On July 2, 2009, Carnival Elation, currently sailing on 3 and 4-Night trips to Ensenada, Mexico and Catalina Island out of San Diego, will be adding Cabo san Lucas to the itinerary. Cabo will be featured on a modified 4-Night and brand new 5-Night trips. Here is what the new itineraries look like:

  5-Night 4-Night 5-Night
sat San Diego, California    
sun Sea    
mon Cabo San Lucas    
tue Cabo San Lucas    
wed Sea    
thu San Diego, California San Diego, California  
fri   Sea  
sat   Cabo San Lucas  
sun   Sea  
mon   San Diego, California San Diego, California
tue     Ensenada
wed     Sea
thu     Cabo San Lucas
fri     Sea
sat     San Diego, California

NOTE: notice the overnight stay in Cabo

UPDATE 2:52 PM These two bits from Carnival:

“On its new schedule, Carnival Elation will operate a year-round series of four- and five-day cruises for a two-week period followed by another two weeks of three- and four-day Baja departures. ”

“The Carnival Elation’s three- and four-day cruises which currently depart on Thursdays and Sundays, respectively, will be changed to Fridays (three-day cruises) and Mondays (four-day cruises) starting with the July 20, 2009, four-day departure.”