Royal Caribbean International Opens Bookings on Cuba Cruises

Fresh off its approval by the Cuban government, Royal Caribbean International has announced that it is opening bookings on its Cuba cruises.

Guests will sail onboard the newly renovated Empress of the Seas on a five-night itinerary departing Miamion April 19, 2017. The ship will then reposition to Tampa offering two itineraries with calls to Havana on April 30 (seven-night sailing) and May 20 (five-night sailing).

During the cruises guests will enjoy people to people experiences exploring Cuba’s natural beauty, architecture, cuisine, music and art. All cruises will be designed in accordance with current U.S. to Cuba travel regulations, Royal Caribbean said.

Guests will be able to explore Old Havana, a UNESCO World Heritage site, including notable squares, historic neighborhoods, a local artisan market, Havana’s rum museum and Hemingway’s former residence and favorite haunts. Onboard the ship, Royal Caribbean will offer Cuban cuisine, like cortaditos and café con leche, as well as experiences inspired by the island, like salsa music.



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