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Pacific Paradise

Date: Oct 2-16, 2024
Starting Price: $5,929
Trip Length: 13 nights
Trip: San Diego to San Jose, CR
Cruise line: American Queen Voyages | Ocean Victory™

Seek serenity amidst sparkling blue waters, find adventure within new cultures, and experience remarkable moments on this 13-night cruise aboard American Queen Voyages’ Ocean Victory. Begin with a complimentary 1-night pre-cruise hotel stay in San Diego, known for ideal weather, pristine beaches, and lively food and art scenes. Embark the next day and set sail on a journey full of tranquil waterways, rejuvenating beaches, charming old towns, and world-famous destinations.

Search for migrating gray whales in the turquoise waters of Cabo San Lucas. In La Paz, find your wild side and swim with whale sharks or snorkel with sea lions. Enjoy the vibrant night-life of Puerto Vallarta after spending the day relaxing on the beach while gazing at the Sierra Madre Mountains. Explore Manzanillo’s quaint old-town plaza, the Miramar Flea Market, and shop for local handmade jewelry, leather goods, pottery, and more. Enjoy the bays and beaches of Huatulco while learning about its local indigenous culture. Visit breathtaking waterfalls, Mayan ruins, and captivating, colonial towns in Chiapas. Before the journey’s end, spend a day in Playas del Coco and feel the soft, volcanic sand beneath your feet or embark on one of the many water sport adventures.

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Search for migrating gray whales in the sparkling blue waters of Cabo San Lucas. In La Paz, find your wild side and swim with whale sharks or snorkel with sea lions. Explore Manzanillo’s quaint old-town plaza, the Miramar Flea Market or join an eco-tour to see a waterfall or volcano.

  • NEW INCLUSIVE cruise fare now includes port taxes and fees & gratuities
  • 1-night pre-cruise hotel stay in San Diego — with breakfast, coverage of taxes, porterage, and transfers to the Ocean Victory
  • 13-night trip with voyage aboard the Ocean Victory, with all meals included 
  • $500 early booking savings per person, is not reflected in the prices below
  • Unlimited free shore excursions in port and with your comfort in mind, deluxe private motor coaches to get you there safely
  • Live entertainment and enrichment
  • Gracious service from a professionally trained staff
  • Luxury accommodations
  • Smart-casual attire—recommends dressing up for dinner
  • Unlimited WIFI
  • Casual to refined dining options
  • Menus inspired by America’s heartland with fresh, locally sourced ingredients featuring freshly prepared lobster and USDA Prime Beef
  • Enjoy unlimited beverages and open bars & lounges
  • Round trip economy class airfare available for $799 per person (restrictions apply, call for details)



  • October 2: San Diego, California
  • October 3: San Diego, California
  • October 4: Scenic Ocean Cruising
  • October 5: Scenic Ocean Cruising
  • October 6: Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • October 7: La Paz, Mexico
  • October 8: Scenic Ocean Cruising
  • October 9: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • October 10: Manzanillo, Mexico
  • October 11: Scenic Ocean Cruising
  • October 12: Huatulco, Mexico
  • October 13: Puerto Chiapas, Mexico
  • October 14: Scenic Ocean Cruising
  • October 15: Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • October 16: San Jose (Puntarenas), Costa Rica
Click here to view round trip economy class airfare available for $499 per person from select air cities. Travel from other U.S. airports available for an additional charge. If your sailing involves an embarkation or disembarkation port in either Alaska or Costa Rica, the price for economy airfare is $799. Additional air differential fees may apply.

Air Cities

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  • Atlanta, GA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Boston, MA
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Dallas, TX
  • Denver. CO
  • Detroit, MI
  • Newark, NJ
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Intercontinental Houston, TX
  • John F. Kennedy New York, NY
  • LaGuardia New York, NY
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Miami, FL
  • Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
  • Midway Chicago, IL
  • Montreal, Quebec
  • O'Hare Chicago, IL
  • Orlando, FL
  • west Palm Beach, FL
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • San Diego, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Savannah, GA
  • Seattle, WA
  • Tampa, FL
  • Toronto, Ontario
  • Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Washington Dulles, VA
  • West Palm Beach, FL

Deck Plans


Personalize your trip by booking shore excursions that cater to your style. Immerse yourself in local culture by discovering the unique culinary tastes of the area or take a behind the scenes look at the region’s hidden gems. Whether you want to unwind and experience more of the local flare or embark on an epic adventure, there is an excursion waiting for you. Premium Shore Excursions become available for booking 6 months prior to departure. Space is limited and fills up quickly, so click here to book your onshore adventures through American Queen Voyages.

Hop-On Hop-Off Experiences

American Queen Voyages guests are invited to participate in the Exclusive Hop-on Hop-off tour experience. These tours are included in your cruise fare and are available for guest’s use at nearly every river port with no pre-booking required. American Queen’s industry leading and award winning “Steamcoaches” make it easy for guests to explore river ports and attractions with no additional cost.

Go Beyond with GoNext

More time and peace of mind. Don’t just wave at your port city from the deck—extend your trip with an overnight land stay and city exploration. Spend more time with your feet on the ground and immerse yourself in local culture with engaging tours led by an expert travel guide. Let us handle the logistics of your airport transportation, luggage handling, and so much more, so you can worry less and go all in on your vacation.

A San Jose Post-Cruise Program may be offered. Details to follow.

Visa Requirements

Australia – Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) Visa is required for all nationalities* New Zealand – Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) Visa is required for most Nationalities* *ETA and NZeTA visas for U.S. & Canadian passport holders who opt in to the visas through Oceania Cruises will be processed by Oceania Cruises. It is imperative that all guests obtain the necessary travel documents prior to the vacation departure date. Failure to produce the correct visa and valid passport at embarkation will result in denial of boarding. Please ensure passport is valid at least 6 months after the cruise return date. Birth certificates, copies of passports and passport cards are not accepted.

Cancellation Policy

REFUNDS AND CANCELLATIONS: If you change your plans or cancel, your rights to a refund are limited. Submit a written cancellation to cancel@gonext.com. Upon receipt of a written cancellation from you, the following fees will apply (as indicated in days prior to initial flight departure).
Cancellation Fees:
121 days or more = $250 per person
120-91 days = 25% of total fare
90-61 days = 50% of total fare
60-31 days = 75% of total fare
30-0 days = 100% of total fare
Any requests for cancellation must be communicated to Go Next in writing. Applicable refunds, if any, will be made within 90 days after the cancellation. (Subject to change; refer to your brochure for current rates.)

Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance is more important than ever and we recommend it for your upcoming trip. Created with Go Next travelers in mind, our Travelex travel protection plan gives you and your loved ones options when unexpected situations affect your trip. Let us help you Dream. Explore. Travel On.

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Available To Book

Pacific Paradise

Date: Oct 2-16, 2024
Starting Price: $5,929
Trip Length: 13 nights
Trip: San Diego to San Jose, CR
Cruise line: American Queen Voyages | Ocean Victory™
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