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Carnival Cruise Line Finally Opens Cruises to Cuba with an Inaugural Sailing on Carnival Paradise

3 minutes read • June 30th, 2017
Finally,

Carnival Cruise Line

is ready to open us a new destination – such an alluring and absolutely authentic country! Yesterday, on June 29,

Carnival Paradise

departed on a company’s inaugural sailing to Cuba!
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Havana, Cuba

Carnival Paradise departed from Tampa, Florida on the Carnival’s 1st ever sailing to the welcoming port of

Havana

, Cuba. In total, the ship is scheduled to operate 12 additional 4 or 5 Day cruises with an overnight stop in the Cuba’s capital. 5 Day sailings will also call at the port of Cozumel or Key West.

It is a great chance to visit this unique destination, to get acquainted with the country’s authentic traditions, eventful history, and beautiful architecture.
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Havana, Cuba

To celebrate this momentous event, Carnival arranged a Cuban style reception in Tampa.
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The “World’s Largest Cuban Sandwich at Sea” at the Carnival's Cuban style reception in Tampa
Photo by Carnival Cruise Line


We remind you that Empress of the Seas operated by Royal Caribbean International came in the Cuban capital on April 23, 2017; and Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Sky made the cruise company’s first ever call at the port of Havana on May 2, 2017.

You can plan your Cuban adventure on Carnival Paradise with our cruise planner!

Source: Carnival Cruise Line
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Carnival Paradise from Avalon, Catalina
Photo by:  Sergey Yarmolyuk/Wiki/ CC BY-SA 3.0

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