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Norfolk, VA

Norfolk, Virginia is a beautiful city, located at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. Norfolk is home to the world's largest Naval Station, as well as beautiful gardens, great restaurants, wonderful museums and historic memorials. Norfolk is the cultural, financial and entertainment center of the Virginia waterfront. When available, a cruise from Norfolk is a great option, especially for those that live within driving distance of the port.

Cruises are offered that either depart from or visit Norfolk. Several cruise lines offer cruises that include Norfolk as a destination port, but all of the current cruises departing from Norfolk are offered by Carnival Cruise Line. By far, the majority of such cruises are Caribbean cruises, but a few other destinations are available every now and then.

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Destinations for Cruises from Norfolk, VA

The following cruise destinations can be visited on a cruise from Norfolk, VA. Select a destination to view the upcoming cruises that are available:

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Cruise Lines with Cruises from Norfolk, VA

The following cruise lines feature cruises leaving from Norfolk, VA. Select a cruise line to view upcoming cruises that they're offering from Norfolk, VA:

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Mainstream Cruise Lines

Value is a key feature of these popular cruise lines, as they offer lots of activities, entertainment and dining options, along with a variety of stateroom types. Some of the cruise lines in this category have ships with unique innovations like water slides, rock-climbing walls, ice-skating rinks, surfing simulators, bowling alleys, and boardwalks.

Their ships are usually anywhere from mid-sized to very large "mega" ships, accommodating thousands of guests. These ships give the feel of being in a large resort.

Mainstream cruise lines are a great option for just about everyone (including multi-generation families, and first-time cruisers), and typically have great youth programs.

During the cruise, entertainment may include Broadway productions, Vegas-style shows, comedians, and music. Some of these lines have select formal nights during the cruise. Specialty restaurants are becoming more and more common (some which have a cover charge for this type enhanced dining experience). Buffets are usually available throughout the day, besides room service, and the main dining room(s).

Carnival Cruise Line
  • Mainstream Cruise Line
  • Ships: 30 (2,052 - 5,374 Guests)
  • Budget Friendly
  • Great Youth Program
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Things to do near Norfolk, VA

These are just a few of the more popular tourist attractions in Norfolk, along with a brief description:

♦ Norfolk Botanical Garden

These beautiful gardens (and the educational programs that take place at them) are one of the most popular tourist attractions in Norfolk (with around 250,000 visitors annually). It is a great place to check out before or after a cruise from Norfolk, and happens to be a Virginia Historic Landmark. Tours are available in a variety of fashions: walking tours, tram tours and boat tours. There is a nominal per person fee to get into this venue (although members get in for free), and the hours of operation vary by season.

♦ Chrysler Museum of Art

Home to a wonderful collection of art, general admission is free to this museum. There are over 40,000 items on display (spanning nearly 5,000 years of history), including a world-renowned glass collection and Art Nouveau furniture.

♦ U.S.S. Wisconsin

History enthusiasts may want to visit this venue before or after their cruise from Norfolk. Admission to the Battleship Wisconsin is free to all visitors, as is admission to the Hampton Roads Naval Museum (who co-operates the vessel). While touring this historic vessel you'll have the opportunity to learn all about the ship and its three tours of duty in the United States Navy, and view various artifacts from the men who once served on it. Some interior sections of the ship are closed off to visitors, due to the ship's status within the Navy's Inactive Fleet.

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