George Town (Grand Cayman Island)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Caribbean - Bermuda

Locode
USGGE

Address
Harbour Drive, George Town, Grand Cayman

  Port Map

George Town cruise port is located on Grand Cayman Island, and is a popular port of call on Western Caribbean cruise itineraries. The port city is also the capital of Cayman Islands (a British Overseas Territory). The group also includes Little Cayman Island and Cayman Bra Island.

  • George Town is located south of Havana Cuba and northwest of Jamaica. The population of Grand Cayman is approx 40,000.
  • George Town port attracts passengers mainly with its underwater attractions and beaches. The island also offers a lot of shopping possibilities. Cayman Islands have their own constitution but they are a British Overseas Territory. The islands’ highest official is the governor.

George Town is the itineraries of major cruise lines including Carnival Cruise Lines, Royal Caribbean, Princess, MSC, Cunard, P&O and Norwegian.

  • Seven Mile Beach is a beautiful beach featuring clear water and amazing views.  Across the beach are located numerous hotels, outdoor bars and restaurants for cruise passengers to enjoy while there.  Among those beach locations is also the Royal Caribbean's exclusive beach "Royal Palms Beach Club".
  • Royal Palms Beach Club is an approx 10-min taxi ride from the RCI's ship tendering point.  To go there, just exit the passenger tendering area, pass the shore excursions/tours area and go into the parking lot from where take a taxi (rates around USD 4 PP). The Royal Palms club has USD 2 PP entrance fee. Umbrella rental is USD 15 per day, beach chair rental is USD 10, beach cabana rental is USD 100 per day, locker costs USD 10 per day.  Watersport rentals (cost per hour) include - jet ski ($75), jet pack ($150), snorkeling gear ($15), paddleboard ($25), sea kayak ($25), parasail ($80), serenity float ($12), snorkeling tour ($35). Royal Palms facilities include an outdoor restaurant, an open-air bar, an outdoor swimming pool.

George Town (Grand Cayman Island) cruise port map (printable)


Highlights: Georgetown, Diving and snorkelling, beaches

George Town cruise terminal

George Town cruise port is a tender port. The cruise ships anchor and the passengers are tendered ashore by boats or commercial tenders. Usually, the ships anchor around 15 minutes from George Town cruise port.

To accommodate all ships’ calling, George Town has three tender terminal along the main shore road in the city - South Terminal, North Terminal and Royal Watler Cruise Terminal.

The terminal buildings at all George Town cruise port tender docks are small shaded areas where passengers are gathered for tours or are waiting to be tendered back to the cruise ship.

George Town cruise port tender terminals are within walking distance from most of the city highlights. Cayman Islands have their own public transportation service. Also, there are taxis available on Grand Cayman.

Tourism offices are available close to South and North George Town cruise port tenders.

George Town tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

  • Stingray City: the top-rated attraction of Grand Cayman.
  • Shopping in George Town: the main shopping street is Cardinal Avenue. There is located the Caymania Duty Free. Great place for shopping is Kirk Freeport – duty free with Swiss watches, crystal and china. You can visit also the Jewelry Center or the shops in the Galleria Plaza (located at West Bay Road).
  • Scuba-diving and snorkeling: main attractions of the Cayman Islands.
  • The Cayman Turtle Farm: the farm houses around 16,000 turtles. The farm is surrounded by an amazing park. Located at Northwest Point Road (West Bay).
  • Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park: is spreads over 65 acres. Located in the North Side district, it works from 9 AM.
  • Dolphin Discovery: across from the Turtle Farm in West Bay is the Dolphin Discovery. You have the opportunity to see, play and swim with those amazing mammals.
  • The Pedro St. James Castle: islands’ oldest structure made of stones. It is known as the birthplace of the Cayman Islands democracy.

The George Town cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near George Town, Grand Cayman Island.

If you lose the George Town location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.

Port George Town cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from George Town, Grand Cayman Island. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

  1. January, 2017
Day Ships in port
Monday
2 January, 2017
Carnival Glory(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
Seven Seas Mariner(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Costa Deliziosa(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 19:00)
Disney Magic(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 17:00)
Tuesday
3 January, 2017
Celebrity Reflection(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Wednesday
4 January, 2017
Pullmantur Monarch(arriving at 04 Jan - departing at 04 Jan)
Carnival Paradise(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
Celebrity Eclipse(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Thomson Dream(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 20:00)
Thursday
5 January, 2017
Carnival Breeze(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
MSC Opera(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Rhapsody Of The Seas(arriving at 11:00 - departing at 19:00)
Friday
6 January, 2017
Celebrity Equinox(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
Carnival Splendor(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 16:00)
Saturday
7 January, 2017
AIDAluna(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Sunday
8 January, 2017
MSC Armonia(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Insignia(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Monday
9 January, 2017
Carnival Paradise(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Tuesday
10 January, 2017
Star Flyer(arriving at 10 Jan - departing at 10 Jan)
Carnival Splendor(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
ms Oosterdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Sensation(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 16:00)
Disney Fantasy(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 17:00)
Wednesday
11 January, 2017
Pullmantur Monarch(arriving at 11 Jan - departing at 11 Jan)
Brilliance Of The Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
Carnival Vista(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Celebrity Equinox(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Thursday
12 January, 2017
Carnival Breeze(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
MSC Opera(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Costa Deliziosa(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 19:00)
Monday
16 January, 2017
Carnival Glory(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
Silver Wind(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
AIDAmar(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 15:00)
Tuesday
17 January, 2017
Disney Magic(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Freedom Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Celebrity Reflection(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Norwegian Epic(arriving at 11:00 - departing at 19:00)
Wednesday
18 January, 2017
Pullmantur Monarch(arriving at 18 Jan - departing at 18 Jan)
Carnival Paradise(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
Carnival Freedom(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
ms Koningsdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Thomson Dream(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 20:00)
Liberty Of The Seas(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Thursday
19 January, 2017
Oceana(arriving at 19 Jan - departing at 19 Jan)
Carnival Dream(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
MSC Opera(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 15:00)
Friday
20 January, 2017
Star Flyer(arriving at 20 Jan - departing at 20 Jan)
Carnival Pride(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Saturday
21 January, 2017
AIDAluna(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Sunday
22 January, 2017
MSC Armonia(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Costa Deliziosa(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 19:00)
Monday
23 January, 2017
Norwegian Pearl(arriving at 23 Jan - departing at 23 Jan)
Carnival Paradise(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Disney Wonder(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 17:00)
Tuesday
24 January, 2017
Marina(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Carnival Sensation(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 16:00)
Disney Fantasy(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 17:00)
Wednesday
25 January, 2017
Pullmantur Monarch(arriving at 25 Jan - departing at 25 Jan)
Brilliance Of The Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
ms Oosterdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 14:00)
Carnival Vista(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Thursday
26 January, 2017
Carnival Breeze(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
MSC Opera(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 15:00)
Celebrity Silhouette(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Friday
27 January, 2017
Carnival Splendor(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Saturday
28 January, 2017
Norwegian Jade(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 19:00)
Sunday
29 January, 2017
Star Flyer(arriving at 29 Jan - departing at 29 Jan)
Monday
30 January, 2017
Carnival Glory(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 15:00)
AIDAmar(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 15:00)
Tuesday
31 January, 2017
Disney Magic(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Freedom Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
MSC Divina(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 16:00)
Celebrity Reflection(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Norwegian Epic(arriving at 11:00 - departing at 19:00)