CARNIVAL-SPLENDOR’S-RETURNCarnival Cruise Line is today celebrating 100 days until the return of Carnival Splendor to Aussie shores. Following a successful season cruising in Alaska, Sydney’s own Carnival ship will arrive home on 30 September, bringing the Carnival fun back to guests and crew. With over 900 days since her last Australian cruise, Carnival Splendor will offer Sydneysiders a range of action-packed itineraries from Aussie favourites including Moreton Island and Carnival’s famous Melbourne Cup cruises, to New Zealand and to stunning South Pacific ports including Noumea, Isle of Pines and Mare.

To kick-start the countdown, Carnival Cruise Line is asking its fans for their 100 favourite things about cruising with Carnival and sharing the top favourites on both Facebook and Instagram. The celebration also includes a limited-time offer for guests, with fares from just 100 per person, per day twin share interior with only a 50 deposit pp Total Minimum Fare 904.

Be quick, as the sale ends at midnight, on 23 June 2022 On the return of Carnival Splendor, Kara Glamore, VP of Carnival Cruise Line Australia said When Carnival Splendor first arrived in Sydney in late 2019, Aussies only had a few months to get to know her. From the exhilarating Green Lightning thrill-slide to our Aussie-first dining offerings, Carnival Splendor has so much to offer every cruiser from Action Packers to Moonlighters.

Well be celebrating our 10th Australian birthday in October, and the return of Splendor is the best gift we could ask for. We look forward to welcoming guests back on board to celebrate a decade of fun down under with us. Carnival Splendor offers a host of exclusive features for Aussie guests to both discover and rediscover, including a Green and Gold waterpark, the action-packed Carnival Waterworks was built specifically for Australia in green and gold colours, complete with a world-first on a cruise ship the Green Lightning thrill-slide that begins with an impressive 11.3-metre free-fall drop.

Waterworks also boasts a 104-metre-long Twister Waterslide, power drencher tipping bucket and mini racing slides. Splashy Cove Splashy Cove is a special waterpark created just for little ones with fun to be had splashing about with spray toys and mini waterslides. It’s also home to a colourful mural inspired by drawings by patients from The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.

Cloud 9 Spa and Serenity Retreat For Aussies who love to relax, Carnival Splendor features the Cloud 9 Spa and Suites, offering everything from a thalassotherapy pool, to thermal suites and a state-of-the-art fitness centre.

Adults can also unwind at the well-known adults-only Serenity Retreat and enjoy the sea breeze with a cocktail in hand.

Written by: Jill Walsh