Your Vacation is on the Horizon with the Carnival Vista
The Carnival Vista offers great fun to the whole family. Havana category staterooms allow access to the members-only Havana Bar & Pool. Likewise, Cloud 9 staterooms grant priority spa reservations, free fitness classes, and thermal suite unlimited access!
Hungry? Dine on the treasures of the sea at the Seafood Shack or savor prime cuts at Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse. In a Zen mood? Bonsai Sushi’s soothing décor and cuisine fit the bill. Grab la familia for the Italian farmhouse dishes at Cucina del Capitano.
Get ready for something incredible. The Carnival Vista has a SkyRide. Sail above the deck and wave to friends below as they play ping pong, volleyball, mini golf, and more at the SportSquare game area.
Where will you go on the Carnival Vista? The choice is yours — you can even book a special cruise featuring the standup comedy of Jay Leno.
Entertainment & Attractions
- The Punchliner Comedy Club
- Live Music
- Playlist Productions
- CLUE: The Murder Mystery
- Hasbro The Game Show
- Dive-In Movies
- Stage Shows
- Lip Sync Battle: Carnival
- Video Arcade
- Mini Golf
- Twister Water Slide
- Sky Zone
The Punchliner Comedy Club
Carnival comedy clubs laugh at cover charges and two-drink minimums, so you won't have to worry about either at the Punchliner. Don't worry about showing up and acting adult, either. These comedians say what’s on their minds and don't hold back. Family-friends shows are also available to attend, but be sure to check when they’rescheduled in the Fun Times—delivered to your stateroom daily.
Your Carnival cruise will be packed with the pinnacle of musical talent on every deck. While you can enjoy these performances either in passing or during a meal, we recommend that you check out Carnival LIVE where you'll really be blown away.
On Carnival, you can be the star of the show, too. Let out your inner pop star or country crooner in areas where karaoke is offered.
Playlist Productions is where musical theater comes to life! There's playlists ranging from Amor Cubano, Vintage Pop, America Rocks, Epic Rock, 99 Keys, 80s Pop to the Max, Studio VIP, and even a soundtracks from movies like FLICK. Watch your favorite jams transform into full-blown performances.
CLUE: The Murder Mystery
Carnival takes on the classic game of CLUE by transforming the ship into a gameboard with real life suspects! To play, just pick up your free CLUE case file and visit scheduled events around the cruise to collect clues. If you can figure out who, what, when, and where, the Captain offers a grand prize for the superior sleuth!
Hasbro The Game Show
Play the giant versions of all your favorite Hasbro games. Team up with your family and friends to take on a game of YAHTZEE BOWLING, CONNECT 4 BASKETBALL, OPERATION SAM DUNK, and SIMON FLASH for a grand prize all right in front of a live audience.
Whether you'd like to settle in a poolside lounge chair or in the pool itself, at the Carnival Seaside Theater™ you'll be able to do either as you watch sporting events and blockbuster movies. To make your dive-in experience more authentic, you'll also be provided with popcorn and blankets.
Enjoy one-of-a-kind performances brought to you by a variety of talented performers like magicians, illusionists, singers, musicians, and dancers. Carnival Stage Shows are decked out with thrilling numbers and dazzling costumes to make it feel like opening night every night. Best of all, all stage shows are included in your fare!
Open to all ages, Carnival's onboard Video Arcade has games for everyone like air hockey, racing simulations, and old-school digital arcade games. The arcade is open 24 hours a day so you'll have plenty of time to beat your friends and your top scores!
The Mini Golf course onboard your Carnival cruise ship is designed to entertain all golfers, big or small. you'll find plenty of obstacles scattered throughout the course such as cacti, treasure chests, and even windmills to keep things interesting.
One of the unique attributes of having a basketball court at sea is that your journey to the hoop will have the added bonus of the ocean views and sea breeze.
The Casino onboard your Carnival cruise ship has a wide variety of games, clubs, and events to choose from. They have everything from slots, Blackjack, table games, poker, casino tournaments, and scratch-offs to help you take your shot at winning big.
Twister Water Slide
Climb to the top of your Carnival cruise and make a spiraling descent down the Twister water slide! With the help of countless gallons of water rushing you down the slide, you'll reach a new level of thrills as you splash down hundreds of feet later.
While you enjoy Carnival's exemplary customer service skills, why not test your own service skills on the volleyball court? Show off your underhand, overhand, sidearm, or whatever style you prefer and show 'em how it's done!
Jump onboard the first-ever Sky Zone at sea! Take fun to a whole new height in an indoor trampoline park where you can let loose in gravity-defying dodgeball or basketball sessions! Come back at night with your toddlers and experience a blacklight glow party just for them to explore and stack oversized stuffed blocks.
Soak up the sun's rays and splash the day away at Carnival's onboard waterpark, WaterWorks. Features like side-by-side racing slides are available on select ships where guests of all-ages are encouraged to splash around, too. Please note that WaterWorks configurations vary by ship, height and weight restrictions apply, and that children must be toilet trained (no diapers or swim diapers).
