Regent Seven Seas Cruises has opened reservations for its newest Navigate the World – Elements of the Pacific voyage. Embarking in January 2022, the 120-night roundtrip cruise from San Francisco will circumnavigate the Pacific Rim aboard Seven Seas Mariner, visiting 59 ports in 17 countries on three continents and featuring 18 overnight stays.
The sailing will be Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ first world cruise to the Pacific Rim since 2009, reflecting the increased interest in Asia Pacific itineraries.
The cruise will visit Hawaii, French Polynesia, Samoa, Fiji, Vanuatu, New Zealand, Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, China, Japan and Canada.
‘Elements of the Pacific’ is Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ first world cruise to Asia-Pacific since 2009 and reflects luxury travellers’ increasing interest in experiencing Asian-Pacific destinations.
“Our 2022 world-cruise itinerary, tours and events present an unrivalled experience to the growing number of luxury travellers craving to visit stunning and culturally enriching Asian Pacific destinations,” said Jason Montague, President and Chief Executive Officer of Regent Seven Seas Cruises. “There is no better way to traverse this wondrous part of our world than in the company of like-minded friends in the care of the best staff and crew on the ocean.”
Among the cruise’s highlights will be the chance to explore 43 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including
- Taputapuātea from Raiatea, French Polynesia
- Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens from Melbourne, Australia
- Wet Tropics of Queensland from Cairns, Australia
- Borobudur Temple Compounds from Semarang (Java), Indonesia
- Historic City of Ayutthaya from Bangkok (Laem Chabang), Thailand
- Classical Gardens of Suzhou from Shanghai, China
- Himeji Castle from Kyoto (Kobe), Japan
- Volcanoes of Kamchatka from Petropavlovsk, Russia
A selection of exclusive shoreside excursions will also be on offer, such as the following:
- A Classical Rendezvous in Sydney. Sydney, Australia — 22 February 2022
- Candles, Cuisine & Caves in Ha Long Bay. Hanoi (Ha Long Bay), Vietnam — 27 March 2022
- Japanese Ceremony, Art & Cuisine in Tokyo: Tokyo, Japan — 14 April 2022
The 18 overnight stays on the 28,000-nautical-mile voyage include: Honolulu, Hawaii; Papeete (Tahiti), French Polynesia; Auckland, New Zealand; Sydney and Brisbane, Australia; Bali (Benoa), Indonesia; Singapore; Bangkok (Laem Chabang), Thailand; Ho Chi Minh City, Hu/Da Nang (Chan May) and Hanoi (Ha Long Bay), Vietnam; Hong Kong, Xiamen and Shanghai, China; Kyoto (Kobe) and Tokyo, Japan; Vancouver, Canada and San Francisco, California.
Optional Overland Programs will also be available to explore Rotorua, New Zealand; Angkor Wat, Cambodia and The Great Wall & Terracotta Warriors.
All-inclusive fares start at AU$88,740 per guest, with all luxuries included. The expedition will begin with a pre-cruise gala event in San Francisco and includes a broad collection of luxurious, bespoke amenities, such as unlimited valet laundry, US$450 shipboard credit per person, onboard medical services, 300 unlimited shore excursions, three exclusive shoreside experiences in Sydney, Australia; Ha Long Bay, Vietnam; and Tokyo, Japan and more.
For more information on the program, click here.
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