Three ships scheduled Wednesday, over 11,000 cruise passengers visited so far this week
Basseterre, St. Kitts (CUOPM) — The parade of cruise ships into St. Kitts’ Port Zante continued Monday and Tuesday of this week with just under 11,500 from 5 ships.
Three ships are scheduled to visit Wednesday, the Celebrity Eclipse, the Mein Schiff and the Carnival Freedom.
On Tuesday, the Celebrity Equinox arrived from St. Thomas with 2,865 passengers and departed for Barbados, while the Costa Fortuna arrived from St. Maarten with 2,551 before leaving for before leaving for Antigua.
Docking on Monday at Port Zante were the Royal Princess with 3,391 passengers and the Norwegian Pearl with 2,413 passengers.
Most of the 11,415 passengers came ashore and went and went on tours of St. Kitts via taxis, the St. Kits Scenic Railway and helicopter.
Some headed for the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park, Romney Manor and Batik, sea and sun bathing on the beaches, walked around beautiful Basseterre, hiking to Mount Liamigua and to other trails, snorkeling, sailing to Nevis, horseback riding, golfing, casino gambling, shopping and biking while others took time to surf the internet and make contact with friends and family.