MS Maxima

Former names: TUI Maxima, Maxima1

MS Maxima last position

MS Maxima last location was at Europe Inland (coordinates 48.22664 N / 14.51000 E) cruising en route to ENNS. The AIS position was reported 2 days ago.

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Specifications of MS Maxima

Year built2003  /  Age: 17
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderHDW-Nobiskrug GmbH (Rendsburg, Germany)
OwnerPremicon AG
OperatorNicko Cruises
Speed13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph
Length (LOA)127 m / 417 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Passengers180
Crew40
Decks4
Cabins90
Decks with cabins3
Sister-shipsMS Bolero
Former namesTUI Maxima, Maxima1

MS Maxima Itineraries

DateItineraryDeparture PortPrice from
2020 Jul 10 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $401
2020 Jul 15 14 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $1116
2020 Jul 29 11 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $1049
2020 Aug 09 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $669
2020 Aug 14 3 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest Passau $311
2020 Aug 31 4 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau Budapest $445
2020 Sep 04 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $669
2020 Sep 09 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $669
2020 Sep 14 14 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $2066
2020 Sep 28 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $557
2020 Oct 03 14 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $1339
2020 Oct 17 14 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $1116
2020 Oct 31 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $669
2020 Nov 29 4 days, round-trip Rhine with Maxima Nuremberg $334
2020 Dec 03 4 days, round-trip Rhine with Maxima Nuremberg $389
2020 Dec 07 4 days, round-trip Rhine with Maxima Nuremberg $389
2020 Dec 11 4 days, round-trip Rhine with Maxima Nuremberg $389
2020 Dec 15 4 days, round-trip Rhine with Maxima Nuremberg $334
2021 Aug 31 11 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $1674
2021 Sep 11 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $781
2021 Sep 16 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $781
2021 Sep 21 16 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $2401
2021 Oct 07 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $658
2021 Oct 12 16 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $2177
2021 Oct 28 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $557
2021 Nov 02 5 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $557
2021 Nov 29 4 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $334
2021 Dec 03 4 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $389
2021 Dec 07 4 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $389
2021 Dec 11 4 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $389
2021 Dec 15 4 days, round-trip Danube with Maxima Passau $334

MS Maxima Review

Review of MS Maxima

MS Maxima cruise ship was built in 2003 in Rendsburg (Germany), with sistership the fleetmate MS Bolero. Currently, the riverboat is owned by the Munich-based company Premicon AG (owner of KD Cruises / Koln-Dusseldorfer Deutsche Rheinschiffahrt) and operated under charter by Stuttgart-based cruisetour company Nicko Tours. MS Maxima cruises on Danube River, with roundtrip departures from Budapest and Passau.

MS Maxima river cruise ship

Cabins

MS Maxima ship has a total of 90 cabins for 180 passengers. All cabins are outside, equally-sized (16 m2 / 170 ft2) and equipped with 2 lower beds (twins convertible to double bed), bedside tables, wardrobe, mirrored dressing table (writing desk) with chair, en-suite bathroom (shower, WC, wash basin), hairdryer, flat TV (satellite reception), electronic safe box (in the closet), phone (intercom / onboard only), individually controlled air-conditioning.

Main Deck cabins are with 2 lower beds (twins convertible to double bed) and 1 large (rounded) Porthole (non-opening window).

All Middle and Upper decks cabins are French Balcony staterooms with floor-ceiling sliding glass doors opening to a railing (false balcony). Upper Deck cabins are with either 2 lower beds (1 twin, 1 sofabed) or 1 double bed (1,5 x 2 m) with 2 mattresses.

On request, some cabins can be booked as Triples (by adding additional foldaway bed).

Shipboard amenities

MS Maxima ship has a midship-located Dining Room Restaurant (Upper Deck) with floor-ceiling windows, single-seating capacity and open seating arrangement. Dining Room menu includes both traditional dishes (itinerary-based on visited countries) and international cuisine specialties. Fine wines and gourmet delicacies are also offered. The culinary highlight of each voyage is the Gala Dinner held here, with exquisite menu and ice parade.

Also on Upper Deck (forward) is the Bar Lounge with floor-ceiling windows, comfortable seating (3-seat round tables with chairs), grand piano (live performances by resident pianist) and full-service Bar. Onboard entertainment includes daily live music performances, cooking demonstrations, quiz games, bingo, crew show, themed dance nights, enrichment lectures and media presentations (related to the cruisetour itinerary's destinations, ports, excursions). Adjacent to the Lounge are Tour Office (Cruise Director, excursions information and booking) and Library (books, playing cards, board games),

On Upper Deck forward-portside and midship-starboard are located two Outdoor Promenades (Lido terraces) accessible to passengers.

On Middle Deck is the Lobby area with two ship entrances, small seating area, Reception Desk (24-hour guest services and assistance) and Boutique (Gift Shop). Three staircases connect all decks, including a sweeping starcase in the Atrium (covered with SkyLight). Forward on Middle Deck is the wellness complex, consisting of Fitness (small Gym Room), Sauna, Relax Room (with large round window, Jacuzzi whirlpool and relaxation beds).

MS Maxima river cruise ship

Sun Deck has retractable Awnings (shaded seating areas with 4-seat tables and chairs, full bar service), SkyLight (glass roof over the Atrium / Lobby) and sunbathing area (midship) furnished with padded loungers and deckchairs. The ship has no Hair Salon (hairdresser and barber services), Spa (massage room), Lift (passenger elevator), deckgames area, Swimming Pool, Sun Deck's wheelhouse, all railings and awnings are retractable to allow passing under low bridges.

The cruise company offers optional shore excursions (not included in cruisetour fares) in each of the visited ports. Land tours include sightseeing tours, city walks, cycling tours, bus travel to nearby tourist destinations. On all guided shore excursions are provided complimentary portable audio headsets.

MS Maxima river cruise deals are inclusive of all onboard meals (breakfast buffet, waiter-served lunch and dinner, afternoon coffee with cake, midnight snacks), Welcome Cocktail party, Welcome Dinner, Gala Dinner, onboard entertainment, ship tour, port taxes. Cruisetour deals don't include flights, transfers, excursions, insurance, gratuities, beverages, personal expenses.

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