Cruise ship makes port of call in Nanaimo tomorrow
Explorer of the Seas to arrive in Nanaimo Wednesday.
Passengers from The Explorer of the Seas will fan out to Nanaimo, Cowichan Valley, Parksville and Alberni tomorrow (Wed).
The vessel will make a port of call in the Harbour City around 7 and stay until 5.
The cruise ship has a passenger capacity of just over 3,900 and has nearly 1,200 crew members.
It’s the third May in a row, the Explorer of the Seas is calling on the gateway for Central Vancouver Island.
President and CEO of the Port of Nanaimo, Ewen Moir says the ship represents a great economic lift for central-island communities and, he believes many passengers return once they get a taste of what the Island has to offer.