Prepares to take guests on a delightful cruising experience through the waters of India, Malaysia and Singapore Sets sail for South East Asian Cruise
New Delhi, June, 2016:
In a move to bring a world-class cruising experience to Indian travel enthusiasts, TIRUN, the exclusive India representative of Royal Caribbean
International has announced the arrival of the most technologically-advanced ship Ovation of the Seas in Cochin on 1st June, 2016. The Quantum-class cruise ship will set sail
from Dubai, giving guests two distinct holiday cruise packages to choose from.
In addition, with Ovation of the Seas, cruisers are given the option of segmented sailing.
With the option of segmented sailing, the cruise line offers its customers the flexibility to either board from Dubai while sailing for 6 nights to
Cochin or for 8 nights, cruising to Malaysia and Singapore from Cochin. The flexibility offered with the segmented sailing
is drawing an extremely positive response from vacationers in India and abroad.
Alongside benchmark cruise amenities of Royal Caribbean International, the ship also boasts
of several first-of-its-kind technological advancements such as skydiving, staterooms enhanced with virtual balconies and the North Pole Observatory.
It offers the signature Dynamic Dining experience which gives cruisers full creative control over their dining experience with more options to choose from,
as well as complete freedom to choose dining times, seats and special occasions.
Mrs Ratna Chadha, Chief Executive, TIRUN said, "Ovation of the Seas is one of the most highly
awaited ships on global waters and the fact that it will sail via Cochin, makes its technological splendour and WOW factor accessible to all Indian cruise
enthusiasts. Besides the remarkable innovations at sea that it offers, the segmented sailing option on the cruise ship has made it more attractive to Indian guests.
We are certain that
its maiden voyage will live up to the high expectations of guests and industry observers alike."
She further added, "It's a great feat for India that the world's most technologically advanced
ship has arrived India. The docking of the ship in Kochi is a testimony to India's emerging position as a destination of choice in global cruise travel.
It also exemplifies the constant development in infrastructural facilities
in the country which will further spur the number of ships that sail through our shores".
Ovation of the Seas also enjoys the coveted tag of being the world's fourth largest cruise ship.
Complementing its grandeur is the fact that it has 18 distinct restaurants and accommodation which includes interior staterooms with "virtual balconies" featuring
large digital screens displaying real-time views. Ovation spans 18 decks, encompasses
168,666 gross registered tons, carries 4180 guests at double occupancy and features 2091 staterooms.
TIRUN Travel Marketing is the exclusive India Representative for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. with a portfolio of 3 of its cruise brands including Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises. A leading travel marketing company, TIRUN Travel Marketing along with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. pioneered the concept of cruising in India in 1993 and continues to successfully undertake exclusive marketing and sales for the various brands while also providing operational support pan-India. Headquartered in New Delhi, the company has on ground presence in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Cochin and Pune as well as representative presence in Kolkata.
ABOUT ROYAL CARIBBEAN INTERNATIONAL: Royal Caribbean International is an award-winning global cruise brand with a 46-year legacy of innovation and introducing industry "firsts" never before seen at sea. The cruise line features an expansive and unmatched array of features and amenities only found on Royal Caribbean including, jaw-dropping, Broadway-style entertainment and industry-acclaimed programming that appeals to families and adventurous vacationers alike. Onboard, guests are catered to with the cruise line's world-renowned friendly and engaging Gold Anchor Service by every staff and crew member. Royal Caribbean has been voted "Best Cruise Line Overall" for 13 consecutive years in the Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards.
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