Port St John's Harbour (NL Canada) welcomes 2 cruise ships carrying 5500+ passengers

   August 27, 2023 ,   Cruise Industry

During this weekend, St John's Harbour (Newfoundland-Labrador Canada) is experiencing high activity.

Two large cruise vessels, accommodating 5500+ tourists, are scheduled to dock in the city over the weekend.

Celebrity's ship Celebrity Summit, with a passenger capacity of 2400+, already berthed Saturday morning and was set to depart at ~6 pm.

This departure created space for the arrival of a larger vessel - Princess Cruises' Caribbean Princess, expected to reach the Port at ~8 am on Sunday, carrying 3100+ passengers.

Anticipate potential traffic congestion in the downtown area due to the influx of visitors.

St. John's cruising season continues until October.