New Year’s Eve (11 day) No Fly Cruise

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  • Location
    Florida & Bahamas
  • Date
    Dec 27, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019
  • Price
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OverviewItineraryPricingDeparturesHotel & ExcursionsBefore You Go

OVERVIEW

Big-city life quickly becomes a distant memory on this adventure through the islands. On your way south, stop at Port Canaveral to see Apollo and Gemini spacecraft at the Kennedy Space Centre, or visit any number of world-famous theme parks in nearby Orlando. Onward along your journey, relax or play on soft, white-sand beaches and snorkel crystal-clear waters at Great Stirrup Cay, our idyllic private-island paradise in The Bahamas. Plus swim with dolphins, enjoy fantastic duty-free shopping or simply admire the full palette of pastel-hued buildings lining the waterfront in Nassau.

Day 1: Depart Kingston
Day 2: New York (EMBARK)
Day 3: At Sea
Day 4: Orlando & Beaches (Port Canaveral)
Day 5: Orlando & Beaches (Port Canaveral)
Day 6: Miami, Florida
Day 7: Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas
Day 8: Nassau, Bahamas
Day 9: At Sea
Day 10: At Sea
Day 11: New York (DISEMBARK)

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Itinerary

DAY ONE
7:00 am Depart from Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess St. We travel to New York City where we overnight at the Wellington Hotel.
Hotel: The Wellington Hotel, 1-212-247-3900
DAY TWO
ALL ABOARD We transfer to New York pier to board the magnificent Norwegian Escape for the next 14 days. At lunch time, your group will begin boarding Norwegian’s Escape. You’ll have time to settle into your cabins and get a bite to eat
4:00 pm Be on deck as we set sail down the Hudson. Cruising past the Statue of Liberty is a sight you’ll want to see! It will be a memory that lasts forever as we set sail for the Caribbean!
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY THREE
SEA DAYS Enjoy your first full day at sea aboard ship. Participate in many activities on board ship or just relax on a deck chair. There is something for everyone, so join in the fun!
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY FOUR & FIVE
ORLANDO, BEACHES, PORT CANAVERAL Enjoy breakfast aboard ship and then step off at your first port of call for the day. Orlando & Beaches (Port Canaveral). This is the place to shuttle from one exciting port to the next. Visit nearby Kennedy Space Center for a day of inspiring and educational exhibits. Amuse yourself at one of the world-class theme parks or spend the day watching for alligators from an airboat.
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch if on ship) & Dinner
DAY SIX
MIAMI, FLORIDA Miami’s amazing medley of cultures and flashy urban settings makes it a scene to be seen. Visit the trendy Art Deco district of South Beach, Calle Ocho in Little Havana, the super-upscale neighborhoods of Coconut Grove and Coral Gables and the unique ecosystem of the Everglades.
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch if on ship) & Dinner
DAY SEVEN
GREAT STIRRUP CAY, BAHAMAS Spend a full day on the expanded white sandy beaches and enjoy the many activities we have to offer. Play in the water, go snorkelling and see the underwater delights, or get revved up on a waver runner adventure. The fun is endless here. Hungry? Grab a bite at the new 8,500-square foot beach buffet which includes a central pizza making station, two grills, hot and cold food stations, as well as fresh fruits and breads.
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch if on ship) & Dinner
DAY EIGHT
NASSAU, BAHAMAS From the waterfront to the end of Bay Street, you’ll find some of the best duty-free shopping and a charming mix of architecture, both old and new. But there’s plenty to do besides shopping – swim with the dolphins, try your luck in a casino or snorkel with colourful fish.
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch if on ship) & Dinner
DAY NINE & TEN
SEA DAYS Enjoy your sea days as we begin our journey home. Every night will be music to your ears with the entertainment on board Norwegian Escape. Perfect your dance moves and clear your pipes as you go on an incredible audible journey with Tony Award®-winning musical, After Midnight. Feel the butterflies of teen love in For the Record: The Brat Pack. And when you want to hear something just a little bit different, the laughs bursting out of Headliners Comedy Club will surely do the trick. With the entertainment on board, Norwegian Escape is hitting all the right notes. Connect with the sea on The Waterfront, our quarter-mile oceanfront promenade. Discover a new restaurant or bar each day and night!

