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MS EUROPA 2

Why cruise on this ship?

All the promises of a yacht and the serenity of a small resort: on board the EUROPA 2, you can enjoy the highest level of casual luxury with a maximum of 500 guests.

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Dining

With an eye for detail, the EUROPA 2 chefs are constantly opening up new culinary horizons. Enjoy modern creations or timeless classics with flexible mealtimes and no fixed seating plans in our seven gourmet restaurants.

Weltmeere

Restaurant Weltmeere is the biggest restaurant on board. It is located at the stern of the ship and is quite striking thanks to its spacious room concept.

The world a la carte

The flagship restaurant at the heart of the EUROPA 2: enjoy an international and vegetarian gourmet menu that changes every day, and embark on a culinary voyage of discovery. Weltmeere bears the very personal hallmark of our chef and stands for creative culinary sensations – always interpreted in new and extraordinary ways.

CREATIVE CUISINE WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH

Our chef de cuisine looks forward to pampering you with the highest possible standard of cuisine. The culinary range spans from international to vegetarian menus, which are all interpreted in new and surprising ways.

  • The restaurant on board where our chefs de cuisine demonstrate their very personal flair.
  • Magical culinary moments with international and vegetarian menus, always interpreted in new and unusual ways.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type:

Restaurant Tarragon

France a la carte

Tarragon stands for great French cuisine and bistro classics, served in an art-deco-style setting. You can look forward to specialities that are at once simple and sophisticated, such as beef tartare prepared at the table.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: French

Restaurant Elements

Asia a la carte

Whether Indian, Vietnamese or traditional Chinese dishes – Elements offers a feast for the senses of everyone with a penchant for the flavours of the East. Enjoy varied Asian cuisine, the aroma of lemongrass, seafood and lime – and Elements’ exotic, modern ambience.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: Asian
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Restaurant Serenissima

Italy a la carte

Exquisite classics and new interpretations of the flavours of the Italian Mediterranean: the best of Italy’s flavours and lifestyle. The house speciality is the tagliatelle con gamberoni all’aglio e olio.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: Italian

Yacht Club Restaurant

Indoor & outdoor gourmet buffet

Relaxed enjoyment under an open sky: at the Yacht Club you can experience the finest cuisine and an unforgettable panoramic ocean view, from breakfast to dinner time.

Enjoy fresh salads, antipasti, freshly grilled specialities, fish, pasta and dishes cooked a la minute direct from the open chef’s stations or from the buffet.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: Varies
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Sushi Restaurant Sakura

Modern sushi creations

Our sushi master has perfected the art of conjuring up small masterpieces from the finest ingredients. The result is exquisite sushi, with dishes ranging from classic to creative, which you can enjoy in a stylish setting – with an ocean view, of course.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: Sushi
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Grand Reserve

Grand wines & specialities

At the Grande Reserve the focus is on fine wines, which you can taste* in small groups under the direction of a sommelier.

*This service is not included in the cruise price.

Features

  • Experience: Cover
  • Food type:

Entertaining

Six bars – six stylish locations for celebrating, day and night. Each with its very own, unmistakeable atmosphere, from lounge to glamour – the perfect way to round off every evening.

Sansibar

Germany's most famous beach bar. Also on board.

The little sister of the Sansibar on the German North Sea island of Sylt, this bar has seen a lot more of the world. The view from the open-air bar across the ocean and the parties on the dance floor, with DJ music pumping out into the early hours of the morning, are simply unforgettable. Plus, it’s also a fantastic location for a late breakfast or a small bite to eat in the afternoon or evening.

Features

  • Bar
  • Lounge

Belvedere Club

Superb panoramic views.

Providing breathtaking panoramic views when the ship is entering or leaving the harbour, the Belvedere is the ideal place to enjoy a little time out. But it’s also an atmospheric lounge with a library, where select coffee and tea specialities are served. Readings and concerts are also held here.

Features

  • Lounge
  • Library

Pool Bar

Culinary enjoyment on the sun deck.

In the pool or at the poolside bar – which is the best place for maximum refreshment? This relaxed meeting place on the Pool Deck serves snacks at breakfast and lunch-time, and our famous waffles in the afternoon, plus fresh juices and coffee specialities. It then takes on a laid-back bar atmosphere until late into the evening.

