What could be more exciting than a "Fun Ship" cruise from Port Canaveral or Tampa? That's easy. Adding another 2, 3, or 4 days to discover some of central Florida's many attractions. Let Carnival arrange your rental car and accommodations at nearby hotels where you can purchase admission tickets to attractions like Universal Studios, Sea World of Florida, Kennedy Space Center, Cypress Gardens and Busch Gardens with its many amusement rides and fascinating animal exhibits. With a week-long Carnival Cruise and Orlando Vacation, you can have the relaxation, entertainment and pampering service of an island-hopping "Fun Ship" cruise with all the thrilling rides and spectacular shows of America's best theme parks.
Port Canaveral is centrally located in the middle of Florida's Eastern Coast and most commonly known for its close proximity to Orlando. This port offers excursions for everyone with its wide range of attractions. Carnival Cruises offer many cruises that leave from Port Canaveral or stop there for a day. With Carnival you can take a shore excursion on the day of your cruise departure.
Let The Cruise Web and Carnival Cruises arrange your admission tickets to attractions like Universal Studios, Sea World of Florida, Kennedy Space Center, Cypress Gardens and Busch Gardens with their many amusement rides and fascinating animal exhibits. With a Carnival Cruise vacation, you can have the relaxation, entertainment and pampering service of an island-hopping "Fun Ship" cruise with all the thrilling rides and spectacular shows of America's best theme parks.
Board an airboat and depart into the Central Florida Everglades. Once deep into the Everglades you will experience breathtaking protected wetlands, freshwater markers, bald-cypress swamps and local wildlife all while learning about the fresh water ecosystem. All while keeping your eyes pealed for alligator sightings, wild birds, reptiles and plants.
Kennedy Space Center
During this excursion you will take a short ride from the pier to the Kennedy Space Center. Upon arrival you will have a personal guide who will provide details on the launch along with viewing the space shuttle launch pads, vehicle assembly building and award-winning Apollo/Saturn V Center. During you tour you will have a chance to relive the launch of the massive Saturn V rocket with front-row seats as man lands on the moon. There will be real astronauts for you to meet during the Astronaut Encounter program.
Orlando Premium Outlets & Downtown Disney Shopping
A shopper's dream, 3 hours of shopping at the Orland Premium Outlets offering savings from 150 different outlets stores. As a Carnival guest you will also receive a VIP Coupon Book. Once you have shopped all of those stores you will continue on for 2 hours of shopping Downtown Disney along the shores of Village Lake. Downtown Disney offers more than 70 shopping, entertainment and dining choices. You also have the ability to shop at the largest World of Disney store.
Take part in your favorite movies while visiting the number 1 movie and TV based theme park. Offering more than 40 exhilarating rides, attractions, shows and movie sets. The entertainment, dining and state-of-the-art rides will carry you into your wildest dreams. Jump into your favorite movie and TV shows and become on of your favorite characters.
Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom®
Let your inner King and Queen run wild with a day at Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom. Experience 6 different magical lands as you stroll down Main Street, USA. There is magic for everyone as you join the Disney characters roaming the streets. Join the fun where fairy tales and characters come to life right before your eyes.
Daytona International Speedway
Take part on an exciting, private tour through the history of Daytona International Speedway. Experience a first-hand account of the 31-degree high banks, NASCAR garages and Pit Road on a private ride through the speedway. You get a chance to see the Meeting Room where driver meet before the race, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garages, Gatorade Victory Lane and Houston Lawing Press Box. At the end of you tour you will get a chance to view the actual winning DAYTONA 500 car.
Manatee Cove and Kayaking
Enjoy an easy 2-person kayak along the shoreline getting an up close look at manatees, dolphins, water birds and marsh animals as you paddle along the Indian River. You will visit sheltered back water lagoon islands while listening to a certified Eco-Guide explain the significance of endangered backwater and wilderness waterways.
Sea World Adventure® Park
Enjoy the mysteries of the sea up close and personal with amazing attractions, rides and animal discoveries. Fun for all ages you can meet dolphins, get drenched by Shamu, try out the all-new flying roller coaster, count shark teeth and feed the seals and sea lions. This is a wonderful way to create unforgettable memories with breathtaking performances.
Surf Lessons at Ron Jon Surf School
Cocoa Beach is the Surf Capital of the World where you will take lessons from certified instructors. Your 2-hour lesson covers ocean safety, land instructions and water instructions. Your instructor will get you standing in no time. After you lesson take some time to each the local beach and shop in the legendary Ron Jon Surf Shop. Hang Ten!
Universal's Islands of Adventure®
Let your adrenaline run wild as you take part in the unexpected thrills and adventures. Take a journey through themed islands while stopping at the most cutting edge rides and attractions. Enjoy rides ranging from battling 3-D villains, seeing stories come to life before your eyes, high-speed roller coasters, white- water rapids, and stepping into your favorite stories. There is sure to be a ride or adventure to meet everyone wants and hopes.
Walt Disney World Disney's Animal Kingdom®
Take a walk on the wild side as you explore a world of real and imaginary animals. Explore natural beauty as you explore a land 65 million years ago full of animals. Jump in the back of the safari vehicle as you travel down the road of an African countryside full of giraffes, hippos, elephants, rhinos and lions. Then wander farther as you journey on a raft the Asian Rainforest. There are many more attractions that are sure to satisfy everyone's wild side.
Walt Disney World Disney's Hollywood Studios®
Enter the world of showbiz as you enjoy and take part in classics to current entertainment. Disney takes you behind the scenes of all your favorite movies and TV shows at Disney MGM Studios. Take in the thrill of roller coaters, suspense of movie stunts and special effects, and sing and dance along with your favorite characters. Be sure to take a moment to picture yourself as your favorite character.
Walt Disney World Epcot®
While traveling on your cruise take a minute to travel the world in a day at Epcot where you can visit and experience 11 counties. Try new cuisine, get a feel for a different culture and purchase local arts and crafts. Then travel into the future and see technological advances in health, food, automobiles, electronics and gadgets. Enjoy shows and interactive experiences. There is an adventure for everyone that is sure to please your inner travel bug.