The 46-year-old lady, who recognized herself solely as Kay, spoke to Croatian information outlet HRT shortly after arriving again on land.
“I fell off the again of the Norwegian Star,” she advised HRT. “I used to be within the water for 10 hours, so these fantastic guys rescued me. I am very fortunate to be alive.”
She was then led by medical personnel to an ambulance.
“Within the morning of August 19, a visitor went overboard as Norwegian Star made her method to Venice,” in accordance with a Norwegian Cruise Traces spokesperson.
“The Coast Guard was notified and a search and rescue operation ensued. We’re happy to advise that the visitor was discovered alive, is at present in steady situation, and has been taken ashore in Croatia for additional remedy. We’re very joyful that the person is now protected and can quickly be reunited with family and friends.”
It was unclear how the lady went overboard.
A patrol boat and an airplane had been a part of the rescue effort, in accordance with the Croatian Ministry of Protection.