Royal Caribbean International voted 'Favourite Cruise' by Outlook Traveller

NEW DELHI, March 28, 2014 - Global cruise line Royal Caribbean International has been named the 'Favourite Cruise' for 2013 by Outlook Traveller, India's leading travel magazine. Royal Caribbean was voted winner by the magazine's readers as part of its annual Outlook Traveller Survey.

The survey was conducted in 2013 with over 7,500 respondents and was validated by global market research company IPSOS, which is an authoritative benchmark of consumer preferences in the areas of travel and tourism across 40 categories, including hotels, airlines and holiday destinations.

With 21 ships sailing in 72 countries on six continents including Asia, Alaska and the Mediterranean, Royal Caribbean is renowned for its wide range of innovative and exciting activities and amenities for guests of all ages spanning the Royal Promenade, ice skating rink and DreamWorks entertainment on its Mariner of the Seas and Voyager of the Seas in Asia, to the Zip Line, Aqua Theater and Central Park on the world's largest ships, Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas in the Caribbean. Most of all, guests are treated to the brand's hallmark friendly, engaging and personal Gold Anchor Service.

Ratna Chadha, Chief Executive, TIRUN Travel Marketing that is Royal Caribbean's India International Representative said, "We thank Outlook Traveller readers as well as our customers and travel agents for their recognition and strong support in winning this highly-esteemed travel award. This underscores the significant rise in Royal Caribbean's standing in the Indian market, especially with the deployment of Asia's largest Voyager Class ships to the region and the fleet-wide revitalisation in the last two years. We aim to win over even more travellers in India in the years to come, with our brand's continuous innovations such as the new upcoming Quantum Class ships and our high service standards that are redefining the cruising experience in Asia."