MS Edelweiss current position
MS Edelweiss current location is at Europe Inland (coordinates 49.13643 N / 8.36920 E) cruising en route to BASEL. The AIS position was reported 3 minutes ago.Current Position
Specifications of MS Edelweiss
|Year built||2013 / Age: 9|
|Builder||Vahali Shipyards (Belgrade, Serbia)|
|Speed||12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph|
|Length (LOA)||110 m / 361 ft|
|Beam (width)||12 m / 39 ft|
|Decks with cabins||3|
MS Edelweiss Review
Review of MS Edelweiss
MS Edelweiss was built in 2013 and her concept revolutionized river cruising industry. Edelweiss is the first riverboat of a new generation, characterized by the well-known elegant interiors by Scylla. With 90 cabins for up to 180 passengers, the 4-star cruise liner promises a luxurious experience. Ship's impressive atrium welcomes guests onboard. The decor of Edelweiss is characterized by modern design, but nevertheless, the ship is still recognizable as a member of SCYLLA family. The history of the Swiss shipping company began in 1974 with ms Scylla.
All of the cabins are outward-facing and offer French balconies or panoramic windows. State-of-the-art equipment and modern design create a unique atmosphere. All rooms are fully equipped, boasting a flat-screen TV, radio, safe, minibar, air conditioning, hairdryer, shower, and WC.
The new gastronomy concept sets new standards onboard ms Edelweiss. Two restaurants - “Jungfrau” and “Matterhorn”, and free seating for long mealtimes offer flexibility and a choice between à la carte and buffet. Furthermore, a fitness area with the latest equipment is provided.
MS Alina has a panoramic lounge (music salon) with a dance floor and bar, comfortable Lido Bar featuring a terrace, a boutique, Internet corner, spacious sun deck with a pool, putting green and sun loungers. A lift is also provided between upper, main and lower deck.
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The cruise ship ms Edelweiss collided with a cargo vessel, loaded with cars, on Waal River close to Nijmegen at around 4:00 a.m. on Wednesday...March 20, 2019
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Vessel's construction (hull and superstructure) was done at the Vahali Shipyard in Belgrade Serbia. The 1923-founded Dutch shipbuilding company (Scheepswerf En Machinefabriek Vahali BV) owns and operates yards in Serbia (Belgrade, and Zasavica) and in Holland (Gendt). Vahali Shipyard Zasavica was officially opened in 2013. Following the construction in Serbia, the cruise ship was towed to Holland for final outfitting at Scheepswerf Vahali (Gendt).
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