Panamá Canal Cruise was excellent

Norwegian Joy Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

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Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall rating:

4.4 out of 5
Norwegian Joy

16 Night Panama Canal (Los Angeles To Miami)

Sail date: October 11, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Joy

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Beautiful ship and great staff. It was not difficult to find available deck chairs.


5 out of 5
Very efficient- lines moved quickly

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Specialty restaurants were excellent

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5


4 out of 5
Very good

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The staff seem to really enjoy working on the ship. Always cheerful and helpful.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ports of call

San Pedro (Los Angeles), California

5 out of 5
Flew in a few days before and visited the 2 presidential libraries here. Enjoyed our stay very much.

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

5 out of 5
The camel ride excursion was excellent. Beautiful ranch on the ocean.

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

4 out of 5

Mazatlan, Mexico

5 out of 5
Hired a local driver for the 2 of us. He took us to see a cliff diver he knew personally and informed us about his city as only a local cam. Jorge O. Patron 669.115.4982

Acapulco, Mexico

2 out of 5

Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala

5 out of 5
Toured a macadamia but farm, saw volcanoes and visited a jade factory. Great day!

Panama Canal Transit

5 out of 5
Very fascinating and informative.

Oranjestad, Aruba

5 out of 5
Visited the rock and the beach. Beautiful water.

Miami, Florida Did not visit port

Went directly to airport


5 out of 5
Lines moved quickly
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