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 Club Cruises Azamara Journey 2000 2016 690
Azamara Pursuit 2001 2018 690
Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Fantasy 1990 2016 2,056
Carnival Freedom 2007 2014 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 Sunrise 1999 2019 3,873
Celebrity Cruises Celebrity Infinity 2001 2018 2,170
Celebrity Summit 2001 2016 2,158
Cruise & Maritime Voyages Columbus 1987 2017 1,400
Vasco da Gama 1993 1,576
Crystal Cruises Crystal Serenity 2003 2018 980
Crystal Symphony 1995 2017 848
Cunard Line Queen Elizabeth 2010 2016 2,116
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
Nieuw Amsterdam 2010 2017 2,106
Oosterdam 2003 2016 1,964
Rotterdam 1997 2017 1,404
Volendam 1999 2014 1,432
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 Jade 2006 2017 2,402
Norwegian Joy 2017 2019 3,802
Norwegian Pearl 2006 2017 2,394
Norwegian Star 2001 2018 2,348
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 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 2017 670
Sea Princess 1998 2017 2,000
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Mariner 2001 2018 700
Seven Seas Navigator 1999 2016 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 Quest 2011 2018 450
Seabourn Sojourn 2010 2018 450
Silversea Cruises Silver Cloud 1994 2017 254
Silver Explorer 1989 2017 144
Silver Shadow 2000 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