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Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine Ship Information


Carnival Cruise Lines invested over $155 million to expand and refit the 2,642-passenger Carnival Destiny. The transformed ship has been renamed the Carnival Sunshine.The hull and much of the technical equipment are left over from the Destiny, the world’s largest cruise ship when it was delivered in 1996, but its public spaces have been brought into the 21st century.

Carnival Sunshine Cruise Sailing Schedule


Use the Carnival Sunshine cruise schedule calendar below to find a Carnival Sunshine cruise sailing by destination or departure port.

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 $1,229$619$559$649$659$639$759$759$599$449
Bahamas$449   $649 $639$759$759$599$449
Bermuda$959          
Caribbean Eastern$449$1,229$619$559$909$749$699$1,059$1,039$759$719
Caribbean Southern$819  $879$919 $1,119$1,179$1,179$889$819
Caribbean Western$619 $619$649$799$659$689    

Prices represent the lowest available price for a given sailing date, area, and/or month. All prices USD.

Upcoming Carnival Sunshine Cruise Itineraries


Select an upcoming Carnival Sunshine cruise itinerary list below to find a Carnival Sunshine sailing itinerary by cruise area or departure port.

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Bahamas

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03/15/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$649$699$869$1,309
05/24/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$639$739$909$1,309
06/14/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$759$859$1,029$1,429
07/05/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$759$859$1,029$1,429
07/26/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$759$859$1,029$1,429
08/16/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$599$699$869$1,269
09/06/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$449$539$699$1,099
09/27/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$449$539$699$1,099
10/18/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$449$539$699$1,099
11/29/20155 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$449$539$699$1,099
01/03/20165 Night Bahamas Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$449$549$719$1,119

Bermuda

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10/02/20158 Night Bermuda Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$959$1,029$1,469$1,769

Caribbean Eastern

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02/15/20155 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$559$689$839$1,149
11/08/20155 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$449$539$699$1,099
12/27/20147 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,229$1,339$1,899$2,409
01/10/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$679$779$1,069$1,469
01/24/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$619$779$1,029$1,469
04/04/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$939$1,039$1,339$1,679
04/18/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$749$869$1,409$1,549
05/02/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$699$869$1,109$1,589
11/21/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$599$759$989$1,469
12/27/20157 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,139$1,349$1,629$2,319
01/24/20167 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$599$759$989$1,469
02/20/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$869$1,039$1,389$1,889
03/20/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$909$999$1,389$1,839
05/16/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$849$1,029$1,279$1,779
06/06/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,059$1,269$1,539$2,039
06/19/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,099$1,289$1,579$2,059
07/10/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,079$1,289$1,559$2,059
07/31/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,039$1,229$1,499$1,999
08/29/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$759$929$1,109$1,609
09/19/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$719$889$1,069$1,569
10/10/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$719$889$1,129$1,569
10/31/20158 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$719$889$1,069$1,569
01/08/20168 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$719$889$1,069$1,569
11/28/201511 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

Contact cruise line for pricing & availability

Caribbean Southern

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02/07/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$879$1,019$1,449$1,839
03/07/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$919$1,089$1,439$1,939
05/29/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,119$1,309$1,679$2,179
06/27/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,179$1,389$1,759$2,259
07/18/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,179$1,389$1,759$2,259
08/08/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,049$1,259$1,629$2,129
08/21/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$889$1,059$1,359$1,859
09/11/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$819$989$1,269$1,769
10/23/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$819$989$1,269$1,769
11/13/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$819$989$1,269$1,769
12/19/20158 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$1,149$1,369$1,719$2,219
01/16/20168 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$819$989$1,269$1,769
12/09/201510 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from San Juan, Puerto Rico

