18 Night Oriental Cruise on the Nautica


The midsize Nautica carries 684 passengers on a wide variety of cruises around the world. Itineraries range from the Mediterranean to Southeast Asia and New Zealand. Nautica has no dedicated children's facilities so few will ever be on board. Clientele is primarily North American with a few Europeans, all of retirement age or close to it.

Nautica 18 Night Oriental Cruise Schedule & Itinerary

Sailing Departing March 06, 2018 Schedule & Itinerary

Day Location Port of Call Guide
Day 1: Tuesday, 03/06/2018Depart from SHANGHAIShanghai, China
Day 2: Wednesday, 03/07/2018SHANGHAIShanghai, China
Day 3: Thursday, 03/08/2018CRUISING THE EAST CHINA SEA 
Day 4: Friday, 03/09/2018XIAMENXiamen, China
Day 5: Saturday, 03/10/2018XIAMENXiamen, China
Day 6: Sunday, 03/11/2018HONG KONGHong Kong, Hong Kong
Day 7: Monday, 03/12/2018HONG KONGHong Kong, Hong Kong
Day 8: Tuesday, 03/13/2018KAOHSIUNGKaohsiung, Taiwan
Day 9: Wednesday, 03/14/2018TAIPEI (KEELUNG)Keelung, Taiwan
Day 10: Thursday, 03/15/2018ISHIGAKI 
Day 11: Friday, 03/16/2018OKINAWA (NAHA) 
Day 12: Saturday, 03/17/2018CRUISING THE EAST CHINA SEA 
Day 13: Sunday, 03/18/2018NAGASAKINagasaki, Japan
Day 14: Monday, 03/19/2018HIROSHIMAHiroshima, Japan
Day 15: Tuesday, 03/20/2018KYOTO (KOBE)Kobe, Japan
Day 16: Wednesday, 03/21/2018KYOTO (KOBE)Kobe, Japan
Day 17: Thursday, 03/22/2018CRUISING THE PACIFIC OCEAN 
Day 18: Friday, 03/23/2018TOKYO (YOKOHAMA)Yokohama, Japan
Day 19: Saturday, 03/24/2018Arrive at TOKYO (YOKOHAMA)Yokohama, Japan

Nautica Ship Profile and Statistics


  • Cruise Line: Oceania Cruises
  • Ship Type: Cruise Ship
  • Line Class: Premium
  • Former Name: R5
  • Year Built: 2000
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2014
  • Capacity: 684 passengers
  • Decks: 9
  • Gross Tonnage: 30,277
  • Length: 594 ft
  • Beam: 84 ft
  • Average Speed: 18 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 26
  • Outside Cabins: 316
  • Nationality of Officers: European
  • Nationality of Crew: International
  • Number of Crew: 400

Nautica On-Board Recreation
  • Outdoor Pools: 1
  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: Yes

Nautica Dining Choices
  • The Grand Dining Room
    Cuisine: International
    Room Capacity: 354
  • Polo Grill
    Cuisine: American
    Room Capacity: 96
  • Toscana
    Cuisine: Italian
    Room Capacity: 90

Nautica Entertainment
  • The Grand Dining Room
    Cuisine: International
    Room Capacity: 354
  • Polo Grill
    Cuisine: American
    Room Capacity: 96
  • Toscana
    Cuisine: Italian
    Room Capacity: 90
  • Grand Bar

Nautica Deck Plans


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Nautica Cabin and Stateroom Photo Gallery


  • Nautica Concierge Level VerandaConcierge Level Veranda
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    These luxurious accommodations feature a wealth of amenities, including many of those found in our Penthouse Suites. These tasteful 216-square-foot staterooms offer a private teak veranda, refrigerated mini-bar and plush seating area, as well as the added luxury of exclusive Concierge Level amenities and privileges.

