Cruise ships return with over 500 visitors

545 cruise visitors graced the shores of Saint Lucia on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. 410 visitors arrived on Celebrity Summit into Port Castries and 135 visitors arrived on Star Breeze’s inaugural call which anchored at Rodney Bay. Star Breeze is a German-built cruise ship owned by Windstar Cruises.

While visitors were being tendered in, Captain Ricardo Pinzon of Star Breeze and Minister Fedee exchanged plaques at the IGY Rodney Bay Marina, commemorating the vessel’s inaugural call to the destination. Star Breeze will overnighted in Saint Lucia.

Visitors to Port Castries were greeted by Tourism Officials including Cruise Agents- Foster and Ince, Invest Saint Lucia, the Ministry of Tourism and Tourism Minister- Hon. Dominic Fedee and were gifted with branded items and serenaded to the sweet sounds of steel pan music.

“It is a great day as these are the second and third cruise calls to Saint Lucia. We are indeed elated to see strides towards consistent cruise calls and are pleased that more and more employees within the sector are returning to work,” said Tourism Minister –Dominic Fedee.

For updated maritime schedules (Cruise & Ferry), visit www.slaspa.com.