Beckoning to curious and adventurous travellers, Regent Seven Seas Cruises®, the world’s leading luxury ocean cruise line, has unveiled its longest World Cruise to date, sailing 10 January, 2026, on board the elegant Seven Seas Mariner®.
Regent’s 2026 World Cruise – The Sense of Adventure – is a round trip journey embarking from Miami, Florida where guests will cruise three oceans over 154 nights, discovering incredible destinations in the Americas, South Pacific, Australia & New Zealand, Asia, Africa, and Europe. Sailing 39,722 nautical miles, travellers will explore 77 ports of call in 41 countries across six continents. The cruise visits three new ports of call to Regent – Lifou Island, and Maré of the Loyalty Islands in the New Caledonia archipelago, and the wild and rugged Waingapu (Sumba), Indonesia.
“Luxury travelers want to travel further afield and for longer durations, which is why we are excited to announce our newest and longest World Cruise for 2026,” said Andrea DeMarco, President of Regent Seven Seas Cruises. “The Sense of Adventure appeals to those who desire just that – over 154 nights of unforgettable experiences where guests will travel to the far flung reaches of the globe. Our World Cruise guests will enjoy unmatched personalized service, impeccable hospitality, the sumptuous comfort of our all-suite, all balcony accommodations, and an extensive list of inclusions that provide every luxury.”
Renowned for unrivalled immersion in some of the world’s most remarkable destinations, Regent has curated unforgettable experiences on land with 431 included shore excursions and 16 in-port overnight stays for extended exploration in fascinating locales including Bora Bora, French Polynesia; Mahé, Seychelles; and Walvis Bay, Namibia. Additionally, three shoreside excursions – A Taste of History at the Battleship Missouri in Honolulu, Hawaii; Across the Archipelago Dinner at Garuda Wisnu Kencana in Bali, Indonesia; and Passport to Portuguese Flavor at Convento do Beato in Lisbon – offer even deeper cultural exploration.
The itinerary also provides access to 47 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the Monastery of Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve from Praslin, Seychelles; Robben Island from Cape Town, South Africa; and the Great Barrier Reef from Cairns, Australia.
Before boarding Seven Seas Mariner, guests will kick-off their round the world adventure with a one-night pre-cruise stay in a luxury hotel in vibrant Miami, Florida, and an exclusive pre-cruise gala event.
Regent’s exclusive World Cruises are complete with a range of bespoke inclusions from gourmet cuisine in a range of speciality restaurants and al-fresco dining venues, fine wines and spirits, entertainment, and ground transfers from airport to hotel and hotel to ship. Allowing guests to travel with complete peace of mind, additional amenities include onboard medical services, unlimited valet laundry including dry cleaning and pressing, phone time per suite, a commemorative gift, US$600 shipboard credit per person, and three exclusive shoreside events. Personalised service, exquisite cuisine in elegant restaurants, premium beverages in sophisticated bars and lounges, and incredible entertainment complete the unrivalled experience that Regent is famous for.
Fares for the 154-night voyage start from AU$131,690 per guest for a luxurious Deluxe Veranda Suite. The 2026 World Cruise opens for reservations on 23 March, 2023, but guests can pre-register from 14 March, 2023 by calling 1300 455 200 (AU), or 0800 625 692 (NZ) or by visiting RSSC.com/2026-World-Cruise where more information and an enticing 2026 World Cruise video can be found.
2026 World Cruise by Numbers:
39,722 nautical miles
431 included shore excursions
77 ports of call
47 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
16 overnight stays
15 seas, straits, gulfs, bays, and channels cruised
3 new ports of call visited
Three NEW Shoreside Experiences, exclusively for 2026 World Cruise guests:
A Taste of History at the Battleship Missouri
31 January, 2026 – Honolulu, Hawaii
Tour the historic Battleship Missouri on an exclusive shoreside experience where guests will see, feel, and learn about the monumental events “Mighty Mo” endured, from the official surrender of Japan in World War II until today. While aboard, guests may savor the culture of these vibrant islands with traditional fare that includes unique tropical dishes enhanced over the years by various and flavourful influences.
Across the Archipelago Dinner at Garuda Wisnu Kencana
23 March, 2026 – Bali, Indonesia
Bali is known for its natural beauty, and Garuda Wisnu Kencana does not disappoint. Experience the magic of this breathtaking park at unforgettable World Cruise dining event in Lotus Pond. Surrounded by rock walls adorned by lush foliage, guests will experience a sensory journey across the archipelago through live performances alongside an array of culinary delights sampling the incredible cultures that coincide in this stunning destination.
Passport to Portuguese Flavor at Convento do Beato
1 June, 2026 – Lisbon, Portugal
Feel the rhythms and taste the beauty of Portugal on this exclusive shoreside event. Guests will move through five different regions of Portugal via their distinctive flavor palates on a culinary journey sampling everything from regional wines to main dishes, local cheeses to produce, and delectable desserts. And for the perfect pairing in this beautiful venue, guests will enjoy the sights and sounds of a live Fado performance throughout the evening.
Seven Seas Mariner
Seven Seas Mariner is the world’s first all-suite, all balcony luxury cruise ship and exudes a sleek, spacious, and contemporary interior décor featuring Italian marble, crystal chandeliers and modern artwork. The ship’s 459 crew members provide highly personalised service to her 696 guests.
Four beautifully designed restaurants feature exquisite fine dining, including classic steakhouse, modern French cuisine, authentic Italian dishes, and a uniquely customisable menu in Compass Rose. A convivial atmosphere permeates Seven Seas Mariner’s public spaces, including throughout four chic bars and lounges, perfect for unwinding after an exhilarating day of exploring.
The ship’s elegantly appointed suites feature Elite Slumber™ Beds, framed by plush, padded leather headboards, and sitting areas furnished with comfortable sofas, accent tables and artwork. All suites feature private balconies and oversized, marble-accented bathrooms with L’Occitane® or Guerlain amenities.