Carnival Revises Splendor Itinerary Due To Propulsion Problems

by Daniel McCarthy
Carnival Revises Splendor Itinerary Due To Propulsion Problems

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Carnival Cruise Line has been forced to cancel scheduled calls by Splendor at St. Thomas and Amber Cove due to ongoing propulsion issues with the ship.

According to a statement by the cruise line, the issues, which first came up last week, are still being worked on by Carnival’s technical team.

This week’s seven-day Caribbean itinerary out of Miami, which departed Sunday, will now include an overnight stay in Nassau and a full day in Freeport instead of the St. Thomas and Amber Cove calls.

Carnival is offering all guests a 50% refund of their cruise fare and a 50% future cruise credit, along with $100 per person in shipboard credits. Guests who wanted to cancel were allowed to do so without penalty.

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