Divine Caribbean

Escape the winter chill to the idyllic warm Caribbean on this 10-night cruise visiting island paradises filled with beautiful beaches and fascinating histories. Includes one night in a 4* Miami hotel before your cruise.

Special Offers:
Inside: FREE Social Media Internet
Oceanview: FREE Mealtime Drinks + Social Media Internet
Balcony: FREE All-Inclusive Drinks + Social Media Internet

Departing from Miami, Florida, this cruise visits Road Town in the British Virgin Islands, St. John’s on Antigua, Basseterre in St. Kitts & Nevis, Fort de France in Martinique and Philipsburg in St. Maarten before returning to Miami.

DESTINATION Caribbean
FROM Dublin / Miami
DATE November 2018 to February 2019
DURATION 10 Night Cruise + 1 Night hotel
PRICE From €1,729 pp

Departing from Miami, Florida, this cruise visits Road Town in the British Virgin Islands, St. John’s on Antigua, Basseterre in St. Kitts & Nevis, Fort de France in Martinique and Philipsburg in St. Maarten before returning to Miami.

Flight Times:

OUTBOUND Dublin 15.15 Miami 19.30
RETURN Miami 12.20 Dublin 10.45

Divine Caribbean

Day to Day Itinerary:

Day 1-2: Miami, Florida, USA: Hotel Overnight – Depart 19.00 

On arrival in Miami, you will be transferred to the hotel for your one night stay.

Following you one night stay, you will be transferred to the port to board the magnificent 4 Star MSC Divina. Set sail for the Caribbean in the evening.

Day 3-4: At Sea 

Your first days at sea are spent cruising the warm Caribbean Sea towards the British Virgin Islands. Take some time to settle in, relax and enjoy the many wonderful facilities that MSC Divina has to offer.

Day 5: Road Town, British Virgin Islands: Arrive 08.00 – Depart 18.00

A holiday in the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean Sea is perfect for lovers of pirate movies. A visit to the island of Jost Van Dyke will give homage to this Dutch settler and pirate, who lived on the island in the 17th century.
As soon as you disembark from your MSC cruise ship in the port of Road Town, you will feel as if you are part of an adventure film. The capital of the British Virgin Islands, Road Town is situated in the largest bay of Tortola, the largest of the islands. To get a good look at all of the British Virgin Islands, you should have lunch at Skyworld, a panoramic restaurant on the highest point of the island, about 400 metres above sea level.

One of Tortola’s most charming beaches, Sugar Cane Bay is so called for the large sugar cane plantation located behind it. Bathing in these waters and laying on the crystalline sand while sea birds dive into the sea from great heights in search of sustenance is an incredible experience in itself. It can, however, be made even more interesting by a visit to the Callwood Rum Distillery, which houses the original structure of a sugar cane distillery, and a rum tasting.

Day 6: St. John’s, Antigua and Barbuda: Arrive 08.00 – Depart 18.00

The island of Antigua, a colony of the British crown for over 300 years, has retained the taste for tropical life introduced by her majesty’s subjects.
Arriving to Antigua on an MSC cruise ship and disembarking in the English harbour, along the southern coast of the island, instead of the capital of Saint John, means gaining access to the historical centre of the island.

Here, you will find Nelson’s Dockyard, an old restored dockyard and Royal Navy district. Between April and the beginning of May, it is the site of some of the most important sailing regattas in the world, such as the Antigua Sailing Week. Regular patrons of the Terrace, a refined restaurant in the Inn at English Harbour, prefer the excellent lobster and red snapper. The entire island serves as an example of what it means to spend your holiday in the Antilles.

Day 7: Basseterre, St Kitts & Nevis: Arrive 07.00 – Depart 18.00

In spite of its small size, holiday goers disembarking from an MSC cruise ship will not find Basseterre short of things to see.

The city’s two cathedrals, St. George’s Anglican Church and the Catholic Cathedral of Immaculate Conception in East Square Street, are at the top of the list.

On South Square Street, one can visit the Georgian House, one of the better-preserved examples of local 18th century architecture.

Other intriguing destinations to visit during your holiday in St. Kitts are all outside the city. On the way to Old Road, you will come across Romney Manor, the home of the Caribbean Batik, where you can witness the birth of these hand-painted fabrics.

Day 8:  Fort de France, Martinique: Arrive 08.00 – Depart 16.00

Among the great pleasures that disembarking from an MSC cruise ship at Fort-de-France, Martinique can grant you is the immediate possibility of bathing in the Caribbean Sea.

