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Caribbean Cruises

Complete information on Caribbean-bound cruise ships that depart from Tampa, FL.

Tampa, Florida is port of call to several cruise ships. Some of the ships sail only seasonally from Tampa. The ships below sail year-round unless otherwise noted. The city is home to Busch Gardens amusement park, the Florida Aquarium, and is a short drive away from Clearwater beaches.

Cruises From Tampa

Carnival Legend

Carnival Legend sails on 7 day Western Caribbean adventures. The ship stops at various ports depending on the trip.

  • Length: 7 nights
  • Destinations: Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Cayman; Isla Roatan; Belize; Half Moon Cay; Nassau, Bahamas
  • Year Built: 2002
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,124
  • Base Price: $429

Carnival Inspiration

Carnival Inspiration embarks on 4- and 5-night affordable excursions.

  • Length: 4-5 nights
  • Destinations: Grand Cayman; Cozumel, Mexico
  • Year Built: 1996
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,052
  • Base Price: $329

Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas

Royal Caribbean's Radiance of the Seas sails seasonally out of Tampa, usually from October through April. It is the largest cruise ship ever to depart from Tampa. Their last trip from Tampa of the season is a 14 night trip that takes passengers to the Panama Canal.

  • Length: 4-5 nights
  • Destinations: Cozumel, Mexico; Costa Maya
  • Year Built: 2001
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,501
  • Base Price: $329-$449

Holland America Ryndam

Holland America's Ryndam is a comparatively small ship that sails on 7- to 14-night trips out of Tampa.

  • Length: 7-14 nights
  • Destinations: Cozumel, Mexico; Key West; Falmouth; George Town; Belize City; Mahogany Bay; Costa Maya
  • Year Built: 1994
  • Passenger Capacity: 1,258
  • Base Price: $449-$899

Norwegian Cruise Lines Norwegian Star

Norwegian Star is new to the Tampa port. It begins 7 night excursions out of Tampa in October 2011.

  • Length: 7 nights
  • Destinations: Roatan, Belize City, Costa Maya, Cozumel
  • Year Built: 2001
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,240
  • Base Price: $499