New Orleans and Cruise 2019

New Orleans and Cruise 2019

from $3,969.00 CAD

New Orleans and Cruise aboard Norwegian Breakway

15 Days

NP9021 Feb 13, 2019 to Feb 27, 2019

Day 1 Cincinnati, OH
We begin our journey this morning from Southwestern Ontario. After crossing the border into the US, we make our way to Cincinnati, OH, set on banks of the Ohio River, for our first overnight.

New Orleans MAPDay 2 Birmingham, AL
Breakfast is included this morning before boarding our coach and setting out on anther relaxing day. Our travels take us through the rolling hills of Kentucky and on through the mountains of Tennessee. The warmer temperatures will be a welcome change as we arrive at our destination for tonight, Birmingham, Alabama in the “Heart of Dixie! (B)

Day 3 New Orleans, LA
After breakfast, we leave Birmingham and set our sights on the Gulf city of New Orleans, Louisiana. Nicknamed the "Big Easy," it's known for its round-the-clock nightlife, vibrant live-music scene and unique cuisine reflecting its history as a melting pot of French, African and American cultures. Our afternoon arrival allows for time to freshen up and take in some of your surroundings before we sit down to a special group dinner. (B,D)

Day 4 New Orleans, LA
This morning you travel through three centuries of history, legends and romance as we are joined by a local guide for a tour of this fascinating city. See world famous French Quarter and historic Jackson Square; visit one of the historic cemeteries and learn about this unique above ground burial system; marvel at stories of voodoo and piracy on the Bayou St. John. This afternoon a real treat is in store as we tour Mardi Gras World, the largest float design and fabrication facility in the world! Watch a short video and hear the details of Mardi Gras history and customs, then top it off with a sample of King Cake! The balance of the day is at your leisure. (B)

Day 5 Cruise
There’s plenty of time this morning to enjoy the sights and sounds of New Orleans at leisure. Stroll through Jackson Square, the French Quarter and Bourbon Street or hop aboard one of the historic street trolleys. Enjoy lunch on your own before making our way to the Port to board the Norwegian Breakaway for our Western Caribbean Cruise! (B,D)

Day 6 Cruise
Time to enjoy the amenities of the Norwegian Breakaway. Our first day onboard is a day at Sea. Enjoy the world class spa, casino, shopping, special activities, extraordinary dining options or the Live show. (B,L,D)

Day 7 Cozumel, Mexico
Today we are in the port of Cozumel. With many shore excursions to choose from or stroll at leisure, we are sure you will find something new and fun to experience today. (B,L,D)

Day 8 Cruise
Time to relax poolside today and catch your breath before another port of call tomorrow! (B,L,D)

Day 9 Harvest Caye, Belize
We dock at 8:00 a.m. to give you plenty of time to experience the sun, fun and sand in Harvest Caye, Norwegian’s premier resort-style destination. Ship sets sail at 4:00 p.m.

Day 10 Costa Maya , Mexico
An early arrival to this coastal paradise in the Yucatan featuring stunning beaches with soft sand and blue skies. Travel to see ancient Mayan ruins in this region rich with archaeological sites, or simply relax on the beach. Ship departs at 2:00 p.m. (B,L,D)

Day 11 Cruise
Our final day of cruising is another day at sea. Be sure to take in on the onboard entertainment. (B,L,D)

Day 12 Natchez, MS
We arrive in port at 7:00 a.m. and after disembarking the ship, we board our motor coach and continue onwards to Natchez and the Frogmore Cotton Plantation. This afternoon we will learn of the contrast of a working cotton plantation from 1790 through today. Experience slave culture, sharecropping and modern technology. Also offered is a rare antique steam gin and high-tech modern gin, along with 19 antebellum outbuildings of which 8 are furnished and visited during the tour. Guests may also try their hand at picking cotton during the tour! (B)

Day 13 Memphis, TN
After breakfast in our hotel, we depart this incredible southern area of Mississippi, travelling north to Memphis. Upon arrival, you will have time to enjoy a visit to “Elvis’s – Graceland Mansion”, which is always a popular stop when visiting Memphis. (B)

Day 14 Indianapolis, IN
Departing for Indianapolis after breakfast this morning, we find ourselves easing our way back into the northern part of the States, en route back to Ontario. A farewell Dinner is included this evening. (B,D)

Day 15 Home
Breakfast in your hotel this morning will start our day off, as we prepare to make our way back to the border, stopping at Duty Free before crossing and then returning to our joining points. (B)

Cost Includes:

  • Relaxing motor coach transportation
  • Seven nights hotel accommodation (land portion)
  • Hotel taxes and US exchange
  • 7 breakfasts – combination of full and deluxe continental at hotels
  • Dinner in New Orleans
  • City tour of New Orleans
  • Admission to Mardi Gras World
  • 7-night cruise from New Orleans, cabin category of choice
  • All meals onboard cruise
  • Tour at Frogmore Plantation
  • Graceland Mansion Tour
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Services of a Hanover Holidays Tour Director
  • Taxes and port fees

Cost (CDN) per person
Inside IA
Twin $3969.00
Oceanview OA
Twin $4239.00
Balcony BB
Twin $4369.00

Book by October 1, 2018 and we will include Onboard Gratuities and Ultimate Beverage Package for 2!

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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