Calling at Antwerp by ship is a unique experience.
Ocean cruises moor in the city centre. Passengers are greeted by the sight of the Cathedral of Our Lady from the gangway. The cruise terminal (Steenplein) is just a five-minute walk from the historic city centre, the main shopping streets and the many pubs and restaurants in the city.
You can find information about sea cruises by clicking here. On the promenade you have an excellent view of the moored ships and it’s really worth your time to experience a departure.
You can find more information about cruise ships in Antwerp on this blog: http://cruiseshipsinantwerp.be/.
If you are travelling to Antwerp on a river cruise, then your boat may moor in one of two locations: the Scheldt quays or Kattendijkdok/Willemdok. They are both within walking distance of the city centre.
You’ll find information about river cruises by clicking here.
Do you want to sail to Antwerp with your own boat? Then you can moor in the marina on the Left Bank or in the Willemdok marina.
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Antwerp’s port area is one of the vastest industrial zones in the Benelux. It has enormous docks and the largest complex of locks in the world. Your guide knows the port inside out and will enrich your tour through this fascinating world with surprising facts and figures.
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Get all you can out of Antwerp! Are you interested in exploring all of Antwerp? Then use the Antwerp City Card as your guide. The card will open the nicest, tastiest and most surprising doors of the city for you, for free or at a discount. What’s more, you can choose how long you want to use it.
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