FORT LAUDERDALE, Dec 16: Itâ€™s not too late to save this holiday season with MSC for buy one, get one offers on winter Caribbean cruises in a balcony stateroom. Get the second week free with the purchase of a 7-night Caribbean cruise for a 14-night, back-to-back, Eastern Caribbean and Western Caribbean cruise experience on bookings made by Dec. 31.
Sail onboard MSC Poesia and depart from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. to the following Eastern Caribbean cruise destinations: St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; Philipsburg, St. Maarten; and Nassau Bahamas. Western Caribbean cruise destinations include: Key West, Florida; Ocho Rios, Jamaica; Georgetown, Grand Cayman; and Cozumel, Mexico.
Cruises depart Jan. 9 & 23, 2011 for the Eastern Caribbean and Western Caribbean and Jan. 16 & 30, 2011 for the Western Caribbean and Eastern Caribbean. Rates for a balcony stateroom are from $899 plus government fees and taxes (GFTs) of $117.07.
Explore the Caribbean by land (train, bicycle, 4X4, ATV, bus or horseback) and by sea (snorkeling, diving, glass-bottomed boat, catamaran or kayak) while participating in a shore excursion. Plus, there is always plenty of fun in the sun.
Experience the following shore excursions on an Eastern Caribbean cruise:
â€¢ Explore historic Philipsburg by bicycle or tour the island in a four-wheel-drive vehicle
â€¢ Sail on an Americaâ€™s Cup yacht
â€¢ Shop for bargains or enjoy sun-drenched beaches
There are additional opportunities for adventure in the Western Caribbean with these activities:
â€¢ Explore Key Westâ€™s Old Town by conch train
â€¢ Interact with stingrays in Georgetown
â€¢ â€œKissâ€ a dolphin in Georgetown or Cozumel
â€¢ Step into the past at the Mayan ruins
â€¢ Experience XCaret Eco-Park
Cruise-only rates are per person based on double occupancy for U.S. and Canadian residents.
All cruises offer just a $100 deposit, and kids 17 and younger sail for just $179 as the third/fourth guest in a stateroom. For more information about MSC Cruises, visit www.MSCCruisesUSA.com, call 877-665-4655, or contact a local travel professional.