Carnival Pride Returns to Baltimore

Carnival Pride returns to BaltimoreCarnival Cruise Line announced that its popular ship Carnival Pride will return to the Port of Baltimore launching a year-round cruise program on Sunday, March 29th, when the newly refurbished ship will depart on a seven-night cruise to the Bahamas from the Cruise Maryland Terminal!

Carnival Pride’s year-round schedule from Baltimore encompasses a wide range of departures to cater to cruise enthusiasts, from five-night Bermuda cruises to seven- to 14-night voyages visiting top destinations in the Caribbean, The Bahamas and Florida.

Carnival Pride recently underwent an extensive multi-million-dollar dry dock that added a variety of our Fun Ship 2.0 innovations, including new dining venues such as Guy’s Burger Joint, BlueIguana Cantina and Bonsai Sushi, exciting bar concepts like Alchemy Bar, RedFrog Pub and the poolside RedFrog Rum Bar and BlueIguana Tequila Bar, as well as new entertainment choices like Hasbro, The Game Show; Seuss at Sea and Playlist Productions. A massive WaterWorks water park featuring Green Thunder, the fastest and steepest waterslide at sea, was added, as well.

Carnival Pride’s five-night Bermuda sailings feature two days and one night at King’s Wharf with two fun days at sea. Six-night Bahamas cruises call at the popular ports of Nassau and Freeport, while the seven-night Bahamas itinerary also includes a call at Port Canaveral, Fla., with easy access to Orlando’s attractions.  Seven- and eight-night eastern Caribbean cruises feature Grand Turk, the private Bahamian island of Half Moon Cay, and Freeport. Eight-night Bahamas sailings visit Charleston, S.C.; Port Canaveral and Nassau.

For those who prefer more immersive, longer length cruises, Carnival Pride offers two Carnival Journeys adventures departing from Baltimore.  An 11-night Carnival Journeys voyage departs Baltimore Jan. 17, 2016, calling at Grand Turk, Aruba, Curaçao, Bonaire, and St. Croix, ending in San Juan Jan. 28, 2016. There is also a 14-day Carnival Journeys voyage, operating roundtrip from Baltimore March 13-27, 2016, and featuring Grand Turk, San Juan, St. Thomas, Dominica, St. Lucia, Martinique, Antigua and St. Maarten.

Now more than ever, Carnival Pride makes an excellent cruise vacation choice. For more information or to book your cruise on Carnival Pride please call AREA Vacations at 770-591-5552 or send and email to