Namely, the vessel will be 104.4 meters long, 18.4 meters wide and will have a weight of 7,400 tonnes, reaching a speed of at least 15.5 knots. Moreover, it will have electric propulsion and control system, thus being able to sail through high-latitude sea ice.

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The cruise industry is very important for "Made in China 2025" plan, with which China wants to become a leader in manufacturing, by more investment in R&D and the application of new technologiesy.

The ship will be designed by the Norwegian shipbuilding company Ulstein.