Oceania Cruises has introduced that the newly renovated and re-inspired Riviera shall be deployed to Asia for the 2023-2024 season, bringing gorgeous fashion to a variety of Asian itineraries with 25 distinctive voyages, together with longer and extra immersive sailings.
This may assist place Oceania Cruises as a regional chief at a time when demand for journey within the area is at unprecedented highs.
New Unique Itineraries in Asia
Oceania Cruises has unveiled 25 wonderful sailings for Riviera in Asia, with cruises starting from 10-82 days. This shall be Riviera’s first season in Asia, and brings her to excellent and extremely fascinating ports of name in Vietnam, China, Japan, South Korea, and different factors within the South Pacific, corresponding to Malaysia and the Philippines.
“The growth of our Exotics 2023-2024 season means much more of our visitors have the chance to discover one of the crucial intriguing corners of the globe,” stated Frank A. Del Rio, President of Oceania Cruises.
“Demand for our Exotics assortment could be very robust with our well-traveled visitors longing to go to distant, wondrous locations for off-the-beaten-path experiences. Having Riviera sail this nook of the world, showcasing her new stem-to-stern, better-than-new interiors, is essentially the most trendy, luxurious and enjoyable solution to discover a number of fascinating cultures.”
Relying on the itinerary, visitors will have the ability to see such historical treasures and bucket-list websites as China’s Nice Wall, Bangkok’s Grand Palace, and Kyoto’s temples and gardens.
With the longer itineraries, charming voyages immerse visitors in one of the best of the long-lasting sights but additionally go away room for the invention of the surprising, excellent for diving into this distinctive and enriching vacation spot.
Of particular curiosity shall be Riviera‘s phenomenal 72-night “Epic Jap Explorer” voyage, a one-way crusing from Mumbai, India to Tokyo, Japan. The cruise will depart on January 8, 2024, and is deliberate to go to an excellent array of ports, together with high locations in India, the Maldives, Myanmar, Thailand, Singapore, the Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Japan, and South Korea.
Alongside the way in which, 12 prolonged in a single day calls give visitors ample time to immerse themselves in colourful and distinctive cultures, together with in Yangon, Myanmar; Saigon, Vietnam; Hong Kong, China; and Incheon, South Korea.
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Riviera can even be joined within the South Pacific by different intimate vessels within the Oceania Cruises fleet: Regatta, Insignia, and Nautica. Collectively, the 4 ships will supply 121 complete itineraries encompassing not solely Asia, but additionally locations corresponding to Tahiti, Bora Bora, Fiji, Australia, and New Zealand.
The Oceania-class Rivieria first joined the Oceania Cruises fleet in 2012, and was fully refurbished and renovated in late 2022.
All staterooms and suites now showcase lavish customized furnishings and delicate designer accents for the final word in elegant luxurious. Designer touches within the staterooms embody Italian marble within the bogs, Italian-inspired materials and patterns, restful impartial tones, and extra.
Public areas have additionally been elevated with plush carpeting and leather-based furnishings, and lounges and eating venues have been restyled to concurrently convey an epicurean masterpiece in addition to a home-away-from-home vibe.
The Grand Eating Room has been exceptionally revived with its glistening chandelier and butter-soft leather-based armchairs. For visitors who sometimes have extra informal eating tastes, alfresco eating is a delight onboard, with a brand new trattoria serving wood-fired pizzas and grilled Italian specialties, in addition to salads and desserts.
Riviera is a smaller, intimate ship weighing in at 66,084 gross tons, making it appropriate for smaller, extra unique ports of name inaccessible to mega-ships. Riviera can welcome 1,250 visitors, and options 800 worldwide crew members for superior service.