The idyllic islands of the Caribbean are closer than you think with NCL. Based in New York, Norwegian Gem is easily accessible via regular direct flights from airports across the UK with a short flight duration of around 7 hours. Upon arrival into New York, you'll have a two-night stay at a hand-picked Manhattan hotel - your base from which to sample all of the delights that New York has to offer. We've even included FREE passes to the iconic Empire State Building - skip the line with your gate-ready pass and enjoy spectacular views over the city. You'll then join Norwegian Gem for a 10-night cruise of the Eastern Caribbean with a perfect mix of relaxing sea days and idyllic islands to explore.