Princess Cruises has just released its new itineraries for Asia with 45 voyages scheduled for 2019/2020.
Diamond Princess and Sapphire Princess will together offer 45 itineraries in Asia visiting Japan, China, Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, South Korea and Malaysia from November next year to May 2020.
Diamond Princess will sail in Japan in search of the autumn colours in Kyushu, Honshu and Shikoku. She will also sail to Taiwan and the Ryukyu Islands between Tokyo and Singapore over the holiday period.
Over the Lunar New Year in January next year, Diamond will schedule a special 15-day Chinese New Year itinerary to Hong Kong, Taiwan and beyond on 20 January.
Sapphire Princess which homeports in Singapore will offer sailings to Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. There will be a special Annular Eclipse voyage departing from Singapore on 17 December next year to mark the solar eclipse when the moon passes between the earth and the sun and will totally or partially obscure the sun. The eclipse will be seen off the coast of Malaysia on 26 December next year.
Princess has also scheduled 27 departures in Mexico and 14 in South America in 2019 and 2020.