Salamis Cruise Lines sells Salamis Filoxenia

Salamis Filoxenia in Beirut

Salamis Cruise Lines has announced on the Cyprus Stock Exchange the sale of the Salamis Filoxenia, its sole cruise ship, to a company in the UAE. Salamis has not announced any immediate plans to replace it.

Rhapsody of the Seas

Rhapsody of the Seas from Limassol

Rhapsody of the Seas will be cruising around the Eastern Mediterranean for the 2022 cruising season. For a small number of cruise sailings, it will be possible to board the Rhapsody of the Seas in Limassol, Cyprus. The number of available cabins are limited as its home port is in Israel.

MSC Lirica deck plans

MSC Lirica Cross Section

Detailed deck plans for guest levels on MSC Cruises’ MSC Lirica. Accommodation plans and common areas.

MSC Lirica

MSC Lirica Cruises From Limassol, Cyprus

For 2022 the elegant MSC Lirica calls Limassol its homeport! For a second year in a row a major cruise line offers cruises with a cruise ship of the highest caliber from Cyprus.

A series of 16 seven-day cruises departing from Limassol on Saturdays is scheduled, spanning from July to October. The itineraries are relatively similar, making calls in various Greek island and mainland Greece.

Jewel of the Seas deck plans

Jewel of the Seas arriving in Oslo

Detailed deck plans for guest levels on Royal Caribbean’s Jewel of the Seas cruise ship. Accommodation plans and common areas.

Jewel of the Seas

Jewel of the Seas

Jewel of the Seas call Limassol its homeport for the summer of 2021! It is the first time a cruise ship of such a caliber is available for a whole season out of Cyprus. The Jewel of the Seas is a magnificent cruiser made her maiden voyage in 2004 and was refurbished in 2017. It can carry over 2,100 passengers and has a towering 13 deck configuration.

A series of 16 seven-day cruises departing from Limassol on Saturdays is scheduled, spanning from July to October. The itineraries are relatively similar, making calls in various Greek island and mainland Greece.

Salamis Filoxenia

Salamis Filoxenia

The Salamis Filoxenia can comfortably carry 850 passengers in its suites and cabins, with the great majority of them being sea facing ones. Maximum cruising speed is 16 knots and it has a length of 157 meters.  Facilities include sky bar with panoramic views, lounge with nightly show, swimming pool, casino, gym, sauna, children’s play room, internet cafe and a duty free shop.  All cabins have air conditioning and shower or bath with WC as well as flat screen TVs with satellite reception.