Symphony of the Seas, largest cruise liner in the world, made its first stop in the US — in Florida.
360-meter giant, released in flight 12 days ago from Spanish Barcelona, arrived in Miami today before dawn, 9 November.
Home is where your port is. Retweet to welcome #SymphonyoftheSeas to Miami. pic.twitter.com/VF15MPD5RT
— Royal Caribbean (@RoyalCaribbean) November 9, 2018
As described in the company Royal Caribbean, which owns the liner, from 17 November it will begin year round weekly flights into the Caribbean sea from Miami.
Symphony of the Seas was built at the same shipyard in France that her «sister» Harmony of the Seas, hitherto considered the largest cruise ship in the world.
The ship has 18 decks. Here was first proposed 2-storey family cabins luxury. In Symphony of the Seas has many rides and a bar, where drinks pouring robot. Also on the ship is:
- 3 pools,
- water Park,
- ice rink,
- 2 walls for climbing,
- basketball court and
- 2 «the street» with restaurants, bars and boutiques — indoor and outdoor, where even the trees are planted.
Symphony of the Seas can accommodate up to 6 680 passengers and 2,200 crew members. The ship was built over 3 years, spending more than $1 billion.
Friends, I give you the world’s largest cruise ship, @RoyalCaribbean’s Symphony of the Seas. It’s right here in Central Florida this morning, in port @PortCanaveral.
This ship is so large, we can easily see it from this camera in Cocoa Beach! pic.twitter.com/aOBpjAJ5GE
— Rusty McCranie (@RMcCranieWFTV) November 8, 2018
Symphony of the Seas and Harmony of the Seas — the newest ships of the company. While it is not known whether Royal Caribbean to build another ship, which will surpass the «Symphony of the seas.» In all, 25 Royal Caribbean cruise ships.
We will remind, recently in Florida, a cruise liner in the open ocean, suddenly lurched to the side.