Cruise Ships

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Scheduled Future Cruise Ship Arrivals at Karatsu Port
Called dateShip nameGross TonnagePassenger capacityArrival DateDeparture dateMoored quay
No Schedule
Record of Past Cruise Ship Arrivals at Karatsu Port
Called dateShip nameGross
Tonnage
Passenger
capacity
Arrival
Date
Departure
date
Moored quay
April 30, 2017Nipponmaru22,4723984/30
9:00
4/30
16:00
East Port
July 16, 2017Pacific Venus 26,5944607/16
13:00
7/16
22:00
East Port
October 23, 2017Nipponmaru22,47239810/23
8:00
10/23
17:00
East Port
April 3, 2018Star Legend9,9612124/3
8:00
4/3
16:00
East Port
May 21, 2018L'Austral10,7002645/21
13:00
5/21
19:00
East Port
October 4, 2018Bremen6,75215510/4
8:00
10/4
18:00
East Port
October 5, 2018Nipponmaru22,47239810/5
8:00
10/5
17:00
Myoken
October 15, 2018Nipponmaru22,47239810/15
13:30
10/15
19:00
Myoken
October 24, 2018Star Legend9,96121210/24
10:00
10/24
18:00
East Port
October 28, 2018AsukaⅡ50,14287210/28
8:00
10/28
17:00
Myoken
March 9, 2019Pacific Venus 26,5944603/9
9:30
3/9
20:00
East Port
March 19, 2019Star Legend9,9612123/19
8:00
3/19
17:00
East Port
April 3, 2019Star Legend9,9612124/3
8:00
4/3
16:00
East Port
April 20, 2019Silver Muse40,7915964/20
10:00
4/20
20:00
Myoken
April 29, 2019Star Legend9,9612124/29
11:00
4/29
18:00
East Port
May 3, 2019Silver Muse40,7915965/3
10:00
5/3
20:00
Myoken
May 28, 2019Silver Explorer6,1301445/28
7:30
5/28
23:00
East Port
June 4, 2019Le Soleal10,9922646/4
12:00
6/4
19:00
East Port
September 19, 2019AsukaⅡ50,1428729/19
8:00
9/19
17:00
Myoken
October 4, 2019Silver Muse40,79159610/4
8:00
10/4
18:00
Myoken
October 29, 2019Le Laperouse10,00018410/29
12:30
10/29
19:00
East Port

Karatsu Port and the Surrounding Area

Karatsu Port is located in northwestern Saga Prefecture and it faces the Sea of Japan through the Genkai Sea.
“Niji no Matsubara” (a pine tree forest) and Karatsu Castle can be seen from vessels approaching the port. Karatsu Port itself is a good natural port, with Oshima Island and Takashima Island blocking the waves.

Specs of Karatsu Harbor

Karatsu Port East Wharf

Can receive a 26,000-ton class cruise ship.

Depth:   -7.4m
Length:  230m+36m
Yard area: 5.2ha
(Started servicing in April, 2016)

Karatsu Port Myoken Wharf

Can receive a 50,000-ton class cruise ship.

Depth:   -12m
Length:  240m
Yard area: 3.9ha