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9-Night South Pacific Cruise

Ship: Carnival Splendor   
Departure: Monday, May 11, 2026
Nights: 9 nights
Departs: Sydney
Returns: Sydney
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Duration
9
Nights
Days at Sea
4
Sea Days
Ports
5
Ports
Countries Visted
3
Countries
  • Itinerary

    9-Night South Pacific Cruise

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Monday, May 11, 2026 Sydney, Australia Embark 4:00 PM
    View of Sydney, Australia

    Sydney, the capital of New South Wales is located on the east coast of Australia. It is the most popular city to visit as it is best known for the iconic Sydney Harbour, amazing beaches, lush national parks and world-class restaurants. With Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House located around Circular Quay, Darling Harbour and the beautiful botanic gardens to the west and Australia’s iconic Bondi Beach to the east, Sydney is certainly one place you don’t want to miss out on! Read more about Sydney, Australia

    2 Tuesday, May 12, 2026 Fun Day At Sea
    3 Wednesday, May 13, 2026 Fun Day At Sea
    4 Thursday, May 14, 2026 Noumea, New Caledonia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Noumea, New Caledonia

    Noumea, the capital of New Caledonia is located just a couple of hours flight away from Australia’s east coast and is the gateway to the South Pacific archipelago. Noumea is a seaside town known for its beautiful bays, stunning islets and relaxed Melanesian and European culture. The locals closest to the cruise port speak a little english however for the most of Noumea, French is spoken with very little English. Read more about Noumea, New Caledonia

    5 Friday, May 15, 2026 Lifou, New Caledonia 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Lifou, New Caledonia

    Lifou is the largest and most populous island of the Loyalty Islands, in the archipelago of New Caledonia. Lifou is located east of New Caledonia’s main island. Lifou is known for its stunning crystal waters, fantastic diving spots and hiking, formed by raised coral and dense scrubland. Read more about Lifou, New Caledonia

    6 Saturday, May 16, 2026 Mystery Island, Vanuatu 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Mystery Island, Vanuatu

    The gorgeous Mystery Island is a very small islet located at the bottom of Vanuatu. This uninhabited tiny destination is known for its pristine crystal clear blue waters, coral reefs and scenic beaches. This tiny island is only 200m wide and barely a kilometre long, but don’t let the size fool you, there is so much to see and do on Mystery Island. Read more about Mystery Island, Vanuatu

    7 Sunday, May 17, 2026 Mare Island, New Caledonia 7:00 AM 3:00 PM
    View of Mare Island, New Caledonia

    Maré is the second-largest, southernmost island of the Loyalty Islands, located in the archipelago of New Caledonia. Like the nearby island of Lifou, Maré is a ring-shaped coral reef known as an atoll, a former atoll that has been raised by 120 metres making Maré the highest island in the New Caledonian archipelago. The people of Maré, around 6,900, are mainly of Melanisan heritage who speak in their indigenous language of Nengoné. Read more about Mare Island, New Caledonia

    8 Monday, May 18, 2026 Fun Day At Sea
    9 Tuesday, May 19, 2026 Fun Day At Sea
    10 Wednesday, May 20, 2026 Sydney, Australia 6:30 AM Disembark
    View of Sydney, Australia

    Sydney, the capital of New South Wales is located on the east coast of Australia. It is the most popular city to visit as it is best known for the iconic Sydney Harbour, amazing beaches, lush national parks and world-class restaurants. With Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House located around Circular Quay, Darling Harbour and the beautiful botanic gardens to the west and Australia’s iconic Bondi Beach to the east, Sydney is certainly one place you don’t want to miss out on! Read more about Sydney, Australia

  • Ship

    Carnival Splendor Overview

    Carnival Splendor

    3.9
    (from 281 verified customers)

    Looking for a fun-filled holiday? Look no further, as Carnival Splendor has it all! There is a whole lot of ship spanning the length of three football fields. Originally a Costa Concordia class ship, now in a class of her own - The Splendor Class. Refurbished in Singapore in 2019, and including Fun-Ship 2.0 upgrades including the Green Thunder Waterslide & Waterpark, Guy’s Burger Joint and the Blue Iguana Tequila Bar. From the moment you board Splendor, you will realise you’ve stepped on the “fun ship”, with iconic Pink Zebra wallpaper, to bright colorful tiles in the dining areas, quirky artwork all over the ship, the giant green and yellow waterslides jutting high in the sky - it will put you in the right mood from the word go.

