Eighteen cruise ships with a total maximum capacity of over 46,000 passengers will call on Saint Kitts this week.
On Wednesday and Thursday 4 cruise ships visited the destination each day, with a combined maximum capacity of more than 20,000 passengers.
Thursday’s visit was the inaugural call for MSC Poesia of MSC Cruises.
Cruise ships will make a total of 391 calls to St. Kitts in this cruise season, with 16 new ships arriving here for the very first time.
In 2015-2016 cruise season cruise ships made 373 calls to St. Kitts, bringing 913,716 passengers, which was the most ever in a cruise season. This 2016-2017 cruise season is expected to be another record breaking season with a projected arrival of 1,125,927 passengers.