Costa Cruises is an Italian shipping company that has the largest fleet of Europe. The Costa group has over 60 years of history and has the BEST certification 4 (Business Excellence Sustainable Task), an integrated system of voluntary certification that ensures compliance of international standards on social responsibility (SA 8000), environment (UNI EN ISO 14001), safety (OHSAS 18001) and quality (system UNI EN ISO 9001) by Costa Cruises.
Costa Cruises is also working with the World Wildlife Fund Italia for the protection of three of the most beautiful marine ecoregions and once more threatened the planet: the Mediterranean Sea, the Greater Antilles and northeastern Brazil.
Genoa-based Costa Cruises also brings together Aida Cruises. It has a total fleet of 27 vessels and their capacity exceeds 70 thousand passengers.
Costa Cruises is part of Carnival Corporation & PLC group, which leads the world cruise market.