CARNIVAL Corp’s Princess Cruises will call at Sabah, Sarawak and Brunei for the first time through its upcoming 2016/2017 homeporting season.
The 2,678-guest Sapphire Princess will begin its homeporting season from November 2015 to March 2016, making three- to 11-day roundtrips from Singapore to destinations in Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand.
Features aboard the Sapphire Princess include staterooms with private balconies, F&B outlets such as a steakhouse, wine bar, patisserie and a pizzeria, boutique shops, spa, poolside theatre, an internet café and more.
The Diamond Princess will also make its debut in the region in 2016, offering an array of itineraries with 16 cruise trips ranging from three to 10 days and 14 long voyages of nine to 21 days.
Both the Sapphire Princess and Diamond Princess will have multi-lingual crew members onboard as well as dining room menus that include local dishes along with the line’s international offerings.