Western Caribbean from New Orleans Stay & Cruise
Onboard Carnival - Dream
Hays Cruise Extras
  • Includes return flights and private overseas transfers
  • Additional nights in Miami from £59pppn
  • Upgrade to an Oceanview Stateroom from £149pp
Why book…
  • Wander the streets of the French Quarter and visit restaurants serving traditional Creole fare and listen to street musicians playing lively Jazz
  • The port of Mahogany Bay welcome centre offers duty-free shopping and places to eat
  • Get up close to the native and rescued animals that roam freely in enclosures at Belize Zoo
Overview Itinerary
The Ship
Carnival Dream sets the bar for fun in the Carnival fleet. With a huge range of casual and formal restaurants, lively and relaxing bars, and entertainment venues for all ages; Carnival Dream creates an unforgettable holiday before you even step on shore. Speed down water slides, relax by the pool, indulge in a spa treatment, or watch a blockbuster on the cinema screen at the upper deck. Enjoy peace and relaxation at Serenity Adult-Only Retreat while Carnival hosts keep kids entertained with a variety of club games and activities. Take the family to WaterWorks theme park, or head to RedFrog Rum Bar and BlueIguana Tequila Bar for a lively atmosphere, frozen cocktails, draft beers, and Caribbean creations. For dinner, sample cuisines from across the world in the many on-board cafes and restaurants — including Asian, Mexican and Indian — before seeing professional comedy acts and live shows in the evening. Carnival Dream is the ideal place to enjoy family fun between each cruise port.

There's a wide range of dining venues and international cuisines available on Carnival Dream. Seaday Brunch offers favourites including French toast, cooked-to-order eggs and huevos rancheros. Enjoy three-course meals — such as scallops, prime ribs and roasted duck — at Crimson Forward Dining Room, or head to The Chef's Art Steakhouse for premium meats. Enjoy authentic stir-fry at Mongolian Wok, make-your-own-dishes at Pasta Bella, Indian cuisine at Tandoor, Mexican meals at Burrito Bar, and grilled meats at Oceanside BBQ. There's also a deli, poolside grill and salad bar to enjoy, as well as Good Eats which features a carving station. Enjoy teas, cakes, cookies, pastries, and milkshakes at Coffee Bar or visit Sweet Spot for pies, cheesecakes and crumbles. The ship's pizza station and frozen yoghurt bar are open 24 hours a day, too! Kids have the Dr. Seuss-themed Green Eggs and Ham Breakfast which includes fun menus and character meetings, while the Chef's Table offers a VIP experience, multi-course dinner, and specialities not available on the ship's regular menus.

Visit the traditional setting of Rendezvous Club Lounge and enjoy a glass of wine, or head to Burgundy Aft Lounge and socialise with fellow passengers. Ocean Plaza bar hosts live music in the evening and offers a light buffet of cakes and desserts. Sip Mexican favourites including frozen cocktails, margaritas and traditional beers at BlueIguana Tequila Bar or head to RedFrog Rum Bar for a laid-back Caribbean atmosphere, rum-based cocktails and live music. Singalong to your favourite songs in Sam's Piano Bar and The Song Lounge or dance until the early hours at Caliente Dance Club.

Teenagers can enjoy Circle C, Club O2, FunHub, and The Warehouse Video Arcade, while younger guests can attend fun sessions at Camp Ocean. Play minigolf and basketball on the top deck, take a leisurely walk around the jogging track and ride the water slides at Carnival WaterWorks. Cloud 9 Spa features an indoor thalasso pool, steam room, sauna, oriental steam bath, VIP couples area, treatment rooms, fitness studio, hair salon, and the adult-only Serenity Retreat. Browse the Collection Art Gallery, The Fun Shops and Cherry on Top sweet shop. In the evening watch movies on the big screen at Carnival Seaside Theatre, enjoy live music and professional shows at Encore! Main Show Lounge or try your luck at Jackpot Casino & Bar.
Day 1: UK to New Orleans, Louisiana
Fly from your chosen UK airport to New Orleans and be privately transferred to a four-star hotel for your 3-night stay.
Day 2 - 3: New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans — known as the 'Crescent City' and the 'Big Easy' — sits on the Mississippi River and is home to world-class restaurants, lush green landscapes and a vibrant music and night-time scene. Wander the streets of the French Quarter and visit restaurants serving traditional Creole fare and listen to street musicians playing lively Jazz. Take a steamboat cruise along the river, visit historic Jackson Square or experience the carnival atmosphere of Mardi Gras World.
Day 4: New Orleans, Louisiana (for embarkation)
After check-out, be privately transferred to the port to board Carnival Dream for your Western Caribbean cruise.
Day 5 - 6: At Sea
Day 7: Mahogany Bay, Honduras
Mahogany Bay is nestled on the stunning Western Caribbean Island of Roatan. Known for its untouched beauty, Roatan is a popular stop with cruise goers. Ride the chair lift to Mahogany Beach, a 10-acre private island featuring an 825-foot-long white-sand beach with a beach volleyball court and a plethora of watersports. Soak up the sun on the pristine beach, or try something more adventurous such as a kayaking tour or catamaran cruise. The port’s welcome centre offers duty-free shopping and places to eat.
Day 8: Belize City, Belize
The port of Belize City is located in the Central American country of Belize. The city is divided is in two by Haulover Creek with the manually-operated 1920s Swing Bridge linking the two halves together. On the northern side you can trace the country's history at the Museum of Belize or admire the displays of contemporary art at the Image Factory gallery. To the south you can visit the historic St John's Cathedral and the fascinating House of Culture. Get up close to the native and rescued animals that roam freely in enclosures at Belize Zoo. Head out of town to the Old Belize Beach and spend a few hours sunbathing or enjoy barbecued lobster and rum punch on a visit to Goff's Caye. Alternatively, an hour's drive will take you out to the amaxing Altun Ha and Xunantunich Temples.
Day 9: Cozumel, Mexico
Arrive on the Mexican island of Cozumel. One of Mexico's most popular ports of call, it's home to several natural parks and a rich coral reef surrounded by tropical fish. San Miguel, Cozumel's only town, offers a great selection of bars, cafes and restaurants alongside seafront shops and boutiques selling handmade Mayan souvenirs. Follow sightseeing jungle trails, wander botanical gardens with natural lagoons, or view dolphins and sea turtles in their natural habitat.
Day 10: At Sea
Day 11: New Orleans, Louisiana to UK
Today your cruise comes to an end. After disembarkation be privately transferred to the airport for your return flight back to the UK.
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October 2018 - April 2019 - 10 Nights - Flying from selected UK airports to New Orleans
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