Dreaming of having the luxurious time to cruise across famous regions from Rome to Shanghai on a regal cruise ship that’s complete with everything you need from food to entertainment? Now you can buy that time and be on board The Majestic Princess Ship.
Princess Cruises’ most stylish and luxurious ship, the Majestic Princess made her maiden call to Port Klang last Saturday, June 17 after coming from Penang as their second stop in the Southeast Asian region and FEMALE got to witness its majestic beauty!
Here are 6 reasons why you should be on board the Majestic Princess Cruise…
The Biggest and Most Stylish Cruise Ship
The latest addition to the Princess Cruises’ Royal class ships, is the largest installment in the fleet, which includes the Regal and Royal Princess. Princess Cruise is owned by the world’s largest travel leisure company, Carnival Corporation based in the US.
The Majestic Princess embarked on her ‘Silk Road Sea Route’ on May 21, a 49-days journey from Rome to Shanghai, making stops at 22 ports which includes Athens, Dubai, Cochin, Singapore, and Xiamen before making homeport in China in July.
The grand ship stretches about 1,083 feet long with 19 decks in total and weighs a 143,000 tonne. With the capacity to fit 3,560 guests on board the ship, you can take your pick from the 1,780 guests cabins from suites with private balconies to inside cabins. Some of the rooms feature the Princess Luxury Bed which is created with the help of a certified sleep specialist to give you the best sleep on board.
Besides that, they’ve also got a complete Asian market-oriented facilities and amenities like the largest duty-free shopping on board any cruise ship with 1,100 square meter luxury boutiques near the Piazza with brands such as Bvlgari, Cartier, and Chopard.
Their gaming lounge lets you play and connect with your friends, family and other guests over board games and live shows as well as static and electronic Mahjong tables for all to enjoy. For those who don’t prefer to tan out under the sun, they can enjoy the indoor swimming pool – Hollywood Pool Club which doubles as a nightclub.
Indoor Hollywood Pool Club
Sing your heart out at sea with at one of their 6 private karaoke suites with unique themed decors and top-quality audio and video systems offering popular songs in China, US and Europe.
Sing on the Sea Karaoke room
World Class Dining
Enjoy world-class dining experience with two specialty dinner menus by Michelin star-awarded chefs. You can savour the taste of sophisticated Cantonese dishes at Harmony designed by Famous Michelin Cantonese Chef, Richard Chen. He was awarded the Michelin star back when he was working as the Executive Chef at Wing Lei at The Wynn, making it the only Chinese restaurant in North America with the prestigious honour.
Want something more foreign? How about French? Indulge yourself with French delicacies at La Mer made by 3 Michelin star chef, Emmanuel Renaut who also holds the prestigious title, Best Craftsman of France and owns a 3 Michelin star restaurant, Flocons de sel. He makes new French food with a modern twist.
Want a bit more heart-pumping activity? Take walk on their cool over-the-ocean glass walkway – The SeaWalk. This 60 feet long first of it’s kind at sea attraction cantilevers 128 feet above the sea waters and extending 28 feet from the side of the ship, giving you a fantastic and thrilling view of the seascape!
It’s fitting that Princess Cruise is named the ‘Best Cruise Line for Families’ as they’ve got facilities that not only lets you enjoy the fresh ocean breeze but also provide complimentary family enrichments to help boost the growth and development of young minds. Their Youth and Teen Centres are developed together with Discovery Communications, California Science Centre, as well as educators from MIT and Standford University.
Camp Discovery THE TREEHOUSE
Immerse yourself in Fantastic Journey, a technologically advanced, musical and cinematic experience. Take in the 3D-mapped graphics, high flying silk aerialists, Swarovski-embellished costumes and performances by all-star global casts featuring songs from Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and Michael Jackson. They also use drones in the production show, a first at sea. Apart from that, you can also enjoy outstanding performances at their Princess Theatre opening the stage with live musicals inspired by famous Broadway hits like West Side Story, A Chorus Line, and Chicago.
The Majestic Princess will continue will set sail again next year offering a two weeks Grand Asia voyage next year from Shanghai to Singapore on 25 February and from Singapore to Shanghai on 11 March. The grandeur ship will also make its deployment in Australia from September next year to March 2019 before she returns back to China.
If you’re looking to go somewhere closer to home, Sapphire Princess will be homeported in Singapore from November 2017 to March 2018 and will make eight visits to Port Klang bringing 2,670 guests each time. Sapphire Princess will also be making eight calls to Penang, three to Langkawi and four to Kota Kinabalu.
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