shorelines, sink into the Jacquard-woven cotton linens of the award-winning Princess Luxury Bed. This bed was designed by board-certified sleep expert Dr. Michael Breus and is scientifically designed to ensure a good night’s sleep.
SOAK IN THE SUN
Spend quality family time swimming in one of the sparkling freshwater pools or hot tubs, or relaxing on a comfortable lounge chair atop our sun-drenched pool deck. There’s always a friendly server to bring you an array of colorful and refreshing beverages.
With Princess,® guests of all ages have countless activities to choose from. And with a wide selection of staterooms accommodating up to four guests, the whole family can sail together in comfort.
YOUTH & TEEN CENTERS
ENGAGING NEW PROGRAMMING
After a day filled with swimming in the azure ocean and exploring ancient Mayan ruins, your children will love hanging out in our youth centers — developed in partnership with Discovery Communications™ to provide enriching activities for younger cruisers.
JUST FOR KIDS (AGES 3-12)
Kids ages 3-12 can make new friends while exploring our animalthemed Treehouse (ages 3-7) and outdoor-inspired Lodge (ages 8-12) at Camp Discovery. From arts and crafts projects to movie screenings and theme nights, there’s always something going on to expand their minds or spark some creativity
JUST FOR TEENS (AGES 13-17)
Teens ages 13-17 have their own contemporary beach-themed lounge to hang out and socialize with others their age. At The Beach House, teens can take part in video game tournaments, movie nights, dance classes and even a VIP party, where they’ll jump at the chance to stroll the red carpet.