Royal Caribbean has announced that “Wonder of the Seas” the first Oasis Class ship will sail from Shanghai, to unlock some of Asia’s top-rated destinations in 2022
The sailings will be in four- five and nine-night itineraries in the Far East to the best of Japan and more.
Wonder of the Seas will be the largest cruise ship in the world when it starts to sail in March 2022 and the first of its kind to call China home.
Bookings are already open for Inaugural sailing.
The all-new Wonder of the Seas has announced that it will showcase epic Oasis Class feats to China for the first time ever. The biggest ship in the world and the first of its class will feature eight unique neighborhoods — including the luxurious new Suite Neighborhood — Wonder of the Seas offers even more room for onboard adventure, palate-pleasing dining and awe-inspiring entertainment.
Between March and November, guests can sail roundtrip from Shanghai to Japan, where they can immerse themselves in the local sights and sounds.
Wonder will transition to warmer climates and homeport in Hong Kong, November through January 2023, to offer highly anticipated Christmas and New Year’s holiday sailings to several ports of call.
Part of the destination line-up are Chan May, Vietnam; Busan and Jeju, South Korea; Kochi and Okinawa, Japan; and Taipei, China.
“China continues to be one of the most important parts of the world for Royal Caribbean.
“By introducing Wonder of the Seas and the iconic Oasis Class to China, our strong commitment to the market’s growth is reaffirmed yet again for years to come,” said Michael Bayley, chief executive, Royal Caribbean International.
“It will be a remarkable moment to see years of partnership realized when the industry’s newest, most innovative ship becomes Shanghai’s new city skyline and takes cruise travel beyond imagination.”