Ships & Ratings

All ships sailing to the Panama Canal are listed below, by cruise line. For detailed information about a cruise ship or line, click any link. The ship rating is based on a 6-star system, and the key to the ratings follows.

Ship Ratings Key

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Cruise Line Ship Year Built Refurbished Passengers Ship Rating
Azamara Azamara Journey 2000 2016 690
Azamara Pursuit 2001 2018 690
Azamara Quest 2000 2016 690
Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Fantasy 1990 2019 2,056
Carnival Freedom 2007 2019 2,980
Carnival Glory 2003 2017 2,980
Carnival Legend 2002 2018 2,124
Carnival Miracle 2004 2015 2,124
Carnival Pride 2002 2019 2,124
Carnival Radiance 2000 2020 3,873
Carnival Sunrise 1999 2019 3,873
Celebrity Cruises Celebrity Constellation 2002 2017 2,170
Celebrity Millennium 2000 2019 2,170
Celebrity Summit 2001 2019 2,158
Cruise & Maritime Voyages Columbus 1987 2017 1,400
Magellan 1985 2010 1,250
Vasco da Gama 1993 1,576
Crystal Cruises Crystal Endeavor 2020 200
Crystal Serenity 2003 2018 980
Crystal Symphony 1995 2017 848
Cunard Line Queen Victoria 2007 2017 2,014
Disney Cruise Line Disney Wonder 1999 2016 2,700
Holland America Line Amsterdam 2000 2018 1,380
Eurodam 2008 2015 2,104
Oosterdam 2003 2016 1,964
Rotterdam 1997 2017 1,404
Volendam 1999 2014 1,432
Westerdam 2004 2017 1,964
Zaandam 2000 2018 1,432
Zuiderdam 2002 2017 1,964
Hurtigruten Fram 2007 318
MS Roald Amundsen 2018 530
Norwegian Cruise Line Norwegian Bliss 2018 4,004
Norwegian Dawn 2002 2016 2,340
Norwegian Encore 2019 3,998
Norwegian Gem 2007 2015 2,394
Norwegian Joy 2017 2019 3,802
Norwegian Pearl 2006 2017 2,394
Norwegian Star 2001 2018 2,348
Norwegian Sun 2001 2018 1,936
Oceania Cruises Insignia 1998 2018 684
Marina 2011 2016 1,250
Regatta 1998 2014 684
Sirena 1999 2016 684
P&O Cruises Arcadia 2005 2017 2,094
Ventura 2008 2018 3,078
Ponant Le Champlain 2018 184
Le Dumont d'Urville 2019 184
Princess Cruises Caribbean Princess 2004 2017 3,140
Coral Princess 2002 2016 2,000
Emerald Princess 2007 2015 3,080
Island Princess 2003 2017 2,200
Pacific Princess 1999 2019 670
Sea Princess 1998 2017 2,000
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Mariner 2001 2018 700
Seven Seas Navigator 1999 2019 490
Seven Seas Splendor 2020 750
Royal Caribbean International Rhapsody of the Seas 1997 2016 2,435
Serenade of the Seas 2003 2017 2,501
Vision of the Seas 1998 2018 2,435
Seabourn Seabourn Odyssey 2009 450
Seabourn Quest 2011 2018 450
Seabourn Sojourn 2010 2018 450
Seabourn Venture 2021 264
SeaDream Yacht Club SeaDream Innovation 2021 220
Silversea Cruises Silver Explorer 1989 2017 144
Silver Moon 2020 596
Silver Shadow 2000 2017 388
Silver Whisper 2001 2017 388
Star Clippers Royal Clipper 2000 2017 227
Star Flyer 1991 2018 170
Viking Viking Sky 2017 930
Viking Sun 2017 930
Windstar Cruises Star Breeze 1989 2015 212
Star Legend 1992 2015 212
Star Pride 1988 2016 212
Wind Star 1986 2013 148
Wind Surf 1990 2013 310