This 10-night cruise sets out from Miami aboard the posh Costa Luminosa. Among its many onboard amenities: several pools, a cigar lounge, four gourmet restaurants, and a 4-D interactive cinema. At each port of call, you’ll have the chance to relax on deck or de-board and explore the local attractions. Travelers can participate in optional tours for an additional fee. Click here to see the cruise itinerary.
This cruise includes:
10 nights’ accommodations in an Inside, Outside, or Veranda cabin on Costa Luminosa<p>
Time in port: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Nassau Straw Market sells handwoven hats and baskets, along with intricate wood carvings.
Ahoy, matey!: Hear sea shanties and explore a replicated ship at Pirates of Nassau, an interactive museum that chronicles Nassau’s pirate history.
Time in port: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Historic Cockburn Town charms with its tiny whitewashed buildings and lighthouses; you can snorkel among more than 1,000 sunken ships just off shore.
John Glenn landed here after he returned from becoming America’s first astronaut to orbit earth; centuries before him, Christopher Columbus also stopped here
Time in port: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Celebrity hangout: Errol Flynn, Marilyn Monroe, and “James Bond” author Ian Fleming have spent time here
Dunn River Falls tumbles from nearly 600 feet deep in the rainforest. Climb the step-like rocks or admire them from the river on an optional mini-boat adventure ($89 per person)
Time in port: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Catch some rays amid coral sand on the famous Seven Mile Beach, which Travel + Leisure ranked among the best beaches on earth
Snorkel near stingrays that surround a shallow sandbar at Stingray City (fees apply)
Time in port: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sea turtles and living coral reefs surround the island; take an optional 4-hour kayak and snorkeling tour for an upclose view ($74 per person).
Time in port: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Chankanaab National Park has a lagoon where you can swim with dolphins ($129 fee)
Faro Celerain Ecological Reserve is rife with crocodiles, iguanas, and mangrove forests
Time in port: The boat docks here, your final port of call, at 8 a.m.
Miami Seaquarium: 30-plus acres of killer whales, sea lions, and other marine life; views of Biscayne Bay ($84 per person)
What You Get
Starting at $529, 11-day/10-night Caribbean cruise
3 options available, departuring on 12/7/13 from Miami.
Click here to see all options and departure dates.
Included in all options:
10 nights Inside, Outside, or Veranda cabin accommodations on Costa Luminosa
All on-board meals
Note: All options priced per person and valid for a Travel with a Friend package (two Groupons required), or pay an additional fee to travel solo equal to 80% of the Groupon price. Read about package structures here.
Policies and Fees
For all options, book by: 11/1/13
Cancellation policy & fees: fee up to half of Groupon price for cancellations made 30 days or more prior to sailing; fee up to 75% of Groupon price for cancellations made 29-15 days prior to sailing; fee up to Groupon price for cancellations within 14 days of sailing. Cancellations must be received in writing.
Promotional value expires Nov 1, 2013. Amount paid never expires.
Book by 11/1/13 or promo value expires
Depart by 12/7/13, per option bought
2/person, +2 as gifts
Valid only for option bought
Reservation required, subject to availability
Fee up to half of Groupon price for cancellations made 30 days or more prior to sailing; fee up to 75% of Groupon price for cancellations made 29-15 days prior to sailing; fee up to Groupon price for cancellations within 14 days of sailing
Cancel in writing
21+ to check in and travel
Credit card required at booking
$112.70 tax/person not included
Additional fee of 80% of Groupon price to travel solo
Gratuity not included.
Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
Inside, Outside or Veranda Cabin
One queen or two twin beds
Standard occupancy: 2
Maximum occupancy: 4
Adding occupants above standard: contact Costa Cruises directly for pricing
Rollaways: not available
Smoking policy: no smoking inside the cabins.
Pet policy: pets are not allowed on the ship.
Accessibility: call to inquire about handicap-accessible rooms.
Room upgrades: not available
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