Cruises

Costa Luminosa cruise ship call Leixões for the first time

On September 11, the Port of Leixões welcomes three cruise ships simultaneously. The Cruise Terminal in Leça da Palmeira welcomes the WIND SURF and the SILVER CLOUD.

September is the best month ever in cruises

The Port of Leixões welcomes 21 cruise ships and about 18 000 passengers during September, making it the best month ever at this port

Crystal Serenity returns to the Port of Leixões

On August 9, Crystal Serenity cruise ship will visit once again the Port of Leixões. The ship will arrive at 08:00 coming from La Coruña and will be docked at the Cruise Terminal in Matosinhos...

Port of Leixões grew 28% in the number of passengers

During the first semester of 2014, the Port of Leixões welcomed 33 cruise ship calls, which represents an increase of 22% compared to the 27 calls recorded in the same period last year.

Port of Leixões welcomes Minerva cruise ship

On August 2 the Port of Leixões welcomes Minerva cruise ship which is on a 15 day voyage towards the Mediterranean waters. This voyage began on July 30 at the English port of Portsmouth and it will...

Port of Leixões welcomes Boudicca cruise ship on july 30

The Port of Leixões welcomes once again Boudicca cruise ship owned and operated by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines. Boudicca is sailing on its 12 nights “Moorish Morocco & Seductive Spain” round trip...

Crystal Serenity calls the Port of Leixões

On Saturday, July 26, the Port of Leixões will be visited by Crystal Serenity cruise ship which is on its 12 day Monte Carlo to London voyage.

Navios de cruzeiro Aurora e Wind Surf em Leixões

On Saturday, July 5, the Port of Leixões will be visited by two more cruise ships. In Leça da Palmeira it will be docked the Wind Surf and at the new Cruise Terminal in Matosinhos will dock the...

Mein Schiff 3 chooses the Port of Leixões in its maiden voyage

On 18 june 2014, the Port of Leixões welcomes for the first time Tui Cruises and its brand new vessel, Mein Schiff 3. This sophisticated and highly innovative cruise ship was designed for the...

Port of Leixões welcomes Azura cruise ship

On the 12th of june MS Azura arrived early in the morning at the Port of Leixões with 3.152 passengers on board, mostly British and served by 1.226 crew members.

Port of Leixões will welcome a new cruise company and the first call of Horizon cruise ship

On 5 June 2014, the Port of Leixões will welcome a new cruise company and the first call of the cruise ship HORIZON. The French cruise line CDF Croisières de France, sailing European and Caribbean...

Adonia will call the Port of Leixões for the first time

The Cruise ship Adonia, owned and operated by P&O Cruises, will make its maiden call at the Port of Leixões next Sunday, May 11.

Fantastic Cruise Week at Leixões

The 1st of May was a fantastic day for cruise activity at the Port of Leixões. On this day, the port was called by four cruise ships simultaneously. The south pier in Matosinhos welcomed the cruise...

Costa Pacífica call the Port of Leixões on April 25th

Costa Pacifica will be one of the largest cruise ships calling the port this year. This ship is 290 metres long with 114,500 GT, has 14 passenger decks (17 in total) and the capacity for 3,780...

O navio FRAM da Hurtigruten visita mais uma vez o Porto de Leixões

No dia 13 de Abril, o Porto de Leixões recebeu a visita do navio de cruzeiro MS Fram da companhia Hurtigruten. Esta escala em Leixões faz parte do seu itinerário de 12 dias numa viagem de...

AIDA CRUISES is the new cruise company calling Leixões

The Aidaluna cruise ship will visit the Port of Leixões on April 1 for the first time. This will be the first of five maiden calls confirmed for this year at this port.

O Porto de Leixões marca presença na principal feira de cruzeiros mundial

A APDL - Administração dos Portos do Douro e Leixões S.A. marca presença na principal feira internacional de cruzeiros, Cruise Shipping Miami 2014, a decorrer entre 11 e 13 de Março, em Miami, nos...

Porto wins European Best Destination 2014

For the second time Porto wins the European Best Destination competition promoted by European Consumers Choice, an independent non-profit-making organization based in Brussels that rewards the best...

2014 será um ano de crescimento para os Cruzeiros em Leixões

O ano 2013 fechou com 67 escalas navios de passageiros, o que correspondeu a 46.620 passageiros e 24.000 tripulantes a passar pelo Porto de Leixões.

MS Saga Sapphire was the first cruise ship calling Leixões in 2014

On January 3, the Port of Leixões welcomed the first cruise ship of 2014 in a total of 88 calls foreseen for this year. The elegant 37,301 tons and 200 meter long ship "Saga Sapphire"...