Celebrity Cruises Presents "Celebrity's World Tour"
Guest-inspired, modern luxury cruise vacations to all seven continents of the
MIAMI, March 1, 2013
MIAMI, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --World tours aren't limited to rock
stars. Celebrity Cruises today announced the kickoff of "Celebrity's World
Tour 2014-15," the brand's introduction of guest-inspired, destination-rich,
modern luxury vacations to all seven continents of the world.
The collection of itineraries in Celebrity's World Tour will be revealed in
detail as each set opens for bookings over the next four weeks. Today,
Celebrity offered a preview of the type of destination-rich vacations the
brand will offer in each of the seven continents, with more ports of call,
more overnight stays, and the modern luxury style, design, cuisine and
entertainment the brand is known for delivering onboard:
Africa: Celebrity Silhouette's 14-night Holy Land voyage will depart roundtrip
from Rome (Civitavecchia), and will be highlighted by an overnight stay in
Alexandria, Egypt; an overnight stay in Jerusalem (Ashdod), Israel; and visits
to Haifa, Israel; Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey; Athens (Piraeus), Greece;
Catania, Sicily, Italy, and Naples/Capri, Italy.
Antarctica: Exotic 14-night voyages on Celebrity Infinity depart from Buenos
Aires, with visits to Ushuaia and Puerto Madryn, Argentina; Cape Horn, Chile;
Schollart Channel and Dalhan Bay, Paradise Bay, Gerlache Strait, and Elephant
Island, Antarctica; Port Stanley, Falkland Islands, and Montevideo, Uruguay.
Asia: Celebrity Millennium's 14-night itineraries will depart from Singapore,
beginning with an overnight stay in the city, followed by an overnight stay in
Bangkok (Laemchabang), Thailand; Ho Chi Minh City (Phu My), Vietnam;
Hue/Danang (Chan May), Vietnam; an overnight stay in Hanoi (Halong Bay),
Vietnam, concluding in Hong Kong, China, with an overnight stay.
Australia: Celebrity Solstice will present 12-night Australia & New Zealand
vacations beginning with an overnight stay in Sydney, followed by visits to
Melbourne, Australia; Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound, Dusky Sound, Dunedin,
Akaroa, Wellington, Tauranga and Auckland, New Zealand.
Europe: Guests can immerse themselves in an 11-night Mediterranean vacation on
the newest ship in the Celebrity fleet, Celebrity Reflection, departing
roundtrip from Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy, with visits to Santorini, Mykonos
and Athens (Piraeus), Greece, along with Naples/Capri, Italy, Ephesus
(Kusadasi), Turkey, and an overnight stay in Istanbul, Turkey.
North America: Celebrity Solstice will bring Solstice Class style back to
Alaska on 7-night sailings roundtrip from Seattle, Wash., with visits to
Ketchikan, Tracy Arm Fjord, Juneau, Skagway, the stunning Inside Passage of
Alaska, and Victoria, British Columbia.
South America: An overnight stay in Buenos Aires highlights the beginning of a
14-night voyage on Celebrity Infinity, followed by visits to Montevideo and
Punta Del Este, Uruguay; Puerto Madryn and Ushuaia, Argentina; Cape Horn,
Punta Arenas, and Puerto Montt, Chile, in addition to sailing through the
Straits of Magellan and Chilean Fjords, ending in Valparaiso, Chile.
Celebrity's World Tour 2014-15 also includes a collection of elite land-based
adventures available nowhere else. Named "Celebrity Exclusives," the
collection will feature personalized experiences for individuals or small
parties no larger than 15 guests. A sampling of Celebrity Exclusives include:
A VIP hospitality package at the 2014 British Open Golf Tournament; an
overnight journey to Moscow by high-speed train; roaming the hills of Rome in
a Ferrari; enjoying the best of Mykonos on a private yacht; or catamaran
sailing in the Finnish archipelago.
To further enhance guests' destination experience, every Celebrity ship in
2014 will offer the services of a Destination Concierge, whose in-depth
knowledge of the ports of call on every itinerary will allow the expert to
guide Celebrity's guests through every aspect of their adventures on land,
including Celebrity Exclusives, or to create special excursions tailored
precisely for individual guests' preferences.
Celebrity will reveal full details of the breadth of itineraries and
land-based adventures within Celebrity's World Tour as each collection of
itineraries opens for bookings this month.
With Celebrity's World Tour, Celebrity's valued Captain's Club members receive
"Priority Access" with the opportunity to be first to book the new sailings
with exclusive offers. The first in the portfolio – Celebrity's 2014 Bermuda,
as well as Canada & New England – is now open to loyalty members.
About Celebrity Cruises:
Celebrity Cruises' iconic "X" is the mark of modern luxury, with its cool,
contemporary design and warm spaces; dining experiences where the design of
the venues is as important as the cuisine; and the amazing service that only
Celebrity can provide, all created to provide an unmatchable experience for
vacationers' precious time. In addition to offering vacations visiting all
continents, Celebrity also presents immersive cruisetour experiences in
Alaska, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Europe and South America. One of the
fastest-growing major cruise lines, with a fleet of 11 ships, Celebrity is one
of five cruise brands operated by global cruise vacation company Royal
Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL). For more information, dial
1-800-437-3111, visit www.celebritycruises.com, or call your travel agent.
SOURCE Celebrity Cruises
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