2015 Travel News ArchiveTravel

8,000 tourists in Puerto Plata for the day

Last Tuesday, 10 November 2015 nearly 8,000 tourists arrived at the Amber Cove Cruise Center in Maimon in the province of Puerto Plata when two Carnival cruise ships docked on the same day.

The Splendor, which came from Miami has a capacity for 3,000 passengers and 1,200 crewmembers on board. The Carnival Valor, coming from New York, has 2,980 passengers and 1,180 crewmembers.

This was the first time that two cruise ships have docked at Amber Cove together. The ships arrived in time for the early morning tours and the tourists left by 4pm.