The Conquest-class ship, Carnival Liberty, joined the Carnival Cruise Line fleet in July 2005 and underwent a $500 million facelift in 2011. Her thirteen passenger decks are lined with luxury staterooms, more than 20 restaurant and bar options, and a vibrant entertainment scene. Feeling active? Play a round of mini golf or whizz down the Twister Waterslide. Looking to relax? Enjoy a pampering massage in Spa Carnival, or chill out in the adult-only Serenity retreat. What about the kids? Discover fun times for all ages in Camp Ocean and Circle C. On top of this, the ship docks in some amazing ports of call; opening up a variety of sightseeing and adventures ashore.
The restaurants and eateries aboard Carnival Liberty offer an eclectic blend of flavours and dining styles. Savour a multi-course menu of international delights in the sophisticated Golden Olympian and Silver Olympian Dining Rooms. Emile's Lido Restaurant presents casual dining options including Chef's Choice, Mongolian Wok, Salad Bar and Carnival Deli, alongside a 24-hour pizza station and soft-serve and frozen yoghurt bar. Guy's Burger Joint is the place for authentic, American-style burgers or sample gourmet taster dishes in Taste Bar. Tuck into spicy Mexican tacos and burritos at BlueIguana Cantina or feast on premium steaks served fresh from the grill in Diamonds Steakhouse.
The mix of bars and lounges on Carnival Liberty offers something for your every mood. Sip freshly-brewed speciality coffees in the Jardin Cafe or people-watch over a gin and tonic in Flowers Lobby & Bar. The intimate Cabinet Bar is the perfect spot to relax and chat with friends or join in with a sing-along at the Piano Man Bar. Savour exotic tequila-based cocktails in BlueIguana Tequila Bar, rum-based drinks in RedFrog Rum Bar, and freshly-mixed cocktails at Alchemy Bar. Watch big-screen live sports over a glass of beer in Skybox Sports Bar. Cherry on Top combines a mouth-watering sweet shop with an ice cream bar.
The evening scene on Carnival Liberty offers something for everyone. Take your seat in the three-deck high Venetian Palace Main Show Lounge for Broadway-style shows, live music, and cabaret acts. The Stage Lounge and Victoria Lounge both offer live entertainment, vocalists, comedians, and bands. Seaside Theatre hosts a massive outdoor screen showing music videos by day and film shows and concerts after dark. Dance the night away at the Hot & Cool Disco or risk a few cents on the slot machines and gaming tables in Czar's Palace Casino.
Day 1: UK to Orlando, Florida
Fly from your chosen UK airport to Orlando and transfer to the four-star Radisson Resort Orlando Celebration^ for your six-night pre-stay.
Days 2 - 6: Orlando, Florida
Spend five fun-filled days exploring the sights and sounds of Orlando. Orlando's famous theme parks - Universal Studios, Walt Disney World Resort, Epcot, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and SeaWorld Orlando — are all within easy reach. You can float high above the clouds in a hot-air balloon, splash around at water parks, fly around the water on a thrilling airboat ride, and visit the alligators at Gatorland.
Orlando is also a shopper's paradise with many of Central Florida's best malls and factory outlets just minutes away. The golden sands of Daytona Beach and Clearwater Beach are also just a couple of hours away. Why not get up close to the rockets at Kennedy Space Center or watch stock cars race around the track at Daytona International Speedway? Experience an exhilarating ride over land and sea at Central Florida Everglades; keeping your eyes peeled for indigenous birds and wildlife en route.
Day 7: Orlando, Florida
After check-out, be privately transferred to Port Canaveral for embarkation on Carnival Liberty.
Day 8: Nassau, the Bahamas
This morning, Carnival Liberty docks close to the Bahamian capital of Nassau. Admire the pastel-coloured buildings as you meander through Nassau's 18th-century colonial streets. Absorb the views from the top of Queen's Staircase, before shopping for handmade straw baskets and Junkanoo crafts at market stalls. Spend a few hours sunbathing on the pink sands of Cable Beach or get up close to nature at Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Centre. Travel over to Paradise Island for fun on the water slides and rides at Atlantis Aquaventure Water Park. Swim with friendly dolphins at Balmoral Island or set sail on a catamaran for an offshore snorkelling adventure.
Day 9: Princess Cays, the Bahamas
The resort of Princess Cays is located at the southern end of the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas and is privately owned by Princess Cruises. Set across 40 acres you'll find 2.5km of white sandy beaches for a few hours' sunbathing and there are private cabanas available to rent on a quiet section of beach. The adjoining waters are perfect for snorkelling, kayaking and sailing and the dedicated Pelicans' Perch play area offers hours of fun for the children. The three beach bars serve up tropical cocktails and live music and you can tuck into an authentic Bahamian barbecue on the beach. Shop for traditional souvenirs at the Tropical Treasure and Bahama Treasure boutiques. Venture further afield and discover Rock Sound blow hole and the picturesque fishing village of Tarpum Bay.
Day 11: Orlando, Florida
Disembark at Port Canaveral and be privately transferred to the airport for your flight back to the UK.