Norwegian Cruise Line has announced more than a year of sailings for 2021 through 2023, with voyages to over 20 new destinations across all seven continents.
The new itineraries include Norwegian Star’s first voyage to Antarctica beginning in 2021, when she sails from Buenos Aires, Argentina for a 14-day journey, visiting five ports of call across Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and the Falkland Islands. Then in March 2022, Norwegian Star will embark on a South America sailing where she will become the first in the fleet to visit Fortaleza and Salvador de Bahia, Brazil, during a 15-day itinerary departing from Rio de Janeiro.
Norwegian Jade will make Norwegian Cruise Line history in its 12-day sailing from Dec. 2021 to Jan. 2022 as the first ship to offer roundtrip cruises from Cape Town, South Africa. The voyages will include visits to Luderitz and Walvis Bay, Namibia; Durban, and will feature overnight calls in Cape Town and Richard’s Bay, South Africa.
In November 2021, Norwegian Sun will make her Asia debut and become the first in the fleet to visit destinations such as Nagoya, Beppu and Himeji Japan; Manila and Coron, Philippines; Kota Kinabalu and Melaka, Malaysia; Muara, Brunei and Kampot, Cambodia.
“The just-announced itineraries for 2021 through 2023 are designed to provide guests with vacations of a lifetime,” said Harry Sommer, Norwegian Cruise Line president and chief executive officer in a press release statement. “At this moment, we are in our respective corners of the world destination daydreaming. We wanted to use this time to provide our loyal guests with the best-of-the-best itineraries. We’ll set sail to more than 20 new incredible destinations including Antarctica, Greenland and South Africa while also sailing to the over 300 destinations our guests have come to love. This time around, we’re giving our guests more time to plan their long-awaited vacations as well as additional extraordinary ports-of-call. We can’t wait for them to experience these vacations of a lifetime.”
Other new destinations featured in the itineraries include Nagoya, Japan; Timaru, New Zealand; Manila, Philippines; Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia; Nuuk, Greenland; Yangon, Myanmar; Maputo, Mozambique; and Kampot, Cambodia.
For a complete list of the new 2021 to 2023 itineraries, visit ncl.com.