The first of these, the MS Black Watch, was set to arrive at Berth 33 today (Wednesday 6 January). It marks the lone visit till 27 March with the arrival of the MV Azores, followed days later by the MV Balmoral. The Marco Polo and the super-sized Brilliance of the Seas will also arrive in late April.
But the cruise liners season proper gets under way in May with no fewer than 17 cruise visits by 10 separate liners scheduled for Dublin Port throughout the month.
May will also see one the port's busiest days for cruises, as the Azores, Astor and L'Austral will all arrive and depart on 17 May, as well as one of the biggest arrivals of the year, the 2,800-plus capacity Celebrity Silhouette on 31 May.
Download the PDF below to see the complete list of schedules cruise liner arrivals and departures for Dublin Port in 2016.