Cruise ships from Charleston
Currently, three major operators of ships that cruise out of Charleston – Carnival Cruise Lines, American Cruise Lines and Blount Small Ship Adventures. Out of these three cruises in Charleston, if international travel is what you prefer, you would want to board a Carnival Cruise Lines ship as it docks at ports like Nassau, the Bahamas and Half Moon Bay. The exact duration of this Charleston cruise is for seven nights. The cruise itself is aptly named ‘The 7 Night Easter Caribbean Cruise on the Carnival Fantasy’. The Carnival Fantasy is the veteran among the Bermuda Cruises from Charleston but do not let that sway you away. It is part of what the company calls ‘Evolution of Fun’ refurbishment plan where there have a number of jazzy upgrades introduced to the liner. The Carnival Fantasy now boasts of an adults-only deck, staterooms that have been remodeled and newly installed flat screen TVs in select suites. It is a huge ship that has ten passenger decks capable of hosting more than two thousand passengers not including a crew of about nine hundred.
The other two cruise lines are the smaller liners. If you board a cruise by the Blount Small Ships Adventure Company, it will take you from Charleston to Jacksonville on the Southern Antebellum tour – and 8-day, 7-night cruise. Another small ship adventure is the 100-passenger American Cruise Lines ship the American Star traveling from Charleston to Jacksonville also.
The best thing about cruises out of Charleston is that the Port of Charleston is in the heart of downtown. Cruises out of Charleston allow you to spend a couple of days enjoying the sights and sounds of this historically significant town along the east coast before you head off onto your voyage. Cruises out of Charleston ensure that when you opt for a ticket for your voyage, you start off from a city that is drenched in history, which can be seen in its architecture and felt while walking the streets, before commencing your voyage.
If you are looking for all cruises out of Charleston or just a Carnival Cruise out of Charleston then check out the following links to the 2016 calendar.