Multiple Cruise Ships Visit Nanaimo During the Weekend

By ,   May 28, 2017 ,   Cruise Industry

A busy weekend for cruise ship tourism in Nanaimo started with a visit by Celebrity Infinity.

The 2,200-passenger vessel anchored at Nanaimo cruise ship terminal on May 26 for a 10-hour call. Celebrity Infinity is on a 12-day voyage which started in San Diego CA and includes port calls in Santa Barbara, Monterey, San Francisco, Astoria, Seattle, Nanaimo, Victoria BC and Vancouver.

Nanaimo (BC Canada) cruise port

Norwegian Cruise Line’s smaller cruise ship Norwegian Sun, carrying up to 2,300 passengers arrives in Nanaimo for a 10-hour stay on May 28, Sunday.

A total of 6 cruise ships are expected to dock in Nanaimo in 2017 and represents an economic impact of US$2.87 million spending according to Cruise Line Association.