Princess Cruises has announced 12 maiden ports of call for 2019, complementing the 380 destinations the line currently sails to across seven continents.
British guests can make an inaugural visit to Rockland, Maine, via a 24-night Canada & New England voyage round trip from Southampton on the 2,670-guest Sapphire Princess.
Two UK destinations feature for the first time. The 3,080-guest Crown Princess will make the opening visit to Portland, Dorset, in April sailing from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Southampton. The ship will then start a five-month season of round Britain sailings. There will be another two Portland visits during the year, the first by 2,000-guest Sea Princess in July. The 670-guest Pacific Princess will visit in September for a British Isles sailing which includes a visit to Portree, Skye, the second UK maiden destination.
Pacific Princess will also make inaugural stops at Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe while another first for the ship is a stop at Jamestown, St Helena. Diamond Princess will also make calls at six new Japanese ports.
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