Octantis, Caribbean Connections ex Bridgetown to New York



9 Night Cruise sailing from Bridgetown to New York aboard Viking Octantis.

9 Night Cruise sailing from Bridgetown to New York aboard Viking Octantis.

Uncover a new side of the Caribbean on board your expedition ship, where each day brings a new island and a new adventure. Discover the striking beauty of tropical landscapes and the diverse ecosystems that thrive here. Explore coral reefs by kayak, see marine animals in their natural habitats by submersible and learn about local history and cultures on engaging shore excursions. Onboard lectures by our Viking Resident Scientists enrich your knowledge and understanding.

Day 1 Bridgetown, Barbados
Arrive and meet your fellow travelers and expedition leaders on board your ship. Settle in to your stateroom and attend a briefing for the following day.

Day 2 Soufrière, St. Lucia
Discover complex ecosystems of the lush mountainous island of St. Lucia during a hike up the slopes of Gros Piton. Take a guided walk through the Grand Eden Estate in search of the island’s endemic bird species or glimpse the island’s colonial past and natural beauty during a horseback ride through the Morne Coubaril Estate. Alternatively, take to the ocean and slip beneath the waves to explore the wonders that surround St. Lucia’s coast during a snorkeling excursion.

Day 3 Montserrat (Little Bay), United Kingdom
Discover the history of Montserrat during a hike to view pre-Colombian petroglyphs, or learn about the effects of Soufriére Hills volcano’s recent eruptions and the island’s efforts to rebuild. Or, you may choose to explore the island’s local wildlife during a swim to Rendezvous Bluff’s famous bat cave or on a hike to the island’s best bird-watching spots.

Day 4 St. Bart’s (Gustavia), France
Marvel at the marine beauty of St. Bart’s by snorkeling over a coral reef or cruising in the comfort of a glass-bottom, semi-submersible vessel. Or, stay on land, crisscrossing the island in an all-terrain vehicle as you journey to famous local landmarks.

Day 5 Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
Discover Virgin Gorda’s natural beauty during a hike or snorkel in its famous national park, The Baths. Glide across the water in a RIB, exploring the scenic coastline en route to the white-sand beaches and warm turquoise waters of the island of Anegada. Or, take to the air for a bird’s-eye view of the British Virgin Islands during an exhilarating flightseeing excursion.

Day 6 San Juan (Puerto Rico), United States
Explore the lush foothills of El Yunque National Forest, a tropical rainforest, on horseback or by foot, or paddle through the mangrove forest at Laguna Grande for a chance to see the sparkling swirls of water glowing with bioluminescent microorganisms. Alternatively, relax in the sun or snorkel during a scenic cruise to an uninhabited island in the La Cordillera Nature Reserve.

Day 7 - 9 Cruise the Atlantic Ocean
Spend your final days at sea cruising Atlantic waters. As you sail, you might take a swim in The Pools. Join your fellow guests one last time to recount the favorite highlights of your adventure or relax on board as you sip a cocktail at the Aquavit Bar.

Day 10 New York City, New York, United States
Disembark your ship.

Pricing (per person)

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Quad Triple Twin Single

N2 - Balcony

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N1 - Balcony

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DN3 - Balcony

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DN2 - Balcony

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DN1 - Balcony

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NP - Suite

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NS - Suite

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ES - Suite

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OS - Suite

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