This huge floating city-like ship is owned by the Royal Caribbean Cruise Company. The total cost of building this vast floating paradise was $1.35 billion. The ship is 1184 feet long and has a weight of around, 081 GT across 18 decks. It can carry up to 6680 passengers as well as a 2200-person crew.
The ship was completed in 2018 at the Centres de l’Atlantique shipyard and was named the world’s largest cruise ship by gross tonnage, surpassing her sister ship, Harmony of the Seas.
The Symphony of the Seas is five times the size of the Titanic. It has outdoor stages, parks, high-end boutiques, and Michelin-starred restaurants. On the eighth floor, there are around 20,000 different varieties of tropical plants in the centre garden. Passengers may enjoy 22 restaurants, 4 pools, 2,759 accommodations, a full-size basketball court, an ice skating rink, and a 1400 seat theatre on the ship’s 16 decks. And also the park is a great place for visitors to spend their free time.
The entire ship is powered by engines, generating 7380 horsepower. The ship is also capable of travelling at an average speed of 41 kilometres per hour. In addition, the ship consumes about 66,000 gallons of fuel per day.
Onboard, The perfect storm water slides offer the opportunity to have an adventurous experience with the water, as well as there are a variety of sports with the water in the Zip Line. Small children love the Symphony Dunes on the ship. You can also see artists dancing on the ice at the Studio B centre ice rink in a variety of beautiful colours. The movie, which airs at the Royal Theatre, can be viewed from the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors of the ship. The Aqua Theater, an Olympic-style aquatic theatre, is also a place where you can enjoy a variety of adventures with water.
The ship’s main dining area spans the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors, and you can even enjoy a variety of traditional meals. The Windjammer Marketplace, a private restaurant with delicious food, offers a wide variety of sweets and treats. Also, Izumi, Sorrento’s, Johnny Rockets, Jamie’s Italian Foods can even buy and taste dishes from different countries.
The ship specializes in Chop Grilles on the eighth floor of the ship, as well as cocktails that can be filled automatically by ordering from the Bionic Bar. In addition to the various bar halls, there is also a shopping mall owned by the shipping company. Sugar Beach is a place where you can buy a variety of flavoured chocolates and drinks and a variety of sweets. The ship also has various gymnasiums and fatigue-relieving stops.
Many rich tourists around the world come on this ship to spending their beautiful vacations. Adequate time and money are essential for travellers to experience the splendour of the ship. So, if you have both, this is a great chance for you.