St. Petersburg welcomes new 2016 Baltic cruise season
Over the past decade St. Petersburg has shown the stable growth on incoming cruise line business and St Petersburg shore tours. There are several objective reasons towards that. Amongst them are the following:
- adoption of Russian visa-free visit legislation for cruise passengers
- construction of state-of-art passenger seaport Marine Facade
- wide range of local shore excursions operators
- development of city tourist infrastructure
Of course this all made St. Petersburg to become more attractive for cruise lines. The number of passengers has grown steadily to reach more than 800 000 in 2015 season. Such cruise ships have chosen St. Petersburg as a part of their tour itineraries: AIDA BLU, AIDA SOL, BRILLIANCE OF THE SEAS, CELEBRITY CONSTELLATION, CELEBRITY ECLIPSE, CELEBRITY SILHOUETTE, COSTA FORTUNA, COSTA LUMINOSA, COSTA neoROMANTICA, COSTA PACIFICA, COSTA LUMINOSA, DISNEY MAGIC, CRYSTAL SYMPHONY, EMERALD PRINCESS, EMPRESS, EURODAM, JEWEL OF THE SEAS, MSC LIRICA, MSC MAGNIFICA, MSC POESIA, MSC ORCHESTRA, MSC SINFONIA, NAUTICA, NORVEGIAN SEA, REGAL PRINCESS, ROYAL PRINCESS, SEABOURNE PRIDE, SEABOURNE SOJOURN, SEVEN SEAS VOYAGER, SILVER WHISPER, SERENADE OF THE SEAS and many others.
Cruise season 2016 is waiting to show us even more pleasant surprises and records. And St. Petersburg tourist industry is doing its’ best to prepare the best hospitality services it can offer.
BCA welcomes you to Saint Petersburg!
Posted by maxibalttours