Cruises from Port Canaveral
Four cruise lines offer cruises from Port Canaveral, Florida. The most popular cruises are short trips to the beautiful Bahamas, which are great for a quick get-away or can be combined with a trip to the theme parks in Orlando for a longer vacation.
Family cruises are a specialty. All of the ships sailing from here are casual, affordable, and offer free programs to keep kids busy.
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Port Canaveral is the Orlando Cruise Port
Port Canaveral serves as the Orlando cruise port. It is the closest port to Disney World and the other theme parks. It's also next to Cape Canaveral Kennedy Space Center, a must-see attraction.
Families love Disney Cruises. The line offers 3- to 7-day cruises and a few longer special voyages. It has the features and activities that kids want, and carries on the tradition that started with the Big Red Boat.
Carnival Cruise Line offers fun and affordable cruises to the Bahamas and the Caribbean from Port Canaveral. Ships make voyages of 3 to 8 nights. Make a quick getaway or take a week-long vacation cruise -- they all have the casual fun Carnival Cruises spirit.
Royal Caribbean Cruise Line also offers short Bahamas cruises and 7-night Caribbean cruises from Port Canaveral. Their ships are big and bright, with a lot of open spaces and private balconies. Royal Caribbean cruises attract active young people and families.