Carnival Cruise Line has received approval to sail to Cuba and will feature the Cuban capital of Havana on select Carnival Paradise voyages from Tampa beginning in June.
The overnight visits to Havana will be featured on 12 four- and five-day cruises aboard Paradise departing from the Port of Tampa starting June 29.
Four-day cruises will depart June 29, July 13, Aug. 24, Sept. 7 and 21, and Oct. 5 and 19, as well as May 3, 2018 and include a daytime and overnight visit to Havana.
Five-day voyages will depart Aug. 14 and 28, Sept. 25 and Oct. 9, and include a daytime and overnight visit to Havana as well as a stop in either Cozumel or Key West.
Paradise guests will be able to choose from a range of shore excursion experiences that showcase Cuba’s culture, beauty and architectural landmarks.
“Cuba is an island jewel unique from anywhere else in the Caribbean and we are thrilled to have this rare opportunity to take our guests to this fascinating destination,” said Carnival president Christine Duffy.