Features

  • Bar
  • Sun Deck
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Piano Bar

A pleasant atmosphere for a relaxing drink.

The Piano Bar is modelled on the bars found in classic grand hotels: a place to sit back with a first-class drink while you reflect on the highlights of your day and enjoy relaxing music from the Steinway grand piano. All this plus an ocean view that no hotel in the world can match.

Features

  • Bar

Club 2

Concerts, comedy and cabaret.

The Club 2 is not only a lively part of the on-board nightlife – it`s the place to be for discerning music fans, too. And you can also enjoy comedy and cabaret here.

Features

  • Musicians

Collins

Largest gin selection at sea.

The perfect backdrop for the perfect drink – nothing more, nothing less. The atmosphere is traditional and stylish, with armchairs and high-grade woods. The menu features Cuban specialities from the humidor, as well as the largest gin selection on the seven seas.

Features

  • Bar
  • Lounge

Theatre

When was the last time you were delighted?

Raise the curtain! Enjoy unforgettable events and spectacular shows featuring famous artists and stars on board the EUROPA 2. Great comedy, music from classical to pop, and exciting presentations and talks - and always first class.

  • Multifaceted shows.
  • Performances with numerous guest stars, soloists, entertainers and acrobats.
  • Concerts from classical music to pop.
  • Vaudeville highlights.
  • State-of-the-art stage technology with LED screen.

Features

  • Theatre
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ART

State of the art

A stroll through the luminous corridors of the EUROPA 2 is as inspiring as a day in a museum of modern art. Over 890 original paintings and exhibits, as well as photographs and sculptures by artists including Damien Hirst and Gerhard Richter, accompany the ship and its guests around the world. The collection is complemented by changing exhibitions and lectures by artists on various aspects of art history. Enjoy fine art on the open sea.

The perfect setting for art

Set sail and discover the world of art – art2sea welcomes prominent artists, gallerists, art experts and curators from great museums. Cooperations with renowned experts reveal fascinating insights into the international art world. Exclusive exhibition, gallery and museum visits offer you a look behind the scenes.

Features

  • Art Gallery

Enrichment

If whilst travelling you like to broaden your skills and mind then onboard the EUROPA 2 you'll find just what you need.

After spending time relaxing or enjoying the onboard entertainment, you can enjoy a vast array of lectures from renowned specialist, where informative accounts will breathe life into the places you visit during your cruise. Or try your hand at expanding your cooking skills in the cooking school, and leave with technique to impress your family and friends with on your return home.

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The EUROPA 2 Cooking School

On board the EUROPA 2, gourmets can hone their cooking skills under the guidance of our Tarragon chef. The classroom corresponds to the level of skill which is taught there: the high-quality kitchen on board the EUROPA 2, which is equipped with MIELE appliances, is the place where our chefs will teach you how to conjure up delicious artworks and serve them with creative flair. Devote yourself to the fascinating topic of culinary enjoyment in a relaxed environment on board the EUROPA 2.

This service is not included in the cruise price.

Features

  • Cookery
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Guided shore excursions

Our guided shore activities* offer you a varied range of visits, discovery trips and active tours as a group, including cycling tours led by the professional EUROPA bike guide:

  • Classic excursions* to key sights and to gain initial insights into a region, including excursions for late risers.
  • Active tours* from snorkelling and rafting to quad biking.
  • Discovery trips* for new perspectives by plane, helicopter or boat.
  • Expert excursions* where well-known lecturers shed light on cultural, historical or architectural backgrounds.
  • Bike tours* from gentle leisure or active adventure tours to rigorous mountain tours.

*This service is not included in the cruise price.

Features

  • Excursions
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Bike tours

Mountain bike excursions accompanied by a professional bike guide*."Easy-going", "Active and high-energy", "Active lite": the mountain bike tours in the EUROPA 2's shore excursion programme offer something for everyone. Beginners can enjoy the scenery and take in points of interest during a leisurely ride on a flat route. By contrast, experienced cyclists have the opportunity to take part in a challenging ride over uneven terrain that frequently includes hills and inclines. The Hardtail mountain bikes, designed especially for the EUROPA 2 and featuring SLX/XT technology, are available in various sizes. All tours last four to five hours and have a group size of maximum 14 people. You will be given personal advice from the bike guide, with whom you can book the tour you want after a fitness check (in selected ports/based on local conditions).

