Lonely Planet Writer

Royal Caribbean unveils tallest waterslide on sea

Royal Caribbean has just announced its plans for the Harmony of the Seas cruise liner, which will feature 16 decks, weigh 227,000 tonnes and house the tallest water slide on any ship in the world.

Royal Caribbean ships at Cozumel, Mexico.
Royal Caribbean ships at Cozumel, Mexico. Image by Woody Hibbard / CC BY 2.0

Dubbed the Ultimate Abyss, the slide will take vacationers on a wild ride that drops ten decks and spans 216 feet;. Thrill seekers will zip through the slide at nine miles an hour and experience an 100 ft. drop.

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