Saint Helena is a volcanic island located in the South Atlantic Ocean, some 4000 km (2500 ml) east of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) and 1950 km (1210 ml) west of mainland Africa. The isle is one of the British Overseas Territories - the dependency of "Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha". Saint Helena is the UK's second-oldest dependency (overseas territory) - after Bermuda.
- The island measures approx 16x8 km (10x5 ml) and has a total population of around 4,000.
- It was named after Saint Helena of Constantinople and was uninhabited when discovered by the Portuguese in 1502. It became an important Atlantic Ocean supply port for ships sailing to Europe from South Africa and Asia. Napoléon Bonaparte (1769-1821) was imprisoned on the island by the British.
- In the period 1791-1833, on the isle of St Helena were conducted a series of reforestation experiments attempting to boost artificial rainfalls.
Highlights: Napoleon's exile island, Jamestown, Ladder Hill, Diana's Peak
Saint Helena Island cruise terminal
Cruise ships to St Helena Island dock (anchor) at Jamestown - port city located on the northwestern coast.
The Saint Helena Island 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 Saint Helena Island, Jamestown.
If you lose the Saint Helena Island 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 Saint Helena Island 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 Saint Helena Island, Jamestown. 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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27 October, 2016