7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise on Majesty of the Seas from New Orleans, Louisiana Cozumel, Mexico, Beach Tulum God of Wind Temple Ruins
The 7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise from New Orleans, Louisiana visits Cozumel, Mexico; Puerto Costa Maya, Mexico; Belize City, Belize; New Orleans, Louisiana . Explore our cruise itineraries and choose from a variety of rooms depending on your needs and budget. Start planning your next cruise vacation by selecting a destination and departure port.
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7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise
Itinerary Overview
Explore Majesty of the Seas
Day 1 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Day 2 - Cruising
Day 3 - Cozumel, Mexico
Day 4 - Puerto Costa Maya, Mexico
Day 5 - Belize City, Belize
Day 6 - 7 - Cruising
Day 8 - New Orleans, Louisiana
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Cozumel, Mexico, Beach Tulum God of Wind Temple Ruins
God of Wind temple ruins at the beach in Tulum, Cozumel, Mexico
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7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

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Leaving from
New Orleans, Louisiana
Onboard
Majesty of the Seas
Day Port
1
New Orleans, Louisiana
Departs at 3:00 PM
2
Cruising
Day at sea
3
Cozumel, Mexico
From 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
4
Puerto Costa Maya, Mexico
From 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
5
Belize City, Belize
Tendered from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6 - 7
Cruising
Day at sea
8
New Orleans, Louisiana
Arrives at 8:00 AM
*Port sequence may vary by sailing date.
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Your ship Majesty of the Seas

Your ship
Majesty of the Seas
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Majesty of the Seas, Aerial View, Bahamas and Caribbean Cruise Ship
Aerial View of Majesty of the Seas Cruise Ship with destinations in the Bahamas and Caribbean
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Majesty of the Seas

HOLIDAY REQUEST APPROVED

From the poolside cinema screen and the cool serenity of Vitality℠ Spa & Fitness Centre, to flavour-fuelled culinary classes and incredible views from the Rock Climbing Wall, this is an action-packed holiday for the work-hard-play-hard mentality.

GOURMET GAME CHANGING

Five courses of epicurean delight define the experience at Chef's Table, while classic milkshakes, burgers and hot dogs are the name of the game at Johnny Rockets®. You'll find a global array of options at Windjammer, all complimentary. And at night, Cuban mojitos and Latin rhythms await at Boleros.

FROM BOOGIE TO BROADWAY

Whether you're time-warping back to the '70s in Boogie Wonderland, laughing out loud with a guest comedian or singing along with an invited entertainer, you're in for a good time.

Day 1: New Orleans, Louisiana

Day 1
New Orleans
Louisiana
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New Orleans, Louisiana, Green Red Streetcars
Green and red streetcar trolleys for transportation in New Orleans
Things to do in
New Orleans
Departs at 3:00 PM
With a penchant for partying and a joie de vivre lifestyle, every day in New Orleans is cause for celebration. Its melting pot culture is as rich as the roux in its Creole cuisine – and adventure dangles on iron-latticed balconies alongside colourful Mardi Gras beads. Head to the French Quarter in the heart of the city, and get swept up in the wild beat of Bourbon Street. New Orleans cruises give you the chance to check out Frenchmen Street clubs for live jazz tunes, or roam the leafy Garden District. Whether it’s the voodoo vibes, fiery cooking or 'down-home' hospitality, the quirky heart of Louisiana will forever call you back.
New Orleans, Louisiana, Jackson Square
Jackson square church in New Orleans, Louisiana

EASY STREETS

No visit to New Orleans is complete without a walk through the French Quarter. Start at St Louis Cathedral in historic Jackson Square. Stroll along the Mississippi River and through the French Market. Then pass the bohemian charms of Royal Street before topping off with the buzz of Bourbon Street.
New Orleans, Louisiana, St. Charles Streetcar
St. Charles streetcar trolley in New Orleans, Louisiana

ALL ABOARD

Hop on the historic St Charles tram – the world’s oldest in continuous operation – for a relaxing ride from bustling Canal Street to the oak-lined Garden District. You’ll pass city centre scenes and antebellum mansions en route to Audubon Park, a beloved green space and home to the city zoo.
New Orleans, Louisiana, Turtle Swamp Close Up
Bench by Turtle Swamp in New Orleans, Louisiana

SWAMP ROMP

Venture 20 minutes outside the city to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve to explore southern Louisiana swamplands during your New Orleans cruise. Airboat and sightseeing boat tours offer an up-close look at vast wetlands, plus its local residents – alligators, turtles and snakes included.
New Orleans, Louisiana, Sugar Sprinkled Beignets
Sugar sprinkled beignets, treats found in New Orleans

LOCAL CUISINE

New Orleans is world-renowned for its seafood and spicy Creole flavours. Here they eat sugar-sprinkled beignets for breakfast. Lunch means fried seafood po’ boys and meaty muffulettas. Gumbo, jambalaya and boiled crayfish are savoury dinner options – and you must try an authentic NOLA sno-ball for dessert. 'America’s first cocktail', the bourbon-based Sazerac, was also created here.

