For the first time ever, Seabourn will be going to Cuba after gaining the okay to cruise to the island. Seabourn will set sail to Cuba beginning the winter of 2019.
Travelweek advised that this marks the third Carnival-brand cruise to get the approval from Cuba to sail around the island.
Seabourn will leave from Puerto Rico, San Juan, and Miami. Everything kicks off with the Seabourn Sojourn heading out on a 12-day journey, leaving from Miami on November 4th of next year.
Travellers can pick from four different itineraries with five separate departure dates. Eleven, 12 and 14-day cruises will see five Cuba ports within the season, with about three to four on every itinerary. Five ports that are included within these cruises are: Cienfuegos, Punta Frances, Antilla (Nipe Bay), Havana, Santiago de Cuba, and Isla de Juventud.
All of the cruises include stops overnight in Havana, where travelers can see the UNESCO World Heritage Site for its 500th anniversary celebration.
Those who are interested can start booking their Seabourn Cuban cruises right away.
President of Seabourn, Richard Meadows, chimed in on the line’s newest voyages stating that the company is very excited to finally be able to include Cuba within its itineraries, which he states are fresh and sure to satisfy.
Port detail specifics around Seabourn’s Cuba itineraries are:
November 4, 2019: Twelve-day roundtrip from Miami. Stops are in Havana, Santiago, and Cienfuegos Cuba (overnight); as well as Antilla (Nipe Bay), Cuba; Port Antonio, Jamaica; and West End, Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands.
November 16 and 28, 2019: Twelve-day roundtrip from Miami. Stops include:
Cienfuegos, Santiago de Cuba, and Havana, Cuba (overnight); as well as West End, Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands; Port Antonio, Jamaica; and Antilla (Nipe Bay).
December 10, 2019: Eleven-day trip, from Miami to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Stops include:
West End, Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands; Cienfuegos, Cuba; Punta Frances, Isla de la Juventud, Cuba; Isla Catalina, Dominican Republic; and Havana (La Habana), Cuba (overnight)
December 21, 2019: Fourteen-day trip from San Juan, Puerto Rico to Miami. Stops include:
Gustavia, St. Barthelemy; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Carambola Beach, St. Kitts & Nevis; Santiago de Cuba and Havana, Cuba (overnight); St. John’s, Antigua, Antigua & Barbuda; Antilla (Nipe Bay), Cuba; as well as Port Antonio, Jamaica.