The world's biggest ship will sail from the port beginning November 2022 after completing its European season.
In a press release Royal Caribbean International has announced its new Wonder of the Seas will homeport at Port Canaveral beginning November 2022.
“We’re very proud to have Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas homeport here, and we look forward to welcoming her next fall,” stated Capt. John Murray, Port CEO. “This is terrific news for our entire Port community and another endorsement of our commitment to excellence in providing a world-class experience for our cruise guests.”
Here are some details on this monster:
Occupancy: 5,734 guests at double occupancy
2,300 crew members
Tonnage: 236,857 GT
210 feet wide
Wonder of the Seas is 362m long (1,188 feet) long
30 feet draft
22 knots cruising speed
18 total decks
24 guest elevators
4 bow thrusters, with 7,500 horse power each