Why is cruising from Miami so hot right now? Three more of the largest cruise ships in the world were just added to the long list of mammoth ships that are already docked in Miami. The newest ships are all ready and waiting to bring cruise passengers to destinations within the Caribbean. Hearing that some of the largest ships in the world are currently docked in Miami isn't shocking news for people who follow the cruise industry. PortMiami is officially the busiest cruise port in the world. What's more, the world's largest cruise ship is currently using Miami as its home port. Symphony of the Seas arrived in Miami in October of this year.
Let's take a look at the impressive new ships that are currently offering itineraries out of Miami. Norwegian Encore is famed for being the ship that offers the largest at-sea go-kart track in the world. There's also an outdoor arena for laser tag. In addition, Encore provides almost 30 dining and drink venues. Escape is currently offering seven-night cruises to the Eastern Caribbean out of Miami.
Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas is also offering cruises out of Miami right now. This ship just underwent a renovation totaling $165 million. The list of things to look for inside Oasis of the Seas includes a 10-story slide, bars with robotic bartenders, glow-in-the-dark laser tag and world-class restaurants. Oasis of the Seas is currently offering seven-night cruises out of Miami to both the Eastern Caribbean and the Western Caribbean.
MSC Meraviglia from the MSC Cruises family of ships is also in Miami. The ship delights guests with a two-story promenade done in Mediterranean style. MSC Meraviglia really impresses when it comes to culinary options. In fact, guests of this ship feast on creations by Michelin-starred chefs. The list of impressive eateries on the ship includes HOLA! Tapas Bar and Ocean Cay. In addition, Jean Philippe Maury's Chocolat & Café gives cruise guests the opportunity to nibble on sweets created by a world-renowned pastry chef. MSC Meraviglia is now offering seven-night cruises from Miami to the Western Caribbean.