The Western Caribbean is home to all kinds of tropical delights, from some of the world’s best coral reefs to historic ruins and spectacular beaches. On a Western Caribbean cruise, spend your days in or on the water, savoring fresh seafood al fresco, hiking lush rainforests, or lounging on the region’s unparalleled stretches of sand.
Pet stingrays in Grand Cayman and play with dolphins in Cozumel. Discover ancient traditions and landmarks along the Mayan Riviera. Try an authentic slice of key lime pie in Key West, or experience the jovial atmosphere of Duval Street’s bars. Embark on the adventure of a lifetime in Belize, where you can go tubing in caves, snorkel alongside sharks, or zipline over a verdant jungle canopy.
Whether you’re looking for thrills or a little R&R, you’ll find it on Western Caribbean cruises with Celebrity.
In the Western Caribbean, you’ll find abundant opportunities to get up close to its incredible wildlife. Admire the colorful birds that inhabit Belize’s mangrove forests. Swim with southern Atlantic stingrays and snorkel with turtles in Grand Cayman. Kiss a dolphin in Costa Maya and explore Cozumel’s jungle on horseback. Marvel at the tropical marine life that inhabits the Caribbean Sea on scuba diving excursions throughout the region.
In Costa Maya, spend a day in Chacchoben to discover Mayan history and traditions dating back thousands of years. Altun Ha is home to the 60-foot “Temple of the Sun God” in Belize City, which is well worth a day trip. Visit Lamanai, one of Mesoamerica's largest Mayan ceremonial sites, on a riverboat safari excursion. Don’t miss a visit to the awe-inspiring Chichen Itza, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World.
Along with swaying palms and white-sand beaches, the Western Caribbean is rich with natural sites to explore. Trek along Grand Cayman’s Mastic Trail through an expansive preserve of native flora and fauna. Admire the ancient stalagmites nestled inside the Cayman Crystal Caves. In Key West, explore the lush clusters of mangroves on a stand-up paddleboard.
Grand Cayman is world-renowned for its pristine beaches, wildlife, and relaxed atmosphere. Lounge on the award-winning Seven Mile Beach, a paradisiacal stretch of sand on the island’s western coast. Take your family to swim with stingrays, dolphins, and turtles, or snorkel amidst tropical fish. Sample the local rum and take a moment to soak in the stunning Caribbean vistas all around you.
Cozumel is home to some of the world’s best spots for water sports, Mayan ruins, and marine life experiences. Explore the area’s coral reef formations and tropical fish on a scuba diving or snorkeling excursion. Trek to ancient Mayan structures nestled deep in the jungle. See dolphins, stingrays, and manatees up close. After a busy day in port, taste some authentic local cuisine and sip some well-earned Mexican tequila.
Quirky Key West is a destination that’s meant to be savored. Spend a leisurely afternoon strolling down Duval Street in Key West, a hub for shopping, dining, and drinking. Stop for a slice of authentic key lime pie and soak up history at the Hemingway House. Explore the surrounding waters on a stand-up paddleboarding adventure or kayak through mangroves.
Discover the best of the Western Caribbean on a luxury cruise vacation with Celebrity, from 5-night getaways to Key West and Cozumel to 7-night cruises aboard our newest ships, Celebrity Edge or Apex. Sail from Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, or Miami to unforgettable destinations in Belize, Grand Cayman, Jamaica, Mexico, and more from November to August.
Cruise to the Western Caribbean in complete luxury aboard one of our award-winning ships, outfitted with sleek, modern design and venues that push the boundaries between sea and ship. Our fleet promises world-class dining, intuitive service, and luxurious accommodations that become your sanctuary after sun-soaked days in the Caribbean.
Sip your favorite cocktail at one of our innovative bars, or visit specialty restaurants that bring global cuisines to you. During days at sea, book an indulgent spa treatment, watch an incredible show at the onboard theater, or simply admire the stunning ocean views from your veranda. For guests of The Retreat®, there’s always time to unwind with exclusive access to venues, dining, and amenities.