According to news reports, Royal Caribbean International has announced that cruise ship Oasis of the Seas, will be sailing in Europe for a short autumn season next year, bookings for which are now open. A 12-night eastbound cruise from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Barcelona will depart on September 1 and a 13-night westbound cruise to Port Everglades from Rotterdam on October 14. One can also embark the westbound trans-Atlantic cruise at Southampton on October 15.
“The Oasis-class vacation experience finds its way to the bucket list of every travel enthusiast. Indian vacationers will now be able combine Europe’s rich cultures and history with the worlds largest and most innovative cruise ship for a unique and ultimate holiday. Convenient access to Europe for Indian travellers will further augment the ship’s popularity in our country enabling more guests to partake in first-at-sea innovations and exceptional onboard amenities,” said Ratna Chadha, Chief Executive, TIRUN Travel Marketing, India Representative of Royal Caribbean International.
The report also stated that the Oasis of the Seas will offer amenities and concepts such as an 82-foot-long zip line, a handcrafted carousel, the Rising Tide elevating bar, Broadway musicals, the Aquatheater high-diving performance venue, and Central Park with more than 12,000 live trees and plants, among others. Guests will also be able to enjoy family-themed and kid-centric programmes aboard Oasis of the Seas.