Get ready for the ultimate travel experience as Princess Cruises announces its longest voyage ever – an incredible 116-day World Cruise in 2025. Sailing on Island Princess, the cruise will cover more than 33,500 nautical miles and visit 51 destinations across six continents, including Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific, the Mediterranean, Central America, Africa, Asia, and beyond.

116 day world cruise on the Island Princess cruise ship
Island Princess is your home away from home during the 116-day world cruise.

A Journey Like No Other

Princess Cruises’ 2025 World Cruise offers two roundtrip options with departures from both Ft. Lauderdale on January 5, 2025, and Los Angeles on January 20, 2025. This once-in-a-lifetime journey includes the cruise line’s first-ever visit to historic Bar, Montenegro and Taranto, Italy, along with inaugural World Cruise calls to the idyllic Greek Island of Patmos and Volos – for the Monasteries of Meteora. Discover the full World Cruise itinerary and shorter World Cruise segment options at

John Padgett, president of Princess Cruises, shared his excitement for the upcoming voyage, stating, “We’re highly regarded for our World Cruises, and our 2025 voyage promises to be one for the ages as our longest adventure ever offered. Our expert itinerary planners have assembled an unmatched combination of popular ports and off-the-beaten-path locales for a global journey not found anywhere else.”

Unforgettable Experiences

The 2025 World Cruise will offer access to 27 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including a return to Alexandria for historic Cairo, the pyramids, and ancient treasures of Giza. Additional sites include the Singapore Botanical Gardens, Old City of Dubrovnik, The Ancient Greek City of Ephesus (from Kusadasi), and The Monastery of St. John and the Cave of the Apocalypse (from Patmos).

Guests can also look forward to an overnight stay in ultra-modern Dubai and 11 More Ashore late-night calls, allowing for extended exploration of destinations like Cartagena, Casablanca, and Sydney. Optional shore excursions offer even more adventure, from discovering Malta’s oldest underground temple to walking in the footsteps of ancient Romans in Cartagena, Spain.

Exclusive Early Booking Benefits:

Guests who book the 116-day roundtrip Ft. Lauderdale or Los Angeles voyages, or the 101-day World Cruise option from Los Angeles to Ft. Lauderdale by May 31, 2023, will enjoy a range of early booking benefits, including:

  • First-Class or Economy Roundtrip Airfare
  • Princess Plus package with numerous inclusions
  • Onboard Spending Money – $500 per guest
  • Specialty Dining – dine up to four times at award-winning specialty restaurants
  • Captain’s Circle Benefits – up to $1,000 USD in savings per guest for the first two guests in a stateroom

In addition, guests who pay in full for the World Cruise by May 31, 2023, will receive an extra 5% Future Cruise Credit on their cruise fare.

Embrace the spirit of adventure and embark on the journey of a lifetime with Princess Cruises’ epic 116-day World Cruise in 2025. With an unparalleled combination of popular ports and off-the-beaten-path locales, this unforgettable voyage promises a truly unique and awe-inspiring experience for travelers seeking to explore the world in luxury and style.