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DP World Limassol Welcomed the First batch of Cruise ships for This Season

The spring cruise season for 2019 has officially opened with four cruise ships arriving at DP World Limassol.

On April 04, Queen Mary 2, one of the largest cruise ships in the world and the impressive Costa Victoria arrived.

Viking Jupiter made its maiden call on April 01 and AIDAblu along with MSC Lirica, berthed at DP World Limassol on March 27 and 29 respectively.

Over 7,000 passengers arrived in Limassol where the cruise ships berthed for one day transit calls.

Passengers had the opportunity to visit the city of Limassol while others chose to go on excursions in the surrounding areas and generating value to the local economy.

Charles Meaby, general manager, DP World Limassol, commented, “We are delighted to welcome the first cruise ships of several cruise liners anticipated to call at the port in the upcoming months. The advanced facilities at the New Passenger Terminal in combination with the highly trained staff of DP World Limassol and the excellent level of service provided, form a catalyst in upgrading the overall experience of both cruise companies and passengers. In addition, we are glad that Salamis through Salamis Filoxenia will continue to serve for 2019 season”.

93 cruise ships are expected at DP World Limassol in this year, marking a solid increase compared to 2018.