Chania, a top destination for cruiseships

Cruise ship in Chania - library photo via

Tornos News — The cruiseship Celestyal Nefeli docked on Wednesday at the port of Souda, Chania on Crete while three more cruiseships are expected to arrive at Souda until the end of the month, raising the number of visitors to 7,000 for July.

The Rhapsody of the Seas will arrive on Thursday, the Jewel of the Seas on July 29 and the Thomson Dream on July 31.

According to the port authorities 82 cruiseships carrying approximately 100,000 passengers are expected to arrive at Souda port until the end of November.