Royal Caribbean redesigns summer 2021 cruises in Med, Europe and Caribbean

Royal Caribbean International has made substantial changes to its upcoming summer 2021 itineraries and homeports in the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Alaska.

The new summer 2021 itineraries include four- and five-night Mediterranean cruises from Barcelona, and a longer Caribbean season with ships sailing from additional cruise ports in the US, including Tampa, Floridaand San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Royal Caribbean has switched up the ships it has sailing from Barcelona for summer, 2021

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In the Mediterranean, Adventure of the Seas, which was previously scheduled to homeport in Copenhagen and Denmark will instead cruise from Barcelona on a mix of new 4- and 5-night itineraries.

Her Denmark and Copenhagen itineraries will be taken over by Jewel of the Seas, which will sail 7-night cruises calling at a range of Northern European ports.

Anthem of the Seas

Anthem and Harmony of the Seas will also spend the summer in Europe, cruising from Rome. They will be joined by Odyssey of the Seas when she is launched in April, 2021.


Adventure of the Seas will head for Barcelona to sail a mix of new 4- and 5-night Mediterranean itineraries.

Jewel of the Seas will now sail from Copenhagen and Stockholm on 7-night cruises calling on Northern Europe’s ports.

In the Caribbean, Independence of the Seas will homeport in Miami instead of Fort Lauderdale and will sail 6- and 8-night cruises to the Southern and Western Caribbean instead of 3- and 4-night cruises.

Vision of the Seas’ Barcelona cruises have been replaced with new 7-night itineraries in the Southern Caribbean from San Juan.

Brilliance of the Seas, meanwhile, will homeport in Tampa, sailing 4-, 5- and 7-night cruises to the Caribbean.

San Juan, Puerto Rico

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The Caribbean also includes the Mariner and Navigator of the Seas sailing 3-night weekend and 4-night weekday itineraries to The Bahamas and Perfect Day at CocoCay, and Oasis of the Seas cruising from the New York area for the first time.

The Caribbean

Independence of the Seas will make Miami her home for the summer season and offer a combination of 6- and 8-night cruises to the Southern and Western Caribbean.

Vision of the Seas will sail from San Juan, offering a new summer program of 7-night Southern Caribbean itineraries.

Brilliance of the Seas will stay in Tampa for the summer offering a new drive to port for guests. She will sail 4-, 5- and 7-night cruises to the Caribbean.

Royal Caribbean also announced its biggest season yet in Alaska, with four ships, including the Quantum of the Seas.

In Asia, guests can sail aboard the region’s newest ship, the Spectrum of the Seas, offering 4- and 5-night sailings from Shanghai and visiting Japan.

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