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Getaway (3- to 5-Day) Cruises

Come play and relax on short cruises to the Caribbean or West Coast

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For A Weekend Getaway
USA Today

There's No Better Time for a Princess® Getaway Cruise!

Princess Cruises Getaways are 3- to 4-day short cruise vacations to the Caribbean and 4- to 5-day short cruise vacations along the West Coast with convenient roundtrip departures from Ft. Lauderdale or Los Angeles. These short cruises offer great value over a typical hotel vacation, and with meals, accommodations and entertainment included in your cruise fare, it's easy to discover the meaning of true relaxation.

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  • Visits up to 2 coastal cities like Santa Barbara, San Diego,
    Catalina Island or Ensenada
  • Relax as you visit golden shores and sunny towns
  • Wine tasting, whale watching and marine geysers
Kayaking in the Caribbean on a Princess Getaway cruise
  • Visits the tropical Eastern Caribbean island of Princess Cays® or the exciting Western Caribbean port of Cozumel
  • Stunning white-sand beaches & destinations full of adventure
  • Exquisite snorkeling, Mayan ruins, and endless fun in the sun
  • Try our newest ship in the Princess fleet - Sky Princess
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Princess® MedallionClass™

See how easy cruising can be on your West Coast or Caribbean Getaway. Princess MedallionClass streamlines your vacation with everything from expedited boarding to drinks on demand, so you have more time to do what you love.

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Get Away on a Short Cruise and Come Back Feeling Refreshed with Princess

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Best Cruise Lines
For Nightlife
USA Today

There Is so Much to Do — Day & Night!

On every Princess Getaway cruise, you'll discover a variety of relaxing and active activities to choose from.

  • Watch Hollywood hits & NFL football on Movies Under the Stars®
  • Dazzling high tech production shows with world-class performers
  • Escape to The Sanctuary—an on-deck haven just for adults
  • Sink your teeth into the "Best Pizza at Sea" USA TODAY
  • Howl to top headliner comedians from Comedy Central and late night television
  • Let our experts guide you ashore on award-winning excursions
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Top Reasons You'll Enjoy a Getaway Cruise

Voted among the "Best Cruises for a Weekend Getaway" by USA TODAY, a 3- to 5-day Princess Getaway Cruise can be just what you need to get away from it all and come back new.
  1. A spectacular floating resort with unlimited ocean views
  2. Better vacation value than a typical hotel resort vacation
  3. World-class dining, entertainment and accommodations are all included in your fare
  4. Perfect for a first cruise, or for those with limited time to spare
  5. Carefree planning – just book, pack and enjoy all the things you love about Princess!

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Plan a Caribbean or West Coast Getaway Cruise Vacation

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Learn more about extending your Caribbean or West Coast Getaway cruise vacation with our hotel packages.