Montreal Boasts Record Cruise Season

By ,   November 12, 2017 ,   Cruise Industry

Port of Montreal has welcomed a total of 114,517 cruise passengers and crew during 2017 season, which is up 33% in comparison with 2016.

Port of Montreal

21 ships which represent 16 international cruise companies moored 52 times at the renovated T1 Terminal at Alexandra Pier in Old Montreal as well as at Terminal T3 east of Jacques-Cartier Bridge. This season saw 16 domestic voyages operating between Montreal and Magdalen Islands.

3 new luxury international cruise ships visited Montreal port for the first time this season: Silver Muse from Silversea Cruises, Viking Sky and Viking Sea from Viking Cruises. The cruise season started on May 6 via the arrival of ms Veendam and closed October 27 via the departure of Seven Seas Mariner.