The area east of Central, north of South and south-east of North America is home to some of the most spectacular places on earth. Stunning beaches, friendly people, rich culture and exceptional biodiversity make the Caribbean a heaven for discount cruise travellers from all over the world. Encompassing over 700 islands of outstanding natural beauty, the region truly offers an unforgettable experience.
There are many discount cruise operators that offer memorable tours around the Caribbean islands, islets and mainland coastline. The majority of discount cruises foresee departure from Miami in order to enable the passengers to spend maximum time cruising around the Caribbean and visiting the region’s greatest gems. UK travellers are therefore recommended to ask for arrangements that include flight to and from Miami.
The British overseas territory is among the most beautiful and most visited Caribbean islands. The main attraction of the archipelago is of course its beautiful landscape with some of the most spectacular beaches in the world, highly diverse flora and fauna, and charming coastal villages.
The former colony of the British Empire consists of some of the most spectacular destinations in the Caribbean region including the Bahamas, British Honduras, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, British Guiana, Leeward Islands and Windward Islands. Each of the islands and mainland territories has its own charm and character but they all offer a pristine Caribbean experience.
The small island country offers a lot to see and experience. Little Britain as Barbados is also referred to due to its historic ties with Britain, the island is best known for its gorgeous sunsets, picturesque sandy beaches and natural beauty but many visitors also know it for rum, beautiful botanical garden, underground cave and a number of world-class historical attractions.
The north-east Caribbean island which is divided between France and the Netherlands is characterized by a double character – French and Dutch both of which, however, are influenced greatly by the unique Caribbean culture. Just like other islands in the region, St. Martin is above all visited for its beautiful beaches and seaside resorts offering endless entertainment for just about every taste.
Other destinations that are often included in discount cruise tours around the Caribbean include the Turks and Caicos Islands, French West Indies, Dominican Republic and many others. Some routes also include trips to the Central and South America’s coastal countries including Mexico, Panama, Aruba and Colombia.