6,500 sea cruise passengers for SAIL Amsterdam

SAIL Amsterdam, the largest free tall ship event in the world, did not go by unnoticed by only the Dutch. As much as four sea going cruise vessels, from the Americas and Europe, did call at the port of Amsterdam especially for SAIL.

The ‘Wind Surf’ moored in the centre of the SAIL area. She did arrive on August 19, enabling the passengers to witness the SAIL IN Parade. The ship left on August 20. The other three vessels include turn arounds, the ‘Celebrity Silhouette’ and ‘Costa Fortuna’, and an overnight call from ‘Azamara Quest’. These vessels moored at AMT and VCK quays, in the western part of the Amsterdam port. Approximately 6,500 sea cruise passengers, from mainly America, Canada and Italy, will be able to experience the SAIL festivities.

River cruise also joins in
Not only sea cruise passengers enjoyed SAIL Amsterdam 2015. Several river cruise shipping companies have been invited to visit the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area during SAIL. The cities of Haarlem, Hoorn, Zaanstad and of course Amsterdam were on the program. This way Port of Amsterdam showed the shipping companies everything the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area has to offer the river cruise industry and passengers.

Docking Facilities

Information on sea cruise
and river cruise berths

Go to Docking Facilities

Destination

Destination information
Amsterdam region

Go to Destinations

Getting Here

Arrival and transfer
information

Go to How to get here

Sea cruiseRiver cruise

See complete calendar

Partners

Stromma & Canal Tours Amsterdam

Canal Bus is the perfect way of getting around the canals and takes you past all Amsterdam’s highlights. Our comfortable boats offer a regular service along three routes with many stops located near the major museums, attractions and shopping areas.

See all our partners

Latest News

Record number of calls in Haarlem

2-5-2018 16:21:40

With 29 calls in 2017, Haarlem had clearly already been bouncing back in terms of river cruise traffic. This year promises to be even more impressive, with an extraordinary 80 or more calls expected

.... READ MORE

Growth sea cruise continues in ACP region in 2017

2-5-2018 14:44:36

The number of passengers who visited Amsterdam and the surrounding region by means of a sea cruise in 2017 was 371,449, a rise of 10% compared to 2016. The number of calls also increased, from 154 to 157, with 100 of these being transits and 57 turnaround calls.

.... READ MORE
News archive

Twitter@AMS_Cruise_Port

Follow us!