Cuinard's Queen Victoria got traditional Turkish welcome in Marmaris during her Maiden Call on Tuesday (July 28) with 2,023 guests and 983 crew onboard. 

Queen Victoria’s passengers were greeted with the shows and music of the Ottoman military marching band, known as “janissary band of musicians”.

Marmaris Cruise Port kept a traditional style welcome with complimentary gifts and souvenirs on the pier. The passengers had the chance to either walk to the old town centre for enjoying the sun by Marmaris' harbour and shopping, or to discover the area on excursions as they disembarked the cruise ship.