Princess Cruises announced the addition of the 670-passenger Pacific Princess to the 2021 season in Europe. The ship will sail for a total of 41 days from Tokyo to Civitavecchia-Rome in May, to commence a season of new 12-day Mediterranean cruises, sailing between Venice and Rome, Italy.
Highlights of the May-October 2021 cruise season include:
- 12-day Mediterranean Connoisseur sailings from Rome to Venice with port calls in the Western Mediterranean, including Monte Carlo and Portofino, as well as sailing the Adriatic Sea calling in Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia as well as an overnight in Venice. The voyages also include a maiden port call to Giardini Naxos on Sicily island.
- 12-day Greek Isles Connoisseur cruises feature the Grecian ports of Mykonos, Crete, Santorini,Piraeus-Athens, as well as the Western Mediterranean including Sorrento and Catania. These voyages also include an overnight stay in Venice.
- 12-day Mediterranean cruises can be combined for 24-day Grand Mediterranean Connoisseur sailings, which sail roundtrip from Rome or Venice.
- 41-day Mediterranean & Grand Asia Adventure is scheduled to sail from Tokyo to Rome and includes calls in many countries such as Hong Kong, Jordan, Oman, Vietnam, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, Sri Lanka, and the United Arab Emirates. This trip also includes a maiden call to Khasab, popular for its desert fjords.
All Pacific Princess Europe 2021 cruises go on sale on Wednesday, December 18.
With the addition of Pacific Princess, a total of six ships now offer the best of Europe, including the two newest fleetmates Enchanted Princess and Sky Princess, with sailings to the Mediterranean, British Isles, Scandinavia, and Russia.