• Kirkwall
  • Kirkwall Airport
  • Stromness
  • North Ronaldsay
  • South Ronaldsay

Cruise Arrivals

Cookie Disclaimer
The Orcadian uses cookies and similar technologies on its website. By continuing your browsing after being presented with the cookie information you consent to such use.
The Orcadian uses cookies. By further browsing you concent to such use.

Crown Princess back in port

The Crown Princess on her last visit to Kirkwall.
The Crown Princess on her last visit to Kirkwall. (The Orcadian)

The largest cruise liner of the season, the 113,000 gross tonne Crown Princess is making its second visit to the county, today, Thursday.

With a capacity of 3,599 passengers and 1,021 crew, the vessel arrived in Kirkwall Bay around 7am and is due to sail for Invergordon at 5pm.

A programme of guided tours and shopping expeditions are planned for the passengers and crew throughout the day when they arrive on tenders at the pontoons at the Kirkwall Basin.

Within its 19 decks, the Crown Princess boasts 1,544 cabins, three dining rooms and two speciality restaurants, nine jacuzzis, two show lounges, a cinema, library and casino.