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Panama Canal Cruise


About this cruise

Embark on a 21-day cruise adventure through the Panama Canal, departing from Vancouver and arriving in Fort Lauderdale aboard the Sapphire Princess ship. Along the way, you`ll have the chance to discover enchanting destinations in Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama, and Colombia.

Cabin Prices

The cruise price at the top of the page (3.672€) is listed for the accommodation of one person in a double cabin. To get the total cabin cost, multiply this price by two. All subsequent prices are listed for the entire cabin and do not require additional multiplication.

All prices presented on this website are approximate and do not constitute a public offer. For precise price information, please contact the service provider.

Single Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
24/09/2024 - 14/10/2024 5.350€ 5.690€ 7.130€ 9.510€

Double Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
24/09/2024 - 14/10/2024 7.350€ 7.690€ 9.140€ 11.510€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with One Child

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
24/09/2024 - 14/10/2024 7.350€ 7.690€ 9.140€ 11.510€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with Two Children

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
24/09/2024 - 14/10/2024 7.350€ 7.690€ 9.140€ 11.510€

Cruise Route

Day 1: Vancouver (British Columbia), Canada. Departure time: 23:00. With almost 500,000 inhabitants, Vancouver is the most important Canadian port city on the Pacific Ocean in the province of British Columbia. It is considered one of the safest and cleanest cities in the world and has a year-round mild climate due to its protected location. A special attraction on the northern outskirts is Vancouver`s Grouse Mountain, which can be reached by cable car and offers excellent winter sports and hiking opportunities as well as a magnificent view over the city. Nearby is also the Capilano Suspension Bridge, a 137m long suspension bridge that swings freely at a height of 70m above a river gorge and can be crossed by visitors. Places of interest: Gastown, Stanley Park, Chinatown, Science World,.

Day 2: Victoria (British Columbia), Canada. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. The charming provincial capital of British Columbia is located on Vancouver Island and offers European flair with narrow streets lined with beautiful 19th century stone buildings. Victorian architecture, red double-decker buses, and nostalgic horse-drawn carriages evoke the colonial era of the British Empire. In contrast, the numerous totem poles in the parks highlight the blending of cultures. Expansive gardens with exotic and native plants invite you to take a stroll. Places of interest: Butchart Gardens, Government House, Beacon Hill Park, Craig.

Day 3 - 4: Sea day.

Day 5: San Francisco (California), USA. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 16:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. San Francisco is located on the American West Coast and most of its attractions can be easily reached on foot. The most famous one is probably the Golden Gate Bridge, a suspension bridge that connects San Francisco to Marin County and provides a good connection to the surrounding area. One can get a breathtaking view of the city from the Twin Peaks, a pair of peaks located in the southwest of the city center. The Fisherman`s Wharf is also very well-known, with its main attraction being a pier that leads into the bay and houses several shops and restaurants. Additionally, visitors can fin.

Day 6 - 8: Sea day.

Day 9: Puerto Vallarta (Jalisco), Mexico. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. This romantic city on the Mexican Riviera with its palm-lined beaches and jungle-like vegetation offers pure relaxation. Long beaches extend to the north of the city, while dreamy coves in the south invite you to swim, snorkel, and dive. Even Liz Taylor settled here because of the tranquility and th.

Day 10 - 11: Sea day.

Day 12: Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 11 hours. The Pacific port of Puerto Quetzal is located about 2 hours south of the capital city of Guatemala City and is named after the Quetzal bird, the national bird of the Central American country. The place is the starting point for excursions inland, following the footsteps of the Mayans a.

Day 13: Sea day.

Day 14: Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 19:00. Duration of port stay: 12 hours. Puntarenas means sand spit, as the city is located on a peninsula that juts into the Gulf of Nicoya. For a long time, it was the country`s most important Pacific port, and to this day, fishing boats line the harbor, giving the city its distinctive maritime character. The traditional seaside resort invites you to stroll along the southern beach promenade, the Paseo de los Turistas, which is particularly lively on weekends. In the evening, when the sun turns red and sinks into the Gulf of Nicoya, you can witness this natural s.

Day 15: Sea day.

Day 16: Strong Amador (Panama), Panama. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 11 hours. Fuerte Amador is a Pacific island located before the entrance to the Panama Canal, which is also the gateway to Panama City. The former US Army base, which guarded the southern end of the Panama Canal, was handed over to Panama in 1999 and has since become a major tourist attraction. Nowadays, the military sights are particularly popular, as well as the legendary view of the Amador Strait. The many cozy restaurants and shops make this destination, where English pirates like Captain Cook.

Day 17: Panama Canal, Panama. Arrival time: 06:00. Departure time: 16:30. Duration of port stay: 10 hours 30 minutes. In the heart of Central America lies the tropical region of the Panama Canal, with its lush vegetation and rainforests. The Panama Canal is a technical masterpiece and one of the world`s most important waterways. The journey through the canal takes only one day but remains.

Day 18: Cartagena, Colombia. Arrival time: 09:00. Departure time: 16:00. Duration of port stay: 7 hours. Cartagena was founded in 1533 by Pedro de Heredias, a Spaniard and companion of Columbus, as a military port. The old town and the port are therefore protected as historical monuments and have been part of the World Heritage since 1984. Due to the booming trade in gold from Peru, silver from Bolivia, and emeralds from Muzo, the city developed very quickly and splendidly. Today, mainly oil, coffee, and platinum are exported, and the city has established itself as one of the most beautiful colonial cities in South America. Attractions include the Gold Museum, the 16th/17th-century cathedral, and t.

Day 19 - 20: Sea day.

Day 21: Fort Lauderdale (Florida), USA. Arrival time: 07:00. Formerly built as a military base, Fort Lauderdale has over 270 waterways that converge in the city`s marina, the second largest in the USA. That is why the port city is also known as the "American Venice". The center of the city is formed by the "Las Olas Boulevard", where numerous shops, fine boutiques, art galleries, and restaurants are located. The main attraction in Fort Lauderdale is the kilometer-long, white sandy beach. Other attractions include the "Stranahan House" - the oldest historical house in the city, the "Museum of Discovery and Science", the "Riverfront.