Pull up a stool at The Cellars Wine bar, offering the ultimate wine experience. Dine oceanside at La Cucina and enjoy delicious lobster fettuccine. Or simply bask in the ocean air and watch the sunset with your friends. Pull up a stool at The Cellars, Norwegian’s first ever wine bar. Let your hair down in the District Brew House, offering more than 50 different bottled beers and 24 draft beers on tap. Sip on a signature margarita at Jimmy Buffett’s the 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar. Or reminisce about the good ‘ol days at Miami’s oldest bar, Tobacco Road! Grab your glass, make some new friends, and let the good times roll!
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch if on ship) & Dinner
DAY ELEVEN
AT SEA Morning arrival in New York .As we say goodbye to the Escape, our Maple Leaf Tours coach will be waiting to return us home. Your baggage will be transferred to the coach for you, all you have to do is disembark and we’ll take care of the rest. We will make a lunch stop in Tannersville, Pennsylvania at the Premium Crossing Outlets food court. After a brief stop at the Duty Free and clearing Canadian Customs, we will arrive back home at approximately 10 p.m.
Hotel: The Norwegian Escape iConcierge Phone App: 1-877-308-5605
Meals: Breakfast

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Pricing

EARLY BOOKING BONUS
$200 OFF PER PERSON IF PAID IN FULL BY AUGUST 24, 2018!

TOUR INCLUSIONS
  • Round trip transportation aboard a deluxe motor coach
  • One night hotel accommodation at the Wellington Hotel in Times Square, New York City
  • Transfers to the ship
  • 9 days aboard the Norwegian Escape
  • All meals including daily breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard the ship
  • Unlimited beverage package with a wide selection of soft drinks, beers, spirits, cocktails, wines by the glass/bottle or draft beer (up to a value of $15 per drink)
  • Prepaid ship board gratuities
  • All taxes and port charges
  • Fully escorted by a Tour Director
  • Rates are per person in Canadian dollars
  • Triple/Quad prices available upon request
  • Rates are subject to change if reservation is made within 90 days of departure
INSIDE CABIN BALCONY CABIN OCEANVIEW CABIN
$2,999
TAX INCL

Double
$5,599
TAX INCL

Single
$3,699
TAX INCL

Double
$6,799
TAX INCL

Single
PLEASE CALL TO INQUIRE
Occupancy: Double (2 to a room) Triple (3 to a room) Quad (4 to a room) Single (1 to a room)
Price is listed per person including tax.
  • A deposit of $500 is required at the time of booking.
  • Balance is due September 24, 2018
  • Minimum numbers apply. Prices subject to change at any time.
  • Deposits & all payments are non-refundable at any time.

NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE DISCLAIMER:
In the event of strikes, lockouts, stoppages of labour, riots, weather conditions, mechanical difficulties or any other reason whatsoever, Norwegian Cruise Line has the right to cancel, advance, postpone or substitute any scheduled sailing or itinerary without prior notice. Norwegian Cruise Line shall not be responsible for failure to adhere to published arrival and departure times for any of its ports of call. Norwegian Cruise Line may, but is not obliged to, substitute another vessel for any sailing and cannot be liable for any loss to passengers due to such cancellation, advancement, postponement or substitution. Reservations are subject to change or cancellation in the event of a full-ship charter, and in such event, NCL shall refund all passage moneys paid by the passenger.

