01.07.2014 Passenger port of St. Petersburg "Marine facade" hits record accepting 14 204 passengers
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 06:54 by st-petersburg
On 1st July all seven berths of the Passenger port again fully loaded. Cruise ships Adventure of the Seas (Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises), AIDAmar (Carnival Corporation), Costa NeoRomantica (Carnival Corporation), Crystal Symphony (Crystal Cruises), Legend of the Seas (Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises), Royal Princess (Carnival Corporation) and Seven Seas Voyager (Prestige Cruise Holdings Inc.) moored at the Port.
The total length of all ships is 1 823 m, quantity of arrived passengers - 14 204 that is currently the record for navigation of 2014.
Next time full berths planned for August 7.
(c) Passenger port of Saint-Petersburg "Marine Facade"
Passenger Port of Saint Petersburg is the first and only specialized passenger port in the North-West of Russia. The port complex includes 7 berths with a total length of 2,171.06 meters, 3 cruise terminals and 1 combined cruise-ferry terminal. Each year Passenger port of Saint Petersburg receives more than half a million of Passengers and more than 200 shipcalls. The Port is located within 20 minutes drive from the center of St Petersburg. St. Petersburg is the real cultural and historical capital of Russia with more than 300 years of history. The city is an open-air museum famous for its numerous bridges, rivers and canals, parks, palaces, museums, theatres, bars, nightclubs and restaurants. In 2015, St. Petersburg for the first time in its history became the "Europe’s Leading Destination" according to the World Travel Awards. Since then the city has won this award three times in row.