Carnival Cruises from Port Canaveral (Orlando) offers 3 and 4-night Bahamas cruises year-round. The 3-night Bahamas itinerary departs on Thursdays and visits Nassau (Bahamas) and also includes a "Fun Day" at sea. The ship arrives in Nassau around Noon, stays overnight in the port and departs at 6:00 AM the next morning. Carnival Cruises Port Canaveral 4-night Bahamas itinerary departs on Sundays and visits Freeport (Bahamas), Nassau and also includes a "Fun Day" at sea. The ship arrives in Nassau around 7:30 AM, stays overnight in the port and departs at 6:00 AM the next morning. One day at sea allows you to enjoy the amenities of the ship. Carnival Cruises Port Canaveral Money Saving Tip: Lowest prices on Bahamas cruises from Port Canaveral are in January, February, late-August through early-December. ADVISORY: Most shorter itineraries feature older ships – the 3- and 4-night Bahamas sailings from Port Canaveral are no exception as they sail on the Carnival Sensation which was built in 1993 and had its last refurbishment in 2006. Nothing against older ships, but, just be aware that you are not getting the newest ship in the Carnival fleet.