Come back new®
There are many to ways travel, but no one helps you truly discover the world’s great destinations, its best-kept secrets, and the soul of its people, like Princess Cruises®. And that can mean the difference between a vacation and a life-changing experience.
Princess has been sailing around the globe since 1965, taking millions of guests on life transforming journeys on board a fleet of 18 magnificent ships to over 380 destinations. Onboard, you’ll be immersed in the culture, colors and flavors of the places you’ll visit, with authentic folkloric shows, regional cuisine and enlightening presentations by local experts. On shore, Princess introduces the bucket-list sights travelers want to see most – as well as hidden jewels not found in travel books – with our award-winning Discovery™ and Animal Planet™ Exclusive shore excursions.
Enjoy an array of signature features throughout their cruise, including dining options that include inspired dishes from an array award-winning chefs like restauranteur, author and TV celebrity Curtis Stone. There are dazzling live musicals from Broadway legend Stephen Schwartz, Movies Under the Stars – a Princess Original – as well as a new twist on the TV signing competition with The Voice of the Ocean.
As to rejuvenate body and mind, there is the Lotus Spa®, named Best Spa Facilities by Porthole Magazine, and a tranquil retreat reserved just for adults in the top-deck Sanctuary. And when the night ends, you’ll be treated to the ultimate night of sleep with the Princess Luxury Bed – awarded Best Cruise Ship Bed by Cruise Critic.
Discover why Princess has been awarded “Best Cruise Itineraries” 12-times by Recommend Magazine and see the world in a whole new way – and come back new®
What Sets Princess Apart
Immersive Exploration - Being chosen as the "Best Cruise Line Itineraries" by Cruise Critic and awarded "Best Cruise Ship Excursions" by Global Traveler Magazine is the result of Princess’ dedication to immersion and exploration. With its Local Connections program, Princess partners with local experts in to create shore excursions that give the feel and flavor travelers’ desire from a cruise. Princess teamed with Discovery™ to create Discovery at SEA program, offering guests an array of fascinating onboard programs for the whole family based on hit programs like Deadliest Catch, Shark Week and Gold Rush. Princess also crafts their itineraries to offer more time in port with More Ashore late night (9 pm or later) and overnight stays in every region, allowing guests to see the sights during the day and experience the nightlife.
Fresh Cuisine - Food is intertwined with travel. From discovering the unique flavors of a new city to watching a dish come together, some of the best memories revolve around food. That is why Princess has partnered with world- chefs like Curtis Stone, Ernesto Uchimura, Angelo Auriana, Richard Chen, Emmanuel Renaut and master chocolatier Norman Love to bring unique and authentic dining experience onboard in our main dining rooms and in our specialty restaurants. Fresh regional cuisine made from scratch and culinary tours in every region, we feed both your body and sense of wonder. Whether it's a trip to Ben Thanh market in Ho Chi Minh City to gather ingredients for a Vietnamese cooking class or a decadent six-course dinner on board at SHARE, you will make memories that last a lifetime.
Rejuvenation - A cruise isn't just adventure after adventure from dawn ‘til dusk. With cruising, your resort travels with you and offers a blend of excitement and rejuvenation impossible elsewhere. CNBC ranked Princess the "#1 Cruise Line for Relaxation" in 2018, and you will understand why with amenities like The Sanctuary, a retreat for adults that offers al fresco massages, refreshing beverages and Serenity Stewards to attend to you needs. If deeper relaxation is needed, guests can indulge in the award-winning Lotus Spa® with a hot stone massage, aromatherapy sauna or detoxifying facial. When the day is done, guests retire to the Princess Luxury Bed, designed in partnership with sleep expert Dr. Michael Breus to provide the ultimate night's rest.
Engaging Entertainment - Many potential cruisers worry that days at sea will be boring with nothing to do or see. We love the moment on board when they discover that each ship is filled with engaging, exciting and varied entertainment that would take many cruises to see. Through Festivals of the World, guests celebrate the food, culture and music of the region they sail, while onboard programs like Rhythm of the Caribbean, Aloha Spirit and North to Alaska fully immerse them in local life. We have also teamed up with Oscar®, Grammy® and Tony® award-winning composer Stephen Schwartz to bring Broadway-quality stage shows aboard. Topping it all off your can experience the excitement of being on the hit show The Voice from the comfort of their voyage with The Voice of the Ocean, a floating singing competition just like the one on television.
Princess at a Glance
- 18 ships across the fleet that serve over 1.8 million passengers yearly.
- Over 380 destinations across more than 100 countries on 7 continents.
- Over 170 unique itineraries ranging from one day to 111 days.
- More than 500 More Ashore late night calls across 98 ports and 70 overnight calls across 16 ports.
- Access to over 100 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.