Top 10 Most Expensive Cruise Ships Ever Built

Transportation is not the prime purpose, as cruisers operate mostly on routes that return passengers to their originating port.

There are even “cruises to nowhere” or “nowhere voyages” where the ship makes a few days round trips without visiting any ports.

But, have you ever asked yourself which are the most expensive cruise ships ever built? If yes, this is the right article you should read. We have prepared the list of top 10 most expensive cruise ships below:

10. MS Liberty of the Seas

MS Liberty of the Seas

MS Liberty of the Seas is a Royal Caribbean International Freedom class cruise ship which entered regular service in May 2007. It was initially announced that she would be called Endeavour of the Seas, however this name was later changed. The 15-deck ship accommodates 3,634 passengers served by 1,360 crew. She was built in 18 months at the Aker Finnyards drydock in Turku, Finland, where her sister ship, Freedom of the Seas, was also built.

Cost of the ship : $800m

09. MS Freedom of the Seas

MS Freedom of the Seas

MS Freedom of the Seas is a cruise ship operated by Royal Caribbean International. It is the namesake of Royal Caribbean’s Freedom class, and can accommodate 3,634 passengers and 1,300 crew on fifteen passenger decks. Freedom of the Seas was the largest passenger ship ever built (by gross tonnage) from 2006 until construction of the Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis-class ships in late 2009.

Cost of the ship : $800m