Santo Tomas De Castilla is a working port in Guatemala that accommodates a few cruise ships. A few cruise lines offer a small selection of cruises to Santo Tomas De Castilla. There is a lot to do in nearby Puerto Barrios. Filled with villages, nature preserves, markets, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and delicious Central American cuisine.
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The following cruise destinations can be visited on a cruise that includes Santo Tomas De Castilla (Puerto Barrios). Select a destination to view the upcoming cruises that are available:
The following cruise lines offer cruises sailing to Santo Tomas De Castilla (Puerto Barrios). Select a cruise line to view the upcoming cruises that visit Santo Tomas De Castilla (Puerto Barrios):
These cruise lines fit (quality and, usually, price-wise) somewhere in between Premium and Luxury cruise lines.
A country club casual atmosphere can be expected on these lines, as can be elegant accommodations and gourmet cuisine. These cruise lines are a great option for adults looking for a upscale, yet laid back, vacation.
Unique itineraries are often available on these cruise lines, as their small-to-mid-sized ships can visit ports of call that large ones can't get to.
The pricing on Azamara Club Cruises includes select beverages and pre-paid gratuities, while the pricing of Viking Ocean Cruises includes shore excursions and select beverages.
These cruise lines offer a truly unique vacation experience, with a wide range of possible amenities and itineraries. Some are expedition cruise lines, others have sailing yachts or are coastal ships.
On these types of cruise lines, there's usually a focus on a specific destination or theme. Itineraries are usually very destination intensive, aided by the fact that they're able to reach many ports of call that larger ships can't.
Expedition cruise lines are a great fit for adventure-seeking travelers, featuring exciting destinations like the Galapagos Islands, Antarctica, and the Norwegian coast. During the cruise, there will usually be plenty of interesting lectures given by experts on the destination being visited. Often, shore excursions are included in the cost of the cruise. In fact, some of these cruise lines have all-inclusive pricing. There's a definite focus on the ship's surrounding scenery, as well as opportunities to view wildlife in their natural habitat. Small, but comfortable, ships are commonplace here, with anywhere from basic to very luxurious public spaces, cuisine, and accommodations (depending on the cruise line and ship).
Sailing Yachts, sail-assisted motor ships, offer a really unique vacation experience. Accommodations and cuisine on these intimate vessels can be anywhere from good to fantastic, depending on the cruise line. Destinations offered by these cruise lines may include the Caribbean, Europe, Panama Canal, Tahiti, and Costa Rica.
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On a luxury cruise line, guests experience highly personalized service, a more intimate (and usually formal) onboard experience, gourmet cuisine, well-appointed accommodations, and fantastic amenities. Many of these brands have smaller ships, allowing them to reach ports of call that the larger ships can't, which results in unique itineraries.
All of these brands feature a version of all-inclusive pricing, and some of them have ships with all-suite accommodations. Although these cruise lines are usually more expensive than the rest, they also provide their guests with so much more, resulting in a fantastic value when considering all that's included.
These are just a few of the more popular tourist attractions in Puerto Barrios, along with a brief description:
♦ El Munecon
El Munecon is a giant statue of a dockworker, which is really cool to check out when you have time before or after your cruise from Puerto Barrios. It is located in close proximity to the Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala and makes for some great photo opportunities!
♦ Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepcion
This small cathedral is probably one of the least visited churches in the world, but those who do visit get to experience its unique charm. There are a few artifacts that help you appreciate the history of Puerto Barrios, including a beautiful wood carving and statue of Christ.
♦ Restaurante Safari
If you have time to dine before or after your cruise from Puerto Barrios, then Restaurante Safari is worth checking out. Located right on the waterfront, you can enjoy fresh fish, local cuisine (such as rice and beans), Guatemalan beers, and delicious desserts.
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