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Callao (Lima, Peru)

Cruise Port schedule, live map, terminals, news

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Region
South America

Local Time
2019-11-16 19:06

min: 62 °F (16 °C) / max: 71 °F (22 °C) 65°F
18.2°C
Wind: 163°/ 5.3 m/s  Gust: 6.9 m/sWind: 163°/ 5.3 m/s  Gust: 6.9 m/sGentle breeze
5.3 m/s
Min / Max Temperature71 °F / 22 °C
62 °F / 17 °C

Port Callao (cruise and cargo port for Lime Peru) features one of the largest and deepest natural harbours on South America's Pacific Ocean coast. The city has population around 1 million and is part of Lima Metropolitana (metro region) with combined population around 10,5 million. Callao has Peru's largest seaport and airport (Jorge Chavez). Downtown Callao is located approx 15 km (9 mi) west of downtown Lima. On shore excursions from Callao, cruise tourists can visit the ancient Inca sites Cuzco and Machu Picchu in the Andean Mountains.

Callao (Peru) cruise port to Lima

The town was founded by the Spanish in 1537 and since then is ranked one of South America's largest seaports. Callao was the primary port for shipping Inca Empire's silver and gold taken by the Spaniards.

Best-known tourist attractions in Callao include La Punta district (premium residential neighborhood), Castillo de Real Felipe (historical castle/fortress overlooking the harbor), several nearby islands - San Lorenzo (military base), El Fronton ex high-security prison), Cavinzas and Palomino Islands (with large colonies of sea lions and seabirds).

Jorge Chavez is an international airport (Peru's main/largest) located approx 11 km (7 mi) from Lima City. In 2017, the airport handled 22+ million passengers (foreign and domestic). Regularly-scheduled international flights link to major airports in South America, Latin America, USA, Canada, Europe.

Container carriers (boxships) are served by APM Terminals Callao, subsidiary of The Hague-headquartered APM Terminals - one of world's largest container port and terminal operators in terms of overall annual cargo handled. APM Terminals Callao operates Peru’s largest multipurpose cargo terminal and annually handles ~40% of country’s total containership traffic and ~70% of Peru’s non-containerized cargoes (including grains, RoRo, cement, chemicals, steel products, frozen fish. In 2016 was completed port's USD 460 million container terminal expansion and modernization project, by which new equipment was delivered and port's infrastructure was improved and expanded.

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

DayShipArrivalDeparture
2 November, 2019
Saturday
Compagnie du Ponant Cruises cruise lineL'Austral
6 November, 2019
Wednesday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineAmatista Amazon
8 November, 2019
Friday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Eclipse23:00
9 November, 2019
Saturday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Eclipse
12 November, 2019
Tuesday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineAmatista Amazon
13 November, 2019
Wednesday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Explorer14:0022:00
15 November, 2019
Friday
Regent Seven Seas Cruises cruise lineSeven Seas Mariner11:0019:00
16 November, 2019
Saturday
Regent Seven Seas Cruises cruise lineSeven Seas Mariner19:00
18 November, 2019
Monday
Seabourn Cruises cruise lineSeabourn Quest
19 November, 2019
Tuesday
Seabourn Cruises cruise lineSeabourn Quest18:00
20 November, 2019
Wednesday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineAmatista Amazon
26 November, 2019
Tuesday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineAmatista Amazon
28 November, 2019
Thursday
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Cruises cruise lineHanseatic Inspiration06:0018:00
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