Princess Cruises takes delivery of newest ship

Princess Cruises takes delivery of newest ship

Princess Cruises today took delivery of the 3,660-guest Sky Princess, the 18th ship to join its fleet, at an official handover ceremony at the Fincantieri Shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. The 143,000-tonne vessel is the first purpose-built Princess MedallionClass ship. It features an evolution of the design platform used for its three sister ships: Royal Princess, [...]

Princess Cruises unveils new virtual reality production show

Princess Cruises unveils new virtual reality production show

Princess Cruises has revealed details of a new production show - ‘5-SKIES’ - which will debut onboard the line’s newest ships, Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess. Created exclusively for Princess Cruises, the show will transport guests into a virtual reality gaming world through a series of digital effects, acrobatics, elaborate sets and unique costumes. The [...]

Princess Cruises to feature in TV series ‘Monster Ships’

Princess Cruises to feature in TV series ‘Monster Ships’

Princess Cruises’ 3,080-guest ship, Crown Princess, will appear in an episode of a new TV documentary, ‘Monster Ships’. The episode will air on UKTV’s Yesterday Channel on Thursday 3 October at 8pm. Providing a behind-the-scenes look at the workings of a cruise ship, the hour long episode follows Crown Princess as she sails a 10-day [...]

Princess Cruises unveils 2021 Canada & New England cruises

Princess Cruises unveils 2021 Canada & New England cruises

Princess Cruises has announced its Canada & New England voyages departing throughout summer and autumn 2021. The 2021 programme, which goes on sale from September 18, 2019, offers holidaymakers a choice of 17 cruises, visiting 18 destinations on seven itineraries. Princess will have three ships in the region, with voyages ranging in length from seven [...]

Princess Cruises completes sea trials of newest ship

Princess Cruises completes sea trials of newest ship

Princess Cruises has accomplished another major milestone in preparation for the launch of its newest ship, Sky Princess, by completing the vessel’s sea trials. The 3,660-guest cruise ship set out to sea from a construction dock at Fincantieri Shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy and was put through its paces with a series of manoeuvres to test [...]

Free stateroom upgrades on offer from Princess Cruises

Free stateroom upgrades on offer from Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises is offering holidaymakers free stateroom upgrades on nearly 1250 voyages setting sail in 2019, 2020 and 2021. The offer runs from September 4 – October 31, 2019. Guests booking an ocean view stateroom can take advantage of a free upgrade to a balcony, whilst those sailing on Princess’ five newest ships – Royal [...]

Princess Cruises unveils new production show to debut onboard Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess

Princess Cruises unveils new production show to debut onboard Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess

Princess Cruises has revealed details of its newest production show, ‘Rock Opera’. Created exclusively for Princess Cruises, Rock Opera will feature avant-garde inspired costumes, a musical soundtrack spanning classic rock, musical theatre and opera, as well as songs performed in a variety of languages – English, Spanish and Latin, and sign language. The show will [...]