World’s largest cruise ship arrives in Southampton

May 17, 2016 by Port parkingCruise shipsPort News

The world’s largest cruise ship has arrived at Southampton ahead of its maiden voyage.

The 1,188ft long Harmony of the Seas cost one billion US dollars (£695 million), can carry 6,780 guests and 2,100 crew, and took more than two-and-a-half years to construct.

The Royal Caribbean ship, which has 20 restaurants on board, will set sail for its first trip, a four-night cruise from Southampton to Rotterdam, on Sunday May 22.

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