Miami, November 9 (EFE) .- The "Symphony of the Seas", a great cruise of the Royal Caribbean company, which with its 228 tons is the largest in the world, arrived today in Miami, its doorstep and where it will be inaugurated. officially next Thursday.
The "most innovative" ship of this 362 meter long shipping company arrived in Miami from Cape Canaveral, the first port in the United States after its inaugural season in the Mediterranean.
Built in the STX France shipyard, the enormous dimensions of this ship forced the company to build a new terminal based on its size in the port of Miami, considered the most important in the world in this sector.
The vessel, with a capacity of 5,518 passengers in its 2,759 cabins, has on board a wide range of leisure activities including a canopy (zip line), ice skating rink, surf simulator, the highest slide on the high seas. , musicals, as well as a bar served as a robot.
After being officially presented at the base port next Thursday, the "Symphony of the Seas" will begin two days after its seven-night journeys through the eastern and western Caribbean.
As of May 2019, the ship will have a new stop, a private island that the company owns in the Bahamian archipelago and has called CocoCay.
"Symphony takes family vacations to a whole new level with energy and options never before found in one place," said Michael Bayley, president and CEO of Royal Caribbean International, in a statement.