DAY 1 - Friday: Montego Bay
Arrive to Montego Bay.
DAY 2 - Saturday: Cienfuegos & Trinidad
Enjoy the beautiful City of Cienfuegos and view the impressive Castillo de Jagua: a fortress erected in 1745 for protection against Caribbean pirates.
Visit the Colonial village of Trinidad, a UNESCO world cultural heritage site. Bask in the warmth of the people and the charming cobblestone streets.
DAY 3 - Sunday: Punta Frances on the Isle of Youth
Pine forests scent the "Isle of Youth" and mingle with orange blossoms and warm ocean breezes.
We anchor just off the island and transfer to the beach at Port Frances. This is a glorious beach of pure white sand surrounded by crystal clear warm waters - perfect for snorkelling. Enjoy a beach barbecue in the sunshine and listen to live music provided exclusively for you.
DAY 4 - Monday: Havana
This city of 2 million people is one of the great historical cities of the New World. A throwback in time, it displays a combination of colonialism, capitalism, and Communism blended into one.
DAY 5 - Tuesday: At Sea
Spend the whole day at sea.
DAY 6 - Wednesday: Holguin
Christopher Columbus discovered this region in 1492 and declared it to be "the most beautiful land ever seen by human eyes".
Holguin is famous for some of Cuba's most beautiful beaches, and stunning countryside. You may explore the isolated La Mensura National Park, hike the UNESCO biosphere of Cuchillas de Toa, or the Guayabo waterfalls plunging 200 meters... the list goes on.
DAY 7 - Thursday: Santiago de Cuba
One of the most interesting and historically significant places in Cuba is Santiago de Cuba. Founded by Spanish conquistador Diego Velazquez de Cuellar in 1514, Santiago was the capital of the Spanish colony of Cuba from 1522 until 1589. Today, Santiago remains the most important urban area outside of Havana, and is home to the birth of most forms of Cuba's long-lasting and globally renowned music. Visitors from around the world come to enjoy the music originating in Santiago.
DAY 8 - Friday: Montego Bay, Jamaica
The Louis Cristal is a luxurious cruise ship with a unique yacht–like modern design and a cruising speed of 18 knots. She features an array of amenities with all the comforts of an upscale vessel: spacious staterooms and suites, elegant lounges and restaurants, internet corner and open promenades.
All 480 staterooms are equipped with shower, wash closet, wash basin, telephone, hairdryer, and TV and can accommodate max. 1,200 passengers on board.
On board Louis Cristal you will enjoy our delicious variety at buffet Traviata or dine more formally in the elegant La Scala and Alberta Prime Steakhouse Restaurants. Enjoy the sun and sea breeze at Riviera pool bar, enjoy the excitement at the Metropolitan Show Lounge and Stars Lounge & Disco, and take in the fantastic view of the starlit night and endless ocean. Other facilities feature the Casino, Internet Corner, conference rooms, photo gallery, Emporium Duty Free & Travel Value Shop, swimming pool, Jaccuzzi, fitness centre, beauty salon, spa & massage. The vessel is fully air-conditioned, has stabilizers, telephone, fax, satellite telephone and physician on board.