Oceania Cruises adds more to 2018 program

In Travel News by The H4C Team

Oceania Cruises has released its new 2018 Europe & The Americas Collection, with a total of 71 itineraries across the Mediterranean, Baltic & Northern Europe, Alaska, Canada & New England and the Caribbean.

The 2018 Europe & The Americas Collection is not only diverse; it offers an astounding depth and breadth of exploration and immersion opportunities by featuring the most alluring and sought-after destinations in these regions.

Couples can enjoy immersive destination experiences and overnight port stays, The Finest Cuisine at Sea, sumptuous accommodations, and the warm and anticipatory service that Oceania Cruises is famous for.

Oceania Cruises President & CEO, Bob Binder, “offering more than 100 voyages and 85 unique itineraries, 71 of which are brand-new, each of the itineraries has been crafted to offer the perfect blend of culinary, historical and cultural immersion.”

Calling on 218 destinations across four continents, the Europe and Americas voyages spend close to 90 percent of their time in port and more than 60 voyages feature overnight, or double-overnight port stays, with the opportunity to combine sailings and save.

2018 Europe & The Americas Collection Highlights include:


Regatta spends the summer season exploring the majestic beauty and picturesque ports of Alaska with a series of quintessential 7 to 11-day itineraries, featuring eight round-trip Seattle and two round-trip Vancouver journeys. She continues her season with an 11-day sailing from Vancouver to San Francisco exploring the Pacific Northwest that includes calls on Victoria, British Columbia and Astoria, Oregon. Regatta winds down her season with an 18-day Caribbean journey visiting the new port, Acajutla, El Salvador along with stops in Mexico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama and Colombia and finally with a 16-day, Passage to Panama cruise from Miami through the Panama Canal ending in Los Angeles.
New Ports: Acajutla, El Salvador


Insignia begins the season in the warmth of the Caribbean before discovering cosmopolitan and boutique ports of call throughout New England with a series of six 10-day round-trip New York voyages, featuring an overnight in St. George, Bermuda. She continues with an array of 10-day cruises that extend into Canada, journeying along the St. Lawrence River. Insignia closes the season exploring the Eastern Seaboard with a 16-day Montreal to Miami voyage.


Nautica opens the season with two British Isles voyages including a 10-day round-trip Dublin sojourn featuring 2 new ports in Ireland, Galway and Glengarriff.  Next she sails further north for a 20-day exploration of Norway and Russia, including calls on the North Cape and Solovetsky Islands.  Her season continues with four 12- to 20-day voyages in the Baltic and northern Europe before returning to the British Isles for a 12-day roundtrip London sailing.  Nautica then heads south to close the season with 5 Mediterranean voyages navigating the Adriatic, Aegean, Greek Isles and French Riviera.
New Ports: Galway, Ireland; Glengarriff, Ireland; Santiago de Compostela (Vilagarcia), Spain


Sirena opens and closes the season with a series of 10- to 11-day sailings focussing on Bermuda, and the Caribbean.  Sirena spends the heart of the season in the Mediterranean with an epic 85-day voyage around Europe which may be segmented into five diverse 10- to 12-day sailings highlighting the Iberian Peninsula, the French and Italian Rivieras, the Adriatic and the Greek Isles. Sirena’s final voyage of the season is a 25-day exploration of the Amazon River and Southern Caribbean.


Marina begins the season travelling the Baltic, Scandinavia and northern Europe regions with a variety of voyages ranging from 7- to 14-days, five of them featuring two overnights in beautiful St. Petersburg. The highlights of her journey include expeditions deep into Norway to see fjords and the awe-inspiring Northern Lights. After her northern season, the ship heads south exploring Spain, Portugal, France and Italy. The season concludes by traversing the Mediterranean to Lisbon before crossing the Atlantic.


Riviera begins her summer season with a roundtrip 12-day Barcelona voyage visiting the Canary Islands. She continues with an array of 7- to 12-day voyages complementing her season throughout the Mediterranean and Greek Isles. A series of 7-day unique getaways visit an assortment of boutique ports and chic destinations throughout Italy, France and Spain before arriving in Athens for a journey highlighting the very best of Greece. In the heart of the summer, she heads west touching upon Spain and Portugal while visiting two new ports in Spain, Huelva and Roses.  Riviera ends the season with a 14-day exploration of Spain and the Canary Islands.
New Ports: Calvi (Corsica) France | Huelva, Spain | Roses, Spain

The new 2018 Europe & The Americas Collection opens for sale on 17 November 2016 at 8:00am AEDT and complete day-by-day itineraries may be viewed online at Oceania Cruises.To book a cruise with Oceania Cruises or to find out more about the new itineraries, please contact a travel professional, or visit Oceania Cruises.