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Silistra is a Danube River cruise port and town in northeastern Bulgaria. The town covers a total area of approx 27 km2 (10 ml2) and has population around 35,000.
- Romans built here a fortress in 29 AD, on the site of earlier Thracian settlement, and named it Dorostorum.
- The town is on the river's southern bank, and is also part of Bulgaria-Romania border (where it stops following Danube). Silistra is one of Bulgaria's most important port cities in the Southern Dobrudzha region.
- Silistra is also a major industrial, transportation, educational and cultural center in northeastern Bulgaria. There are numerous historical landmarks, including Late Roman tomb, Ottoman fort, Medieval fortress ruins, art gallery.
- Silistra Knoll on Livingston Island (South Shetland Islands, Antarctica) is named after the city.
Silistra cruise port videos
Port Silistra 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 Silistra, Bulgaria. 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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The Silistra 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 Silistra, Bulgaria.
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