Established in 1972, Carnival has carved itself a solid foothold as the market leader for family-friendly cruising and prides itself on its fun and relaxed vibe. Being a family-oriented company, their fleet of 23 ships offer a vast array of unique experiences for their millions of customers every year. Whether you’re after the thrill of the first roller coaster at sea, days filled with unique activities and guest speakers, or to experience fine dining in the place, you would least expect. Carnival has something to offer the smallest and biggest of kids.
Carnival is immediately recognisable by the whale fin funnel, Carnival can be spotted the world over. Ships such as Spirit and Splendor will sail from Sydney and Brisbane, throughout the South Pacific and New Zealand. Legend and Magic will offer you the sights and flavours of the Mediterranean while Vista and Mardi Gras specialise in the sun and fun of the Caribbean. With a fleet of 23 ships, you have your choice on which experience is perfect for you. Read more
There are ships with roller coasters, ships with waterslides and ships with top of the line spa facilities. You can choose more of an intimate size or a mega-ship that is genuinely a city on the sea. Known as the ‘Fun Ship’, you will never be bored on a Carnival cruise. Catering to families, couples and those looking for an excuse to just get away. These ships host a wide array of hosted parties, themed evenings and activities for the young and the young at heart.
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