Hoorn (Holland)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Europe Rivers

Local Time
11:02 12 Dec 2017

Coordinates
52.64237 N, 5.06021 E

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Hoorn is a port town located in the North Holland province of The Netherlands. The town covers a total area of approx 53 km2 (21 ml2) and has population around 72,000.Hoorn (Holland) river cruise port

  • Hoorn is located on lake Markermeer, 35 km (22 ml) north of Amsterdam. It acquired city rights in 1357. The municipality consists of Blokker, Hoorn, Zwaag, parts of De Hulk and Bangert.
  • The South America's most southerly point, Cape Horn, was named after this town by the Dutch navigator Willem Schouten (1567-1625), who rounded it in 1616. Hoorn Islands (Wallis and Futuna) are also named after the town.
  • The town name's origin is surrounded by myths. According to Old Frisian legends, Hoorn's name is derived from King Redbad's stepson Hornus. According to a 2nd version, town's name was derived from the shape of horn of one of its first ports. 
  • Established in 716, Hoorn port quickly grew to become an important harbour town. During the "Golden Century" (17th century's Dutch Golden Age), Hoorn was a major naval base for Dutch East India Company and a prosperous trade centre. The fleet of Hoorn plied the seven seas and returned with precious commodities.
  • The town is linked with Holland's railway network, having 2 train stations: Hoorn Kersenboogerd and Hoorn. It is also the starting point of the historical railway between Medemblik and Hoorn.

Highlights: West Frisian Museum, medieval churches, Radboud Castle

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Port Hoorn 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 Hoorn, Holland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Sunday
18 March, 2018
Viking Baldur(arriving at 18 Mar - departing at 18 Mar)
Saturday
24 March, 2018
Viking Skadi(arriving at 24 Mar - departing at 24 Mar)
Sunday
25 March, 2018
Viking Mimir(arriving at 25 Mar - departing at 25 Mar)
Tuesday
27 March, 2018
AmaLea(arriving at 27 Mar - departing at 27 Mar)
Viking Baldur(arriving at 27 Mar - departing at 27 Mar)
Wednesday
28 March, 2018
AmaKristina(arriving at 28 Mar - departing at 28 Mar)
Viking Skirnir(arriving at 28 Mar - departing at 28 Mar)
Thursday
29 March, 2018
River Queen(arriving at 29 Mar - departing at 29 Mar)
Viking Gefjon(arriving at 29 Mar - departing at 29 Mar)
Crystal Bach(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 20:00)
Saturday
31 March, 2018
River Duchess(arriving at 31 Mar - departing at 31 Mar)
2018 March