Although cruise ships started visiting Newport as early as April this year, the busiest time of the Newport “Cruise Ship Season” will be over the next 10 weeks.

44 cruise ships of all shapes and sizes are  scheduled to visit Newport between August 25th – October 31st, with 35 larger ships anchoring in the harbor and tendering passengers to Perrotti Park and 25 smaller vessels docking at the South Alofsin Pier at Fort Adams State Park.

The following scheduled has been provided by Discover Newport, all scheduled visits are subject to change.

2016 Perrotti Park Cruise Ship Schedule

35 ships scheduled

  1. September 9 – Gem – Norwegian
  2. September 15 – Crystal Harmony – Crystal Cruise Lines
  3. September 16 – Gem – Norwegian
  4. September 19 – Regatta – Oceania
  5. September 22 – Seven Seas Mariner – Regent Seven Seas
  6. September 23 – Gem – Norwegian Caribbean
  7. September 23 – Caribbean Princess – Princess
  8. September 25 – Regal Princess – Princess
  9. September 26 – Zuiderdam – Holland America
  10. September 28 – QM2 – Cunard
  11. September 30 – Gem – Norwegian
  12. October 1 – Silver Explorer – Silver Sea Cruises
  13. October 1 – Crystal Symphony – Crystal Cruise Lines
  14. October 2 – Regal Princess – Princess
  15. October 2 – Silver Whisper – Silver Sea Cruises
  16. October 3 – Le Boreal – Ponant Cruise Lines
  17. October 3 – Crystal – Crustal Cruise Lines
  18. October 4 – Silver Whisper – Silver Sea Cruises
  19. October 7 – Azamara Quest – Azamara Club Cruises
  20. October 7 – Gem – Norwegian
  21. October 9 – Regal Princess – Princess
  22. October 10 – Seven Seas Mariner – Regent Seven Seas
  23. October 11 – Caribbean Princess – Princess
  24. October 11 – Regatta – Oceania
  25. October 12 – Seven Seas Mariner – Regent Seven Seas
  26. October 13 – Caribbean Princess – Princess
  27. October 13 – Regatta – Oceania
  28. October 14 – Gem – Norwegian
  29. October 16 – Regal Princess – Princess
  30. October 17 – Veendam – Holland America
  31. October 20 – Arcadia – P & O
  32. October 23 – Silver Whisper – Silver Sea Cruises
  33. October 24 – Rotterdam – Holland America
  34. October 25 – Amadea
  35. October 31 – Caribbean Princess – Princess

2016 Fort Adams Cruise Ship Schedule

9 ships scheduled

  1. August 25 – Star
  2. August 29 – Grand Caribe – Blount
  3. September 1 – Star
  4. September 6 – Grand Caribe
  5. September 8 – Star
  6. September 14 – Grand Caribe
  7. September 15 – Star
  8. September 22 – Grand Caribe
  9. September 27 – Glory

Ryan M. Belmore

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