You are welcome to bring your own bike clothing with you. On board, we will provide you with a bike helmet and a sports rucksack, as well as a bottle of water and an energy bar.

*This service is not included in the cruise price.

Features

  • Bikes
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Private experiences - your travel concierge

Be it on your own, with your family and friends or with your partner: by being our guest, you will benefit from exclusive insider knowledge. Our team of experts assists you with the preparation of your itinerary and turns your ideas into unique, unforgettable experiences. The possibilities are endless:

• Individual activities ashore, private tours, transfers
• Individual pre-/post-cruise arrangements
• Hotel accommodation before or after the cruise
• Golf a la carte arrangements
• Theatre, musical, opera tickets and entrance tickets for sights


*This service is not included in the cruise price.

Features

  • Excursions

Health and fitness

The spa and fitness area of the EUROPA 2 is 1,000 m² (10,764 ft²) in size and has plenty of space for a modern fitness studio, saunas as well as professional cosmetic treatments and massages. More importantly, it has the luxury of plenty of space where you can breathe deeply and let go. This makes it the perfect place to find yourself.

OCEAN SPA

OCEAN SPA offers everything you need for personal well-being: from our purification programme with luxurious treatments for your body, skin and soul, to deeply relaxing moments on the spacious OCEAN SPA terrace. There are a variety of different treatments* offered in eight treatment rooms. Whether massage or manicure - each of our treatments is carried out by professional hands. In addition, a separate hairdresser area on board means that you can feel your best from head to toe.

Spa offers

  • Sauna area with herbal sauna, Deep Ocean sauna, Finnish sauna, steam bath and ice fountain
  • Personal Spa* with a sauna, its own whirlpool, massage tables and various ways to relax
  • Tepidarium and relaxation area with loungers
  • Whirlpool
  • Varied range of massages* with innovative and classic wellness treatments including shiatsu, hot stone, Ayurveda, lymph drainage and Thalasso treatments*
  • Beauty treatments* and hairdresser*

*This service can be booked at a surcharge.

Features

  • Spa
  • Whirlpool/Jacuzzi
  • Wellness

Fitness Area

Explore new worlds of fitness

Relaxed or dynamic, focused or holistic, traditional or innovative: what style of fitness suits you best? The EUROPA 2 offers a wealth of exercise options: various classes, high-end gym machines and tailor-made fitness programmes with a personal trainer* await you. There is also a 15 m (49 ft) long pool, which many guests consider to be the best place on board.

State-of-the-art training apparatuses and courses

State-of-the-art training apparatuses from Technogym, specially designed to protect joints, ensure rapid muscle building and sustained strengthening of the cardiovascular system. And courses including pilates, yoga and spinning are held in small groups for a group workout.

Fitness offers

  • A 210 m²/2.260 ft² fitness studio equipped with state-of-the-art apparatuses
  • Comprehensive programme of courses ranging from aqua fitness to pilates and from yoga to jogging on the beach
  • Targeted training with a personal trainer*: comprehensive fitness check, a systematic training schedule and a detailed nutrition plan
  • Sport hosts show you the right way to use devices, explain exercise techniques and give you new ideas for your workout
  • Golf simulators* and fitting station*

*This service can be booked at a surcharge.

Features

  • Gym
  • Wellness
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Golf

Welcome to Golf & Cruise – when the best cruise ship in the world* meets the most interesting greens around the globe. A round of golf and a cruise have much in common. They offer many surprises, make lasting impressions and bring new acquaintances. On our exclusive Golf & Cruise voyages we have reserved the best greens for you. Golfers with a handicap of –36 or better can play on these first-class courses alongside our PGA professionals. While at sea, the golf simulator and modern video analyses invite you to perfect your technique. Our Golf & Cruise voyages are rounded off by friendly get-togethers on board, where you can meet up and talk shop to your heart’s content with the pros and fellow golfers.