Just stroll down to the Anse Mitan beach in the Trois-Ilets, located on a promontory that protects the interior of Martinique’s main bay; or to the nearby Anse à l’Ane: white beaches, coconut trees for shade and the luxurious inland vegetation as a background, the perfect setting for a holiday in the Caribbean.

Less than 20 minutes away from the island’s capital, in Balata, there is a Botanical Garden set up in the heart of the rainforest. It has over 3000 species of tropical plants and flowers that can be observed along trails some of which are partly suspended. Nearby, you will also find Balata’s Sacre Coeur, a miniature replica of the basilica in Montmartre, Paris.

Day 9:  Philipsburg, St. Maarten: Arrive 07.00 – Depart 19.00

During your cruise in the Caribbean Sea, after disembarking from your cruise ship in the Dutch port of Philipsburg and visiting the Court House, the heart of the city (a white and blue building dating to 1793 that now serves as the Post Office), don’t miss out on an excursion to the French side of the island.

Marigot, the capital of Saint Martin located on the island’s western coast, is protected by the great lagoon of Simpson Bay. It has retained the atmosphere of late 17th century, when it was founded. It is worth your while to visit its historical centre, which is crowded with wooden houses dotted with delightful shops.

Next, treat yourself to an excursion to Fort St. Louis, built on a hill on the orders of Louis XVI. From here, you can enjoy a stupendous view of Marigot Bay and its beautiful yacht club with the majestic docked luxury yachts.

Day 10-11: At Sea: 

Day 12:  Miami, Florida: Arrive 07.00

Your cruise ends today with your arrival in Miami. Disembarkation begins after breakfast when you will be transferred to the airport for your homeward flight to Dublin.

10 Nights accommodation aboard the 4 Star MSC Divina, operated by MSC Cruises. 1 night in a 4 Star hotel in Miami (Room Only)

Inspired by Sophia Loren herself, MSC Divina brings you all the elegance and glamour of the golden age of sea travel in a new vision. A spacious, ultramodern interpretation that pampers you with sumptuous comfort and an immense variety of sports and leisure facilities, plus world-class entertainment.

Let your eyes drink in the sheer scale, style and attention to detail. From MSC Divina’s real stone piazza to her Broadway-size theatre. From the sweeping grace of her Swarovski crystal staircases to the calm of her Infinity Pool, extending seamlessly out to sea and the horizon beyond.

Discover a cruise like no other on the spectacular floating city that is MSC Divina – a superb holiday destination in her own right, offering something for everyone at all times.

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Dates & Prices

Date Price Stateroom
07 November 2018 €1,889 Inside Book Now
07 November 2018 €2,039 Oceanview Book Now
07 November 2018 €2,219 Balcony Book Now
28 November 2018 €1,729 Inside Book Now
28 November 2018 €1,879 Oceanview Book Now
28 November 2018 €2,049 Balcony Book Now
09 January 2019 €1,729 Inside Book Now
09 January 2019 €1,879 Oceanview Book Now
09 January 2019 €2,049 Balcony Book Now
30 January 2019 €1,729 Inside Book Now
30 January 2019 €1,879 Oceanview Book Now
30 January 2019 €2,049 Balcony Book Now
20 February 2019 €1,779 Inside Book Now
20 February 2019 €1,929 Oceanview Book Now
20 February 2019 €2,099 Balcony Book Now

Special Offers:
Inside: FREE Social Media Internet
Oceanview: FREE Mealtime Drinks + Social Media Internet
Balcony: FREE All-Inclusive Drinks + Social Media Internet

Price Inclusions

  • Flight Dublin to Miami
  • All transfers airport – hotel – port
  • 1 night stay in a 4 Star hotel on a room only basis in Miami before your cruise
  • 10 nights onboard the 4 Star MSC Divina, based on 2 sharing a cabin
  • Meals onboard on a full board basis
  • Varied day & evening entertainment onboard
  • Transfer from your hotel to airport
  • Flight from Miami to Dublin
  • Taxes and One 20kg check-in bag per person

Booking remarks

  • Inclusive of taxes and service charges as indicated
  • Non refundable or transferrable booking deposit of €250 per person
  • Optional Insurance €70 (conditions apply)
  • Single supplement available on request
  • Drinks on board not included. MSC offer their Allegrissimo All inclusive drinks package for €43 per adult per night (terms & Conditions apply)
  • These prices are guidelines only and are subject to change and availability. Pricing will be confirmed at time of booking.