- Piano Bar
- Skybox Sports Bar
- RedFrog Rum Bar
- Alchemy Bar
- BlueIguana Tequila Bar
- Cloud 9 Spa
- Fitness Center
- Sky Course
- Ocean Plaza
- Havana Bar
- The Library Bar
Swing by the piano bar where you can call the shots and drink them, too. You can ask the piano player to play whatever you'd like to hear so you can tap, clap, dance, or sing along to your favorite songs. Start your evening out by going here or end your night with your favorite song in the early hours of the morning.
Dance the night away to the hottest songs past and present that DJs are mixing in a Carnival nightclub. If you're not so confident in your dance skills, you can also sign up for free dance classes to show up when the sun goes down.
Skybox Sports Bar
Grab a drink, some bar snacks, and watch the game in SkyBox Sports bar where you can keep up on real-time scores or challenge your friends to some friendly competition with free access to popular sports game titles.
RedFrog Rum Bar
The RedFrog Rum Bar is located poolside so you can hop out anytime and try a delicious rum-based concoction available by either glass or pitcher. This bar also comes stocked with Carnival’s signature private-label draft beer, ThirstyFrog Red®.
There’s no appointment needed for this vintage-themed cocktail “pharmacy.” You don't need to be an alchemist to enjoy creative drinks here, either. All you have to do is be willing to be surprised and try new things. A staff of mix-masters will be there to prescribe you remedies for whatever ales you.
BlueIguana Tequila Bar
The poolside BlueIguana Tequila Bar has a menu consisting of classic Mexican beverages like slushy tequila drinks or cervezas. Whether you need a glass for yourself or a pitcher for a party, you can order any drink any way you'd like.
Carnival understands the importance of pools, so many of their ships often have two of them! Chill poolside at an aft pool where you'll have a warm breeze and a beautiful sea view. Or take a dip in a midship pool where you can watch something exciting on the big screen. Please note that diapers or swim diapers are not permitted in the pools. Children must be toilet trained in order to use the pools.
The first step you'll take in embarking on your vacation is crossing a threshold into the Atrium—the entrance to your Carnival ship. Behold the multi-level panoramic views that await you onboard while a live band or DJ provides the soundtrack to your adventure. The Atrium will also be your go to place for Guest Services
Cloud 9 Spa
Whether you believe it or not, it's nice to have a vacation from your vacation…and the Cloud 9 Spa is the perfect getaway. Treat yourself to luxurious treatments like massages, facials, body wraps, thermal suites, and more from a team of what Carnival likes to call—masterful spa artists. The Cloud 9 Spa is open to those aged 18 and up.
On a Carnival cruise, there's no reason why you can't take your fitness regimen with you. Spend some of your free vacation time by hitting the gym! To keep it fun, Carnival offers a wide variety of fitness classes so you'll have fun while you forget about the hard work you're putting in.
Invite your family and friends to some friendly competition with games like mini-golf, basketball, soccer, volleyball,foosball, and ping-pong at the SportSquare! You can even take your skills to the sky at the SkyCourse or take to the ground running on the jogging track. Challenge yourself to a go at the stationary bikes, ellipticals, weight-lifting equipment, or even punching bags. No matter what brings you to the SportSquare, the game is alway on. SportSquare configuration varies by ship.
Strap in and take to the skies with SkyCourse: a new and exciting ropes course at sea! This course is designed to be fun for all with two levels of challenge so you can make it as easy or as hard as you'd like it. So get up there and enjoy the sea breeze and stunning view all while having fun!
Ocean Plaza is the place to be where you can enjoy live music, coffee, snacks, and dancing all in one space. Take in an extra dose of sunshine and sea breeze in the day time, but come here at night and watch this space transform into a spot perfect for nightlife.
Carnival is really taking the cruising experience to a whole new height. Take a scenic trip around the ship in the SkyRide: a two-lane suspended course where you pedal-power a go-mobile high above the deck and sea. Whether you want to score your biggest racing victory, an intense lower-body workout, or an incredible view, the SkyRide is sure to be unforgettable.
Elevate your next workout with SkyFitness! If you're going to work out, you might as well do it outside with an unimaginable view. Guests must be 18+ to access the sky gym.
Step into the Havana Bar and find yourself surrounded by the antebellum Cuba you've only ever experienced in vintage postcards, literature, and delicacies. This is ocean view spot doesn't cool off once the sun goes down, as the music and dancing only heats up. Keep the party going with some authentic Cuban cocktails and drinks.
The Library Bar
This intimate wine lounge it your go-to place for all things relaxing. Grab a glass of wine from a state-of-the-art dispenser and sit down with a good book. If you want to bring some friends along, board games and available and conversation is always welcome.
- 98 Great Staff/Service
- 93 Great Food
- 91 Great Entertainment
- 95 Lots Of Activities
- 98 Great Staff/Service
- 93 Great Food
- 91 Great Entertainment
- 95 Lots Of Activities
Best Suited For
- 90 Leisure Travel
- 74 Traveling With Friends
It was very nice cruise for solo travelsIt was very nice cruise for solo travelsIt was very nice cruise for solo travelsIt was very nice cruise for solo travels
Our cruising experience was wonderful. The weather was perfect and we enjoyed the itinerary. The unlimited drink package that was thrown in was a huge plus. Great value great vacation.