Seabourn’s latest luxury cruise ship, Seabourn Encore, has officially been handed over from the shipyard ahead of its maiden voyage.
The ceremony took place at the Marghera shipyard, near Venice, where the 40, 350 GT ship will embark on its inaugural voyage on December 4 out of Piraeus.
“We have been looking forward to this day for over two years. Seabourn Encore has become a stunning ship that will set a new standard in ultra-luxury cruising,” said Richard Meadows, President of Seabourn. “I am very proud of our partnership with Fincantieri, and it has been a great pleasure to work together to transform raw materials into this incredible vessel that will make a great addition to the Seabourn fleet.”
Seabourn Encore will be officially christened at a ceremony in Singapore on January 7, 2017 by international recording artist, Sarah Brightman, who will act as the godmother for Seabourn Encore.