Carnival Panorama joins the Carnival fleet in 2019 and continues the style of her sister ships Carnival Vista and Carnival Horizon. Sailing out of Long Beach, California and visiting hotspots along Mexico's picturesque Pacific coast; the emphasis is on fun and making the most of every moment during your time aboard this amazing new ship. Carnival Panorama goes all out to impress from the moment you step aboard - her 14 passenger decks are lined with an eclectic selection of restaurants, bars, sports and leisure options, entertainment venues, and luxury staterooms. Why not strap in and zip around the SkyRide course, escape to Havana Bar & Pool, Serenity Adult-Only Retreat or Cloud 9 Spa, indulge in splashing times at Carnival Waterworks, channel your inner superstar at Lip Sync Battle, and get in the groove with Playlist Productions?
Dine on casual-style, international dishes at Lido Marketplace or sit down to three-course dinners in the Aft and Forward Restaurants. Baby back ribs, dry-rubbed chicken, and Parched Pig craft brews await at Guy's Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse|Brewhouse or opt for burgers and toppings at Guy's Burger Joint. Savour interactive teppanyaki cuisine at Bonsai Teppanyaki or tuck into a delectable menu of sushi, sides, sakes, and desserts at Bonsai Sushi. Look to Seafood Shack for rustic favourites like crab cake sliders, lobster BLT, and snow crab, feast on premium steaks and seafood in Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse, or enjoy exotic Asian dishes at JiJi Asian Kitchen. Delicious Italian specialities are on the menu in Cucina Del Capitano and BlueIguana Cantina is the go-to place for freshly-made Mexican delights. The Chef's Table is the ultimate foodie experience as the chef prepares culinary delights before your eyes.
Relax with your morning espresso at JavaBlue Cafe, take in the views with a fruit juice on The Lanai, or sip milkshakes at Shake Spot. People-watch at the Panorama Atrium Bar or indulge in tropical cocktails at Red Frog Rum Bar. Join in the sing-alongs with a gin and tonic at the Piano Bar 88 or escape for a quiet drink at The Library Bar. Enjoy frozen tequilas poolside at Blue Iguana Tequila Bar or freshly-mixed mojitos at Havana Bar. Let the mix masters at Alchemy Bar create you colourful concoctions or watch big-screen sports over an ice-cold beer in SKYBOX Sports Bar.
Day or night there is plenty to entertain you on Carnival Panorama. Work on your tan by the Main Pool or soak up the views at the Havana infinity pool. Pamper yourself in the Cloud 9 Spa or seek the tranquillity of the adult-only Serenity Retreat. The SportSquare offers alfresco sports such as volleyball and football or meet the challenge of the SkyRide. Discover hours of fun for tots to teens in Camp Ocean, Dr Seuss Bookville, Club 02, and Circle "C" or enjoy family times at Family Harbor Lounge. After dinner, head to Liquid Lounge for production shows, variety shows, and late night dancing or choose the Limelight Lounge for late night shows and cabaret acts - perfect for channelling your inner superstar at Lip Sync Battle or getting in the groove with Playlist Productions. You can also dice with Lady Luck at the slot machines and gaming tables at Panorama Casino.
Day 1: UK to Los Angeles, California
Fly from your chosen UK airport to Los Angeles and be privately transferred to your hotel in Long Beach for a three night stay.
Day 2 - 3: Long Beach (LA), California
The city and port of Long Beach sits in Southern California. Discover the touch tanks and shark lagoon at the waterfront Aquarium of the Pacific. Stop by the retired ocean liner and museum ship - RMS Queen Mary - moored in Queensway Bay. Admire the modern and contemporary works on display at the Museum of Latin American Art. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along Shoreline Village's boardwalk alongside Shoreline Marina with its trendy shops, family attractions, bars, and eateries. Keep your eyes peeled for gray, fin, humpback, and killer whales on a whale-watching boat tour. Pay a visit to the 19th-century abode home, museum, and gardens at Rancho Los Cerritos. Take a ride out to Knott's Berry Farm for classic theme park rides and their famous fried chicken.
Day 4: Long Beach (LA), California (for embarkation)
After check-out, be privately transferred to the port to board Carnival Panorama for your Mexican Riviera cruise.
Day 6: Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
This resort city is located on the southern tip of Mexico's 800-mile long Baja California peninsula. The city is most famous for its beaches, water sports and nightlife. Visit the popular stone arch of El Arco, a magnificent natural rock formation where the Pacific Ocean meets the Gulf of California. For adrenaline junkies, visit Medano beach and get involved in a wide range of water sports, including jet skiing, snorkelling and parasailing. Lots of restaurants and bars also line the beach so you can enjoy a cocktail while you admire the picturesque view.
Day 7: Mazatlan, Mexico
Step ashore at the Mexican resort town of Mazatlan. Enjoy a stroll along the 21km-long malecon or simply relax for a few hours on one of the adjoining sandy beaches. Meander through Old Mazatlan (Centro Historico) and admire the 19th-century Teatro Angela Peralta and the Basilica of Immaculate Conception or sit and people-watch on the tree-lined Plaza Machado. Climb up to the El Faro lighthouse for amazing panoramic views of the town and beyond, or explore all things beer-related on a tour of the Pacifico Brewery. Get up close to the marine life at Acuario Mazatlan or shop for local handicrafts and souvenirs at Mercado Jose Maria Pino Suarez. If you're feeling adventurous, the offshore waters are perfect for big-game fishing trips or you can whizz through the rainforest canopy on a zip line adventure.
Day 8: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Puerto Vallarta is set on the Pacific coast of Mexico, surrounded by the impressive Sierra Madre Mountains. This picturesque resort is known for its sub-tropical climate, stunning beaches, and vibrant nightlife and restaurant scene. Take a stroll through El Malecon and discover the heart and soul of Puerto Vallarta through the array of stall vendors, street artists and iconic sculptures and statues. Admire Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe church in the town centre or visit one of the ceramic tile factories to watch the traditional Mexican tiles being made. Taste the local drink at a tequila distillery or head to one of the many authentic restaurants to taste traditional cuisine.
Day 11: Long Beach (LA), California to UK
Disembark in Long Beach and be privately transferred back to Los Angeles Airport for your return flight back to the UK.