Golden Princess (Princess Cruises)
Golden Princess was the second of nine Grand style-class ships by Princess Cruises, ordered originally in February 1998.
She primarily sails from her new homeport of Melbourne, Australia during the summer. In the winter she will move to Tianjin and sail roundtrip cruises around China. She joins her part-sister Sapphire Princess who sails year-round from Shanghai – the first two ships for Princess Cruises based in China.
|Cruise Line:||Princess Cruises|
|Ship size:||Resort Ship|
|Ship length:||289.9 m|
|Ship beam:||36.0 m|
|Ship draft:||792.0 m|
|No. of decks:||17|
|Service speed:||22.5 knots|
|Onboard currency:||US Dollar|
|Registry port:||Hamilton (Bermuda)|
|Build cost:||$450 million USD|
|Entered service:||May 2001|