8 nights

Eastern Caribbean Cruise

Leaving from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on the Independence of the Seas. Select Sail Date

Cruising Itinerary

Day 1

Departs 5:00 PM

Welcome: Fort Lauderdale, Florida Florida

Welcome aboard Independence of the Seas

South Florida's warm climate and sparkling waters make it a magnet for water sport enthusiasts. From the beaches and recreational waterways, to the lively arts and cultural scene, Fort Lauderdale has become a world-class destination.

Fort Lauderdale Beach

A two-mile strip of beautiful beach, trendy bars, restaurants and shops.

Day 2

(Cruising)

Cruising: Cruising Cruising

Whether you seek an adrenaline rush or total tranquility, our ships have it all. Try rock climbing, ice skating and surfing 200 feet above the waves. Melt away land-based stress with a spa massage, build a scrapbook of memories or simply relax poolside.
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Day 3

(Cruising)

Cruising: Cruising Cruising

Onboard, dining is about more than just food. Think ambience, variety and the flexibility to decide when and what you savor.
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Day 4

Arrives 8:00 AM Departs 6:00 PM (Docked)

Port of Call: Philipsburg, St. Maarten St. maarten

One island, two cultures: welcome to St. Maarten. Experience Dutch and French culture and enjoy gorgeous coastline, lush tropical landscapes, a great selection of restaurants and plenty of duty-free shopping.

America's Cup Course

Compete in an actual race on an America's Cup shortened course.

Orient Bay

Considered the French Riviera of the Caribbean.

Day 5

Arrives 7:00 AM Departs 5:00 PM (Docked)

Port of Call: Basseterre, St. Kitts St. kitts

St. Kitts was a tropical prize over which the European powers fought for more than a century. Discover French and British heritage in Basseterre and the complex colonial legacy amongst the ruins of fortresses and once-grand estates.

Romney Manor

Enjoy magnificent gardens, exotic plants and an amazing African Saman tree.

Pump Bay

Sunbathe on the black and grey sand of this popular beach.

Day 6

Arrives 7:00 AM Departs 2:00 PM (Docked)

Port of Call: San Juan, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

Behind stone walls, Old San Juan charms with 500 years of history, colorful colonial buildings and streets lined with shops, galleries, and cafes. Experience Puerto Rico's enchanting natural side in the nearby rainforest.

Bano Grande

Cool down in this natural swimming pool.

Camitillo Trail

Spot the artificial nest of the Puerto Rican parrot.

Day 7

Arrives 10:00 AM Departs 6:00 PM (Docked)

Port of Call: Labadee, Haiti Haiti

Our private beach resort features pristine beaches, coral reefs and lagoon-like bays surrounded by forested mountains. Relax and recharge or take advantage of an array of water sports and activities, including our famous zip-line.

Aqua Park

Get wet at the floating Aqua Park, go on a kayak tour or explore with a snorkel.

Zip Line

Zip down the Caribbean's longest zip line or careen down a thrilling roller coaster.

Day 8

(Cruising)

Cruising: Cruising Cruising

When our ships hit the high seas, the excitement of Casino Royale® kicks off. Try your hand at our card tables, spin to win at roulette, and hit it big time with the pull of a slot machine.
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Day 9

Arrives 5:30 AM

Port of Arrival: Fort Lauderdale, Florida Florida

South Florida's warm climate and sparkling waters make it a magnet for water sport enthusiasts. From the beaches and recreational waterways, to the lively arts and cultural scene, Fort Lauderdale has become a world-class destination.

Fort Lauderdale Beach

A two-mile strip of beautiful beach, trendy bars, restaurants and shops.

The Everglades

Take an airboat ride across the breathtaking Everglades and enjoy the wildlife.

What's Included

One fare covers everything from relaxation to room service.

Accommodations

  • The ultimate in comfort, convenience, and luxury plus a staff that's available twenty-four seven. You'll agree there's nothing better than returning "home" after a day filled with adventure.

Dine Royally

  • On a Royal Caribbean cruise vacation, dining is part of the journey. It's more than just food. It's about the ambience, the dining experience, variety and the flexibility to plan dinner whenever you're ready.

Love Your Days at Sea

  • Whether it's your first time on a rock wall or you're a seasoned climber, there are challenges for all levels of experience. We'll provide all of the equipment, including shoes, helmets, and harnesses.

Entertainment

  • The gorgeous view isn't the only thing that will dazzle you onboard our cruise ships. World-class performers from all over the globe star in awe-inspiring original shows by Royal Caribbean Productions.

Youth and Teen Program

  • Your kids are in good hands with our Adventure Ocean® Youth & Teen Program. With our uniquely creative, educational and totally awesome programs, now you can be sure your kids will have a great, safe time.

Fitness Center

  • From state-of-the-art equipment to all the latest classes, we've got everything the most sophisticated fitness clubs have - plus an amazing view.

  • *Prices are average per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy, reflect promotional savings (if any), for new individual bookings, are subject to change and availability.
  • Taxes, fees and port expenses are subject to change.
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