9, 2017 - Seabourn, the world's finest ultra-luxury cruise
line, is offering new Extended Explorations voyages aboard Seabourn Sojourn during its fall 2018 and
winter/spring 2019 season presenting your clients with an opportunity to
explore more of our extraordinary world.
Ideal for those who prefer
longer cruises and more exotic destinations, the new Extended Explorations
voyages will include a range of unique itineraries ranging from 12 to 128 days
in length in exotic locales such as the South Pacific, Hawaii, Australia &
New Zealand, as well as Africa & Southeast Asia. Seabourn Sojourn, your
client's "home away from home," will visit more than 30 new and
notable ports during these voyages.
Extended Explorations offers travelers a variety of ways to uncover new
destinations by allowing them to have an in-depth experience in a specific
region or effortlessly move from one region to another. Adding a week, month,
or an entire season offers many benefits, including the opportunity for
overnight stays in major ports with accommodations on board and ashore.
"Each Seabourn itinerary is designed to provide a world-class luxury
experience and some travelers prefer a longer, relaxed cruising schedule to
explore some very interesting parts of the world in-depth," noted Chris
Austin, senior vice president of global marketing and sales for Seabourn.
"Each of these voyages shows the travel professional and their clients our
ongoing dedication to providing memorable experiences in noteworthy
destinations that are rich in culture.
Your client will also enjoy a wide range of added values and amenities
throughout their Extended Explorations, including:
- Seabourn Conversations enrichment
a line of up of distinguished speakers and personalities discussing topics
of regional and cultural interest
- Wines produced in the various
regions will be sourced and served for guests to enjoy in many venues on
- Seabourn chefs will create
special menus featuring distinctive regional dishes and cuisines to tease
- Regional guest chefs creating special
dinner menus as well as hosting cooking demonstrations
- Special events taking place on
the ship to celebrate local cultures and arts
- Itineraries feature frequent
extended stays and overnights in select marquee ports, allowing guests to
spend more time exploring unique destinations
- Optional mid-cruise Seabourn
Journeys packages take guests to see significant area highlights and
- Extended Explorations are
combinable with other sailings for additional savings
The longest Extended Explorations
voyage spans 128 days, from October 15, 2018 to February 21, 2019, departing
from Los Angeles to Cape Town, South Africa.
For those who are not able to sail the longer voyages, your clients can choose
or in some cases combine shorter segments that best fit their schedules and
- "Isles of Polynesian Paradise" and
"Isles of the Southern Cross": Los
Angeles to Auckland Exploration (Departs October 15; 34 Days) -
Explore Hawaii, Kiribati, Bora Bora, Tahiti, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji,
with three crossings of the International Date Line en route to Auckland.
This itinerary is comprised of an 18 day and 16 day segment.
- "Passage to the Seychelles" and "African Isles & Cape Coast":
Singapore to Cape Town (Departs January 16; 36 Days) - Travel to ports
in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Victoria,
Seychelles, Kenya, Tanzania, Mayotte, Mozambique, and South Africa. This
sailing is comprised of a 14 day and 22 day segment.
- "South Africa & the Skeleton Coast":
Cape Town to Cape Town (Departs February 21; 12 Days) - Visit ports in
South Africa including Langebaan, Port Elizabeth and Mossel Bay before
passing the Cape of Good Hope for Walvis Bay and Luderitz in Namibia en
route to a round-trip return to Cape Town.
- "African Nights & Indian Ocean Isles"
and "Myanmar & Malaysian Marvels":
Cape Town to Singapore (Departs March 5; 36 Days) - Explore ports in
South Africa, as well as in Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius, Maldives, Sri
Lanka, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand and Malaysia, with an Equatorial crossing
along the way en route to Singapore. This sailing is comprised of a 20 day
and 16 day segment.
- "Jewels of Southeast Asia":
Singapore to Shanghai (Departs April 10;18 Days) - Sail to
ports in Malaysia, Cambodia, Vietnam, and the People's Republic of China
including Hong Kong, as well as Taiwan, and Ishigaki, Japan.
- "Gems of China, Korea & Japan":
Shanghai to Kobe (Departs April 28; 18 Days)- Visit various ports in
the People's Republic of China, South Korea including Incheon (Seoul), and
Japan including Hiroshima, en route to Kobe.
- "Kamchatka & Kuroshio Route":
Kobe to Vancouver (Departs May 16, 21 Days) - Discover Aomori and
Otaru in Japan, Petropavlovsk (Kamchatka) in Russia, and various ports in
Alaska including Kodiak Island and Ketchikan, plus scenic cruising on
Glacier Bay and the Inside Passage en route to Vancouver.
For reservations or more
details on Extended Explorations, travel professionals can call Seabourn at
1-800-929-9391, or book through Polar on line.
For more Information:
(206) 626-9158 or email@example.com
Hawkins International Public Relations
(212) 255-6541 or Ashley@hawkpr.com