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Royal Caribbean International Unveils Its ‘Ultimate World Cruise’

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Royal Caribbean has unveiled details of its ‘Ultimate World Cruise’, which will take place aboard the Serenade of the Seas in December 2023.

With an itinerary that spans seven continents, visiting over 150 destinations across 65 countries, this world cruise is being referred to as “the hemisphere hopping expedition of a lifetime” for good reason.

This 274-night cruise, which will offers guests the opportunity to visit a total of 11 world wonders (among them, the Great Wall of China, Petra, Iguazu Falls and more), features four distinct segments:

  1. Dec. 10, 2023-Feb. 11, 2024: Round the Horn: Americas & Antarctica Expedition (36 destinations, 64 nights, starting in Miami)
  2. Feb. 11-May 9, 2024: Wonders of Asia & The Pacific Expedition (40 destinations, 87 nights, starting in Los Angeles)
  3. May 9-July 10, 2024: Middle East Treasures & Marvels of the Med Expedition (44 destinations, 63 nights, starting in Dubai)
  4. July 10-Sept 10, 2024: Capitals of Culture Expedition (40 destinations, 63 nights, starting in Barcelona)

Reservations for The Ultimate World Cruise open Oct. 27, 2021. Visit for more information.

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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