The Island Princess is the sister ship of the beautiful Coral Princess and both are the only Panamax ships in the Princess fleet. This means they that meet the specification to travel the Panama Canal, hence offering passengers the incredible opportunity to enjoy this famous sight while enjoying all the services and comforts provided by Princess Cruises. In summer the Island Princess offers 7 day Alaska and in the summer, autumn and spring offers longer cruises to the Panama Canal and around Central America.
Your time on board and off will be amazing with the Island Princess
On board you will find an enrichment program that will make your cruise very informative as well as enjoyable. For the Alaskan Cruises, a naturalist will provide information on the scenery, wildlife and ecosystems of Alaska to allow you to fully enjoy all the incredible sights around you. On the Panama Canal, informed guides will tell you all about the history, landmarks and animals that you will encounter on this incredible and iconic journey. Special experiences will also be provided for each location. For instance, on an Alaskan cruise, you will be treated to an Alaskan Balcony Brunch, where you can be spoilt with local delicacies such as Alaskan king crab quiche, Smoked Copper River Salmon, homemade pastries, Baked Alaska and all topped off with chilled champagne. During your canal cruise you will be able to see the Island Princess go through the incredible locks, both from on the ship and off, if you so desire. This is an incredible event to witness, and is not to be missed. You could also explore rainforest, see butterflies and frogs up close, and take a river tour which is all sure to be interesting and well as a lot of fun.
Entertainment and Accommodation on board the Island Princess
There are also so many things to do on board, as well as off! There are of course the tradition dining rooms, where you can choose Traditional or Anytime Dining, to make your culinary experience on board exactly what you want it to be. You could also try some of the fabulous specialty restaurants on board, such as Sabatini’s Italian Restaurant, or the Bayou Café and Steakhouse, which serves up authentic New Orleans cuisine accompanied by live jazz for a truly special experience. Casual options such as an ice-cream bar, patisserie, Pizzeria and Horizon Court Buffet also offer easy alternative. Don’t miss the lovely afternoon served daily. At night time, there are so many things for you to choose from. There are fantastic acts which are on in the theatres, Movies under the Stars, a night club, and a wide range of bars and lounges where you can enjoy a drink, music, and of course, the great company of your fellow passengers. Activities on board include bingo and dance lessons. You could swim in the pools, or head to the Lotus Spa for some work out time. Try out the golf course, shuffleboard, or central sport court for exercise and fun combined! From a cosy inside cabin, to a balcony cabin to a suite, there is accommodation on board to suit every taste and budget. In every room you will find all the facilities you need for a comfortable and pleasant journey. Your cabin attendant will be happy to help you with anything and ensure your cruise experience on the Island Princess exceeds all of your expectations.
Visit some of the best scenery in the world onboard the Island Princess from Princess Cruises. For all your options and to find the best deal call our cruise experts today on 1300 887 590.