What are your plans for Valentine’s Day? Hopefully, it won’t involve running around at the last minute trying to find a decent flower bouquet backed up by a heart-shaped box of chocolates. Like, really?? Here’s a fantastic alternative your significant other won’t soon forget: a romantic last-minute cruise getaway for February! And with convenient departures from Miami, New Orleans, and New York, along with Orlando (Port Canaveral), Tampa, and even Honolulu and Sydney, you’ll both be happily celebrating Valentine’s Day in style before you know it!
#1. Hit the beautiful beaches of the Bahamas!
With 3- and 4-Day cruises departing Miami, you know you can do this.
Sailing Feb 9 & 23: 3-Day Bahamas from Miami
Sail on Norwegian Sky and drinks are included! Voted best nightlife - Frommer's
SHIP: Norwegian Sky
CRUISE PORTS: EMBARK Miami (Florida); Nassau (Bahamas); Great Stirrup Cay (Bahamas); DISEMBARK Miami (Florida)
Sailing Feb 19 & 26: 4-Day Bahamas from Miami
Best Short-Duration Cruise - Porthole Magazine.
SHIP: Norwegian Sky
CRUISE PORTS: EMBARK Miami (Florida); Grand Bahama Island (Bahamas); Nassau (Bahamas); Great Stirrup Cay (Bahamas); DISEMBARK Miami (Florida)
#2. Go carefree in the Caribbean!
What's more romantic than white sand beaches, swaying palm trees, and tropical drinks? Maybe it's exploring, adventure, and the thrill of the unknown. You'll find all of these and more in the culturally rich islands of the Caribbean.
Sailing Feb 25: 5-Day Western Caribbean from New Orleans
SHIP: Norwegian Pearl
CRUISE PORTS EMBARK New Orleans (Louisiana); Cozumel (Mexico); Costa Maya (Mexico); DISEMBARK New Orleans (Louisiana)
Sailing Feb 18 & 25: 7-Day Western Caribbean from Miami
Voted Best New Cruise Port: Harvest Caye
SHIP: Norwegian Getaway
CRUISE PORTS EMBARK Miami (Florida); Roatan, Bay Islands (Honduras); Harvest Caye (Belize); Costa Maya (Mexico); Cozumel (Mexico); DISEMBARK Miami (Florida)
Sailing Feb 17: 7-Day Western Caribbean from Orlando (Port Canaveral)
See why we're voted Caribbean's Leading Cruise Line
SHIP: Norwegian Epic
CRUISE PORTS: EMBARK Orlando & Beaches (Port Canaveral); Great Stirrup Cay (Bahamas); Ocho Rios (Jamaica); George Town (Grand Cayman); Cozumel (Mexico); DISEMBARK Orlando & Beaches (Port Canaveral)
Sailing Feb 25: 7-Day Bahamas & Florida from New York
Voted World's Leading Cruise Line
SHIP: Norwegian Breakaway
CRUISE PORTS: EMBARK New York (New York); Orlando & Beaches (Port Canaveral); Great Stirrup Cay (Bahamas); Nassau (Bahamas); DISEMBARK New York (New York)
#3. Hit the waves in Hawaii!
Few places are as romantic as Hawaii. But if you need more reasons on why you should take a cruise to Hawaii, here are 9 Reasons Hawaii is Best Experienced by Cruise.
Sailing Feb 17 & 24: 7-Day Hawaii, Round-trip Honolulu
Cruise Hawaii on the newly refurbished Pride of America. The only cruise sailing 4 Hawaiian Islands in 7 days year-round. Voted best Hawaii Itinerary 12 years in a row!
SHIP: Pride of America
CRUISE PORTS: EMBARK Honolulu (Oahu); Kahului (Maui); Hilo (Hawaii); Kona (Hawaii); Nawiliwili (Kauai); DISEMBARK Honolulu (Oahu)
#4. Enjoy the Allure of Southeast Asia & Australia!
Can you imagine??! Hey hon, what are we doing for Valentine's Day? We're going to Bali, Singapore, and Australia, and we're going to see koalas and kangaroos!! What a Valentine's Day to remember this would be, wow. Now that's the way to impress someone!
Sailing Feb 20: 14-Day Australia & New Zealand from Sydney
Explore more with an overnight stay in Bali. Visit two continents on this amazing voyage.
SHIP: Norwegian Jewel
CRUISE PORTS: EMBARK Sydney (Australia); Newcastle (Australia); Brisbane (Australia); Airlie Beach (Australia); Cairns (Yorkey’s Knob) (Australia); Darwin (Australia); Komodo (Indonesia); Bali (Benoa) (Indonesia); Semarang (Indonesia); DISEMBARK Singapore (Singapore)
But be forewarned, these Romantic Last-Minute Getaways for February are selling out quickly, so be sure to book your Valentine’s Day cruise vacation today!