Best for quick budget getaway: Carnival
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The Caribbean was made for cruising. Island-hopping by plane is pricey at best, prohibitive at worst, making cruising your next best option to experience multiple islands on one trip.
You can let the sun melt all your cares away as you laze on a picture-perfect shore or head inland to unlock the culture that’s been brewing away for hundreds of years.
Whether you’re up for a quick jaunt or an extended stay, these cruise liners are sailing to the Eastern Caribbean throughout the year.
When choosing cruises for this list, we looked at the quality of routes available from each cruise line, prioritizing well-paced itineraries with port stops at key destinations around the Eastern Caribbean.
We also considered dining onboard, weighing the number, variety and overall quality of restaurants against passenger reviews. Finally, we weighed cabin amenities against each price point, looking for cruise lines that are known to deliver the highest value.
Additionally, we sought out customer reviews on travel websites and personal travel blogs, considering first-person experiences and each company’s overall reputation.
Eastern Caribbean cruises sail all through the year with many cruisers choosing to sail in the winter and spring months. Find your best time to cruise by considering several factors:
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Get your island holiday fix and so much more while you explore one of the Caribbean’s most popular regions. Stay on top of the latest cruising sales with these top cruise deals.
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