For the third time, the port of Hamburg will become the global epicenter of the cruise industry. Cruise lovers can see up close, on the river Elbe the parade of boats cruising up to seven.
In this famous parade will take place in the third edition of the Hamburg Cruise Days, attended by the following ships: Aida Luna (Aida Cruises), Deutschland (Peter Deilmann), Astor (TransOcean), the MS Columbus 2 ( Hapag Lloyd), Mar Aida (Aida Cruises) MSC Lirica (MSC Cruises) and the Queen Mary 2 (Cunard Line).
The first ship will be the AIDAluna parade, which will arrive at the port of Hamburg on the morning of Friday, August 17 and will remain in port until nine at night. But the great feast day will come in on Saturday to five boats sail almost in a row on the river Elbe. At 5:30 am arrive on Hapag Lloyd Columbus 2, an hour later is expected to enter the Aidamar, while between 7 and 7:30 am will do the Deutchsland and MS Astor. By the midday wait for the arrival of the MSC Lirica Italian company MSC Cruises. All these ships are until nine at night in the port of Hamburg, where they will jointly at the same time, creating the best time of the conference cruceristicas. Just then the property shall operate the port and blue lighting fireworks, creating an unforgettable atmosphere.
But the climax of the day will come for Sunday and the entrance from the river Elbe the majestic Queen Mary 2, an elegant ship as few who reach the port of Hamburg was 7 am on Sunday 19th August.
The port of Hamburg has become one of the biggest ports in Europe. In recent years there has been strong growth, annually receives hundreds of ships and traffic is almost half a million passengers.