Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest leisure travel company, provides travelers around the globe with extraordinary vacations at an exceptional value.
The company’s portfolio of global cruise line brands includes Carnival Cruise Line, Fathom, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises and Seabourn in North America; P&O Cruises (UK) and Cunard in Southampton, England; AIDA Cruises (Germany); Costa Cruises (Italy); and P&O Cruises (Australia). Additionally, Carnival Corporation owns a tour company that complements its cruise operations: Holland America Princess Alaska Tours in Alaska and the Yukon.
Together, these brands comprise the world’s largest cruise company with a fleet of 102 ships visiting more than 700 ports around the world. A total of 19 new ships are scheduled to be delivered to Carnival Corporation between 2017 and 2022.
Carnival Corporation employs over 120,000 people worldwide and its 10 cruise line brands attract nearly 12 million guests annually, which is about 50 percent of the global cruise market. Combining more than 200,000 daily cruise guests and 77,000 shipboard employees, more than 277,000 people are sailing aboard the Carnival Corporation fleet every single day, totaling about 80 million passenger cruise days a year.
Carnival Corporation’s 10 leading brands offer a wide range of vacation experiences for millions of guests with varied leisure-time preferences from multiple backgrounds, cultures and languages. The company’s broad product offerings appeal to travelers of all kinds with many preferences, and consistently provide extraordinary vacation experiences at an outstanding value, especially when compared to similar land-based vacation options.