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  Norwegian Pearl (Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL))

Norwegian Pearl | Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL)
Norwegian Pearl docked in Juneau, Alaska.
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Norwegian Pearl | Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL)
Norwegian Pearl, Papenburg-Meyer Werft 2006
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Norwegian Pearl | Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL)
cruise ship Norwegian Pearl, Alaska
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Norwegian Pearl | Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL)
Norwegian Cruise Line. Cruise ship Norwegian Pearl at Jos. L. Meyer ship yards in Papenburg, Emsland, Germany
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The Norwegian Pearl is the third of four Jewel class ships in the Norwegian Cruise Line fleet. Her sister ships are Norwegian Jewel (2005), Norwegian Jade (2006) and Norwegian Gem (2007). The ship features distinctive hull art of wonderful brightly coloured pearls. The ship was launched in 2006.

The Norwegian Pearl cruises to Alaska from Seattle, the Caribbean departing from Miami, and also has a Cruise through the Panama canal.

Norwegian Pearl was built between 2005 and 2006 at Meyer Werft ship yard in Germany. The Norwegian Pearl took its first cruise from Southampton to Miami where the ship received its name. Rosie O’Donnell is considered as the ship's Godmother.

The Free-Style dining options on the Norwegian Pearl are another common feature of the Norwegian Cruise Line. The several bars, cafes and fine dining options encourage its passengers to dare to try a new cuisine while at sea. Some of its fine dining and bars are: Lotus Garden – an Asian Restaurant, Le Bistro, La Cucina, Blue Lagoon, Mambos Latin/Tapas Restaurant, Steak house, Sushi bar, a Malting Beer & Whiskey bar, Star Bar, a Champagne bar etc and a variety of café.

Entertainment options include The Stardust theatre, a huge bowling alley, rock climbing wall, gaming centre for kids and the teens, The Tahitian Pool. For the adults, the cruise has a Pearl Club casino and a Corona Cigar Club. The Norwegian Pearl has a spa and fitness centre. It has a South Pacific Spa and salon and a Body waves fitness centre. The cruise also has a Walking and Jogging track, basket ball and Volley ball court.

Cabin accommodation includes Balcony staterooms, Ocean view staterooms, and Inside or Outside staterooms. There are also garden villas, courtyard villas, deluxe or owner’s suite and penthouses. They are well furnished and have their own private ocean view balcony, an open terrace, a yard with a private pool, and sun deck.

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Ship Summary
Operator:Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL)
Built by:Meyer Werft, Papenburg, Germany
Date Completed:2006
Gross Tonnage:93500
Length:294.13 m
Width:32.31 m