  • Cabins

    Carnival Splendor Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Carnival Splendor Suite on the Carnival Splendor

    Cabin Types

    SS, CS, GS, OS, JS, ST

    Average Cabin Size – 31.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 8.0 m2

    Size approx.: 275 sq. ft. Balcony: 65 sq. ft.A Cloud 9 Spa Suite is the ultimate in both stateroom and spa accommodations. There's room for you and your things mdash; with a large room and balcony mdash; and a walk-in closet. The soothing in-room whirlpool tub will help you stay relaxed after your relaxing spa treatment. And like all suites, a Cloud 9 Spa Suite features VIP check-in, which lets you easily get right up to your amazing stateroom. Soft, cozy linens. Plenty of closet and drawer space. In-room safe for valuables. Stateroom climate control.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Carnival Splendor Balcony on the Carnival Splendor

    Cabin Types

    9C, 8S, 8P, 8N, 8M, 8F, 8E, 8D, 8C, 8B, 8A, BL

    Average Cabin Size – 17.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 3.8 m2

    Size approx.: 185 sq. ft. Balcony: 75 sq. ft.Premium Vista Balcony staterooms were designed to wrap around the aft corners of Carnival Splendor, giving you a unique vantage point from which to enjoy luxuriously panoramic views of the sky and the sea mdash; and yes, take in even more of that sunshine. Soft, cozy linens. Plenty of closet and drawer space. In-room safe for valuables. Stateroom climate control.

    Ocean View

    Ocean View

    Ocean View on the Carnival Splendor Ocean View on the Carnival Splendor

    Cabin Types

    6S, 6K, 6J, 6C, 6B, 6A, OV

    Average Cabin Size – 20.4 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0.0 m2

    Interior

    Interior

    Interior on the Carnival Splendor Interior on the Carnival Splendor

    Cabin Types

    4S, 4J, 4G, 4F, 4E, 4D, 4C, 4B, 4A, PT, 1A, IS

    Average Cabin Size – 15.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0.0 m2

    Size approx.: 185 sq.ft. Features twin beds (convert to a king size bed) and either upper or single convertible sofa. Excellent values, these spacious accommodations include generous amenities. Exclusive Cloud 9 Spa amenities: Exclusive entry access to the adjacent Cloud 9 Spa facilities, upgraded in-stateroom amenities and Cloud 9 Spa Package exclusive to guests booked in Spa Accommodations. Only 1st and 2nd guests booked in Spa staterooms will receive the access and amenities; 3rd and 4th guests are not entitled to spa access and amenities.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Carnival Splendor

    Legend

    • 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 2 Upper Pullmans
    • 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Double Sofa Bed
    • 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 1 Upper Pullman
    • Connecting Staterooms
    • Stateroom has 2 Porthole Windows
    • 2 Twin beds (convert to King), Single Sofa Bed with Convertible Bunk
    • 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    • 2 Twin Beds (convert to King), Single Sofa Bed and 1 Upper Pullman
    • Twin Bed and Single Sofa Bed
    • Twin Beds (do not convert to one bed)
    • Unisex Wheelchair Accessible Restroom
    • Non-Smoking accommodations
  • Other Dates

  • Promotions

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    • Two category upgrades are automatically assigned at the time of booking, based on availability within categories only (interior to interior, ocean view to ocean view etc).
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Cabin Availability

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Interior at the Carnival Splendor

Interior

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Ocean View at the Carnival Splendor

Ocean View

From $1219
Balcony at the Carnival Splendor

Balcony

From $1759
Suite at the Carnival Splendor

Suite

From $2949

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  • 9-Night South Pacific Cruise

    Cruiseline: Carnival Cruises Ship: Carnival Splendor Departure: Monday, May 11, 2026 Nights: 9 nights Departs: Sydney Returns: Sydney

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