Cruise enthusiasts have a new reason to rejoice. Princess Cruises has just debuted what it is calling the most destination-rich cruise itinerary ever offered. The whirlwind 2021 World Cruise itinerary includes 50 destinations in 32 countries. It will take travelers to Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, South America and North America. More than 34,000 nautical miles will be sailed during the adventure. Travelers who book the cruise by a certain date will get benefits like onboard spending money, airfare, Internet and more.

Are you interested in seeing the world in 2021? You'll need to have deep pockets and a very open calendar if you plan to book your spot on the 2021 World Cruise from Princess Cruises. The ambitious itinerary covers a roundtrip voyage that will take 111 days to complete. Travelers can choose to depart from Fort Lauderdale on Jan. 3 of 2021 or from Los Angeles on Jan. 17 of 2021. Princess is offering tickets starting at $19,999 per person. Guests who book before Nov. 30 of this year will be given $1,000 to spend on the ship, free airfare, stateroom upgrade, specialty dining and wine, Wi-Fi, and covered gratuities.

Travelers who book the 2021 World Cruise can play around a bit when it comes to crafting unique experiences and booking special excursions. That includes visits to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in the Australian Outback and longer port stays in places like Dubai, Venice and Tahiti. A total of 25 UNESCO World Heritage Sites will be covered throughout the duration of the cruise.

Scott Dylan is a contributing writer at and has been to (almost) every country in North, Central and South America with nothing more than a backpack, a laptop and the desire to explore. He speaks Spanish fluently and has logged enough time in planes, trains, rideshares, buses, taxis and rickshaws to know how to rack up rewards and points to get anywhere his heart desires for pennies on the dollar. Email: