On March 25th the Port of Lisbon welcomes 2 cruise ships - Balmoral and Saga Pearl II.
The Balmoral is taking a 14-night cruise that has Southampton as home port and Lisbon, Agadir, Casablanca, Gibraltar, Almeria, Malaga, Cadiz and La Corunha as ports of call.
The Balmoral belongs to Fred Olsen Cruise Line, and this will be the third call of a total of six scheduled to the port of Lisbon during 2017.
The Lisbon stopover of the Saga Pearl II is part of a 20-night cruise entitled “Azores and Canaries in Spring” begining and ending in Dover, and calls in Puerto del Rosario, Gran Canaria, La Gomera, Funchal, Horta, Ponta Delgada and Brest Read More
Cruise ships at the Port of Lisbon: March 18th to 24th
From 18 to 24 March 2017 the Port of Lisbon welcomes Saga Sapphire, Clio and Oceana.
On the 21st, the Saga Sapphire arrives in Lisbon, as a result of a trip to and from Southampton and calls in Malaga, Port Mahon, La Valletta, Dubrovnik, Venice, Rijeka, Zadar, Hvar, Cagliari and Gibraltar. This will be the first of three calls of the Sapphire Saga scheduled for this year in the Port of Lisbon Read More
Lisbon, a destination for cruises
The port of Lisbon, located on the banks of the vast Tagus estuary has in its history a long tradition within the cruise market. Featuring a 15.5 metre deep channel and over 1 500 metres of berthing quay with depth between -8 and -10 m, Lisbon has been for long a harbour of refuge for many cruise ships.
In fact, the port of Lisbon receives all types of cruise ships, from the smallest to the largest in the world, that bring more than 400 thousand passengers per year.
In addition to the great natural conditions, the ship that anchors in Lisbon has two passenger terminals located in the centre of the city, with the most modern safety equipment and a varied offer of services.
The warm weather, the various tourist places, the good international air connections and the variety of hotels are some of the factors that make of Lisbon a privileged destination throughout the year.
Featuring a magnificent geographic location, Lisbon is an important port of call for cruises between the Atlantic Coast and Europe, the western Mediterranean and the north of Europe, the Atlantic Isles and the north of Africa as well as for Trans Atlantic trips.
Here you will find information concerning the date and hour of arrival and departure, name of the ship, quay, maximum capacity of the ship, crew, LOA, draught, flag, origin, destination, navigation agent and cruise line