News about cuban tourism

British cruise company confirms Havana as base port.

British cruise company confirms Havana as base port.
UK-based cruise company Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, announced that for the 2021/22 season in the Caribbean aboard the Braemar Havana will be its embarkation and disembarkation base.

“Using Havana as our new home port allows us to really show the Caribbean in all its glory. It also means that we can offer extensions in Havana so that our guests have time to enjoy this vibrant city, with port departures at night or overnight stays when possible, ”said the company.

"Havana has always provided very good satisfaction to our passengers and has always had good satisfaction scores for our customers, so it is great to offer them more opportunities to get to know it," he explained.

On March 18, Havana served as an evacuation point to the United Kingdom for 682 passengers and 381 crew members of the British cruise ship MS Braemar, from the Fred company. Olsen Cruise Lines. The operation started in the port of Mariel occurred after the ship was not authorized to dock in any other roadstead in the region, due to the presence on board of several sick people with COVID-19.

Fred. Olsen is relaunching its Caribbean itineraries for next year to showcase two types of vacation experience to its guests: those looking to cool off and recharge with a little sun in winter, and those looking to immerse themselves in the history and culture of the island they visit.

The company thanked Cuba in the past for allowing the ship affected by an outbreak of COVID-19 to dock, and assisting in the repatriation of its passengers to the United Kingdom. “On behalf of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines would like to extend my sincere thanks to the Cuban authorities, the port of Mariel and the people of Cuba for their support. Your support will not be forgotten. From the bottom of my heart, thank you, ”said the shipping company's managing director, Peter Deer.


British cruise company confirms Havana as base port.: 5.0 of 5.0 based in 1 votes in 1 comments.
Leave your comment
18 2023f november 2023f 2023 202311 04:56 PM CST

Leave your comment: reserves the right to remove and/or modify comments that contain inappropriate language, spam or other behavior not appropriate.
*Your name:
Your mail: [Won't be publish]
*Your comment: offers you more than 200 hotels in Cuba in more than 40 tourist destinations in the island. Our informations about the hotels, provinces and tourist destinations will help you to find the best options for you to choose how to make your own trip. What modes of vacations do your prefer?, de luxe, in couple, in family or even if you need a hotel for business, in our web you will find the best offers of hotels in Cuba.