2016 May 16 16:33

Sea port of Odessa opened cruise season on May 12

Odessa sea port says it welcomed m/v EUROPA 2 (Maltese flag) on May 12, 2016. The vessel moored at Odessa passenger terminal in early morning carrying more than 300 passengers on board, 244 of which are German citizens.

A vast excursion program had planned for the passengers of the cruise vessel with visits to monasteries, catacombs and, of course, with the evening performance in the Opera and Ballet Theater.

In the midnight the vessel left Odessa sea port heading to Istanbul.

Europa 2, which belongs to Hapag Lloyd, performs Black sea circle cruise with the following itinerary “Istanbul-Nessebar-Sochi-Odessa-Istanbul”.

In the past, the cruise ship Europa 2 called at Odessa sea port three times in 2013 and 2014.