Royal Caribbean International, the cruise line that delivers the "Wow!" and the one that put a surfing simulator, rock-climbing walls, ice-skating rinks and other innovative amenities on cruise ships. Whether you''''''''ve sailed before or have just seen the ads, you may have the sense that they are not your average cruise line.
With more than 170 destinations worldwide and an amazing array of exciting shore excursions and cruisetour options, there is the opportunity to try something new - whether it''''''''s glacier-trekking in Alaska, cave-tubing in Belize, biking through the vineyards of Dubrovnik, Croatia or experiencing the wonders of China.
As the "Get Out There" cruise alternative, Royal Caribbean ships offer itineraries, activities and amenities designed to appeal to every taste, energy level and age group giving guests the opportunity to create their own adventure.
And there’s entertainment from morning until night! From the tinkling steel-pan sounds of the calypso band that entertain you around the pool, to the lights, costumes and make-up, and the show-stopping numbers in there fabulous West-End style productions, there''''''''s a fantastic variety of entertainment for you to enjoy. For the younger one’s there is Adventure Ocean, a complimentary program of fun and educational activities open to all guests ages 3-17. Youngsters get to learn about local customs, do cool science experiments, and make great new friends. Teens can also meet and relax in the laid-back Living Room lounge, or dance late into the night at Fuel, the teen-only nightclub.
Twenty one magnificent ships in five outstanding classes (or “families” as they are sometimes known) offer you a dynamic choice of cruising options. Each one of the families has a ship to suit someone. From the intimate elegance and relaxed surroundings of the Vision Class ships to the sophisticated design and amazing views of the Radiance Class ships. Then there’s the larger-than-life Voyager Class incredible size allows for a host of innovative on board features. And the new Freedom Class will be the biggest and most innovative in the world.
In May 2007, Royal Caribbean proudly welcomed the newest addition to the fleet, Liberty of the Seas, sister ship to the popular Freedom of the Seas. As the world''''''''s largest and most innovative ships, Liberty and Freedom feature signature-class amenities such as the FlowRider surfing simulator, a 14-person family suite and cantilevered whirlpools suspended 112 feet above the sea. Liberty of the Seas will be followed by a sister ship, Independence of the Seas, in May 2008.