Contact cruise line for pricing & availability

Caribbean Western

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01/03/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$679$759$969$1,449
01/17/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$619$759$989$1,449
01/31/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$629$789$1,019$1,499
02/28/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$649$829$1,059$1,539
03/28/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$799$969$1,239$1,679
04/11/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$669$849$1,099$1,579
04/25/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$659$839$1,069$1,549
05/09/20157 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

on the Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Sunshine departing from Port Canaveral, FL

$689$869$1,099$1,589

Carnival Sunshine Ship Profile and Statistics


  • Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Ship Type: Cruise Ship
  • Line Class: Mainstream
  • Former Name: Carnival Destiny
  • Registry: Bahamas
  • Year Built: 1996
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2013
  • Capacity: 3,006 passengers
  • Decks: 12
  • Gross Tonnage: 101,353
  • Length: 893 ft
  • Beam: 116 ft
  • Average Speed: 22 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 515
  • Outside Cabins: 806
  • Nationality of Officers: Italian
  • Nationality of Crew: International
  • Number of Crew: 1,040

Carnival Sunshine On-Board Recreation
  • Outdoor Pools: 4
  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: Yes

Carnival Sunshine Dining Choices
  • Galaxy Dining Room
    Cuisine: Continental
  • Universe Dining Room
    Cuisine: Continental
  • Sun & Sea Restaurant

Carnival Sunshine Entertainment
  • Galaxy Dining Room
    Cuisine: Continental
  • Universe Dining Room
    Cuisine: Continental
  • Sun & Sea Restaurant
  • Millionaires Club Casino
    Description: Gaming

Carnival Sunshine Deck Plans


Deck 1Carnival Sunshine Deck 1
Deck 2Carnival Sunshine Deck 2
Lobby DeckCarnival Sunshine Lobby Deck
Mezzanine DeckCarnival Sunshine Mezzanine Deck
Promenade DeckCarnival Sunshine Promenade Deck
Deck 6Carnival Sunshine Deck 6
Deck 7Carnival Sunshine Deck 7
Deck 8Carnival Sunshine Deck 8
Lido DeckCarnival Sunshine Lido Deck
Spa & WaterworksCarnival Sunshine Spa & Waterworks
Serenity & SportSquareCarnival Sunshine Serenity & SportSquare
Deck 12Carnival Sunshine Deck 12
SerenityCarnival Sunshine Serenity

Carnival Sunshine Cabin and Stateroom Photo Gallery


  • Carnival Sunshine Interior Upper/LowerInterior Upper/Lower
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    Twin bed and one upper. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets.

  • Carnival Sunshine Interior StateroomInterior Stateroom
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    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. (Interior Staterooms: Beds do not convert to King when both Upper Pullmans in use.)

  • Carnival Sunshine Interior Stateroom with Picture WindowInterior Stateroom with Picture Window
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    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Picture Window w/ obstructed views.

  • Carnival Sunshine Interior with Picture Window (obstructed views)Interior with Picture Window (obstructed views)
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    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Picture Window w/ obstructed views.

  • Carnival Sunshine Cloud 9 Spa InteriorCloud 9 Spa Interior
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    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. (Spa accommodations include private access, special amenities and priority reservations at the Cloud 9 Spa.)

  • Carnival Sunshine Ocean view StateroomOcean view Stateroom
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to King). Sofa and Coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Picture Window.

  • Carnival Sunshine Ocean View StateroomOcean View Stateroom
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to King). Sofa and Coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Picture Window with obstructed views.

  • Carnival Sunshine Ocean View StateroomOcean View Stateroom
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to King). Sofa and Coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Picture Window.

  • Carnival Sunshine Scenic Ocean ViewScenic Ocean View
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    Two Twin beds (convert to King). Sofa and Coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Floor-to-ceiling window.

  • Carnival Sunshine Scenic Grand Ocean ViewScenic Grand Ocean View
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    Two Twin beds (convert to King). Sofa and Coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Floor-to-ceiling window.