  • Nautica Veranda StateroomVeranda Stateroom
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    These handsomely appointed staterooms boast our most popular luxury - private teak veranda for watching the ever-changing panoramas. The conveniences within each stateroom are just as accommodating and include a vanity desk, refrigerated mini-bar, breakfast table, and spacious seating area.

  • Nautica Veranda StateroomVeranda Stateroom
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    Located throughout deck 6, these handsomely appointed staterooms boast our most requested luxury a private teak veranda. Watch the world sail by while comfortably seated outdoors, or relax on your comfortable sofa inside. Other conveniences include a vanity desk, breakfast table and choice of queen or two twin bed accommodations. Category B1 staterooms are located in the mid section of deck 6.

  • Nautica Deluxe Ocean View StateroomDeluxe Ocean View Stateroom
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    With the curtains drawn back and the natural light streaming in, these newly redecorated 165-square-foot staterooms feel even more spacious. A generous seating area, vanity desk, refrigerated mini-bar and breakfast table are perfectly complemented by the rich hues and stylish fabrics of the new décor.

  • Nautica Deluxe Ocean View StateroomDeluxe Ocean View Stateroom
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    With the curtains drawn back and the natural light streaming in, these newly redecorated 165-square-foot staterooms feel even more spacious. A generous seating area, vanity desk, refrigerated mini-bar and breakfast table are perfectly complemented by the rich hues and stylish fabrics of the new décor.

  • Nautica Ocean View - DOcean View - D
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    The light from a classic porthole illuminates the stunning new decor in these 165-square-foot staterooms, tastefully designed to maximize space and convenience. Enjoy a comfortable seating area with a sofa on which to stretch out, as well as a vanity desk, breakfast table and refrigerated mini-bar.

  • Nautica Ocean View - EOcean View - E
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    Centrally located on deck 6, these elegant 143-square-foot staterooms offer stylish new furnishings and a panorama window with obstructed views. Features include a vanity desk, refrigerated mini-bar, small breakfast table and an ample closet.

  • Nautica Inside StateroomInside Stateroom
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    Beautifully renovated with style and flair, these delightful private retreats boast 160 square feet of luxury. Highlights include a comfortable seating area, vanity desk, refrigerated mini-bar and plenty of storage. The ingenious use of space is complemented by the rich new decor.

  • Nautica Owner's SuiteOwner's Suite
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    Immensely spacious and exceptionally luxurious, the six Owner's Suites are among the first to be reserved by our discerning guests. Spanning nearly 1,000 square feet, these magnificent suites are fit for royalty. Every imaginable amenity is found here, including a newly renovated bathroom with a lavish oversized shower, a private teak veranda, two flat-screen televisions and a laptop computer and iPad for your personal use.

  • Nautica Penthouse SuitePenthouse Suite
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    Our collection of 322-square-foot Penthouse Suites has been completely transformed with splendid new décor and exquisite new furnishings in serene shades of the sea and sun. Spacious enough for private in-suite dining the living area features a refrigerated mini-bar and vanity desk, and the granite-clad bathroom is large enough for an indulgent full-size bathtub. Relax on the beautifully furnished private teak veranda.

  • Nautica Vista SuiteVista Suite
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    Named for their sweeping views over the ship's bow, the four Vista Suites each sprawl over 786 square feet. Every creature comfort is here, including a second bathroom for guests and a private teak veranda. Listen to music in enhanced surround sound, or watch a DVD on one of the two flat-screen televisions. Access the Internet wirelessly on the provided laptop computer or iPad.

Nautica Photos


Nautica travel42 Professional Ship Review


Built in 2000, this cruise liner was originally named R Five and operated for Renaissance Cruises. At 30,277 tons, it has a passenger capacity of 684.

It sails with sister ships Insignia and Regatta in the upper-premium market, a cut above Holland America and Celebrity and below Crystal Cruises.

At 594 ft long and 84 ft across the beam, it has a draft of 20 ft and cruises at 18 knots. Registered in the Marshall Islands, it was refurbished in 2014. The ship's officers a...

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