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Fathom Offers Exclusive Inaugural Season Fares to the Dominican Republic

Carnival Corporation's new social impact brand, Fathom, offers fares starting at $499 to the Dominican Republic

MIAMI, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Fathom, the pioneer in social impact travel and Carnival Corporation's (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) 10th and newest brand, continues to celebrate its inaugural season with special fares to the Dominican Republic. Guests who book social impact cruises to the Dominican Republic aboard Fathom through November 16, 2016 can book fares starting at $499.

Fathom is also welcoming third and fourth passengers with a special rate of 50 percent off double occupancy fares. Families and friends can unite to make a real difference in the world, while in the company of other travelers who share the commitment to creating a meaningful transformation. Together, guests can provide unique impact to projects that focus on improving environmental, educational and economic conditions for the aspirational and hard-working people of the Dominican Republic.

Inaugural season fares are as follows:



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"We want to provide unique ways for our guests to give, learn, grow in spirit, and help build a sense of community that reaches out to the wider world," said Tara Russell, president of Fathom and global impact lead for Carnival Corporation. "Our maiden voyage is behind us, but there is still so much all of us can accomplish together. It is an exciting time for us all, and we look forward to bringing people with a passion for travel and a desire to make a difference in this world to the Dominican Republic so we may keep up the significant impact we have already accomplished."

Fathom's inaugural special fares to the Dominican Republic are available for all stateroom categories. For more information or to book, guests can call 1-855-932-8466 or their travel professionals and reference code "FB1." This offer is also available for online bookings on It is not combinable with other promotions. Gratuities are not included. Taxes, fees and port expenses are also not included, and are currently $208 per person, and are subject to change.

Inaugural season prices for the seven-day trips to the Dominican Republic start at $499 per person, excluding taxes, fees and port expenses and including all meals on the ship, onboard social impact immersion experiences, three on-shore social impact activities and related supplies. To secure a spot on future sailings, a fully refundable $300 per person deposit is required for all cabin categories and occupancy levels. Final payment is due 90 days prior to departure.

Separately, Fathom also offers seven-day itineraries to Cuba starting at $1,899 per person, excluding Cuban visas, taxes, fees and port expenses and including all meals on the ship, lunch during scheduled on-the-ground activities, onboard immersion experiences and certain on-the-ground cultural immersion activities. Prices vary by season. To secure a spot on future sailings, a fully refundable $600 per person deposit is required for all cabin categories and occupancy levels. Final payment is due 90 days prior to departure.

About Fathom Travel to the Dominican Republic
Fathom is a different kind of cruise that combines one's love of travel with the desire to make a difference in the world. Fathom is defining a new category of travel, Social Impact Travel. Part of the Carnival Corporation (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) family, Fathom offers consumers authentic, meaningful travel experiences to enrich the life of the traveler and work alongside locals as they tackle community needs in the Dominican Republic. Fathom is unique in that it leverages Carnival Corporation's expertise and scale for a one-of-a-kind business model to create long-term collaboration with its partner countries, allowing for sustained social impact and lasting development. Fathom will serve the sizable and growing market of potential social impact travel consumers – approximately one million North Americans – in addition to global travelers already pursuing service-oriented travel experiences worldwide.

Sailing aboard the MV Adonia, a 704-passenger vessel redeployed from Carnival Corporation's P&O Cruises (UK), Fathom will engage, mobilize, educate and equip travelers on every Dominican Republic trip allowing for rich personal enrichment and thousands of impact activity days per visit– and tens of thousands of travelers a year to communities of promise, providing unprecedented scale for impact.

About Fathom Travel to Cuba
On May 1, 2016, Fathom became the first cruise company to sail from the U.S. to Cuba in more than 50 years. Fathom's round-trip culturally immersive cruise itinerary initially features experiences in the Cuban port cities of Havana, Cienfuegos, and Santiago de Cuba, providing travelers the opportunity to enjoy a rich and vibrant culture that until now most U.S. travelers have only seen in photographs. Designed for rich immersion and ease of travel, the Fathom Cuban itinerary offers passengers a comfortable cabin including all the amenities of a modern hotel, plus the luxury of having to unpack only once. Every night, Fathom travelers return to the comforts of the MV Adonia, where they can relax knowing that all the details of getting from location to location in Cuba are handled.

For more information about Fathom or to book a voyage, contact your Travel Professional, call Fathom toll-free at 1-855-932-8466 or visit

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