Royal Caribbean has announced their strongest lineup yet for North American itineraries in 2018 and 2019. A diverse array of ships will be sailing from Texas, Puerto Rico, the Northeast, Pacific Northwest, and southern Florida, including a brand new upcoming Oasis-class ship called Symphony of the Seas.
Symphony of the Seas
After spending her inaugural summer sailing in the Mediterranean, Symphony of the Seas will unite with her three Oasis-class sisters in the US, arriving to Royal Caribbean’s new Terminal A at PortMiami. Beginning November 17, 2018, she will operate seven-night eastern and western Caribbean itineraries. Booking is now open for Symphony of the Seas.
Explorer of the Seas will continue to sail to Alaska with seven-night cruises from Seattle with ports of call in Victoria, Juneau, and the Inside Passage.
Radiance of the Seas will operate seven and nine-night open jaw itineraries between Seward, Alaska and Vancouver, BC, uncovering a variety of Alaskan adventures.
These voyages will be available to book on March 16, 2017.
Allure of the Seas will reposition from Port Everglades to PortMiami for the winter, where she will continue to offer seven-night eastern and western Caribbean itineraries.
Harmony of the Seas will continue to sail year-round seven-night Caribbean itineraries from Port Everglades, switching from Saturday to Sunday departures for the winter.
Oasis of the Seas will continue year-round seven-night voyages from Port Canaveral to the Caribbean, and Majesty of the Seas will offer three and four-night getaways to the Bahamas.
Enchantment of the Seas will operate three and four-night getaways to the Bahamas year-round from PortMiami.
Select ships will be available to book starting March 17, 2017.
Liberty of the Seas will continue her year-round deployment from Galveston, Texas, offering seven-night Mexico and western Caribbean cruises.
Northeastern US and Seasonal Caribbean Cruises
Anthem of the Seas will continue year-round itineraries from Cape Liberty in New Jersey, sailing 5 to 12-night itineraries to Bermuda and the Caribbean and 7-night cruises to the Bahamas. For the fall season, the ship will offer 9-night voyages to Canada and New England.
Adventure of the Seas will call the northeast home for the first time since her debut, operating a variety of seven-night cruises from Cape Liberty to the Bahamas and New England and Canada throughout the summer. In the fall, the ship will feature three open jaw 10 and 11-night Fall Foliage sailings to Quebec, Canada. Then, the ship will reposition to Port Everglades for the winter, offering 6 and 8-night cruises to the eastern and western Caribbean.
Grandeur of the Seas will continue to offer a variety of destinations and experiences for guests out of Baltimore, including 9-night cruises to the Bahamas and 12-night itineraries to the southern Caribbean in the winter, and 9-night journeys to Canada and New England and 5-night getaways to Bermuda in the summer.
Vision of the Seas will join Liberty of the Seas in Galveston for the winter, offering shorter four and five-night western Caribbean getaways.
Jewel of the Seas will call San Juan, Puerto Rico home for the winter and operate seven-night souther Caribbean cruises.
Brilliance of the Seas will sail from Tampa in the winter, alternating four and five-night voyages to the western Caribbean.
Serenade of the Seas will call Boston home in September and October, offering seven-night itineraries to Canada and New England, and seven-night cruises to Bermuda. She will then reposition to Port Everglades for longer 10 and 11-night winter cruises to the southern and eastern Caribbean.
Navigator of the Seas will operate five and nine-night southern and western Caribbean cruises from PortMiami throughout the winter.
Independence of the Seas will head to Port Everglades in Florida for four and five-night itineraries to the western Caribbean throughout the winter.
These cruises will be available to book on March 30, 2017.