Adora Magic City (Chinese: 爱达·魔都号) is a cruise ship operated by Asian cruise line Adora Cruises. It is a Vista-class cruise ship, the first built in China. It embarked on its first commercial voyage on January 1, 2024.[4]

NameAdora Magic City
OwnerCarnival Corporation & plc
OperatorAdora Cruises
Port of registryPanama City,  Panama
BuilderShanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Shanghai, China
CostUS$770 million
Yard numberShanghai Waigaoqiao H1508
Laid down10 November 2020[2]
Launched17 December 2021[1]
Completed4 November 2023
Maiden voyage1 January 2024[4]
StatusIn service[5][6]
General characteristics
Class and typeVista-class cruise ship
Tonnage136,201 GT[7]
  • 323.6 m (1,061 ft 8 in)[7] (overall)
  • 287.1 m (941 ft 11 in)[7] (LBP)
Beam37.2 m (122 ft 1 in)[7]
Draught8.55 m (28 ft 1 in)[7]
Depth11.2 m (36 ft 9 in)[7]
Decks14 passenger
Installed powerDiesel-electric 62,400 kW (83,700 hp)
PropulsionTwo propellers
Speed23 knots (43 km/h; 26 mph)
Capacity5,246 passengers[8]

References edit

  1. ^ "China Floats First Large Domestically Built Cruise Ship". 2021-12-17. Archived from the original on 2022-10-26. Retrieved 2021-12-18.
  2. ^ "Dry Dock Works for the First Chinese Cruise Ship Start in Shanghai". 2020-11-10. Archived from the original on 2021-09-28. Retrieved 2020-11-12.
  3. ^ a b "Data for the Vessel Adora Magic City". Cruisemapper. 2023. Retrieved 24 July 2023.
  4. ^ a b "Adora Magic City Starts Maiden Voyage as China's First Large Cruise Ship".
  5. ^ "Die Adora Magic City stach am 1. Januar 2024 zu ihrer ersten kommerziellen Kreuzfahrt nach Südkorea und Japan in See". 2 January 2024.
  6. ^ "New Year, New Ship: Adora Magic City Embarks on Maiden Voyage in China - Cruise Industry News | Cruise News".
  7. ^ a b c d e f "Adora Magic City (9871036)". LR ships in class. Lloyd's Register. Retrieved 15 April 2024.
  8. ^ "Carnival's First Chinese-Made Cruise Ship Floats Out". 6 June 2023.

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