Sapphire PrincessPrincess Cruises has announced the Sapphire Princess will now sail roundtrip from the Port of Los Angeles this summer, marking the line’s first-ever summer season to Mexico, Hawaii, and the California Coast.
Princess had not announced deployment for the ship, which had traditionally spent summer seasons in Asia with her USA cruises starting June 25 taking guests on 16 cruises ranging from four to 16 days, including a five-day getaway for July 4.
Sapphire Princess itineraries include:
Mexican Riviera with La Paz – seven-day cruises with stops in Cabo San Lucas, La Paz and Ensenada. Departure dates: June 25 and September 3, 2022.
Mexican Riviera with Puerto Vallarta – seven-day cruises with visits to Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and Ensenada. Departure dates: July 30 and September 17, 2022.
Baja Peninsula & Sea of Cortez – 10-day cruises featuring an overnight stay in Cabo San Lucas with La Paz, Loreto, and Puerto Vallarta. Departure dates: September 24 and October 23, 2022.
Classic California Coast – seven-day cruises featuring an overnight in San Francisco with San Diego and Ensenada. Departure dates: July 23, August 27, and September 10, 2022.
Hawaiian Islands – 15- and 16-day cruises with stops in Hilo, Honolulu, Kauai (Nawiliwili), Maui (Kahului) and Ensenada. Cruise dates: July 7 (16 days), August 11 (16 days), October 4 (15 days), and November 2, 2022 (15 days).
West Coast Getaway with San Francisco – five-day cruises featuring San Francisco and Ensenada. Departure dates: July 2 (with late-night stay in San Francisco on the 4th of July) and August 6, 2022.
West Coast Getaway with San Diego – four-day cruise to San Diego and Ensenada. Cruise departs October 19, 2022.
Edited by John Alwyn-Jones, Cruise Editor