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One Step Away from Celebrity Apex Ship

6 minutes read • February 28th, 2020
There's only a month before the next groundbreaking new cruise ship of Celebrity Cruises joins her family. The sister of Celebrity Edge, she aims to continue the revolution in the cruise line's fleet. And the whole cruise world holds its breath as the liner prepares to enter service.
Dear friends, we are just one step away from the

Celebrity Apex ship

, and we are going to visit her at the shipyard today.
Celebrity Apex ship
Photo courtesy of Celebrity Cruises

Currently, our heroine is in the final stage of construction in Saint-Nazaire, France. She will officially join her fleet on March 20, 2020. The christening ceremony will take place on March 30, 2020 in Southampton, England.
On April 1, 2020, the newbuild will depart on a 4-night preview voyage. Celebrity Apex maiden sailing will start on April 5, 2020.

Let's check her general characteristics, as well as the story of construction.
Celebrity Apex is the 2nd representative of the Celebrity Cruises Edge family of liners. She has a tonnage of 129,500 GT and can accommodate 2,910 guests. The ship has 15 decks. The total number of cabins is 1,467.
We will certainly get acquainted with the liner's onboard attractions next time – during a video tour of the liner. In the meantime, you can check the Celebrity Apex deck plan via this link.

Well, are you ready to see Celebrity Apex at the shipyard?

The first steel for the liner was cut on July 23, 2018.

On October 31, 2018, the company celebrated the ship's keel laying.

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And that was a beginning.

Revolutionary Celebrity Apex is under construction.

The liner was floated out on May 17, 2019.

She is beautiful from any angle.

Such a fantastic shot...

Such a fantastic ship...

This is our favorite view.

Celebrity Apex completed her sea trials early in February 2020.

Are you ready for a look inside?

She is almost ready for her debut, and she looks amazing.

Celebrity Apex will spend her summer 2020 in the Mediterranean. Beginning November 2020, the liner will offer Caribbean voyages from Fort Lauderdale.
We will share a video tour of the Celebrity Cruises' latest addition as soon as she sets sail, so stay tuned.

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