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MIAMI – Nov. 29, 2016 – Celebrity Cruises continues to open up the world, offering sailings to some of the most dynamic ports of call from around the globe, highlighting new destinations and the hottest events by unveiling its ultimate 2018-2019 season. The modern luxury brand is revealing many Celebrity firsts for guests to choose from, among 282 destinations in 77 countries across all seven continents that include new ports of call, 188 exciting overnights in 41 cities and 28 double overnight stays in seven different ports. This is the Celebrity Distinction.
Today, Celebrity has revealed the first of its 2018-2019 itineraries, starting with new European and Alaskan itineraries, the first to open for sale. Valued Captain’s Club members have early priority access to begin planning their ultimate vacation, two days before the 2018-2019 sailings open to the public on Thursday, December 1, 2016. More destinations will be unveiled over the coming month.
Collectively, the new European itineraries represent one of Celebrity’s richest seasons, featuring 51 overnights in 15 vibrant cities and 2 double overnight stays in Europe.
Signature Event Sailings in Europe
Celebrity Silhouette’s newest Signature Event Sailing to the 2018 world soccer tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia, will have guests on the edge of their seats. With a double overnight in the city, travelers and sport lovers alike will have the opportunity to attend both the third place game in St. Petersburg, and the thrilling final match in Moscow via an overland tour.
In addition, the modern luxury cruise line will continue to offer opportunities to visit destinations during global events through its popular Signature Event Sailings, including sailings to The French Open, The British Open, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and the Cannes Film Festival.
Onboard, Celebrity brings Alaska to life, offering authentic food sourced from each port to local performers who introduce guests to the area’s unique culture.
To celebrate the brand’s rich lineup of cruises, Celebrity will continue to offer the popular “Go Big, Go Better, Go Best!” promotion for nearly all of the brand’s 2018-2019 sailings. Guests who book an oceanview or higher stateroom and “Go Big” can enjoy a free perk from the choice of Classic Beverage Packages, unlimited internet packages, gratuities or $150 to spend onboard. Vacationers can even choose to upgrade and “Go Better” to get their choice of two perks, or “Go Best” and get all four perks, plus a premium beverage package upgrade. Any guests who book Suite accommodations will be given all four perks ("Go Best") for free. Full details about this offer are available at celebritycruises.com/gobigbetterbest.
Celebrity will continue to reveal more of its robust 2018-2019 cruise vacation lineup in the upcoming weeks. To learn more and book, guests can contact Celebrity at 1-800-CELEBRITY or call their travel agent. Information soon will be available online at celebritycruises.com/sailbeyondborders2018-19.
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. Celebrity Cruises' 12 ships offer modern luxury vacations visiting all seven continents. Celebrity also presents incredible cruise tour experiences in Alaska and Canada. Celebrity is one of six cruise brands operated by global cruise vacation company Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL). For more information, dial 1-800-437-3111, visit www.celebritycruises.com, or call your travel agent.