Upon arrival in Chicago, you will transfer to your hotel for two nights of exploring this lively city. Well-known for its bold architecture, spend your days exploring this wonderful metropolis – including Millennium Park, Cloud Gate and The Art Institution of Chicago, before ending the afternoon with an indulgent deep-dish Chicago pizza.
After another day of enjoying the city, you will board the Amtrak train for an overnight trip to Memphis. The Amtrak train is a comfortable and easy-going way of journeying between states, nestling yourself in a roomette with seats that convert into a bed, a picture window, climate control, and personal service. Dinner and breakfast is included.
Chicago – Memphis
The next two nights will be spent exploring Memphis, a trendy city with a cool music scene. With over 100 BBQ restaurants you’ll never go hungry, and there are plenty of fantastic musical attractions to see, including the Gibson factory and Graceland.
Day 6 -7
In the morning, you’ll hop on board the Amtrak train again, this time enjoying a full day journey to New Orleans. Sit back with a coffee and enjoy the sights whizzing past your picture window.
You’ll now spend two nights in New Orleans, another great city for foodies and music lovers. The city really comes alive at night thanks to its cool bars, live music, and delicious Creole cuisine.
Memphis – New Orleans
On the afternoon of day nine you will board the Norwegian Getaway, a chic cruise ship offering a plethora of exciting activities and amenities. With 16 sumptuous dining options, a bowling alley, a casino, and a soothing spa, there’s so much to see and do as you sail across the ocean. You’ll be staying on the Norwegian Getaway for seven nights.
Today is spent at sea, sailing across the azure waters as you take advantage of the wonderful amenities on board the ship. Play a game of basketball, splash around in the pool, or test your luck in the casino.
Your first port of call is Cozumel, a gorgeous island offering splendid snorkelling and scuba diving opportunities. This is Mexico’s largest island, and is home to a mix of stunning beaches, trendy restaurants, fascinating archaeological sites, and verdant jungle.
One of Honduras’ Caribbean Bay Islands, the sugary sands of Roatan leads on to the topaz waters of Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, ideal for epic scuba diving excursions, and the chance to see whale sharks.
Roatan, Bay Islands
A striking 75-acres of natural beauty and rich culture, with an expansive pool area, a gorgeous outdoor restaurant and bar, beachside cabanas, a shopping village full of Belizean crafts, and The Flighthouse – a 136ft high venue offering a heart-pumping zip line across the island.
Harvest Caye, Belize
This small tourist region is full of charm, created to entice cruise lines for a day of soaking up the sun on the golden sands, and sipping a refreshing drink under thatched seating areas.
Costa Maya, Mexico
Day 15 is spent at sea, again enjoying the plethora of excursions on board the Norwegian Getaway. Relaxing spa treatments, fun sports, delicious laidback restaurants…there’s plenty to do onboard.
Today you will arrive back at New Orleans, where you will disembark and head to the airport ready for your overnight flight home
Arrive back in the UK.