Seabourn has unveiled its 2022/2023 cruise schedule, with bookings now open for new sailings throughout the Caribbean, Panama Canal, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the Indian Ocean.
The program includes Seabourn Sojourn and Seabourn Ovation sailing to the Caribbean, Seabourn Encore travelling into Southeast Asia from the Mediterranean and the Middle East, Seabourn Quest transiting the Panama Canal to explore the western coasts of Central America, and Seabourn Odyssey visiting Australia, New Zealand, and countries across the Pacific Rim.
“Our guests have asked us to release Seabourn itineraries earlier and earlier to plan future travel. We are excited to have our 2022 and 2023 cruise offerings for guests to book and experience ‘the Seabourn Difference’ from the Caribbean to the Panama Canal and Australia to Asia,” said Josh Leibowitz, President of Seabourn.
Seabourn Odyssey will sail the coasts of Australia and New Zealand from December 2022 to March 2023, with five 16-day voyages between Sydney and Auckland.
Those sailings will explore destinations including Fjordland National Park, Oban, Nelson and Kaikoura on New Zealand’s South Island.
Seabourn will also offer a one-off 14-day New Zealand Yacht Harbors voyage focused on yacht harbours such as Timaru, Lyttelton (Christchurch), and New Plymouth.
A 16-day Queensland Coast & Orchard Isles voyage is also available that will head north towards Indonesia. It includes calls at Moreton Bay, Airlie Beach, Townsville, Cairns and Darwin in Australia, and Dili, Komodo Island, Lemblar in Indonesia, and is priced from AU$10,499 per person twin share.
Guests have the option of tacking on a pre- or post-cruise 8-day Red Centre & Great Barrier Reef package that includes two nights at The Langham, Sydney, two nights at Sails in the Desert Resort and three nights at Thala Beach Nature Reserve.
Close to home options
Regional sailings will also be available at the start of 2023 in Asia aboard Seabourn Odyssey, with voyages through Indonesia, the Philippines, China, Japan and Taiwan, ranging from 14 to 35 days duration.
The 14-day Gems of Indonesia & South China Sea from Bali to Hong Kong will provide an in-depth exploration of Indonesia and the Philippines, while the 14-day China & Gems of Japan from Hong Kong to Kobe will feature an overnight in Shanghai, calls in Japan and Taiwan, and a highlight visit to Okinawa.
Seabourn Encore will explore a different side of Asia, spending December 2022 to April 2023 travelling from Athens to Hong Kong. Offerings en route will include a 17-day Holy Land & Arabian Gems cruise from Athens to Dubai with highlight stops including Petra, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Muscat; and a 16-day Pearls of Arabia & India, from Dubai to Singapore, including an overnight stay in Mumbai.
The ship will then offer the line’s perennially popular 14-day Vietnam, Thailand & Cambodia voyages between Singapore and Hong Kong, which will alternate with a 16-day voyage visiting the Philippines, China and Malaysia.
An “Early Bonus Savings” offers guests who book select 2022-2023 sailings and pay in full by 30 June 2021 with an additional 10% savings off the base cruise fare. Early Bonus Savings can also be combined with other promotions, such as Seabourn Club Savings, which provides an extra 5 percent savings to Seabourn Club Members on select voyages.
Full details, departures and prices at seabourn.com.
Lead image: Kaikoura, New Zealand | credit: Helen Stegney/Unsplash