SHOPPING

Magazine Street spans six miles of boutiques and antique shops. Cruise from New Orleans and pick up fine art and funky works in the galleries along Royal Street in the French Quarter. And with six blocks of shops, the French Market is your best bet for Louisiana cookbooks and hand-painted items displaying the city’s fleur-de-lis emblem.

Day 2: Cruising

Day 2
Cruising
At Sea
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Air Hockey Table at the Arcade
Air Hockey Table at the Arcade on Jewel of the Seas
CAN'T-MISS FAVOURITES
Arcade Kids Playing Skeeball
Kids Trying to Beat the High Score on Skeeball

Arcade

Blips, bleeps, clangs and cheers. Play to win in a classic arcade atmosphere with timeless games, plus the latest at the Royal Caribban Arcade.
Young Woman Climbing
Young Woman Climbing Up the Rock Wall

Rock Climbing Wall

Rise to the occasion and take on the signature Rock Climbing Wall. From beginners to speed climbers, everyone can enjoy an unparalleled view from 40 feet above deck. Included in your fare, no reservation required.

Day 3: Cozumel, Mexico

Day 3
Cozumel
Mexico
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Cozumel, Mexico, Punta Sur National Park
Clear Water of Punta Sur National Park, Cozumel, Mexico
Things to do in
Cozumel
From 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
With its lively tropical reefs, crystal-clear waters and ancient ruins, Cozumel is ripe for one-of-a-kind adventures. Cruise to Cozumel and head to Chankanaab National Park, where you can snorkel amongst the colourful reefs and schools of tropical fish that give this island its premier diving status. Or travel back in time on an adventure through the towering Maya ruins of Tulum. When you’ve finished exploring, unwind with a beachside massage at Playa Mia. From culture-savouring to soaking up sunshine, you’ll find a world of adventure waiting for you in Cozumel.
Cozumel, Mexico, San Gervasio Ruins
San Gervasio, the largest ancient Maya site on Cozumel

Temple Trekking

Get up close and personal with Mayan history at San Gervasio, the largest ancient Mayan site on Cozumel, which dates back to as early as AD 300.
Insider tip
Remember to tip between 10% and 15%.
Cozumel, Mexico, Dolphin Swim
Swim with dolphins at Chankanaab National Park, Cozumel

Dive into Adventure

At Chankanaab National Park, you’ll find everything from snorkelling and scuba diving to swimming with dolphins.
Insider tip
If you’re planning on taking a snorkelling excursion, make sure to bring organic sunscreen – it’s a federal regulation.
Cozumel, Mexico, Punta Sur National Ecological Park Aerial Beach
Aerial View of Punta Sur National Ecological Park, and its adjacent beach.

Natural Thrills

Reconnect with nature while wandering the endless mangroves, beaches and reefs in Punta Sur National Park during your Cozumel cruise.
Insider tip
Most of the vendors only barter with cash, so be sure to bring some.
Cozumel, Mexico, Michelada Mexican Drink
Michelada, Mexican drink made with beer and freshly squeezed lime juice over ice in a salt-rimmed glass.

Local Cuisine

Cozumel’s cuisine is dominated by Mexican, American and international cuisine. Fresh seafood is always a good choice, and so is the cochinita pibil – a slow-roasted, highly seasoned pork dish. Cool off with a michelada, made with beer and freshly squeezed lime juice over ice in a salt-rimmed glass. Or keep it traditional with Mexico’s signature spirit, tequila.
Mexico Cozumel Local Shopping Luchador Wrestling Mask
Local Shopping Luchador Wrestling Mask

Shopping

For great deals and guaranteed shops, walk along the waterfront on Avenue Rafael E. Melgar, a mile-long strip in San Miguel. And be sure to check out the Chile Tequila Factory for a sampling of Mexico’s favourite spirit.

