Carnival Cruise Line will resume some of its North American cruise service this summer starting Aug. 1 amid the coronavirus pandemic.
According to a statement on its website, A total of eight ships are expected to resume cruising at the start of August, including the Carnival Dream, Carnival Freedom and Carnival Vista departing in Galveston, Texas; the Carnival Horizon, Carnival Magic and Carnival Sensation departing in Miami; and the Carnival Breeze and Carnival Elation leaving Port Canaveral.
All North American cruises between June 27 to July 31 are canceled, and the cruise line's pause in operations will be extended in its other North American and Australian markets through Aug. 31.
All Carnival Spirit Alaskan cruises departing Seattle will be canceled, plus the Carnival Spirit Vancouver-Honolulu cruise leaving Sept. 25 and the Honolulu-Brisbane cruise leaving on Oct. 6. Carnival Splendor cruises departing Australia between June 19 to August 31 are canceled, as well.
Guests and travel advisors will be notified via email about their travel options.