From Panama to Barbados

Expedition cruise to the Southern Caribbean

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Departure date
April 16, 2023
10 days

Enjoy a South Caribbean adventure to seven countries and six islands

  • 10-day expedition cruise from Panama to Barbados, exploring the natural wonders, historic landmarks and local communities of the southern Caribbean.

  • Journey from the vibrant city of Colón to historical Santa Marta, before island-hopping down the Lesser Antilles to the many attractions of Barbados.

  • Discover tropical rainforests, volcanic landscapes and colourful wildlife, with our expert Expedition Team as your guides.

Panama and Colombia's coastal gems

Setting sail from Colón at the gateway to the Panama Canal, you'll explore the tiny islands of the San Blas archipelago and one of South America's oldest towns, Santa Marta. A striking change of scenery awaits in the desert landscape of Colombia’s Guajira Peninsula.

Discover paradise islands

From the Dutch island of Bonaire, your cruise continues across the Caribbean Sea to the Lesser Antilles. Here you'll explore the dazzling biodiversity and unique cultures of Dominica, St Lucia, Grenada and Barbados.

What's Included

Expedition Cruise  

Onboard Activities 

Landing Activities 

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Setting sail from Colón

Day 1

The people of Guna Yala

Day 2

Historical Santa Marta

Day 3

The Guajira Peninsula

Day 4

Eye-catching Kralendijk

Day 5

Science and leisure

Day 6

The wonders of Dominica

Day 7

Volcanic St Lucia

Day 8

Grenada's Island paradise

Day 9

Beautiful Barbados

Day 10

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages