New cruise ships making their debut in 2017:
There are some magnificent ships launching in 2017. Some are destined for the fast-growing Chinese market. The luxury sector also benefits from new ships in addition to those launched in 2016.
Seabourn Encore (Dec 16)
Small ship luxury yacht experience
Viking Sky (Feb 17)
Luxury Scandinavian cruising.
Majestic Princess (Apr 17)
Up-scale, premium cruising for the Chinese Market.
Silver Muse – (Apr 17)
Silversea ‘ultra-luxury all-inclusive ocean cruising’.
Norwegian Joy (Summer 17)
Freestyle informal cruising for the Chinese Market.
MSC Meraviglia (June 17)
Italian style, largest ship in the fast growing MSC fleet.
National Geographic Quest (Jun 17)
Small expedition ship in conjunction with Lindblad Expeditions.
Viking Sun (Nov 17)
Sister ship to Viking Sky, Luxury Scandinavian cruising.
MSC Seaside (Dec 17)
New generation of ‘Seaside themed’ cruise ship based on a beach condo experience.