The ship is located 250 kilometers from the Indian Ocean archipelago. The fire affected the navigation system and still no injuries have been reported. The incident comes a month and a half after the wreck of the Costa Concordia.
The incident took place after the tragedy in Italy, which caused 25 deaths. A ship of the company, which was traveling from Madagascar and the Seychelles, is adrift in the Indian Ocean after suffering a fire , said Monday the company said in a statement.
The commander of the cruiser, with 627 passengers and 413 crew , said that all persons on board " are well "and asked the Seychelles authorities to direct relief operations.
According to its website, the boat has a capacity of 399 cabins including 13 suites.
The company owns the luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia, which sank on 13 January compared to the Italian island of Giglio, which killed 25 people, while eight people are still missing.