March will be a month of great movement of cruise ships in Funchal . In total, 34 cruisers , 10 different companies that will scale the jetty Pontinha .
The companies that will make stops in Funchal will be the AIDAcruisses that have scales AIDAstella 5 , 4 and 1 AIDAblu AIDAluna , Thomson Holidays , we will have 5 scales liner Thomson Celebration , MSC Cruises , with 4 scales , 2 MSC Armonia , MSC Fantasia and 1 1 MSC Musica , Norwegian Cruise Lines, Norwegian Spirit 3 scales , Costa Cruises , with 3 scales , the Costa Classica 1 and 2 of the Costa Fascinosa , TUI Cruises , with 2 scales Mein Schiff 1 , Fred . Olsen Cruise Lines, 2 scales , 1 of Boudicca and another from Braemar , P & O Cruises , with also two scales , one of the Oriana and the other from Oceana , Phoenix Reisen , with the scale of the Albatros , Silversea , with the scale of Silver Wind .
The busiest day in port during March
The busiest days of the next month will be on March 10 , with the scale of three ships : MSC Fantasia , AIDAstella and Thomson Celebration , which have the capacity to bring 8,000 passengers to the island , the 24th, with the scale of the Albatros ships, Ventura , and AIDAstella Thomson Celebration , and day 30 , with the scales of the Costa Fascinosa , AIDAluna and ships MSC Musica .
Funchal harbor may have 71,380 passengers
As for the number of passengers , vessels will range in March have the capacity to bring 71,380 passengers to Funchal .
Besides the scales vessels make regular cruises the Canaries , some of the vessels calling this month are for steamships that carry positional cruise from Europe to America or the Americas to Europe , as will happen with AIDAluna and the MSC Music .
As to the number of nights in the island are provided for March 12 , ships MSC Armonia twice , Costa Classical also twice the AIDAblu , four times, Mein Schiff 1 twice , the Braemar once , and Silver Wind also once.
January and February had 31 vessels will finish with 26
Compared to the first months of the year , recorded January 31 cruise ships , and February 26 escalas.Este month also marks the end of the series of regular cruises the Mediterranean and Atlantic from Norwegian Cruise Lines with the Norwegian Spirit that began last year , and end of the series of regular cruise ship Costa Classica the Canary Islands .
However, ships are returning next winter season 2014/2015 .
The port will almost always cruise ships , except on days 1 , 2 , 6 , 9 , 15 , 20 , 21 and 22 March