DP World Limassol Services Two Vessels in One Day
AUTUMN CRUISE SEASON KICKING OFF FOR DP WORLD LIMASSOL- TWO PASSENGER CRUISE VESSELS WERE SUCCESSFULLY SERVICED ON THE SAME DAY
Limassol, Cyprus, 27 September 2017: Passenger cruise vessels – MEIN SCHIFF 1 and MS BRAEMAR called at DP World Limassol today, allowing passengers to explore the sites and attractions in the scenic city of Limassol.
Century-class cruise ship, Mein Schiff 1, berthed overnight at DP World Limassol. It is owned and operated by TUI Cruises has a gross tonnage of 76,522 tonnes, a length of 259 metres, capacity for over 2,600 passengers with a crew of 909.
The 195-metre long MS BRAEMER is currently operating with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and berthed for the day, giving many of its passengers a chance to enjoy sights ashore, including a cycle tour from and quay to the city and city excursions by a ten minute bus transfer.
Charles Meaby, General Manager, DP World Limassol, said: ” Limassol consistently ranks as a top destination for visitors and cruise lines see DP World Limassol as an attractive call on their itineraries. This year Cyprus has seen a 10 per cent growth in tourists compared to 2016”.
Mr. Meaby, continued, “Port-call vessels typically have a wide-ranging impact on the local economy, as passengers, who are often international, have the opportunity to explore everything the city and the surrounding region has to offer. Our excellent operational and customer services furthers our positive trade enabling impact for the economy of Limassol and Cyprus”.
Mein Schiff 1 berthed at DP World Limassol
MS Braemer calling at DP World Limassol