Promo codes applicable until August 24, 2018
Inside Cabin
$200 OFF for Single Occupancy use 18NYEINS1
$400 OFF for Double Occupancy use 18NYEINS2
Balcony Cabin
$200 OFF for Single Occupancy use 18NYEBAL1
$400 OFF for Double Occupancy use 18NYEBAL2

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Departures

5:30 am Depart Belleville Maple Leaf Office at 81 Millennium Parkway (parking)
6:00 am Depart Napanee Flying J Northeast Corner of the Parking Lot
7:00 am Depart Depart Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess Street (parking)
7:15 am Depart Gananoque HWY#2 Carpool Lot
7:30 am Depart 1000 Islands Bridge
5:30 am Depart Ottawa Robbies Restaurant 1531 St Laurent Blvd (parking)
5:55 am Depart Ottawa All Saints Lutheran Church 1061 Pinecrest Rd (parking)
6:25 am Depart Kemptville Stinson’s Gas Bar HWY 43
7:00 am Depart Brockville Food Basics

*Temporary overnight parking is offered at the Thousand Islands Bridge Authority as a courtesy for individuals with special circumstances. The Thousand Islands Bridge Authority is not responsible and assumes no liability for theft of or damage to any vehicle or its contents while located on its property. Completion of this form shall not be construed as waiving compliance with any parking law, regulation or ordinance. Vehicles parked beyond the indicated departure date may be subject to towing.

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HOTEL

Hotel Wellington
We offer a truly guest-centered experience assuring that you will feel completely at home. With the Park Cafe, a neighborhood favorite, Molyvos, an award-winning Greek restaurant, and a friendly, welcoming team, the Wellington is an ideal base for visits to New York City.
Address: 871 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA
Phone: 1-212-247-3900


Norwegian EscapeThe Norwegian Escape
This sparkling cruise ship is the perfect choice or year-round cruises from New York to the Bahamas, Florida and the Caribbean, or to the coast of Canada and New England. Tons of dining choices and Freestyle Cruising – Norwegian Escape has it all. Chill out by the pool, get lucky in the casino, unwind at the spa, and make the kids happy with Wii games and lots more. 

EXCURSIONS

Orlando & Beaches, Port Canaveral Port Information
Excursions: Additional Fees Apply
This is the place to shuttle from one exciting port to the next. Visit nearby Kennedy Space Centre for a day of inspiring and educational exhibits. Amuse yourself at any one of the world-class theme parks. Or spend the day watching for alligators from an airboat.

Miami, Florida Port Information
Miami’s amazing medley of cultures and flashy urban settings makes it a scene to be seen. Visit the trendy Art Deco district of South Beach, Calle Ocho in Little Havana, the super-upscale neighborhoods of Coconut Grove and Coral Gables and the unique ecosystem of the Everglades.

Great Stirrup Cay Port of CallGreat Stirrup Cay Port Information    
Excursions: Additional Fees Apply
All our cruises to the Bahamas feature a whole day visit to Great Stirrup Cay, our idyllic island paradise reserved just for our guests. Stroll along soft, white-sand beaches and enjoy the many activities we have to offer. Snorkel and see underwater delights, kayak in crystal-clear water, then get revved up on a WaveRunner® adventure. The fun is endless here. Grab a bite at our new 8,500- square foot beach buffet and simply relax in your private beachfront cabana. This tropical paradise is just for you. Take advantage.

Nassau, Bahamas Port Information
Excursions: Additional Fees Apply
From the waterfront to the end of Bay Street, you’ll find some of the best duty-free shopping and a charming mix of architecture, both old and new. But there’s plenty to do besides shopping – swim with the dolphins, try your luck in a casino or snorkel with colourful fish.

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BEFORE YOU GO

TRAVEL INSURANCE
Cancellation & Medical Insurance is strongly recommended for overnight tours and out of country travel. Travel Insurance is available for purchase through Maple Leaf Tours.
  • All passengers must have a valid passport until 6 months past the return date for this tour. BOOKING NAME MUST BE AS IT APPEARS ON PASSPORT.
  • For the comfort of fellow travellers, kindly refrain from using scented products such as perfume, cologne, and other fragrances and scented hand sanitizers.
  • There are regular stops made for comfort breaks.
  • Tipping for driver and escort is voluntary depending on quality of service
  • Baggage service will be provided. You will receive your luggage tags upon check in prior to departure. Please ensure that you adhere to our baggage policies. Maple Leaf Tours will pay only the portage charges for ONE large suitcase per person. You are responsible for your carry-on baggage.

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