Carnival Valor

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Carnival Valor was built at the fincantieri shipyard in Italy at a cost of $500 million, she is a large ship measuring 952 feet in length, she came into service with carnival in 2004 following a christening ceremony with American TV host Katie Couric acting as godmother.

Carnival Valor is a Conquest Class cruise ship The Carnival Valor's home port is Miami, Florida and has been since its inaugural sailing in 2004. her onboard features include 4 Swimming Pools, 1 with a 214-foot long water slide 15,000-square-foot Health & Fitness Facility, Internet Cafe "Boulevard" of Shops & Boutiques, "Action Alley" - a Recreation Center housing a video arcade Teen Coffee Bar & Dance Club, 3,300-square-foot Children's Play area, Multi-Media Conference Center, Expansive Sports Deck - with Basketball & Volleyball Courts Jogging Track Card Room Game Room.



Onboard Entertainment and Facilities


Pools tick-icon whirlpools tick-icon
Flowrider  Cross-icon  Rock wall  Cross-icon 
Restaurants & Bars  tick-icon  Shops  tick-icon 
Fast Food  tick-icon  Room Service  tick-icon 
Nightclub or Disco  tick-icon  Lounge  tick-icon 
Theater  tick-icon Cafe's  tick-icon
Casino  tick-icon  Piano Bar  tick-icon 
Pursers desk  tick-icon  Excursion desk  tick-icon 
Library  tick-icon  Photo shop  tick-icon 
Card room  tick-icon  Medical room  tick-icon 
Laundry room  tick-icon Sauna/steam room  tick-icon
Gym  tick-icon Childrens activity clubs  tick-icon
Babysitting service  tick-icon Video games room  tick-icon
Sports facilities  tick-icon Outdoor movie theater  tick-icon



Ship Specifications


  • Size: Large
  • Length: 952 feet
  • Beam: 116 feet
  • Speed: 22.5 knots
  • Tonnage: 110,000
  • Decks: 13
  • Crew: 1,150
  • Passengers: 2,974
  • Maiden Voyage: 2004
  • Christened: 17 December 2004
  • Godmother: Katie Couric







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