Carnival have announced that the Carnival Sunshine will be sailing from New York in 2016.
The cruise ship which has all the FUN 2.0 upgrades will operate a set of unique cruises encompassing 20 voyages departing between June and October 2016. There will be a wide range of voyages available from the Big Apple featuring many different Caribbean port of calls.
“Carnival Sunshine has an extraordinary array of guest features and facilities and will provide consumers and our valued travel agent partners with a wide range of itinerary choices from these highly attractive East Coast homeports,” said Christine Duffy, Carnival’s president.
Carnival Sunshine will also offer a series of sailings from Charleston, S.C., and Norfolk, Va., in summer and fall 2016, providing exciting new cruise choices in these markets. Following these departures from New York,Charleston and Norfolk, Carnival Sunshine will return to its current homeport of Port Canaveral, Fla., to offer a schedule of five- to eight-day Caribbean voyages from the Space Coast beginning in November 2016.
Carnival Sunshine’s New York itineraries are the following:
Two-day cruises departing June 18 and Oct. 8, 2016
Four-day cruises to Saint John departing June 30 and July 28, 2016
Five-day sailings to Saint John and Halifax departing June 20 and 25 and Oct. 10, 2016
Seven-day Canada/New England cruises to Boston, Portland, Saint John and Halifax departing Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24 and Oct. 15, 2016
Seven-day Bermuda cruise featuring a three-day stay in King’s Wharf departing Oct. 1
Eight-day Exotic eastern Caribbean voyages to San Juan, St. Thomas and Grand Turk departing July 4and 20 and Aug. 17, 2016
Eight-day Exotic eastern Caribbean voyages to Grand Turk, Half Moon Cay and Nassau or Amber Cove(Dominican Republic) departing July 12 and Aug. 1 and 9, 2016
Nine-day Carnival Journeys voyage departing Aug. 25 and featuring San Juan, St. Maarten, St. Thomas and Grand Turk
Three Carnival Sunshine voyages – the nine-day cruise departing Port Canaveral April 29, 2016, the 10-day cruise departing May 30, 2016 from Charleston and the nine-day voyage departing Aug. 25, 2016 from New York – are part of the line’s recently announced Carnival Journeys series which Cruise Hive previously reported on.
Carnival Sunshine which was previously known as Carnival Destiny underwent one of the fleets largest refurbishment with a ship re-naming and all the latest FUN 2.0 upgrades. Guest sailing from New York and other ports in 2016 will be able to enjoy the very best that the cruise line has to offer.