A household name in Japan, Peace Boat has taken more than 70,000 people of all ages and nationalities around the world over the last 35 years. Join our thriving onboard community and experience the world like never before!


A Japanese-based company, Peace Boat was established in 1983 as an international NGO promoting peace, human rights and sustainability. Its main activities are carried out through a passenger ship known as Pacific World, that travels the world blending tourism, learning programmes and friendship activities.
Visit Many Amazing Destinations

More than 100 cruises over 35 years have raised awareness of global issues, fostered positive social change and transformed our passengers’ perspectives of the world. We’ve hosted over 70,000 passengers and travelled to more than 200 ports in over 80 countries.

Travel to World Heritage Sites

See with your own eyes the remains of mankind’s greatest civilisations, and the planet’s spectacular natural heritage. From ancient Greek temples to Inca cloud cities, there is a large enough variety of World Heritage sites available to explore on any given voyage to satisfy even the most discerning traveler’s curiosity.

Experience The Local Culture

Share an authentic meal with indigenous tribe members in Central America, meet youth in the Middle East who are passionate to learn more about Asia, or dance salsa with locals on the streets of Havana. Peace Boat works with its local partners to offer unique cultural experiences not available anywhere else.

Immerse Yourself in Cross-Cultural Exchange

Our voyages feature hands-on experiences both on board the ship and ashore at our ports of call. Each activity is designed to enrich passengers’ lives, promote sustainability, and build long-lasting friendships across borders. Each cruise brings together more than 1,000 adventurers of diverse ages and nationalities, who become a tight-knit community as they travel the world together.

Turn Back Time

On Peace Boat, you can share this experience not just with your peers, but with passengers of all ages from around the world. Enjoy stimulating interactions with people from other age groups, backgrounds and cultures that can invigorate and challenge.

Make Your Own Story

The greatest journey you can ever undertake is the journey of self-discovery. A cruise with Peace Boat will expose you to different cultures, values and societies that can challenge what you think you know about the world you live in. Meeting people from around the globe and living in the moment will give you a true sense of what is important in life, and how to achieve it.


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The 115th Global Voyage
24 August 2023 – 6 December 2023

Japan, United States of America, Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama, Jamaica, United States of America, Canada, Iceland, United Kingdom, France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Singapore, China.

The 116th Global Voyage
14 December 2023 – 29 March 2024

Cruise just the way you want it: with no schedule to follow but your own. That is what Norwegian’s Freestyle Cruising provides for all their ships and itineraries. Indulge in a wide range of dining options, or perhaps a dinner and a show combination? Relax at your spacious and modern staterooms before venturing out to shore excursions of your choice.

Peace Boat Round The World Argentina
Peace Boat Round The World Artic Circle Whale Watching

The 117th Global Voyage
13 April 2024 – 25 July 2024

Japan, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Maldives, Egypt, Greece, Italy, Spain, portugal, France, United Kingdom, Finland, Russia, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland, United State of America, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Mexico, Canada.

The 118th Global Voyage
16 August 2024 – 01 December 2024

Japan, China, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Egypt, Greece, Montenegro, Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Portugal, Spain, Iceland, United State of America, Panama, Peru, Chile, Tahiti

Peace Boat Round The World Peru Machu Picchu


Relaxing Environment

With 9 passenger decks offering a spacious, relaxing environment for your around-the-world journey, Pacific World is the largest ship ever sailed in the 37-year history of Peace Boat.
Completed: 1995
Year of refurbishment: 2018
Country of building: Italy
Capacity: 2,419
Weight: 77,441 tonnes
Length: 261.3m
Width: 32.25m
Draft: 8.1m

4-Storey Atrium

The moment you step into the ship, the
grand atrium welcomes you with its 4-storey high ceiling and natural light pouring in from windows all around, through which you can gaze upon the

Cafes, Bars & Lounges

Listen to live performances by the ship’s
band, and enjoy the mellow atmosphere in the cafe, dance ‘til your heart is content at the spacious lounge, or hold a tropical drink in one hand while looking over the sea and winding down at the green outdoor relaxation space.

A Cosy & Welcoming Space

The ship is equipped with lounges, event
halls and a large theatre complete with audio and lighting system. As well as movie-viewing, Peace Boat’s popular events like dance parties and cultural school will also take place here under the spotlights.

Boat’s Activities

At the hub of Peace Boat’s activities is the
Peace Boat Center, an office space used by both staff and participants to coordinate onboard events, edit videos, produce posters, plan campaigns and publish the Peace Boat daily newspaper. The Peace Boat Center also lends support and materials necessary for self-planned events, and daily activities onboard.

Feel the Sea Breeze in the Open Air

Open decks on the upper floors offer a
panoramic view of the ocean. You can take a stroll and appreciate the scenery or
hold a drink in your hand as you catch some sun next to the pools. Watching movies played on the giant LCD screen under the starry sky with the sound of waves in the background is something only possible on this cruise, and will certainly give you a whole new perspective to watching movies.

Adding Flavours to Your Cruise

Food is arguably the quintessential part of
travel. As the cruise journeys to different parts of the world, the restaurants will serve signature dishes of our destinations made with fresh and locally sourced ingredients, to give your taste buds an around-the-world journey. Other times, a variety of healthy meals with Japanese cuisine forming the centrepiece will be served to ensure a well-balanced intake of nutrients while keeping the culinary experience fresh.

A Cruise of Beauty & Well-being

For our health and beauty conscious
guests, we have also prepared a series of services and facilities to meet your needs. Pamper yourself with massage therapies and other cosmetic treatments at our spa that features a breathtaking sea view. Or break some sweat at our well-equipped fitness centre.

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