SuperStar Virgo Departs Tianjin for Maiden Voyage

By ,   October 2, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

The latest flagship liner of Star Cruises, SuperStar Virgo, has started her maiden voyage from port of Tianjin in north China.

The ship is 268 metres long, 32 metres wide, with a GT of 75,000 tonnes. It features 935 cabins, that can accommodate a total of around 2,500 passengers.

SuperStar Virgo has more than 10 restaurants and bars, a duty-free shop, gym, mini golf and other recreational facilities.

SuperStar Virgo cruise ship

It will visit the ports of Kagoshima, BeppuFukuoka and Nagasaki after departing from Tianjin.

Cruise tourism is currently booming in China. An estimated 29,000 tourists are expected in port of Tianjin during the week-long National Day holiday.