Carnival Paradise pictured during her first-ever call in Havana in June 2017 (Image: Carnival Cruise Line)
Following strong response to its first-ever cruises to Cuba in 2017, Carnival Cruise Line is offer five additional voyages with extended calls in Havana in 2018.
Departing on 17 February, 2 July and 5 September, three five-day cruises will take guests to Havana and Cozumel in Mexico or Key West in Florida. The line will also offer a six-day sailing featuring calls in Havana and Grand Cayman that departs on 26 August, and an eight-day voyage with stops at Havana, Grand Cayman and Cozumel departing 18 August.
All five voyages include a day call and overnight in Havana with the eight-day cruise offering two full days in the Cuban capital.
“Our cruises to Cuba have been very well received and we’re delighted to provide our guests with additional opportunities to experience and explore this fascinating and sought-after destination,” said Christine Duffy, president of Carnival.
Carnival Paradise started her first series of four- and five-day voyages to Havana in June 2017, and will offer departures on 24 and 28 August, 21 and 25 September, 5, 9 and 19 October in 2017. The ship will also offer a four-day sailing on 3 May 2018.
Guests can choose from nearly 20 shore excursion experiences that showcase Cuba’s culture and centuries-old architectural landmarks.