Carnival Breeze, Carnival Cruise Lines' newest veseel, gets it bridge in the Italian shipyard.
MONFALCONE, Italy – Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship, the 130,000-ton Carnival Breeze, is under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone.
The 3,690-passenger vessel is slated to debut in Europe June 3, 2012, with a special 12-day cruise from Venice. The ship will then operate a series of 12-day Mediterranean voyages from Barcelona through October 25 then reposition to Miami for year-round six- and eight-day Caribbean departures beginning November 24, 2012.
Its owner, Carnival Corp., is headquartered in Miami.
As Carnival’s newest “Fun Ship,” Carnival Breeze will offer such innovations as an expansive WaterWorks aqua park; the Lanai, a half-mile wraparound promenade with whirlpools that extend over the ship’s sides; SportSquare, an open-air recreation area with a ropes course, fitness area and other outdoor attractions, along with a Caribbean-themed RedFrog Pub and Cucina del Capitano Italian specialty restaurant.