Accommodation: Hotel including breakfast
Day 1 – Paramaribo‐ Oranjestad, Aruba
Departure from Zanderij International Airport to Aruba. Upon arrival in Aruba, your transportation is ready to take you to the hotel for your first overnight stay. In the afternoon, you have free time to explore the “One Happy Island”. Visit the shopping centre in Oranjestad, view the colonial buildings or just relax on the beautiful sandy beaches while you enjoy a refreshing cocktail.
Day 2 – Aruba – Pullmantur Cruise
After breakfast, you have a few more hours for sightseeing in Oranjestad. Aruba is part of the ABC islands of the Small Antilles. Around afternoon, you are transferred to the Cruise port for your check‐in onboard the Pullmantur cruise ship.
In the afternoon, you arrive in La Guaira, a port city in Venezuela, at a distance of approx. thirty kilometers from the capital Caracas. Venezuela is a multi‐faceted country with expansive jungle lands, the Gran Sabana with its spectacular table mountains, the highest waterfall in the world and an abundance of history. In Caracas, you will learn more about the legend of freedom fighter Simon Bolivar. Taste, see and feel Venezuela in just one day.
Day 4 – Willemstad, Curacao
This day is spent in colorful Curacao. Curacao also forms part of the three ABC islands of the Small Antilles and is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The ferry bridge, the commercial waterfront, the historic city centre from Punda till Otrabanda and the bays with beautiful sandy beaches are ‘must see’ locations
Full day at sea. Explore the many diverse activities on board the ship, enjoy the view or relax in one of the swimming pools on deck.
Day 6 – Colon, Panama
You will spent a full day in Colon, the second city on the Caribbean coast of Panama. This city is named after discoverer Christopher Columbus. Colon is also known as the gateway to the Panama Canal. The Panama Canal varies in width between 70 and 300 meters. The tax‐free zone is very worthwhile if you wish to go shopping. Experience all the beauty Panama has to offer.
Day 7 – Cartagena, Colombia
Around afternoon, we enter into Cartagena. In addition to the Caribbean atmosphere, still fully much apparent in Cartagena, this city is placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1984, amongst others due to its Spanish colonial architecture. Colombia has a lot to offer in terms of both nature and culture.
Day 8 – At sea
You spend this day onboard the ship. Let all impressions of the past days settle in and enjoy, together with your companions, the diverse activities and all luxury the ship has to offer.
Day 9 – Aruba ‐ Paramaribo
Early morning, arrival in Aruba, the final destination of the cruise. You have the opportunity to explore the island or just relax on one of the beautiful sandy beaches. At night, you say goodbye to beautiful island Aruba and fly back to Paramaribo.