The world’s largest cruise ship, Icon of the Seas, is almost ready to start sailing from Florida. The ship, which is being built by Royal Caribbean International, is scheduled to make its inaugural voyage from Port Miami on March 31, 2024.
Icon of the Seas is a massive vessel, measuring 1,188 feet long and 160 feet wide. It has a gross tonnage of 236,857, making it slightly larger than its predecessor, Wonder of the Seas. The ship can accommodate up to 5,734 passengers and 2,300 crew members.
Icon of the Seas features a number of innovative and exciting new attractions, including:
- A two-story water park with six water slides, including the tallest water slide at sea
- A 10,000-square-foot interactive space called The Playroom, where kids can play games, build robots, and learn about science and technology
- A 7,870-square-foot adults-only solarium with a pool, hot tubs, and sunbathing areas
- A 1,380-seat theater that will host Broadway shows and other performances
- A variety of restaurants and bars, including a Japanese teppanyaki restaurant, a steakhouse, and a vegan restaurant
Icon of the Seas will sail a variety of itineraries from PortMiami, including Caribbean cruises, Bahamas cruises, and even a trans-Atlantic cruise to Europe. The ship will also offer a number of specialty cruises, such as a music cruise, a culinary cruise, and a wellness cruise.
Royal Caribbean International is billing Icon of the Seas as the “future of cruising.” The ship is packed with new and innovative features that are sure to appeal to a wide range of passengers. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly vacation, a romantic getaway, or an adults-only adventure, Icon of the Seas has something to offer everyone.
Here are some additional details about Icon of the Seas:
- The ship has 20 decks, including a Royal Esplanade that stretches the length of the ship and offers stunning views of the ocean.
- There are 18 restaurants and bars on board, serving everything from classic American fare to international cuisine.
- The ship also has a number of entertainment options, including a Broadway theater, a casino, and a nightclub.
- Icon of the Seas is equipped with the latest technology, including a virtual reality theater and a robotic bartender.
- The ship is designed to be environmentally friendly, using energy-efficient lighting and water conservation measures.
Icon of the Seas is the latest in a long line of innovative cruise ships from Royal Caribbean International. The company is known for pushing the boundaries of cruising, and Icon of the Seas is sure to continue that tradition. If you’re looking for a truly unique and unforgettable cruise experience, Icon of the Seas is the ship for you.
Here are some of the itineraries that Icon of the Seas will offer:
- 7-night Caribbean cruises from PortMiami
- 4-night Bahamas cruises from PortMiami
- 14-night trans-Atlantic cruise from PortMiami to Barcelona, Spain
- 7-night music cruise from PortMiami
- 7-night culinary cruise from PortMiami
- 7-night wellness cruise from PortMiami
Tickets for Icon of the Seas are now on sale. To learn more about the ship and to book your cruise,
visit the Royal Caribbean International website.