by Aiken PR
THE NEW SOUND OF ADVENTURE GOES STATESIDE:
ROYAL CARIBBEAN INTERNATIONAL’S SYMPHONY OF THE SEAS MAKES US DEBUT
Miami Welcomes World’s Largest Cruise Ship for the Very First Time
Dublin, UK, 14th November 2018 – Royal Caribbean International‘s Symphony of the Seas, the new sound of adventure, has made her highly anticipated debut to the US, forever changing the status–quo on holidays for adventure–seekers everywhere. Fresh from her inaugural Europe season, the world’s largest and most adventure–packed ship sailed into her permanent, year–round home at Royal Caribbean’s brand new, state–of–the–art Terminal A at Port Miami, the largest cruise terminal in the US.
“Symphony takes family holidaying to an all new level with energy and options never before found in one place. This ship is the perfect blend of our greatest hits we know guests love and a lineup of vibrant, new restaurants, activities and unparalleled entertainment – all purposefully designed around guests’ preferences.” said Michael Bayley, President and CEO, Royal Caribbean International. “With her US homecoming this week, Symphony is changing the game for how guests of all ages holiday on our biggest and boldest vessel yet.”
The ultimate family ship, Symphony of the Seas will sail year–round 7–night Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries from Miami beginning 17th November, and will add visits to the cruise line’s highly anticipated private island in The Bahamas, Perfect Day at CocoCay, when it launches in May 2019. Designed to inspire unshakable wanderlust within guests of all ages, Symphony features a next–level collection of new experiences including:
Symphony of the Seas also features a playlist of the greatest hits that Royal Caribbean guests know and love from the iconic Oasis Class of ships:
The official naming ceremony for Symphony of the Seas will take place on 15th November2018, during the pre–inaugural celebration hosted by the ship’s first–ever Godfamily – American actors and avid Royal Caribbean fans Carlos and Alexa PenaVega, along with their toddler son Ocean
The 25th ship in Royal Caribbean’s fleet, Symphony of the Seas encompasses 228,081 gross registered tonnes, measures 238 feet tall and spans 1,188 feet in length. Each week, Symphony will welcome 5,518 guests at double occupancy in 2,759 staterooms, including 28 additional balcony rooms that overlook the ocean or the ship’s signature Boardwalk neighbourhood.