Earlier, only those people could enjoy the pleasure of cruise which comes from affluent family. Due to advancement in technology and innovation, these things are now cheaper than they used to be earlier. Nowadays, anybody from whichever family can enjoy the cruise ships. The international industry of cruise is rapidly increasing at the very fast rate. You can avail cheap tickets for cruise ships from the cruise line and they also offer last-minute ticket booking and much more. This is best for those families which want to stay and enjoy a cruise.
According to Cruise Lines international association, they are going to introduce twenty-six new cruise ships in 2017. A report from Cruise lines international association suggests that they are going to introduce 97 new cruise ships in between 2017 to 2026 with 53 million dollar estimate investment. The cruise ships offer best vacation experience to the visitor from all over the world. As the technology is developing day by day, the cruise ships are coming in bigger sizes with lots of amenities and much more.
Here below is the list of world largest Cruise ships in 2017.
Harmony of the Seas: This cruise ship is an Oasis-class cruise ship built by STX France. Currently, it is largest cruise ships in the world in term of size and passenger capacity. This Ship Giant is launched on 19 June 2015 and owner of this cruise ship are Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. The length of this water giant is 362.12 meters with 5479 passengers’ capacity. Top speed of Harmony of the seas is 29 mile per hour.
Allure of the seas: This is another Oasis-class cruise ship owned and operated by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. This is 362 meters long cruise ship with the height of 72 meters and 60.5-meter beam. The allure of the seas is launched on 20 November 2009 at Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Passenger capacity of this ship is 5400 with a top speed of 26 miles per hour.
Oasis of the seas: Another queen from Royal Caribbean International. This is Oasis-class cruise ship owned and operated by Royal Caribbean International. This cruise ship measures 362 meters in the length of 72 meters in the height with 225.282 tonnages. The vessel has the capacity of 5400 passengers and top speed is 26 miles per hour same as Allure of the seas.
Quantum of the Seas: Quantum of the seas is owned and operated by Royal Caribbean International. This cruise ship is laid down on 2 August 2013 and launched on 9 August 2014. The length of this ship is 347 meters with 4180 passenger capacity. Top speed of this queen is around 25 mile per hour which is slower as compared to above cruise ships.
Anthem of the seas: Anthem of the seas is a sister if Quantum of the seas, it is also operated and owned by Royal Caribbean International. Capacity for passengers is 4180 with a top speed of 25 miles per hour. The 348 long Anthem of the has a maximum beam of 49.4 meters and draught of 8.8 meters.