The AIDAcosmawhich is owned by the German line AIDA Cruises, caused quite a stir when it first arrived at the new Dubai Harbor Cruise Terminal on 17 November.
The light show illuminating the 800-meter-high Ain Dubai Ferris wheel and the dance and music performance of the German DJ Alle Farben announced the ship’s first arrival at the port in the Middle East.
AIDAcosma Launches the Winter Series of Orient Cruises
Officials from the Cruise Line, Dubai Port Authority, Dubai Harbor Cruise Terminal and the ship’s Captain Tommy Möller and CEO Nicolas Goelen held a plaque ceremony to mark the ship’s arrival in Dubai and the launch of AIDA Cruises’ Orient winter cruise. timetable.
The region is one of the most popular cruise destinations for German vacationers during the winter months, said Carnival Corp., Cruise Line’s parent company.
Carnival Corp. played a key role in the development of the new Dubai terminal. In 2018, Carnival entered into a strategic partnership with Shamal Holding to transform Dubai into the region’s premier maritime tourism hub.
Part of the agreement is the construction of the Dubai Cruise Terminal, which It opened in December 2021 and serves as a major hub for Carnival Corp.’s passenger and transit operations in the region.
Built in 2021, the 6,654-passenger ship set sail from Dubai on November 20 for a 7-day Middle East cruise between Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
On cruises from Dubai, the ship visits Doha, Qatar, Muscat, Oman and Abu Dhabi. Certain itineraries include a port of call in Bahrain, as well as Sir Ban Yas Island in the United Arab Emirates, where guests can visit the Arabian Wildlife Park and several archaeological sites.
Guests can board the ship in Dubai or Abu Dhabi for a 7-day cruise, or combine two cruises into a 14-day cruise. The series of cruises is scheduled to continue until mid-April, when AIDAcosma will relocate to the Western Mediterranean and embark on 7-day spring and summer cruises between Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca.
Fun Park, virtual reality on board AIDAcosma.
The 16th AIDAcosma It has an Ocean Deck that spans four decks and offers panoramic ocean views, as well as an infinity pool on the stern of the ship.
For children, the Fun Park keeps youngsters entertained with a large indoor playground and Boulder Wall. In addition, the new onboard AIDAcosma is a marine virtual reality attraction, YULLBE GO, where guests can choose from four virtual game worlds.
The ship has 17 restaurants and 23 bars and cafes. AIDAcosma, the cruise line’s second liquefied natural gas ship He was baptized in Hamburg in April 2022.