Our Golf & Cruise package

(only bookable prior to the cruise, at a surcharge)

  • Welcome cocktail
  • First-class support from PGA professionals on board and on the course (daily coaching)
  • Baggage service, shoe shining and golf club cleaning
  • Individual training at the golf simulator and video coaching
  • Warm-up on the driving range, including balls (if available and if time permits)
  • Green fees and trolleys (e-carts subject to availability)
  • Transfer to and from the golf course with an English-speaking tour guide
  • Typical local halfway snackThe ideal golfer’s breakfast – tips on nutrition from a PGA golf pro
  • Presentations and personal tips from the PGA golf professionals
  • EUROPA 2 golf gift set
  • Exclusiv dinner with a PGA golf professional
  • Special prices per cruise (for example Nearest to the Pin etc.)

Features

  • Golf

Pool

The sea can be experienced particularly intensively on the spacious teak pool deck. Impressive focal point is the long pool that invites guests to calmly swim their lengths or exercise with gentle aqua-fitness. Here, at the heart of the EUROPA 2, there is plenty of room for each individual guest to let his thoughts wander and simply do nothing. Comfortable sun lounges are available for every guest to enjoy either the sun or shade – both in pleasant airy as well as sheltered areas.

Features

  • Pool

Kids and teens

Riding the waves on a banana boat. Pizza making in Italy. Films in 3D. Building the biggest sandcastle the world has ever seen and turtle watching on the beach. A photo rally on Santorini or discovering a cool amusement park. Children and teens enjoy fun and action on board the EUROPA 2. And what about you? Take some time for yourself!

Holiday time means quality time spent together - especially for families. But also independent experiences - which is why the EUROPA 2 is both child- and parent-friendly. Completely individual and completely active: parents and children will find numerous opportunities to spend the best time of the year with one another. And, at the same time, enough freedom to independently discover new things with new-found friends.

And because no two children are the same, there are lots of age-specific offers. Unique, for instance, is the guaranteed childcare for children as young as 2 years. Trained childcare specialists will ensure that your child won't ever get bored during their exciting day.

Accommodation

The EUROPA 2 suites are modern and stylish retreats in which to enjoy private moments. Suites up to 114 m² (1,227 ft²) in size are available – naturally with their own veranda and a wonderful ocean view.

Owners Suite

The Owner's Suite is so much more than our most exclusive suite; it is an exquisite home on the oceans of the world. Enjoy all the amenities you could possibly need, spread over more than 114 m²/1,227 ft² of personal freedom.

Selected equipment features

  • Living are: 99 m²/1,066 ft²; veranda 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Separate living and sleeping area.
  • Separate dining table.
  • Guest WC.
  • Bathroom with two sinks.
  • Shower with steam sauna.
  • Whirlpool and daybed in the bathroom area.
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe.
  • Butler service.
  • Free mini bar (soft drinks, beer and a selection of high-quality spirits).
  • Other exclusive service privileges.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Room Service Available
  • Suite Benefits
  • Free Mini Bar
  • Butler Service
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk

Grand Penthouse Suite

In the Grand Penthouse Suite, you can enjoy lavishness at sea - on a daybed with view of the endless sea, or while taking a bath in the middle of the ocean in your private whirlpool.

Selected equipment features

  • Living areas: 78 m²/840 ft²; veranda: 10 m²/108 ft².
  • Separate living and sleeping area.
  • Separate dining table.
  • Guest WC.
  • Bathroom with two sinks.
  • Shower with steam sauna.
  • Whirlpool and daybed in the bathroom.
  • Butler service.
  • Free mini bar.
  • Exclusive service privileges.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Whirlpool Bath
  • Suite Benefits
  • Free Mini Bar
  • Butler Service
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
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Grand Ocean Suite

A private oasis of well-being and a stylish haven of peace

- in the Grand Ocean Suite, you can leave all your worries far behind you.

Pamper your body and soul at the highest level

- with warm colour tones and a spa bath with a panoramic view over the sea.

Selected equipment features

  • Living area: 42 m²/452 ft²; veranda: 10 m²/ 108 ft².
  • Bathroom with two sinks.
  • Separate WC.
  • Natural light in the bathroom.
  • Shower with steam sauna.
  • Whirlpool tub.
  • Free mini bar.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Shower
  • Whirlpool Bath
  • Room Service Available
  • Free Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
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Penthouse Suite

A wonderfully spacious suite offering the utmost comfort, uniquely located on the upper decks - is there a better place to relax? In the Penthouse Suite, you can enjoy endless views over the sea and all the amenities of a classic Penthouse Suite.

