Majestic Princess Confirmed for Napier

By ,   January 15, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

Another massive cruise ship was lined up to visit port of Napier, bringing over 24,000 travelers to the city.

Napier Port soon revealed that 70 liners were confirmed for 2018-2019 season, which would kick off via the debut visit of Majestic Princess on October 2.

Majestic Princess cruise ship

The 330-metre Majestic Princess will be the 2nd largest cruise ship ever to berth at Napier, after the 348-metre Ovation of the Seas.

Majestic Princess will call in Napier 5 times next season. There will be a ceremony onboard the vessel to mark the maiden visit on October 21, which will see the captain and Napier Port representative exchanging plaques.

A range of studies, such as simulations and mooring analysis have been undertaken to determine that Majestic Princess could berth successfully and safely at Napier Port.