Day 4: Puerto Costa Maya, Mexico

Day 4
Puerto Costa Maya
Mexico
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Costa Maya, Mexico, Great Mayan Reef Corals
Corals and marine life of the Great Mayan Reef
Things to do in
Puerto Costa Maya
From 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Past meets present in Costa Maya. Cruise to Costa Maya and find ancient Maya ruins and mysterious jungles just begging to be explored, as well as private beach clubs and trendy restaurants – all in one place. It’s 250 square miles of paradise packed with entertainment and history, all just 30 miles south of Cancun. The Great Maya Reef just off the coast is the second largest in the world – it’s a must-snorkel spot. Or you can kick back at the port village of Mahahual with an ice-cold michelada – a spicy beer cocktail – in hand. For a culture fix, head to the Kohunlick ruins to see the famous Temple of the Masks.
Costa Maya, Mexico Cenote Azul Scuba Diver
Scuba diver deep in Costa Maya's Cenote Azul

Cenote Scouting

Take a dip in the sparkling blue waters of Cenote Azul, an open freshwater cenote known for prime snorkelling and swimming.
Insider tip
Don’t be afraid to drink the water in Costa Maya – it’s completely purified.
Costa Maya, Mexico, Chacchoben Mayan Ruins Steps
Man atop the steps of Chacchoben Mayan Ruins in Costa Maya, Mexico

Rockin' Ruins

Venture into the jungle for a taste of ancient Maya history at the Kohunlich and Chacchoben ruins – each well over a thousand years old.
Insider tip
If you’re planning on taking a snorkelling excursion, make sure to bring organic sunscreen – it’s a federal regulation.
Costa Maya, Mexico, Chinchorro Shipwreck Marine Life
remains of the 19th century Ginger soul shipwreck at Chinchorro bank on the Caribben sea, Mexico

Coral Conquest

Grab some snorkelling gear and explore the colourful underwater world of Banco Chinchorro, the largest coral atoll in the northern hemisphere.
Costa Maya, Mexico, Cochinita Pibil Tortilla Dish
Traditional Mexican dish, Cochinita Pibil.

Local Cuisine

For casual fare, stick to Mahahual. For upmarket options, like fresh seafood and Maya-inspired dishes, opt for Costa Maya’s resorts and boutique hotels. Definitely try cochinita pibil, a traditional dish of slow-roasted pork and Agua de Jamaica – a sweetened hibiscus flower iced tea that’s a Mexican favourite.
Costa Maya, Mexico, Shop Ceramic Artifacts
Giftshop merchandise located in Costa Maya, Mexico.

Shopping

Within the port village, you’ll find shops and stalls selling everything from silver, leather and fragrances, to pottery, spirits and crafts.

Day 5: Belize City, Belize

Day 5
Belize City
Belize
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Belize City Crystal Caves Limestone
Natural Crystal Caves with limestone stalactites in Belize
Things to do in
Belize City
Tendered from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
With all the heart of a Central American country and all the soul of a Caribbean isle, Belize and its bustling cruise port city open the door to a nation ripe for exploration. Here you can choose your adventures – from trekking ancient Maya ruins to snorkelling the Belize Barrier Reef that teems with colourful fish and unforgettable coral formations. During your cruise to Belize, hike rainforest trails and take a zipline through lush treetops. Or hop on an inner tube and float through spectacular limestone caves and past tumbling waterfalls along the network of rivers flowing to the Caribbean. Divers and snorkellers come here from all over to explore the world’s second-largest barrier reef, and the famous Great Blue Hole. And along the 320-kilometre-long coastline, you’ll find hundreds of tiny islets called cayes (pronounced 'keys').
Belize City, Great Blue Hole reef divers
Scuba divers in Belize's Great Blue Hole

DIVE-DREAM COME TRUE

Snorkel or dive the Great Blue Hole. About 300 metres wide and nearly 120 metres deep, this undersea sinkhole is visible from space. The revered dive site is part of the Belize Barrier Reef, a protected underwater wonderland that spans 300 kilometres of the coastline.
Insider tip
Cruise ships anchor outside of Belize City harbour and guests tender in.
Belize City Caracol Mayan Ruin Engraving
Engraving on Mayan Caracol ruins, Belize City

SKY-HIGH SIGHTS

Cruise to Belize and trek to the tallest building in the nation – an ancient temple built by the Maya. Standing at 42 metres tall, the pyramid ruins of the Sky Palace, El Caana, preside over Caracol, one of the country’s 900 pre-Colombian archaeological sites.
Insider tip
Look for green licence plates to identify certified taxis.
Belize City Hol Chan Shark Ray Alley Stingray
Stingray swimming on the ocean floor in Shark Ray Alley, Hol Chan

