Spend some time in Chile’s capital before discovering the colourful culture and historic highlights of Chile, Peru and Central America on this relaxing cruise with Princess Cruises®.
• Santiago, Chile
• La Serena, Chile
• Pisco, Peru
• Lima, Peru
• Puntarenas, Costa Rica
• San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
• Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
• Los Angeles, USA
Maipo Valley Wine Tour Explore Chile’s oldest wine-producing region on a half-day tour of one of its renowned wineries*.
Cruise Admire Lima’s illuminated landmarks during an evening drive through the historic Main Square before an intimate candlelit dinner at the elegant 16th-Century Casa Aliaga*.
Stargazing Head out of Santiago to an observatory in the mountains and discover constellations as you gaze at the stars through high-technology telescopes*.
Cruise Explore Costa Rica’s cloud forest and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the forest from a series of suspension bridges during a full-day excursion*.
Cruise On board, there’s plenty of time − day and night − to watch original musicals, dazzling magic shows, feature films and top comedians. On top of this, there’s a range of exciting shore excursions; like a visit to a charming hacienda for the unique opportunity to watch a traditional Peruvian Paso horse show.
Atton El Bosque This modern hotel is ideally located in the centre of Santiago, close to a number of restaurants, and it has excellent facilities including an indoor pool with far-reaching views towards the Andes.
Cruise The comfortable Balcony Staterooms give you the privacy of your own outdoor space.
* Extra charge
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Princess Cruises® have a passion for travel and their unique itineraries visit some amazing ports of call. On board, comfortable staterooms, friendly crew, a great full-board package with mouth-watering cuisine and dazzling entertainment await. Princess operate a fleet of 17 modern cruise ships and have over 50 years’ experience taking guests to over 360 destinations across the globe.
This 2600-guest ship offers a relaxed ambience, on-board enrichment programmes and flexible dining with a great choice of restaurants.
What to expect
Day 1 UK to Santiago, Chile Depart the UK on your overnight flight to Santiago.
Days 2-3 Santiago, Chile On arrival in the capital, make your way to your hotel for a two-night stay. Your time here is free to relax and explore at leisure. Don’t miss the chance to explore the vineyards and wineries of the beautiful Casablanca Valley during a wine-tasting tour. Chile has a coastline of nearly 4000 miles and an abundance of incredible seafood so be sure to check out one of the city’s fantastic seafood restaurants which serve mouth-watering razor clams, oysters and seabass. Catch live music, browse antique stalls and watch the world go by from a charming café in Barrio Lastarria, a lively neighbourhood which is popular with the art community and has a bohemian feel.
Day 4 Santiago, Chile
Begin your cruise on board the Star Princess®.
Day 5 La Serena, Chile
Days 6-7 At sea
Day 8 Pisco, Peru
Days 9-10 Lima, Peru
Days 11-12 At sea
Day 13 Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Day 14 San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Days 15-16 At sea
Day 17 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Days 18-19 At sea
Day 20 Los Angeles, USA
Following disembarkation, transfer to the airport for your overnight return flight to the UK.
Departing 11 March 2018; similar itineraries are available on alternative dates, please call for details.
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In Santiago, stay at one of the city’s most stylish five-star boutique hotels, The Singular Santiago, which is set in the city’s cultural heart and has a rooftop pool and bar.
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