TUI Cruises have taken delivery of its brand new cruise ship Mein Schiff 1. The ship was delivered to the cruise line on 25 April 2018 at Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland.
At 111,500 gross tonne Mein Schiff 1 is the largest ship ever built for TUI Cruises. The new ship measures 315 metres in length, 20 meters longer than the previous new build for TUI Cruises. The new ship also features an additional 180 passenger staterooms, with a double occupancy guest capacity of 2,894.
The larger ship also features new guest experiences and technical improvements. Mein Schiff 1 is 10 percent more energy efficient per passenger than the previous new build Mein Schiff 6.
Mein Schiff 1 will be officially christened by German beach volleyball stars Kira Walkenhorst and Laura Ludwig in Hamburg, Germany on 11 May 2018.