Selected equipment features

  • Living area: 42 m²/452 ft²; veranda: 10 m²/108 ft².
  • Walk-in wardrobe.
  • Bathroom with two sinks.
  • Separate WC.
  • Butler service.
  • Whirlpool tub and separate shower.
  • Free mini bar.

The Penthouse Suite can also be booked with facilities suitable for disabled guests.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Shower
  • Whirlpool Bath
  • Room Service Available
  • Butler Service
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk

Family Apartment

Where everyone will feel comfortable. Plenty of room for you and your personal needs - creating a relaxing family holiday. In the Family Apartments, children and parents live in two separate areas connected by a door and a balcony. The furniture of one of the living areas has been tailored especially for our younger passengers.

Selected equipment features

  • Living area: 2× 20 m² (2x 215 ft²); veranda: 14 m² (150 ft²), divisible into 2x 7 m² (2x 75 ft²).
  • Connecting door between the rooms and the verandas.
  • Separate toilets.
  • Free mini bars.

The furniture of one of the living areas has been tailored especially for our younger passengers:

  • Two twin beds, one of which is a Pullman (80 × 200 cm [2 × 6 ft]).
  • Bathtub (140 × 80 cm [4 × 2 ft]).
  • Age-appropriate range of toys and games including a games console.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Pullman Bed
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Room Service Available
  • Free Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Desk
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Ocean Suite

Those who like to start their day with a fantastic view will have a wonderful time in the Ocean Suite. The bathrooms in this category all provide plenty of natural light. Treat yourself to this special luxury and look out over the open ocean from your own bath.

Selected equipment features

  • Living area: 28 m²/301 ft²; veranda: 7 m²/75 ft².
  • Natural light in the bathroom.
  • Bathroom with two sinks.
  • Whirlpool tub and separate shower.
  • Separate WC.
  • Free mini bar.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Whirlpool Bath
  • Room Service Available
  • Free Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Desk

Veranda Suite

This comfortable suite has plenty of space for relaxing days on board and boasts wonderful views. The spacious veranda affords a magnificent view over the open sea and the first port lights on the horizon.

Selected equipment features

  • Living area: 28 m²/301 ft²; veranda: 7 m²/75 ft².
  • Walk-in wardrobe.
  • Exclusive living area with a chaise longue.
  • Bathtub and separate shower.
  • Free mini bar.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Room Service Available
  • Free Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk

Deck plans

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Deck 10

  • Zodiacs
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sun Deck
  • Bridge
  • Veranda Suites
  • Penthouse Suites
  • Grand Penthouse Suites
  • Owner Suites
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Deck 9

  • Restaurant Yacht Club
  • Sushi Restaurant Sakura
  • Sun Deck
  • Pool
  • Conference Room
  • Studio
  • Gallery
  • Culinary School
  • Belvedere with library and coffee lounge
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Deck 8

  • Sansibar
  • Tender
  • Knopf Club / Kids Club
  • Veranda Suites
  • Ocean Suites
  • Family Apartments
  • Penthouse Suites (accessible)
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Deck 7

  • Veranda Suites
  • Ocean Suites
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Deck 6

  • Veranda Suites
  • Ocean Suites
  • Owner Suites
  • Grand Ocean Suites
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Deck 5

  • Ocean Spa
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Golf
  • Embarkation and disembarkation
  • Grand Ocean Suites
  • Veranda Suites
  • Ocean Suites
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Deck 4

  • Restaurant Weltmeere
  • Restaurant Serenissima
  • Restaurant Elements
  • Restaurant Tarragon
  • Grand Reserve
  • Tour Office
  • Teens' Club
  • Boutique / Jeweller
  • Reception
  • Foyer
  • Embarkation / disembarkation
  • Photo shop
  • Club 2
  • Collins
  • Theatre
Ship facts
Passengers
516
Crew
370
Launched
2013
Last refit
2017
Tonnage
42830t
Length
225.38m
Width
26.7
Speed
21kts
Decks
7
Wheelchair cabins
No
Currency
EUR