South American Cruise

11-Night South America and Carnival

Featuring a 3 Day stop at Rio Carnival!

Round trip: Buenes Aires, Argentina | Wed, Feb 27 2019 - Sun, Mar 10 2019

Spend three days in Rio de Janeiro during the world famous Carnival! An incredible once in a lifetime experience, this carnival is an event celebrated all over Brazil with the biggest celebration happening in Rio. The streets are filled with colorful costumes, masks and parades. It's considered to be one of the most magnificent artistic events on the planet. You have to see it to believe it. The Rio de Janeiro Carnival of 2019 officially begins March 1st and ends March 6th. This cruise arrives in Rio March 3rd with the festivities in full swing.

Ship Name:  
Celebrity Eclipse
Poker Room:  
Deck 14 (Lido Deck) Forward
Dining Begins:  
6:15 p.m.

Itinerary

Day 1
All Aboard: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Wed, Feb 27 2019: Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
Meet us in Buenos Aires!  This stately capital city is located on the western shore of Rio de la Plata, where the river meets the South Atlantic Ocean.  At the center of the city, is the Plaza de Mayo.  The plaza is surrounded by 19th-century architecture including the famous presidential palace and it's iconic balcony.
Day 2
Cruising: Montevideo Uruguay
Thu Feb 28, 2019 : Arrives: 8:00 a.m. Departs: 5:00 p.m
Poker Room Open
Montevideo is a thoroughly modern city with a rich artistic tradition, the reach of the rural estancias is all around you. If ever there were a time you were inclined to indulge, delicious steaks are the specialty of the house in virtually every restaurant.
Day 3
Cruising: At Sea
Fri, Mar 1 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Open
Come join us in the poker room! The poker room is open during the day while not in port and open most evenings after leaving port.  Check our poker schedule for details and updates.(Poker room will be closed when we are docked in Rio)
Day 4
Cruising: At Sea
Sat, Mar 2 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Open
Spend a day at the spa or dive into the pool.  This ship will give you plenty of ways to relax and enjoy yourself before the upcoming festivities. Poker action all day and again after first seating dining.
Day 5
Port: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sun, Mar 3 2019: Arrives: 8:00 a.m.
Poker Room Closed
Samba on down to Rio and experience Carnival!  Thee days of parades, costumes, masks and non-stop dancing, Carnival will create new memories you will never forget. No poker while in port on this day.
Day 6
Port: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Mon, Mar 4: In port all day
Poker Room Closed
If you feel the need to do a little outdoor exploring, there is plenty to see.  From the summits of Sugarloaf and Corcovado, take in breathtaking views of a magnificent bay set against a mountain backdrop.
Day 7
Port: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Tue Mar 5: Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
If Carnival has worn you out and you need to recharge, pull up a chair at a Churrascaria, and dine on the delicious grilled meat of your choice, washed down with a Caipirinha, the national cocktail. Poker oom opens up after first seating dinner.
Day 8
Port: Buzios, Brazil
Wed, Mar 6 2019: Arrives: 8:00 a.m. Departs: 4:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
This peninsula beach resort, made popular in the 1960's by Brigitte Bardot, boasts more than 20 beaches.  Boating, scuba diving and surfing are the most popular activities here. Enjoy delicious, fresh seafood at one of the popular pay-by-the-kilo restaurants before drinking and dancing the afternoon away at one of the town’s popular bars or restaurants.
Day 9
Port: Sao Paulo (Santos) Brazil
Thu, Mar 7 2019: Arrives: 9:00 a.m. Departs: 7:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
Home to 17 million people and spanning over 580 square miles, São Paulo is the third-largest city in the world. The warm climate and red clay soil surrounding the city are perfect for growing coffee.
Day 10
Cruising: At Sea
Fri, Mar 8 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Open
It wouldn't be a luxury cruise if the food didn't take your breath away.  Celebrity Cruises delivers with cuisine both beautiful and delicious. Poker room open all day and evening.
Day 11
Cruising: At Sea
Sat, Mar 9 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Open
Explore all the options this ship has to offer or simply hang out playing poker all day with the Card Player Cruises family.
Day 12
Docking: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sun, Mar 10 2019: Arrival: 5:00 a.m.
Poker Room Closed
Known for it's Spanish/European architecture and cultural life, this city is the most visited in South America. Be sure to get the most out of your stay.

Poker Room

Card Player Cruises proudly features a professional, fully staffed, non-smoking poker room. The poker room is usually open for play immediately after the first-seating dinner on your departure day. The poker room remains open throughout most of the cruise except when the ship is in port. Free beginner lessons for novices are offered, followed by a low limit hold’em game for beginners only.

The Card Player Cruises staff will be happy to spread any game and limit that enough players want to play. A general guideline regarding the games and limits on most cruises is as follows:

Limit hold’em: $2/$4 – $4-$8 and higher upon request No–limit hold’em: $1/3, $2/5, and higher upon request Omaha/8: $4/8 and often higher ($10/20 on up). Mixed games: Mixed games upon request Tournaments will be announced.

 

Please contact our office for further details.

All poker games are open to anyone 18 years and older.

All stateroom images are representative samples and actual staterooms may differ in appearance. Stateroom availability is subject to change without notice. Square footage is not specific, but is an average of category type. Please contact us for more details.
Date Port Arrive Depart  
27-Feb Buenos Aires, Argentina   5:00 pm  
28-Feb Montevideo, Uruguay 8:00 am 5:00 pm Docked
01-Mar At Sea      
02-Mar At Sea      
03-Mar Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 8:00 am   Docked
04-Mar Rio De Janeiro, Brazil     Docked
05-Mar Rio De Janeiro, Brazil   5:00 pm Docked
06-Mar Buzios, Brazil 8:00 am 4:00 pm Tendered
07-Mar Sao Paulo (santos), Brazil 9:00 am 7:00 pm Docked
08-Mar At Sea      
09-Mar At Sea      
10-Mar Buenos Aires, Argentina 5:00 am    

Staterooms

All staterooms include: two twin beds that are convertible to queen-size (unless stated otherwise) and sitting area, private mini-bar*, interactive Samsung flat-screen television system to view and select shore excursions, order room service, and watch movies*, private safe, and dual voltage 110/220AC outlets.

RS Royal Suite with Veranda

590 square feet, veranda 153 sq ft.

This stateroom is available on these decks: Penthouse Deck and Sky Deck.

CS Celebrity Suite with Veranda

394 square feet, veranda 105 sq ft.

This stateroom is available on these decks: Penthouse Deck and Sky Deck

Sky Suite with Veranda

300 square feet, veranda 79 sq ft.

This stateroom is available on these decks: Continental Deck | Penthouse Deck | Panorama Deck | Resort Deck | Sky Deck | Sunrise Deck | Vista Deck

Aqua Class Stateroom with Veranda

194 square feet, veranda 54 sq. ft.

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Concierge Class with Veranda

194 square feet, veranda 54 sq ft.

This stateroom is available on these decks: Penthouse Deck | Panorama Deck | Resort Deck | Sky Deck

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Deluxe Ocean View with Veranda

194 square feet, Veranda 54 sq. ft.

Note: 2C Veranda Staterooms have partially obstructed veranda views, and 2D Veranda Staterooms have obstructed veranda views.

This stateroom is available on these decks: Continental Deck | Panorama Deck | Sunrise Deck | Vista Deck

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Interior Stateroom

183-200 square feet

This stateroom is available on these decks: Penthouse Deck | Plaza Deck | Panorama Deck | Sky Deck | Sunrise Deck | Vista Deck

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