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Can I get off on the second to last day of my cruise at one of the ports?

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Just wondering if royal Caribbean allows guests to extend their stay at a port? If so, what is the process of this.

 

its a 7 night cruise and on second to last day we’d like to extend our stay at the island and stay at a resort for a few days then fly directly home.

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If it is a closed loop cruise from the US...no, not without a large fine.  At least $300 per person.  If it is a European cruise, it is possible with advance notice.

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17 minutes ago, Pandabear90 said:

Just wondering if royal Caribbean allows guests to extend their stay at a port? If so, what is the process of this.

 

its a 7 night cruise and on second to last day we’d like to extend our stay at the island and stay at a resort for a few days then fly directly home.

 

If you would be starting OR ending the cruise in a non-US country,  then it's legal.  You just have to arrange with the cruise line in advance, and there may be a processing fee.

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33 minutes ago, hancock said:

If it is a closed loop cruise from the US...no, not without a large fine.  At least $300 per person.  If it is a European cruise, it is possible with advance notice.

 

That fine only applies if they disembark at another US port.  

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It’s miami to Miami, and wanted to have an extended stay on the second to last day at the port it’s going to 

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3 minutes ago, Pandabear90 said:

It’s miami to Miami, and wanted to have an extended stay on the second to last day at the port it’s going to 

 

What is the second to last port?

 

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There may still be a fee, as the cruise line will need to arrange for immigration and customs officers be at the dock to process the entry.

 

And you will need a passport.

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59 minutes ago, Pandabear90 said:

It’s in the Caribbean. Not sure which one because we debating between 2 cruises right now 

 

Well, Puerto Rico and St. Thomas are in the Caribbean and are US ports.  Even though the PVSA law exempts these ports, I'm not at all sure that the cruise line knows that, and so they may deny your leaving the ship at those ports.

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4 hours ago, SRF said:

There may still be a fee,

There's no may, the OP will pay at least $65.

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