Cuba cruises will continue out of Port Tampa Bay in 2018.
Royal Caribbean's ship Empress of the Seas launched its Tampa to Havana voyages on April 20 and will offer them again again May through November 2018.
The itineraries are for either four- or five-night cruises and can include stops in Tampa, Key West, Cozumel and Havana.
The Empress of the Seas, which can carry 1,840 passengers, is now sailing to Havana through November as part of its 2017 schedule.
Carnival starts its own Tampa to Cuba itinerary on June 29.