MEET THE LOCALS

Set sail to Shark Ray Alley, a shallow part of the Hol Chan Marine Reserve, and snorkel alongside nurse sharks, southern stingrays and colourful coral. The resident sea creatures are eager to meet you and will swim right up to the boat when you arrive.
Belize City, Conch Ceviche
A bowl of conch ceviche in Belize

LOCAL CUISINE

Local cuisine fuses a variety of influences in dishes like hearty meat stews, tacos and tostadas, and deep-fried meat-stuffed pastries called panades. Get your fresh seafood fix with ceviche and fritters made with conch. And be sure to spice things up with hot sauce— an essential condiment in Belize.
Belize City, Souvenirs
A table full of souvenirs in Belize

SHOPPING

Check out the Tourism Village on Fort Street, right at the harbor. You’ll find recommended and guaranteed stores with duty-free deals on luxury items. Most shops even accept US dollars, so you won’t have to exchange your money first.

Day 6 - 7: Cruising

Day 6 - 7
Cruising
At Sea
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Chefs Table - Dining Room
Welcoming dining room with special dishes & spectacular wines. Fine dining at the best vacation cruise restaurant Chefs Table
FOR FOODIES
Sorrento's Pizza
Fresh baked pepperoni pizza served at Sorrento's Restaurant. Delicious cruise food dining aboard Royal Caribbean cruise ship

Sorrento's Pizza

Warm and gooey mozzarella, the perfect crust, and toppings that’ll make your head spin— that’s amore. Pick up a New York-style pizza and make your day better, at Sorrento's.
Chefs Table - Dining Room
Welcoming dining room with special dishes & spectacular wines. Fine dining at the best vacation cruise restaurant Chefs Table

Chef's Table

Located in an intimate, exclusive spot onboard, this private epicurean experience for a limited number of guests, treats you to a five-course, menu and wine tasting.

Day 8: New Orleans, Louisiana

Day 8
New Orleans
Louisiana
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New Orleans, Louisiana, Iron Balconies Hanging Plants
Plants hanging over ornate balcony in New Orleans
Things to do in
New Orleans
Arrives at 8:00 AM
With a penchant for partying and a joie de vivre lifestyle, every day in New Orleans is cause for celebration. Its melting pot culture is as rich as the roux in its Creole cuisine – and adventure dangles on iron-latticed balconies alongside colourful Mardi Gras beads. Head to the French Quarter in the heart of the city, and get swept up in the wild beat of Bourbon Street. New Orleans cruises give you the chance to check out Frenchmen Street clubs for live jazz tunes, or roam the leafy Garden District. Whether it’s the voodoo vibes, fiery cooking or 'down-home' hospitality, the quirky heart of Louisiana will forever call you back.
New Orleans, Louisiana, Jackson Square
Jackson square church in New Orleans, Louisiana

EASY STREETS

No visit to New Orleans is complete without a walk through the French Quarter. Start at St Louis Cathedral in historic Jackson Square. Stroll along the Mississippi River and through the French Market. Then pass the bohemian charms of Royal Street before topping off with the buzz of Bourbon Street.
New Orleans, Louisiana, St. Charles Streetcar
St. Charles streetcar trolley in New Orleans, Louisiana

ALL ABOARD

Hop on the historic St Charles tram – the world’s oldest in continuous operation – for a relaxing ride from bustling Canal Street to the oak-lined Garden District. You’ll pass city centre scenes and antebellum mansions en route to Audubon Park, a beloved green space and home to the city zoo.
New Orleans, Louisiana, Turtle Swamp Close Up
Bench by Turtle Swamp in New Orleans, Louisiana

SWAMP ROMP

Venture 20 minutes outside the city to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve to explore southern Louisiana swamplands during your New Orleans cruise. Airboat and sightseeing boat tours offer an up-close look at vast wetlands, plus its local residents – alligators, turtles and snakes included.
New Orleans, Louisiana, Sugar Sprinkled Beignets
Sugar sprinkled beignets, treats found in New Orleans

LOCAL CUISINE

New Orleans is world-renowned for its seafood and spicy Creole flavours. Here they eat sugar-sprinkled beignets for breakfast. Lunch means fried seafood po’ boys and meaty muffulettas. Gumbo, jambalaya and boiled crayfish are savoury dinner options – and you must try an authentic NOLA sno-ball for dessert. 'America’s first cocktail', the bourbon-based Sazerac, was also created here.

SHOPPING

Magazine Street spans six miles of boutiques and antique shops. Cruise from New Orleans and pick up fine art and funky works in the galleries along Royal Street in the French Quarter. And with six blocks of shops, the French Market is your best bet for Louisiana cookbooks and hand-painted items displaying the city’s fleur-de-lis emblem.

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