The 190-passenger river cruise ship feature 2 restaurants and offer Danube cruises starting in 2022. The maiden voyage is scheduled to depart from Amsterdam Holland to Budapest Hungary Vienna Austria and Tulcea Romania.
Celebrity chef Mark Sargeant is expected to join selected sailings when Spirit of the Danube boat enters service. He will unveil a signature dish in one of the dining venues. TV presenter and natural historian Miranda Krestovnikoff, horticulturist Sir Roddy Llewellyn, and antiques expert Eric Knowles will join other Spirit of the Danube cruises.
The ship’s official keel-laying ceremony took place on Wednesday, February 10, at Vahali Shipyard in Zasavica (Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia).