Stanley is the capital of Falkland Islands. It is situated on the East Falkland island, on a north-facing slope in one of the islands' wettest parts. In 2012 the town had a population of 2,120, and the entire population of the Falkland Islands was 2,840. Stanley is represented by 5 members of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands.
Stanley is currently the main shopping centre on the islands, as well as the hub of the road network of East Falkland. Attractions include Falkland Islands Museum, Government House (1845; home to the Governor of Falkland Islands), a golf course, whalebone arch, totem pole, war memorials and shipwrecks in the harbour. The Falkland Islands Company owns a hotel and several shops. Stanley has 11 hotels and guesthouses, 4 pubs, 3 restaurants, main tourist office, fish and chip shop. There are 3 churches, including Anglican Christ Church Cathedral, which is the world's southernmost Anglican cathedral, and the Roman Catholic Saint Mary's Church. A bomb disposal unit in the city is a legacy of the Falklands War.
In Port Stanley will be home-ported the new British icebreaker ship RRS Sir David Attenborough (scheduled launched in 2019). The ship will operate on round-trips to Antarctica, serving the British Antarctica scientific stations. Currently, here are homeported the British Antarctica based ships RRS Ernest Shackleton and RRS James Clark Ross.
Highlights: Museum, Wildlife, Gypsy Cove, Cape Pembroke Lighthouse
Port Stanley cruise terminal
Cruise ships to East Falkland Island dock (anchor) at Port Stanley - port town on the eastern coast.
The Port Stanley 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 Port Stanley, East Falkland Island.
If you lose the Port Stanley 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 Port Stanley 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 Port Stanley, East Falkland Island. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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24 October, 2017
29 October, 2017
30 October, 2017