SANTA CLARITA — Princess Cruises is adding a sixth ship to its Europe 2021 season.
The 670-guest Pacific Princess will kick off the season with a 41-day ‘Mediterranean & Grand Asia Adventure’ from Tokyo to Rome, to reposition the ship for new 12-day Mediterranean voyages between Venice and Rome.
All Pacific Princess Europe 2021 voyages go on sale Dec. 18, 2019.
With the addition of Pacific Princess, six total ships will sail Europe in 2021, including Princess Cruises’ two newest ships, Enchanted Princess and Sky Princess, with voyages to the Mediterranean, British Isles and Scandinavia & Russia. Voyages range from four to 34 days on five MedallionClass ships.
Highlights of Pacific Princess’ 2021 season include:
• 12-day Mediterranean Connoisseur voyages sailing from Rome to Venice with port visits in the Western Mediterranean, including Portofino and Monte Carlo, as well as sailing the Adriatic Sea visiting Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia and an overnight in Venice. These voyages also feature a maiden port call to Giardini Naxos on the island of Sicily.
• 12-day Greek Isles Connoisseur voyages feature the Grecian ports of Athens, Mykonos, Crete and Santorini, as well as the Western Mediterranean including Sorrento for Capri and Pompeii and Catania on the island of Sicily. These cruises also include an overnight in Venice.
• 12-day Mediterranean sailings can be combined for 24-day Grand Mediterranean Connoisseur voyages, which sail roundtrip from Venice or Rome.
• 41-day Mediterranean & Grand Asia Adventure will sail from Tokyo to Rome and includes stops in many countries including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates, Oman and Jordan. This voyage also includes a maiden call to Khasab, Oman.
Princess past guests are eligible for a special promotion when they book early. The promotion includes a US$100-$200/person discount off the public fare, based on itinerary. This can be combined with launch and group promotions, but it does not apply to third or fourth berth guests. Plus, a reduced deposit is available for Captain Circle guests when they book early.