24• 2013: 531 River cruises• 1-7 days• Cruise terminal: 1,510 m2.• open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year• The water depth is 8,23 meters• Average tidal difference of 5,29 meters• Maximum allowed LOA: 265 meters• city center: 300m
25PORT OF ZEEBRUGGE
26• Ideal location• deepsea port• At the axis of sea traffic between Englandand the Continent• On the coast of the North Sea with its famoussandy beaches• short distance from the major cultural citiesof Europe
27• Water depth at hige tide: 16.5 m• Average tidal difference of 4,50 meters• Port acces:− Lock free− Deep water quays up to 12 m− weather protected passengergangway• Cruise ships berth at:− Harbour Mole: 200 m loa− Swedish Quay: 400 m loa
28• easy access to the historical cities and touristareas in Belgium, Holland, Germany andFrance.
29• Easy and non-congested road connections− Bruges 20 minutes− Antwerp 80 minutes− Brussels 75 minutes− Amsterdam 3 hours− Paris 3 hours− Köln (Cologne) 3 hours• 2013: 93 cruises from all around the world