Japan-flagged luxury cruise ship ‘ASUKAII’ calls at Sanya port
"ASUKAII", the Japan-flagged luxury cruise ship carrying nearly 696 passengers berthed at Sanya Phoenix International Cruise Terminal for the first time on 5th Feb.
The cruise ship cruised out of Kobe, Japan to start its international voyage. After its stopover in Xiamen and Hong Kong, Sanya was its third stop in China.
Owned and operated by Nippon Yusen Kaisha, "ASUKAII" is dubbed as "Floating Five-star Hotel". The 50,142-ton cruise ship is 791 feet in length and 98 feet in breadth, and has a draught of 25 feet.
According to the Sanya Phoenix International Cruise Terminal, 118 cruise ships are confirmed to call at the terminal this year up to now, which are expected to carry nearly 200,000 inbound and outbound passengers.