Go Back   Cruise Reviews Forums > Cruise Lines > Carnival Cruise Line
Register Forgot Password?
New! Use your Facebook, Google, AIM & Yahoo accounts to securely log into this site, click logo to login  

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 02-24-2007, 11:56 AM
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Kansas City, MO
Posts: 73
Are there such things as Ship Tours? We'll be sailing the Glory in July and it's our first cruise ever. We wondered if you can tour the Bridge, Gally or other areas of the ship that are usually off limits.....
Glory 07/21/07
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02-24-2007, 12:10 PM
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: New York
Posts: 1,790
They offer galley tours. It will be listed in your Carnival Caper as to day and time. Our maitre 'd also gave us a heads-up at dinner. Sorry, I do not know about the bridge.
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 02-24-2007, 01:33 PM
wienergirls's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Menifee, california
Posts: 67
a few years back on the Holiday I remember a bridge tour, i was sorry I missed it.
Free Cruise Tickers
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 02-24-2007, 01:49 PM
Larry in Miami's Avatar  
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 1,137
I have not seen a bridge tour offered. They usually have a bridge/engine room tour running on one of the TV channels though.
Photo Website: www.larrysphotos.net
YouTube Channel: VideoOnTheWeb
Ecstasy September 12, 2014
Conquest November 16, 2014
Ecstasy January 23, 2015

Past Cruises:
43 and Counting......
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 02-24-2007, 05:32 PM
f-mattox's Avatar  
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Costa Mesa, California
Posts: 4,740
Galley tours are very common. Bridge tours are by special invitation only. Engine room tours are unheard of anymore.
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 02-25-2007, 03:32 AM
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Posts: 11,612
The Galley tour is fun and amazing. I don't recall the Bridge tour being offered for awhile. The last time they offered it I did it and was really interesting to see all it takes to navigate and monitor things.

Either I have just not noticed the Bridge tour or they stopped it for security? Excellent question.
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 02-25-2007, 06:16 AM
PC GUY's Avatar  
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 356
Just like visiting the flight deck of an aircraft in flight, visiting the bridge and engine room is probably no longer allowed in the post 9/11 world.
Closed Thread

bridge, carnival, fascination, tours

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking for recommended off ship tours in eastern caribbean Dave G Princess Cruises 12 07-10-2010 03:18 PM
cruise ship tours Emily8 Carnival Cruise Line 5 08-05-2007 12:06 PM
Ship Tours Smittytex Holland America Line 6 10-20-2006 02:08 PM
Baja Mexico: Ship-sponsored vs. local tours? JDSLEE Ports of Call Chat 1 08-13-2005 05:40 PM
Ship Tours in Bermuda on Pride? jmmlumina Carnival Cruise Line 1 05-24-2003 03:47 PM

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:07 AM.

Contact Us - Terms of Use - Cruise Reviews Home - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2