Azamara Journey and the brand new Azamara Pursuit met for the first time on 06 August 2018 in the Norwegian town of Haugesund.
Azamara Pursuit is the newest ship in the Azamara Club Cruises fleet and is currently on its maiden voyage. The ship departed Southampton on its maiden voyage on 01 August 2018.
The maiden voyage of Azamara Pursuit is a 12-night cruise to Norwegian Fjords. The ship will visit Oslo, Kristiansand, Haugesund, Eidfjord, Bergen, Flam and Stavanger before returning to Southampton.
Azamara Club Cruises spent approximately £50 million on refurbishing the vessel before it entered service. More than 800 people who involved in project. Azamara Pursuit was also the first luxury cruise ship to ever be refurbished at the shipyard in Belfast.
The official naming of Azamara Pursuit will take place in Southampton on 28 August 2018. It will be the first time that Azamara Club Cruises has officially named a new ship.