Azamara Pursuit to be refurbished at iconic Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast

09 Jan 2018

Azamara Club Cruises’ upcoming new ship, Azamara Pursuit will be refurbished at the iconic Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast it has been announced. As part of the new plans, a new maiden voyage has also gone on sale departing Southampton on 1 August for 12 nights to Norway.

Currently sailing with P&O Cruises as Adonia, Azamara Pursuit, which is identical to sister ships Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest, has seen incredible demand from the UK cruise market.

Larry Pimentel, President and CEO of Azamara Club Cruises, said: “We’ve seen unprecedented support from the UK market for Azamara Pursuit, so we are delighted to be able to show our recognition of this by allowing its transformational journey to take place here. We’ve seen double the UK demand for Azamara Pursuit than we usually see for its sister ships, so this is a really exciting time for us as a brand.”

Azamara Pursuit will enter the iconic Harland & Wolff shipyard, famed for building Titanic, this spring and will receive an extensive interior makeover. The ship will offer three sailings from Southampton, where it will also be officially christened. UK cruisers will be able to visit some of the best places in Europe, including Norway, Iceland & Ireland, as well as a journey to the Mediterranean.

Azamara Pursuit cruises from Southampton currently start from £2415pp for 12 nights. Call 0800 368 9059 to book.