Friday, 8 August 2014

Oceania Cruises adds `Around the world in 180 days’ voyage for 2016

Sailing to 5 continents, 45 countries and 57 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Oceania Cruises has announced an additional 180-day journey aboard the newly refurbished Insignia, scheduled to depart on January 4th 2016.  Reservations for the new Around the World in 180 Days itinerary are now open.

 Embarking from Miami on January 4th 2016, Insignia will set sail for the Caribbean before continuing on a southern course to South America where the ship will visit ports in Trinidad and Tobago, French Guiana and Brazil.  The ship then heads to Africa where guests will enjoy some of the most incredible scenery the world has to offer in countries such as Angola, Namibia, South Africa and Mozambique.  After travelling around the African continent, Insignia sails for Asia where guests will enjoy two-night stays in Rangoon, Burma (Yangon, Myanmar), and Shanghai, China, as well as visits to a myriad of exotic and alluring locales. Insignia then heads to the South Pacific for a number of stops, including Oceania Cruises’ first call on the Australian port of Cooktown, serving as a gateway for the Great Barrier Reef and the Aboriginal community of Hopevale.  After sailing through Hawaiian waters, Insignia stops in Los Angeles before heading down the west coast, through the Panama Canal and completing the journey in Miami on July 1st.

Around the World in 180 Days voyage has 14 overnight stays and visit a total of 92 ports of call. The full list of overnights includes:
·         Cape Town, South Africa – February 9th -10th Rangoon, Burma (Yangon, Myanmar) – March 8th-10th (Two nights)
·         Singapore, Singapore – March 14th -15th Bangkok, Thailand – March 18th -19th
·         Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam – March 22nd -23rd
·         Hanoi (Ha Long Bay), Vietnam – March 25th – 26th
·         Hong Kong, China – March 28th -29th
·         Xiamen, China – March 30th – 31st
·         Shanghai, China – April 2nd -4th  (Two nights)
·         Beijing (Tianjin), China – April 6th -7th
·         Bali (Benoa), Indonesia – April 26th -27th
·         Sydney, Australia – May 9th -10th

Bookings for the Around the World in 180 Days cruise are now open and guests reserving their suite or stateroom by Oct. 31st 2014, will receive free economy return air fare and early booking savings of up to 71%.   Fares for the Around the World in 180 Days cruise start from £23,819pp.

To receive a brochure or for more information on Oceania Cruises, call 0845 505 1920, visit, or contact your Travel Agent.

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