Based in getxo, the cruise facility is located beside a marina, a leisure área and a EU Flag Beach.
Bilbao city centre is only a twenty-minute drive away, as is the International Airport. Shuttle buses are available for the beach and nearby World Heritage Puente Bizkaia and for Bilbao city centre.
In 2015 the Port of Bilbao received a good number of cruise vessels which had just been completed at the shipyards, and were even larger than others that had berthed in previous seasons. Moreover, some of them are among the largest cruisers sailing around the world.
Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas stands out not only for its size – at 348 metres long and with a 4,200-passenger capacity it is the second largest in the world – but also for choosing Bilbao for its maiden voyage.
12th June and 17th September. - Voyage Charms of Europe: Bilbao, Dover, Ijmuiden, Malmö, Rostock.