With the first ship in Norwegian Cruise Line’s new Prima class poised for launch in 2022, a second, Norwegian Viva, has been announced, capturing most of her sister’s essence, including all redesigned elements essential for are specific to that class. Although smaller than the newest ship classes, Breakaway and Breakaway Plus, the Prima class ships are all about distance.
Ocean Boulevard, located on deck 8 and features the ocean whalek Glass bridge, swim to the horizon in one of the two infinity pools and watch the world go by at Infinity Beach, warm up with friends by the fire pit on chilly evenings Pamper yourself in the outdoor lounge, go all in on some amazing dining options at Indulge in the Food Hall or enjoy dinner with a view from one of the oceanfront restaurants on Ocean Boulevard.
For guests seeking the ultimate luxury cruise, Norwegian Viva’s completely redesigned Haven, which includes personal concierge and butler service in the most incredible suites, also offers many exclusive amenities. guests from The sky You never have to venture too far to enjoy a private sun deck with your own infinity pool, jacuzzi, sauna and chill room as well as the most comfortable lounge areas. Enjoy exclusive menus from the private restaurant throughout the day, relax with a drink in one of the two bars and socialize with others or just relax The Haven Lounge.
Suites & Cabins
The Haven offers several accommodation options, each richly appointed with premium furnishings and luxurious bathrooms, with some featuring large balconies with private hot tubs. Though The Haven may be out of your reach, the ship’s staterooms and suites have been carefully designed with contemporary finishes and bright colors to provide the utmost comfort and tranquility. As with many of Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest ships, single travelers will appreciate the efficiently designed studio cabins with access to the studio lounge, great for mingling and making new friends. Within each room category, ranging from Interior, Oceanview, Balcony, Club Balcony & Suite, there are different attributes that allow guests to choose the perfect room location.
With the return of go-kart racing, soar up a three-story track with a longer straight and sharp turns and turns as drivers zip through the ship’s smokestack and reach speeds of up to 80 km/h Viva Speedway. After that high, the Viva Speedway Bar is the place to cool off with a drink and share experiences with fellow racers.
Go down 10 floors to continue the need for speed The case, a free-fall dry slide that hangs from the side of the ship and plunges riders into a super-fast g-force rush. On the other hand, The rush, a pair of dry slides, gives guests the chance to compete against each other as they hurtle down.
Tea time elevates the miniature golf experience with a superb nine-hole course with the splendor of a Vegas backdrop. fancy a game of darts, The porthole, takes the classic gameplay and improves it with video tracking and an instant replay feature. If virtual gaming is more your thing, this is Galaxy Pavilion, features 14 attractions including four simulator experiences, two escape rooms and TopGolf Swing Suite with state-of-the-art technology and challenging virtual courses.
Make a big impression at AquaPark with NCL’s Premiere Tidal Wave Water Slide, where guests can always catch the perfect wave. Smaller cruisers will have a great time Children’s AquaPark and parents can lounge by the pool or soak and get drinks in one of the two infinity hot tubs Waves pool bar on those coveted days at sea.
If you are traveling with children and teenagers, Norwegian Viva offers all the popular programs with special sections, including guppies (6 months to 3 years), Splash Academy (3 to 12 years) and Entourage Teen Club (13 to 17 years).
More things to do
Another popular recurring hotspot is this Vibe Beach Club. This adults-only oasis, with day and cruise passes available, has its own bar, two infinity whirlpools, and plenty of lounging space. Sit back and enjoy live performances of classic rock ‘n’ roll up close Syd Norman’s foundry house or start laughing Improvisation at Sea Comedy Club.
Exciting Norwegian Viva will set sail in summer 2023 with Mediterranean itineraries from Lisbon, Portugal, Southampton, England, Piraeus, Greece and Trieste, Italy, before moving to San Juan, Puerto Rico for the… Cruising the Caribbean in winter.
TalkingCruise will have more updates as we follow progress and new revelations from Norwegian Viva. For more details see Norwegian Cruise Line website