Celebrity Announces Asia, Australia and New Zealand Cruises 2017-2018

By ,   December 19, 2015 ,   Cruise Industry

Celebrity Cruises announced the last of its 2017-2018 itineraries in Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The members of Captain's Club have priority access for bookings, with itineraries that opened to the general public on December 18.

Celebrity Constellation and Celebrity Millennium will offer Asia cruises in 2017 and 2018. Celebrity Cruises ups India sailings to 8, which is the most in the history of the brand. The season in the region features a 15-night “Best of India & Sri Lanka” sailing along the ancient Spice Route. This once-in-a-lifetime tour to Taj Majal traces the origins of tea in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Another option is to relax on the beaches of Goa, India. The line will also continue to sail from Abu Dhabi, UAE.

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New to the Signature Event Sailings of the brand is the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival in Taipei, Taiwan. It is available over the Chinese New Year on a cruise onboard Celebrity Millennium.

Celebrity has added new destinations to the 2017-2018 season, such as Hiroshima, Japan with a visit to Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, and Aomori, Japan - home of Hirosaki Castle, built in 1611.

Celebrity Solstice will also offer western and southern Australia cruises in 2017-2018, visiting ports of call like Adelaide and Perth, as well as an added opportunity to sail from Sydney to the Great Barrier Reef. The Solstice will also continue to cross the Pacific Ocean on cruises to Hawaii and the South Pacific.