  • Carnival Sunshine Balcony StateroomBalcony Stateroom
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    Two Twin beds convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table. Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

  • Carnival Sunshine Aft-View Extended Balcony StateroomAft-View Extended Balcony Stateroom
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    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Private Aft-facing extended balcony with patio chairs and table. Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

  • Carnival Sunshine Cloud 9 Spa BalconyCloud 9 Spa Balcony
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Sofa and coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Private Balcony with patio chairs and table. Exclusive entry access to the adjacent Cloud 9 spa facilities, upgraded in stateroom amenities and cloud 9 spa package exclusive to guests booked in Spa Accommodations.

  • Carnival Sunshine Balcony StateroomBalcony Stateroom
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Private Balcony with patio chairs and table. (Spa accommodations include private access, special amenities and priority reservations at the Cloud 9 Spa.) Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

  • Carnival Sunshine Premium BalconyPremium Balcony
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 2 Closets. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table. Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

  • Carnival Sunshine Premium Vista BalconyPremium Vista Balcony
    AWAW

    Premium Vista Balcony staterooms were designed to wrap around the aft corners of Carnival Sunshine, giving you a unique vantage point from which to enjoy luxuriously panoramic views of the sky and the sea and yes, take in even more of that sunshine. Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

  • Carnival Sunshine Balcony GuaranteeBalcony Guarantee
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds convert to king). Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table. Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

  • Carnival Sunshine Captain's SuiteCaptain's Suite
    AWAW

    Separate Bedroom: Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower/whirlpool tub/ double sinks. Large closet. Living Room: Double sofa bed an one lower pullman. Sofa, armchairs and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Carnival Sunshine Captain's SuiteCaptain's Suite
    AWAW

    Separate Bedroom: Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower/whirlpool tub/ double sinks. Large closet. Living Room: Double sofa bed an one lower pullman. Sofa, armchairs and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Carnival Sunshine Grand SuiteGrand Suite
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    Two twin beds (convert to king) and double sofa bed. Sofa, armchairs and coffee table. Desk and seat. full bathroom with shower/ whirlpool tub/ double sinks. 2 large closets. Walk-in dressing area with vanity table and chair. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Carnival Sunshine Ocean SuiteOcean Suite
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    Two twin beds (convert to king) and single sofa bed. Sofa, armchairs and coffee table. Desk and seat. full bathroom with shower/ whirlpool tub. 2 large closets. Walk-in dressing area with vanity table and chair. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Carnival Sunshine Ocean View GuaranteeOcean View Guarantee
    AWAW

    Two Twin beds (convert to King). Sofa and Coffee table. Desk and Seat. Full bathroom w/ Shower. 3 Closets. Picture Window.

  • Carnival Sunshine Interior Port Hole StateroomInterior Port Hole Stateroom
    AWAW

    Two twin beds (convert to king). Sofa and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. 3 closets. Two porthole windows.

  • Carnival Sunshine Cloud 9 Spa SuiteCloud 9 Spa Suite
    AWAW

    Two twin beds (convert to king) and single sofa bed. Sofa and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower/whirlpool tub. Walk-in closet. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table. Upgraded in-stateroom amenities and Cloud 9 Spa package exclusive to guests booked in spa accommodations..

  • Carnival Sunshine Premium Vista BalconyPremium Vista Balcony
    AWAW

    Two twin beds (convert to king). Sofa and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. 2 closets. Private wrap-around balcony with patio chairs and table. Twin beds do not convert to king when two uppers in use.

Carnival Sunshine Photos


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Carnival Sunshine travel42 Professional Ship Review


At 101,353 tons and 893 ft, the Sunshine is one bulbous babe, with a beam of 116 ft, a draft of 27 ft, and a cruising speed of 22.5 knots. She debuted in 1996 as the world's largest cruise ship, since surpassed many times.

Originally named Carnival Destiny, the ship underwent a $155 million refit in 2013, which was the biggest renovation Carnival had ever attempted. She was rechristened Carnival Sunshine after she emerged from the refurbishment in May 2013.

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