Port Canaveral will be the new home port for two of the world’s newest and largest ships. Royal Caribbean just announced that the new Oasis Class Harmony of the Seas will sail from Port Canaveral beginning May 2019. The itinerary will include 7-night Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries.
Remember the Mariner and the peach color interior? Fans of this fabulous ship will be happy to know that Voyager Class Mariner of the Seas returns to Port Canaveral with 3- and 4-night itineraries to The Bahamas.
Harmony of the Seas
Harmony of the Seas will be relocated to Port Canaveral from Port Everglades beginning in May 2019. The Harmony of the Seas is currently the largest ship in the world and newest ship in the Royal Caribbean fleet. It offers innovations such as the tallest slide at sea, called the Ultimate Abyss as well as the Perfect Storm water slides and Splashaway Bay children’s water park. The ship hosts 6,687 passengers in 2,747 cabins with a crew of 2,100.
Mariner of the Seas
Mariner of the Seas will return to Port Canaveral following a $100 million upgrade. Mariner of the Seas, which has 1,557 cabins can host nearly 4,200 passengers with a crew of 1,181. She will replace RCCI’s Majesty of the Seas currently sailing from Port Canaveral with a passenger capacity of 2,744. Mariner of the Seas first arrived at Port Canaveral as a brand new Voyager Class ship in 2003 and sailed her inaugural cruise from the Port on November 14, 2003.
Check back for the exact dates and when you will be able to book your cruise.
In announcing the new itineraries, Royal Caribbean stated the Oasis of the Seas will leave Port Canaveral in 2019 and will be redeployed to PortMiami.
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