Touring both coasts of South America by cruise
Princess Cruises scheduled two itineraries to tour the silhouette of South America aboard its Island Princess and Coral Princess ships
The Princess Cruises, premium cruise line, scheduled two itineraries to tour the silhouette of South America aboard its “Island Princess” and “Coral Princess” ships.
Both tours will depart from the Port of Fort Lauderdale in Florida, and departures are scheduled between December and March.
“From a monumental engineering work such as the Panama Canal, to the magical Easter Island, through the most virgin glaciers on the planet, a cosmopolitan city like Buenos Aires and the fantastic beaches of Brazil, the South American continent is a world of contrasts and the hand of Princess it is possible to travel this world of differences, with the premium service of the Island Princess Cruise, which includes full board, innumerable gastronomic proposals and the tranquility of having everything resolved as in a five-star hotel ”said Charlie Ryan, president of Discover the World, exclusive representative of the Princess Cruise line in Argentina.
The Island Princess will make a complete tour around both coasts of South America on January 9: The 59-day trip will have as its point of origin and return to the city of Ft. Ludderdale. From there you will start an itinerary that offers a wide range of environments and landscapes: After crossing the Panama Canal, the cruise will embark on its route to the South Pacific, with stops, among other destinations, in Lima, Easter Island, Puerto Montt until you reach the southern tip in Ushuaia, from where you will sail in an eastern direction in search of the Atlantic Ocean. From the south of Argentina you will go to the Falkland Islands, Puerto Madryn and Buenos Aires. After two days in the Argentine capital, you will return to heading north making stops in the most attractive beaches of Brazil (Ilhabela, Rio de Janeiro and Salvador) and the Caribbean (Antigua, Barbados and Trinidad), completing, in this way, a saga of 27 ports of the South American continent.
For its part, the Coral Princess ship will make a 20-day trip touring the Atlantic silhouette of the American continent with stops on the best beaches in the Caribbean and south of the region. With two departure dates (December 2, 2019 and March 19, 2020) you will depart from Fort Lauderdale, in the state of Florida, to the port of Buenos Aires (the itinerary will also be done in reverse). Passengers can disembark and relax on the beaches of St. Kitts, Martinique, Salvador de Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, and Montevideo until arriving at the Port of Buenos Aires.
Entertainment and activities
Both the Island Princess ship and the Coral Princess, have the famous “Movies under the Stars” - Cinema under the stars - excellent dining options, the Lotus Spa and almost 900 cabins with private balconies. Large outdoor spaces with swimming pools to enjoy the sun, many activities and the best views during panoramic crossings.
Nightlife on board is guaranteed: Princess Cruises ships have nightclubs such as “Skywalker Nightclub,” a nightclub on the upper deck of the ships. You can also access the "Grand Casino" that offers slot machine and table games.
Those who opt for more relaxed proposals to socialize on the high seas have several spaces: “Explore Lounge”, “The Sanctuary”, “Shooter’s Cigar Bar” or “Promenade Lounge and Bar”.
Activities and fun are also guaranteed during daytime sailing days: hot tubs, numerous swimming pools, basketball courts, running track, gyms and spa are some of the options that Princess Cruises ships offer their passengers.