Cruise Activity Continues in Puerto Vallarta
According to the Administración Portuaria Integral (API), this month cruise activity continues in Puerto Vallarta, so our destination will register 11 cruise ship arrivals in May, bringing thousands of cruise passengers to enjoy our city.
From January to April of this year, 82 cruise ships have docked in Puerto Vallarta, being 18 on January, 19 in February, 23 in March and 22 in April.
During this month, the activity began on Sunday with the docking of the Caribbean Princess, followed with the Carnival Panorama on May 3rd and then Noordam is scheduled for May 7th.
According to the Ministry of Tourism, it is estimated that 2,313 cruise ships will arrive at the Mexican ports, this is 177.7 percent more than the 833 in 2021 and only 21.6 percent below the 2,951 cruise ships that arrived in 2019.
In 2021, the five ports that received the highest number of cruise passengers were Cozumel, Mahahual, Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta and Mazatlán; which represented 89.7 percent of total passengers and 87.4 percent of arrivals.