Cruises from Jacksonville, Florida.
Cruises from Jacksonville offer the perfect blend of beachfront and urban exploration. Jacksonville is a gateway to the islands of the Bahamas but you’ll also have 20 miles of sandy beach life and endless acres of wildlife parks to enjoy before you board your Carnival cruise from Jacksonville. These cruises are available all year long, making for a convenient way to get away on a fun vacation, especially for those that live within driving distance of Jacksonville.
Jacksonville Tourist Attractions
Jacksonville is a seaport and a large city in northeastern Florida where the St. John’s River meets the Atlantic Ocean, with many museums and cultural offerings. Jacksonville, or “Jax” as it’s known by the locals, is a beautiful urban atmosphere complete with an abundance of nature and wildlife preserves. You can spend a lot of time outdoors in Jacksonville. Swimming and surfing are popular at nearby barrier island beaches such as Jacksonville Beach and Neptune Beach. The Jacksonville beaches could rival those of any tropical destination with soft white beaches and warm blue water. Championship golf courses in the area include Ponte Vedra Beach’s TPC Sawgrass, headquarters of the PGA Tour.
Get the best of a laid-back beach town and a buzzing city when you book a Carnival cruise from the beautiful port of Jacksonville, Florida. Carnival Elation is a Fantasy-class cruise ship with plenty of spots for a drink, from the laid back Gatsby’s bar to the jumping Jekyll and Hyde Dance Club to the always-swinging Duke’s Piano Bar.