At this time, November 1st 2022, Superstar Cruises introduced that considered one of its Edge Class vessels will probably be making its homeport in Southampton, United Kingdom, in the course of the 2024 cruise season.
The award-winning Superstar Apex is at present scheduled to interchange the just lately revitalized Superstar Silhouette, that’s crusing Europe, and departs from Southampton. This swap is ready to open up new methods for visitors to discover Europe with Superstar Cruises in 2024.
Superstar Cruises is successfully signaling how necessary the UK market is to the cruise line trade by selecting to homeport Superstar Apex in Southampton in the course of the 2024 season.
“This really is an thrilling second for us. Having considered one of our award-winning Edge Sequence ships crusing from Southampton will provide an expertise like no different from the UK, connecting visitors to the world round them by means of the revolutionary outward-facing design and visionary areas these celebrated ships are recognized for,” states Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, the President and Chief Government Officer of Superstar Cruises.
Superstar Cruises will probably be providing 4- to 13- evening sailings departing from Southampton, from Might to November 2024 with Superstar Apex. “Vacationers can delight within the magnificence and tradition of awe-inspiring Europe, whether or not for a brief multi-city break or an prolonged journey at sea,” says Superstar Cruises.
Superstar Cruises Vice President and Managing Director of Europe, Center East, and Africa (EMEA), Jo Rzymowska added the next, “the UK has at all times been integral to the success of our model, and home-porting Superstar Apex from Southampton underlines our dedication to this market and is testomony to the energy of native client demand, supported by out formidable journey companions.”
“There’s big urge for food from UK visitors who share our curiosity for folks, locations and cultures, and our ardour for opening up the world by means of a love of journey. I’m wanting ahead to welcoming much more of our visitors on board Superstar Apex when she raises the bar for cruising from Southampton in 2024,” says Jo Rzymowska.
This debut of Superstar Apex home-porting within the UK, will probably be a primary for Superstar Cruises. Beginning off the 2024 season, Superstar Apex will head out on a 12-night Norwegian Fjords and Arctic Circle crusing.
“Vacationers will revel within the jaw-dropping surroundings of the areas capital, Tromso, in addition to Norway’s northernmost metropolis, Honnigsvag, providing breathtaking pure magnificence from mountaineering its lakes and forests beneath the midnight solar to watching humpback whales lobtail and leap in its chilly waters,” says Superstar Cruises about this preliminary Arctic Circle itinerary.
Superstar Apex will finally make its technique to hotter European waters, stating, “a lot additional south, a brand new addition to Superstar’s itineraries from Southampton embody the gorgeous island of Ibiza, boasting an eclectic panorama of conventional and fashionable tradition, a vibrant culinary scene and mesmerizing seashores within the azure waters of the Mediterranean Sea.”
The Superstar Apex will take visitors to some stunning locations, whereas moreover, the ship itself is a murals. The Superstar Apex is an award-winning cruise ship that includes a collaboration of worldwide famend designers together with British powerhouse Kelly Hoppen CBE; beloved American designer Nate Berkus; the acclaimed Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku; together with Tom Wright “whose visionary areas present the canvas for a relaxed luxurious resort at sea.”
Earlier than the beginning of the 2024 cruise season, potential Superstar Cruises visitors may also sail the continent in 2023 on all three of Superstar’s latest and groundbreaking ships, the Superstar Past, Superstar Apex, and Superstar Edge, that are all a part of Superstar Cruises’ Edge Sequence of vessels. In 2023 these ships will go to locations resembling Norway, Egypt, Portugal, Finland, Israel, and way more.
Moreover, visitors wishing to depart on their subsequent Superstar Cruises trip out of Southampton in 2023, can achieve this aboard Superstar Silhouette. This ship will proceed to make sailings out of Southampton from Might to October 2023. Onboard these sailings, visitors can go to locations resembling Iceland, Sardinia, Azores, and extra. As soon as Superstar Silhouette has concluded its season, Superstar Apex will take place within the area.
“Superstar Cruises continues to redefine cruising, taking our visitors to the world’s greatest locations on the world’s greatest locations,” says Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Superstar Cruises President and CEO.