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Embark on a 146-day journey which takes you across five continents with luxury cruise line Seabourn. This is the first World Cruise Seabourn has unveiled in six years, setting sail in January 2020.
Dubbed “Extraordinary Destinations”, your journey will begin in North America and take you around the globe visiting 62 ports of call on five continents and travellers will arrive at their final stop in San Francisco, California, in May.
The cruise will be making stops in 26 countries and major cities which include Cape Town, Durban, Ho Chi Minh and Sydney. Apart from these, you’ll also be visiting lesser-known destinations such as Cape Verde’s Mindelo and Namibia’s coastal town Luderitz.
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Nature lovers should also be thrilled to find out that the cruise will be making stops at Australia’s Hamilton Island. Here, travellers will be able to enjoy pristine beaches and colourful coral reefs. If you’re into diving, the island of Praslin and its gorgeous beaches in the Seychelles will be perfect for you.
Cruise-goers will be able to complete their experience by opting for offshore excursions and extensions to visit a safari in Mombasa and Durban. Other options include snorkelling in the Great Barrier Reef or shopping at regional markets alongside the cruise line’s chefs in Phuket, Cairns or Barbados.
As part of a collaboration with UNESCO tour operators, travellers onboard Seabourn would able to visit locations such as the island of Mozambique to get a glimpse of its fortified city with traditional dwellings and also to the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park to experience one of the most impressive cave systems in the world.
The Extraordinary Destinations cruise will take place aboard the Seabourn Sojourn, which has a maximum capacity of 450 guests. You can sign yourselves up for this world cruise starting from US$66,999 per pax for ocean view suites.