Who says the perfect vacation has to be planned in advance? Put your out-of-office message on, pack your favorite swimsuits, and leave the details to us. Take advantage of one of our last-minute cruises from Florida to the Caribbean destination of your choice for an unforgettable, fun-filled escape.

From short cruises to the Bahamas to extended vacations to the Southern and Eastern Caribbean, our cruises are perfectly designed to maximize your vacation time. Discover stunning coral reefs, experience thrilling jungle adventures, or kick back on one of the Caribbean’s many immaculate stretches of sand.

Departure Ports

Fort Lauderdale

If you’re cruising from Fort Lauderdale, the Caribbean is just a day away. Spend your vacation sinking your toes in satin sands, going on underwater expeditions, and tasting fresh seafood dishes and tropical cocktails. Book an extended vacation to some of the Caribbean’s most sought-after islands, from Curaçao and Bonaire to Antigua and St. Thomas.


If Miami is your departure port of choice, a short jaunt to the islands could be your ideal getaway. Get some quality Bahamian beach time on one of our short cruises to Nassau. If you have a few more days, book a Key West and Mexico cruise to visit the southernmost point in the U.S., explore mysterious caverns, and wander through ancient ruins.


Sail from our newest Florida departure port, Tampa, on a deluxe Caribbean cruise vacation. Book a 7-night Western Caribbean cruise to Mexico, Honduras, and Belize. Explore the ABC Islands on a Southern Caribbean cruise. Or experience the best of the Eastern Caribbean on a 10-night cruise.

Top Destinations for Last-Minute Cruises from Florida

Southern Carribbean

If you have more than a week, book a last-minute cruise from Florida to the spectacular islands of the Southern Caribbean. Board a catamaran and swim with sea turtles in Barbados, enjoy an unforgettable horseback ride on a beach in St. Lucia, and dance to an authentic steel pan band in St. Kitts. On a cruise to the ABC Islands, snorkel off the coast of a private island in Aruba, visit flamingos and spot marine life on a glass-bottom kayak in Bonaire, and play with dolphins and sea lions in Curaçao.

Eastern Caribbean

An eastern Caribbean cruise will have you wandering the picturesque streets of San Juan, snorkeling alongside turtles in St. Thomas, and ziplining through the jungles of the British Virgin Islands. Visit one of the most beautiful beaches in the world in Charlotte Amalie. Discover both the French and Dutch sides of the island of St. Maarten as you join one of our distinguished Celebrity chefs to shop for tasty produce and fresh fish at a local market.

Western Caribbean

Head west and live the good life at an exclusive beach mansion in the Cayman Islands. Feed your appetite for adrenaline in one of Mexico’s thrilling theme parks, then head to a private beach on a party bus. Book an exclusive catamaran in Cozumel, where you’ll snorkel, paddleboard, and even learn how to sail. In Key West, bike along the island’s quirky streets or visit the area’s main sights aboard a conch train.

Top Shore Excursions on Last-Minute Cruises from Florida

Culinary Cravings

From conch fritters in the Bahamas to mouthwatering tacos in Mexico and fresh seafood throughout the islands, the Caribbean is filled with tasty treats and adventurous flavors. With Chef's Market Discoveries, accompany our chef and watch how he sources ingredients at a local fish market in Barbados, learn how to make authentic Mexican salsa and guacamole in Costa Maya, and taste Key West’s famous key lime pie.

Sea & Sun

In the Caribbean, there’s no shortage of ways to experience its turquoise seas, tropical sunsets, and pristine beaches. Go underwater and dive famous shipwrecks in Tortola and St. Croix. Explore the St. Vincent coast from a traditional schooner or kayak through mangroves in Fort de France. Spend an afternoon snorkeling and bathing in the Virgin Gorda Baths of Tortola or explore the deep waters of Barbados from a submarine. When you’re not exploring, unwind in paradise on the silky sands that make the Caribbean the world’s hottest destination.

Caribbean Culture

Discover the secrets of the Caribbean culture and history on shore excursions to the islands’ most important landmarks. In each port, you’ll be able to explore the monuments, museums, and sites that make each island unique. Wander through the forts of Old San Juan, stop in the Caribbean’s oldest church in St. Lucia, and visit a former British Garrison in St. Vincent.

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