Sky Princess will join the Princess Cruises' fleet in October 2019 and is the sister ship to Regal Princess, Royal Princess, and Majestic Princess. This large, family-friendly ship presents an amazing three deck-high piazza-style Atrium, fifteen passenger decks lined with luxurious staterooms, tasty restaurants, chic bars, the Fountain Pool, Lotus Spa and The Enclave, and thrilling daytime and evening entertainment options. Highlights such the adult-only The Sanctuary, Movies Under the Stars, Princess Live!, and Hollywood Pool Club and Conservatory enrich your cruise experience. Sky Princess drops anchor most mornings at an eclectic mix of ports of call where you can step ashore and explore independently or join an organised excursion.
Mouth-watering flavours and a variety of dining styles await in the restaurants and eateries on Sky Princess. A daily-changing multi-course menu is served in the Allegro, Symphony, and Concerto Dining Rooms, with the choice of fixed-time traditional or anytime dining. Dine your way around the world from the casual-style buffets and live cooking stations at Horizon Court or make your selection from the food counters in World Fresh Marketplace. Enjoy hand-crafted Neapolitan-style pizzas at Alfredo's Pizzeria or tuck into burgers and fast food options at Salty Dog Grill. Unwind with fresh paninis, pastries, and freshly-brewed speciality coffee in the 24-hour International Cafe, or stop by Gelato for handmade sorbet and gelato with your favourite toppings. Feast on cooked-to-order steaks and premium seafood in Crown Grill & Bar or enjoy unique antipasti and handmade pasta dishes in Sabatini's Italian Trattoria. Alternatively, treat yourself to a multi-course culinary experience at the Chef's Table Lumiere.
The bars and lounges on Sky Princess are open for everything from your morning cappuccino to late-night cocktails. Unwind with a pot of your favourite speciality tea at Leaves Tea Bar. Drinks at Wake View Bar and Fountain Pool Bar come with stunning ocean views. Vines Wine Bar is open for round-the-world wines accompanied by made-to-order sushi and tapas. Relax with a freshly-mixed cocktail in Bellinis or escape for a gin and tonic at the bar in Hollywood Conservatory.
There is plenty to entertain you both day and night on Sky Princess. Days afloat for families centre on the Fountain Pool and the Camp Discovery Teen, Youth, and Children's Activity Centres. Challenge your partner to a fun game of table tennis at Princess Sports Central, aim for a hole in one at The Green Mini Golf, or play interactive computer-based games at Bull’s-eye Laser Shooting Range. Rejuvenate your mind and body at Lotus Spa and The Enclave or head to the adult-only The Sanctuary. You can also escape to the Hollywood Pool Club which offers a glass-domed covered pool and loungers by day; transforming into a nightclub with sound system and atmospheric lights after dark. In the evening, the Princess Theatre stages Hollywood-style production shows. Princess Live! is a live TV studio at sea, presenting interactive culinary shows, late-night comedy, live concerts, and game shows. Watch first-run movies, concerts, and sporting events on the big screen at Movies Under the Stars. Take your seat in Vista Gaming Lounge for performances from comedians and illusionists or chance your luck at the Grand Casino.
Day 1: UK to New York City, New York
Fly from your chosen UK airport to New York City and make your way to a guaranteed four-star hotel for a three-night stay.
Day 2 - 3:New York City, New York
New York, New York... so good they named it twice! New York isn't called 'the city that never sleeps' for nothing - day or night this place is alive with amazing things to see and do.
First up there’s the iconic skyline, with its skyscrapers and buildings you’ll recognise from television. Ascend the Empire State Building, Top of the Rock, or the One World Observatory for a bird's eye view of the city's five boroughs. Pay your respects at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, follow in the footsteps of immigrants at Ellis Island, board the Staten Island ferry to see the Statue of Liberty up-close, or stroll the High Line urban walking trail above the city streets.
The Big Apple has got retail therapy well and truly covered, with everything from huge department stores and designer names to niche boutiques, bustling markets, and thrift store chic. Mouth-watering international culinary experiences, open green spaces, and a plethora of galleries and museums; add those to your must-do list too. Then there’s the non-stop nightlife: from Times Square's bright lights to Broadway musicals, world class clubs, to hip little hangouts.
Day 4: New York City, New York (Embarkation Day)
After check out, make your way to the port to board Sky Princess for your five night cruise.
Day 6: Halifax (Nova Scotia), Canada
Found on the Atlantic Ocean coast, Halifax is the provincial capital of Nova Scotia and is home to one of the world's largest natural harbours. The heart of Canada's east coast arts scene, you can explore a variety of galleries and museums to find everything from folk art to relics of the Mi'kmaq people! Visit Fisherman's Cove — a 200-year-old restored village — and stroll around a traditional farmers' market to find tasty, local food and drink. Learn about the city's heritage at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic or stroll the pretty displays at Halifax Public Gardens.
Day 7: St John (for Bay of Fundy), Canada
St John sits on the coast of the Canadian province of New Brunswick; on a rocky estuarine spur where the Saint John River flows into the beautiful Bay of Fundy. Take a stroll through King's Square with its two-storey bandstand and colourful flowerbeds and trees. Shop for food and handicrafts at Saint John City Market. Step back in time as you view the merchandise, artefacts, barbershop, and dental office at Barbour's General Store. Explore 18th-century military life at Carleton Martello Tower and enjoy panoramic views from Fort Howe National Historic Site. Admire the eye-catching Reversing Falls from the Reversing Falls Bridge. Encounter over 250 species of birds at Irving Nature Park or get up close to the exotic Siberian Tiger and Goeldi monkey at Cherry Brook Zoo.
Day 9: New York City, New York to UK
Today your cruise comes to an end. Disembark and make your way to the airport for your return flight back home.