Many of the world’s cruise lines are ramping up for 2017’s vacation seasons. In fact, there are several who are even getting set to debut their latest and greatest ships! If you’ve got a flavor for the new, then we’ve got a real treat for you, because we’re going to take a look at 8 brand-new cruise ships that will be embarking in 2017. From ones from major ocean-going cruise lines to some that offer stunning river cruises, there’s something here for everyone. So, let’s take a look!
Operating out of Amsterdam, this beautiful river cruise boat will debut in March and features an on-deck heated pool complete with a swim-up bar.
2. Norwegian Joy
This massive ship from Norwegian was built specifically to cater to those in the Asian market. It will start taking on passengers in the spring of this year.
3. Viking Sky
Viking has quickly become known for its luxurious ships, and the brand-new sky will begin travelling to far-flung destinations beginning in February.
4. Viking Sun
Towards the end of the year, Viking will also herald the debut of another new ship, which will be almost identical to the Viking Sky.
5. Majestic Princess
This new cruise ship from Princess Cruises will be able to take on up to 3,560 passengers, and all of its outside cabins feature balconies. It debuts this summer!
6. National Geographic Quest
Folks that are looking for a boat that’s going to offer an adventure and not your ordinary cruise should check out this one debuting in June.
7. MSC Merviglia
With a pool deck intent on capturing a vibe like South Beach, this 4,500-passenger boat will be debuting in May of this year.
8. MSC Seaside
The Merviglia isn’t the only MSC cruise ship making its debut this year, though. We’ll also get to check out the 4,160-passenger Seaside, which will boast the longest zipline on any cruise ship in the world.
9. Silver Muse
Silversea is quickly becoming known as one of the most luxurious cruise lines on the oceans. Their new ship, the Muse, will make its stunning debut in the spring of this year.