Oceania Around The World Cruise 2026: A Close Look

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Calling all globetrotters and adventure seekers! The Oceania Around the World Cruise 2026 is an epic up to 197-day journey aboard the brand’s newest and most luxurious ship yet: The Oceania Vista. Trust me, it is one thing to sail on a World Cruise, and a whole other to do so onboard a ship this caliber – let alone with the privilege of being amongst the firsts to try it!

Departing from the port of Los Angeles on December 20, 2025, the Vista embarks on its six-month odyssey, traversing three oceans and countless experiences. From the mesmerizing sights of the South Pacific to delving into the vibrant cultures of Southeast Asia, and marveling at the architectural wonders of Europe. This remarkable itinerary encompasses 101 ports across 43 countries, ensuring a trip that will change your life forever.

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The Oceania Vista

Onboard The Oceania Vista

Oceania Cruises is renowned for its intimate and luxurious atmosphere, and the Oceania Vista embodies this philosophy perfectly.  Accommodating a maximum of 1,200 guests (based on double occupancy), the ship offers spacious and stylish staterooms, world-class dining experiences, and unparalleled service.  

Built in 2023, and presenting imaginative new dining concepts, plus an elevated bar program promising immersive mixology experiences, Vista invites you to savor the journey, making Oceania Around the World Cruise 2026 the perfect occasion for its first sailing. Its stunning interiors and harmonious spaces combine organic elements inspired by the land and sea as you sail to fascinating ports. 

Setting a new standard for the brand, Vista’s residential style luxury features all-veranda accommodations. No matter the category of stateroom and suite you choose, an oversized rainforest shower, large vanities, and copious storage space is guaranteed. 

Solo travelers will be glad to experience the new category of Concierge Level Veranda Staterooms, while guests booking the Penthouse, Oceania, Vista, and Owner’s Suite are in for a real treat. These ultra-spacious accommodations offer plenty of dining, living, and entertainment space, making your Oceania Around The World cruise a truly comfortable experience. 

When it comes to dining, be amongst the first guests to experience Ember, the newest addition to the fleet’s family of restaurants, and Aquamar Kitchen, offers an array of wellness-inspired dishes. 

Taste onboard an extensive selection of low and no-sugar wines, Negronis aged in wooden barrels, and experiential beverage carts, such as the Bubbly Bar, and the Ultimate Bloody Mary Bar. With an all-inclusive drink package, this is most certainly a treat you will not forget. 

Around The World In Class

The Oceania Around the World cruise 2026’s itinerary is meticulously crafted to allow you to explore each destination at your own pace.  The voyage features 11 overnight stays in captivating ports, allowing you to delve deeper into local cultures and hidden gems. 

Additionally, Oceania Cruises offers a curated selection of complimentary shore excursions and optional multi-day overland programs, ensuring you can personalize your journey and maximize your experience.

Encompassing over 80 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, this itinerary is nothing short of impressive. 

Begin your Oceania Around the World Cruise 2026 sailing down the Caribbean, making Cartagena the beginning point of a six-week exploration of South America. Two nights in Rio de Janeiro and one in Buenos Aires will make you fall in love with these bustling cities, before continuing your voyage towards freezing Patagonia, including ports in Ushuaia and the Falkland Islands.

You will not want to miss the impressive architecture of Macchu Picchu, or the wildlife in Costa Rica, as you sail towards Honolulu. 

Do some island hopping in the South Pacific, where you will be surprised by the French flair and swaying palm trees of New Caledonia and the wild horses around French Polynesia. Stop at Cairns, Australia to witness the Great Barrier Reef, and hop back on board to arrive in Bali, where you can hire a private guide to take you on a tour of the Jatiluwih Rice Terraces, a gorgeous UNESCO World Heritage site. 

India, Dubai, Luxor in Egypt, the vineyards of Bordeaux, France, and the fjords of Iceland are closer to your reach than ever, as the Oceania Around the World cruise gives you overnight time to explore them all, before disembarking on Miami after up to 197 days at sea. 

What makes it special?

If that itinerary was not enough to leave you in awe, let’s take a look at the value offered by the Oceania Around the World Cruise 2026.

First of all, choose whether to take on the full World Odyssey, departing from Los Angeles to take on the full 197-day voyage, or instead beginning your 180-day exploration from Miami, on January 6, 2026, or hopping on board in San Diego on March 7, 2026. Either way, you get to take on a full range of 6-star amenities – plenty of them exclusive to this spectacular World Cruise. 

Oceania’s all-inclusive simply More package is a given – including unlimited Starlink WiFi, free shore excursion credit, and gourmet dining. However, with the addition of the Exclusive Prestige Package you would be upgrading to amenities such as free laundry services, up to $1,000 onboard credits per stateroom, exclusive shoreside events, and a 1-night pre-cruise luxury hotel with transfers.

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Starting at $57,999 for a French Veranda Stateroom on the full World Odyssey, value is added to your journey in the form of pre-paid gratuities, free concierge services, 24-hour room service, daily gourmet canapes served in-suite and free onboard medical services.

On sea days, make sure to take advantage of your complimentary fitness classes and Artist Loft workshops. To ensure you capture and share the best memories of this unique trip, video, photography, and social media experts onboard will be happy to guide you through their workshops as well!

Gain insight into each port of call – from the culture to its history and culinary traditions with the simply MORE™ Shore Excursion Package. Design your own collection of excursions from a wide spectrum of adventures, making sure you get the most out of your trip, according to your preferences.

Toast to your adventures every single day with the Prestige Select Beverage Package, which puts no limits on your premium spirits, Champagne, wine, and beer – whenever and wherever you wish on board.

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Oceania’s included dining experiences make your trip even more luxurious

Ready to embark? Waste no time, as Oceania has a history of selling out their World Cruises fast! – Did you know their 2024 sailing sold out in barely 30 minutes? No wonder!

The Oceania Around The World Cruise 2026 is an opportunity to create memories that will last a lifetime. For a detailed look at this extraordinary itinerary and to secure your place aboard the Vista, make sure to request your brochure, and give me a call right away! I and the rest of our agency’s team can help you with any detail, from securing the best possible deal to providing you with a World Cruise packing list!

Do not miss this chance to embark on a journey that will redefine your perspective on the world and leave you yearning for more.

laura bowman
Laura Bowman
Sr. Luxury Cruise & Travel Specialist | + posts

I am a Virtuoso Travel Advisor with a passion for creating unforgettable travel experiences for my clients. I build lasting relationships with my clients by understanding their travel dreams and preferences. Whether you are considering a luxury cruise or an adventurous safari, I am dedicated to planning a personalized 6-star experience tailored to your individual needs. 

I invite you to reach out for a personal consultation to discuss how I can assist you in creating your next unforgettable journey.

Reach me directly at laura.bowman@luxurycruiseconnections.com / +1 305-914-3026